Out of the box, it comes in what is called + configuration. This means that the top arm of the + sign is forward. The + configuration is a little better suited to beginners, as it will be more stable and respond a little slower to commands. As such it will be more difficult to lose control. You can easily change to X mode, and this provides for a slightly more advanced flying experience. Personally, I prefer X mode. If you switch to X mode, I would recommend changing one of the props so that you have two props of one color in the front, and two props of the other color in the back.
The battery that comes with the model is a 1S 3.7V 500 mAh LiPo battery and provides about 10 minutes of battery life. The battery does take about 45 minutes to charge, so you might … Read the rest