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Using an iPhone for FPV on non-vision Phantom

Discussion in 'FPV (First Person View)' started by vgt, Feb 24, 2015.

  1. vgt

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    Hey Everyone -

    I have a Phantom 2, with GoPro and Zenmuse Gimbal. I would ultimately like to add an FPV setup, but I really don't want to add the giant screen. Is it possible to use an iPhone, similar to the way the Vision does?

    Sean
     
  2. Hughie

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    Your problem is that the P2 Non Vision uses 2.4Ghz for control. So using the same frequency for a video downlink is a non-starter. Your best option is to look at a 5.8Ghz system, and there are some monitors which come with integral 5.8Ghz receivers.
     
  3. QYV

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    the short answer is no, not on a non-Vision. There are technical reasons why the Vision works how it works and uses an app/iPhone, and the non-Vision series don't.

    So you gotta make your own call... do you want a Vision series with ease of use, iphone app and inferior video... or do you want a non-Vision, superior video, and have to add a proper FPV kit with display. btw, that proper FPV kit I mentioned will run you almost exactly $400 total.
     
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