Tag Archives: Mavic

Field Test: Flying a Mavic Pro With Epson’s Moverio BT-300FPV AR Glasses

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. One of the trickiest parts of flying a drone is trying to look in two directions at once. Looking up at the drone gives you a good sense of where it is. But you need to look down to see either its location on the map or a view from its camera. For high-end productions, that often means two operators. But for hobbyists and budget-minded efforts, it’d be great to have a simpler solution. That’s ...

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Hands On With the DJI Mavic Pro: A Serious Drone That Fits in Your Daypack

I’ve been a bit slow getting into flying serious drones, after my early experiences with nanocopters and the Parrot made me worry I’d crash an expensive piece of hardware. But with the introduction of DJI’s practically pocket-sized Mavic Pro ($ 999 at Amazon), I decided to take the plunge. At $ 1,000 plus the need for a smartphone, the unit isn’t really any less expensive than a Phantom 4. But it is impressively compact and crams most of the important features of a Phantom 4 Pro into its small chassis. 4K Video, ...

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