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Worth upgrading from P3A?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by iMack, Aug 13, 2016.

  1. iMack

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    Okay so I've gone crashed my P3A recently. I was using Litchi waypoints for the first time and just clipped a tree, obviously flying too low. Rookie mistake. It still flies perfectly and the camera is functional but the gimbal is bust. It does have a crack on either side however - but epoxy could easily sort that.

    Is it worth upgrading the camera for a 4k version? - the camera itself is about half the price of a new model. Or look into buying a second hand P3P and sell the old one for parts? Anyone had a similar situation?

    Cheers,
     
  2. Fife-Flying

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    Hey, I've thought a lot about this and from what I've heard you can't install a 4k camera on it, I may be wrong but that what I've seen so far. Plus the price of the cameras you can buy a P3P for nearly the same price.

    Hope it help's

    Alougth adds a few extra 100s you can get the P4 :)
     
  3. iMack

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    Hi Fife,

    Ah, I thought that was possible. Well that's something to consider now. Maybe if I had that P4 it wouldn't have crashed in the first place? :)

    Decisions decisions...
     
  4. Fife-Flying

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    I was in the same boat as you, and saw a lot of people asking - But the answer that came up a lot was, No due to firmware so on so on. So I kept my advance then upgraded to P4 this week and yeah I would highly advise on that :) was flying today in very high winds and works like a charm.