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Discussion in 'News' started by jcknows0, Sep 11, 2015.

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    DJI Official - DJI X5 – Effortless Micro 4/3 Aerial Film Making | DJI

    Pretty pricey considering you can get a GH4 with Z15 gimbal for almost half the cost. I didn't see anything about an updated Inspire 2 so it looks like you just pay that much for camera/gimbal on top of almost 3k. The S1000 seems like a better bet but I would like an independent analysis of the two side by side.

    Also Lightbridge 2 so I would assume at least that will be incorporated in an update Inspire model.

    Sorry if this is duplicate but I didn't see anything posted except Mal's insider info (the dji website) two days ago
     
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    The GH4 body only is 560 g.

    The X5 is 526 g, including lens and gimbal.
    (The X5R is 583 g)
     
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    DJI released an updated Inspire model -- the Inspire 1 Pro. Other than the obvious camera upgrade, they did not mention any other upgrades. Some things have been visually changed though. For example, compare the landing gear between the two.
     
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    Would it not need a better battery to keep the flight time up with more weight and more power for with the new camera?
     
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    The TB48 is a better battery.
     
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    So Lightbridge 2 is a 1400 modular upgrade then?
     
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