Got this Hubsan X4 FPV Brushless H501S Advanced Version Classic Golden White review unit from gearbest

Gearbest product page: Hubsan H501S
Hubsan product page: Hubsan H501S

Specifications and features list:
• Brushless motors
• GPS
• 1080p HD camera
• 5.8G FPV real-time video transmission
• Charge time about 2-3 hours
• Flight time about 20 minutes
• Built-in 6 Axis Gyro
• Altitude hold
• Headless mode
• Return to home 
• Follow me mode
• Fail-safe mode
• Control range about 2km

The box


Open box


Contents
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• H501S Classic Golden White
• Multi-function remote controller FPV1
• 2,700mAh 7.4V 10C 20Wh battery
• Balance charger
• Charger
• Propellers (2 sets) 
• Propeller tools
• Micro USB cable
• English manual & disclaimer warning booklet

H501S without propellers


Installing the propellers with the tool
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H501S with propellers installed


H501S LED when binded to the FPV1 controller

I couldn’t take pics of the LED for the other modes like Return to Home, etc as was alone flying…

GPS and Altitude Hold test
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Micro USB port inside the H501S to update the firmware
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2,700mAh 7.4V 10C 20Wh battery


Multi-function remote controller FPV1. Only difference between the standard and the advanced version is only the remote controller. This FPV1 have a control range about 2km over the standard version’s 300m.


Silicone protection covers
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Multi-function remote controller FPV1 powered by 8 x AA batteries


Hubsan Balance Charger


Inserted my Samsung Evo+ 32GB micro SDHC into the H501S to record videos
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Power on view on the FPV1
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Videos
Night 1

Night 2

Day 1

Day 2

At an altitude of 251.7 meter

Please excuse my bad flying as I’m a beginner flying quads and the H501S doesn’t have any video stabilizations notworthy.gif notworthy.gif notworthy.gif 

Pros:
• Stable flyer
• Very good follow me mode
• Stable 1080p camera
• 2km range
• 20 minutes flight time
• Return to home works!

Cons:
 Might disarm the H501S during flight by accident Update: new firmware update for the H501S actually requires you to pull down on both sticks then outwards then only can arm and disarm.

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