DJI Mavic Air Accessories – Something for Every Enthusiast

With so many awesome DJI Mavic Air accessories to choose from, researching on your own can be pretty extensive. Although, because we at Dronethusiast love good quality accessories for our drones as much as you do for yours, we figured we’d give you the inside scoop into all of them. Keep in mind, however, we …

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The Best Brushless Quadcopter – Top 7 Brushless Quadcopters

Brushless quadcopters are a classic, timeless drone that never gets old. Although, with so many awesome, unique models and manufacturers to choose from, picking the best brushless quadcopter is never easy. It’s almost like potato chips – you can never have just one! Brushless motors are superior when it comes to power performance and offer …

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Drone Laws in Iowa

Paying attention to everything the FAA has put forth since their rules and regulations were initially put into full effect is crucial for all drone fliers. Although, do you know the laws and regulations related to drones in your state, as well? Flying Over Iowa If you’re a drone lover in Iowa, then you absolutely …

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Drone Laws in Oklahoma

Paying attention to everything the FAA has put forth since their rules and regulations were initially put into full effect is crucial for all drone fliers. Although, do you know the laws and regulations related to drones in your state, as well? Flying Over Oklahoma Do you guys remember the guy who shot a drone …

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Drone Laws in Oregon

Paying attention to everything the FAA has put forth since their rules and regulations were initially put into full effect is crucial for all drone fliers. Although, do you know the laws and regulations related to drones in your state, as well? Flying Over Oregon Oregon holds a ton of potential for those interested in …

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DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 | That’s new!

DJI fans were waiting long for an update of the most famous series of drones, the Phantom series. And today, without fuss and hype, DJI published its new model: the DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0. I briefly summarized what the new drone can(‘t) do.

The expectations were gigantic, just as the requirements.
Whenever DJI, the worlds largest manufacturer of camera drones, announces a new model, it means innovations and new exciting technology paired with significant enhancements.
Maybe that’s the reason why the new DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 was published quietly. No live event, not even a prominent press release.
The new DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 is an update of the so-far most advanced model.
Not more, not less. Whoever expects more, will be disappointed.
The drone features, like its predecessor, a 1-Inch 4K camera that records (in the highest resolution) with up to 60FPS. That’s not news.
DJI though installed new ESCs and propellers to make the drone quieter by 4dB, that’s approximately 60%.
In times of anxious neighbors, this is quite relevant for stress and troublefree flights.

Next to that, the new controller, that can either be used with a smartphone or can be bought with an incredibly bright display (1.000 NITS), now features OcuSync, a new transmission system.
The DJI goggles for immersive FPV flights can now wirelessly be connected to the DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 (you should know, that the DJI Mavic Pro can already be used wirelessly with the Goggles since a while).
And that’s already it with big news and improvements.
Unfortunately, DJI neither installed a new camera nor did they improve the anti-collision sensors, nor did the battery life change.
But we should not forget that the DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone is a leading drone when it comes to ease of use and camera quality already now, even though the new model’s features seem to be quite disappointing.
If you are in general interested in upgrading to the DJI Phantom 4 series or if you want to buy the latest drone with a great camera aboard, then the new DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 is worth being taken into consideration.

Drone Laws in Kentucky

Paying attention to everything the FAA has put forth since their rules and regulations were initially put into full effect is crucial for all drone fliers. Although, do you know the laws and regulations related to drones in your state, as well? Flying Over Kentucky Though it hasn’t officially open yet, drone users in Henderson, …

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Intel Finding New Jobs for Their Drones Outside of the Spotlight

Intel Corp. drones have played some big roles in regard to the 2018 Winter Olympics, the Bellagio Hotel’s famous fountains in Las Vegas, and even Coachella, the arts and music festival. Intel Corp. drones are responsible for the amazing Shooting Star show, which is a modern, technical twist on our average fireworks. Now, however, Intel …

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FAA Preparing for Automated Authorized Real-Time Drone Flight

The FAA’s Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) program has begun their beta testing phase, currently being implemented incrementally across the United States of America. Since November of last year, 2017, a prototype of the system has been placed in 44 airports. The majority of these prototypes can be found at the Minneapolis ARTCC. …

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