The Blueye Underwater Drones

Blueye X1 | Underwater drone with gripper

One-man portable ROV to interact with the underwater environment. Quick and user-friendly inspection of your assets below the surface.

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One Guest Port
1x Guest Port
Tilt: -30° to +30° mechanical tilt
Camera Tilt
Self- serviceable
Replacable battery: minimum 2 hours and up to 5 hours
Smart Battery 2hrs / 5hrs
Excellent customer support
Excellent support
A safe and fully CE and FCC certified product
Fully certified
Multiple spectators
Multiple spectators Observer App
Depth: 305 m / 1000 feet
Depth 1000 ft
Live Streaming to Microsoft Teams
Live Streaming to MS Teams
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Key Features

Camera tilt
Camera tilt
Tilt the camera up or down for more effective and high-quality inspections.
Powerful LED Lights
Powerful LED Lights
3300 lumen lights allow you to dive in the dark. 90 CRI LEDs ensure excellent colour rendition.
Thin tether
Thin tether
Durable and replaceable tether which creates minimal drag.
Automatic heading and depth
Automatic heading and depth
Ensures for a great underwater experience in rough conditions.
1x Guest port
1x Guest port
One guest port compatible with gripper. Go from inspection to action.
Below 9 kg
Below 9 kg
Suitable for transportation and operatable by one person.
3 knots forward speed
3 knots forward speed
Dive in difficult conditions. Operational in up to 2 knots current.
1000 ft depth rating
1000 ft depth rating
Robust vehicle pressure tested to handle frequent deep dives.
Full HD-camera
Full HD-camera
Record your dive with a wide-angle camera (1080p/30fps).

Controller or touch - your choice

The Blueye App responds to the way you choose to control your ROV, whether that is with a controller or by touch on your iOS or Android device.

Controller or touch - your choice


From inspection to action. Retrieve lost objects, collect samples or deploy equipment with different manipulators.


Share video stream on multiple devices

With the additional Blueye Observer app, you can share your inspections with colleagues as they happen. Once downloaded to your iOS or Android device, simply connect to the drones WiFi network and launch the Blueye Observer app. The live video stream from the underwater drone will appear immediately.

Share video stream on multiple devices

Adjust app settings for your dive

Whether you are performing inspections in deep and dark oceans or in clear waters, the camera is optimized to perform in different and challenging conditions. The Blueye app allows you to control light exposure and camera hue settings. We provide you with the tools to capture high-quality images and videos.

Adjust app settings for your dive
The Blueye X1 ROV package

Custom Package

The Blueye X1 ROV package

Ask for a quote for a X1 ROV package. Based on feedback from our users we recommend professional customers to include their Blueye X1 order with an aluminum Zarges case, reel with 150 meter tether, Blueye High Capacity battery and xbox controller. However, you are free to equip you ROV as you see fit for your usecase. We offer equipment from a wide range of suppliers, and other necessary ROV parts such as tethers come in different lengths.

The Blueye X1 ROV can be equipped with a gripper (with Quick Connect) and you can customise the tether length. Get in touch with us to help you with a customized package that suits your needs.

Prices starting at $12,649 ex.VAT

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Additional Items for X1

Technical Specifications


Ingress protection



485 x 257 x 354 mm (LxWxH)

Weight in air

8.6 kg (with salt water ballast)


ABS enclosures, Aluminium pressure enclosures, Polycarbonate (PC) windows

Guest Port


5V (2.1A shared), BAT (7A), 20V (2A shared)


ETHERNET 10/100Base-T/TX, RS232, USB, I2C, PWM, UART


Mechanical tilt

-30 to +30 °

Vertical field of view

115 °


Exmor R CMOS, 1/2.8 inch

Max image size

1920 x 1080 pixels

Shutter speed

1/30 s – 1/8000 s

Picture max resolution

2M (1920 x 1080)

Picture type


Video resolution

FHD: 1920 x 1080 25/30 Fps, HD: 1280 x 720 25/30 Fps

Video type


Video storage bit-rate

14 MBit/s

SD card

256 GB

LED lights

Luminous flux

3300 Lumen

Colour temperature

5000 K

Colour rendering index (CRI)


Adjustable dimming


Smart Battery: Standard

Nominal Voltage

14.8 V

Nominal Capacity

6500 mAh

Nominal Energy

96.2 Wh

Operating temperature

-10 to +50 °C

Charging temperature

5 to 30 °C

Normal runtime 

Approx. 2 hours

Smart Battery: High Capacity

Nominal Voltage

14.4 V

Nominal Capacity

14750 mAh

Nominal Energy

212.4 Wh

Max discharge

25 A

Max Charge 

5 A

Operating temperature

-10 to +50 °C

Charging temperature

5 to 30 °C

Normal runtime 

Approx. 5 hours



3 axis gyro & accelerometer & magnetometer

Depth sensor

Resolution: 0.2 mbar

Depth sensor operating range

0 to 30 bar

Temperature sensor

+/-4 °C



Up to 300 m

Breaking strength

100 kg

Number of cables

1 twisted pair (copper)


28 AWG



iOS and Android

Download tech specs

Blueye X1 Technical Specifications Sheet

Blueye X1 Technical Specifications Sheet

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0.15 MB
Blueye Robotics AS
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