JJRC X16 positions itself as the best quadcopter in the under $ 100 price category. And this is very similar to the truth, because you will have a pretty good camera and several intelligent flight modes in conjunction with GPS.
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JJRC X16 Features and Specifications:
|JJRC X16 RC Quadcopter||Size||27.5×27.8×6.2cm(Unfoldable) 16×10.5×6.2cm(Foldable)|
|Motor||120m Brushless Motor|
|Maximum Remote Control Distance||500m|
|Max Flying Time||25mins|
|Max Flying Speed||7m/s|
|Max Flying Altitude||120m|
|Max Ascent Speed||5m/s
|GPS Following Distance||5-20m|
|Gesture Shooting Distance||About 2m|
|Max Remote Control Phone Clip Size||170mm*90mm*10mm|
The JJRC X16 quadcopter has a foldable design and is a classic design today. The arms are equipped with brushless motors, thus providing increased reliability and high efficiency, as well as durability. These are brushless motors, not masquerading as brushed motors. The motors have good cooling due to special holes that force air through these holes into the winding.
The camera of the X16 is not bad, of course, you shouldn’t expect super quality from a budget model, nevertheless, the picture itself will be good.
Here the manufacturer goes into marketing, since 6K resolution is only for photos, and standard 1080P for video (4800 * 2700 photos and 1920 * 1080 video). The camera is static, the angle cannot be changed remotely, but you can manually adjust the desired tilt angle.
The JJRC X16 has a GPS module that enables several intelligent flight modes such as:
- Safety function (the drone will return to the take-off point if: low battery, lost communication, you press the “Return to home” button, you have flown too far);
- Fly around the object (360 °);
- Fly over points on the map;
- “Follow me”;
- Gestures function. In addition, there is the “Headless mode” function, which makes it very easy for a beginner to control the quadcopter.
With these smart modes, you can greatly diversify your flight, as well as video shooting. For more stable flights, an optical flow positioning sensor is installed at the bottom of the quadcopter, or in simple words – a camera that monitors the situation under the quadcopter and corrects the flight.
The JJRC X16 quadcopter flies for up to 25 minutes, of course in calm weather, but such characteristics are absolutely for all drones, including DJI, even they will fly less with the wind.
The battery has a capacity of 1450 mAh, 2-cell (7.4 V)
Now a little about the dimensions: unfolded – 27.5 x 27.8 x 6.2 cm, and folded – 16 x 10.5 x 6.2 cm.JJRC X16 weighs only 197 grams, therefore, it is not needed register. You will also find a good carrying case for your drone included.
The JJRC X16 control panel is classic, made of inexpensive plastic, but of high quality. The phone is attached at the bottom, and at the top there are antennas for communication with the quadcopter: The control panel has a monochrome screen with full information (telemetry) about the flight:
Where to buy JJRC X16 Drone?
Product is shipped from the Chinese warehouse of Banggood, remember to select priority direct mail in order to have international tax free shipping. You can also check local warehouses offers, available directly on the product page!