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replacing p3a camera with p3p camera

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Reynaldo, Jul 17, 2016.

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  1. Reynaldo

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    If I replace the camera/gimbal, I will get 4k quality. Is it as simple as it sounds? I read something about the p3p using a higher speed lightbridge...or does the hardware come with the camera set up itself?

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    That is what I understand. I have done it.
     
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    The gimbal board above the camera will give you the 4k and the 10Mb/s downlink speed of the P3P, but most people who make the change just replace the camera/gimbal at the same time as a unit.

    Then of course you need to install the P3P firmware instead of the P3A firmware.
     
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    Yep, I did it and the FPV clarity alone was fantastic. Can't recommend it enough! Just cut off the plastic pins holding everything together and unplug two cables - super easy.
     
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    Anyone knows where to find a good deal on these ?


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    Message Hunch here - he's a first-class gentleman and well regarded all around. Provided your Advanced gimbal/camera is in good shape, for that plus $200 he'll send you a brand-new factory Pro gimbal/camera and the extra hardware to attach it. Best money I've spent on any mod!
     
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