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to upgrade or not to upgrade

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Nate-xt, Aug 21, 2016.

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  1. Nate-xt

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    So i have the P2 with gopro hero 4, im thinking about getting a fpv set for it. but the p3s are a good deal right now and i might be able to sell for a deal. Should i go fpv, or p3?
     
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    P3A or P3P then add FPV headset an option?
     
  3. Nate-xt

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    no, but the p3 all have a screen already
     
  4. brettinteriors

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    Litchi has fpv (vr goggle ). It is far better than the fat shark and other fpv setups

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  5. Nate-xt

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    yes thats what i was thinking
     
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    Any reason why you would not upgrade to the P4 (aside from price)?

    Cheers
     
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    I have a P3S with a DBS mod antenna (I didn't like the range on the stock P3S) and I'm quite happy with it for now. I also have Litchi if I want to use VR with a headset. Even though I'm happy with my modded P3S, if I had it to do over again, I would buy a P3A or P3P. Personally, I can't justify the extra $ for a P4.

    However, now that I'm hooked, I'm afraid that my P3S will turn into a gateway Phantom, constantly luring me toward bigger and better.
     
  8. Nate-xt

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    no price is the only thing
     
  9. Nate-xt

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    i think i would be happy with a p3s
     
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    Fpv on P3 would need a good signal to get solid video feed. Did you have any 2.4Ghz amps? Otherwise just buy a P3A. As far as I know the P3S or 4K video feed will get choppy at 150-200m on stock remote (dense suburb area). I also heard the recent firmware for P3S is a total junk. Some people lose their signal at 30-40m on stock.
     
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    Ok, ill try to get the p3a
     
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    I have a P2 with the FPV setup. Just get a P3A. I'm actually considering selling my P2 for the P3A. I think I'm done working with wifi and want to upgrade to lightbridge.

    I just need to convince the wife and find the best deal I can.

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  13. Nate-xt

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    ok so i looked at the referbished models which seem like a good deal to me, but what does this mean?
    The DJI refurbished Phantom 3 comes in two versions, each with a different type of motors (2312 and 2312A) with equal performance. We will ship the different versions of the refurbished Phantom 3 randomly.
    what is the dif?
     
  14. regdawg

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    Not sure but whats the refurb 3A going for?

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    better drone cheaper price