Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K Review: Quadcopter with 4K Camera for $ 430
Quadcopter Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K has a beautiful design, however, in addition to the appearance, this device is endowed with useful functionality. First of all, this is an opportunity to fly autonomously. The device is equipped with a transmitter, a route planning function is available.
Xiaomi Mi Drone costs about $ 430, it can be called the cheapest drone, which can record 4K-format video.
The manufacturer of these drones is Flymi, which has been manufacturing such aircraft for 7 years. This brand always produces quality products that are affordable.
Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K: Control
This model after the build needs to be linked to the owner’s smartphone. To do this, use a Wi-Fi network and a special mobile application.
After configuring and binding the drone, the flight will only be available in the Beginner mode (for beginners). Most of the capabilities of the drone are limited – in this mode, the manufacturer artificially understates the technical characteristics of the UAV. After 1 hour, the restrictions will be removed.
Restrictions will be in effect for the first hour of flights. And this manufacturer still lowered the requirements for the experience of operators – before in the novice mode it was necessary to fly a minimum of 250 minutes. There are settings by which you can avoid this. It is necessary to find the owner of the Copter, who already “took off” the given time, and through it, you can log into your device. Then in the settings switch to the “Pro” mode, which allows you to fly without restrictions. Quadcopter will be more dynamic, able to fly farther and above 120 m.
In this mode Xiaomi Mi Drone FPV 4K can:
return home if the control signal is lost or the operator pressed the return button;
fly along the specified route and to the point indicated on the map of the application;
to fly around the object.
In this quadcopter, there are no-fly zones (forbidden zones), in which the drone cannot fly.
Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K: Camera
Quadcopter Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K is equipped with a built-in camera at 13 megapixels with a wide-angle lens, providing a good overview, and high resolution. As for data transfer, it is carried out via Wi-Fi.
In the 4K model, there is a three-axis suspension, so it is possible to install a camera of any resolution – 4K or Full HD. They both feature high-quality video shooting. Images on the receiver have a real-time transmission.
Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K: Remote control
The remote control has rubber inserts, from the bottom there are connectors for connecting the phone and charging the console. On the front of the device, there is a button for turning on the quadcopter. And if you press the red button, the unit will return home. There are wheels to control the camera turns and 2 soft buttons on the back of the console. The transmitter is powered by a 5000 mAh battery.
Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K: Battery
The onboard battery consists of 4S (4 cans). The time of active flight can reach 25 minutes. The pilot will be warned by the program about the moment of battery discharge.
Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K: Price
At the moment Xiaomi Mi Drone with 4K video recording can be purchased on Gearbest for 439 dollars.