What you'll learn in this review
- How is it versus the Mavic Air?
- What's the actual range on it (range test)
- What's with the Black version?
- What are the best accessories to buy
- Footage comparison
- Full Specs
Xiaomi Fimi x8 Specs and Features (vs competition)
Battery Life Test
Range (Flight Distance)
What are the best alternatives for the fimi x8 (table comparison)
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Bellow you can find a filtering system for the main competitor drones I reviewed and you can press the “Add to compare” button if you want to do so.
Fimi X8 Camera specs(3 axis stabilization)
How good is the footage and photos
Can you take DNG Raw Photos with the FImi X8?
What camera resolutions does the FImi x8 record in?
- 4k (3840×2160) in 30/25/24FPS
- 2k resolution ( 2560×1440) in 60/50/30/24FPS
- 1080p up to 100FPS
- 720p in 200FPS
Parts and Accessories
Best accessories for the Fimi x8
- car battery charge (multi charger)
- ND filters
- antenna signal range boosters
- floating kit
- multi charger
- gopro attachment
- spare batteries
- LED landing gear
Design and Unboxing
Transmitter And Mobile App
What phones work with the FImi X8? (how about tablets?)
The Fimi Navi App
- number of satelites connected (btw, you need to have more than 7 if you want positioning to work)
- micro SD storage space indicator
How fast can it fly?
How fast is it in sport mode?
Calibration the 5D joystick button
What flight modes does it come with?
Fimi X8 Price, Manual and Instructions
How to fly it
- Start the drone and transmitter by pressing once and then quickly press again and hold until the drone turns on.
- Connect your phone/tablet do the controller by the included cable and open the app.
- The remote and drone have been connected already before shipping
- I recommend also doing a compass calibration
- select the compass calibration option from the menu on the top right
- rotate the drone as per the instructions
- Make sure to go though all the settings and set up things like
- return to home height
- gimbal sensitivity
- auto RTH on low battery
- Wait until you have at least 7 satellites connected (preferably over 10) and then press the launch button on the bottom right corner of the controller
Who should buy it (is it worth the price)?
Where to buy it from?
Xiaomi fimi black version - Where to get it? (Voyage version)
Is there an official manual to download online?
If you want to download the official xiaomi fimi x8 manual click over here: