By default, your contacts will not sync unless you install an app that will allow to sync them. You can either find the Google contacts sync on APKmirror or by following this link. Use the app corresponding to your Android version.
The answer is YES! However, you will need to use an eSIM card to convert the AIR³ into an eSIM compatible unit. The eSIM.me solution has been successfully tested, click here. With such eSIM card, where ever you go, you can easily get an eSIM profile to obtain an internet and/or a local phone number Read more about Can I use an eSIM with AIR³?[…]
If you want to test the Fanet&Flarm signal with another device, here are a couple of information to take into account: If you want to make some tests to understand the ins and outs, while not flying, you should first start with XC Guide. XC Guide provides more information about Flarm and Fanet, so that Read more about How to test the Fanet/Flarm Module?[…]
The following instructions are valid for XCTrack and XC Guide. AIR³ Manager won’t upgrade automatically through Play store. As mentioned in the Software upgrade instructions page, you can upgrade apps manually (watch the video), or automatically via Play store. It may happen that the Play store version is not as recent as the version provided Read more about How do I automatically update my apps via Play Store?[…]
Depending on your eyes, you may want to display cities with bigger font.This is how to proceed: Download the Hyperpilot custom xml file here. If you download it from the browser of AIR³, keep your finger on the file for more than one second and select “Save link” in the contextual menu. Make sure the Read more about How to display cities with bigger font on the map?[…]
Adaptive brightness is a very useful feature of AIR³ 7.3. It greatly increases autonomy. When the device is exposed to more light, the screen adapts and becomes brighter. When the device receives less light, the screen automatically decreases the brightness and thus reduces power consumption. However, you can disable this feature (for example if the Read more about How to disable “Adaptive brightness” with AIR³ 7.3?[…]
Since XCTrack 0.9.9.0 (beta) you can directly see the thermal map layer on both XC Map widget or Task Map widget. You can read below, other ways to get such thermal spots out of the kk7 database . These are now considered as “Old way”… 1/ Thermal hotspots 2/ Thermal map 1/ To get the Read more about Can I see the thermal map and/or hotspots on my AIR³[…]
To use this feature, you need to configure both the AIR³ (Google account) and a Google Drive (Reading/writing rights for this Google account + Openair files with the right naming) as described in this page . If the configuration is not right, you will get this message.
In the event of a rapid descent with a large change in pressure, you might feel a short moment with the sound of the vario, weaker than usual, while using AIR³ 7.3 or 7.3+. This is due to a significant pressure difference between the inside of the unit and the outside. The pressure will quickly Read more about Why is the vario sound weaker after a rapid descent (7.3)?[…]
If you want to return the device to its original state when it was new, check this FAQ. AIR³-XCTrack is preconfigured with ideal settings, according to its specificities. AIR³ Manager communicates with XCTrack to set it ideally. Maybe you have made some changes to the interface or to other settings but you actually prefer to Read more about How do I reset XCTrack/AIR³ to its default settings?[…]