First introduced to the public earlier this year, the Airpeak S1 drone is designed for the professional user and is compatible with a wide range of Sony camera bodies including the Alpha 1, Alpha 7S, Alpha 7R series, Alpha 9.series, FX3 and others. It is based on proprietary technology and offers smooth high-speed handling with very stable wind resistance, enabling high quality aerial images and video content.
“We are excited to now make the new Airpeak S1 drone available for purchase, and for the incredible set of possibilities this drone offers filmmakers,” said Yang cheng, Vice President, Imaging Solutions, Sony Electronics Inc. “The compact size of the drone, new software features and advanced imaging, sensing, AI and robotics reflect the high quality for which the industry respects Sony and allow content creators and business professionals to capture images and video not possible before. ”
The drone includes “Airpeak Flight”I IOSÂ® based app that integrates and monitors all drone related hardware, providing the operator with real-time status display and on-screen updates. “Airpeak Base”I A web application is also available, allowing the operator to manage equipment, create advanced flight plans, run the same model repeatedly, and fully manage and troubleshoot flight logs. For multiple operators, Airpeak S1 also includes dual operating mode so that one user can use the drone like another uses the gimbal and camera, while each can monitor the content being recorded. An optional cloud service, “Airpeak Plus”I is available by paid subscription and provides additional data storage, advanced geofencing options and import / export of flight logs.
The suggested retail price of Airpeak S1 is approximately $ 9,000.00 and will be delivered with two (2) pairs of propellers, a remote control, two (2) batteries and a battery charger. A third-party gimbal specially designed for Airpeak S1 will be sold separately. Prices for Airpeak S1 accessories are available at https://electronics.sony.com/more/c/airpeak. The optional “Airpeak Plus” subscription service will cost approximately $ 300.00 for a period of 12 months, with the optional âProtect Planâ coverage also available.
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With this Airpeak news, Sony Group Corporation expands the possibilities of professional creators, enables unprecedented visual expression and arouses a sense of Kando. In addition to empowering video creators, Sony will encourage co-creation activities for industry professionals.iii in a wide range of fields such as system integrators and industrial partners to explore the benefits of drone uses.
Exclusive stories and exciting new content shot with the new Airpeak S1 and other Sony imaging products are available at www.alphauniverse.com and www.sonycine.com, sites created to educate and inspire fans and customers. from Sony Î± – the Alpha brand and Sony Cinema Line.
Airpeak S1 is made in Japan. Airpeak is a trademark of Sony Group Corporation.
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I Pilot a drone in United States is subject to federal laws and regulations. State and local ordinances may also apply to certain operations. When operating an aircraft, it is the responsibility of the pilot / remote operator to always comply with applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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