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Update from 1.5.30

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by DJJI, Apr 22, 2016.

  1. DJJI

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    Hello, it`s been too long since I have flown this ship.
    Should I update my software to the newest version

    And if I should, which of them should i update to?
    • Phantom 3 Professional Firmware v1.8.80
      2016-04-07
      ZIP
    • Phantom 3 Professional Firmware v1.7.0060
      2016-03-15
      ZIP
    • Phantom 3 Professional Firmware v1.3.20
      2015-08-04

    I know have the version:
    Phantom 3 professional: 1.5.30
    Remote controller: 1.5.70


    Thank you in advance, best regards
     
  2. alokbhargava

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    You should definitely upgrade the P3P FW as 1.5.3 is not stable and 1.6 has better solution for batteries.

    If you are upgrading in anyway, you should upgrade to the latest. You should note that the latest FW on RC and AC work in hand to hand, that means you need to have both upgraded as DJI has implemented encryption in signal transmission for security. That means you should have RC updated to 1.6.0 and AC to 1.8.80. Needless to say, you should upgrade App also to the latest.

    Are you familiar with the upgrade process? If not, follow detailed steps provided by msinger.

    P3 Firmware - HOW TO: Install Phantom 3 firmware
     
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  3. 2k3sgm

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    I did the jump from 1.5 to 1.8 yesterday. Mine would NOT let me go right from 1.5 to 1.8. I had to load 1.7 first then 1.8.
     
  4. DJJI

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    Thanks, I know how to update. I just hear some bad things about theese updates here and there so I just had to make sure that I didn`t do anything super stupid.

    Does anyone know if litchi is coming with touch object and fly after it with the phantom 3 proffesional?

    Thanks alot, have a nice weekend!

    Fly safe!
     
  5. flyNfrank

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    I'm on 1.4.1 and stayin right there unless the moon turns green.
     
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  6. Jeriami

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    Sorry to but in, but once i upgrade batteries & craft & RC, should i remove the FW update or leave it there?
     
  7. AL T

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    Good to hear I'm not alone
     
  8. alokbhargava

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    If you follow installation procedures correctly, chances of failures are minimal.

    Litchi has Track feature for iOS. Select an object and it follows it.
     
  9. alokbhargava

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    I am waiting for the day when moon turns green, we will celebrate for Frank
     
  10. NimpoCub

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    make sure your batt's are updated, then remove it.
     
  11. robinb

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    As you know we had a green moon this side of pond and i went from 1.4.1 to 1.8 last week.
    No regrets so far.
    I fact I think 1.8 is better.
     
  12. alokbhargava

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    Very strange.