"Looking at Yuneec's SDK website, it rather looks like a DJI approach: SDK for Android and iOS but nothing about direct MAVLink access or how to get the MAVLink and video streams out of the device to some companion computer. Disappointed :-("
"@Yang Wang: apparently you can connect to the camera via USB RNDIS (virtual ethernet) and then get raw h.264 frames via UDT on 192.168.1.3 port 9000Looks like making sense of the CAN bus gimbal and camera controls is the bigger problem."
As the DJI Manifold companion computer seems to be discontinued there is basically no way to access DJI cameras directly. This thread on github indicates that it is possible on NVIDIA systems with a proprietary decoding library but does not go…"
"I agree, it indeed is a great deal.
My worries are mostly that I don't know if I can still get Solos (as I assume there won't be any follow-up model) in case I want more of them a few months down the line."
"Thanks, Chris. From what I have seen the problem with GoPro Karma and Yuneec drones is that it seems to be impossible to physically access the telemetry port. (I read in other threads that you can access it for Yuneec drones but they put some…"