The rapid development of drone technology has brought more opportunities and challenges to various industries. In the fields of police, aerial photography, photography and other fields, Autel and Parrot are two high-profile brands. Autel MAX 4T VS Parrot ANAFI USA, which one is better?
This article will compare the two drones, Autel MAX 4T and Parrot ANAFI USA, and explore their differences and advantages and disadvantages in terms of performance, functions and applicable scenarios.
Meet the Autel EVO MAX 4T and Parrot ANAFI USA
Autel MAX 4T was released in January 2023, and the payload consists of a 50MP wide-angle camera, a 1/2 CMOS 48MP zoom camera for 8K 10x zoom, a 640x512 thermal camera, and a laser rangefinder up to 3/4 mile. EVO Max 4T also offers powerful innovation and cutting-edge autonomy.
Parrot ANAFI USA was released in July 2020 and features a triple-camera system, including a 21 MP wide-view camera, a 32x zoom camera, and a FLIR Boson 320x256 thermal camera. ANAFI USA offers the same high-end safety, durability and imaging capabilities as Parrot’s short-range reconnaissance (SRR) drones designed for the U.S. Army.
Key features of Parrot ANAFI USA
- 32 minutes flight time
- Maximum transmission range 2.48 miles
- Triple camera system: 21 MP zoom, 32x zoom, 320 thermal imaging
- Deploy in less than 55 seconds
- No built-in no-fly zone
- Noise level is only 79 decibels at just 20 inches from the ground
- IP53 rating for rain flying
- Easy to operate
Key features of Autel EVO MAX 4T
- 8K 10x Optical Zoom
- Thermal Camera:640x512 | 16x Digital Zoom
- Wide Camera: 50MP | 1/1.28" CMOS
- Zoom Camera: 48MP | 8K 10x Optical Zoom(160x Max)
- Laser Rangefinder
- Autel SkyLink 3.0 | 12.4 miles Transmission Range
- 720° Obstacle Avoidance
- 42 mins Max Flight Time
- A-Mesh 1.0 | Mesh Networking Technology
- 3D Map Planning | Multiple Mission Types | Data Security
- Multi-channel Projection Screen*
- Autel SDK
Parrot ANAFI USA Features
Parrot ANAFI USA is portable and weighs only 500 grams for rapid deployment. ANAFI USA has no built-in no-fly zones and the 32x zoom is designed around two 21-megapixel cameras, allowing operators to see details clearly from up to 3.1 miles away.
ANAFI USA has IP53 properties, is sturdy and durable, has a maximum flight speed of 15m/s, and a maximum flight time of up to 32 minutes. ANAFI USA provides professional data security protection, signed firmware and shared data options.
Autel EVO MAX 4T Features
The EVO Max 4T is Autel’s latest generation of advanced drone technology. EVO Max 4T's powerful innovation and cutting-edge autonomy can create 3D flight paths in real time, 720° obstacle avoidance, triple anti-interference technology, no fear of GPS restrictions, A-Mesh networking technology, AI recognition functions, etc., all of which are suitable for aerial photography and building inspections. Provide effective help in scenarios such as police law enforcement, search and rescue, etc.
The EVO Max 4T is portable and foldable, with an IP43 weatherproof design, 42 minutes of flight time and up to 12.4 miles of image transmission range. EVO Max 4T also provides a camera gimbal that integrates a zoom camera, a thermal camera, a wide-angle camera, and a laser rangefinder, which can fully realize aerial situational awareness and make key decisions in advance.The Autel EVO MAX 4T drone also has a variety of flight modes and mission modes, providing AES-256 data security. A-Mesh networking technology can enable multiple drones to work together to provide assistance for large-scale reconnaissance and surveying.