High-Precision Single Sensor
What is the difference between the variations of the High-Precision Single Sensor?
The High-Precision Single Sensor comes in two variations:
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI)
Normalized Difference Red Edge (NDRE)
These are two different vegetative indices that capture different bands of light to quantify vegetation. NDVI uses a combination of visible red light and near-infrared (NIR) light, which NDRE uses NIR light and the Red Edge.
What drones are compatible with the Single Sensor?
The High-Precision Single Sensor is compatible with DJI Mavic or Phantom series.
I would like to get more data than NDVI or NDRE. Do I need to upgrade my sensor?
For more data and analytics beyond NDVI or NDRE, a sensor upgrade is recommended. Learn more about our available sensors on our website
Can I operate the drone using Sentera FieldAgent? Can I import/view my data in FieldAgent?
FieldAgent iOS App allows users to plan and fly missions with compatible drones. To learn more, view
our user guide
for FieldAgent Mobile.
Single Sensor data can be imported into FieldAgent both on the Web and via our Desktop application. For more information on how to import and view your data in FieldAgent, view
this support article
Do I need to fly this sensor with the single gimbal?
While it is not required to fly the High-Precision Single Sensor with the gimbal, it does offer additional stability and can improve image capture.
How do I use a new MicroSD card with my Single?
We recommend using a class 3 (U3 ~ 100mb/s) card. For the Single, the maximum card size should be 32 GB. If you need more information about formatting a MicroSD card for use with your Single, see
this support article
for more information.
I am not finding an article to help me. How do I contact support?
Contact support by submitting a support ticket. You can also call support at (844) 736-8372 (option 1) during normal business hours, Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. CT.
Single Sensor Technical Documentation & Integration Guide
Resources Scroll to the bottom of the page to download the Using Sentera Sensors with MAVLink and Pixhawk document, as well as download these documents below for technical details on the Sentera Singles Sensor and instructions for integrating with ...
FieldAgent Mobile - Single Sensor Gimbal Installation Steps
Installing a gimbal on an Phantom 4 with a previously installed Sentera Single Sensor requires both hardware and software updates. To complete this process, scroll to the bottom of the page to download the three attachments: 1. Single Gimbal - ...
Single Sensor User Manuals
These guides provides basic instruction on Aircraft Setup, Sensor Usage, and Flight Operations. If you need additional information, call Support at Sentera at 612-204-2000. Contact Sentera Customer Support: Create a Support Ticket Here Email: ...
Pix4D - Adding Single Sensor Pix4D Templates (NDVI and NDRE)
The instructions and templates below will help you use Pix4D (Version 4.5.2) with your Sentera Single Sensor. Make sure to download the correct template for your sensor. Using the incorrect template will produce inaccurate results. If you are not ...
DJI - Mavic Pro Single Sensor User Manual
Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the User Manual for the Sentera Single Sensor mounted on a DJI Mavic Pro. This guide will give out basic instruction on Aircraft Setup, Sensor Usage, and Flight Operations.