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Phantom 4 leak pics, wonder what flight time we will be getting

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by rcfanatics, Feb 28, 2016.

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  1. rcfanatics

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    The battery compartment seem very huge compare to the p3, hopefully we should be getting at least 35-40 mins flight time. They are also saying the camera will be interchangeable .... Only a few more sleeps now


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  2. Oso

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    Are those sensors at the top of the landing gear? Obstacle avoidance sensors?
     
  3. rcfanatics

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    I would believe so , they are also some on the rear of the quad too


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    Looks a bit of a fat boy, those arms and belly.
     
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    I don't believe them. They look doctored up to me. I'll believe it when I see it.
     
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    still think no phantom 4 phantom x coming out
     
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    Wonder if the masking tape is DJIs answer to stop shell cracks?
     
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    You and me both - it's coming but I don't think that's the announcement by DJI on March 1/16.

    I think the announcement will be with regard to the long awaited (for me anyway) DJI/Flir Combo of the new Zenmuse XT thermal camera for the Inspire 1 Pro and the Mattrice 100 platform along with delivery time and pricing for same.

    Possible but look a little small diameter wise?

    LOL - good nickname for it
     
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    The video that DJI put out for their 3/1 announcement seems to show a new Phantom, or at least some sort of quadcopter with curved lines very similar to a Phantom. Seems like an elaborate thing to together if that's not what they plan on announcing.
     
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    Oh, haven't seen that video and you are probably correct.
     
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    Well this is what they claim to be some of the new features but we just have to wait and see


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    The motors look like they're riding high - like they're ready to FALL off, let alone crack off. I assume this will have been over engineered given the issues of the predecessor
     
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    The gimbal looks stronger. Supported from both side.

    I hope they bring the battery in at the current price and lower the price of ours like they have done with the Phantoms 3's.
     
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    Heard on a local radio show where the tech guy referred to the Phantom 4 as the "Phantom Elite". Does he know something we don't?

    Hmmm... does this then mean that 6 months after launch we'll see the "Phantom Elite Plus" with retractable landing gear and 360 camera.

    As for Phantom X this bird is pretty much a Phantom 3 with enhancements. I would think a Phantom X will be different in design (not look so much like the existing models). All will be revealed on March 1st.
     
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    Duct Tape is used on the new Pro, that is the Standard edition with the masking tape :).
     
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    Duct tape is pro
     
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    the battery compartment looks possibly almost 2x the size - must be longer flight times but it will likely cost more.
     
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    All those sensors... the extra power has to come from somewhere.
     
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    Not sure where you are getting this information from. If you look at the top photo there are no holes in the rear of the landing gear.
     
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    Looks like more plastic employed in the camera and gimble assays. Awesome. Watch closely what the competition was up to and cram those features in while finding a way to make it cheaper to produce.

    I suspect the P3 will be in production for a while. Obstacle avoidance will probably be like VPS, close to useless outdoors. By the time your close enough to something for it to help it will be too late.

    I hope they have increaed the bitrate on the camera and added an iris diaphram so we can get some jello free footage without rooting around with ND filters.
     
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