4.1 / 5.018 ReviewsDurability3.8 / 5Reliability3.7 / 5Performance3.8 / 5Ease Of Use4.6 / 5Value3.2 / 5Would You Recommend?Yes (13)No (3)January 6, 2020Purchased
2 months agoDurability1 / 5Reliability1 / 5Performance1 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value1 / 5Would You Recommend?NoSave your moneySorry, this sucks and I'm calling Sporty's and I want my money back. My Stratus was lasting less than 1hr. Then I bought this thinking I would bring my Stratus back to its former glory. Well, I installed and was surprised it only gives me 2 hrs of total use. Completely crap! Yes, I'm pissed. 100 bucks wasted!December 29, 2019Response from Sporty's Pilot ShopThank you for the review. Once installed, try 2 things to improve the battery notification acuracy: 1. Do a factory reset by holding down the power button for 30 seconds. Stratus will go through a series of flashes while it resets. 2. Reset the battery meter. To do this, allow the stratus to run all the way down. Leaving it on overnight should do this. Then charge the unit all the way up. Again, doing this overnight is best. This should improve the accuracy on the way Stratus displays remaining battery life. Also, you can check the battery life inside foreflight (devices tab).January 20, 2020Doug RDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesPerfect replacement!Flawless, works exactly as recommended, even includes the tool required to make the swap.December 23, 2019Purchased
2 months agoDurability3 / 5Reliability1 / 5Performance1 / 5Ease Of Use3 / 5Value1 / 5Would You Recommend?NoPoor battery replacement lifeThe replacement battery for my Stratus 2S displays a short lifetime. I am only able to get a maximum of 2.5 hours of battery life out of the replacement whereas the original battery, when new, provided 4-5 hours of battery life. I DO NOT RECOMMEND this product.December 22, 2019Purchased
3 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesThanks, seems to work great and holds charge for more than two hours again. I have not tested to maximum charge, however the original battery lasted at least eight hours.
I received two units in the shipment and am returning the excess one unit this week.September 16, 2019Purchased
5 months agoDurability4 / 5Reliability4 / 5Performance4 / 5Ease Of Use4 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesPricey but does what I wanted.Glad they finally came out with a replacement battery instead of forcing the customer to buy a new unit. Easy to replace but sides do not fit quite as clean as the original.September 6, 2019Purchased
6 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesReplacement BatteryI was really disappointed when after 2 years, the original battery started only lasting 1-1/2 hours instead of the 8 hour battery life Apareo claimed, especially paying the highest price on the market for this type of GPS receiver. The battery started to puff and expand the case. I purchased the replacement and it was an easy install. So far so good. Battery is now lasting longer than my flights so I don't know yet exactly how long the charge life is yet. Great replacement, works like new.August 25, 2019Purchased
8 months agoReliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesVery easy to install and has worked great so far. Two 2 hr flights back to back and landed with about 50% of life left.August 18, 2019Purchased
6 months agoEase Of Use5 / 5Value3 / 5Would You Recommend?YesSimple to InstallGood product. The instructions for installation were clear and concise. The necessary tool was included. It was easy to install the replacement battery.July 29, 2019Purchased
7 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesIF COST WOULD BE $70, VALUE GETS 5 STARS.
ALL TO GATHER IS VERY GOOD BUY FOR ME!April 2, 2019Purchased
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