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Eye-Fi-Mobi Securely Connects your iPad or iPhone to your Digital SLR Camera for Automated Wireless Photo and Video Transfers (Update 3) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 🎥🎥🎥

July 13, 2013

Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card connects your iPad (or iPhone) to your Digital SLR Camera (or hundreds of other Digital cameras) for Auto Wireless Transfer of images and video clips. The Eye-Fi-Mobi 16GB SD Wireless Class 10 Memory Card features Read and Write speeds of 10MB per second. So in the world of digital imaging this means about 3-seconds each image, assuming large 18 to 22 MP imagers cameras, delivering large JPEG images that may be from 8MB to 15MB files depending on detail and noise in the image file.

Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card contains a built-in 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi transmitter-receiver, operating on the 2.4GHz band, the same type of Wi-Fi that may be set up in your home wireless system. The Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card enables you to instantly send photos and videos from your SDHC-enabled camera to your Apple iPad, iPhone (or Android smartphone) without the need for a separate home-wireless network or an office-wireless network.

The Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card has its own transceivers built-in, therefore the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card creates its own Secure Wireless Network, with a dedicated secure connection to your iPad or iPhone. The Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card makes it much quicker and easier for you to share your images via email, text, or social media sites, because these high quality images captured with your Digital Camera transfer into your iPad wirelessly, or into your iPhone Photo Library. Once the images are in your Apple iOS device, access and transmission into FACEBOOK or TWITTER are a very familiar path.

🎥 Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card. This SD card was designed for be simply install in your digital camera and the free Eye-Fi App. The Eye-Fi App is available from the Apple App Store or Google Play, to be installed on your iPad, simply enter the 10-digit activation code into the App when you first click onto the App Icon, located on the back of the Mobi card case, and you’re good to go. Once pairing your iPad with your Digital Camera, the card transfers all the images and videos from the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card to the iPad, and whenever new Photos or Videos are detected by the App. Additionally, once the transfer is complete, the Eye-Fi-Mobi (WiFi) SD card stops its Wi-Fi-connection to conserve your Camera’s battery life. Advanced power management also optimizes battery use for the Digital Camera and the iPad.

🎥 Eye-Fi gives photo lovers, amateurs, and professionals a no-compromises image transfer solution: The great quality pictures & videos from your digital camera are unaltered, and instantly accessible to view, edit, and share by your iPad. Since the iPad has available to to it a comprehensive range of Image Editors Apps like Photogene and Photoshop Express, image editing may be performed quickly, at the location of where the images were captured. This is an amazing tool for photojournalists and event photographers.

🎥 Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card use Example. Whether you are a Mom or a Photo Event Shooter, lets say you are photographing a Birthday Party. Insert the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card into your Canon SLR camera, turn on your iPad, and activate the WiFi connection menus for your Camera and the iPad. Once the connection is established, which is almost totally automated, connect your iPad to your Large Screen 60″ TV using a HDMI cable and the iPad connection kit. This connection permits anyone in the Home (or Event Venue) to see each of your pictures immediately after capture on the Big Screen TV screen. For indoor use the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card’s WiFi range is about 45 feet (the separation distance of the Canon Camera to the iPad) and for outdoor use the range is about 90 feet.

🎥 Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card use Example. For Studio Photographer, lets say you are photographing portraits. Insert the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card into your Canon SLR camera, turn on your iPad, and activate the WiFi connection menus for your Camera and the iPad. Once the connection is established, which is almost totally automated, connect your iPad to your Large Screen 60″ TV, rotated 90° into Portrait Orientation, assuming you are shooting Portait oriented images, otherwise do not rotate the Large Screen TV, using a HDMI cable and the iPad connection kit. This connection permits anyone in the Photo Studio, particularly the Subject, and the Client, to see each of the pictures immediately after capture on the Big Screen TV screen.

🎥 Delivering high quality images onto a Large Screen Display with this simple HDMI connection is a Very Impressive Setup. As this is an Indoor arrangement, the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card’s WiFi range is about 45 feet (the separation distance of the Canon Camera to the iPad). This setup is very effective for obtaining feedback by the Client or the Subject. This Setup is also very effective for On-Site Product Photography, like shooting Food Preparations for fine restaurants, or shooting Live Stage Performances. The visuals shown in this fashion, the Chefs and Restaurant Managers are very impressed; their feedback is also important in obtaining Client acceptance of the imaging, and possible reshooting a dish, with a particular lighting change, or rotation of the dish, for example. This makes the Client part of the Image Creation.

🎥 The Eye-Fi App requires an Eye-Fi SDHC wireless memory card. SmartPhones may fall short for some of life’s many moments that require zooming to telephoto, high-speed shooting, low light, Good quality Flash shooting, and other features that make digital cameras a superior choice.

🎥 With an Eye-Fi wireless SDHC memory card, you can quickly and easily turn the SLR or digital pocket camera you already own, into a WiFi camera to showcase your best shots, in real-time using your favorite Apps, like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

🎥 Eye-Fi Mobi, no network or hotspot is required. Eye-Fi Mobi data card actually creates its own private WiFi network so it works anywhere you and your iPad or iPhone are located, about 45 foot range.

🎥 Eye-Fi Mobi. When the Eye-Fi data card is paired to your iPhone or iPad, the free Eye-Fi Mobi App transfers your Digital Camera’s photos & videos directly to your Apple iOS iPad or iPhone’s camera roll, whenever new Photos or Video clips are detected. Once the transfer of all the images and videos are completed, the card disconnects its WiFi connection to save your Camera battery.Eye-Fi comes in two great options:

Eye-Fi-Mobi:
• 8GB or 16 GB capacity
• Class 10 speed for ultra-fast high speed performance
• Compatible with thousands of cameras (check at http://www.eye.fi/cameras)
• Instantly uploads to smartphones or tablets
• Uploads what you shoot (jpeg + many video formats)

Eye-Fi Pro X2:
Offers all of the above PLUS
• 16 GB capacity
• Uploads RAW files
• Instantly uploads to your Windows or Mac computer over a home WiFi network

🎥 How to get started:
• Mobi: Launch the Eye-Fi app and enter the 10-digit activation code found on the back of your Mobi card case when prompted.
• ProX2: First, you will need to activate & set up your ProX2 card using Eye-Fi Center software on your Windows or Mac computer. After launching the Eye-Fi app, tap the sign in link at the bottom of the screen and enter your new Eye-Fi account credentials. The Eye-Fi-ProX2 cards do not come with a 10-digit activation code.

🎥 To learn more and buy an Eye-Fi SDHC wireless memory card, visit us at http://www.eye.fi. Release Date: Mar 04, 2009. Most recent App update: June, 2013. There have been 22 updates since the App was initially released, which shows that Eye-Fi is very interested in reacting to customer suggestions, and making improvements.


🎥 Initial Installation and Set-Up of the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card. The following is a step-by-step Initial Installation and Set-Up of the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card. The amazing element of this digital SD data card is that it includes, not only the 16GB of flash-memory, but includes a self contained WiFi network transmitter and a secure wireless Router. Effectively the Digital Camera becomes a WiFi hot-spot-wireless-router that connects securely with your iPad or iPhone. The step-by-step guide is simulated as we setup our Canon 5D Mark III, Canon Rebel 4Xti, Canon D650 cameras, with the Apple iPad v4, iPad-mini, and iPhone-5 devices, for the First Time, only.

•1⃣ Download the Eye-Fi App from the Apple App store.
•2⃣ Launch the Eye-Fi App on the iPad, the App’s opening screen requests-requires your input of this unique 10 character Code; type in to the Box the 10 character Code printed on the SD case. The App will not open until this Code is placed into the opening Box, only inputted the first time the App is opened. Save this Code, particularly if you want to ave the App on your iPhone too, or if you get a new or replacement iPad or iPhone.
•3⃣ Open the Data Card door of your Camera and insert the Eye-Fi-Mobi data card, then close the camera door.
•4⃣ Turn on the Digital Camera, in this case our Canon 5D3, press the MENU button on the top-left, on the back of the camera body. Use the 8-way selector moving to the right on the menu screens to the 1st Wrench screen.
•5⃣ Move the pointer down to the menu-item: Wi-Fi Settings; click onto this item, and select Enable, as the default setting is Disable. Leave the Camera on, and return to the iPad.
•6⃣ On the iPad, click onto the iPad Setting App Icon, select Wi Fi, and make sure both Wi Fi switches are set to ON.
•7⃣ Watch the list of Wi Fi: “Choose a Network”. Simultaneously, pick up the Digital Camera, and take 5 quick pictures. Look at your iPad and looking for a Network choice: Eye-Fi Card 681bbf, or similar, see image below for example.
•8⃣ Once the Eye-Fi Card 999abc shows on the Wi Fi List, select it, then close the Settings App.
•9⃣ Open the Eye-Fi App on the iPad. You should be visualizing images being transmitted into the Eye-Fi Folder in your iPad. This completes the initial setup. If you do not see images, take 5 fast shots with your Digital Camera, to prompt the connection. The Eye-Fi App will initially transfer wirelessly all the Images that are on the Eye-Fi-Mobi Card. Thereafter, as images are taken with the digital camera, images will transfer one-by-one.
•🔠 This completes the Initial Setup of the WiFi connection between your Digital Camera and your iPad. The steps are identical for setting up an iPhone.


🎥 Initial Installation and Set-Up of the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card. Connection Guide for USE of the Canon 5D Mark III with the iPad v4. It is assuming the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD card is installed into the digital camera, the Eye-Fi App is installed and activated with the 10 character code, performing the initial nine set-up steps above.

•1⃣ Launch the Eye-Fi App, on the iPad.
•2⃣ While on the iPad, click onto the iPad Setting Icon, select Wi Fi (Network).
•3⃣ Watch the list of Wi Fi “Choose a Network” screen.
•4⃣ Simultaneously, with your Digital Camera, take 5 fast pictures.
•5⃣ Look at your iPad, and select the Network choice: Eye-Fi Card 987abc, or similar, once it shows on the list, this may take 10 to 15 seconds to appear, as the Connection is being established.
•6⃣ Re-Open the Eye-Fi App on the iPad. You should see each of the 5 images being transmitted into the Eye-Fi Folder in your iPad.

•🔠 For our Canon 5D3 each full-resolution 22MP JPEG image transfers at a rate of about One Image every 3 seconds.
•🔠 Every time you take a shot, the image will transmit into your iPad, one-by-one, as long as the camera and the iPad are on, and the distance between these two devices are less than 45 feet indoors, or less than 90 feet outside.
•🔠 These 6 six steps completes the Eye-Fi-Mobi WiFi Connection between the Digital Camera and the iPad. Its that simple.
•🔠 Notice the Camera and iPad screens displayed below for assistance.


🎥 In the image above, there are 5 menu items, before the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card is inserted into the Canon 5D Mark-III. When the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card is placed into the 5D3, the image below has 6 menu items, as the Camera recognizes the Mobi SD card.

🎥 The First Time when using the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card, you have select ENABLE. The camera’s defalut setting is DISABLED.

🎥 The image above shows the Canon 5D3 menu screen when clicking onto the Eye-Fi Settings menu item. The Image below shows the information displayed, when clicking onto the Connection Info menu item, all the relevent information about the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card’s WiFi connection is displayed. If you are in this screen on the 5D3 while images are trnasferring to your iPad or iPhone, the WiFi Logo next to Transferring becomes animated.

🎥 Admittedly, Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card is a very well designed SD Card. It it amazing to think that a complete WiFi Network Transceiver and an automated, secure Router are built into the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card. The process is very automated.

🎥 The image below is visual of our iPad. Once you start the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card APP, you need to go to the Settings Icon of the iPad, select the WiFi tab, then have this screen, have the Yes buttons selected for WiFi, and Ash to Join WiFi, otherwise the iPad will not ask you to join the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card’s WiFi transmission.

🎥 Note, the first time you start the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card APP, the application will ask for the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card’s 10 Alpha/Numeric “activation code.” Dont loose this Code, as you will need to reactivate the App is you upgrade to a now iPad, or it you desire to use the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card with your iPhone, or any new iDevice.

🎥 To learn more about the Free App that operates with the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD Card:
http://itunes.apple.com/app/eye-fi/id306011124?uo=5

🎥 For information on buying the Eye-Fi-Mobi SD 18GB DataCard visit Amazon Link: http://www.amazon.com/Eye-Fi-Wireless-Deliver-Android-MOBI-16/dp/B00CRFK4FC/


http://support.eye.fi/about-eye-fi-connected-cameras/



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