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Xiaomi mi drone, Xiaomi MITU drone, Xiaomi FIMI X8 se se drone and Xiaomi funsnap idol which one do you prefer?

BySigismondo Eisenhower 2019-07-25 2598

In 7 years, Xiaomi has launched 4 drones Xiaomi mi drone 4k, Mitu drone, Fimi X8 se drone and funsnap idol, with unsurpassed quality / price and the highest technology. And these drones are competitors for or Parrot and can be classified among the best drones with camera. Xiaomi's triumph in the world of drones is due to its policy already applied in the manufacture of mobile phones.

Xiaomi Mi Drone 4k - Xiaomi's first drone

Xiaomi Mi Drone 4k 

The Xiaomi Mi Drone 4k is a drone inspired by a dragonfly, although its design is typical of most drones. It comes with 4 shafts and 4 propellers attached to 4 engines in charge of giving it the push necessary to move and make turns.

Xiaomi MI drone 4K includes its own remote with two antennas to improve coverage and flight range and will be compatible with smartphones to control the camera. It has its own sensors, including a GPS to manage predefined routes. In addition, it can be easily disassembled and carried in a backpack.

Xiaomi Mi Drone 4k camera and sensors

Xiaomi Mi Drone 4k camera and sensors 

Xiaomi has included a spherical camera with its own independent control system that allows it to be rotated at virtually all angles. The 12 Megapixel Sony mounted sensor is capable of recording 4K and can be removed to fly without it or add a different camera.

The battery in the Xiaomi drone My drone 4K promises almost half an hour of continuous flying time, but the intelligent system is able to detect when the computer is running out of battery and return to the starting point automatically. In addition, it is capable of automatically sifting to areas where flying is permitted.

Xiaomi Mitu, a drone designed not to break

Xiaomi Mitu drone 

The drone Xiaomi Mitu stands out for having a really strong and compact design and for being very easy to control. Anyone can fly it from minute 1 without bumping into anything.

The control knob of the xiaomi drone has buttons to rotate it, two antennas so as not to lose the connection and a central accessory that can be extended to reinforce the operation.

You don't have to run tests by bumping this drone against a wall to see how sturdy it is. It has replacement propellers inside but we don't think you need them.

Xiaomi MITU drone camera

Xiaomi MITU drone camera 

The Mitu drone comes with an integrated camera that gives us a quality of 1280×720 pixels in video recording and 1600 x 1200 pixels in photography. Photos and videos are stored in its internal memory of 4GB of storage. They can be downloaded by connecting the drone directly to our computer or from the app.

The Xiaomi Mitu image is transmitted via a 2.4 GHz WiFi connection. It can be controlled from our smartphone via the MiDroneMini app on Google Play or on the Apple Store via the WiFi connection.

The range of the Mitu is up to 25 meters high and 50 meters away, depending on the obstacles we have in between.

Mounting and flying the Mitu is very simple. The propellers are put and removed easily under pressure, keep in mind to tighten them well because with the engine power if it is not well fixed can be released. It is recommended to install the protections of the propellers, that will avoid us some breakage and accident during the first flights.

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se drone - a folding 4K drone

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se drone 

The Xiaomi FIMI X8 se is a folding drone of excellent appearance and technology that allows it to compete directly with the DJI Mavic Air, Parrot Anafi and Hubsan Zino.

Like the Mavice Air, the Fimi X8 se also features a compact, foldable design. It is an ultra-portable drone that weighs less than 2 pounds (790 grams). When folded, it's just a little bigger than a big smartphone.

The drone Xiaomi FIMI X8 se is capable of reaching a maximum speed of 18 meters per second, i.e. almost 65 km / h. It has GPS and GLONASS sensors.

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se new function

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se is the successor to the Xiaomi Mi Drone 4K. It has a camera stabilized in three axes thanks to a GIMBAL sensor with Sony IMX378 1 / 2.3 inches and 12 MP with 78.8 degrees FOV.

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se  

The FIMI X8 se camera can also shoot up to 4K 30 FPS. It comes with a 3X digital zoom. This makes the FIMI X8 se one of the best drones with cheap camera.

The Xiaomi FIMI X8 se remote control has 2.4 GHz wireless connectivity. It is compatible with four channels and has a range of 1000 m.

The Fimi X8 se comes with new remote control in which you can integrate a smartphone from which manages all the functions and the option to see what you are watching the drone. It has an AV output, TF card and a USB port.

Xiaomi funsnap idol drone

Xiaomi funsnap idol drone 

This folding drone has a tilting camera that goes from 90 degrees to 30 degrees and it has an algorithm that makes the most delicate images, likewise, gives us a clearer image with a resolution of 1920 x 1080, supporting up to 30 FPS.

As for the battery, the Xiaomi iDol comes with a 1800mAh battery, which gives it an autonomy of 10 minutes of flight and 50 to 60 minutes of duration.

Above all the detail instruction, Let's glancing at the four drones specification.


Xiaomi mi drone

Xiaomi MITU drone

Xiaomi FIMI X8 se drone

Xiaomi funsnap idol drone

FOV lenses

104 °


78.8 °


Photo resolution

4000 x 3000

1600 x 1200

4000 * 3000

1920 x 1080p


5100 mAh




flight time

27 minutes

10 minutes

33 minutes

10 minutes

flight speed

18 m/s





254 x 138 x 38

91 x 91 x 38

204 x 106 x 72.6

226 x 268 x 43


1376 g

88 g

790 g


Advantages of buying Xiaomi mi drone 4k, Mitu, Fimi X8 se and IDOL

Now that we have reviewed the features and technical specifications of these 4 wonderful Xiaomi drones let's summarize the advantages of buying one of them:

● Easy to assemble and transport folding drones

● They have all the drone options of major brands like DJI and Parrot.

● They incorporate the latest technology in photography and digital video.

● They have enough drone security features

● Good value for money

● They may be the best choice for beginners as well as professionals.

Xiaomi drones may be a better option to start in the world of drones. If you're looking for children's drones, you can opt for the Xiaomi Mitu.

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