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DJI PHANTOM 2 Launched!

Discussion in 'DJI General Discussions Forum' started by DJI Innovations, Dec 16, 2013.

  1. DJI Innovations

    DJI Innovations Member

    Aug 17, 2011
    1. PHANTOM 2 is an all in one aircraft, ready to fly without requiring configuration.
    2. Built-in NAZA-M V2 flight control system with enhanced flight reliability, hover stability and easy operation.
    3. Built-in DJI intelligent battery with up to 25 minutes of flight time.
    4. 9 inch self-tightening propeller allow up to 1.3kg lift off weight.
    5. 2.4GHz remote control system with a separate gimbal control channel.
    6. Reserved gimbal port for the Zenmuse H3-2D gimbal, allows plug and play installation.
    7. Pitch movement of the Zenmuse H3-2D gimbal is controllable.
    8. Pre-installed powered video output cables for wireless video transmitter devices.
    9. Reserved CAN-Bus extendable device connections, such as DJI iOSD mini, iOSD mark II, 2.4G Bluetooth Datalink,etc.


    New Product Features:

    1. Easily adjustable, ready-to-fly quad-rotor
    1) Multiple control modes: GPS flight mode and ATTI. flight mode.
    2) Selectable manual flight mode and Failsafe activation.
    3) Intelligent orientation control (IOC), can be enabled via the PHANTOM 2 Assistant software.
    4) Enhanced Failsafe mode.
    5) Intelligent battery protection system.
    6) PC ground station and iPAD ground station compatible (coming in January 2014).
    1) NAZA-M V2 flight control system (GPS, compass, 2.4GHz receiver).
    2) Flight propulsion system.
    3) Gimbal’s GCU module.
    4) Micro-USB port for PHANTOM 2 assistant software configuration and online upgrade.

    2. 2.4GHz Transmitter
    1) Working in the 2.4GHz frequency bandwidth with a maximum communication distance of 1000m.
    2) 5 proportional channels with a total of 7 channels.
    3) Quick controller mode switching via PHANTOM RC Assistant Software: Mode1, Mode2.
    4) Automatic return centering of both control sticks.
    5) Slide lever for gimbal pitch control.

    3. Intelligent battery
    1) 5200mAh, ultra-large capacity for up to 25 minutes of flight time.
    2) Intelligent charge and discharge protection for battery safety.
    3) Battery level indicator.
    4) Protective shell for battery safety.

    4. Extended functions
    1) Built in port for Zenmuse H3-2D gimbal allows easy plug and play functionality.
    2) Pre-installed powered video output port for wireless video transmitter devices.
    3) Built in extension port for iOSD mini allows easy expansion for a better flight experience.
    4) Built in extension port for iOSD mark II allows a better flight experience and additional flight data recording.
    5) Built in extension port for 2.4G Bluetooth Datalink for ground station capability.

    Please click and watch the Phantom 2 Introduction Video

    Please click and watch the Phantom 2 How to Videos:

    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 22, 2014
  2. Nooky

    Nooky New Member

    Nov 25, 2013
    When will it be available in European shops? Some people and dealers semm to got the information that the Phantom 2 will not be available before January in Euope?
  3. DJI Innovations

    DJI Innovations Member

    Aug 17, 2011
    DJI released a new firmware V1.08 for Phantom 2!

    What’s new?

    PHANTOM 2 Main Controller Firmware V1.08
    1.In Phantom 2 mode, users can set a new home point manually when the aircraft is in “Ready to fly” status as long as a home point has been recorded automatically.
    2.In a Failsafe situation, if less than 6 GPS satellites are found for more than 20 seconds, the aircraft will descend automatically.
    3.Fixed a glitch that prevented descent after the 2nd level low battery capacity warning occurs when in Naza-m mode.

    Assistant Software
    1.PHANTOM 2 and PHANTOM 2 VISION will share the PHANTOM 2 Assistant Software.

    User Manual
    1.Added the 8-Pin port sequence on AVL58 connection diagrams.
    2.Added an important note: Keep the wireless video transmission module and other communicating devices away from the compass during installation and connection to avoid interference.
    3.Added a note about automatic descent when GPS satellites are found less than 6 for more than 20 seconds while in Failsafe.

    Upgrade Notes
    1.Upgrade the main controller and central board firmware to the latest version using Assistant Software V1.08. Be sure the central board firmware is V1.0.1.19 or above, otherwise there will be malfunction caused by version mismatch.
    2.Upgrade iOSD mini, iOSD Mark II and H3-2D firmware to the latest version before using them with PHANTOM 2.
    3.If you have any problems during upgrade, please contact your dealer or DJI Customer Service.

    Please click here to download the V1.08 firmware.
  4. DucktileMedia

    DucktileMedia Well-Known Member

    Jul 20, 2011
    DJI, you are a bunch of crooked car salesmen! You got some nerve to get on here advertising your stuff and not even answer the guys question in between your posts! I will NEVER buy anything from you.
  5. sixshooterstang

    sixshooterstang Bird's Eyes Aerial Media

    Jul 13, 2013
    Raymore, MO
    +1 answer the question and have good customer service for once
  6. Arrow-Eye

    Arrow-Eye New Member

    Jun 28, 2013
    Where are you located, Nooky?
    As far as I know, their dealers in Germany and UK have stock for Phantom 2.
    You can go to DJI website for the Phantom 2 dealer list and find the one who is the nearest to you.
  7. Arrow-Eye

    Arrow-Eye New Member

    Jun 28, 2013
    You know what, it seems DJI has set up a customer service call center and repair center in LA, USA.
    I hope that will improve the service a lot.
  8. Nooky

    Nooky New Member

    Nov 25, 2013
    Thank you for that information!
  9. deluge2

    deluge2 Member

    Jun 18, 2013
    Interesting, care to cite your source for this information?


  10. Tahoe Ed

    Tahoe Ed Active Member

    Sep 14, 2011

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