Last Call for 2D to 3D Gimbal Upgrades
We are now just one week from placing orders for components to manufacture the first HEXO+ batch. Yep, that means the one including yours.
This includes the gimbal,... Read more
Good News: GoPro Upgrade Options for Ready to Film Ultimate Rewards (April 6th Deadline)
We had already brushed upon the topic of GoPro upgrades during the campaign: the Hero4 was bound to come out before we started shipping Hexo+ and we mentioned we’d work... Read more
Blog post – The NoFlyZone Initiative
We just posted an update on our blog to explain why we joined NoFlyZone.com and what's at stakes. We had received some concerned feedback after the press release want out,... Read more
Progress Report – March
Just a quick note to let you know that you can find our latest progress update on our blog.
Follow the link!
Have great day,
Your HEXO+ Team.
An update on updates
We had the chance to meet some of you guys at CES and ISPO and one thing we understood in our conversations was that we needed to improve... Read more
Back to the office from the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas #CES2015
We’re just back from Vegas where we had very intensive and exciting moments once past the little stress brought by discovering something new for most of us. During this... Read more
Meet the HEXO+ Team at CES January 6-9 in Las Vegas
With the New Year coming up and all of you waiting patiently for HEXO+ to drop next year, we thought we’d share some news to keep the stoke... Read more
Time For an Update on Technical Progress: Looking Good.
We’ve been silent for a little while here, so apologies, but you’ll be happy to learn that it’s because we were busy making progress, especially on the technical... Read more
A Progress Report of Some Sorts
Hi all, time for some news on the progression front! We're keeping ourselves busy on a variety of subjects and here's breakdown of what's been going on lately.
Since... Read more
The Dronecode Foundation
Hey, guys, we have an announcement to make, and we're pretty proud to say the least!
As some of you might have already heard, the Linux Foundation announced yesterday the... Read more
Iterate, Iterate, Iterate, And Then Iterate More.
Hey everyone, guess what, we've been busy! And we wanted to let you know how things have been going lately, especially on the product development side of things.
Early september... Read more
Spending Some Time in The Valley or, Our Latest Whereabouts
Hi everyone, here come the news, finally!
Right after the end of the campaign, and after getting a couple of days off, half of our team took off to spend... Read more
Thank You / Next Steps
This is the customary thank you email: Thank You!
The one thing we'd like to say is that we've learned a lot during this campaign: we learned that... Read more
Some More Follow Footage
Hey, one last video update before things end.
Here's a bit of cycling footage Nog – our Swiss mascot and complete drone noob too – managed to get on his... Read more
About Obstacle Avoidance
considering the amount of requests we’re getting to include an obstacle avoidance system with HEXO+, we thought it was appropriate to clarify a few things on the topic.... Read more
Last chance to get your HEXO+ at a highly competitive price!
Only 24 hours left to get a hold of HEXO+ at our discounted Kickstarter rate.You can get an HEXO+ starting at $599. Once the campaign ends you will... Read more
A Glimpse of HEXO+'s Framing Potential
With weather clearing up we managed to get more interesting footage. Here's Antoine showing how you can set anyframing in the app and push it to to the drone... Read more
Weather has been pretty terrible here but we managed to find an interruption between rain showers to fly the latest HEXO+ prototype today. Below you'll find a video that demonstrates... Read more
Just a quick one, because it's worthwhile. We did a bunch of flights today, let us put the footage together and you'll have what you've all been asking for. Here's... Read more
New Prototype In, Looking Good for a Demo Soon
Hey Everyone, quick update:
The parts for the new prototype arrived today as planned and we've been putting the new HEXO+ together. It looks pretty badass. On the software side,... Read more
A Glimpse of 360cam Aerial Footage
Here is some footage from a few days back when we got our hands on a 360cam prototype. All flying is done with a 3DR Iris and our... Read more
Introducing the $1M Stretch Goal
As you noticed, this campaign has turned out to be very successful for HEXO+, so we have good news to share. Guess what – it’s not a new color.
We’re... Read more
3D Gimbal Upgrade Available!
Hey Backers, good news!
We clearly heard you: the requests for HEXO+ to come with a 3D gimbal have been coming in for days. During the past two weeks we’ve... Read more
Some Clarifications About How HEXO+ Works
About 10 days in the campaign and based on the thousands of questions we got from you all, we thought it was necessary to clear up some points... Read more
HEXO+ is now shipping worldwide!
A lot of requests have been coming in and with a bit of research we managed to make international shipping a reality. You can now order HEXO+ wherever... Read more
Want Extra Flying time ?
It's pretty simple: tell your friends about our Kickstarter campaign and for each new backer you bring, you will earn yourself an extra battery.
How it works:
- Tell your friends,... Read more
GoPro and 360cam mount combo available
Hey everyone, due to the massive amount of requests we've been getting we decided to add new reward packages:
- A new package with both mounts: READY TO FLY 360CAM AND... Read more
An Unexpected Kickstarter Surprise
Kickstarter is such an amazing place: not only do we find support for HEXO+ that goes well beyond our expectations, but we also discover other projects that blow our minds.... Read more
Stretch Goal 2: The Director's Toolkit. $500K – REACHED!
What an awesome ride! It only took 2 days to reach the $500K bar. The amount of support is beyond anything we expected, and simply saying 'thanks' is just not... Read more
Stretch goal 1: Live video feed in your smartphone. $250K – REACHED!
Sooooo stoked. We've reached our first stretch goal after only 15 hours! Thanks you so much for the incredible amount of support.
We're happy to announce that we'll implement a... Read more
Funded in under one hour!
Wow, we were confident we were onto something, but funding the project in under one hour was not really something we expected! You guys are amazing – thank you so... Read more