Setting maximum altitude on a DJI drone

When you first receive your DJI drone, you should set the maximum altitude to the legal limit allowed in your country and takeoff location. You can set the Max Flight Altitude on the Main Controller Settings; the range is 20 to 500 meters, and the default setting is 120 meters. If you need to fly …

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20 surprising disadvantages of drones [Insider experience]

As drones become more and more common in our everyday lives, we always have to weigh up the advantages and disadvantages of using drones either as hobbyists or for professional purposes. Proponents of drone technology will always be quick to point out the benefits of drones for professional purposes. It’s important to note that some …

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How To Connect Drone Camera To Your Phone [with videos]

Learning to connect the drone to your phone or smart device is one of the first steps in ensuring that you can stream the first-person view from your drone while flying. Your phone will also act as a dashboard that displays a lot of information about your flight. The most important information about your flight includes the battery time and the location of your drone during the flight.

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What is the difference between quadcopter and drone?

What is the difference between quadcopter and drone?

There are many different radio-controlled vehicles, from land-based racing cars to fixed-wing photography drones and everything in between. It can sometimes be hard to delineate between the remote-controlled flying aircraft, and you hear people call them by different names, such as “quadcopter” and “drone”. People often use these two terms interchangeably, although they are not synonymous with each other necessarily.

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DJI battery water damage and how to fix it quickly

DJI battery water damage and how to fix it quickly!

Water is a drone’s worst enemy. If water gets into the body of your drone or comes into contact with the metallic parts of your drone battery, it can be the kryptonite to ground your drone forever. Luckily, the batteries are a little bit better protected than the drone’s body. DJI batteries are typically fully encased in the plastic body, but the water can seep through the seams and corrode the metallic contacts.

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Can you fly a drone on a windy day? [Secrets for safety]

Can you fly a drone on a windy day? [Secrets for safety]

Sometimes I look out the window, and I see the trees blowing and wonder if it is safe to fly my drone. When deciding whether or not I can fly my drone on a windy day, I consider a range of factors, including the wind gusts and wind speed. I also check for changing weather. Higher wind speeds often mean a first changing weather pattern that can bring rain. I avoid rain at all costs.

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Can you track a stolen drone? GET IT BACK QUICKLY

Can you track a stolen drone? GET IT BACK QUICKLY

Drones are becoming popular consumer electronics. Like laptops and DSLR cameras, drones are easy to carry and transport to a range of different locations, making them perfect for opportunistic thieves to steal. Their high price point combined with the ease of snatching makes them a prime target. You may be wondering: can you track a stolen drone? Well, you may not like the answer.

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