Zuhafa T5 Review
The Zuhafa T5 is a well-designed drone by Zuhafa. Zuhafa T5 is a producer in the drone market with some successful models especially on sites such as Amazon. The Zuhafa T5 not only offers a 4K video quality and gives you a 60-degree adjustable view.
With its aerodynamic shape and its good quality propellers and motors, the Fancool 4000ft is a pretty fast drone, perfect for those who are looking for a fast drone and long-range flights. The Fancool 4000ft also does a great job of flying steady from calm skies to a bit of windy weather.
But before we talk about its features, what comes in the box of the Zuhafa T5? Inside the box, we can find the Zuhafa T5 drone with the remote controller (AA batteries not included), 2 batteries, 4 propellers, and 4 protection frames, a USB charger, 4 screws, a screwdriver, a carrying bag, and a manual.
Zuhafa T5’s controller is also pretty good, and it’s comfortable and easy to use with its dual handles, above the controller you can put your smartphone of all sizes when it runs out of battery you just need to charges it with its charging cable.
In this blog, we review the Zuhafa T5 specifications, features, modes, and an overall view of this drone to give you great helpful information about it.
≫ Foldable drone
≫ Can fly as far as 300m (1000ft)
≫ Good for beginners and experienced users
≫ Comes with a 4K camera
≫ Good flight stabilization
≫ Good flight time up to 30min
≫ Video quality is average
≫ Mobile app is not great
The Zuhafa T5 drone comes with a built-in 4K quality video. to get nice stable videos with your action camera. The Zuhafa T5 can go as far as 300m with a transmitter range and 200m real-time image transmission.
This drone also comes with rechargeable 1800 mAh batteries. The Zuhafa T5 drone allows you to fly up to 20 minutes when they’re charged and takes about 2h to charge.
The camera on the drone is able to take pictures at 3840×2160 pixels and 3840x2160p video thanks to its 1/2.7 inch CMOS sensor. It uses a 120° FOV lens with an f/2.5 aperture, and a focal length of 3.6mm. The video bitrate can go up to 20Mbit and a transmission bitrate of 2Mbit.
The Zuhafa T5 supports up to 128GB SD cards, it supports Class 10 FAT32 SD cards. For the photo format, it uses JPEG format, as for the video format, it uses MP4 format, and compressed format H.264.
≫ Flying Time: 20 minutes
≫ Uses 7.4V 1800mAh batteries
≫ Maximum speed up to 11m/s (36ft/s)
≫ Operating Temperature: -10º to 40º Cº
≫ Weight: 215g (0.5 lb)
≫ Dimensions: 44 x 40 x 8 cm
≫ Maximum flight distance: 300m (1000ft)
≫ Image Resolution: 3840×2160
≫ Operating Frequency: 2.4GHz, 5GHz
≫ SD card up to 128GB
≫ Speed: Low / Medium / High
≫ Automatic return home
≫ Low battery alarm
≫ Adjustable lens: 60º
Video and Flight Stabilization
The Zuhafa T5 comes equipped with an adjustable 4K camera which will give you pretty good-looking footage, the built-in camera comes with a shock absorption video stabilizer which does a decent job to keep videos smooth when flying fast and changing directions the videos can still be a bit shaky.
The image quality on the Zuhafa T5 is pretty average, it offers pretty good natural colors with an adjustable 60° lens that lets you see the world from different angles. The wind resistance of the Zuhafa drone makes it able to fly under lever 3 wind (light wind) with pretty good stabilization flying well in your control.
The Zuhafa T5 comes with 3 speed modes (low / medium / high), you can change the different speed modes depending on how fast you want to fly.
The Zuhafa T5 has the ability to take pictures with gestures, making the picture gesture the drone will automatically take a picture without having to use your remote.
Another useful video mode is the VR mode, in which you can put your phone in your virtual reality glasses (which are not included), and this will bring an incredible 3D experience. You can enjoy real-time live video first-person viewing directly with it.
The Zuhafa T5 comes with 2 rechargeable 7.4V 1800 mAh batteries which you can charge with the USB Battery Charger, which can last about 20 minutes, it will take about 2h to charge them.
The battery is situated at the bottom inside, where there is a cover that gives access to the battery. Thanks to its 2 batteries you can change them quickly and keep flying whenever the first one runs out.
The remote control, unlike the drone the remote uses AA batteries which are not included with the drone.
The Zuhafa T5 has an elegant modern design, it is well built with good quality plastics which feel pretty resistant, and it has a nice black color with some grey. The Zuhafa T5 is capable of being fold to be carried easier.
Its design is the classic quadcopter look with 4 propellers without any protection propellor guards similar to most drones such as DJI, it feels pretty tough and has the ability to get wet without any problem. If one of your propellers got damaged you are able to replace and switch them.
The dimensions of the Zuhafa T5 are 33 x 30 x 6 cm (13 x 12.6 x 2.4 in), when folded the Zuhafa drone will measure 18 x 14 x 6 cm (7 x 5.5 x 2.4 in) and weighs 215g (0.50 lbs),
It can fly up to 300m (1000ft) meters with the transmitter connection and FPV support and can fly a maximum vertical height of about 120 meters (420ft). The maximum WiFi transmission range is about 200 meters (650ft), all the adjustments and controls will be made from the drone’s controller.
On the front of the drone, we have the built-in adjustable 4K camera, under the body, we can see the 4 small landing legs which are also used as bright LED lights for night flying, underneath we can also see the detection cam.
Modes and Features
The Zuhafa T5 comes with many modes and features to improve your flying experience and make it easier for beginners.
The Zuhafa T5 has three different smart home return functions: One-touch low power return or out-of-range return. Whether your drone loses connection to the transmitter or runs low power, the Zuhafa drone is designed to safely return to its point of origin.
With the follow me mode your drone will follow you wherever you go, it’s a fun mode to easily record yourself. The Headless mode allows you to fly no matter what direction the aircraft is facing, the forward stick is forward, and the back stick is backward.
Altitude hold allows you to lock the drone’s position in the air at a certain height. Whether you are a novice or expert flyer, helps you to control the drone like a veteran. Another great mode is the circle fly mode which will make the drone fly around a point you set in a 360º view, it’s a great mode to capture cinematic shots easily.
The dual-mode is equipped with a GPS mode and optical flow positioning mode, which can intelligently switch between indoor and outdoor flying. When you are flying indoors, the drone can constantly float in the airflow.
The remote controller on the Zuhafa T5 is high-end as well giving you access to all of its controls. It fits well in your hands and above it, you have the screen holder that can fit most phones, with the phone you can see what’s happening with live video.
To be able to use the Zuhafa T5 for FPV or to control it from your phone you need to use a smartphone app that you can easily install and take control of the drone and fly with it and control its features and modes.
The Zuhafa T5 drone is a great quality-budget drone, I definitely recommend getting it if it offers what you are looking for. The Zuhafa T5 has all the basic drone features and more, as well as good flight, battery, and features.
One of the best aspects of this drone is its great battery time thanks to the 2 batteries and being able to fly as far as 300m and lasting 60minutes. The T5 works as a great exploring drone, it also comes with FPV (First Person View) to be able to see everything the drone is seeing in real-time.
The many modes of the Zuhafa T5 are some of the best features of this drone. If this is your first drone the Zuhafa is pretty easy to learn as well and will get you all those great aerial shots you would want in a drone with the 4K camera even in light wind conditions.
I was able to try out this drone and it felt like a great starter drone or budget drone, it’s comfortable to fly and carry anywhere with its nice case. The modes really impressed me since they work great and very useful especially for its price, this is a great drone to get started with.
Although the Zuahafa T5 is a good drone being medium-budget don’t expect to get excellent image quality and professional flying times such as high-end DJI drones.This drone has many positive reviews from many people and we recommend getting it if you are looking for a great medium-end drone, we hope this review was helpful.