My First Drone
After months on end of reading and researching I have finally decided on which would be my first drone. I have been toying with the idea of building my own drone, but after watching hours of footage on building a drone and configuring one and watching the Twit Network, father Robert Ballecer advice was taken into consideration and I’ve decided to purchase his recommended starter drone the Syma X5C Explorers.
So why the Syma X5C?
Well it came down to the price, after going through the list for building a drone by Twit network and watching their hours of build information reviews, I’ve decided that they were correct with starting with the Syma because of the $58 price point vs the hundreds of dollars for a build. The idea is to get the cheaper drone so if I wrecked it, it wouldn’t be that bad. If it survived after I’ve gotten good at it and learn how to correctly control and use the device, I can pass it on to my daughter to get her into the drone race.
What features are included on this device?*
What’s in the box
Quadcopter, Remote Control (batteries not included), Screwdriver, Operating Instructions, Main blades, AC Adaptor & charge box
6 AXIS GYRO
Equipped with the latest 6-axis flight
control systems, 3D lock, More scheduled
flight, operating more to the force!
Battery: 3.7V 500 Mah Li-poly
Charging time: About 100 minutes
Flying time: About 7 minutes
2.4GHz remote control
2.4GHz The excellent frequency & bandwidth
Using Spread Spectrum Technology for Further remote distance， Best anti-interference ability, Least power consumption. You could fly more helicopters at the same time, its reaction speed is 100 times faster than other Radio Control.
360°Eversion : A key 360°roll,continuous roll
for perfect action and wonderful performance
Hd Cam Equipment
X5C equipped with HD cameras, lets you control the aircraft Enjoy taking
pictures/video of the pleasure flights.
Highly elastic plastic protective circle,
preventing the blades in flight Cause wear,
anti-collision anti-fall performance further
Colorful flashing lights
Colorful flashing light, keep your Aircraft at
night Flying is quite excellent.
*All product information from manufacturer website
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