Editor's Choice - Our Favorite 35mm Camera Drones

1. ScharkSpark Drone with 720 HD Adjustable Camera Detachable WiFi FPV Live Video RC Quadcopter with Al...

User Ratings: 66 7

ScharkSpark First Impressions

"Works fantastic."

The ScharkSpark is well built, and the controls work well. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. I plan to research other drone accessories built by ScharkSpark. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this!

  • ScharkSpark Drone with 720 HD Adjustable Camera Detachable WiFi FPV Live Video RC Quadcopter with Altitude Hold, One Key Take Off/Landing, Headless Mode, Gravity Sensor
  • ✈ WiFi FPV Drone with 720P HD Adjustable Camera:The camera drone is equipped with an adjustable 720P HD camera, which captures high definition video and clear aerial photos. The Wi-Fi real-time transmission FPV system can connect your phone with the drone and the view will be shown directly on your phone, accurately capture photos and record videos for extraordinary moments.
  • ✈ Detachable & DIY Drone: Detachable drone with all parts like fuselage, motors ,blades, protection cover, landing gear and camera. While learning the structure of the quadcopter, you can also enjoy connecting the pieces and the success of completing the work!
  • ✈ Easy to Carry & Replaceable Arm : The small fuselage containing carrying bag and detachable design, let you travel light, enjoy the flight fun. The drone arm is replaceable, when the motor or drone arm is broken, you don't need to worry about the drone not performing anymore. Just replace the drone arm and it can fly again.
  • ✈ Altitude Hold: High-precision orientation sensors steadily help the drone with camera for a steadier flight. You can accurately lock the height and location, stable hover and capture video or photos from any angle shooting, making the experience very easy and convenient. More clear photos and videos could be easily obtained.
  • ✈ Customer Service: ScharkSpark drone comes with an assurance of 3-year extended warranty. Maybe this is your first drone of aerial. So whether you have questions about our features or general maintenance and repairs. Feel free to contact us and we are always at your side. Our dedicated customer service representatives will solve your flying problem in time.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ScharkSpark
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

ScharkSpark Final Thoughts

"Recommended."

The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. I have some really cool ideas for them. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. The durability of this ScharkSpark is ridiculous. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

Overall Score
4.2


(23 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated 35mm Camera Drones

2. DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo Drone - Quadcopter with 64gb SD Card - 4K Professional Camera Gimbal ...

User Ratings: 62 14

DJI First Impressions

"Just my imagination."

The camera on this thing is awesome. Everything worked well right out of the box. The liability insurance is worth it. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo Drone - Quadcopter with 64gb SD Card - 4K Professional Camera Gimbal – 4 Battery Bundle - Kit - with Must Have Accessories (Onyx Black)
  • The ultraportable Mavic Air features high-end flight performance and functionality for limitless exploration.
  • The portable Mavic Air houses a 3-axis mechanical gimbal with an angular vibration range reduced to 0.005° and is equipped with dampeners that help ensure steady shooting
  • The Mavic Air can shoot 4K video at 30 fps and record footage at 100 Mb/s
  • The Mavic Air's onboard camera integrates a 1/2.3" 12MP CMOS sensor and an f/2.8 lens with a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 24mm to shoot high-quality photos and videos
  • You are getting a complete bundle here so you dont need to add anything to your flying experience
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Super fun!"

It's well designed and self protected. This is the second DJI Drone I have purchased. Really pleased with the DJI performance. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot.

Overall Score
4.2


(20 Points)

3. fosa FPV Monitor 5.8GHz 40Channels 7Inch LCD Monitor/Display Screen Receiver Monitor for FPV Drone Q...

User Ratings: 70

fosa First Impressions

"So much to do."

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. This is our first drone that uses GPS. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It is super responsive and performs well.

  • fosa FPV Monitor 5.8GHz 40Channels 7Inch LCD Monitor/Display Screen Receiver Monitor for FPV Drone Quadcopter with Wireless Receiver 140/120 Degree
  • Built-in dual receiver automatically for best reception automatic antenna switching
  • Can receive 2 different channels at the same time.5 bands and total 40 Channels.Built-in battery, easy to carry for outdoor use
  • With stable performance and clear image quality. A key to automatic signal search, simple and easy to operate. Small size and lightweight, a simple and effective accessory for FPV drone.
  • Note:Please rest assured to buy without worrying about the plug adaption. We will provide an adapter for you according to different country standard and ensure its normal use.
  • Note:If the device is not used for a long time, please charged once every four months in order to protect the battery. we offer 1 year warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The fosa
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  • Value For Money
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fosa Final Thoughts

"Well made."

The fosa is a great deal in this price range and quality. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards.

Overall Score
4.6


(18 Points)

4. Spark Remote Controller GL100A Part - Main Circuit Board, Use for DJI Spark, OEM

RotorLogic GL300L main board First Impressions

"Camera is great!"

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. The controls have zero noticeable lag. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Really the best 35mm Camera Drone for the money!

  • Spark Remote Controller GL100A Part - Main Circuit Board, Use for DJI Spark, OEM
  • Original OEM Remote Controller GL300L Main Board
  • Brane New Replacement Part - Never Installed
  • Authorized DJI USA Dealer
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RotorLogic GL300L main board
  • Video Quality
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RotorLogic GL300L main board Final Thoughts

"Unbelievable!"

Picture and video quality better than expected. Seems well built and blades are well protected. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Highly recommend this drone to you all. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. Goolsky L100 Drone 1080P 5G WiFi FPV Wide-Angle Camera 6-axis GPS RC Drone Auto Follow RC Hexacopter...

Goolsky First Impressions

"Good for flight."

I think Goolsky definitely has a potential winner here. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. Seems well built and blades are well protected. This is the second Goolsky Drone I have purchased.

  • Goolsky L100 Drone 1080P 5G WiFi FPV Wide-Angle Camera 6-axis GPS RC Drone Auto Follow RC Hexacopter for Adults Kids
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Goolsky
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Goolsky Final Thoughts

"Great skin!"

Really pleased with the Goolsky performance. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

6. US Army Stunt Drone+ with Aerial Assistance+Auto Land+Auto Take Off+360 Degree Flips+LED Lights+Head...

User Ratings: 52

US Army USA-101 First Impressions

"AND ITS AMAZING!"

Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. I love this 35mm Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! I think the US Army app will take some getting used to. This US Army USA-101 takes the cake with utility and functionality.

  • US Army Stunt Drone+ with Aerial Assistance+Auto Land+Auto Take Off+360 Degree Flips+LED Lights+Headless Mode+Long Flying Time+ Spare Set of Propellers + Great Drone for Beginner and Expert Pilots
  • AERIAL ASSISTANCE: Equipped With Auto Take-OFF/ Auto Hover / Auto Land Making It A Very Easy Drone To Fly
  • LONG RANGE: Control Your Drone Up To 300 Feet Away
  • NO FAA REGISTRATION: Drone Weighs Less Than 0.55lbs So It Does Not Require FAA Registration
  • STUNTS & FLIPS: Perform 360 Degree Flips Mid-Air With The Push Of A Button
  • SUPER BRIGHT LED LIGHTS: Making The Drone Easy To Fly At Night
  • LONG FLIGHT TIME: Fly Up To 10 Minutes On A Single Charge Or Buy Additional Batteries To Double Flying Time ( Compatible With All 3.7V Lipo Batteries 500MAH)
  • BONUS: Comes With A Free Set Of Propellers
  • SATISFACTION GUARANTEE: If For Any Reason You Are Not 100% Satisfied With Your Purchase Please Contact Us Directly And We Will Resolve Any Issue You Are Having
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The US Army USA-101
  • Video Quality
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US Army USA-101 Final Thoughts

"Good sign."

This is a great 35mm Camera Drone for the price. I love this 35mm Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! When powered on the blue lights are stunning. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one.

Overall Score
4.0


(6 Points)

7. YOUDirect Upgraded SJRC F11 PRO GPS Drone 4K Photo 2K Video Foldable 1080P Camera RC Quadcopter with...

YOUDirect First Impressions

"As Expected!"

They made it right by sending a replacement. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. I think the YOUDirect app will take some getting used to. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • YOUDirect Upgraded SJRC F11 PRO GPS Drone 4K Photo 2K Video Foldable 1080P Camera RC Quadcopter with iOS Android App Control 5G WiFi FPV One-Key RTH Headless Follow Me 3D Visual (F11 Pro + 2 Battery)
  • Powerful Performance: Wifi FPV, Adjustable 1080P camera, GPS auto return, iOS Android App control, Follow me, Headless mode, Altitude mode, User-defined flight plan, track flight, Hand gesture shooting, photo/video share, one key takeoff/landing, point of interest, way point flight, 3D VR functional experience, 4 bright LED lights.
  • Folding Design and Adjustable Camera: The foldable drone makes it launch easily and quickly, no need worry about missing beautiful view because of spending time to install a drone. Adjustable 1080P 5G Wi-Fi HD camera, 120 degree wide-angle scene shot and 90 degree camera angle, allows you to take photos, Bird's Eye View or record live video with First Person View (FPV) at any angle you want, it yields up to 800 feet FPV distance, switch photo or video mode smartly by hand gesture (paper
  • Long Flight Time: One 2500mAh Li-polymer battery offers 25minutes super long flight time, The package comes with 2pcs batteries,extends your flight time to 50mins, more flying experiences will be gained.
  • GPS Positioning: GPS function provides you accurate position of your drone, with the function return-to-home (RTH), the drone will automatically return to home precisely when in low battery or weak signal, no more worry about the drone will lose.
  • Real-time App Control: Compatible with IOS 8.0/ Android 4.4, the App of SJRC F11 drone can display real-time data, including electricity, altitude, distance, flight record, take photo or video then one key share, switch to VR split screen and enjoy attractive 3D visual.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The YOUDirect
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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YOUDirect Final Thoughts

"Work's perfectly."

I have some really cool ideas for them. The YOUDirect is well built, and the controls work well. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. The durability of this YOUDirect is ridiculous. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch ...

Flysight First Impressions

"Well made."

So no complaints here. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. This arrived earlier than I expected from Flysight. Flysight had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch 960 x 240 HD Wearable Display Screen Watch for DIY RC Camera Helicopter Quadcopter Drone Airplane
  • 【Perfect Accessory】: Wearable receiver watch, can be used as a monitor watch to view pin hole camera transmitting on 5.8 Ghz super convenient for using and looks really cool
  • 【High Definition】: With 960*240 resolution and 2 inch LCD display, good enough to read the data on the screen
  • 【No Wait】: Achieve real-time sharing of aerial video images, interactive, high playability, suitable for parent-child interaction
  • 【Stable Performance】 : Built-in 3dBi copper tube 5.8G antenna, the transmission distance is far, Image transmission zero time delay
  • 【Power by 】: Built in 500MAH lithium battery, with USB charging line, convenient charging, use time of up to 100 minutes
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Flysight
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Flysight Final Thoughts

"Almost forgot."

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. The battery is very easy to replace. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. I was very excited to receive this Flysight .

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

9. Holy Stone HS110D FPV RC Drone with HD Camera 120° Wide-Angle 720P Live Video WiFi Quadcopter with ...

User Ratings: 62 10

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Good fly time."

I have some really cool ideas for them. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction.

  • Holy Stone HS110D FPV RC Drone with HD Camera 120° Wide-Angle 720P Live Video WiFi Quadcopter with Altitude Hold Headless Mode 3D Flips RTF with 4G TF Card, Color Black
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"I am impressed!"

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. The Holy Stone is a great deal in this price range and quality. This Holy Stone takes the cake with utility and functionality. Besides that though its a great little drone. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator.

Overall Score
4.2


(61 Points)

10. CASEMATIX Rugged FPV Racing Drone Customizable Case - Protects Emax Nighthawk Pro 280 FPV Racing Qua...

User Ratings: 47

CASEMATIX ADV17-EMAXNDRONE First Impressions

"Other than that."

Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. I was very excited to receive this CASEMATIX ADV17-EMAXNDRONE. It's also important to take your time with the installation. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

  • CASEMATIX Rugged FPV Racing Drone Customizable Case - Protects Emax Nighthawk Pro 280 FPV Racing Quadcopter, Batteries, Propellers, Antennae and More Compact Accessories
  • Rugged protective case for FPV 250 racing drones and accessories such as batteries, extra props , small goggles and accessories
  • Depending on how you store your drone body (props on or brush guards on) determines the amount of space you have left to design compartments for accessories. May not fit remote.
  • Middle Diced Foam layer of this case has an area that is customizable within 14” X 10.75” X 4”. Please measure Your drone and accessories to determine if you can fit everything desired
  • Ideal for Travel With Super Durable Exterior and built in carrying handle. Keep your Mini Racing Drone and Accessories Organized and Secure
  • Additional features include: 4 standard-sized padlock rings, stackable design for multi-case storage, highly durable hinges, MADE in the USA - Includes CASEMATIX warranty and easy-close latches
  • Editor's Impressions Of The CASEMATIX ADV17-EMAXNDRONE
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CASEMATIX ADV17-EMAXNDRONE Final Thoughts

"It was great."

This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. This is our first drone that uses GPS.

Overall Score
4.2


(6 Points)

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