JJRC H37 Elfie Selfie Drone is a compact drone that can fit into your pocket. In size, it is a little bit bigger than the Samsung Galaxy S9+. The foldable arms and small size make it very easy to carry around. Foldable quad copters are hip. Fold it up and put it in your pocket or back pack, and you are good to go.
It is important to say at this point that this is more of a toy than a productivity tool. It has a specified flight time of 7 to 8 minutes and a flight range of just 40 metres. This is in the same class as the remote controlled toy planes and helicopters that kids play with.
JJRC H37 Elfie Selfie Drone Specs
Here is a brief run-down of the key specs:
- Camera: 0.3 megapixels. 480p video
- Transmitter: Smartphone with virtual controllers via app
- Motor Type: Brushed Motor
- Built-in Gyro: 6 Axis Gyro
- Material: Plastic
- Control Distance: 40 metres
- Battery: 3.7V 500mAh (built-in)
- Flight Time: 7-8 mins
- Weight: 73 g
- Dimensions: 135 x 65 x 25 mm
A Few key Features
For a quad-copter this cheap, the JJRC H37 Elfie Selfie Drone packs a number of advanced features, including ability to roll-over, Headless Mode, Altitude hold, One-Key Take-off, Side-ward flight, pictures and videos taken in-flight are saved directly to your phone via WiFi Connection, LED flight lights so you can fly in the dark, one-key recall, 3 speed modes,
In all, this looks like a great device for beginners and a splendid way to get your drone flying carrier or hobby on the way. You should not expect great images and videos from the 0.3-megapixel camera, but it sure will be interesting to see how this little guy performs. The >JJRC H37 Elfie Selfie Drone is cheap yet packs enough features to have enthusiasts excited.
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