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The Mavic Mini and even the new Mini 2 don't have object avoidance because they couldn't fit the hardware into the weight or (for the...
15/04/2021 - 15:05
I don't think DJI sells anything cheaper with sense and avoid other than the Air 2 ($1499 MSRP without the fly-more combo) - AFAIK the Air...
15/04/2021 - 14:44
The spare propellers are ultimately up to the user - DJI drones are relatively easy to fly, but the Mavic Mini doesn't have any obstacle...
15/04/2021 - 14:32
For national parks in most states (but not QLD) it's still illegal to fly (they're concerned about you losing your drone and potentially...
15/04/2021 - 11:02
Hard to say, but the batteries aren't cheap and you'll likely want at least 1 spare battery. The propeller guard isn't too important, the...
15/04/2021 - 10:58
The new Mavic Air 2S is coming out in <24 hours; it's going to make some of the other higher-end DJI drones semi-redundant, so some people...
15/04/2021 - 10:54
No license required for any drone being used <2kg and <400ft (~120m), but if a drone is <250g you also are allowed to fly closer than 5.5km...
13/04/2021 - 10:03
I accidentally put my pair (inside their charging case) through a machine wash; battery life (at least of the charger) was impacted a bit,...
09/04/2021 - 16:27
You should be fine; you can play the entire game with teleportation if you want. Valve wanted the game to be as accessible as possible.
24/03/2021 - 19:00
We had a contractor accidentally snap the fibre right next to our modem while renovating an adjacent wall; the connection was intermittent...
14/03/2021 - 19:56
I'm not him, but I assume he's talking about the benefits of rebooting, where just sometimes having the OS and certain background programs...
13/02/2021 - 12:14
A typical PC will consume something like 150-200W during mild workloads like surfing the web; if that PC is never switched off then it...
13/02/2021 - 12:12
Right at this moment they're putting up satellites that can only bounce a signal between your dish at home and a dedicated ground stations...
12/02/2021 - 09:04
Full self-install; the mobile app that comes with it helps you place it in ideal areas - on your roof is the best and most obvious choice,...
12/02/2021 - 08:49
It's believed they're selling the dishes below cost; the cheapest competitors (in terms of dish manufacturers, not satellite ISPs) charge a...
12/02/2021 - 08:44
$1149 after the $700 discount (or $1099 if you do the same deal at The Good Guys).
02/02/2021 - 17:00
https://www.casa.gov.au/knowyourdrone/drone-rules The DJI Mavic Mini / Mini 2 are <250 grams, so you *are* allowed to fly it <5.5km from an...
27/01/2021 - 10:55
The Silicon Lottery reports slightly better chances of getting a higher overclock on a 10900KF, but personally I wouldn't pay more than...
17/01/2021 - 19:14
Power consumption is generally not going to be someone's highest priority, but boy would I love it if my 9700K, RTX3080 system didn't raise...
17/01/2021 - 19:10
Batteries are $79 each, the Fly More combo also includes a carry bag, a 2-way charger (plus 18W fast charger) that lets you charge multiple...
16/01/2021 - 10:23
That's just applicable to US government users of DJI drones; the US public are still fine to buy and fly them, as are Australians.
01/01/2021 - 03:19
Facebook explicitly states in their ToS that they collect data on: 1. Your human physical features and dimensions (their example is...
30/12/2020 - 11:49
As far as drones go this is one of the best bang-for-buck packages out there (though I'd get the Fly More combo to save even more money),...
22/12/2020 - 14:34
I'm directly saying that - a lot of key areas in my town (ie parks where people will have birthday events, etc) for example are within...
22/12/2020 - 12:05
I think it's going to be a subjective question - personally I own an original Mavic Pro and while I was intrigued by the Mavic Mini, I'm...
22/12/2020 - 11:57
4K vs 2.7K video (but with the same size sensor), also a much improved radio link (Ocusync - same as what's used on the larger drones)....
21/12/2020 - 20:08
There's probably 3 big advantages to the Mini 2 that I can think of (including one that most don't realise): 1. It's obviously a lot...
02/12/2020 - 13:21
Fancy gaming mouses have higher polling rates, etc, meaning they're transmitting more messages to the wireless USB dongle per second (and...
27/11/2020 - 13:34