Pocket selfies drones become extremely popular in 2017. DJI released Spark model which take over the world very fast. Once Chinese companies notice that trend they started to make more affordable alternatives to the Spark. One of the alternatives without a doubt is Wingsland S6. We can compare it to a DJI Spark because both drones primary purpose is to take selfies.
Wingsland S6 is designed to fit in your hand and pocket. It is an exceptionally slim drone, and it will suit even the tightest pockets. The weight of the drone is only 230 grams. It has an option to mount up propeller protection. But because of more accessible mobility people don’t really use them.
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Wingsland S6 is controlled by a smartphone. In one pocket you put a phone, and in the other, you place a Wingsland S6. The application is compelling and has many options. You can control a drone with voice or merely use a flight simulator. Basically, you control the drone through a WiFi connection. Because of that range of controlling a drone is not wide.
The application also allows you to create, edit and cut excellent videos, all by using application. It has a cloud upload option and you can store your photos and videos instantly.
Flying a Wingsland S6 is easy, and even new pilots are recommended to pick up this drone as their first drone. Maybe you will not learn how to fly a drone manually, but you can use smartphone application and fly automatically. In other words, even if you never navigated a drone before, you can create beautiful selfies with this model.
Flight time is not significant, around 10 minutes, depending on the weather and temperature. Control range is also influenced by the obstacles and weather, but in a range of 100 meters, you will be safe that drone will not be lost because of lousy transmission. The drone can operate at temperatures from 0 to 40. Make sure you don’t use it below zero because the battery may die.
Return Home function is working great on this drone, and all you need to do is push a button and drone will return to you. Other than that fancy function, drone also has the ability to take off automatically.
Wingsland S6 Camera
Controlling a camera in this drone model is easy and it all can be done through a smartphone application and even when the drone is up in the air. You can change frames per second or video quality. The highest resolution for the camera is 4K. That high resolution means that your video will have high quality and everything will be visible even if you show it on a large TV screen.
Follow me mode allows you to film yourself while you move. You can run, and the drone will follow you and record what you’re doing.
Point of interest filming is a new feature for pocket selfie drones. A drone will circle around the object and record. This function is very useful if you want to film some objects from all angles.
The smartphone application will help you with alarms. It will send you alarms when the battery of the drone gets low. When you see that warning, you better push that button to return home as fast as possible. With time application gets updated and I am sure there will be more fancy options that will help even a new pilots to have they flying experience as pleasant as possible.
Conclusion Wingsland S6 is a fantastic drone, and for sure you can compare it with DJI Spark. 4k resolution camera makes this drone amazing for recording beautiful videos. And you don’t even need to be an expert in drone piloting because there is a flying simulator where you can plot your path and drone will do all recording automatically for you.