A new six-rotor drone fitted with its own camera and lots of other tech has been announced from Yuneec International the drone is called the Typhoon H with Intel RealSense Technology. The six-rotor drone has gone up for pre-order at an MSRP of The first drone shipments to customers will be made within four weeks.
The Intel RealSense R200 camera allows the drone to fly autonomously and navigate around objects. The camera combined with the Atom processor allows the drone to map and learn the environment in 3D so it can intelligently avoid obstacles and select an alternate route to avoid colliding with obstacles. The drone also has ultrasonic sensors that can stop the drone short of obstacles. Downward facing sensors help improve stability and enable flights outdoors and close to the ground even if GPS reception is poor.