Parrot Black Skycontroller 2 for Bebop 2 Drone
• Compatible for use with all Bebop drones
• Boost the maximum range of the Bebop drone to 2000m thanks to the built-in range extender. Without a permit the legal range for a drone to fly is 500m horizontally and 122m vertically in the line of sight from the operator. See The CAA (UK)
or The IAA (ROI)
for more information
• Dedicated buttons for photo, video, camera angle adjustment, returning home and more, making it easier to fly and take photographs
• Dock for smartphones and tablets up to 10.6 inches in size, allowing you to see the camera’s view and helping you to line up the perfect shotWhat can I do with this Skycontroller?
The two-handed joystick controls on this Skycontroller give you a more realistic flying experience when you pair it to your Parrot Bebop drone. It operates at the 2.4GHz and 5GHz wireless frequencies, and boosts the operating range from 250m to an impressive 2000m (as per CAA/IAA regulations) with a built-in range extender. The Skycontroller also has status LEDs that tell you the Wi-Fi signal and battery life of both the Skycontroller itself and the drone. This makes it really easy to monitor when you have a poor Wi-Fi signal or low battery, ensuring that disastrous events don’t occur.
The dedicated buttons on the Skycontroller make it easier to control not only the flight of the drone but the angle of the camera too, with buttons such as photo/video capture, camera angle and return home for when you’re ready to go. Additionally, there is a dock at the centre of the Skycontroller for a smartphone or tablet up to 10.6 inches in size, which when used with the FreeFlight 3 app allows you to see the camera’s view and line up the perfect shot.Can I connect FPV glasses to the Skycontroller?
FPV (first-person view) glasses/googles can be used with the Skycontroller through the HDMI slot. Currently the only FPV glasses that can be used with it are the Sony FPV and Zeiss Cinemizer, though there are plans for more being compatible in the future. Once connected to the Skycontroller you can access the live video stream, with telemetry information such as distance and altitude displayed straight to the glasses. In connecting your FPV glasses to the Skycontroller, you open yourself up to a truly immersive flying experience.Please note: The original Skycontroller battery will not work in the Skycontroller 2. It has a different battery and connection.Safe flying is your responsibility
We fully encourage safe and responsible flying. We recommend you read the CAA’s/IAA’s website for full information on safe and responsible flying. The CAA (UK)The IAA (ROI)Please see the Downloads tab for information regarding responsible flying and aviation law.
|Parrot part reference number
||PF725003 (Skycontroller Black)
|Maplin Order Code
||Bebop Drone - Red
||Bebop Drone - Blue
||Bebop Drone - Yellow
||Bebop Drone with Skycontroller - Red
||Bebop Drone with Skycontroller - Blue
||Bebop Drone with Skycontroller - Yellow
||Bebop 2 Drone - Red
||Bebop 2 Drone - White
||Bebop 2 Drone with Skycontroller - Red
||Bebop 2 Drone with Skycontroller - White
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