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0A: Introduction to CoDrone Mini

What is CoDrone Mini? CoDrone Mini is the best beginner drone to introduce piloting and programming for young learners!Here is what should be in your CoDrone Mini box:

  • CoDrone MiniĀ 
  • Controller
  • Drone battery
  • Drone battery multi-charger
  • Micro USB cable
  • 4 x extra propellers
  • User guide

Sensors

  • Barometer (pressure sensor for estimating height)
  • 3-axis gyroscope and accelerometer

Features

  • Programmable buzzer on the controller
  • Programmable RGB LED on the drone
  • Radio Frequency (RF) controlled
  • 3 speed settings
  • Rechargeable drone battery

CoDrone Mini can support Blockly and Python programming. In this course, you will be programming in Blockly!Blockly is only supported on a Chrome browser on a laptop or desktop computer with USB ports.Now that you have had a quick introduction to CoDrone Mini, see the next lesson to learn how to power on the drone, charge batteries, and how to pair drones with controllers.