— Jason Cole, RC Groups
— Terry Dunn, Tested.com
Check out the video review by RCGroups.
The Xiro Xplorer V is the best-flying drone in its class — and it's one of today's most affordable options for aerial photography/videography.
Perfect for the photographer who wants it all, the Xplorer V's super-smooth 3-axis gimbal and 1080p HD/14.4 megapixel camera with polarized lens provides superior, glare-free images. "Follow Me" and "Circle Me" flight modes make it easy to shoot immersive FPV footage and flawless selfies.
Xplorer and Xplorer G options also available. Find out which Xplorer is best for you with the featured chart below.
XIRE0300 (2 LiPos)
XIRE0301 (1 LiPo)
Use your smartphone in the transmitter's holder to turn it into an FPV monitor.
The Xplorer V (XIRE0301) includes a Wi-Fi capable 5.8GHz transceiver, a 3-axis gimbal, a 1080p HD/14.4MP camera, one 3S 5200mAh "Smart" LiPo battery and intelligent chargers for the battery and transceiver.
• Diagonal Dimension (all): 350 mm (13.75 in)
• Weight: 995 g (2.19 lb), Xplorer; 1.22 kg (2.65 lb) Xplorer G & V
• Flight Time (approx.): 25 minutes
• Video Range: 500 m (1640 ft)
• Requirements: app (all); GoPro Hero 3 or 4 Camera (Xplorer G)
Product Manual (PDF, 1.8 MB)
XIRE0300 / XIRE0301
|1080p HD/14.4MP camera||Optional||✔|
|GoPro® Hero 3/4 support||Optional||✔|
|3-axis stabilized gimbal||Optional||✔||✔|
|Wi-Fi Range Extender||Optional||✔||✔|
|Actual Direction Control||✔||✔||✔|
|"Follow Me" & "Circle Me"||Optional||✔||✔|
|Brushless power system||✔||✔||✔|
|GPS flight control system||✔||✔||✔|
|Three flight modes||✔||✔||✔|
|Waypoints Ground Station||✔||✔||✔|
|Battery/radio smart charger||✔||✔||✔|
|Spare props and tools||✔||✔||✔|
|3S 5200mAh Smart LiPo||1||1||XIRE0300: 2 / XIRE0301: 1|
Note: Wi-Fi Range Extender boosts flight data transmission up to 500 m (1640 ft).
Carry your Xplorer safely and comfortably! The backpack's protective hard plastic case is lined with cushioning foam. Special cutouts gently cradle your drone, battery, radio and accessories.
Dimensions: 15.7 x 12.5 x 8.2 in (400 x 318 x 208 mm)
Weight: 3.5 lb (1.59 kg)
Check out the review by TheRCSaylors.
Attach your camera-equipped Xplorer gimbal…insert your mobile device for real-time display …and connect the built-in WiFi. Then start filming! The included LiPo battery provides 2 hours of operating time.
Dimensions: 6.4 x 2.0 x 4.6 in (162.2 x 51.8 x 115.7 mm)
Weight: 5.3 oz (150 g)
Compatible with Xplorer V/G gimbals and mobile devices up to 5.5 in (140 mm). Gimbal, camera and mobile device not included.
FOLLOW RULES FOR SAFE OPERATION OF FPV AIRCRAFT
Always follow the AMA Safety Code when operating model aircraft. Visit the Academy of Model Aeronautics: www.modelaircraft.org and search for "FPV 550" and read "Document 550 - Utilizing First Person View Systems" to learn about the safe operation of FPV "First Person View" systems in model aircraft.
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