SAN MATEO, Calif., Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PowerVision Technology Group, a worldwide leader in UAV, robotics and big data technologies, announced today that its PowerEgg™ consumer drone and PowerEgg custom designed backpack are now available for pre-order on Amazon.com at ( https://www.amazon.com/PowerVision-PowerEgg-Panoramic-Camera-3-axis/dp/B01LPVM6AO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1479152455&sr=8-1&keywords=poweregg) as well as at the PowerVision Online Store ( https://store.powervision.me), with shipping scheduled to start in December 2016. PowerEgg is available for $1,288 USD. "Having developed the most compelling consumer drone ever, it made sense to expand our distribution to include the most trusted and significant consumer online retail site," said Chih-Che Tsai, CEO of PowerVision Robot Corporation, the U.S. subsidiary of PowerVision Technology Group. "We are very excited to be partnering with Amazon, the world's largest e-commerce retailer by annual sales." About PowerEgg PowerEgg takes the consumer drone market to the next level with the world's first gesture-based one-handed drone controller, allowing PowerEgg to take off and land with the push of a button so that anyone can fly PowerEgg right out of the box. PowerEgg's sleek and innovative design addresses user demand for easy drone portability with its pack-and-go features. It delivers long distance real-time video transmission up to five kilometers (approximately 3.1 miles), is equipped with HD video transmission and has a maximum flight time of approximately 23 minutes. With its optical positioning system, PowerEgg can fly indoors, low to the ground and in GPS-free areas. PowerEgg's visual and ultrasonic sensors scan the ground beneath it for patterns, enabling it to identify its position and move accurately. PowerEgg's integrated 4K UHD camera can produce professional-grade photographs and videos with panoramic 360 degree views on a 3-axis gimbal, delivering stabilized aerial views with an immersive "spherical" experience. In addition, PowerEgg's flight software includes multiple automated flight modes that let the user easily frame their shots while the PowerEgg automatically manages its flight path. These PowerModes™ include Follow Me, Orbit, WayPoint, and Selfie mode, and are easily accessed through the iOS or Android user interface.