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  1. rickc

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    I am trying to route the video feed from the Solo Controller, through the micro HDMI port to the input port on a pair of Tovsto Vivid FPV googles. I can't get anything on the goggles. I have tried two different solo controllers, and two different cables, but, still nothing.

    Does something need to be done on the controller or solo control app to activate HDMI output on the controller, or ????
     
  2. pyrate

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    plug into the controller and power on your goggles before you power on the controller, else the feed will not work
     
  3. rickc

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    So, if I read this right:
    - plug hdmi cable into controller
    - power on goggles
    - turn on gopro 4
    - power on solo, then controller, then app

    I am seeing a video feed in the phone app, but nothing in the goggles.

    I become despondent - second pair of goggles tried?
     
  4. speatuk

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    It is a bit hit and miss through the hdmi on the controller if you have a hdmi on your tablet hook up to that in stead.
     
  5. rickc

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    Thank you for the advice. In this case, however, the goggles do not respond to ANY hdmi input, not just to the controller. I will, however, plug the controller into another display to confirm it is ok.
     
  6. Maddog

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    Like others have said, the HDMI out from the controller is very finicky- Unknown why.

    One problem I encountered is the connecter on the controller is mounted too deep for most cables. I had to cut the plastic away from the front of my cable connector so it would reach "deep enough" to make contact.

    Even then, the output was not consistent so I abandoned that approach. I switched to using a "slim port" HDMI adapter connected to my Nexus 7. Plugged my HDMI cable into that and my external monitor and it works great.
     
  7. pyrate

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    I have noticed that a lot lately, more on the micro usb ones
    have had to collect a mass of usb cables, long, short, then, fat
     
  8. rickc

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    I am able to display controller video output via HDMI to my monitors and TV - so the fault must lie within these TOVSTO VIVID goggles.
    ???
     
  9. Maddog

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    Yep.
     
  10. n8lbv

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    I've not tested in a while I can't remember if I was able to get the video both on the phone and HDMI connected display at the same time.
    It may be first come first serve and you only get one.
    I'll have to test that again.

    Also I think the video feed is 720P no matter what you do from the gopro.
    It must get transcoded somewhere.
     
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