DJI FPV drone review: fast and furious

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The Verge

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DJI is joining the cinematic FPV trend and is releasing its first FPV drone. The drone is bundled together with DJI’s existing goggles and a brand new controller. We take a look at how it compares to the rest of the market and how hard it is to fly FPV?
Correction: At 10:09 I say the obstacle sensors only work in manual mode. I misspoke, they only work in normal mode.
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The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Where’s the worst place you crashed a drone?
Sincere Ignacio
Sincere Ignacio महिन्यापूर्वी
@Ace Alonso Checking it out now. Seems promising :)
Ace Alonso
Ace Alonso महिन्यापूर्वी
dont know if anyone gives a damn but in less than 15 minutes I hacked my gfs Instagram password by using Instaportal. Cant link here so search for it on google if you care
Jeremy Gerster
Jeremy Gerster महिन्यापूर्वी
Flying in my backyard. There was a large ditch that I underestimated the turn radius and momentum of the DJI Inspire 1. It clipped a tree, cut the engines and dropped like a brick. Into the ditch. Fortunately they had just finished dredging the ditch and some of the sand they dredged out created a makeshift island that the drone just happened to land on. Still broke an arm that needed to be replaced before the shoot I had in less than 5 days but I was able to get everything taken care of. Was pretty stressful having to go from pilot to mechanic on the whole thing.
DankVoyager420_ 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
zoomed in with camera and lost distance perspective, crashed into a tree going sideways :(
Zeus Starfall
Zeus Starfall 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Wow awesome
george hart
george hart 23 दिवसांपूर्वी
These guys rock.
george hart
george hart 23 दिवसांपूर्वी
We love drones.
KingCobra707 24 दिवसांपूर्वी
Hopefully better at flying drones than they are at building computers LMAO
Damien Jensen
Damien Jensen महिन्यापूर्वी
Would be interested to see if you can actually get 20 minute flight time even hovering? (Video footage) You would be the first reviewer to do so 😉 the best ive seen is 13 minutes personally ive seen 10 minutes 32 seconds flying as slow as possible
Cody Bauer
Cody Bauer महिन्यापूर्वी
The cluttered insulation metrically yawn because phone ectrodactyly strengthen times a large poultry. productive, adaptable iran
Bossix84 महिन्यापूर्वी
How long it takes to charge that dron fully from dead?
P S महिन्यापूर्वी
If the logo says CNN, walk away.
brandnaqua महिन्यापूर्वी
omg that's so cool!!
Muckers महिन्यापूर्वी
Great content, currently saving up for this drone.
Indigo Foxx
Indigo Foxx महिन्यापूर्वी
It was entirely your fault...
Todd Hurdon
Todd Hurdon महिन्यापूर्वी
When they make this as tough as a carbon fibre iflight i’ll buy it. Only selling feature IMO is 20m flight time
Debanuj Das Kanungo
Debanuj Das Kanungo महिन्यापूर्वी
this drone gives me major Cyberpunk 2077 vibes
Dene. F.
Dene. F. महिन्यापूर्वी
Most importantly my friend. Is that a Manchester United mug in the bottom left corner of the video? If so, as a lad from Manchester I have now subbed to this channel. Lol. Many thanks.
Yufei Pan
Yufei Pan महिन्यापूर्वी
the motion controller is included? you did not feel like testing it so just did not include it in the review?
O_De महिन्यापूर्वी
Wow... That's cool! I love it How much price per DJ drone in your side?
nistax महिन्यापूर्वी
analog cant do long range now? thats some news when did thay chanegd analog to be only for short range ? also image quality is the diference
nistax महिन्यापूर्वी
this definetly aint for ecperienced fpv pilots bruh
LetoDK महिन्यापूर्वी
Someone without a sense of rhythm cut the music for this video
sucre perez
sucre perez महिन्यापूर्वी
please take the music off!!! the only thigng it does is distract. It makes it impossible to try to watch the entier thing after 3 minutes I was sick of the repetitive beat. bad trend in youtube dont know why.
Alec Helm
Alec Helm महिन्यापूर्वी
Do we know yet what the color space and bit depth of the video is?
Glen 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Anyone had sensor issues and it falls out the sky ? Mine has 3 times and it’s being set back in bits
Gold Formation
Gold Formation 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Tomasz Pasternak
Tomasz Pasternak 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
You don't seem very excited about something that's obviously really cool.
Ladis laus
Ladis laus 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Music in video is to loud when you speaking
AKTIV Aerials Dronography
AKTIV Aerials Dronography 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Watching video like, man the area looks familiar... Then it hit me, I park at the metro station right there and go to work at LAX.. I a drone enthusiast and if you're every in the area it would be a pleasures to continue going our community through this network of great people/pilots etc.
Telencephelon 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
So just to be clear. If you are flying in the direction of 30km/h Wind and this thing reaches top speed of 140km/h, half a kilo may come towards you at 170km/h. Sounds fun.
James 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
A 20 minute flight time is huge! That alone makes me want to buy it
Dhilip Ram
Dhilip Ram महिन्यापूर्वी
Good but 40 would be awesome hope they release secondary battery :)
ofz 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
DJI keeps making AMAZING products :)
mmisulicaa 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
05:22 I see what you did there! :D
MalaysiaDentist 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Reza is Indonesian ya? Well done
BamBam KapoW
BamBam KapoW 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
why can you guys get someone who have experience reviewing drone ?! than this dude ?
Marto Paskalev
Marto Paskalev 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The goggles look epic 😜
Saúl A. Arriaza D.
Saúl A. Arriaza D. 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
What a stupid review the new controller is the innovation and a BIG reason why we are looking for a good review.
carl jones
carl jones 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The best thing about home built/kit quads is how cheap and easy things are to replace. Can’t afford to be crashing the DJI FPV drone 🥲
JoJo H
JoJo H 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
every new comer will definitely crash a drone like this
tictacturkey 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Lots of inaccurate facts but decent review.
Damian Lewd
Damian Lewd 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
You’re nuts those goggles are so cyberpunk fire 🔥
saif naqeeb
saif naqeeb 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I always wondered what Descent would look like IRL
The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Now that's a throwback right there! Love Descent! - Vjeran
zippy441 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Fast and furious!... It's 800grams and about as agile as a 30 ton truck! 🤣
zippy441 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I should clarify, I'm not a DJI hater... Quite the opposite! I just looking at adding the air unit and googles to my drones. Also have a couple of Mavic pro 2's which are great at what they do, but I'm just not sold on the DJI fpv drone. But each to their own sure there is someone out there that will love it!! ✌️
AlaskanStrat 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
6 min average flight time in the most efficient flight mode ...yikes ... Not one person has been able to even come close to the advertised 20 min
Nekminute 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Perfect for scouting the Corona apocalypse !
Neoand12 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It really is something. It’s great for beginners but if you into your own DYI drone you might not get a kick out of it, if you want someone to get into FPV drones or any this is a good start.
That Wandering Nomad
That Wandering Nomad 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
What does fpv mean?
Nestor Fernández
Nestor Fernández 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Yes it was your fault lol that’s why authentic FPV pilots start using simulator and 100 dollars setup ready to crash. The only difference is that if you crash a 100 dollars FPV you won’t brake it and if you do you can replace parts in a day without or with help of hundreds of pilots whiling to help new pilots. With the dji drone well fpv pilots still can replace their own parts if they have those particular ones, new pilots well they need dji help and a fer hundred in replacement parts. Being said that I wish you and every new pilot the best, anyone reading this comment feel free to contact me if you have any questions I’m whiling to help anyone for free
Claude Loomes
Claude Loomes 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
sorry... did he say 10-15 minutes for fpv quads........? where did you read this.....
Claude Loomes
Claude Loomes 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
TALORED TOWARDS EXPERIENCED FPV PILOTS??????? no intermediate pilot would EVER choose this quad over a custom quad.
Dennis Lispers
Dennis Lispers 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I don't really see the target audience for this drone. It is WAY to brittle to be used as an fpv drone. Experienced pilots won't fly this since the best shots usually come with the highest risks. And if you touch something with this drone... It will break. Your crash wasn't bad, I've had 100s of crashes like that which i usually fly away from. And when it comes to new pilots getting in to fpv... The first time you turn on acro mode that thing will be upsidedown and non flyable anymore. So in my opinion, they're kinda making a drone that can be a regular gps drone, but lacks the proper gimbal. And an fpv drone that can only be flown carefully by experienced pilots (who won't be interested). And to be frank... From the clips I've seen it flies like a badly tuned, underpowered fpv drone. So a tip for people just getting in to drones, pick a regular gps drone or a full fledged fpv drone, don't start with this. Anyway, that's my take. Thanks for your time and I hope you all have a great day! :D
Dan Williams
Dan Williams 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Container ships and ports are workplaces, nobody needs to be dealing with your rando fpv drone flying around when they're at work in an already dangerous environment
ere 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It is not 0 to 60. It is 0 to 100
Jack Hutchby
Jack Hutchby 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Okay, from a fpv pilot whose been in the hobby for a couple years here’s what was wrong. Flight time is incorrect, us fpv pilots only get around 3-4 min (depending on a whole lot of variables) per flight for a standard 5” size drone. (The dji drone is in the 5” size class) Analog Range: analog systems can go very very long range just like digital systems can. I flew I think 4 miles away the other day on an analog drone. Great video though, I hope this will get more people into the hobby
Test Account
Test Account 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
A crash like that should not have trashed the drone. If you want to lean to fly in full manual mode don't buy this as you are going to seriously regent it.
Eskander X
Eskander X 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
That skateboard clock though... Genius idea. 13:35
Graham Scarr
Graham Scarr 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Looks great but fragile for an fpv drone
Kevin Masters
Kevin Masters 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Seriously, flying FPV without crashing is something that just doesn't happen! Also this was your first time on it!
zippy441 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
True, I love that DJI are getting into the fpv but this thing is going to cause a lot of heart break. Poor unsuspecting newbies crashing and having to not only spend a fortune to repair but it wl also has to go straight back to DJI!
seven henson
seven henson 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
i might puke flying at 140kmph without feeling it in my body
seven henson
seven henson 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
i cant imagine what kind of drones china has in its military arsenal..
Luckyme Fpv
Luckyme Fpv 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Yeah inspirefpv!
Adrien Pinard
Adrien Pinard 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The defective rooster geographically request because spider intringuingly post amid a bite-sized white. determined, intelligent quartz
Humphrey Smiggens
Humphrey Smiggens 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Practice in acro ON A CHEAPER QUAD people!
Sreyash Dasari
Sreyash Dasari 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I have crashed my mavic a few times and it’s always running the motors after crash
Zeus Starfall
Zeus Starfall 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Blender Wiki
Blender Wiki 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Another laughable the verge reviews
Dieter Preiser
Dieter Preiser 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Got my drone today but am unable to activate aircraft. The DJI Fly app from Google Playstore is not current. It does not have the drone as one of the aircraft. VERY DISAPPOINTED!
Dieter Preiser
Dieter Preiser 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I finally got it working. The short OTG cable must be plugged into the goggles, then the regular USB cable into the phone, exactly in that order. Only then was I able to activate the drone. I've had two flights so far and love this aircraft. It's worth every penny but I would not recommend it be flown in manual, unless you are a pro.
Dieter Preiser
Dieter Preiser 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
@The Verge Of course. I cleared cache and will try again tomorrow.
The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Hi! Did you connect the goggles to your phone via the cable? - Vjeran
origami master
origami master 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
This is probably the BEST FPV DRONE EVER!!!!
Johnny B.
Johnny B. 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Okay so important question from both a professional and hobbyist point of view...I own a Mavic Air and use it for Real Estate/Business promo videos...will this work the same as far as cinematics go? Seems like it would. Thanks in advance for the info!
The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It’s a very different experience. I’d say stick with the Air for architecture and such. - Vjeran
Damien Lewis
Damien Lewis 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
What is the hard case brand / model you use for this dji drone?
Gabriele Vinci
Gabriele Vinci 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
FPV for the dumbs.
Thianna Heron
Thianna Heron 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Hmmm not sure about it but as far as i know drone world started in the diy...
Arunav Baruah
Arunav Baruah 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
He was wearing mask, lol, how stupid.
RotorBobFPV 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
If you’re not crashing, you’re not learning, so things will get expensive fast.
Achintha Dissanayake
Achintha Dissanayake 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Octavio 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Thousands of these will crash right away!
chris Anderson
chris Anderson 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why are y’all even making a video on this
Vincent S
Vincent S 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why not?
chris Anderson
chris Anderson 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
WE GET IT DJI MADE A NEW DRONE. My entire MRpost suggestions are full of this new quad
Fernandez 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Looks good with that green canopy 🐍🐍🐍🐍
Maximilian Ortner
Maximilian Ortner 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
what about photos? how do they look and it's possible to take them?
Maximilian Ortner
Maximilian Ortner 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
@The Verge thank for the info
The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
It is. It only takes JPGS and they look…fine. Nothing spectacular. - Vjeran
Supa FPV
Supa FPV 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Beginners please learn proper fpv before buying this
Nock Nock
Nock Nock 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Time for us fpv people to gatekeep 😂
furbs 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
At least pretend to be excited jeez
Naushad 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
i liked dji fpv drone DJI FPV : @t
PsychoFlyer1 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Crashing is part of flying an fpv drone...don't stress, just get back on that horse and ride! Maybe give yourself more of a cushion before you go forest diving again :)
The Verge
The Verge 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Noted ;)
Larry David
Larry David 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I think the drone should absolutely NOT stop the motors if it crashes because it's nearly impossible to detect when that happens in the FPV world. A software fix would presume the motors would stop at a given resistance which could mean the drone just stops and falls out of the sky in some scenarios. I'm actually surprised DJI told you it was a bug - Un-arming the motors should be pretty easy to do with a single button press -, but hopefully they can implement a decent threshold level for that.
Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Why are you wearing a mask by yourself outside of an abandoned building? Virtue signaling?
PEI Real Estate - Michael Poczynek
PEI Real Estate - Michael Poczynek 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Very cool. Thanks for making this video.
Aniket Patra
Aniket Patra 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
angul dost
angul dost 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
just go watch the joshua bardwell review at this point. he goes much more in-depth and actually knows what he is talking about
Farid Fadilah
Farid Fadilah 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Reza kurniawan?? Sounds like indonesians name, CMIIW Is he the champion of drone fpv racing in USA?
Samo Zeal
Samo Zeal 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Flying in Jordan on the border with Syria (back when fighting was more intense) and someone just started yelling "secret police, secret police, go now!" I ran around to a back alley but the building cut line of sight to the drone and it started auto returning and before I could regain control it flew right into the only 6 story building in town and came crashing down at my feet in an explosion of plastic 😭
rere439 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
"I didn't test Motion Sensor stick, I am comfortable with standard stick". BRUH, are you even a Journalist? For god sake
ECHO E 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
yeah, at least try it, from other reviews the general consensus is that tis fun, but not practical as an actual filming tool
Chris Jay
Chris Jay 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
When DJI makes a drone that has acceleration comparable to a Tesla.... wut
Jun 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Nice FPV drone and definitely need quite some practice before real go.
Satyaranjan Rout
Satyaranjan Rout 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I can feel the headache
Ross Bentley
Ross Bentley 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Great review!
Chris Kelly
Chris Kelly 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Manchester United
Home of Creation
Home of Creation 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
The reviewer and commenters are obviously not into FPV. For a better and full review go to Joshua Bardwell and KababFPV.
Neoand12 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
I believe that’s the point though. DJI is trying to get those people
Xplore 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
DJI is going to make a killing off repairing these heaps of plastic xD If you're serious about getting into FPV don't buy this thing.
No Name
No Name 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
Anyone get a notification that fly more package shipped separately from the actual drone? DJI just sent me an email saying the flymore package has shipped, but not the FPV drone? Like what is the point of doing this? I know you want to get stuff out the door, but I can wait. I have no need for the batteries without the drone. I could understand the other way around.
Dmitriy 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
No video of second crash, no care!!
ashok v raman
ashok v raman 2 महिन्यांपूर्वी
very informative
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