Public Safety Drone Comparison Chart

When you’re in the hunt for the perfect public safety drone system or systems, we encourage you to call the MAXSUR team at 1-855-778-6565. The MAXSUR team members are all veteran drone pilots, majority prior law enforcement and all have the critical hands-on knowledge that agencies nationwide trust. The team is available via phone 8am to 6pm central M-F via phone and email. However, for those times when they’re not available…we’ve prepared the below public safety drone comparison chart to give you a quick snapshot of what’s available.

The below public safety drone comparison chart is based upon the key factors that police and fire departments commonly use to find their perfect drone system. The variable factors such as time and cost, the averages observed by the MAXSUR team are used.

For additional information about each drone system, just click the product name. Also, please visit the drone application page where we provide drone recommendations based upon the different duties inside of law enforcement and fire.

Inspire 1 Inspire 2 Mavic Phantom 4 Series SEEKER (SAR) SEEKER v2 (SAR) Matrice 100 Matrice 200 Series Matrice 600
Flight Time 18-23 Min 27 Min 27 Min 28 Min 25 Min 30 Min 20-40 Min (No Payload) 38 Min (No Payload) 40 Min (No Payload)
Weather Resistant Rating No No No No No Yes No Yes No
Set Up Time 3 Min 3 Min 3 Min 4 Min 4 Min 5 Min 5 Min 3 - 5 Min 5 Min
System Training Reco. 4 Hours 6 Hours 4 Hours 4 Hours 8 Hours 8 Hours 8-10 Hours 8-10 Hours 8-10 Hours
IR Thermal Compatible Yes No No No Yes, Built-In Yes, Built-In Yes Yes Yes
Zoom Camera Compatible Yes, 3X Only No No No No Yes, Built-In 10x Yes, 3X or 30X Yes, 3X or 30X Yes, 3X or 30X
Noise Signature High High Low Med High Low High Med High
3D Mapping Software Compatible Yes No Yes Yes No No Yes Pending Yes
Indoor Flight Capable Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes Yes No
Waypoint Mission Capable Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Avg. Field Ready Cost
(Complete System w/Frequently Purchased Accessories)
$4k $7k $2k $2.5k $11.6k $23k Please contact us Please contact us Please contact us

 

For an expanded MS Excel version of this table, please contact the MAXSUR team via email ops@maxsur.com