Hi folks! We are glad to announce to all drone lovers, the release of the long awaited DJI Phantom 4. If you waited like us for its release then you need to wait no more, as you can finally have it.
In this report, we will attempt to look at the features of the DJI Phantom 4. If you have followed us before now, then you must have read our report on our perceived ideas of what we expected from DJI even as they churn out this drone.
What the DJI Phantom 4 actually offers
The DJI Phantom 4 is designed with the following features:
It is fitted with a “TapFly” button that makes it take up in flight at the tap of your finger on the screen. It also has a smart return home feature that makes it avoid obstacles during flight and when it returns home. It however doesn’t avoid obstacles only when it is on its way home but at all times after you must have indicated its direction of flight. It does this automatically. It also has the ability to track moving objects (subjects) automatically using its ActiveTrack feature. At a speed of 44mph or 72km/h, you can enjoy the speed that this special drone presents.
The flight time is put at 28 minutes and it has a control distance of about 5km (3.1m). For lovers of aerial photography and videography, it comes with integrated gimbal that makes this possible while guaranteeing more stable footages. It also comes with a highly optimized vision positioning system (VPS) that increases the altitude position by up to 10 meters.
DJI Phantom 4: Other Features
The drone is further enhanced designed with a dual satellite positioning system which make it safe and a whole lot more reliable to flight both indoor and outdoor.
Like the speculations before its release, the DJI Phantom 4 comes with camera that captures 4K video mode of about 30 frames per second and for slow motion, 1080p which occurs at 120 frames per second. It is also FPV 720p HD enabled and offers integrated HD video downlink.
The DJI Phantom 4 controller uses a 6000mAh LiPo 2S battery which has a transmission frequency of between 2.4 – 2.483GHz.
The sport mode is another feature that users will find pretty thrilling. This feature is actually a high speed feature of 44.7mph that makes you fly your gadget at great speed and also makes it possible to produce videos on your locations when the light is perfect. You can find the complete Phantom 4 specs, and details or take a look at the DJI Store where the drone is on offer. You can purchase this drone for $1399 at DJI Online stores, Apple stores and DJI flagship stores up until April 1st 2016.