Eachine EV800 FPV Goggle or Monitor

While testing several goggles for DM, Eachine EV800 caught my attention. Not only was the price great but something we have been doing, making a spare fpv headplay as a monitor. Eachine EV800 was designed with that in mind, a separable goggle 5 inch screen that can be used as small monitor with a tripod. Brilliant!


First Impression, we love how it separates and serves as a monitor. In terms of the reception, clarity and usability, we have to report back after a few more tests. Standby.

Target User Segment
Keen FPV Beginner Pilots, First FPV Investment, Ready To Use, Budget USD$79 MAP (June 2016 source: Banggood).

What To Expect If This Your First
High brightness for outdoor use. Screen is 5 inches wide and weighs 391 grams (0.86 lb). On a full charged you can get 3 hours of use. 40 video channels at 5.8 gHz to meet most need.

Factory Specifications

  • Screen size: 5.0 inch
  • Screen resolution: 800*480 (clear magnification from lens)
  • Screen brightness: 600cd/m2 with high brightness backlight LED for outdoor FPV
  • View Angle: 140/120 degree(Horizontal/Vertical)
  • Lens 3x boost of the video to provide the best experience in video, 92% transparent rate with no distortion of light
  • Built-in 3.7V/2000mAh battery
  • Battery Life: 3.5 hours
  • Supports: 5-12V recharging voltage range. Accepts 5V power banks or 2S(7.4V)/3S(11.1V) battery as back-up external power. (DM)
  • Dimension: 180x145x82mm
  • Weight: 375g with 3.5hr 2000mAh battery
  • Belt: three-ways adjustable belt


Similar Goggle Alternatives
Users have recommended these 2016 alternatives: Walkera Goggle4 Entry level, Kylin Vision, Eachine EV800. See comparison video.


What we love about it

  • A separable goggle 5 inch screen that can be used as small monitor with tripod.
  • All the accessories included, such as the 3.5 mm microphone adapter
  • The brightness and clear reception (more distance tests in progess)

What is essential we hope to see in the next version

  • DVR to record the flight and OSD, for recovery and flight analysis.
  • Dual diversity antenna, an option to use two different types of antennas

Tests in progress, be back with videos..  source: http://youtube.com/diydrone  Join us, you are welcome to share your reviews, photos and videos here

A DroneMission.com Project

Contribution by the DroneMission.com R&D Team


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