Here is a comparison table about what is new with the Phantom 4 differs with its immediate predecesor, the Phantom 3 Pro. Its amazing new capabilities surely places it once again on the top of the list of must have gadgets.
|Phantom 3 Pro||Phantom 4|
|Battery capacity||4480 mAh||5350 mAh|
|Flight time||Approx 23 min||Approx 28 min|
|Propeller attach||Self-tightening||Push-and-release allows faster and secure in air breaking speeds.|
|Max horizontal speed||16 m/s (57.6 Km/h)||20m/s (72 Km/h)|
|Max vertical speed||5 m/s (ascend) / 3 m/s (descend)||6 m/s (ascend) / 4 m/s (descend)|
|Obstacle Avoidance Sensor||none||0.7 to 15 m|
|Visual Positioning Sistem||3 m||10 m|
|Weight||1280 g||1380 g|
|Gimbal||Exposed, composite materials.||Inside shell, providing a better protection. Composite material is also improved.|
|Camera||60fps at 1920x1080p||120fps at 1920x1080p with 36% less lens distortion and 56% less chromatic aberration.|
|A.I.||Uses aircraft’s and mobile device’s GPS to follow a target.||Recognizes objects by using the camera and can follow them with no extra hardware needed.|
|Tapfly||none||Can automatically fly to anything you tap on the video display (mobile device) safelly by using the obstable avoidance feature.|
Phantom 4’s flight capabilities are greatly improved in this new model, letting you reach safely places you never imagined before, even if you are not a RC hobbyst.