Your Skydio Dual Charger is capable of receiving periodic software (firmware) updates, just like the other Skydio accessories. The latest software update to the Dual Charger allows it to pass power through to the 2nd USB-C port. This allows you to plug in and charge small accessories like the Beacon, Controller, or even your phone. Note that multiple Dual Chargers cannot be chained together at this time. Additionally, you can use Skydio 2 Batteries to act as a power bank! If you connect one o...

Skydio 2 uses rechargeable lithium polymer batteries (often abbreviated as LiPo), which are used commonly throughout many consumer electronics products. Best Practices and Safety Guidelines You may charge the battery using the included USB-C cable and power adaptor. Note that Skydio batteries are held in place magnetically and may be removed by pulling on them. Charge your Skydio 2 batteries using only the Skydio supplied charging power adapter or dual charger accessory (dual charger sold se...

The Skydio 2 batteries charge directly through the Skydio 2’s USB-C port. To charge: Attach a battery to the Skydio 2, then use the included power adapter and USB-C cable to power the Skydio 2 via the USB-C port. When attached to power, the LED light on the battery will begin to flash at its current charge level. The Skydio 2’s LED indicator lights will also turn on. When the battery is fully charged, its LED lights will stay solid for one minute and then turn off. You can check the charge s...

We recommend using the high-quality USB-C cables that came with your Skydio 2 or Skydio R1 (USB-A to C or USB-C to C) for downloading video from the drone to your computer. Additionally, if you need a replacement cable for your Skydio Controller, we highly recommend using this one: Skydio Controller USB-C to Lightning Cable While other USB-C cables may work, please note that not all USB-C cables share the same build quality or data transfer specification, and thus are unsupported for use with...