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Unless you use it for professional filming.

No other company comes close to DJI (without having to remortgage your mansion) when it comes to aerial imagery drones.

Well if you are using it for professional filming (not real estate and the like) then DJI doesn't really make anything worthwhile. You need something that will hold a real camera.
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It seems to me a simple inexpensive improvement would be to make those arms spring loaded.

Then, turn the power on and toss the thing into the air.

On board accelerometers detect it and release the spring loaded arms while the flight control orients to a stable hover.
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All I know is that its a good time to wait for these drones. They are too expensive right now. I like my friends DJ P4. I just like the idea of GoPro drone more.
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Ive been thinking of getting a drone but have had no clue where to start. The sample shots in this look great and I would want something easy to pilot (planing on using it to survey bird nest and dont want to crash it) For $999 is this a good package, or yould money be better spent elsewhere?
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The one thing I like about the karma one, is that its controller has a built in monitor instead of using your phone.
I wonder how good is the new mini image quality is.
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The most crucial factor that would push me towards the Karma is upgradability of the camera. GoPro will probably make their future action cams compatible with the Karma so that users can upgrade to those.

Do DJI drones allow upgrading cameras? And do their current crop of drones come with cameras better than a Hero 5?
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Wondered what Olsson was upto these days... sad not seeing him in the Olympics or Xgames anymore these days... man... I'm getting old. Pro skiers when I was a kid growing up are retired now... eek.gif
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Yeah he is awesome... apparently he is filthy rich now days too from 3-4 companies he started plus his career in sports. I randomly came across his channel a few months back. Someone was asking about the camera on the Phantom... it's great. 4k at 30fps and looks amazing. I've been blown away with the videos I've taken since as far as normal cameras I'm still rocking just a Canon Rebel t4i which is still stuck in the 1080p days. You can't upgrade it though, as someone said that might be a perk for the Karma... if GoPro come out with 8k 30fps a year or two from now then perhaps you will have access to an 8k drone with a simple camera swap.
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Yeah he is awesome... apparently he is filthy rich now days too from 3-4 companies he started plus his career in sports. I randomly came across his channel a few months back. Someone was asking about the camera on the Phantom... it's great. 4k at 30fps and looks amazing. I've been blown away with the videos I've taken since as far as normal cameras I'm still rocking just a Canon Rebel t4i which is still stuck in the 1080p days. You can't upgrade it though, as someone said that might be a perk for the Karma... if GoPro come out with 8k 30fps a year or two from now then perhaps you will have access to an 8k drone with a simple camera swap.

GoPro Hero 5 Black is better than anything DJ have.
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GoPro Hero 5 Black is better than anything DJ have.

Its nice for recording the motorcycle cruises and whatever else you want to do one, I don't notice any quality difference though between it and my Phantom 4 though as far as drone footage would be concerned. But yeah, the Karma is nice too, selfie gimble, and perhaps upgrade to 8k later on.... so that is two in favor of it. As far as build and form factor I like the DJI better... its just so compact plus DJI. Both companies are high quality so I think it would be hard to go wrong with either one.
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