DJI unveils Manifold 2 on-board supercomputer to make drones autonomous

DJI has introduced the Manifold 2, a compact onboard supercomputer for DJI drones that can turn them into autonomous robots. With the new capability, users would be able to process complex image data onboard the drone and gets immediate results. Users can also program drones to fly autonomously while identifying objects and avoiding obstacles. Jan Gasparic, director of strategic partnerships at DJI, commented: “Through partnerships with some of the industry’s leading computing companies and chip manufacturers, we are enabling DJI drones to become intelligent flying robots that can perform complex computing tasks and advanced image processing literally on the fly.”
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