After almost a year of rumours and speculation GoPro have finally released the official specifications for the much anticipated GoPro Hero 4 Black with many new features that will be massively beneficial to us FPV & AP users.
The introduction of the Mobius Action Camera ushered in a new expectation of FPV and general RC video quality that prior to that had been only with-in the grasp of those who had plenty of cash to splash; however while the video quality of the Mobius is on-par with the higher priced entry-level GoPro 3 White unlike the GoPro options for using your Mobius with a Gimbal have been few and far between, normally involving lots of custom building and questionable results.
..Well its nearly here, ImmersionRC have announced that their next generation of 2.4ghz video transmitters will be shipping soon. I’m not sure if that’s an ImmersionRC ‘soon’ or a normal persons soon but we’re exited none the less!
There is also talk of new higher sensitivity NexWaveRF receiver modules for the FatShark range of goggles along with new 2.4ghz UNO and DUO receivers. Continue reading
The all new X100 “Touch Screen” Charger is a feature packed bargain; at the time of writing this article it was available for $59.99 (USD) which equates to a few pennies over £40 (GBP) delivered to your door. The charger boasts a vast array of functions and offers a pretty impressive 100W output for a charger with an internal power supply.
Two new flight safety features are to be introduced in the next Phantom 2 / Vision firmware update and its good to see that DJI appreciate that their own business could be at risk if too many silly people fly in the wrong places. Continue reading
DJI have just announced the release of a 3-axis GoPro gimbal, again its under the Zenmuse brand so we are pretty much guaranteed it will be simple to install, insanely reliable and perform flawlessly.
Now none of us here at iFPV are ever likely to purchase or even require something of this epic proportion but hats of DJI this is one impressive platform and I just felt the need to share this excellent DJI promotional video with our members. Continue reading