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Collision avoidance is the capability of the drone to avoid catastrophic accidents by hitting walls or trees. Obstacle avoidance is a must have feature for truly autonomous UAV flights.

5 Top Drones With Collision avoidance in 2018

  • DJI Spark;
  • DJI Mavic Pro and Air;
  • DJI Phantom 4 Pro and Advanced;
  • DJI Inspire 2;
  • Yuneec Typhoon H

While cheap drones are using only one sensor for obstacle avoidance, professional quadcopters are equipped with multiple sensor. Currently there are used the following type of collision avoidance sensors:

  • Stereo and Monocular vision;
  • Ultrasonic (Sonar);
  • Lidar;
  • Infrared.
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