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. Drone Hangar Pelican Case for Skydio 2 Drone with Pro Kit Accessories

Drone Hangar First Impressions

"Great kit!"

I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one.

  • Drone Hangar Pelican Case for Skydio 2 Drone with Pro Kit Accessories
  • Authentic Pelican Storm Case
  • High quality water-jet sculpted foam interior
  • Custom fit for Skydio 2 Drone with Pro Kit Accessories
  • Custom cutouts fit: Skydio 2 Drone, Controller, Tablet Mount for Controller, Beacon, 4 Batteries, Dual Charger, and Spare Props
  • Additional accessory area (Cables, Lens Filters, SD Cards, Wall Plug, etc.)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Drone Hangar
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Drone Hangar Final Thoughts

"Works fantastic."

Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. They made it right by sending a replacement. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I love this 8k Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. UDI RC Discovery 2.4GHz 4 CH 6 Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter with HD Camera RTF

User Ratings: 57 7

DAYANCube RC-4 First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

It seems to do just about everything. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. Highly recommend this drone to you all. The DAYANCube RC-4 is a great deal in this price range and quality.

  • UDI RC Discovery 2.4GHz 4 CH 6 Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter with HD Camera RTF
  • Upgraded version with HD Camera 1280 * 720 (at 30 frames per second) lets you take HD movies and photos from the sky!
  • 6 AXIS GYRO with posture control - Integrated design guarantee the precise positioning of the aircraft.
  • 4 CHANNEL function provide stable flying and easy operation. Beginner and Expert modes. Do incredible 3D flips and rolls with just the push of a button!
  • High Capacity Battery And Strong Power Motors Enable The Helicopter To Fly Much Longer And More Efficiently.
  • Charging Time is about 120 minutes, while Flight Duration is about 7-9 minutes; Remote Distance is up to 30m.
  • Batteries: Lithium Metal batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DAYANCube RC-4
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DAYANCube RC-4 Final Thoughts

"Great job!"

Besides that though its a great little drone. So no complaints here. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. It seems to do just about everything.

Overall Score
4.1


(249 Points)

7. SYMA X22W Mini Drone with Camera Live Video FPV Pocket Drone for Kids and Beginners, RC Quadcopter w...

User Ratings: 74 7

SYMA Mini Drone with Camera First Impressions

"For example."

Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. I would give it more stars if I could! Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

  • SYMA X22W Mini Drone with Camera Live Video FPV Pocket Drone for Kids and Beginners, RC Quadcopter with App Control, Altitude Hold, 3D Flips, Headless Mode and Bonus Battery, Red
  • USER-FRIENDLY : SYMA X22W drone is user-friendly. Just press a button and it will take off or land. Headless mode, real-time live video and the fascinating 360° flips & rolls function is convenient for beginners.
  • POWERFUL & SAFE : Protective propeller guards ensure a safe flight. High quality ABS material to free your worries of a sudden shock or drop. Two modular batteries ensure a safer and longer flight.
  • STABLE & TRACEABLE : The altitude hold function ensures a stable hover in the air at a specific altitude. Thanks to this feature, great aerial pictures and videos are possible. The trajectory flight function is the latest technology, and by drawing a flight route on your smartphone, a drone will fly accordingly. Pure pleasure is waiting.
  • GRAVITY SENSOR CONTROL : The built-in G-sensor is designed to control the drone by adjusting the vertical and horizontal position of the smartphone via the SYMA FLY or SYMA GO APP downloadable on iOS and Android phone.
  • IMPRESSIVE GIFT : You can buy it as a gift to your friends, family with the good price and best quality, and SYMA offer 12 months worry-free warranty and 24 hours after-sales service, we will reply soon if you have any question to contact us.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SYMA Mini Drone with Camera
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SYMA Mini Drone with Camera Final Thoughts

"Lesson learned."

The controls are easy to master and intuitive. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My SYMA Mini Drone with Camera today. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
4.5


(222 Points)

8. Drone with Camera for Adults, Potensic D18, 1080P Live Video FPV WiFi Drone, Foldable Portable Quadc...

User Ratings: 66 4

Potensic First Impressions

"For example."

I can press the button again and continue the flight. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. I like the functionality of the Potensic . Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. The durability of this Potensic is ridiculous.

  • Drone with Camera for Adults, Potensic D18, 1080P Live Video FPV WiFi Drone, Foldable Portable Quadcopter with Double Batteries, 16-20 Min, Optical Flow, Anti-Collision RC Drone for Beginner and Kids
  • [Folding Design and Easy to Control]: Foldable arms design, convenient to bring it outdoors. One-key taking off or landing, altitude hold and headless mode make the drone is simple to operate. Great for beginners and photographers.
  • [Optical Flow Positioning]: Optical flow is a special function that allows the drone to hold its position without a pilot operating the remote control then makes flying drone always follow the pilot.
  • [WiFi Real-time 1080P Image Transmission]: Equipped with HD 1080P WiFi camera, the D18 records real-time video without delay. Ideal selfie drone for shooting you from the air, taking pictures of you wherever you go.
  • [Dual Batteries]: Two detachable high capacity batteries, convenient to plug-in and install, which gives the drone max up to 20 min(10+10 min). They extend your flight experience. Along with a overshoot protection USB charging cable.
  • [Safety Ensured Fligh]t: D18 featured with self-protection function, when it flies over the remote control range or low battery, the aircraft will enter a self-protection state, automatically slowly descend, thus you don’t worry losing your drone.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

I like the functionality of the Potensic . This arrived earlier than I expected from Potensic. I went directly with the high speed. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

Overall Score
4.3


(37 Points)

9. Dongdongole WiFi RC Smart Drone Helicopter Quadcopter Aircraft Toy Drone Camera with Altitude Hold H...

Dongdongole First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

I would give it more stars if I could! It came with a sleek remote control. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. I think the Dongdongole app will take some getting used to.

  • Dongdongole WiFi RC Smart Drone Helicopter Quadcopter Aircraft Toy Drone Camera with Altitude Hold Headless Mode
  • Wide-angle HD Camera: This high-quality camera captures memorable moments. See the world through the eyes of a bird on your phone. Wi-Fi real-time transmission, can connect to your phone with the drone and the view will be shown directly on your phone
  • Altitude Hold: It allows the RC quadcopter to suspend in mid-air even with your hands off the joystick, for hands-free hovering. Easy, stable flight experience makes this a perfect drone for beginners, kids, starters, newbies, etc.
  • Multi-function: Real-time picture transfer. Controllable Led Light. 4 channels, up and down, forward and backward, left and right turns, sideways flight, 360 degree everted. Gravity sensing control
  • User Friendly: RC drone is user-friendly. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos. Headless mode eliminates need to adjust aircraft position before flight & improves learning curve. One key return, after flying the drone for a long time, you can relax a little bit by using this function to make it return to the home point
  • Package Content1: 1 x Aircraft/Package Content2: 1 x Camera. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by click the "contact buyer" button in your orders, all the emails will be replied in 24 hours
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Dongdongole
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Dongdongole Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

This is our first drone, never used one before. I have some really cool ideas for them. It came with a sleek remote control. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. I would give it more stars if I could!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. RotorLogic DJI Part 19 +3.0D Goggles Corrective Lenses, 1 Pair

User Ratings: 66 13

DJI GOGGLES First Impressions

"Fast delivery."

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. It's also important to take your time with the installation. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Not Only Can You Learn On The DJI GOGGLES. This arrived earlier than I expected from DJI.

  • RotorLogic DJI Part 19 +3.0D Goggles Corrective Lenses, 1 Pair
  • Original DJI Part - Goggles Corrective Lenses, 1 Pair
  • Brand new in original DJI box
  • Sold by authorized US dealer
  • DJI USA Warranty
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI GOGGLES
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DJI GOGGLES Final Thoughts

"This is Fun!"

The battery is very easy to replace. Picture and video quality better than expected. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. I could not have made a better purchase. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

Overall Score
4.1


(7 Points)

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