Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

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

Speed & live view glitch

Discussion in 'Phantom 4 Help' started by Hangman3, Feb 16, 2017.

  1. Hangman3

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2016
    Messages:
    26
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi,

    I`m still very new to piloting a drone so you will have to bear with me.

    Firstly, I took the P4 out & tried S mode for the first time & found that it only registered a speed in the upper 20`s. It was a perfctly still and sunny day and had been given about half a mile in a straight line to get up to speed.

    I then landed, shut down, re-started & tried again in P mode. This time the speed maxed out in the power 20`s. Do I have a problem?



    Also, the system required an update for the Go4 app the other day & since then, the live screen keeps blanking out with like digital fuzz is probably the best way to describe it. Can this be corrected? Can I uninstall & get the previous version somewhere? What to do please?

    Its difficult to fly safely or film anything when the live view keeps doing this.
     
  2. Jayfdee

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2015
    Messages:
    615
    Likes Received:
    205
    Location:
    Morecambe Bay UK
    In S mode I get speeds up to 50 mph, usually only 45mph without wind assistance. You will know if you are in S mode as the aircraft will be very responsive and twitchy.
    So if it does not feel extra responsive, and reach 45 mph,in S, then something is wrong.
     
  3. rockydog

    Joined:
    May 25, 2015
    Messages:
    1,209
    Likes Received:
    353
    Location:
    London UK
    It sounds as if you haven't enabled Multiple Flight Modes in the Main Controller Settings page of the app. You need to do this to use Sports Mode.
     
  4. captainlewi

    Joined:
    Jan 29, 2017
    Messages:
    3
    Likes Received:
    1
    As stated above, you need to enable multiple flight modes from within the DJI go app


    Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - Speed live view Forum Date
P4P max speed Phantom 4 Pro Discussion Thursday at 1:42 AM
Latest iOS 4.1.2 app - loss of speed Phantom 4 Discussion Jun 19, 2017
New P4 Pro plus, P mode shows 45 mph speed Phantom 4 Pro Discussion Jun 16, 2017
Litchi waypoint speed then losing contact Phantom 4 Discussion Jun 14, 2017
Shooting Stills with ND filters? shutter speed issue? Phantom 4 Pro Discussion Jun 13, 2017