The Terms

By | April 3, 2017

Often it helps you know your terms when getting into the hobby of FPV. Here we compiled all the head knowledge you’ll ever want. Frequency – the radio signal sent by the transmitter (remote or camera) to the receiver (the drone or FPV screen). It is measured in Hertz (oscillations of the perpendicular fields per […]

Is the International Drone Expo dead?

By | January 1, 2017

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The turnout at the International Drone Expo was underwhelming to say the least. Three years ago, it was one of the largest drone expos in the world, but this year everyone questions if IDE will still continue. As we found our parking and began to approach the LA Convention center, the first thing we noticed was the […]

Advanced Custom-Designed Charging Cases

By | December 18, 2016

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ProgressiveRC, normally known for their storefront, as just expanded into the building of custom charging cases for hobbyist, professional, or military use. With cases powering 300-4,000 watts, they sure pack a punch for everyone’s needs out on the field. ProgressiveRC showed one of their new cases that have a built in recognizer using NFC technology on […]

Emax Teases Tiny Whoop Killer

By | December 16, 2016

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At IDE 2016, Emax teased two new products coming out early 2017. One is a high spec 200mm Ready-to-Fly racing quadcopter aimed at experienced pilots looking to get into drone racing for the first time. Armored with high impact polycarbonate and featuring replaceable and upgradeable parts, it will be a great way for pilots to begin their racing […]

New Tech at IDE 2016

By | December 15, 2016

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The International Drone Expo showcases some of the latest advancements in quadcopter and UAV tech to the general consumer. While the were undoubtably some cool products being showcased, we were a little disappointed by the turnout this year. Previously, this has been a relatively large expo for a niche market, but we did not meet as many […]

Connex ProSight HD Review

By | August 22, 2016

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The Connex Prosight HD makes a pretty big promise: latency-free high definition video. Now, I know what you’re thinking… why is HD video such a big deal again? Simply put: a high definition + FPV (First Person View) system suitable for racing has never been done before, and the Connex is the first one to the game. […]

OCFC and Droneflux featured in OC Register

By | August 18, 2016

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Today, the Orange County Register released an article highlighting the Orange County Flyer’s Club, a drone-racing organization that we have helped build and grow the past year. Here’s a link to the article if you haven’t checked it out yet. This marks another big step in sharing the spirit of drone racing with the local community. […]

IDRA and Rotor Sports Part Ways

By | July 10, 2016

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Multiple sources are lending evidence to the fact that IDRA (International Drone Racing Association) and Rotor Sports have broken their partnership. On April 6, 2016, a mere three months ago, the two companies announced they would collaborate. Nearly a week later, ESPN signed a multi-year international media distribution deal with IDRA, which has the potential to be very profitable for […]

LA Drone National’s Qualifier – Top Five Compete for ESPN

By | July 8, 2016

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Thanks to ESPN, the next chapter for drone racing will slowly begin to unfold. The IDRA signed a contract with ESPN to host the first Drone Nationals, which will be taking place in New York on August 5-7, 2016. In order to make ensure the epicness of this race, qualifying races are being held all […]

The Biggest Step to Getting Into FPV

By | June 29, 2016

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“How does one get into FPV?” (First Person View… in this case, flying drones using an FPV video system). This is one of the biggest questions people ask me when it comes to quadcopters. It all looks very intimidating. Though we’ve designed Droneflux to make the world of FPV reachable to the average person, the biggest recommendation […]

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