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I turned the WiFi off on my controller. I then made 2 sucsessful flights. Is this ok to do?
 
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I turned the WiFi off on my controller. I then made 2 sucsessful flights. Is this ok to do?
You mean flying without gps.. Flying without wifi is impossible

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No,I don’t know of a way to turn off the GPS. I turned off the WiFi on my controller. But I think this is only the WiFi you use to connect the controller to the internet. I don’t think it is the WiFi used to fly the unit. I was just trying to make sure it was ok to do this. Evidently it is ok because I have made several flights with it turned off.
 

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It is indeed the wifi to connect to the internet. It is safe to switch it off

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The video and controller links are both “WiFi”. You were just turning off link used for updates etc. That doesn’t work out in the boonies.


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I turned the WiFi off on my controller. I then made 2 sucsessful flights. Is this ok to do?

I seem to remember reading somewhere that this is a good idea. I always have mine turned off... It's only on when I am downloading updates for the Karma. I can't remember where I read it...But someone indicated that having it on was a possible source of wi-fi interference, which could reduce the distance or range you can fly your Karma.
 

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