Drones seem to be everywhere today! In the sky, in our media, everywhere you can hear about drones, or see videos of what drones have been able to capture. We’ve had the chance to play with a few of them, not so sophisticated as they seem to be now, but fun for our family and the kids to play with, they’re nothing like the NEW 3DRobotics Solo Drone!
Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.
Best Buy recently announced that the NEW 3DRobotics Solo Drone would be available in more than 400 of their stores. This drone is pretty darn cool! It’s easy to fly, and allows you to capture both videos and photos with a GoPro camera.
The 3D Robotics Solo Drone is unlike any other, it’s powered by two integrated Linux computers (in the drone and in the controller) and also supports full control of GoPro cameras as well as deliver LIVE HD video wirelessly to your mobile device or via the controller’s HDMI port for live broadcasts.
Found at Best Buy, the 3D Robotics Solo Drone also features:
– Smart Shot modes so the drone can fly itself. You can focus more on the camera and the different modes such as Cablecam, Orbit, Selfie and Follow Me.
– Ergonomic and video game style controller built specifically for aerial photography.
– Free full-featured mobile app for both iOS and Android where you can choose between a live view from the camera and a satellite view of your selected shot.
– Controller features one-button, automatic flight controls including take off, land and return home.
– Offers direct in-flight access to the GoPro controls
The 3DRobotics Solo Drone can be found at most Best Buy stores and retails for $999. Now through July 11th you can get a FREE SOLO SMART BATTERY (value $149.99) when you purchase the 3DR Solo Drone (Offer valid with purchase of the 3DR Solo Drone SKU: 5351035).
June 24, 2015 – 12:13 PM - | Posted in promotions, Reviews, technology | 17 Comments »