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  1. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Forward obstacle avoidance failure.

    I've heard of this happening when facing the sun.

    Feb 22, 2017 at 4:52 PM
  2. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread My new Mavic Pro is useless! Disappointed!.

    What's your flight environment like? It it in clear areas away from buildings, bridges, sources of metal and interference?

    Feb 22, 2017 at 12:35 PM
  3. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread My new Mavic Pro is useless! Disappointed!.

    My guess is once you work out the bugs you'll be thrilled... if you can be patient that long. You are in the minority, not that that...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 12:29 PM
  4. Robert Mitchell liked Paul Dawson's post in the thread Controller battery usage.

    Sounds like good advice to me - just wish there was a way of turning off USB charging at will, seems like a flaw not a benefit. Maybe...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 12:26 PM
  5. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Controller battery usage.

    Yes, WiFi is def not needed out in the field, and in fact if you're not actually flying with it (device only mode), it could possibly...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 12:19 PM
  6. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Controller battery usage.

    That's fine if it charges your device, but your device shouldn't be drawing a significant amount. Make sure all nonessential apps are...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 10:28 AM
  7. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Controller battery usage.

    I use a Galaxy S4 and I get at least 3 flight batteries... and yes it does charge my device. I have something in the range of 60-70...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 10:17 AM
  8. Robert Mitchell liked MavicFrank's post in the thread Yes, the Mavic can make a fine handheld unit.

    Wow. Small world. I took some footage like that this weekend. Actually I did fly the drone later in tripod mode and got a better shot....

    Feb 21, 2017 at 8:05 PM
  9. Robert Mitchell liked AlanTheBeast's post in the thread Yes, the Mavic can make a fine handheld unit.

    Aw, tell the truth... you have a Karma!

    Feb 21, 2017 at 8:05 PM
  10. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Yes, the Mavic can make a fine handheld unit.

    Indeed, I didn't even think of that. I'll give it a try. I would want to remove the props in that case because when using the...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:26 PM
  11. Robert Mitchell posted a new thread.

    Yes, the Mavic can make a fine handheld unit

    So, is it the perfect hand held device? No. But, given the portability and capabilities of the camera, it isn't bad when you want to...

    Forum: Mavic Pro Discussions

    Feb 21, 2017 at 3:17 PM
  12. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread Sick of Disconnects, plus....

    Latest versions of everything with no disconnects or glitches. Old Samsung S4. In fact, since the latest upgrade yesterday, latency and...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 7:44 AM
  13. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread A Long Wait.

    I finally did the same thing. Still had a wait but felt direct would be the best way, and it was. Glad you will finally be getting your...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 8:47 AM
  14. Robert Mitchell liked Cyberpower678's post in the thread Controller Stick Mode Poll.

    Using a mode other than 2 makes flying inconsistent with other hard coded RC devices. That's opening yourself to a disaster.

    Feb 16, 2017 at 10:36 PM
  15. Robert Mitchell replied to the thread P4 way more stable than the Mavic in windy conditions..

    Why do you title like that, if they didn't test them both?

    Feb 16, 2017 at 5:26 PM