With so many models of drones jostling for air space, it is not an easy task for a particular model to stand apart. That is unless, of course, it has some special features that are quite unmatched. A winning model of a drone has to have the right mix of classy features, robust build, and above all affordability. With all these reasons and more being present in the new Yuneec Breeze 4k, it stands apart in a crowd of otherwise ordinary drones that have standard features and some limitations as well. This is probably one reason why the Yuneec Breeze 4k has become so popular in such a short time, making it one of the a sought after drone in the market. It is an engineering marvel that is set to storm the skies, thanks to the extensive research that has gone into its creation. The technically brilliant features that were made available in sophisticated and expensive drones have been successfully replicated in the Yuneec Breeze 4k, though the price has been fixed at very affordable levels. It is a miniature 4k flying camera that has been crafted using state of the art cutting edge technology. It is designed to capture aerial shots from almost impossible angles, thanks to the technical brilliance and innovation that have gone into its creation. With conveniently positioned arms and rotors, the Yuneec Breeze 4k is equipped with optical flow and infrared positioned sensors that enable it to maintain its stable position, whether it is hovering high up in the sky, or indoors, making it absolutely safe in any environment. The retractable landing gear make this flying wonder highly aerodynamic, and the 360° swivel camera enables it to capture some classy images never before imagined. The high definition videos that the Yuneec Breeze 4k is capable of filming. The camera is also capable of shooting slow motion videos in stunning Full HD quality. The distortion-free high quality lens can capture the minutest details quite vividly, what with dual controls working at tandem, the camera and the drone can be operated simultaneously from the ground.
The Yuneec Breeze 4k is a sleek, highly aerodynamic fabulous looking drone that has an air about it even when it is poised for takeoff. It is built under stringent quality control conditions, with the materials going into its creation conforming to strictest aviation specifications. So much so, this sturdy drone can be flown under the harshest of conditions and will come out unscathed. This quadcopter has a set of 4 rotors that work in tandem, making it extra safe while in flight. Even in the event of any one or two of the rotors failing due to any reasons midair, the drone is capable of homing to the base with the remaining ones, along with the captured images quite intact. The drone is built in such a way that it is nearly impossible that it will drift out of control, even under trying weather conditions.
The Yuneec Breeze 4k can be controlled by an Android or iOS device through the special Breeze Cam app, and tips the scales at less than 1 pound (385 grams take off weight) . You can capture stunning images and captivating aerial photos or videos during special sorties meant for use commercially. This drone is capable of taking a collision free course, and quickly deviates from any obstructions that it senses intelligently while in flight. It can create a flight path of its own and stick to it, and deviate whenever the situation warrants. Thanks to the sonar sensors, the drone is incapable of colliding with any obstacles midair and is absolutely safe, all the while carrying out its primary task of capturing flawless images.
This amazing drone is built to exacting standards and is powered by a 5400mAh 3S 11.1V LiPo battery that ensures uninterrupted flight time of 12 minutes at a stretch. It also features a 10 channel 2.4 GHz transmitter that is capable of 5.8 GHz video downlink. The built in camera is capable of working in temperatures ranging from -5°C to 50°C and weighs a negligible 200g (7.05oz) and sports a 14mm f/2.8 distortion free lens. The drone is designed to remain focused on the primary object it is meant to film, irrespective of the obstacles midair, and is capable of circumventing any such obstacles without any break in the filming process. It is also intelligent enough to retain such obstacles in memory and avoid that particular flight path the next time around. The Yuneec Breeze 4k is equipped with GPS to help it track targets, which are then brought into the focus of the camera lens. This sophisticated drone is built to offer an amazing flying experience that is safe and capable of completing assigned tasks.
The Yuneec Breeze’s 4 propellers are detachable, and can be removed with a click on the quick release buttons. The powerful motor is a silent performer and is capable of subjecting the drone to quick, accurate sorties with amazing agility, always responding promptly to ground commands instantly.
Set your mood according to the situation, thanks to the six different intuitive flight modes the Yuneec Breeze is capable of flying in.
Pilot Mode - is a manual mode that lets you fly the drone by yourself.
Selfie - mode that lets you set the Yuneec Breeze with a mere adjustment of a slider, also setting the height and distance.
Orbit mode - on the other hand enables the Breeze to fly in circles, around any object, or even the person controlling the drone if required.
Journey mode - is when the Breeze takes off, and goes up into the air, yet remains in your control throughout its flight.
Follow me mode - is the mode that is more like saying “heel” and allowing the drone to tag along wherever you go.
Return home - is more like a ‘homing pigeon’ mode where the drone gets back to base at a mere click of a button.
The Yuneec Breeze 4k is well endowed with a camera with an inclination range from 0° to 60° and an image sensor of 1/3.06 CMOS. This 13 mega pixel camera features electronic image with a JPEG photo file format. It also features scenery modes like natural, saturation, RAW and night mode, and an angle view of 117° and exposure ranging from -2.0 - 2.0. While the camera’s shutter speed is 1/30-1/8000s, it boasts an internal memory of 16 GB flash. The controller/app frequency for this smart camera is 5GHz WiFi and the compatible app is Breeze Cam, which is downloadable from Google Play or App Store. The operating system is iOS 8.0 or Android 4.2.2 or more advanced versions. With a 100 m range the camera is capable of six different modes detailed earlier. The language options include English and Chinese, with German, French and Italian to be introduced shortly. The ultra HD video resolution is 3840 X 2160/ 30fps (480p 30fps live image) and 1080 HD resolution is 1920 X 1080 / 30fps stabilized (720p 30fps live image). The camera’s photo resolution is 4160 X 3120 pixels (13 MP).
General Breeze Information
The Yuneec Breeze 4k measures 7.7" X 7.7 X 2.5" without propellers, and 12.9" X 12.9" X 2.5" with propellers, and has a diagonal length spanning 9.4 inches. The total length of the drone is 9.5" with a take-off weight of 0.85 lbs. It is powered by a 4 X 2.206 kV brushless external rotor and an 1150mAh 3S 11.1V LiPo battery. The drone is capable of hovering at a maximum altitude of 80 m with a flight distance of 100 m. The maximum flying speed of the drone is 11 mph, which is controlled by software, and the maximum climb rate, is 2.2 mph.