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CADDX VISTA HD vs DJI FPV Air Unit: Best FPV digital system

Last year, DJI announced their first digital FPV system ecosystem which promised to provide the ultimate first-person view experience. DJI’s FPV system has 4 main parts: camera, VTX, goggles and remote controller. Biggest problem of their FPV Air Unit was its large size and weight, which makes it difficult to use in smaller drones. While…
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Foxeer Razer Micro&Mini: Cheap 1200TVL FPV cameras

Foxeer, one of the most popular FPV rig manufacturer just announced two new extremely affordable 1200TVL cameras. While the super small Foxeer Razer Micro is advertised for $17.90, its larger twin-brother the Razer Mini for $19.90. Both FPV cameras features 1200TVL resolution and 1/3″ CMOS image sensor. Featuring wide range of input voltage, both Foxeer…
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RunCam Split 3 Nano & Micro FPV DVR cameras

Back in 2017, the first generation of RunCam Split camera was considered a true game-changer product on the FPV market. Now, they are planning to release two new FPV cameras based on the same concept, but with a much smaller size. While the RunCam Split 3 Micro measures 19 x 19mm, the RunCam Split 3…
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Hawkeye Firefly Split 4K FPV camera for racing quads

FPV cameras like the Hawkeye Firefly Split 4K are very practical due to their freedom of installation. While the small (19mm×19mm) lens module can be installed on tight cockpits, the DVR module can be stacked with the other electronic parts. Like the Caddx Tarsier 4K, the Firefly Split 4K is also capable to record UHD…
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Foxeer MIX 2 FPV camera with on-board recording

Although the second generation Foxeer MIX 2 FPV camera promise better FPV quality, higher definition recording and lower latency, the raw specs does not shows too much differences compared to its predecessor. Both provides only 1080@60FPS recording. Anyway, in my opinion, since the launch of Caddx Tarsier 4K it is very hard to bring something…
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Osmo Action: Good for drones? Or stay with GoPro?

Few days ago, DJI – market leader in drone technology officially revealed their first GoPro alike rugged action camera. Let’s find out if drone pilots should switch to Osmo Action or stay with their Hero 7. Smartphone cameras are pretty incredible these days, but they are very hard to be installed on drones, especially if…
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Coming soon: Caddx Tarsier 4K FPV camera

In addition to the on-board 4K@30fpv video recording, Caddx’s new FPV camera called Tarsier claims to offer ultra-low latency. Like most actual smartphones, the Caddx Tarsier also features dual-lens system. While the upper “digital/DVR” lens has 150° field of view and 16/9 aspect ration, the lower “analog/FPV” lens and 165° FOV and 4/3 picture format.…
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