DJI has declared the new Phantom four Professional and Inspire 2 drones. Each things are available for preorder now, and they concentrate on significant filmmakers and others who need to have to history high-top quality aerial footage. The Phantom four Professional boasts a digicam with a one-inch twenty-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor. The Inspire 2, in the meantime, has a couple digicam alternatives as effectively as a top rated speed of 67MPH. This follows the the latest start of the DJI M600 Professional.
The DJI Inspire 2 (shown under) is a powerhouse of a drone it has assist for both the Zenmuse X4S and the X5S cameras, as effectively as a top rated speed of 67MPH and a to 50MPH time of only four seconds. This model functions a new dual-battery technique that gives up to 27 minutes of flight time for each cost. In addition to the Zenmuse digicam, the Inspire 2 functions an integrated forward-facing digicam for FPV footage or less complicated procedure.
The Zenmuse digicam is gimbal-mounted, but DJI claims the drone will assist other digicam styles in the foreseeable future. The drone is no question targeted at filmmakers and industrial enterprises, boasting five.2K-resolution video clip captured at four.2Gbps in Adobe’s CinemaDNG Raw. The raw footage can be compressed to Apple ProRes 422HQ, ProRes 4444 XQ 4K, H.265 and H.264. There’s also assist for recording specifically in possibly of the latter two at 4K resolution.
The new Phantom four Professional is the more affordable of the two alternatives, though no significantly less suited for skilled end users. This model functions that aforementioned one-inch Exmor digicam sensor, as effectively as a dynamic array of nearly twelve stops, the guarantee of ‘unprecedented’ very low-mild footage (as significantly as drones are anxious), and the capacity to capture up to 4K video clip footage at up to sixty frames-for each-2nd.
The digicam has a top rated bitrate of 100Mbps, and it supports H.265 compression for trying to keep video clip top quality pretty high. This drone has a top rated speed of 45MPH in sport mode, and can fly at 31MPH in P Manner with the impediment avoidance tech active. Flight time ranges up to 30 minutes for each cost. Other functions incorporate assist for 2.4GHz and five.8GHz, as effectively as a controller with HDMI, microSD, compass, and GPS.
Cost & Availability
You can preorder both of the drones from DJI’s web page now. The Inspire 2 combo with a Zenmuse X5S digicam and license vital for CinemaDNG and Apple ProRes is $6,198 USD, though the cost is a decreased $five,999 USD for those people who buy prior to the initially of January. Shipping is anticipated to start out early next month. The drone without the combo is $2,999 USD.
The Phantom four Professional, in the meantime, fees $one,499 USD if you get the conventional controller, or $one,799 USD if you get the Professional+ with the high-luminance display screen controller. This cost contains tax and transport.