Autel announces new EVO Max 4T drone at CES
Today at CES, Autel announced its newest drone to its lineup with the EVO Max 4T – a compact drone with a thermal zoom camera and a range finder all in one package for first responders.
Last year, Autel showed up at CES with two new consumer drones hoping to compete against DJI’s Mini and Air lineup. This year, Autel has brought something different to the table (literally).
The EVO Max 4T is an enterprise drone seemingly targeted toward first responders or large-scale enterprise solutions. Featuring a 640×512 thermal camera, 1/2 inch 50MP wide camera, and 1/1.68 inch 48MP zoom camera (10x optical, 160x digital), this looks to be a close competitor to DJI’s M30T.
The EVO Max also sports an IP43 rating, allowing the drone to fly in light rain and snow. For the cold, the battery compartment is heated, not to forget hot swappable (although there’s no mention of how that works with just one battery). The 8070 mAh battery will give you 42 minutes of flight…