The AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter is a drone with an HD camera and a 360-degree flip feature. It has a built-in 6-axis gyro quad-rotor and the propeller frames are covered with plastic frames for protection against collision. The device has LED lights that enable the quadcopter to function at night. This is a very durable and lightweight gadget with strong wind resistance. It is capable of flexible movements and is easy to control.
The specifications of the AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter:
· Packaging dimensions: 12″ x 12″ x 5″
· Weight of the package: 1.75 lb
· Flying Time: 5-7 mins
· Controlling Distance: 50-100 meters approx
· Battery: 3.7V 500mAh LiPO
· Charging Time: 60 mins approx
· Built-in LED light
The contents of the kit:
· 1 RC Quadcopter with Camera
· 1 MicroSD card
· 1 2.4G Remote Controller (1.5v AA batteries not included in the kit)
· 1 USB Connection Cable
· 1 TF card reader
· 1 LiPO 3.7V 500mAh Battery
The characteristic features of the AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter:–
The package, body, and design:
The Akaso X5C comes in a white color and has places blades and wings in white and red colors. A simple assembly requires for setting up the device and it comes with a controller. The device has a plastic body and is lightweight yet stable. The battery compartment is on the rear side and the camera is mounted on the battery door. The kit comes with the entire essential gear and some additional props.
The propeller blades are covered with tough quality plastic blade frames. The Akaso X5C has LED lights that glow in red and green. The landing gear has been provided and can be installed if required. It protects the camera in the landing expedition. The screwdrivers and screws are included in the package.
6-axis gyro quadcopter:
This feature enables the quadcopter steadiness and stability in flight. The Akaso X5C is resistant to wind flow and maintains stability in rough conditions.
The quadcopter flies smoothly and it has a button control for a 360-degree flip. It flips beautifully in the air in a continuous rolling motion which is a spectacle to watch.
Built-in HD camera:
The camera of the Akaso X5C is inbuilt and mounted on top of the battery cover. The SD camera can be inserted into the camera. This camera can capture pictures clearly from the height. It is controlled by a 2.4GHz transmitter, which will not be interfered by other transmitters.
The 3.7V 500mAh LiPO battery is required to run the device. It should be well charged before installing in the Akaso X5C quadcopter. It takes about an hour to be charged fully.
Remote controller- Functions and performance:
The 2.4 G remote control is activated by inserting the batteries. The left throttle has to be pushed down before inserting the batteries. Simultaneously the battery has to be inserted in the quadcopter and plugged in the receptacle. Now the two devices will take a few seconds to sync together. Three beep sounds appear when the devices are paired. Now push the left throttle stick up and then down. The remote control has numerous controls to ensure a steady flight. The speed control buttons can be maneuvered for a high-performance flight. The Akaso X5C can rise up and down, fly sideways, and rotate 360-degree. The remote control can be operated from a distance of 50-100 m. The display screen is very convenient. There is an indicator indicating the camera switch on and off.
Review of the AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter:-
The plastic body of the quadcopter makes it lightweight. This enables the device to take long and high flights. Though the plastic body seems cheap at times, it adds to the speed of the flight. The propellers are large and well-protected. The hulls can be removed for indoor flights. The LED lights enable easy maneuvering of the Akaso X5C in the dark.
Performance and functions:
The AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter flies seamlessly on open spaces. The winds though are a little tough on the device. It becomes challenging for the drone to maintain balance. The 360-degree flip, speed buttons, and trick mode are interesting features to enjoy the drone’s performance. Experts recommend switching off the Akaso X5C when it becomes unmanageable in windy conditions or seem to collide into the tree. Once switched off, it slowly glides down to the ground without being damaged or broken.
The camera of the AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter is installed to captured videos and images while flying in the air. The pictures were, however, low-quality and blurred. The micro SD card and the USB adapter enable the user to upload images and enjoy the views of the flight experience.
The AKASO X5C 4CH 2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Quadcopter is one of the most reasonably priced drones in the market which offers multiple features and functions. The camera installed is just average but does give a view of the aerial images. The SD card and USB port are highly appreciated. The body of the Akaso X5C is made of plastic to reduce the weight of the drone and improve high performance and speed. The 6-axis feature makes the device stable, though it falters in strong winds. The kit has additional screws and screwdriver to make the assembly process convenient for the user. The propellers have been a safeguard against damage by a collision, by adding additional frames.
The battery case is not very convenient, as it is difficult to insert and remove batteries. The controlling distance of the remote control is wide as it covers almost 100 m. Though the battery life is maximum 7 minutes, the drone flies for 10 minutes easily.
The AKASO X5C 4CH,2.4GHz 6-Axis RC Drone with HD Camera,360-degree 3D Rolling Quadcopter is an easy-to-use drone that is designed for new learners and mid-level operators. The camera packaging says HD device, though it is not HD, but takes pictures of the surroundings. The experienced flyers might not enjoy operating this flight much and will look for additional features and more power. All in all, this is a decent drone with numerous features at a good price.