The Ziphius™ product has two fundamental components for normal operation: The Ziphius™ itself and the user’s mobile device (Smartphone or Tablet). Here you will find information about the main technical specifications and operational modes on the Ziphius™ side. To learn about the mobile device requirements go to the Compatibility page.
PLEASE NOTE that the mobile device IS NOT INCLUDED must be acquired separately.
|Access Point||Connection to controller device (smartphone, tablet) requires a 802.11 access point on board.|
|Range||~90m (300 ft), open space.|
|Camera||HD 720p module attached to a servo arm with ~160º rotation|
|Video on board||Record video stream in HD quality (720p, 30fps) to on-board memory. Start/stop controlled from mobile device. Allow video download from mobile device through WiFi connection.|
|Video streaming||Real-time low latency video streaming through WiFi connection.|
|Memory||Data memory||Video and High Quality photos stored in a MicroSD card.|
|Brushless DC Motors||Differential drive||Independent control of two brushless DC motors with reverse.|
|Speed controllers||One ESC per motor.|
|Charger||External charger with 110-220V (home plug) or 12V (car/cigarette lighter plug).|
|Autonomy||~one hour under average conditions of use.|
|Level report||Battery level is sent to the controller device through the WiFi connection.|
|Low voltage cut-off||Circuit should not allow battery to drain (below 2.5V). It damages the battery.|
|Lighting||Flashlight||Strong white LED to improve video quality in low lighting conditions. Intensity controlled by software.|
|Signal||Strong LED. Intensity controlled by software.|
|On/Off Switch||Main switch||External reed switch turns on and off all the systems.|
|Colors||Available colors||White, black, yellow, orange, pink|
|Weight||With standard cover||~ 1,5 kg|
|Dimensions||Width x Length x Height||~ 25 cm x ~ 40 cm x ~ 20 cm|
|Turning ON||Visual feedback sequence at time of activation (Use signal light and make sounds). Goes into “normal operation” mode.|
|Turning OFF||Visual feedback sequence at time of activation (use signal light). All systems are turned off.
Goes into “off” mode.
|Connection lost||The system enters into a “low energy consumption mode”. System automatically transitions into this mode when the WiFi connection is lost and returns to “normal operation” mode when connection is recovered.|
|Charging||Visual feedback for battery charging (Use signal light). System automatically transitions to this mode when charger is plugged in.|
|Charged||Visual feedback for battery charged (Use signal light). System automatically transitions to this mode when charger is plugged in and battery is fully charged.|
|Normal operation||All systems are fully operational.|
|Off||All systems are turned off.|