About the Product
UDI is a well-known name in the list of drone manufacturers and the UDI U818A is one of the vest designs the company has come up with in order to provide a unique experience to every beginner who is interested to fly drones and see their aerial wonders. This toy has made its mark in the market since its launch due to the great features built in this model. The most significant feature of this drone is the 6 axis gyro with posture control ability and the four channel function that keeps it stable in its aerial expedition.
What to Find in the Box
The package includes a U818A RC quadcopter with a camera, one 2.4G remote controller which should be run using 1.5v AA batteries (which has to be bought separately), one AC adapter and a charge box, a 2G memory card, and 1 Li-Po 3.7V 500 mAh battery present in the box.
Features and Specifications
* The dimensions of the quadcopter is 410 x 410 x 60 mm, an easy-to-handle size for kids of any age
* It is a lightweight drone weighing just 4.6 oz thereby making it quite convenient to handle it
* It has a good battery life; the charging time is approximately 120 minutes
* The drone can stay in-air for about 6-9 minutes and cover a distance up to 30 metres
* Detailed instructions are provided in the manual present in the box in order to guide the first time user
This drone is the type that can be simply unpacked from the box, assembled in a simple 4-step process and flown quite easily. The camera of 640x480p present in it can be used to click pictures and record videos by just pressing a single button. Also, the drone can be made to do 360 degree flips in the air with the help of the remote controller. To make things easy and also to evoke the engineering skills in the learner, additional propellers and a spare screwdriver are included in the package which can come really handy in case of any small damage caused to the drone. The 6-axis gyro with posture control helps in positioning the aircraft as per the user’s will and 4-channel function provides a stable flight.
Pros and Cons
This model is the most learner-friendly one as it is a basic model with some really cool features. This gives the complete feel of a drone as it consists of many features such as 360 degree flips and 6-axis gyro for positioning and manning the flight. Moreover the Li-Po battery has a good lifetime and can serve the purpose very well. The make of this drone is quite durable and can prevent damage up to a certain extent. The drawback can be the flight distance which is low.
Priced at a decent $49.99, it can be one of the most prized possessions of your kid when brought from the Amazon stores!