It’s been a couple of month since Xiaomi unveiled Mi drone. Now we’ve got Xiaomi Mi Drone 1080p version, let’s open it and have a detailed look at this Mi drone.
Xiaomi Mi Drone FPV 1080P main features
-HD 1080P Camera
-Low battery indicator
-Real-time location tracking
-One key to take off/land/return
-5.8G Real-time image transmission
-5100mAh battery, up to 27 mins flight time
-GPS + GLONASS + vision-based positioning
-Hovers automatically at the edge of no-fly zones
-Planned route auto-flight, planned destination auto-flight
The Xiaomi Mi Drone comes in two simple white boxes with Mi drone and accessories in the large box and camera in the small box.
The box is divided into two layers. The frame of Xiaomi Mi drone is located on the upper layer. The motors are well protected with the cushion foams.
The propellers, propeller guards, transmitter, charger, user manual are located on the lower layer.
Because the frame has been subtly frosted processed, it looks beautiful and fashion.
The wheelbase of Mi drone is 434mm. Due to modular design and foldable landing gear, we can easily carry it around in a backpack.
There are several heat vents along the bottom the frame.
There are a lot of heat vents on optical flow auxiliary component and arms as well.
The HD 1080P camera is powered by 1 / 2.3-inch 16M Sony Exmor R sensor and Ambarella image processor, which supports max to 1920 x 1080p / 60fps video recording,. The camera attached to a 3-axis gimbal that allows stable and accurate photography.
The Micro USB port and Micro SD slot can be found behind the camera alongside the heat vent.
The gimbal also adopts modular design.
The transmitter can keep the Mi Drone under control over a distance of 2km, while still maintaining HD video stream.
Normal flight/automatically return home dial
From left to right: left stick, metal string hole, right stick
From left to right: power button, capacity indicator, take off and land button
The pitch angle of the camera can be adjusted by the scroll wheel on the right side of the transmitter. The other side of the scroll wheel can be used to adjust the brightness of the LED light.
The built-in phone holder can be adjusted freely.
The two dual band PCB antennas can be folded.
There are two buttons on the backside of the transmitter. The left one is used for taking photo, while the right one is used for recording video.
At the bottom of the transmitter, there are charging port and micro USB port.
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