CX-10WD Altitude Hold FPV Nano Camera Drone with Updated App Review

This tiny little FPV quadcopter is so much fun that I’ll fly it anytime anywhere even in the rain (not recommended though ;-). Find it here http://shrsl.com/?~cr25
This nano FPV quadcolpter has very effective altitude hold which allows easy control and flying via its WiFi app. It also comes with an RC controller that allows highly maneuverable flying of the quadcopter.

Pros
– Nice new controller design.
– Controller also serves as quadcopter carrying case, and also includes a phone holder.
– Very effective altitude hold feature.
– Automatic takeoff and automatic landing either via the control app or RC controller.
– Can easily be controlled either with the CX-10WiFi app or its provided RC controller.
– The altitude hold feature works particularly well in easing flight control with your phone if you fly using your phone’s gravity sensors to control pitch and yaw.
– The provided controller allows highly maneuverable flying of the quadcopter. And it is a suprisingly good flier when flown with this controller.
– Does not require FAA registration.

Cons
– Google Play version of”CX-10WiFi” app always defaults to “ON” control when the app is started. This causes the app to immediately take control away from the RC controller once time the app is started. In order to fly FPV with the controller, you’ll need to instead install an updated version of “CX-10WiFi”. The following link shows how and where to download the updated version https://www.facebook.com/Qcopter101/posts/1040941039321859
Hopefully Cheerson will soon get around to also updating the Google Play version.
– Video records to your phone via WiFi. Frame drops are frequent, and video resolution is low at 640 x 480 pixels.
– Flight time is short (a little over three minutes) due to the combined power requirements of the quadcopter, camera, and FPV transmitter.

General
Brand: Cheerson
Model: CX-10WD
Quantity: 1 Piece
Color: Dark Gray
Frequency: 2.4G
Channel: 4CH
Gyro: 6-Axis
Control Distance: About 50M
WIFI FPV Distance: About 20M
Charging Time: About 30mins
Flight Time: About 4mins
Camera Pixel: 0.3MP (Resolution 640X480)
Battery For Quadcopter: 3.7V 150mAh(included)
Battery For Transmiter: 2 x 1.5V AAA Battery (not included)
Certification: RTTE+NB,FCC,EN71,7P,ASTM,HR4040,EN62115,EN60825,CD,ROSH,MSDS,UN38.3
Functions: Ascend/descend/forward/backward/side flying/360°rolling action/hover/3D/LED/camera/Headless mode/One key return/Altitude hold mode/WIFI FPV/One touch flying&One touch take-off
Diameter of Blade: 30mm/1.18in
Product dimensions: 4.2cm*4.2*2.5cm/1.65*1.65*0.98in
Weight 17g/0.59oz
Package Contents 1 x CX-10WD RC Quadcopter, 1 x Transmitter, 1 x Cell Phone holder, 1 x Spare Blade set, 1 x USB Charger, 1 x English Manual

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Comments

SKULLS N DRONES S.N.D fpv says:

need help please how did you get your app to work, mine keeps saying connected to wrong Wifi even tho I’m contented to the quad. ….. help please

Afloat Fob says:

I’m looking into buying this as a first drone. Is it worth it, and is it easy enough to learn for a beginner?

Domenico Parise says:

Shame the battery

d19xx says:

I’m glad Cheerson updated their app. I was considering WLToys Q343 or this.

Simon says:

Gday,I can get this quite cheap in Australia, do you recommend it as my first fpv quad? am looking to fly around inside. cheers

DIYCameraGuy says:

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JoskNa ♰ says:

Hey man! i just got my kaideng k70 from bang good and after i set it all up its making this beeping noise when i push the throttle, im kind of worried so i dont want to fly it now 🙁 it doesnt say anything ablut that in the manual so could you maybe help me?

Clorox Bleach says:

You are one of my favorite youtubers because you do in depth reviews and you try your best to respond to as many coments as you can 🙂

Xx Ace xX says:

Do you recommend this drone to someone new

Brian Stanback says:

The video looks pretty nice, especially when I’m used to pretty choppy analog video. How much latency would you say there is on these little wifi fliers?

Sebastian Arteaga says:

how can I send you a video of what’s wrong with my Fq777

connor white says:

whats a good mini or micro drone with a camera? my birth day is comeing up and thats what i want to buy

MrCpMbOy says:

does the remote support mode 1 pilot?

SubatomicMD says:

outstanding demonstration my good sir

Mick Johnston says:

has it bean updated on the app store?

Divyde says:

what would be the best nano drone with fpv at around 50 dollars or less?

James Williams says:

You have such a tough job…guess somebody has to do it though 🙂

bo bo says:

Thank You for coming back to Wonderful Cheerson Mini- Quads, Sooo-nice little guys to fly indoors and out! They do bring great joy to us and they are easy to fly and the CX-10WD is pretty COOL! Love your Awesome Video Presentations!!! T J from PGH, Welcome, please stop by and have a Pizza with me you are my Hero ! We’re here in the North Hills of Western PA Allegheney County of Pittsburgh and would love to meet you and get your Autograph on some of my Quads !

timbobain says:

does this quad have headless mode?,Also can I use the same app that I use for my cx10w ? Cheers

Carbonite Gamorrean says:

I watched the first video then this one, I have seen only a few quads that interest me lately and this is one.

Nuclearpower gamer says:

thx

Glen D. Spicer says:

Awesome nano, the camera footage was great

Bence Kovács says:

Hi! Does this have HEADLESS MODE? Some descriptions mention it, some not…

valleynomad says:

Would like to see the removable battery mod on this nano quad

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