Skydio X2 drone enlists for battle with 100x digital zoom & infrared camera

Skydio X2 drone
(Image credit: Skdio)

The Skydio X2 drone brings the company’s famed autonomous flying to the lucrative enterprise market with a thermal-imaging camera and “360˚ Superzoom!”. Building on the technology in the recently-release Skydio 2  – which is essentially a very good "selfie drone" – this is a larger, more powerful device will help Skydio capitalize on the deals the firm already has with the USAF, army and police.

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Adam Juniper
Managing Editor

With over 20 years of expertise as a tech journalist, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge across a vast number of product categories, including timelapse cameras, home security cameras, NVR cameras, photography books, webcams, 3D printers and 3D scanners, borescopes, radar detectors… and, above all, drones. 

Adam is our resident expert on all aspects of camera drones and drone photography, from buying guides on the best choices for aerial photographers of all ability levels to the latest rules and regulations on piloting drones. 

He is the author of a number of books including The Complete Guide to Drones, The Smart Smart Home Handbook, 101 Tips for DSLR Video and The Drone Pilot's Handbook