DJI Phantom 4 Pro is an advanced variant of the DJI Phantom 4 quadcopter. The drone features a better camera and offers an improved obstacle avoidance system. The DJI Phantom 4 Pro also comes with a better battery that offers up to 5 minutes additional flight time compared to the Phantom 4.
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DJI Phantom 4 Pro features a similar design as the standard model. It is essentially a quadcopter with four propeller blades each attached to a brushless motor. You actually get eight propeller blades in the box leaving four spare blades.
The camera is attached to the bottom of the drone via a 3-axis gimbal. The camera can pitch 30 degrees up and 90 degrees down from the rest position as well as roll and yaw.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro comes with a remote that offers an option of a built-in 5.5-inch full HD monitor. The display is brighter than your average smartphone display, which could result in a better experience. You can also buy the drone with a remote without the built-in display. You will then have to attach your smartphone or tablet to the controller.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro now has more sensors for improved obstacle avoidance. While the Phantom 4 offers two high-resolution stereo vision sensors in the front, the Pro model adds another two to the back for better obstacle sensing.
You also get a vision sensor on the bottom and infrared sensors on the left and right sides. This sensors combine to give you five-directions of obstacle sensing and four-directions of obstacle avoidance.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro quadcopter has a 20 megapixels camera. It has a 1-inch CMOS sensor and records video up to Cinematic 4K and 4K videos at 60 frames per second. In burst mode, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro can take up to 14 photos per second.
The camera adds a mechanical shutter, the first from DJI. DJI Phantom 4 Pro comes with a 16GB microSD memory card included with support for up to 128GB card.