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Which firmware to choose?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by jasonb777, Dec 29, 2015.

  1. jasonb777

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    So I am going to roll back the firmware tonight because of the speed loss and was wondering which firmware do you seasoned pilots recommend? 1.3.2 , 1.4.001, 1.5.003, 0r 1.6.004?
     
  2. tcope

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    I think you can only roll back one release.

    Notes´╝Ü 1. Users are advised to update all the Intelligent Flight Batteries with this All-in-One firmware.
    2. The firmware can be downgraded to v1.5.30.
     
  3. msinger

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    It would be interesting to know if you can roll back to the next previous release after rolling back one version. A few people have posed that question here, but I haven't seen anyone try it yet.
     
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    You have noticed a speed decrease? Is it cold where you fly?
    I have seen this mentioned here before, but I was under the impression that the speed was only slowed in cold conditions to assist the battery.
     
  5. jasonb777

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    I will try it and let you know. But where would you check the battery firmware?
     
  6. jasonb777

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    I live on the eastern coast of N.C. I did a flight yesterday morning. It was about 70ish out side. When I came back I throttled up at about 55% battery, and the max mph was 7.
     
  7. jasonb777

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    I assume the battery firmware will stay the same?
     
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    There is no place to view the currently installed battery firmware. I believe you can only downgrade the Phantom firmware.
     
  9. jasonb777

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    so, I guess the battery shut off feature is in the battery firmware, and the loss of speed is in the phantom firmware?
     
  10. jasonb777

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    Alright v. 1.05 downgraded successfully. About to try 1.4, but before I do I need to know, if I do this and it works, will there be downgrade on the RC firmware too?
     
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    Are you certain it wasn't the wind effecting your speed? I did a few flights today and my return time on my last flight was single digits. At first I was a little concerned but when I looked at the flight data the wind had picked up significantly and I just hadn't thought about it. I haven't updated to the latest FW yet.
     
  12. jasonb777

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    I don't think the forward flight was effected., just the vertical ascending. It was good until I had drained the pack some and then I noticed the sluggish power that wasn't there before.
     
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    I started out with a new P3 Advanced and the latest firmware and found the drone was plenty fast however I have nothing to compare it to. I would never downgrade as the new firmware versions are addressing bugs and issues as they arise.
     
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    As a matter of fact my iphone 5s drained faster than the intelligent batteries.
     
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    You'll have nothing to complain about then.