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First reviews of the Phantom 4 are positive

First reviews of the Phantom 4 are positive

The first reviews for DJI’s new Phantom 4 have been positive overall. It has been noted the object avoidance won’t necessarily see thin objects like wires or branches and that the tracking can lose its subject; for most people these are relatively small niggles but potential buyers should be aware the new features are not fool proof. Gizmodo managed to crash their Phantom 4 whilst testing it, albeit their reviewer was flying in sports mode where the collision detection doesn’t […]

A must watch multicopter rap review!

A must watch multicopter rap review!

It’s not everyday you see a multicopter review done as a rap, so this video goes down as a must watch for that fact alone. The lyrics are possibly a little out of date as Solo has recently dropped to under $1000 with a gimbal on Amazon and the cablecam is now multipoint and the Solo range was increased in firmware within 2015, that’s nitpicking with an otherwise great effort for a review.

Detailed look at the H3-3D by UK Retailer Quadcopters

Detailed look at the H3-3D by UK Retailer Quadcopters

The guys over at the UK retailer www.quadcopters.co.uk have done a detailed look at the H3-3D, it looks like when flown normally there isn’t a noticeable issue of the landing gear getting in the way of shots as seen under extreme yaw.

Test flight of the consumer 3D Robotics IRIS

Test flight of the consumer 3D Robotics IRIS

We’ve only had the IRIS a few days, but we’ve got a soft spot for it already, check out our thoughts on video. 1) The IRIS is nicely put together – with neat wiring, it is also easy to remove the top cover for upgrades. 2) This is a very complete pack right down to providing tools, a lipo bag and even an SD card is already installed to record the telemetry. 3) The manual and accompanying guides are good […]