Syma X5SW FPV Real-Time WiFi Quadcopter First Look

Syma X5SW, an easily affordable beginners FPV from the brand Syma. X5SW is announced recently and available in the stores for sale, the Syma X5SW FPV Wifi Quadcopter seems to be much promising First Person View (FPV) quadcopter, for beginners who love to experience the real time video transmission through an android or iphone with a Wi-Fi Connectivity.


Looking almost similar to the 2015 Syma X5SC series, the Syma X5SW features WIFI real time transmission of videos and photos between built-in camera to the quadcopter and mobile attached on remote controller. in addition, this quadcopter also features the headless mode , making easy for the beginners to fly without actually having to bother much about the orientation of the quadcopter. another important thing to note, it comes with brushed motors not the brushless.

Syma X5SW Quadcopter Drone Android and iphone

X5SW comes into colors, White and Black and can fly both indoors and outdoors with 360 degree 3D rolling all-around, headless mode function. X5SW is multifunction quadcopter and more powerful than the syma flagship X5C.The X5SW has been upgraded when it comes to build quality,the outer shell of the X5SW is shiny and made of high quality durable plastic with a  reinforced landing gear and a 2.0MP HD Camera to enjoy the real time video transmission. Below are the profound technical specifications and features of Syma X5SW Explorers 2 Quadcopter.

Features of Syma X5SW FPV Real-Time Quadcopter

  • X5SW RC Quadcopter Built-In 2 megapixels HD Camera and Electronic Compass, Equipped with WIFI for real time transmission for taking amazing videos and photos between built-in camera and mobile attached on remote controller.
  • Syma FPV Application is available for both Android and Apple IOS mobile phones, download form here
  • The transmitter has build-in two modes,Mode1 and Mode 2  for remote controller.
  • 6-Axis gyro quad-rotor craft flight, strong stability, can easily implement various flight movements, stronger wind resistance, easier to control with headless mode
  • 2.4GHz technology adopted for anti-interference. Allowing to fly up to 20 quadcopters at the same time without interfering with each other.
  • The quadcopter can fly both indoor and outdoor.
  • Built in rechargeable high performance Li Poly battery.
  • Function: up/down, left/right sideward fight, forward/backward, turn left/right, with gyro/flash lights for night flying A 360-degree 3D and special functions(continuous rolling), real time transmission of video and photos.

Technical Specifications of X5SW

  • Brand Name: Syma
  • Product Name: X5SW FPV Real Time Transmission 4CH RC Quadcopter
  • Product Model NO.: X5SW
  • Motors: Brushed motors
  • Color: White or Black
  • Frequency: 2.4Ghz
  • Channel: 4CH 6 Axis Gyro
  • Camera Pixel: 2 MegaPixels HD Camera
  • Video Time /Photos: About 30min video or 800 pictures
  • Battery for Controller: 4"AA" batteries( not included)
  • Battery for Quadcopter: 3.7V 500mAh Li-poly
  • Charging Time: About 120 mins(USB charging)
  • Flying time: About 6-7 minutes
  • Controlling Distance: up to 100 meters
  • Dimension: 31*31*8 cm
Syma X5Sw Unboxing

 What's in the Box

X5SW rc quadcopter with 2 megapixels camera
1 remote control
1 mobile phone holder (phone not included)
1 manual
1 USB charger
4 extra main propellers
1 * 500 mah Li-poly batteries
1* screwdriver

Where to buy and Price of Syma X5SW

The price is $70 would recommend to buy the Syma X5SW quadcopter at who is the most famous sellers  for multirotors and Remote Controlled Quadcopters and Helicopters

Syma X5SW FPV IOS Application Download Syma FPV IOS app COM/CN/APP/SYMA-FPV/ID9588203
Syma X5SW FPV Android Application Download Syma FPV android apk APK & 9.53 MB
    Stay tuned to for quick unboxing and flight videos of x5Sw meanwhile check my previous post on 2015 Series Syma X5SC-1 Quadcopter


    1. can I use the Syma FSV on android 4.0.4

    2. Ok, so I have one and the WiFi connection to my phone is VERY unstable. It may stay connected for 2 seconds or 2 minutes. I don't get it, I tried out in a field away from other WiFi signals and same shit.. any help?

      1. You could try to disconnect the camera from the quad, turn on the X5SW and then connect the camera. That could fix it.

      2. You could try to disconnect the camera from the X5SW, turn on the quad, then connect it again. This method fixes the camera sometimes.

    3. I can't seem to trim out my X5 so that it hovers at a set altitude. Plus it always seems to drift one way or another. I have tried doing what the instruction book says about resetting it and trimming it but no luck. Am I just a bad pilot or are others having the same issue

      1. you might try the fine adjustment mentioned in the manual if you haven't already. Also i have read this unit has a hard time against the wind.

    4. Mr Chris McLaren: you can download the Syma FPV from google play store directly

    5. Is there a way to take the video from the app and share or edit them?

    6. Is there a way to take the video from the app and edit or share them?

    7. Does anybody knows how to recalibrate it?

      1. Ok you have have both toggle down right at the same time and it will start blinking fast

    8. Hi guys im from india i have bought this drone its great

    9. How do I download this app to my Microsoft phone Lumia 535 please help thanks

    10. Can I download this to Microsoft phone Lumia 535 its not in store is there any way its not letting me

    11. I cannot use my phone to fly my drone. I downloaded the App and connected my phone to the drone's wifi and still nothing happens. Any suggestions?

    12. I cannot use my phone to fly the drone. I downloaded the App and connected my phone to the drone's wifi. The camera will show up on my phone, but the controls will not work. Any suggestions?

    13. app sucks cant share video on facebook or edit video from pc. why make video if you cant share it . i have the new LG k smartphone with full updates. app works great but the video files cant be uploaded or moved from phone, in the age of social media i am really disapointed that there are no "share" options for video. flys ok for entry lvl drone but not worth the money with not share option on video

    14. What app do i use to connect drone on my android?


    16. The video can be accessed from your phone gallery. From which you can do anything you want. (Message clipped)