PowerVision has released an update for its PowerEgg X drone and gimbal in one to allow users to live-stream and make video calls with it. The update comes as a surprise but is for sure a welcome addition, especially the live-streaming mode.
The new features come along with firmware version 2.1.2 and are available to all users right now. When it comes to the video calling side of things, the PowerEgg X has essentially been adjusted to mimic a webcam in the correct mode and connected to a PC.
This allows you to use it as a webcam for pretty much any video conferencing app, including Zoom, Skype, and Google Meet. While in this mode, the camera will also lock onto you, with the gimbal moving to keep you in the center of the frame. You can join a meeting or call in either 720p or 1080p resolution.
You can now also live-stream directly from the PowerEgg X while flying and in drone mode. This allows you to connect directly to YouTube, Periscope, and TikTok. SyncVoice allows users…