The introduction of Skydio 2+ builds upon our 360° obstacle avoidance and adds two omnidirectional external antennas to extend the range of your drone from 3.5 km to 6 km. The charts below provide more insight into the differences between Skydio 2 and Skydio 2+.

Specifications

General

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Size with battery 223 x 273 x 74 mm (l x w x h) 223 x 273 x 74 mm (l x w x h)
Size without battery 223 x 273 x 43 mm (l x w x h) 223 x 273 x 43 mm (l x w x h)
Size of included hard case 297 x 255 x 65 mm (l x w x h) 297 x 255 x 65 mm (l x w x h)
Case fits: drone, spare propellers, charging cable and either 2 batteries or 1 battery and 1 wall adapter
Weight (with battery) 775 g 775 g
Flight Time 23 minutes 27 minutes
Max flight speed (sea level, no wind) 36 mph (fully autonomous) 36 mph (fully autonomous)
Max wind speed resistance 25 mph 25 mph
Max service ceiling (above sea level) 15,000 ft density altitude  15,000 ft density altitude 
Max flight altitude (from controlling device) 1,640 ft 1,640 ft
Operational temperature range -5°C to 40°C -5°C to 40°C

Autonomy system

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Main processor NVIDIA Tegra X2 SOC NVIDIA Tegra X2 SOC
GPU

 256-core NVIDIA Pascal™ GPU

 256-core NVIDIA Pascal™ GPU
CPU

Dual-Core NVIDIA Denver 2 64-bit CPU

Quad-Core ARM®-A57 MPCore

Dual-Core NVIDIA Denver 2 64-bit CPU

Quad-Core ARM®-A57 MPCore

RAM

4GB 128-bit LPDDR4

4GB 128-bit LPDDR4
Obstacle Avoidance Coverage

Omnidirectional and above/below

Super fisheye lenses for 360° view

Omnidirectional and above/below

Super fisheye lenses for 360° view

3D world model update rate

>1 million points per second

>1 million points per second
World model-to-action update rate

500 iterations per second

500 iterations per second
Onboard AI

9 custom deep networks used in flight

9 custom deep networks used in flight
User-selectable subjects for tracking

People and motor vehicles

People and motor vehicles
Object tracking and identification

Up to 10 simultaneous objects of interest

Up to 10 simultaneous objects of interest
Calibration

Automated online calibration of lens parameters, camera rotations, wind speed, and air density

Automated online calibration of lens parameters, camera rotations, wind speed, and air density

Wireless and GPS

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Range to phone (line of sight, idea conditions) 200 m 200 m
Range to Beacon (line of sight, ideal conditions*) Up to 1.5 km Up to 3 km
Range to Controller (line of sight, ideal conditions*) Up to 3.5 km Up to 6 km
Operating frequencies

2.4-2.483 GHz

5.18-5.24 GHz

5.725-5.85 GHz

5.18-5.24 GHz

5.725-5.85 GHz

Channel width (standard WiFi)

20, 40 and 80 MHz

20, 40 and 80 MHz

Channel width (Skydio Link™)

5 and 10 MHz

5 and 10 MHz

GPS Satellite constellations

GPS and GLONASS

GPS and GLONASS

*maximum range may be achieved under ideal conditions, which vary depending on weather, temperature, electromagnetic or other interference, visual line of sight, obstacles and other factors.

Navigation Camera System

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Configuration 6x cameras in trinocular configuration top and bottom  6x cameras in trinocular configuration top and bottom 
Sensor type  Sony 1/3" 4K color CMOS Sony 1/3" 4K color CMOS
Lens aperture f/1.8 f/1.8
Field-of-view 200° 200°
Environment coverage Tre 360° Tre 360°
Frame rate 30 FPS 30 FPS

Primary Camera System

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Sensor type

Sony IMX577

1/2.3" 12.3MP CMOS

Sony IMX577

1/2.3" 12.3MP CMOS

Sensor active pixels 4056 (H) X 3040 (V) 4056 (H) X 3040 (V)
Lens aperture f/2.8 f/2.8
Lens focal length  20 mm (35 mm format equivalent) 20 mm (35 mm format equivalent)
Lens depth of field 1 m - ∞ 1 m - ∞
Shutter speed electronic shutter 1 to 1/1920s electronic shutter 1 to 1/1920s
ISO range

video 100-3200

photo 100-3200

video 100-3200

photo 100-3200

Exposure control  -2.0, -1.5, -1.0, -0.5, 0, 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0 -2.0, -1.5, -1.0, -0.5, 0, 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, 2.0
Image signal processor Qualcomm QCS605 Qualcomm QCS605
GPU Adreno™ 615 Adreno™ 615
CPU 64-bit octa-core Kryo™ 300 64-bit octa-core Kryo™ 300
DSP Hexagon™ 685, 2x HVX Hexagon™ 685, 2x HVX
Resolution and modes 3840x2160 30 fps
3840x2160 60 fps
3840x2160 48 fps
3840x2160 24 fps
1920x1080 120 fps
1920x1080 60 fps
1920x1080 30 fps
3840x2160 30 fps
3840x2160 60 fps
3840x2160 48 fps
3840x2160 24 fps
1920x1080 120 fps
1920x1080 60 fps
1920x1080 30 fps
Bitrate 100 Mbps 100 Mbps
Video format MPEG-4 (AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265) MPEG-4 (AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265)
Still resolution 4056x3040 (12 MP) 4056x3040 (12 MP)
Still formats JPEG, DNG (RAW) JPEG, DNG (RAW)
Still modes Single, Interval Single, Interval
Dynamic range 13 stops 13 stops
Storage Removable Micro SD Card
UHS Speed Class 3 / V30
Removable Micro SD Card
UHS Speed Class 3 / V30
Stabilization mechanical range pitch ±124°, roll ±120°, yaw ±12.5° pitch ±124°, roll ±120°, yaw ±12.5°
Pitch controllable range -110° to +45° -110° to +45°

Batteries

Spec Skydio 2 Skydio 2+
Size 64.5 x 121.6 x 38.8 mm (l x w x h) 64.5 x 121.6 x 38.8 mm (l x w x h)
Type Lithium ion polymer Lithium ion polymer
Configuration 3s1p 3s1p
Energy capacity

4280 mAh (48.79Wh)

5410 mAh (59.89 Wh)
Nominal voltage

11.4 VDC

11.07 VDC
Weight 300 g 300 g
Maximum charging voltage

13.05V

12.75V

Operational temperature range -5°C to 40°C -5°C to 40°C
Charging temperature range 0°C to 40°C 0°C to 35°C

 

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