Parrot ANAFI FVP Review:
Parrot SA is a wireless product manufacturing company based in Paris, France. Latest ANAFI FVP drone has made the USA to ask for Parrot’s assistance in designing small surveillance drones for military purposes. ANAFI Drone has some unmatchable features. As compared to their previous drone this one has been a finer choice for all the photographers and explorers out there.
Parrot ANAFI FVP has everything you need inside one kit. ANAFI FVP “all in one pack” consist of:
- a drone
- a smart battery
- Sky controller 3
- cockpit glasses 3
- mounting tool
- USB-C cable
- a 16GBs micro SD card
- an extra 8 propeller blades
- a bag in a lovely structured fabric
Parrot’s sky controller 3 and cockpit glasses 3 work with a smartphone with display less than 6.5 inches
Features of ANAFI FVP Drone:
- 4K HDR 21 Megapixels camera
- X3 Zoom
- 180-degree tilt gimbal
- 26 minutes Flight time
- Weight: 315 grams
- Maximum transmission distance is 4 Km
- Maximum horizontal speed: 55 km/h
- Maximum vertical speed: 4m/s
- Maximum wind resistance: 50km/h
- The maximum height reached: 4,500m above sea level
- Operates between -10 to 40 Celcius
- Autonomous flight
Price of ANAFI FVP:
Anafi FVP drone is cost-effective as compared to other drones. Anafi “all in one pack” has the price of $800 with all of the accessories and $700 without accessories. On the other hand, the price of DJI Mavic Air is $800 alone without accessories and ANAFI thermal drone’s price is $1900.
New Flight Modes of ANAFI FVP Drone:
The three new flight modes in ANAFI’s menu are like icing on the cake. These are specially designed to help new as well as veteran pilots to capture next-level videos effortlessly.
1. Cinematic preset:
Cinematic mode helps you to capture high-quality videos with striking effects. The video captured is so good that it feels like a videographer was behind the drone. It is built for stable motion.
2. Racing preset:
Racing mode is built for capturing moments when the drone is moving with high speed.
3. Arcade Mode:
Arcade mode has a cool feature that allows your drone to move in the direction wherever the camera is pointing. The sky controller 3’s left joystick controls the camera while the right one controls the drone movement.
From the photographer’s point of view:
ANAFI FVP is specially designed for photographers and dreamers. A complete range of camera manual setting available in FVP mode. Manual settings such as shutter speed: 1 to 1/1000, ISO ranges from 100 to 3200, white balance, and exposure compensation and advanced features such as an image histogram and “zebra” exposure assistance can be used by pushing the button on cockpit glasses. Photo modes are single, burst, panorama, bracketing and timer. These settings play a great role in capturing good pictures as well as sensational videos.
What’s the difference between new FVP and original ANAFI?
This is the most frequently asked question of buyers. Though apparently both of drones look alike from the appearances but they are many differences between them. The new FVP model has the same camera as that of the previous one.
- Sky controller 3 weights 283 grams, 30% less than previous version.
- ANAFI FVP drone is of 315 grams while the previous one is 385.5 grams
- 26 minutes of flight time while the other has 25 minutes
- ANAFI FPV folded size 8.58 x 2.7 x 2.5-inch VS original 9.6 x 2.6 x 2.5-inch
The new model is better in all aspects as compared to the original ANAFI.
FreeFlight 6 is the latest version of Parrot’s app. The user of drone has to connect their phone’s wifi with the wireless signals of drone and select the option of the drone on the app to take off. Flying the drone has become a piece of cake with all the feature of app as well as FVP technology.
In conclusion, ANAFI FVP drone is a gadget that can become a game-changer for photographers and videographers. By the time Parrot has been improving the quality of its drone and it never disappoints its customer. Additionally, it’s a very user-friendly system that is a plus point for a beginner.
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