Birdpilot X-8

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Introduction
Combining the latest UAV technology with the best cameras available on the market, give you truly the best tool in to your hands. Focusing on an easy workflow with the highest possible Image quality and flexibility at once it will be a remarkable change on the possibilities given to you. A modular system which can be fitted in no time with a 4k Camera and in the next moment with a high resolution Image Camera or low-light Camera all combined in a single high efficient Multicopter.

QUICK LOOK AT THE FEATURES

Smart Battery

High capacity Lithium Battery, rechargeable with BMS (Battery Management System) and on the high standards proven with an UN certificate.

Advanced Flight Controller

Our Advanced Flight Controller gives you the latest industry standards at your fingertips with regard to safety and precision. Our Advanced Flight Controller gives you seamless integration on your needed application.

Modular Sensor Integration

Our modular sensor quick swap system allows you to change your sensor tool less in no time for you to adopt to the changed application need on side. The wide range of sensors/payloads in our portfolio gives you the right tool when needed.

Live Data

Consistent live data from your system in the air, on your fingertips in a clear and understandable way for easy operation in every environment and situation.

Monitoring Function

Establish workflows together with birdpilot for your specific application. The deep integration of latest sensor technology in our system gives you the opportunity for an highly automated process which can adapt fast too your new requirement.

Future Proven

With birdpilot UAVs tight focus to current and upcoming regulations, from national and international authorities. This requirement input is the baseline for innovation and safety. With an adaptive architecture the birdpilot system can handle new challenges in an effective way.

Integration is Key

It’s one continuous form where hardware and software function is in perfect unison, creating a new generation of UAV in it’s class, that’s better by any measure. Industry leading innovation, in the smallest detail makes the big possible.

BOOMS

Streamline designed booms for eagle-like flight stability. The patent pending characteristic freeflow construction generates up to 15% higher overall flight performance.

ENGINEERING

Engineered in Munich, Germany, birdpilot copters are handcrafted and individually checked to ensure a maximum of quality and performance. For us, ‘Made in Germany’ stands for high standards in technology and in manufacturing perfection.

PROPELLER

Our propellers are optimized for maximum efficiency and resilience. Designed with lightweight high-strength carbon sandwich construction, birdpilot gives you state of the art performance.

ELECTRIC MOTOR

Custom-made electric motor to fit the customer need. We use special custom made electric motors designed for birdpilot X4 and X8 to get the maximum safety and efficiency.

BIRDPILOT 2-AXIS ULTRA LIGHTWEIGHT CAMERA GIMBAL

  • Overall weight of 490g with all electronics
  • Handcrafted carbon fiber for highest performance
  • Internal dimension width of 160mm (to fit Sony A7 Series, Panasonic GH-4 and many more)
  • 2 Custom made Brushless-Motors
  • 360° sliding contacts
  • Designed for cameras up 600g

BIRDPILOT LATENCY-FREE FULL HD WIRELESS VIDEO SYSTEM

  • True full HD 1080P at 60fps
  • Up to 2km range (LOS)
  • Zero latency, real-time video
  • Extremely resilient 5GHz digital link
  • Automatic Frequency Selection (AFS) that fully complies with regulations and automatically selects the best free frequency available
  • Encrypted and secure
  • Sturdy design for harsh conditions
  • Built-in OSD view with embedded MAVLInk-based telemetry
  • Gimbal control over Futaba® S.BUS
  • Plug-and-Fly, ready to operate out of the box
  • DFS support enables multiple free channels, thus boosting robustness

Groundstation Key Facts

Running Time
up to 600 Minutes

HID (Human Interface Devices)
2 Joysticks – retractable 3-aixs high-resolution Hall sensors (programmable)
2 Sliding potentiometer – high-resolution potentiometer (programmable)
3 Mode Switch – with 3 ways (programmable)
2 specified Switch – for photo and video release (programmable)
1 rotary Switch – for focus pulling (programmable)

Power
Integrated Battery with charging socket
external connector for devices such as HD receivers etc.

Display
Full HD 12 “LED TFT

Connectors
HDMI input
3G-SDI input

Specs

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X-80.880.550.4350.75

Manufacturer
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GermanyBirdpilotPenzberghttp://www.birdpilot.com/