iHelicopter - Lightspeed Android / iPad / iPhone Controlled £28
As recommended on the Gadget Show, this Lightspeed i-Helicopter is controlled from your iPhone (including iPhone 5 / all versions of iPad / iPod Touch - android phones also supported - see below*). The App itself (Copter Controller) is available free on the apple App store or Android market. Has Gyro technology, for easily controlled Up/Down, Left/Right, Forward/Back. You don't have to waste loads of money on batteries for the controller as it uses your phone as the transmitter (plug in the included mini infra red transmitter to your phone). The App features a TURBO button for extra forward speed and you can turn on/off the LED lights on the helicopter from the App You can fly up to 3 helicopters at the same time. As well as traditional control sticks on the App UI, you can also control the iHelicopter with motion control so you just tilt your phone to move the helicopter. *Android phones supported: HTC: Desire (+ Z / S / HD Models), Incredible S, Wild Fire, Wild Fire S, Hero, Sensation (+ XL / XE Models), Rhyme, Evo 3D, Flyer, One X. Samsung: i9000, GALAXY S2, GALAXY S3, GALAXY Nexus, GALAXY Note. Moto: MB525. LG: P350. Sony Ericsson: XPERIA S LT26i. Google-Asus Series: Nexus 7. Amazon
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