Home Drones Autonomous Drone with Smartphone Brain

Autonomous Drone with Smartphone Brain

57
0
➡️ More gadgets like this

There are plenty of fancy autonomous drones on the market. Not everyone has access to one though. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could use consumer-grade electronics to program autonomous drones? The below video shows an autonomous drone that uses a smartphone as its brain. The phone looks at the environment and takes pictures to figure out where it is in the environment.

More gadgets like this: here

All the computation and sensing is done on the phone, including higher-level autonomy, planning, control, and computer vision algorithms. GRASP Laboratory is behind this innovative project. You can find out more here.

[via: IEEE Spectrum]

*Our articles may contain aff links. Please read our disclaimer on how we fund this site.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here