"Chip -- you are leaving comments on the "Comment Wall" section of the DIYDrones forum, which is not a great place to ask questions. (If I were king, it would be disabled. There is the ability to start a discussion here in the DIYDrones IRIS forum…"
"The difference is that if the GoPro WiFi is on, the interference is at your IRIS. As the signal gets weaker between the IRIS and your transmitter, the likelihood of interference from the WiFi increases. With you using WiFi from your phone to you…"
"That's a good question. My guess as to why the CP antennas are talked about/used more with the video is that there is a lot more bandwidth required (not sure if that is an accurate term for analog video, but you know what I mean) for the video…"
"Sweet. I wish I had known about this option a month ago. While I'm happy with my solution, yours is a bit cleaner and would have easily met my needs, and had been cheaper too (as I don't yet need to be charging in the field)."
"Great stuff. Thanks very much for taking the time to summarize and post. Now that the Iris+ has been announced, including an upgrade kit (supposedly for $200) it'll be interesting to see what happens next.
"What a great thread and some great, thoughtful replies! Such a shame this is in the "Unassigned" category, as I usually only view the main page and the IRIS section. I wonder if this can be moved to the IRIS discussion area?