As any other FrSky transmitter, this model has an inbuilt speaker for acoustics warnings and haptic feedback amongst other features which we are going to see along this FrSky Horus X12S Review. Not only that, but the X12S also includes other awesome and innovative features, such as an inbuilt GPS module, a full color LCD screen or the fact that the radio comes with a high-quality hard case for transportation.

This transmitter shown in the FrSky Horus X12S review has 8 regular switches, in addition, it has one multi six position switch potentiometer on the center and two normal potentiometers at its sides, it also has two straight sliders on the sides of the power button, and two step sliders at the back of the radio. This model also comes in a rough texture in black and grey colors for a better adhesion or in a smooth texture in grey and silver color which you may prefer if you want a more premium finish.

 

 

FrSky Horus X12S Radio Controller Specifications

 

Let's continue this FrSky Horus X12S Review talking about the specifications of this transmitter listed by FrSky. Following the order of the list provided by them, this radio has a speaker for Audio Speech Outputs that can advise you of warnings or telemetry data, as the radio also supports real-time full telemetry data logging. In order to protect the internal transmitter module, it supports antenna detection and SWR warning in the case you forgot to install the antenna.

As shown before in this FrSky Horus X12S Review, this radio has an integrated GPS module, and not only that, but it also has a 6-axis sensor, 3 axes from the gyro and the other 3 from the accelerator. Its gimbals are hall sensors, and its ends can be extensible, not only that, but these gimbals have been designed with CNC 6 ball bearings to improve the accuracy. The power switch has an integrated strap base, and it's being built to avoid pressing unintentionally as it is protected by a safety cover.

  

With this transmitter, the training feature has never been so easy, as the X12S shown in this FrSky Horus X12S Review has two types of trainer ports, and it can also be set up wirelessly. About the multi six position switch potentiometer we talked about at the beginning, it is a 6-position encoder which can be used to change easier between flight modes. The X12S works with FrOS (FrSky Operative System) in order to get the most out of this transmitter.

It has MP3 Player feature to play music on the background which can be easily set up. The screen is an Industrial High Resolution TFT Screen Readable Outdoor. The X12S shown in this FrSky Horus X12S Review has an internal antenna, and an external one can be installed on it, it is possible to select which one you prefer to use.

 

 

So, why is this transmitter so valued?

To sum up, as we have seen during the FrSky Horus X12S Review, this radio transmitter is the top of the line, and is built only with premium components, in addition, thanks to the FrSky operative system, this radio includes many unique features which you won't see in many other radio transmitters, form the trainer system which can be set up in three different ways, to the  MP3 player feature or the SWR warning to protect the internal module when you forget to install the antenna.

 

In addition, the operative system is in continuous development, being possible to update it to the newer versions which are developed periodically, and some of them can include new features to the radio. Whatsmore, to end with this FrSky Horus X12S Review, we can highlight that on the contrary to many of the radios for sale in the market, this transmitter only comes with hall sensors gimbals which are smoother, more precise and more durable compared to standard radio transmitters.