Brand new ALIGN M480L with upgraded AP1 multicopter flight controller system to implement various of applications; also equipped with highly integrated ground station system including realtime monitoring management, waypoint planner, cruise planner, intelligent resume control, point of interest (POI), intelligent return home, and task management…etc.

The standard A13 GST high-end transmitter design with a comfortable grip and precision gimbal control. The built-in integration of this new remote control system was developed specifically to allow single button control of multiple functions and to improve flight efficiency. It also supports A13 GST APP system to adjust the parameter settings and self-customized button modes for the best flight performance.

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Standard Equipment

●M480 Kit x 1
●Multicopter Canopy x 1
●7.5 inch Main Rotor x 4
●BL4213(370KV) Brushless Motor x 4
●External Status LED x 1
●Retract x 2
●Multicopter Brushless ESC x 4
●PCU V2 Power Control Unit x 1
●AP1 Multicopter Flight Controller x 1
●Multicopter GPS Sensor x 1
●22.2V 6000mAh Battery x 1
●RCC-100 Balance Charger x 1
●A13 GST Transmitter x 1
●A6B Receiver x 1
●3GX Radio Sling x 1
●ABS Carry Box x 1


●Main Rotor Length:198mm
●Main Rotor Diameter:429mm
●Flying Weight :around 4200g
●Max. Flight Time:20min/6000mAh
●Maximum Allowed Wind Speed:<10 m/s
●Working Temperature:-20~65°C
●Flight Mode : Attitude Mode, GPS Mode, Auto-flight Mode
●Max. Radio Transmission Distance (w/o interference or block):<1000m

Optional Equipment

●G2P Gimbal DV Set(RGG202XW)
●VTD1 1080 HD Digital Video Transmitter Set(HED00003)
  • * The AP1 multicopter flight controller system supports iOS V9.0 and higher ; Android V7.0 and higher.
  • * Considering the best working efficiency, the specifications of the tablet or mobile phone are recommended as follows: 4GB RAM, more than 20GB ROM storage space and support 5G Wi-Fi; in order to keep the best and fast performance quality.
  • * The max. dimension of screen bracket is 240x169mm
●Tablet Suggestions:
  Samsung Galaxy Tab A /
  Model Type:SM-T385

  ASUS ZenPad 3 8.0 /
  Model Type:Z581KL


AP1 Multicopter Flight Control System Introduction

●The brand new ALIGN AP1 Multicopter Flight Control with superior performance through cutting edge information technologies, utilizing high precision sensors and modern system control subroutines. Also AP1 has built-in supreme algorithm, six-axis fast reaction sensor, magnetic sensor and GPS sensor, providing high stability and the best aerial photography performance.
●Highly integrated ground station support Remote Target Route Planner and Regional Route Planner functions that the system automatic calculate its flight time and flight distance based on customers setup. The ground station will display flight status and record flight data for customer’s reference.
●The G2P Gimbal DV Set and VTD1 1080 HD Digital Video Transmitter specially designed for M470/M480/M690 multicopter for optimal aerial photography mission.

AP1 Multicopter Flight Control System Features

●Supports multicopter configurations: 4 rotors + type, 4 rotors X type, 6 rotors + type, 6 rotors X type.
●Built-in AP1 Multicopter GPS Sensor for precise positioning function support dual GPS system (older version) and triple GPS system (new version).
●Multiple flight modes including manual mode, attitude mode, GPS Angular mode, and GPS Velocity mode.
●Equipped with automatic return home function with remote activation ability from R/C transmitter. Allow to set protection function that when RC transmitter signal is lost, aircraft will automatically fly back to home position or continue working mission.
●Provide two kinds of mission path planners :
  1.Remote Target Route Planner.
  2.Regional Route Planner.
●AP1 provides 3 intelligent flight modes: CFO, HCL, and POI.
●Features two stage battery low voltage protection system; stage 1 provides visual warning through flashing LEDs, stage 2 will initiate automatic return home.
●Provides real-time OSD flight data output function.
●Configuration changes through Android APP.
●Supports ALIGN A.BUS / Futaba S.BUS / JR X.BUS / FS iBUS /Graupner Hott Sumd
●AP1 supports G2P gimbal control.
●Supports Spektrum and JR satellite receivers.
●Configuration changes through iOS APP.
●Comply with RoHS restrictions.

AP1 Multicopter Flight Control System Specification

●Input voltage:DC 4.5~8.4V
●Operating current consumption:<250mA @ 4.8V
●Operating Frequency:400Hz
●Operating Temperature:-20℃~65℃(-4° ~ 149 °F)
●Hovering Precision (Depending on satellite status):Horizontal ±1m Vertical ±1m
●Highest flight speed:Horizontal 15m/sec Vertical 6m/sec
●Maximum Altitude Restriction:700m(2297ft) above the takeoff point


●Maximum angular speed:
  • ALE 115° /sec
  • ELE 115° /sec
  • RUD 145° /sec
●Maximum Tilting angle:30 degrees
●Supports External Peripherals:G2P Gimbal、VTD1 1080 HD Digital Video Transmitter
●Supports multicopter configurations:4 rotors + type, 4 rotors X type, 6 rotors + type, 6 rotors X type

PCU V2 Power Control Unit

●Input Voltage:13.2V~25.2V(4S~6S Li-Po)
●Operating Frequency:500KHz

BL4213 Motor 370KV(RPM/V)

●Input Voltage:DC 22.2V
●Max Continuous Current:25A
●Max Continuous Power:550W
●Stator Arms:12
●Magnet Poles:14
●Dimension/Weight:Φ4xΦ52x33mm / 185g

Motor ESC

●Input Voltage:13.2V~25.2V(4S~6S Li-Po)
●Max Continuous Current:40A

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