Yuneec has added to its existing line of consumer drones with the Mantis Q

- Dec 20, 2018

Communicate, wave, or smile, and Yuneec’s most modern drone will snap a image. The Yuneec Mantis Q, as it’s referred to as, integrates voice control and 4K inner a $500 folding drone designed for adventurers, families, and UAV fans.

While voice control has become increasingly common in gadgets like smartphones and smart speakers, it’s a rare feature (and to our knowledge, likely a first) for drones. Yuneec’s new drone can reportedly respond to commands like “file a video,” “take a image,” and “take a selfie.” you can even flip the Mantis Q on with a spoken “awaken” command.

Yuneec Mantis Q Foldable 4K Camera Drone Design

The Mantis Q is also Yuneec’s first compact patron drone that folds down into a smaller length — a characteristic that has turn out to be extremely popular ever because DJI’s Mavic series hit the marketplace a pair years ago. The Mantis Q weighs about a pound and, as soon as folded, measures 6.6 with the aid of 3.8 with the aid of 2.2 inches.

The drone ships with a controller — but you’ll ought to attach your phone to it if you want a video uplink. The controller additionally consists of a dedicated return-to-home button to make touchdown less complicated for novice pilots.

Yuneec Mantis Q Foldable 4K Camera Drone Features

Compact yet powerful, this system comes with modern drone functions inclusive of facial detection and voice manage in one user-pleasant package deal. In addition, its strength-efficient design permits the Mantis Q to live inside the air for so long as 33 mins. Likewise, the drone’s stunning flight time gives you lots of time to capture stunning photos and movies. You could even tilt the digicam downwards through 90 ranges or upwards via 20 ranges all through flight. The Mantis Q additionally affords automatic flight modes for cinematic camera flights. Best for travel, the Mantis Q without problems suits on your bag once it is folded collectively. Plus, it weighs simplest one pound.

Yuneec Mantis Q Foldable 4K Camera Drone Price

Pre-orders for the drone began Tuesday. The Mantis Q ships with a controller, battery, charger, cables, and an extra set of propellers for about $500, or with three batteries and a shoulder bag as part of the X-Pack for $650.

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