Chinese brand FIMI also belongs to the wide Xiaomi ecosystem of products and brings a new compact drone designed for model year 2023, with the designation FIMI X8 Mini V2. It impresses especially with its 4K resolution, as well as its low weight of 245 g, with a range of up to nine kilometers.
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A compact drone named FIMI X8 Mini V2 you can find it in the offer of the verified international e-shop Banggood.com. A single battery version is available at a bargain price with Standard Shipping. Delivery will take time about 3-4 weeks and you won't be surprised by any additional customs fees during this transport.
The price of €264 will last only 2 days, until 11.9. during Banggood sales! It will then increase to the original amount.
FIMI X8 Mini V2
Free shipping is available for this product. However, this is the slowest delivery method and the goods can travel from 20 days to 1 month.
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We recommend choosing Standard Shipping, for which you will not pay anything extra. Customs fees and any VAT will be handled directly by the seller for you. Shipping can only be selected in the basket, after entering the delivery address. Delivery with this transport usually takes about 15 days, but it can take longer.
Comparison: FIMI X8 Mini vs FIMI X8 Mini V2
|FIMI X8 Mini||FIMI X8 Mini V2|
|dimensions||145 x 85 x 56 mm||145 x 85 x 56 mm|
|Weight||245 g (258 g Pro with battery)||245 g (266 g Plus with battery)|
|SD Card||Yes / microSD - U3 or higher up to 256 GB||Yes / microSD - U3 or higher up to 256 GB|
|sensor||12 MPx CMOS / 4K / HDR / 30 fps||12 MPx CMOS / 4K / HDR / 30 fps|
|stabilization||Yes - a three-axis gyroscope||Yes - a three-axis gyroscope|
|driver||Yes/ rechargeable / 3500 mAh||Yes / rechargeable / 3500 mAh|
|Control and image range||8 km||9 km RokLink|
|Application||Yes - FIMI Navi app||Yes - FIMI Navi app|
|Drums||2400 mAh – 31 minutes (Pro battery version)||3100 mAh – 37 minutes (Plus battery version)|
|charging||USB Type C||USB Type C|
FIMI X8 Mini V2: Compact 4K drone with a range of up to 9 km
The body of a compact drone FIMI X8 Mini V2 is made in an ultra-light design, with dimensions of only 145 x 85 x 56 mm (folded) or 200 x 145 x 56 mm (unfolded). The curb weight of this device has been reduced even more compared to its predecessor.
The manufacturer was only able to squeeze the original 258 grams to 245 grams for the basic battery with a capacity of 2200 mAh and a flight time of 31 minutes. The drone is also available with the Intelligent Flight Battery Plus battery, which has a capacity of 3100 mAh, provides a flight time of up to 37 minutes, but the weight of the drone then increases to 266 grams.
On the front, under the protective film, there is a 12 MPx CMOS sensor (1/2,6″) that offers 4K resolution (3860 x 2160 pixels) and supports 24 / 30 frames per second. It supports H.265 codec, 80° angle of view and f/2.0 aperture.
3100 mAh battery in the controller and AI improvements directly from the manufacturer
The drone can fly up to a height of 4000 meters, with a maximum wind of up to 16 m/s. It has GPS / Galileo / BeiDou and GLONASS navigation systems, as well as a connection with the FIMI Navi mobile application, which offers several AI improvements for your shots.
The integrated battery of the Plus category offers 3100 mAh and a duration of up to 37 minutes of flight per charge. USB-C will take care of charging.
As for control, you can use the model from the manufacturer, with a pair of antennas and a smartphone stand. This controller has dimensions of 165 x 89 x 47 mm, integrated up to 3500 mAh battery and connectivity via USB cable. The range of this controller is also improved. Compared to the basic model, which offered 8000 meters, this time up to 9000 meters are available, with navigation for return.
You will find the drone itself in the sales package FIMI X8 Mini V2, remote control, battery, USB cable for power, three cables for connectivity to the control, as well as a spare propeller, four screws, a cover for the camera lens and the necessary text documentation, traditionally, in English.
How do you like this new, compact 4K drone from the workshop of the Chinese manufacturer FIMI? If you have any other questions about the integrated components or the selling price of this device, feel free to write them to us below in the discussion below the article.