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For the boys, this one is definitely for the boys. It flips, rotates and hovers in the air like nothing you’ve ever seen before while capturing footage and storing to your Smartphone.
The AR Drone has nifty features all packaged into what is known as a quadricopter. The robust features and state of the art technology makes this the perfect little gadget to receive or to give as a gift.
The technical specs are superb and this is shown in the ability of the AR Drone 2.0:
HD Camera 720p 30fps
· Video storage as you fly – remote storing device
· Linux 2.6.32
· USB 2.0 high speed for extensions
· Ultrasound sensors for ground altitude measurement
· Emergency stop – controlled by software
· Fully reprogrammable motor controller
These are only a few of the specifications listed which you’ll be able to take full advantage of. As we know by now, most guys never let go of their ‘boy’ persona and the AR Drone 2.0 has the best of both worlds; technology and play.
By Martine Hendricks
Photo: francesco72 @Flickr