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Updated to 1.6 shaky Phantom 3 Professional help!

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by smoke23, Feb 4, 2016.

  1. smoke23

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    I just updated my P3P firmware to 1.6. I have one of the first Phantom 3's that came out. Went out to test today and the Phantom is very shaky. I always do a IMU calibration after every firmware upgrade and compass calibration. I shot a quick video of the problem:

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    What should I do now?
     
  2. marzipana

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    Was it very windy? (It sounds windy through your mic.) I thought they tend to hover within a small radius anyway, rather than stock still? I can't compare, because I only have the P3A and that was updated to 1.6 on the day I got it, so I'm not sure what previous firmware was like.
     
  3. James Stout

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    Over in the dji forum they say down grade then upgrade again
     
  4. alirz

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    I don't see any shake to be honest.
     
  5. flyNfrank

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    That is fairly common if you just descended from a little higher altitude. Even more so if some wind is part of the equation.
     
  6. NRJ

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    I was out flying today and wind was 8mph with gusts up to 21mph. Mine looked just like yours. I think that is normal. That is why you have a 3 axis gimbal to keep the camera still while the aircraft is maintaining as best it can in the wind. I also noticed a lot of clouds overhead. It is not supposed to just remain still in the wind. There is nothing to hold it except the gps, vps, and other electronics which do a great job. But your video looks normal to me. If your video on the aircraft is shaky, then you may have a problem. Happy flying.
     
  7. dirtybum

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    Mine did that one day and it was really cold out. The next time I flew it is about 20° warmer and it didn't happen. Maybe mine was a fluke
     
    #7 dirtybum, Feb 5, 2016
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