Parrot AR. Drone 2.0 Livestream’s Fendi fall/winter collection at Milan Fashion Week
Robots, UAV’s and wearable technology were the show-stoppers at CES 2014; and Parrot launched their drones amidst this tech frenzy. Now Parrot AR. Drone 2.0 has managed to steal the limelight at Fendi Women’s Fall/Winter 2014-15 Fashion Show for Milan Fashion Week on Thursday by live streaming all the action from the fashion arena across the world. Fendi partnered with Parrot to give its viewers a very unique experience of watching the fashion show via high definition 720p camera (30FPS) aboard the AR. Drone 2.0 which flew all over the ramp to capture unique angles of mesmerizing catwalks at the Fendi Show.
Parrot AR. Drone 2.0 has a cutting edge EEP design fitted with 3 carbon fiber tubes for robust structural strength and can be controlled via your smartphone too using the AR.FreeFlight app for Android and iOS devices. The drone can be pre-programmed to shoot videos in variety of movements for those niche views. AR. Drone is powered by a 1GHz 32 bit ARM Cortex A8 processor, runs on Linux 2.6.32 OS, has 3 axis gyroscope accelerometer and magnetometer for precision control and automatic stabilization.
It weighs just 31 grams and measures 77.7 x 38.3 x 12.5 mm making it a lightweight UAV that can be maneuvered easily around the park. AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition comes in three color options while the AR.Drone 2.0 Power Edition has two HD battery 1500 mAh compared to the 1000 mAh in Elite Edition.