FAQ Icare2 - the GPS tracker for model aircraft and drones

Autonomy of the Icare2 transmitter

Battery autonomy depends on the type of movement of the transmitter. Low energy consumption when the transmitter is immobile.

Another important setting is the frequency of transmitting the position. It is set to 30 seconds by default. It can be modified by the user.

350 mAh LiPo battery and default settings

  • Little movement: 20 hours
  • Slow continuous movement: 8 hours
  • Fast continuous movement: 4 to 8 hours

240 mAh LiPo battery and default settings

  • Little movement: 14 hours
  • Slow continuous movement: 6 hours
  • Fast continuous movement: 3 to 6 hours

160 mAh LiPo battery and default settings

  • Little movement: 9 hours
  • Slow continuous movement: 4 hours
  • Fast continuous movement: 2 to 4 hours

Direction of connection of the transmitter

The transmitter is not protected against polarity reversals.