Within the past few years, Xiaomi has become a big brand in the smartphone industry. They have launched many feature-rich models of smartphones to beat competitors in the market. Now, they are also expanding their design and development activities in a few other sectors such as home appliances, PC and action cameras. Here we are going to talk about one of the most innovative launches from Xiaomi; it is a Drone with a 4K camera.
Features of Xiaomi Drone 4K:
This Xiaomi drone is currently available with reasonable pricing, and it promises reliable performance n the air. People are more satisfied with its 4K camera unit that can record stills with a 1080p resolution level. Manufacturers have added a wireless transmitter to this model that provides a 2.4 GHz frequency range. The altitude goes as high as up to 800m. You will be happy to hear that this Xiaomi drone offers higher control resistance of 3000m and the flight time goes somewhere around 27 minutes in a single charge. It is loaded with a 5199mAh rechargeable battery that takes not more than 3 and a half hours for full charging.
Xiaomi Mi aesthetics are closely comparable to DJI Phantom 4 Drone, and they look quite impressive. The most amazing thing to know about this drone is that it is designed with a light-weight structure so that users can carry it anywhere with ease. It is also possible to detach the gimble unit and propeller guards so that this drone can be easily packed into a tiny backpack. The polycarbonate and carbon fiber material makes it weigh somewhere around 149 grams.
Xiaomi Mi can stay in the air for around 27 minutes when the battery is fully charged. In case if you select the auto departure and auto-return to home feature, the battery time may get depleted faster. It is better to charge it fully before taking the ride in the air so that you can enjoy a reliable performance without interrupting its flight at an early stage.
Same as most other drone units in the market, Xiaomi Mi can also run in the autonomous flying mode. Simply hit the TopFly button, and you can soon start moving in the air. It is easier to control all its movements with instant finger taping while getting all updates about its location on the map. You will be happy to hear that it can communicate through mobile phones while capturing 360-degree videos in the air. Manufacturers have also added a preset path following the ability to this drone along with automatic take-off and landing ability.
Impressive visual positioning mechanism.
Comes with detachable rotors and camera unit.
Can track fixed zone for flights.
Needs some improvement for battery life.
Aesthetics are not much appealing.
This drone unit is currently available with the price tag of $380; however, for the advanced 4K camera unit, buyers need to invest $460. This drone has all amazing set of features that makes it suitable for professional users. It is good to carry an extra battery to enjoy longer flight timings in one go.