Related: Best Lego sets Unsurprisingly, the Mambo is small and lightweight, making it perfectly suitable to flight indoors.
Even with that expectation, at 63g (without its propeller guards, or ‘hulls’ as Parrot call them) it’ll still catch you off guard with how dinky it feels.
You will code your drone to takeoff, land, move in all directions, make aerobatic figures, and even control accessories.
You will start with the basic commands, solve some puzzle and challenges, master advanced commands and learn how to program accessories.
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This SDK is mainly written is C, it provides libraries for Unix system, Android and i OS.
It also comes with a drone simulator called Sphinx, which is intended to help you test your application before flying with your actual drone.
Parrot SDK will help you connect, pilot, receive stream, save and download medias (photo and video), send and play autopilot flight plans and update your drone.
Just select your Mambo drone from the list of available drones nearby and you’re almost set.
By far the slowest part is upgrading the firmware, which took about 30 minutes to transfer over Bluetooth.
Most inexpensive miniature drones – think the no-name models you find on Amazon – typically act as a simple gateway to more full-on drone flying.
They’re fun to fly around for a while, but don’t do much else.