Parrot launches two new Minidronen: Swing and Mambo




The manufacturer Parrot is launching two new Minidronen: the Swing and Mamba. The Swing order its four wings in an X shape, which then of course slightly reminiscent of the X-Wings from the Star Wars movies. According to Parrot drone takes off vertically and can at any time change the propellers between aircraft and Quadrocopter mode. Given the Parrot Mambo, for which the manufacturer then simultaneously raushaut some accessories joins. With their help, the mini drone absorb about objects or illuminate the path through small LED headlamp. are controlled, the two drones optionally via the Parrot Flypad.

The latter is a Bluetooth controller, which is directly supplied with the swing and can be purchased as an optional accessory for the Mambo separately. There is also a companion app called Free Flight Mini, which is compatible with all Mini drone of Parrot that support Bluetooth LE. the new models Swing and Mambo are suitable here for beginners who want to deal with the small planes for the first time.

Parrot SWING package

Commercially, the Parrot Swing (with Flypad included) and the Parrot Mambo even from this month available. The Mambo costs with two additions just 119 euros, while Parrot estimated 139 euros for the Swing. The Mambo weighs 63 grams and holds up to 9 minutes. With the Grabber included they can carry objects up to 4 grams. The second addition is a “gun” at the firing at targets over 2 meters. Further details remain Parrot guilty. A Illuminator there separately for 15 euros. That can not only stubborn shine, but let flicker even Morse code.

Parrot MAMBO

Both the swing and the Mambo can print images with 480 x 640 pixels and record process memory card with 16 GB. The speed is in both cases up to 30 kilometers per hour. Via Bluetooth and control without Flypad are ranges of up to 20 meters possible – with Flypad is 60 meters.


If you’re interested in mini drones, the two devices have a look’re possibly worth. You should be able spot in the current dealer list soon.


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