The effectiveness of an Auto-Follow function in drones depends on how effective the transmitter is, the stronger the frequency, the stronger the signal. But surprisingly not all drones are automated, there are ones that come with at least 30% manual function feature but you rarely see them around these days due the automated ones have dominated the drone market. An Auto Follow feature allows you to initiate a specific map and allow the drone to automatically follow it, not all drones have this feature as it takes some electrical procedures to get it to embed in it. In this article, we are listing some really good Auto Follow Drones that can initiate an auto-follow function on the command of the user.
- DJI Spreading Wings S900
The auto-follow function in this drone is considered one of the most effective according to the customer’s performance appraisal report. This drone is produced by one of the biggest names in the drone industry, this car carbon-fiber hexacopter drone can cost you some real dollars but as per the quality of service to this drone, guarantees to give you nothing but the best. This comes in a lightweight material e.g. a sturdy carbon frame that makes your flight even more enjoyable, it also comes with an advanced motor that maintains the stability of the flight. The dampers are introduced to separate the mainframe with a gimbal bracket. It had an upper centerboard that allows easy faster and easy access that will enable you to install the remote controller including the 6 pairs of propellers.
This drone is known for its freelance Auto Follow function though comes with other interesting features like an in-built 14MP fisheye, 14MP fisheye which enable you to take clear pictures and HD recordings at 1080p, it is powered with 2,700 mAh battery that makes it attains a long 25 mins fly time after a full charge, and comes with a multiple sensors which enable it to attain stability. The drone has a specially designed App meant to help you stream the live video in real-time using a side by side display mode. The drone also has an extended range that runs up to 1.4 miles without any form of interference. Other features include a removable holder, USB link, 2 joysticks, and 8 shortcut buttons.
- DJI Inspire 2
This is another good Auto follow drone that comes with three interesting features – a Dual battery that allows it has a 23-min flight time with a speed of 58 mph (94 kph). The hardware is made of Magnesium aluminum shell and some reasonable amount of carbon fiber arm. This drone uses an upgraded CineCore2.1 image processing system which enables it to make a video recording at up to 6K in 5.2K in Apple ProRes and CinemaDNG/RAW especially with the help of Zenmuse X7 camera. It also has an upgraded onboard FPV camera which makes it possible to be viewed on any mobile device.
- Hubsan X4 H501S
This auto-follow drone comes with a size of 8.6 inches and equipped with a battery capacity of 7.4V 2700mAh Li-Po which guarantees a maximum flight time of 20 minutes after a 210 minutes charge time. With an average flight weight of 450g, the drone can transmit video and pictorial imagines in real-time using its FPV enabled feature. The picture quality is clearer than ever due to it’s 1920 x 1080P Camera Resolution which also comes with a GPS function. Other features that come with this device include Brushless Motors, Follow Me, and Headless mode. And aside from being a GPS enabled drone it also supports GALILEO, GLONASS, and GNSS features.
- Hubsan X4 H501S
This “Auto Return Home” drone just like its counterparts comes it also comes with a GPS navigation system that usually allows it to navigate back to its original start off point. Also, the Auto Return function works perfectly with the quadcopter feature which helps in making sure the drone lands safely. This drone also comes with an advanced range control that enables it to be controlled from a 300m distance with the help of the upgraded antennas and transmitters can even reach it at the distance of 450m range. The Brushless motors that come with this drone make it possible to have a steady movement even in the face of the rough atmosphere. Other features of this drone include Headless Mode, and a 3 x 2″ LCD Screen FPV Transmitter.