RX100 mounted on the DJI Phantom Quadcopter

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Re: RX100 mounted on the DJI Phantom Quadcopter
In reply to Sarge_, Aug 30, 2014

I was hoping to use the wifi connection between the RX100 and iPhone, but it seems like the range on that is about 30' max, making it useless for copter use.

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- Sarge

You don't want to use wifi to view the images from the RX100..

Wifi is 2.4ghz, and from what I have read, there's a decent chance the wifi radio will interfere with the Phantom R/C radio (the Phantom I), which also uses the 2.4ghz band.

The Phantom II uses a 5.8ghz R/C radio, so in that case, you would be fine.

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