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Question about changing video transmission from 6 to 4mbs

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by dtviewer, Jun 11, 2016.

  1. dtviewer

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    Last weekend I had some video break-up and then freeze while flying my P3A. I'm using an Android tablet and had the video set at 2.7K.
    I was doing some reading as to possible causes and found a couple possibilities. One suggestion was go back to 1080 from 2.7, the other was change the video downlink from 6 to 4mbs.
    So I went into the settings and found where to go from auto to custom, and slide the bar to the left to lower it to 4mbs.
    My question...when I am in custom and change 'that' setting does it also change the channels it uses from auto to custom? It seems like when I went from auto to custom it also affected the channel it chooses to use.
    Am I missing something or overthinking this?

    Thanks again
     
  2. alokbhargava

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    For P3A keep the transmission rate to the lowest.

    In auto Mode, it will select the best channel automatically. Rate will be kept to minimum.
     
  3. Oso

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    Just an FYI that the downlink for a P3A is hardware limited to 2Mb/s. No matter what you set that slider for, it will always be 2Mb/s max for a P3A.
    You can still go into custom mode on your P3A and manually select a quiet channel in your area.
     
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  4. dtviewer

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    Thanks for the posts. I had read that it was limited to 2mb and the Pro was 10 but when I read/saw that it said 6.5mbs in the app I figured it had changed.
    Guess i'll leave it as is.