APM 2.8 Multicopter Flight Controller is an upgraded version of 2.5 and 2.6 with a Built-in Compass for FPV RC Drone. The sensors are exactly the same as the APM 2.6 flight controller. However, the module has the option to use the built-in compass an external compass via a jumper. This makes the APM 2.8 ideal for use with multi-copters and rovers.
The APM 2.8 Multicopter Flight Controller is a complete open source autopilot system. This is the best-selling technology that won the prestigious Outback Challenge UAV competition. It allows the user to turn any fixed, rotary-wing. In addition, it turns multirotor vehicles (even cars and boats) into a fully autonomous vehicle. meanwhile, it is capable of performing programmed GPS missions with waypoints.
Download – Software(mission planner)
|Port||MUX (UART0, UART2, mnnI2, and OSD are optional, OSD is the defaulted output).|
|Input Voltage (V)||12~16 VDC|
|Processor||ATMEGA2560 and ATMEGA32U-2|
|Micro-SD Card Slot||No|
|Dimensions (mm) LxWxH||70 x 45 x 15|
|Shipment Weight||0.085 kg|
|Shipment Dimensions||9 × 3 × 2 cm|