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Do not perform firmware update while the aircraft is still flying in the air.Only carry out firmware update when the aircraft is landed.With the Phantom 3 firmware update, you have to pay attention to the beeps the quadcopter gimbal and remote controller are emitting during the upgrade. I have videos below which will also take you step by step through the update process.If the Phantom 3 firmware update fails try the following.Please note that the Phantom 4 firmware update uses an easier process using either the DJI Go or DJI Assistant 2 app.With every firmware upgrade you will also find release notes.Reformat the SD card with FAT32 file system if you need to.Make sure you have a good internet connection when downloading the firmware update package.
Having to start the process all over again is one outcome.
Download the package again onto a clean memory card.
Make sure that you downloaded the correct package for your Phantom 3 and follow the best practices below.
With the Phantom 3, you update both the quadcopter and remote controller with the same firmware file.
Since the release of the new Phantom 3 Professional and Advanced models in April, there are been 4 firmware releases.These are always quite interesting to read as the release notes tell you exactly the bugs, issues and improvements will the firmware will fix.Here is a few of the bugs and enhancements which the Phantom 3 firmware updates have contained up to the present.Be sure to also update the remote controller firmware to the latest version.