with the rapid advancement in technology in every field ,drones and quadcopter are not left behind . new mini drones like parrot ar drone 2.0 are taking the drone industry with storm only because of their new jaw dropping features ,awesome design ,steady built body and power packed performance .
Parrot ar drone 2.0 is an awesome drone that’s being in the market for quite some time and making people happy with with awesome looks and good performance .earlier their were some short coming and features which people requested the company which has been addressed in its new edition like parrot ar drone power edition which gives its user 36 minutes of flying time ,gps edition edition which recorded the gps flight locations etc .
Overall i can say that this parrot ar drone can be definitely on your consideration list when looking out for a new drone to buy and don’t have enough money to buy some power drone like phantom which usually costs over $1000+ .also the support is good from the parrot and they are improving rapidly .
So come on without a do lets take a look at some of the cool features ,tech specs etc about this drone right below
Weight : 4 pounds
Dimensions : 23 x 5 x 23 inches
Batteries : 1000 mAh Li Po batteries in standard edition ,1500 x 2 in power edition
Wireless : supported 802.11B, 802.11G, 802.11n
Ram : 1 gb
Range : 50-70 meters
some of the cool and interesting features of Parrot ar drone 2.0 are as follows
- Easily updates to meet FAA requirements
- Remote control quadricopter controlled using an iOS or Android smartphone or tablet
- 720p high-definition live video streaming & recording to smartphone or tablet while flying
- Record & share videos & pictures straight from AR. Free Flight piloting app
- 15 minutes of flying time (36 minutes of flying time in power edition)
- GPS flight recorder for recording the flights (requires an additional accessory(recorder))
- Traveling, Pan, Crane predefined autopilot modes for video recording
Emergency stop controlled by software
Fully reprogrammable motor controller
Water resistant electronic motor controller
The design of this parrot drone in totally aerodynamic and robust in nature and makes it more appealing with it good color that company offers.its a light weight drone which comes with indoor and out door hull to make its flying good and without any crash in your inside environment and out side world.
It gives nearly 15 minutes of the flight time which can be extended by buying a power version which gives 36 minutes time.
The camera that comes with ar drone can capture good quality images at 720 p which can be streamed to your smartphone or any other controlling device like tablet in real time which are stored on your device memory card for later viewing.
The performance of this drone is quite good in every possible aspect .you can perform all your stunt with your drone from your app .
It is controlled by app which you can download from app store,all the controls are available on the app tough it hangs some time but the drone doesn’t crash due to it .
The camera gives cool pics at all angels but some time you may find a tight spot when you wanna take a wider angel pics because the camera a little narrow lens .
You can fly it easily without ant difficulties in the sky and play with it .
Here Comes the list of Some Advantages of Parrot ar drone 2.0 to consider Before Buying This quadcopter Drone
- Good flight time
- barrel roll feature which allows 360 degree spin on double tap on touch screen
- stable flight
- full control with app
- light weight
Here comes the list of some drawbacks to consider before buying Parrot ar drone 2.0 quadcopter
- some times app hangs
- cost can go low
- camera lens is narrow
Parrot ar drone comes at the price of $250 – $300 approx the price is at a little bit on higher side as i wished it would have be good at nearly $200 for this awesome drone . but as our expectation rises from the drone the prices rises.
As the price keeps on changing from time to time you can make a check on your local store for its latest price and also on the stores like amazon for best prices and good discounts in holiday seasons etc .
Standard package content
- 1 AR.Drone 2.0
- 1 Outdoor hull
- 1 Indoor hull
- 1 Charger
- 1 Battery 1000 mAh (elite edition)
- 2 HD Battery 1500 mAh ( only in power edition quadcopter )
- 3 Sets of coloured propellers ( only in power edition quadcopter )
Here comes some of the original reviews from the users who bought this drone and are using it
- It is simple to fly and pretty stable. I’ve taken it out in 15mph winds and it handled fine. Anyone can fly it without experience, and after a few hours of flight time you will be a master. The camera takes decent video which streams to your phone or tablet real-time and the video is automatically…[Read more]
- Wish the video quality was better, but all in all I feel that I got my money’s worth. Love watching this thing stabilize and compensate for the wind. Bottom facing camera doesn’t feed video to your phone or tablet but it does detect drift and almost effortlessly compensates to stay in place...[Read more]
- My wife bought this drone for me Christmas, it has been a ton of fun thus far. The learning curve was about 10 minutes or one flight. The battery only lasts 11 min at best, so I bought an extra high density battery between the two I get approx 23-26 mins of flight time…[Read more]
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Parrot ar drone 2.0 is a good drone when considered for play use and home photography/videography with its awesome director cut feature because it cannot match professional quality camera .
But if you are looking for quality drone to buy this season with your cash lying around which will make you and your kids happy then you can definitely go for this one because it has been loved by hundreds of people world wide for capturing beautiful moments from sky and exploring the unknown world from top in your neighbor hood and on your holidays in the amazon forests or in Alaska freezing ice 🙂