G-ZERO Drone Racer
G-ZERO Quadcopter Drone Racer is produced by Kyosho and has a 302mm length and a 200mm width (both with guard), with a height of 65mm and weighs around 130g, being quite a solid drone. Unlike other drones that are quite difficult to control, this amazing drone racer is controlled like an R/C car with a pistol-grip transmitter.
G-ZERO Quadcopter Drone Racer Specifications:
The drone has a 5:1 gear ratio and an 8.5mm coreless motor, having an approximately 10 minutes flight time. The D5 X P4 propellers help it speed up to 30km/h approximately (with normal specification) or 34.5km/h approximately (20-degree propeller angle setting) and it can reach up to 38km/h if using optional parts.
To charge the 3.7V 1000mAh battery, you will have to connect it to a USB cable and depending on the USB power output; the charging time can be around one to two hours.
The drone racer isn’t designed for high altitude flight; it is designed for people that enjoy safe flying within their field of vision and near the ground. The flight altitude is 35cm for the lowest and 60cm for the highest, this setting can be changed using software application.
The G-ZERO Quadcopter is equipped with advanced ultrasonic sensors, barometric pressure sensors and also 6 axis gyroscopes (3 axis angle speed sensors and 3 axis acceleration sensors). The speed switching functions allow you to choose between the “Easy Mode” or “Active Mode” and delivers intuitive flight control.
The package includes fuselage, 2.4GHz transmitter KT-231P+, USB auto cut charger, pinion gear replacement tool (combination binding stick), 3.7V 1000mAh Li-Po battery, arm holder, USB cable, spare propeller, quick start guide and the instruction manual. The price of this drone is around $220.
To make it start you will have to buy 4 AA size batteries for the transmitter and have a computer with USB port or USB power charger.