The drone maker company Parrot has introduced a new smartphone-controlled drone.The new Parrot Bebop Drone aka AR.Drone 3.0 is designed to be a tool for aerial photos and videos. With a fisheye camera on board the parrot Bebop Drone puts the focus on good photo and cool full HD video shooting. It hopes to attract photographers and filmmakers with an increasingly high-quality flying camera, built-in GPS to fly programmed waypoints, and the ability to hover and pan the camera. Parrot Bebop Drone, the ultra-light drone with a full HD camera digitally stabilized on its 3-axis. With Bebop Drone, Parrot demonstrates its technological expertise and confirms its commitment to the civil drone market. The Bebop Drone is a super-high-tech leisure quadricopter with features of a professional one.
Equipped with a 14 mega pixels fish-eye camera, the Parrot Bebop Drone takes video and pictures of the world in a 180° field with remarkable image quality. Endowed with a fully digital technology of image stabilization, the Bebop Drone captures video despite the movements inherent in aerial footage.
The combination of numerous sensors gives it impressive stability and great maneuverability when piloting with a smartphone or a tablet. The use of the latest Wi-Fi 802.11ac MIMO and of four ceramic antennas 2.4GHz and 5GHz ensures an unequalled reach.
Parrot Bebop Drone – Preview
For extreme sensations, the Parrot Bebop Drone can be piloted with an optional controller compatible with FPV glasses. Parrot extends its range of leisure drones with the Bebop Drone that takes professional-quality images. Its flight range is 2 Kilometers and the battery life is only 12 minutes and the price around $300.
The chief executive and the founder of Parrot company Henri Seydoux said in a briefing in san fransisco : “We have built this after many years of R&D. We worked very hard on the safety of the drone. It’s smaller, lighter, and it won’t hurt you if you touch the propeller. This is a flying camera, You can use it to make movies.”
Parrot Bebop Drone Specifications:
180 dgree vertical view
14 Mega pixel camera with 3 axis stabilization.
Stabilization is executed by GPU
Lens correction is achieved by GPU
1080p Video window
120 degree horizonal view
Camera point of view is directional
2.4GHz & 5Ghz
Selectable by software
Ceramic high grain antennas
Micro coaxial connector