Editor's Choice - Our Favorite 8k Camera Drones

1. Holy Stone GPS Drone FPV Drones with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Drone for Beginners, RC Qu...

User Ratings: 63 10

Holy Stone First Impressions

"And flies great."

I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • Holy Stone GPS Drone FPV Drones with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Drone for Beginners, RC Quadcopter with GPS Return Home, Follow Me, Altitude Hold and 5Ghz WiFi Transmission Live Video, HS165
  • ⭐Upgraded 1080P HD Camera and Fluent Transmission:The advanced camera with 90° FOV (field of view) lens captures high-quality video and clearer photos. 5Ghz wifi 800ft transmission ensure the high-speed real-time image.
  • ⭐Safer Flight: Equipped with gps,protect your every flight. With just one button,send the drone to return.It can also automatically return home when on low battery or signal loss in GPS mode.No worry about losing it.
  • ⭐Enjoy Your Flight: It will follow you automatically to take photos or videos with "Follow Me Mode".You can even use the app to set circling around an object and plan a desired route.
  • ⭐Foldable Design: HS165 is an foldable and portable drone that is compact and lightweight with the folded size only 10 IN*6.5 IN*2 IN. It's easy to put in backpack.
  • ⭐Easy to Learn: With just one button, it will take off/land or return home.The drone provides altitude hold, headless mode, emergency stop and 2 different speeds functions,super easy for beginners,adults even kids.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"I am blown away!"

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. Really pleased with the Holy Stone performance. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. Great product if you have multiple batteries. The Holy Stone is well built, and the controls work well.

Overall Score
4.2


(619 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated 8k Camera Drones

2. DJI Phantom 4 PRO V2.0 Quadcopter Drone with 1-inch 20MP 4K Camera KIT, 3 Total DJI Batteries, 128 g...

User Ratings: 67 13

DJI DJI phantom 4 pro First Impressions

"Thanks DJI."

Really pleased with the DJI DJI phantom 4 pro performance. We've started a collection of DJI drones now. Really the best 8k Camera Drone for the money! Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! It's also important to take your time with the installation.

  • DJI Phantom 4 PRO V2.0 Quadcopter Drone with 1-inch 20MP 4K Camera KIT, 3 Total DJI Batteries, 128 gb Micro SDXC Card, Reader Must Have Bundle
  • Headless mode: headless mode simplifies flying by elimination to the transmitter, no matter where the quadcopter points, It will follow the forward, left, right and back of the transmitter.
  • One key 360°flips mode: with the latest technology of 6-Axis gyro flying control system, You could press down the roll bottom. Choose the direction button to flip your Mini quad copter. (Leftward, rightward, forward, backward 360°flip)
  • 3D FPV real time transmission: camera equipped with 0. 3MP and the Wi-Fi FPV Video is streamed to an app on your phone where the video is also recorded. Wi-Fi FPV is notoriously difficult to use since there is always a little bit of video delay, This is overcome by including altitude hold with the quadcopter which keeps throttle stable.
  • You can set the quadcopter height control. In this mode, according to the pressure set high flight. Due to its high-precision barometer, UAV has always maintained the same height in the air. Easier to control the pressure set high function.
  • Unique propeller guard setup: the overall design of this quadcopter is pretty nice looking and the most notable feature is how it set up the propeller guards. Rather than wrap around the propellers individually, there is a single plastic frame that protects the props from all sides, The bottom, and the top of the quadcopter.
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro
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DJI DJI phantom 4 pro Final Thoughts

"Excellent frame."

I like the functionality of the DJI DJI phantom 4 pro. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro is a great deal in this price range and quality. The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro is a great deal in this price range and quality. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk.

Overall Score
4.1


(156 Points)

3. SereneLife WiFi FPV Drone with HD Camera and live Video. Headless Mode Quadcopter, Altitude Hold, 1-...

User Ratings: 55 10

SereneLife SLRD42WIFI First Impressions

"She loved it."

Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I would definitely buy this one again! Picture and video quality better than expected. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. I could not have made a better purchase.

  • SereneLife WiFi FPV Drone with HD Camera and live Video. Headless Mode Quadcopter, Altitude Hold, 1-Key Takeoff/Landing, Bonus Battery, Low Voltage Alarm, Custom Route Mode, 15 Minutes Flight Time
  • ★ TAKE HD VIDEOS & PHOTOS - Experience outstanding views at a high altitude up to 650+ ft and take amazing shots and videos in 720p High Definition (1280 x 720 Pixels @ 30fps). You can benefit from this SereneLife Drone as a beginner or expert flying steadily at any field for up to 15 minutes
  • ★ EXCEPTIONAL MANEUVERABILITY - Our Quadcopter exceeds great performance that goes beyond expectations when it comes to actual flight, maneuverability, power and speed. It is equipped with 2.4Ghz wireless controller frequency technology and solid drone remote control one-button operation. You can take videos and photos with WiFi connectivity with REAL-TIME FPV Video Transmission distance of up to 200+ ft
  • ★ HEADLESS MODE FUNCTIONALITY - What makes our drone the BEST choice for beginners and intermediates is our integrated headless mode which allows you to worry less about the drones orientation and direction, this means the direction will be the same as your transmitter.
  • ★ 15 MIN DRONE FLIGHT TIME AND EXTRA BATTERY: Unlike your average camera drones & gadgets, this one has been engineered to stay in the air for extra long 15 minute intervals. The longer flight time and extra battery allows you to see, record & survey more land or scenery for 30 minutes!!!
  • ★ ENJOY THE AERIAL VIEWS OR YOUR MONEY BACK - Our product is backed by 100% Money Back No Questions-Asked Guarantee so you can buy with confidence. If for any reason you’re not happy with your quadcopter, ship it back to us for a replacement or we’ll refund every penny
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SereneLife SLRD42WIFI
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SereneLife SLRD42WIFI Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. It's also important to take your time with the installation. I have to say, I really like this drone.

Overall Score
4.1


(100 Points)

4. Best Choice Products 2.4G FPV RC GPS Quadcopter Drone w/720P HD Cam, Auto Return, Follow Mode, VR He...

User Ratings: 47

Best Choice Products First Impressions

"They work great!"

The safety features are second to none. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. The camera on this thing is awesome. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

  • Best Choice Products 2.4G FPV RC GPS Quadcopter Drone w/720P HD Cam, Auto Return, Follow Mode, VR Headset Compatible
  • FOLLOW MODE & POSITION HOLD: Follows and records at a distance of almost 100ft (30m), and can hold its position with GPS assistance
  • AUTO RETURN: Automatically returns when the signal is weak or when the battery is low, so you never have to worry about losing it
  • REAL-TIME VIEW & 3D VR COMPATIBLE: Watch your flight in live HD and use your smartphone with a VR headset for a realistic flying experience! The camera has a 120-degree wide angle lens and 75 degrees of angle adjustment
  • MULTIFUNCTIONAL APP: Controls recording, GPS functions (auto-return, follow mode), presetting a maximum range/height/speed, and allows for VR viewing, all from a smartphone
  • HEADLESS MODE: Makes flying easier by eliminating the need to keep track of the orientation of the drone; OVERALL DIMENSIONS: 7.75"(L) x 7.75"(W) x 5"(H)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Best Choice Products
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Best Choice Products Final Thoughts

"I'm impressed!"

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. This is our first drone, never used one before. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

5. Mirarobot FPV Mini Drone Racing Tiny Whoop with 720P HD Camera Micro Quadcopter, 8.5mm Motor Powerfu...

User Ratings: 64

Mirarobot First Impressions

"Thanks Mirarobot."

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! I went directly with the high speed. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. I would definitely buy this one again!

  • Mirarobot FPV Mini Drone Racing Tiny Whoop with 720P HD Camera Micro Quadcopter, 8.5mm Motor Powerful, High -Voltage battery, Automatically increase stability BNF Version(with DSMX Receiver)
  • 【Racing Drone】Violent 5.8G FPV flight. With DSMX/FLYSKY/FRSKY/FUTABA Receiver, Different receivers are suitable for different remote controls. Adapt the remote control you already have. Excellent performance on Crossing, Air show.
  • 【HD Top Camera】5.8G 48CH 25mW frequency 600 line resolution, make your world clearer.With VR devices, it's easier to control your drones. And you can record videos and save beautiful times.
  • 【More Cool Function】Pressure/3/6 axis mode automatically switch.Native flight control one key flip. Not only can cross the room and the corridor, but also perform to your friend.
  • 【Special Mode】Built-in barometer, sense flight altitude. Air pressure mode, you can lock the flight altitude of the drone, suitable for FPV and flight show.
  • 【Lasting and powerful】8520 motor provides strong power for violent flight. 3.8V 500mAh high-voltage battery for 6 - 8 minutes flight.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Mirarobot
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Mirarobot Final Thoughts

"Or have a life."

But this Mirarobot was a complete and total win from the get go. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. This arrived earlier than I expected from Mirarobot. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack.

Overall Score
4.6


(3 Points)

6. Holy Stone HS165 GPS FPV Drones with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Drone for Beginners with A...

User Ratings: 90 4

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Fast service."

Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. I can press the button again and continue the flight. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability.

  • Holy Stone HS165 GPS FPV Drones with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Drone for Beginners with Auto Return Home, Follow Me, Circle Fly, Tap Fly, Includes 2 Batteries and Carrying Case
  • GPS RETURN HOME: Do not worry about losing the drone with gps positioning, it can return to home precisely whenever it runs out of power or loses connection in the GPS mode or you press one key return.
  • INTELLIGENT FLIGHT:The drone will follow you automatically with the “Follow Me” feature.You can make it circle around an object and fly along with the path you set. It is more easier to get professional images and suitable for selfie.
  • 1080P HD FPV CAMERA: Ensures a excellent view for recording your unforgettable moment from different angle.
  • DOUBLE FLIGHT TIME: Comes with 2 modular batteries can support 30 mins flight time for you and your family, which makes your flight more exciting and interesting.
  • TRAVEL FRIENDLY: Foldable design with a carrying case allow you to organize your drone and accessories neatly. You can take the drone to anywhere.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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  • Value For Money
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Cool drone."

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. The safety features are second to none. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

Overall Score
4.8


(38 Points)

7. DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Renewed Unit (Renewed)

User Ratings: 64 9

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Very solid."

I think the Amazon Renewed app will take some getting used to. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Amazing 8k Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. I like the functionality of the Amazon Renewed .

  • DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Renewed Unit (Renewed)
  • Camera offers 1080p full HD video recording with fully stabilized 3-axis gimbal and camera takes 12MP still photos.
  • Quadcopter camera drone features 720p HD app-based monitoring with gimbal controls on transmitter.
  • Drone has GPS for enhanced stability and auto-takeoff / auto return feature, as well as vision positioning system for stable indoor flight.
  • Features a vision sensor for indoor flight and offers up to 23 minutes flying time.
  • Compatible with the DJI Pilot app for iOS and Android, which allows live viewing and complete camera control.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Super cool."

Everything worked well right out of the box. I went directly with the high speed. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

Overall Score
4.2


(23 Points)

8. DJI Mavic Mini Two-Way Charging Hub Charger Drone Accessory - Charge 3 Batteries

User Ratings: 80 11

DJI CP.MA.00000141.01 First Impressions

"OEM product."

I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. The DJI CP.MA.00000141.01 is well built, and the controls work well. I can press the button again and continue the flight. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Two-Way Charging Hub Charger Drone Accessory - Charge 3 Batteries
  • Conveniently charge multiple battery packs with the Two-Way Charging Hub for Mavic Mini from DJI.
  • This hub can hold up to three Mavic Mini battery packs and charge them all in sequence. That means that one battery will fully charge, then the next, then the next; until all three are fully charged. If you use MB2-2400mAh-7.2V packs, it will take up to 4.5 hours to charge all three packs, but if you use MB3-1100mAh-7.6V batteries, all three will charge in up to 2.5 hours.
  • Charge Devices with USB Type-A Port
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000141.01
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DJI CP.MA.00000141.01 Final Thoughts

"I'm impressed!"

The safety features are second to none. Not Only Can You Learn On The DJI CP.MA.00000141.01. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. This is a great 8k Camera Drone for the price. The battery is very easy to replace.

Overall Score
4.5


(26 Points)

9. UKSAT WiFi FPV Drone,E68 Drone Hd Wide Angle Equipped with a 720P/1080P/4K HD Camera Gesture Control...

UKSAT First Impressions

"Very satisfied!"

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

  • UKSAT WiFi FPV Drone,E68 Drone Hd Wide Angle Equipped with a 720P/1080P/4K HD Camera Gesture Control RC Quadcopter with Altitude Hold,Gravity Sensor,RTF One Key Take Off/Landing
  • Easy Control:Anti-interference uses 2.4GHz technology. headless mode,no need to adjust the aircraft position before flight.Six-axis gyroscope for more stable flight and easy control. With a one-button return function, you can easily find your way home.
  • With wifi Function:you can connect to APP, APK system to take photos,video,and transfer images in real time through mobile phone camera.Has a high hold mode function to provide stable flight, features gestures to take photos. music editing
  • Wide Angle Camear Photo/Video:Equipped with a 720P/1080P/4K wide-angle camera for a wide range of high-definition pictures and videos.
  • Foldable Arm:With a foldable arm,it is small and easy to carry,USB Charging, easy to operate.
  • Equipped with a 720P/1080P/4K wide-angle camera for a wide range of high-definition pictures and videos.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The UKSAT
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UKSAT Final Thoughts

"Or have a life."

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. FOXEER Wildfire 5.8G Goggle Dual Receiver - Black

FOXEER First Impressions

"Charges well."

I plan to research other drone accessories built by FOXEER. I would definitely buy this one again! Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. The FOXEER is a great deal in this price range and quality.

  • FOXEER Wildfire 5.8G Goggle Dual Receiver - Black
  • FOXEER
  • MR1622-Black
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FOXEER
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FOXEER Final Thoughts

"Takes practice."

But once I put it together it worked like a charm. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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