The Syma Z1 is a small selfie drone with an HD camera with optical flow and altitude hold stability. It folds up so you can take it with you and flies via an app on your smartphone. SYMA Z1 will completely change the way of taking selfies. Holding up your phone to take selfies is not fun anymore. Drones allows to take not just close-up selfies, but also from a birdís vision. If you are looking for a selfie drone this is one of the better cameras you will find.
Like most selfie drones this small Syma Z1 is portable and lightweight. It it's not much bigger than most smartphones. Due to it's foldable arms it gives it a very compact zie. Included are removeable blade protectors which will protect the unit from any accidential damage.
The 720p camera is pretty crisp and will take good pictures outdoors and in good lighting.It's best suited for indoor flight or for flying outside on days without wind.
The optical flow and altitude hold both works well. The Z1 is a pretty stable drone. It is controlled via a smartphone app. It will take off and land with the push of a button. All video and pictures are stored on your phone and can be shared easily. The headless mode features means that once this mode is activated, pulling the direction of the stick back towards you will bring your aircraft back home to you no matter is orientation, front, back, or side. This makes flying back to yourself when you lose sight of it much easier. Now you don't have to keep adjusting throttle as much while you are recording or flying smoothly.
Since the unit is controlled via an APP that you install on your phone/tablet you can enable the gravuity sensor controll feature, when you tilt your devide it will control the quadcopter in that direction. You can also draw a course on your screen and the quadcopter will follow the given path.
The Low Battery Protection provides assurance for battery safety and the Overcurrent Protection stops the propeller when it is jammed while flying which prevent the drone from further harm in order to protect the drone itself.
Battery: 3.7 V 500 mAh
Charging time:130 minutes
Flying time: 7 minutes
Controlling distance: 250ft
Battery for controller: 4 AA batteries(not included)
Product size††† 7.8*10*1.4in（L*W*H）
Frequency:††††† 2.4G channel
Support device type:†† iOS, Android
3.7V-500mAh flight battery
USB LiPO charger
1 set of blade protectors