Drone fans and Xiaomi fans combined will want to pen in the 25th May as this is the date that Lei Jun and co will launch their first quad-copter.
One of the secrets to Xiaomi’s success is there diversification and range of products. Sure they started out with a ROM, then phones, but they have branched out into one of the most talked about tech and lifestyle brands on the planet.
A new product coming to the Xiaomi range next week (25th May) is the Xiaomi drone. The date of the launch has been confirmed in a new teaser, which also gives us a glimpse at the drone’s round camera module mounted below the main fuselage.
The image also shows that the black UAV has for arms splitting off from the main body indicating that this will be a traditional looking quad-copter design.
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In the run up to the launch of the Xiaomi drone we have seen earlier design leaks for the device, and even seen patents for a wearable control UAV. The only details we know for sure at this time is that the drone will have a dedicated app and will record video at up to 4K and could cost as much as 3999 Yuan.