Dobby is a small, palm-sized “selfie drone” that has foldable blades and fits right in you pocket. Although it is small, it should not be underestimated, since it has a lot of trick up it sleeve.

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While DJI Phantom 4 or Phantom 3 ar super smart and very easy to control, they aren’t nearly as easy to carry as this tiny drone.

First thing that is obvious is its folding blades that makes this drone halv as small in width – only 67mm. when folded.

dobby selfie drone
dobby selfie drone

Also, Dobby is controlled with smartphone app and can take of, according to manufacturers promotional video, in few different ways:

  1. Voice enabled take off
  2. Tap the drone, yes, give it a gentle tap and drone will start to hover.

Furthermore, you can control drone not only with app, but by your hand gestures.

dobby selfie droneDobby can be operated indoors because drone has blade protections that can be attatched for more safety.

Camera

Even though this drone is small, it has amazing camera, that most of the “drone giants” have. Drone has 13MP HD camera, 4K image acquisition, 1080P video recording. This is amazing, considering how small this drone is. Maximum photo resolution is 4208 × 3120.

Dobby’s camera also has object and face-tracking capabilities, which means it can follow you around and record video at the same time.

Battery

According to manufacturer, battery is 970mAh and it has about 9 minutes of lifetime. It’s not a lot of time, but compairing to other small drones, it’s average lifetime.

Specs:

Quadcopter:

Weight: 199g
Size unfolded: 135mm×145mm×36.8mm
folded: 135mm×67mm×36.8mm
Maximum altitude: 3000m
Life time: 9 mins(0 elevation)
Working temperature: 0 ~ 40°C
GPS: Outdoor: GPS / GLONASS dual-mode | Optical flow + Ultrasonic: (illuminance> 15 lux)
Maximum rise height with GPS mode: According to national legislation
Control distance: 100m (open area without interference)
Maximum rise height with light streaming mode: 3m
Hovering Accuracy:
Vertical: +/- 0.1 m (optical flow positioning during normal operation);
+/- 0.5 meters (outdoor)
Horizontal: +/- 0.3 m (optical flow when targeting normal operation);
+/- 1.0 meters (outdoor)

Wi-Fi:

WiFi frequency bands: 2.4GHz – 5GHz
Emission Power: EIRP 2.4G: 19dBm | EIRP 5G: 25g dBm

Camera:

Image sensor: 1 / 3.06 inches CMOS; effective pixels 13 million
Lens: FOV 75 °; 28mm (35mm format equivalent); f / 2.2; infinity focus
Camera tilt range: -90 ° ~ 22.5 °
Maximum photo resolution: 4208 × 3120
Photo shooting mode: Single camera | Delay pictures | Beauty pictures | Multi Burst (BURST): 2 ~ 15 sheets
Video capture mode: 10s Autotrack short video shooting | HD video capture
ISO range: 100~3200
EV range: – 12; – 8; –4; 0; 4; 8; 12
Delay shooting: 3s / 5s / 10s / 20s
Video resolution: 4K @ 30fps image stabilization 1080p @ 30fps
Storage format: JPG / MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264)
Storage capacity: 16G
USB Interface Type: Micro-USB Interface

Battery:

Rated capacity: 970mAh
Rated energy: 7.37Wh
Nominal voltage: 7.6V
Battery Type: LiPo 2S
Charging Ambient temperature: 0 ~ 45 ° C
Discharge ambient temperature: 0 ~ 45 ° C
Charge limit voltage: 8.7V

Charging Dock:

Interface: Type-C
Voltage: 9V
Rated power: 15W

App:

App name: Do.Fun
Real-time image transmission: 640×480 @ 30fps; 320 × 240 @ 30fps
Delay: 160ms (depending on the actual shooting environment and mobile devices)
System version of Mobile: Android 4.3 and above | iOS 8.0 and above