EBee X

SenseFly eBee X automates complex terrestrial surveying methods and enables professionals to act on valuable data insights while boosting their efficiency and safety. Its advanced features and ease of use make the eBee X fixed-wing drone a smarter way to map.


Ground Sampling Distance (GSD) at 122 m (400 ft):
Absolute horizontal/vertical accuracy (w/GCPs): Down to 3 cm (1.2 in)
Absolute horizontal/vertical accuracy (no GCPs): 1 – 5 m (3 – 16 ft)
Lowest Ground Sampling Distance: 1.0 cm (0.4 in)/pixel with senseFly Aeria X
Absolute X, Y, Z accuracy (RTK/PPK activated): 1.5 cm (0.6 in)



Wingspan: 116 cm (45.7 in)
Weight (incl. camera & battery): 1.3 kg – 1.6 kg (2.2 – 3.6 lb) depending on camera and battery
Electric motor: Low-noise, brushless
Radio link range: 3 km nominal (up to 8 km) / 1.9 mi (up to 5 mi)
Detachable wings: Yes
Cameras (supplied): None
Cameras (optional): senseFly S.O.D.A. 3D, senseFly Aeria X, senseFly Duet T, Parrot Sequoia+, senseFly S.O.D.A., senseFly Corridor, MicaSense RedEdge MX
GNSS grade: Survey
Backpack (ncluded with eBee X, eBee Geo, eBee Ag): 75x50x29 cm ( 30x20x11 in)
Backpack weight (empty): 4.6 kg (8.8 lb)
Military standard case (included with eBee TAC): e75x48x33 cm (30x19x13 in)
Weight (incl. camera & battery): N/A
Backpack (default for eBee X, Ag, Geo): N/A
Military standard transport (default for eBee TAC): N/A
Flight planning &control software (supplied): eMotion
Automatic 3D flight planning: incl. in eMotion 3
3D environment: Yes
Photogrammetry software (optional): Pix4Dmapper/Pix4DCloud/Pix4Dmatic/Pix4Dfields, Agisoft PhotoScan, Esri Drone2Map, DroneDeploy, Trimble Business Center, Autodesk® ReCap™, Bentley ContextCapture
Vegetation index calculation (w/optional photogrammetry software): Yes
CAD /GIS (optional): AutoCAD, ArcGIS, Trimble Business Center, Leica Geo Office, VAGNET Office Tools, ArcGIS, MicroStation & more
Secure extension: No
Endurance extension available (fly more than 60minutes): Yes


Cruise speed: 40-110 km/h (11-30 m/s or 25-68 mph)
Wind resistance: Up to 46 km/h (12.8 m/s or 28.6 mph)
Maximum flight time: up to 90 minutes depending on camera and battery
Endurance extension available (fly more than 60 minutes): Yes
Nominal coverage at 120 m (400 ft): 220 ha (~550 ac), with senseFly S.O.D.A. / no Endurance Extension
Maximum coverage at 120 m (single flight): 500 ha (~1,250 ac), with senseFly S.O.D.A. 3D / Endurance Extension
Max. flight range: Standard: 37 km (~23 mi)
Endurance: 55 km (~34 mi)
Post-processed kinematic (PPIK): Yes
Real-Time Kinematic /Virtual Base Station: Yes
Real-Time Kinematic / Base Station Unknown point: Yes
Real-Time Kinematic / Base Station Knovwn point: Yes
Ground control points (GCPs): Not required
Oblique imagery: Yes with senseFly S.O.D.A. 3D
Hand launch:  Yes
Landing: Automatic Linear landing (5 m/16.4 ft accuracy in 20° angle cone)

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