Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

Advanced Not understanding phantom orientation on screen

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by bobbird, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. bobbird

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2016
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    On my orientation screen , bottom left on camera view, the direction of the nose of the phantom with flight forward towards the controller does not correlate to the actual flight, despite compass calibration. Any thoughts? Thanks!



    Sent from my iPad using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  2. marzipana

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2016
    Messages:
    290
    Likes Received:
    33
    You may have to calibrate the compass in your phone or tablet as well.


    Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  3. StevenQX

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2015
    Messages:
    786
    Likes Received:
    185
    Location:
    Italy
    Shake your tablet/phon in any direction even if it's already on the rc, you'll see the arrow pointing where the phantom nose is.
     
  4. bobbird

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2016
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Thanks marzipana and StevenQX. Tried both suggestions without success. Despite pointing directly at me/ the transmitter, the phantom orientation remains pointing at a 90 degree angle away from the white transmitter marker on the screen


    Sent from my iPad using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  5. Imabiggles

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2013
    Messages:
    299
    Likes Received:
    84
    Isnt that arrow the direction of flight not the direction of nose?