Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

  1. 30secs

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2015
    Messages:
    889
    Likes Received:
    113
  2. Kman

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2014
    Messages:
    919
    Likes Received:
    425
    Location:
    San Francisco, CA
    Running the latest DJI GO app?
     
  3. 30secs

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2015
    Messages:
    889
    Likes Received:
    113
    Yep. Everything is latest.
     
  4. John Locke

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2015
    Messages:
    2,934
    Likes Received:
    1,105
    Location:
    Yorba Linda, CA
    Are you running a custom channel at 4mbps bit rate? Are you flying in a high RF noise area ? I assume you had the antennas pointed up and kept them parallel to the legs of the craft, correct?
     
  5. 30secs

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2015
    Messages:
    889
    Likes Received:
    113
    Auto setting.. Everything stock since this it's still new. Flew over water... No interferences that I know of.. Used to get over 10k' with my p3a with no signal loss... Really strange
     
  6. Mathew thomas

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2016
    Messages:
    4
    Likes Received:
    0
    Strange , your using android .. But app version 2.8.1 was crap on iOS , so maybe the same here.. My p4 range was shot to hell.

    Now the iOS app is updated to 2.8.3 all issues and been sorted .. I've been seeing repeated range test of over 4500m
     
  7. stefan350

    Joined:
    May 31, 2016
    Messages:
    150
    Likes Received:
    22

    Yours actually double mines. I get like 4-5000ft out and it starts to lose signal.

    I get the same or less with my P3P. I also live in a heavily forested area.

    Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  8. Phantom4Ryan

    Joined:
    Apr 9, 2016
    Messages:
    68
    Likes Received:
    42
    My P4 is flying better and further than ever with the new updates. 4500m today on my first test flight still with full signal.[​IMG]


    Sent from my iPad using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  9. Mathew thomas

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2016
    Messages:
    4
    Likes Received:
    0
    Same experience here , fantastic range with the new firmware
     
  10. Jarrediscool

    Joined:
    May 31, 2016
    Messages:
    8
    Likes Received:
    5
    Try doing the channel hack it worked for me.
     

    Attached Files:

  11. Chopstix Kid

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2016
    Messages:
    265
    Likes Received:
    106
    I'm going to have to try this channel hack. I live in suburban area and I can barely get 2200 FEET
     
  12. Tim Calahan

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2016
    Messages:
    2
    Likes Received:
    0
    Does anyone have the link to the P4 channel hack?
     
  13. Jayfdee

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2015
    Messages:
    287
    Likes Received:
    71
    Try this. There is a link in the description to a zip file download.
     
  14. Erised

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2016
    Messages:
    803
    Likes Received:
    333
    Location Location Location, I have more range than the battery can bring me back. If I fly toward my home town just over a mile away and as soon as I get between 2 cell towers I lose signal. Out in the country no problems.
     
  15. JakeMaxxUAV

    Approved Vendor

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2015
    Messages:
    654
    Likes Received:
    369
    Jarrediscool likes this.
  16. Fallguy

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2014
    Messages:
    398
    Likes Received:
    140
    Location:
    Right above you.
    More channels hack read post #723