At first, SELFLY may look like a smartphone, but it’s actually a foldable drone packed into a phone-sized case. Simply snap the drone out, and it automatically starts hovering. Users can either control it like a normal drone with the phone app, or autonomously, for hands-free selfies and video. It comes equipped with an 8-megapixel camera that can capture video at 1080 pixels and 30 frames per second. Future upgrades include “Fly By Picture Piloting,” which automatically has the drone film by flying in front of you, while all the images and videos are sent back to your smartphone for processing. Continue reading for two more pictures and information.
“What’s neat is that the case that holds the drone in place can easily be altered to fit various phone sizes. People will still have to request a case for their device, but the company says the drone size will fit phones in the 4- to 6-inch range. Selfly will have dedicated cases for the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 7 and 7 Plus, Galaxy S6 Edge, S7 and S7 Edge, as well as the Nexus 6,” reports Digital Trends.