This is the Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Quadcopter. Soar high with the AR.Drone 2.0, Parrot's next generation drone. Thanks to its intuitive Smartphone and tablet control, you'll never be closer to flying as you view the earth from high above in high definition. Plus, you can directly share your experience online with the world, directly from the piloting interface!
Fly in HD Get the hawk eye from high above with the frontal 720p HD camera (30fps - 91° angle)
Record & share with FreeFlight 2.0 & AR.Drone Academy
A set of sensors and high-end technological refinements for sharper controls and improved control over the AR.Drone 1.0, even in the higher altitudes
Live streaming on your smartphone—get high definition live video streaming to your smartphone or tablet during flight. See a clean, sharp image just as if you were in the pilot seat
Absolute Control, intuitive piloting for beginners. Moves your AR.Drone 2.0 in the same direction your move your device, whatever the orientation of the AR.Drone 2.0
Access the exclusive acrobatic flip move, letting you perform barrel rolls as you are flying
Create your profile and upload videos/photos/nav data to AR.Drone Academy
HD VIDEO RECORDING: Get high definition live video streaming to your Smartphone or tablet as you are flying. See a clean, sharp image just as if you were in the pilot seat.
HD Camera 720p 30fps
Wide angle lens: 92° diagonal
Video storage on the fly with Wi-Fi directly on your remote device or on a USB Key
H264 encoding base profile
Low latency streaming
Traveling, Pan, Crane predefined autopilot modes for video recording
JPEG photo capture
ROBUST STRUCTURE: Trying your most daring tricks won't even challenge this cutting edge design which is made to last.
Foam to isolate the inertial center from the engines' vibrations
Expanded Polypropylene (EPP) hulls
Carbon fiber tubes: Total weight 380g with outdoor hull, 420g with indoor hull
High grade 30% fiber charged nylon plastic parts
Liquid Repellent Nano-Coating on ultrasound sensors
Fully reparable: All parts and instructions for repairing available on the internet
ELECTRONIC ASSISTANCE: AR.Drone 2.0 on-board technology gives you extreme precision control and automatic stabilization features.
1GHz 32 bit ARM Cortex A8 processor with 800MHz video DSP TMS320DMC64x
1Gbit DDR2 RAM at 200MHz
3 axis accelerometer +/- 50mg precision
3 axis gyroscope 2000°/second precision
Pressure sensor +/- 10 Pa precision (80 cm / 2.6 feet at sea level)
60 fps vertical QVGA camera for ground speed measurement
3 axis magnetometer 6° precision
Ultrasound sensors for ground altitude measurement
USB 2.0 high speed for extensions
MOTORS: Fly high. Fly fast. Far away from the ground.
3S 1000mAh LiPo rechargeable battery
Specific high propelled drag for great maneuverability
8 MIPS AVR CPU per motor controller
4 brushless inrunner motors. 14.5 watt and 28 500 rpm when hovering
Self-lubricating bronze bearings
Tempered steel propeller shafts
Low noise Nylatron gears for 8.625 propeller reductor
Micro ball bearing
Rare earth magnets
Emergency stop controlled by software
Fully reprogrammable motor controller
Water resistant motor's electronic controller
CONTROL: Control the AR.Drone 2.0 with your Smartphone (iPhone®, iPod® Touch, Android™ 2.2 and above) or tablet (iPad™ or Android™) for an intuitive piloting experience. Your movements command the direction of the AR.Drone 2.0.
Download AR.FreeFlight 2.0 control application for free on the App Store or the Google Play.
Tilt your Smartphone or tablet to pilot the AR.Drone 2.0.
Includes several control modes from beginner to expert including the new patented "Absolute Control" mode. Be a flying ace in 5 minutes!
Record and share videos on YouTube and pictures on Picasa directly from the piloting interface.
USB key recording option.
Access the exclusive acrobatic flip move, letting you perform barrel rolls as you are flying!
Store and share your flight data (time, speed, altitude …) to unlock community achievements*.
Geolocate your flights and connect with a community of pilots to discover the best flying spots and videos from all over the world or check who is flying in your neighborhood.
Without hull: 366g
With indoor hull: 436g
With outdoor hull: 400g
Without the hull: 45 x 29 cm
With indoor hull: 51.5 x 51.5 cm
With outdoor hull: 45.2 x 45.2 cm
Lithium polymer battery: 3 cells, 11.1V, 1000mAh
Charging time: 1h30m
Running time: 12 minutes
Embedded computer system
CPU OMAP 3630 1GHz ARM cortex A8
DDR SDRAM 128MB
NAND Flash memory 128MB
Emission frequency: 40kHz
Range: 6 meters
90° wide-angle diagonal lens camera, CMOS sensor
Video frequency: 30fps
Resolution: 1280x720 pixels (720p)
64°wide-angle diagonal lens camera, CMOS sensor
Video frequency: 60fps
Resolution: 320x240 pixels (QVGA)
Operating temperature: 0°C - 55°C
Needed to Complete:
Smartphone (iPhone®, iPod® Touch, Android™ 2.2 and above) or tablet (iPad™ or Android™)