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Old Dec 02, 2011, 04:41 PM
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Cheap Headplays, do they still exist?


Hey, I remember back a few months ago when I DIDN'T have the money to buy them, dell was selling headplays for 99$, does anyone know where any deals are for them other than $300? Or if anyone would want to sell theirs that are NIB just sitting on a shelf let me know, thanks! :-)
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Old Dec 02, 2011, 04:42 PM
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i personally would look into some fatshark base's or dominators over headplays, these days anyway.....
Old Dec 02, 2011, 04:46 PM
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I'm thinking that's what I'm going to have to do... IDK, I've been a customer for awhile with RV, maybe they'll cut me a deal seeing as I'm buying a few other things from them.
Old Dec 02, 2011, 04:51 PM
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I'm thinking that's what I'm going to have to do... IDK, I've been a customer for awhile with RV, maybe they'll cut me a deal seeing as I'm buying a few other things from them.
what's wrong with headplays without a box? $225 is pretty dang cheap, they were $500 a few years ago when I was first looking in goggles, haha.

that said, people have commented on the dominators having a really good picture, better picture and colors than the fatshark base's. Might look into them, they are more rugged than headplays
Old Dec 02, 2011, 04:54 PM
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Dude it's been a MASSIVE toss up between them... Everything in me is telling me to get the Dominators, seeing as I can upgrade them later with headtracking/built in reciever... idk...
Old Dec 02, 2011, 05:00 PM
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Dude it's been a MASSIVE toss up between them... Everything in me is telling me to get the Dominators, seeing as I can upgrade them later with headtracking/built in reciever... idk...
although the headplays have 800x600 resolution, FPV transmissions can only do 640x480 res, so there is really no reason to have more then that.

dominators have great support, upgradability, and are purpose built for FPV.

headplays are discontinued, non upgradable, and you have to use a liberator box (should be called ball and chain IMHO).

plus, fatshark is just a good name in the FPV world.

"what goggles you use?"
"Fatshark Dominators"
"oooOOOOOOOOOOOOooo"
Old Dec 02, 2011, 05:03 PM
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/sigh... I think you may have convinced me man... I'm gonna wait for an email back from Vova, but I think I may go with the fattys
Old Dec 02, 2011, 06:13 PM
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Id go the Fatsharks for sure, I never liked the headplays at all, picture might have been great but it just sat on ur head wrong, heaps of sunlight in the sides, small screens - IMO.
Old Dec 02, 2011, 06:29 PM
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I'll sell you a still shrink wrapped set for 175 shipped.
Old Dec 02, 2011, 07:03 PM
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Headplays are great. I got one for $99 shipped, and the image looks better than fatsharks. The liberator is definitely a ball and chain, but I if you don't mind sitting down on a chair while you fpv then it's not an issue. Some people walk around and fpv at the same time, I can't do that lol.


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