TBS UNIFY PRO 5G8 HV (SMA)
New and 6S capable version, with 5V output for your FPV camera. Fully SmartAudio compatible - additional features include TBS CleanSwitch and TBS PitMode.Antenna Connector: SMA Female Socket
The most popular, most powerful video transmitter on the market just got a "bigger" brother. It can be connected directly to up to 6S of battery-juice and do 5V output for your camera. It will filter the power and make sure you get clean video, even without being connected to a TBS CORE or TBS PowerCube. With a brand new active output power monitor, we ensure that you'll always meet the race requirements, while giving you the best possible picture.
With only 7g and a 31x22x6mm form factor, your quad will barely notice it's there. The 25mW - 800mW adjustable output power allows you to race with friends and penetrate serious concrete with just a few pushes of a button. The 40CH coverage gives you the freedom to fly at any race without having to resort to video transmitter swapping practices (*).
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 - 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: up to 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
- Video Format: NTSC/PAL
- Output Power: 13dBm (25mW), 23dBm (200mW), 27dBm (500mW), 29dBm (800mW*)
- TBS UNIFY PRO 5G8 HV Video transmitter
- Video Transmitter / Camera / Power 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
I was really happy with it for about two weeks (~1 hr actual usage). I was a but concerned about it's seemingly lack of heat management (Sink etc) as it got hot quickly but reviews were positive and said that was normal with air flow (have a bench fan) so wasn't worried. It stopped working past 20 feet last weekend - assume the amp's toast as I can get an image within that. HD are offering a 20% discount on future purchases in response but are currently out of stock on all 600Mw Tx's except the TBS one. One could be forgiven for wondering why's it the only 600Mw still in stock at HD.
Definitely by far the best vtx on the market and most reliable. Heli direct always has it in stock that's my go to place for them and many other new things.
This is a nice little video Tx with small form factor yet packed with a lot of features‚Ä¶ The best thing about this is you can set the power from 25mW all the way upto 800mW. Makes it really easy to switch when racing of just normal flying for a secure range. Love it!
This is a nice little video Tx with small form factor yet packed with a lot of features… The best thing about this is you can set the power from 25mW all the way upto 800mW. Makes it really easy to switch when racing of just normal flying for a secure range. Love it!
This is a nice little video Tx with small form factor yet packed with a lot of featuresâ€¦ The best thing about this is you can set the power from 25mW all the way upto 800mW. Makes it really easy to switch when racing of just normal flying for a secure range. Love it!
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