GoPro launched its GoPro Karma drone and its versatile stabilization solution. Karma Drone as of now is available in official GoPro.com site and selected U.S Retail stores, though it will be made available in International markets pretty soon .
GoPro Karma comes with a compact backpack that houses with an image stabilizer that you can carry in your hand. Additionally with Karma controller and a Karma drone that is compact as well as foldable . The backpack is easy to carry and you can use any of these Karma’s to capture amazing shots or videos.
It is a foldable drone, to use it, you need to unfold the drone and use the game style controller with inbuilt display to view and shoot what the drone sees. Then the 3 axis camera stabilizer will help you get excellent shots or videos. You can also attach the 3 axis controller to hand grip for hand held video shooting.
Karma Drone comes with pre defined flight patterns as seen in Hollywood Films – aerial, orbit shots etc. More functions will be added soon via software updates in the future.
Karma backpack with Hero5 Black GoPro camera is priced at $1099.99 (approx Rs. 74K) and the Karma without GoPro Camera will cost $799.99 (approx Rs. 54K). Flight Kit for Karma Grip (Karma Grip as standalone) will be available in April for $599.99 (approx Rs. 40K).
In November 2016 GoPro withdrew Karma cause of some issues with power, they have now fixed the issue and are back now.