TBS UNIFY PRO 5G8 HV - RACE (SMA)
When racing, the high power output of the Unify PRO is not necessary. Therefore we have made a cheaper version just for our racing bretheren!
Distilling the smallest, lightest and most powerful video transmitters (aka "the golden standard" :) ) down to a bare minimum for FPV racing, at a very attractive price!
- Smallest, lightest video transmitter on the market
- 2-6S input power supported
- 25mW / 200mW power settings
- Ultra-clean transmission (up to 16 pilots at once!)
- PitMode - power up your quad during a race
- Easy OSD, FC and RC channel changes, with fallback button menu
- Robust RF amplifier allows powering up without antenna for hours!
- Clean powerup and video switching
- CE certified
PitMode - Made to race
Zero interference even while powered up, it's now a possibility! If you've ever repaired a quad during a race, you'll know the frustrations of not being able to power on and test your system. With PitMode, we will reduce the output power to a bare minimum (way below single digit mW's), and move to frequencies unused by race organizers, to allow you to power up your quad and still see the image! You've got a few meters of range to put your quad through its paces before placing it on that starting grid, and in combination with CleanSwitch you can power on as soon as your channel is available without interrupting any of the active channels.
SmartAudio V2 - Full control
SmartAudio technology provides UART and I2C control for your entire video transmitter. Parameters such as output power, bands, channels and frequency can be freely controlled. This enables remote channel control directly from a smart device (TBS Crossfire, external bluetooth or wifi module required), from your radio (TBS Crossfire with TBS Tango or OpenTX compatible remote required), or from the OSD (e.g. TBS CORE PRO). With all these options available, you ought to find something that fits your bill. Together with CleanSwitch, the sky is the limit ... jump between channels without interfering fellow pilots in air, create backup-/emergency-frequencies, global VTx power adjustments by race organizers or other clever systems aimed at streamlining and improving race management are now a possibility!
CleanSwitch - Neighbor friendly
CleanSwitch is a technology developed at TBS that will ensure that your video transmitter is interference-free while powering on, or while changing channels. All current video transmitters swipe across the entire band while being powered on, often resulting in flickering and heavy interference to anyone in the air, regardless of video channel chosen. TBS CleanSwitch will allow you to power on and change channels while your buddies are in the air, without any external interference. CleanSwitch is race friendly, and pilot friendly ... that's how we like it at TBS :)
Say NO! to Dipswitches
Even though learning binary was a fun mind-game, in practice a single-push-button or OSD-controlled video transmitter is just much easier to operate. Gone are the days of video transmitter cards, stepping on people's channels by mistake, or a mismatch between your goggle and video transmitter frequencies.
- Operating Voltage: 2S - 6S
- Supply current: 600mA
- Operating Temperature: watch for normal airflow
- Audio carrier Frequency: 6.5 MHz
- Video Input Impedance: 75 Ohm
- Weight: 7g (with SMA, without antenna)
- Input Connector: JST GH 7pin (after July 2018)
- Antenna Connector: SMA Female Socket with screw mounting holes, U.FL to VTx
- Video Format: NTSC/PAL
- Output Power: 13dBm (25mW), 23dBm (200mW)
- TBS UNIFY 5G8 Video transmitter
- Video Transmitter pigtail cable
- TBS UNIFY Pro Manual
- TBS SmartAudio specifications
* HAM license is required for operation on HAM channels, and HAM power levels! The VTx ships with only legal channels enabled, please consult the manual on unlocking procedure.
Product Spare Parts
The build quality is far and away so much better than all of the Chinese knock offs. The features are both innovative and powerful. The output power is consistent and it's ability to handle heat is uncanny.
All in all a great purchase.
Nice unit, these went out of stock so fast! I was glad to pick one up. And as usual Heli direct got it to me fast!
It’s a must have if you want to change band, frequency and VTX power without much hassle using your OSD or Taranis. It is small, lightweight and easy to install. It does get a bit hot, but haven’t had any issues with it. Price wise it is comparable to other VTXs, you can’t go wrong with this one.
Itâ€™s a must have if you want to change band, frequency and VTX power without much hassle using your OSD or Taranis. It is small, lightweight and easy to install. It does get a bit hot, but havenâ€™t had any issues with it. Price wise it is comparable to other VTXs, you canâ€™t go wrong with this one.
It‚Äôs a must have if you want to change band, frequency and VTX power without much hassle using your OSD or Taranis. It is small, lightweight and easy to install. It does get a bit hot, but haven‚Äôt had any issues with it. Price wise it is comparable to other VTXs, you can‚Äôt go wrong with this one.
After hearing great things about this vtx I decided to give it a try and the first thing I noticed was how small and light this thing is . If your building s racer or a small quad where realistate is limited then look into this . This is being used with Revolt board and a spektrum transmitter using the audio on the vtx on the Revolt board so channels can be changed on the fly right from the spektrum transmitter and 4648 satelite .
We truly thank you for your purchase, and when things go wrong, we are here to help in any way that we are capable of doing so.
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