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1st flights - thoughts and questions

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1st flight - no issues

For the money I am very very happy with this hex.

Video quality is excellent and the gimbal is very stable.

Couple of questions:

1 - takes at least 3 minutes to get a wifi connection and camera feed everytime I power on - is that a normal time?

2 - I lost the camera connect twice while setting up on the ground - is this normal? (not lost while flying though)

3 - There is a noticeable delay in the live feed from the camera - enough that I watch the gimbal start to pan and when I look down I see the start of the pan - somewhere around a 1/2 second delay - is that normal?

There are few things I do not like

1 - the ST16 screen is like a bloody mirror!

2- No switch to drop out of GPS mode in a emergency (I am used to DJI aircraft)

3 - the hex came in a cardboard box without the rucksack - but packed in a polystyrene case which is obviously what is inside the rucksack as its not a cube but the same shape.

Overall very happy with the product.
 
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Take your camera off of the mount.. Re-attach camera. Some here have re-binded there cameras as well. Simple fix..
 
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Mikel,
Welcome to the forum.
It is a known issue that the camera takes forever to connect.
Unless you have NASA's budget, yes there is going to be a bit of a lag.
I have been having so much just flying around, I have not really played with the camera much, but I find it extremely stable even in high winds. Was just messing around in 20+ MPH gust and let go of the controls and she just sits there.
We have all have complained about the display
see post:ST-16 Brightness
and several have gotten anti glare shields that are used on tablets.
I am not a big fan of the supplied foam case but it will work for now.
I want a soft foam case that has pockets for everything.
 
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Just flew mine for the first time. Noticed some twitching when using the right stick. Not as bad in rabbit though. Weird compared to other quads I have built and flown including my Q500.
 
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Rucksack, hum uuum. Ya know I didn't poboy my H and I'm very happy with it. Have you updated the firmware. I know I have.
I hope you have better experience with it.
 
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update: I have spoken to Yuneec about the camera and they are very aware and trying to find a fix - shame they didnt before sending them out.

Still very happy overall
 

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