"Chirp under the MP"

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  1. turnpike17

    turnpike17 Member

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    Opened my Mavic today and sat it on my desk in my quiet office to start firmware upgrades and change any appropriate settings. The first thing I noticed after turning on was a fairly quick "chirping" sound coming from one of the sensors on the bottom. Sounded almost like a sonar'ish chirp. Would that be the VPS on the bottom? Normal? Is everyone else's doing this? Thanks guys.
     
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    dewster Well-Known Member

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    I would say that you have excellent hearing.


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    Kilrah Well-Known Member

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    That could be because of the sonar on the bottom? ;)
     
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    Usually it's silent or at frequencies where humans can't hear though right?
     
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    Kilrah Well-Known Member

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    What you hear is not the actual sound, but it starting/stopping to transmit in short pulses. Like the sound a GSM phone would make in a stereo a few years ago.
     
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