One of the largest producers of action cam, if not the most known grandee absolute, ie GoPro, is definitely not living a simpler time. The advent of a series is Asian competitors are able to offer valid alternatives even at a fraction of the price in fact led to a very significant decline in sales of the most popular live cam action of the world.
Perhaps for this reason, in an attempt to broaden their horizons and be able to compete in other emerging market sectors, Go Pro has for some time made it clear you want soon, or maybe not, announce its own drone. Karma would be the name of the product, given the provenance, immediately he aroused some interest in the public.
Well over the last few hours the news leaked online talk about a possible delay in the official announcement. The drone for aerial photography, whose launch had initially been suggested for the first half of this in 2016, could in fact see the only light at the end of the year, during the season of Christmas sales. This how widespread in the last hours by the company on the occasion of the report on its first quarter earnings.
“We have to make the difficult decision to postpone our drone, Karma, the hope is that the Karma launch will benefit from the Christmas season”, these are the words of Nicholas Woodman, CEO and founder of Go PRO, that on a previous occasion would also It stated that the company “is sure to offer a very different product from what they are offering other firms making drones”.
Considering the timing of the new forecast launch the drone could assist in the ad the next generation of cam action of the company, while retaining, as stated previously, backward compatibility with all the old GoPro.