DJI Launches Matrice 350 RTK Flagship Drone
by DRONELIFE Employees Author Ian M. Crosby
In the present day, drone and aerial imaging chief DJI launched the DJI Matrice 350 RTK (M350 RTK), an upgraded flagship drone platform providing extra adaptable, secure and environment friendly aerial operations.
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“It’s nice to see how industrial drone pilots all over the world use DJI platforms to hold out their operations with elevated security and extra successfully than utilizing conventional know-how,” mentioned Christina Zhang, Senior Director of Company Technique at DJI. “The brand new capabilities supplied by the superior know-how of the M350 RTK allows operators to push these boundaries even additional.”
The M350 RTK has a max flight time of 55 minutes and a payload capability of two.7kg. As well as, the brand new DJI O3 Enterprise Transmission gives triple-channel 1080p HD dwell feeds and a max transmission distance of 20 km through its four-antenna transceiver system. The system is ready to decide which two antennas are optimum to transmit indicators, whereas all 4 obtain indicators concurrently.
The M350 RTK’s IP ranking has been improved from IP45 to IP55, and its six-directional binocular imaginative and prescient system and infrared sensing system grant six-directional consciousness, positioning, and obstacle-sensing capabilities. The drone’s new arm lock detection operate avoids the chance of unlocked arm sleeves. The M350 RTK additionally incorporates a multi-layered redundancy design in each the plane and sensor system. Moreover, the FPV digital camera has been enhanced to permit for safer nighttime operations. A CSM radar will also be bought individually and mounted on the highest of the drone, granting a spread of as much as 30m for delicate obstacles inside the 360° detection vary.
The drone comes with the DJI RC Plus, offering the operator with a 7-inch high-bright display screen, the choice of Twin Operator Mode and an working time of as much as six hours with a normal WB37 exterior battery. It’s dustproof and waterproof to IP54 and has an working temperature of -20° to 50° C (-4° to 122° F). It has buttons and dials on the entrance, again and prime, together with customizable button capabilities. The RC Plus’ app, Pilot 2, improves effectivity with a full vary of choices to handle the drone and challenge.
Effectivity is additional elevated with the drone’s clever capabilities. AI Spot Examine can automate routine inspections and seize constant outcomes. PinPoint can mark an object and have its coordinates calculated and projected to all digital camera views as an AR icon, particularly helpful in search and rescue operations.
The M350 RTK’s new TB65 battery has a 100% elevated battery cycle depend and might be charged as much as 400 cycles. Its dual-battery system helps battery scorching swapping, enabling a number of flights with out powering off.
The brand new BS65 Clever Battery Station gives a number of charging modes and 360°-movement wheels for handy transportation. When the battery station is linked to DJI RC Plus, the DJI Pilot 2 app will show the battery standing and well being info. The person may even have the ability to set the variety of self-discharge days, replace firmware, export logs, and entry different fast operations with a single faucet.
The M350 RTK helps a single downward gimbal, twin downward gimbals, and single upward gimbal, and has an E-Port open interface. Its max payload capability of two.7 kg lets it carry as much as three payloads without delay to fulfill a variety of operations.
Customers can additional enhance the M350 RTK’s versatility by way of using the DJI SDK and API ecosystem, together with Payload SDK, Cell SDK, and Cloud API.
Ian attended Dominican College of California, the place he acquired a BA in English in 2019. With a lifelong ardour for writing and storytelling and a eager curiosity in know-how, he’s now contributing to DroneLife as a workers author.
Miriam McNabb is the Editor-in-Chief of DRONELIFE and CEO of JobForDrones, an expert drone companies market, and a fascinated observer of the rising drone business and the regulatory atmosphere for drones. Miriam has penned over 3,000 articles centered on the industrial drone house and is a world speaker and acknowledged determine within the business. Miriam has a level from the College of Chicago and over 20 years of expertise in excessive tech gross sales and advertising for brand new applied sciences.
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