Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K Has Killer Price Of $457

Posted: May 25 2016, 8:20am CDT | by , Updated: May 25 2016, 8:39am CDT, in News | Technology News

 

Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K Has Killer Price of $457
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Xiaomi unveiled today the Mi Drone. The camera drone comes in a HD and a 4K version with extreme low prices.

The Xiaomi Mi Drone is cheaper than rumored by Bloomberg - so much for their credibility. Bloomberg pegged $610 as the price. The official price of the Mi Drone is dramatically lower than that. The Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K will sell for 2,999 Yuan ($457) and the HD version will sell for 2,499 Yuan ($380). DJI just got a big problem.

The features of the Mi drone include 3-axis stabilizing gimbal with a 4K HD wide angle camera. The Mi drone uses a 12MP Sony CMOS sensor. The optimized antenna system allow for a 3km range. A real-time position tracking allows the Mi drone to safely return to the take-off location.

Xiaomi choses an unusual path to launch the Mi drone. The company will offer the Mi Drone 4K and Mi Drone HD via a crowdfunding campaign initially. The beta testing will begin in July and the commercial release of the Mi Drone follows after that.

Watch the full Mi Drone promo video below. The details are still emerging. Hugo Barra, Global VP of Xiaomi will have a Mi Drone report on Facebook live at 9AM PST for fans outside of China.

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