What is latency?

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Re: What is latency?

Postby huha » Thu Jul 15, 2010 4:03 pm

On all the "regular" aircrafts ive flown, that include helis and "sport" planes (not hardcore 3D) i've never felt bad with the latency. there's some but its so short that i wouldnt notice it if i didn't pay attention (ive a DX7)

You notice it a lot more flying FPV however, when the screen has a movement delay after you pushed the stick.
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Re: What is latency?

Postby dwentz » Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:50 pm

Another consideration you need to take into account with latency is the time a CPU based radio takes to process the stick movements and send that info to the receiver. In most newer radios is very fast but on some of the older radios with slower CPU's and limited resources this time can ad up.

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