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
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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
  • Video Quality
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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
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
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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
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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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. 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 8k 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
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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)

6. AsiaToy 8 Pack Combo Compatible with DJI Mavic Pro/Platinum Camera Len Propeller Joystick Motor Guar...

User Ratings: 67

Asiatoy First Impressions

"Too bad, So sad."

This is the second Asiatoy Drone I have purchased. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Everything worked well right out of the box. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

  • AsiaToy 8 Pack Combo Compatible with DJI Mavic Pro/Platinum Camera Len Propeller Joystick Motor Guard Protector
  • This 8 in 1 combo includes everything you need during transportation, storage and flight. (Remote Controller are NOT included)
  • Accessories Bundle Combo - 8 Pack Combo : 1 x Camera Guard with Fixed Lens Protector Cover, 1 x Propeller Guard set, 1 x Landing Gear set, 1 x Lens Hood, 1 x Remote Controller Joystick Protector Holder, 1 x Remote Controller Signal Range Extender, 1 x Silicone Motor Cap set (4pcs), 1 x Propeller Clip set (2pcs)
  • Transportation protection: Camera Guard with Fixed Lens Protector Cover, Joystick Protector, Motor Cap, Propeller Clip - These protection accessories can protect your Mavic Pro Camera, Motors, Propellers and remote controller from collision, dust, vibration during transportation.
  • Flight protection: Propeller Guard, Landing Gear, Lens Hood - These protection accessories keep your Mavic Pro away from accident bump into trees, walls or any other obstacles. And aid flight safety, protecting people from spinning propellers. Also it keep your Mavic Pro from dirt, sand and crash damaged since it raises drone.
  • Signal Improvement: Signal Range Extender - Remote Controller Signal Range Extender significantly improves the transmitter and Wi-Fi video connection performance for Mavic Pro in the open area.
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Asiatoy
  • Video Quality
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Asiatoy Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

Highly recommend this drone to you all. This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. I would give it more stars if I could! There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap.

Overall Score
4.5


(11 Points)

7. Contixo F18 Plus 2K FPV RC Drone with camera for adults - 40 Mins Longer Flight Time Quadcopter with...

User Ratings: 68 22

Contixo First Impressions

"As Expected!"

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I could not have made a better purchase. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. We've started a collection of Contixo drones now.

  • Contixo F18 Plus 2K FPV RC Drone with camera for adults - 40 Mins Longer Flight Time Quadcopter with Brushless Motor - beginners drone for kids - 5G WiFi - Follow Me - 2 Module Batteries with Backpack
  • ⭐2K UHD Camera and 5G FPV Transimission - 2K Ultra HD camera (2048*1152P) catches much more details for after-treatment than a 1080P Camera; 120° FOV angle broadens your view; 5G a less-interrupted frequency ensuring more clear and faster image without delay for up to 1500ft away giving you a superior photography experience.
  • ⭐40-Min Flying Time - Enjoy up to 40-minutes of flight time (20+20) from a single charge (two batteries included). With the modular design, it is easy to exchange and safe to charge. It also has basic functions like altitude hold, headless mode, and Tap Fly Function.
  • ⭐Long-life Brushless Motor - The advantages of it over brushed motors are high power to weight ratio, high speed and electronic control. No burn-out due to internal friction and no maintenance required. Besides, it is quite powerful providing a stable flight. The quick-release propellers run smoothly and powerfully with high efficiency.
  • ⭐Safer Flight with GPS - Assisted with GPS location system, locate the position of the F18 drone precisely at any time. If the drone loses signal, in low power or whenever you press the one key return, it will automatically fly back. Indulge yourself in enjoyment without the fear of losing your F18 Drone!
  • ⭐Smart and Powerful Performance - The newly upgraded F18 GPS Drone now has the following GPS features by App Control: Follow Me and Orbit modes. Free your hands to take ideal selfies while drone automatically follows or is orbiting. It can fly in a directed way you draw on the Contixo Drone app while the Waypoint mode is activated.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contixo
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  • Value For Money
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Contixo Final Thoughts

"She enjoys it!"

I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I think the Contixo app will take some getting used to. Not Only Can You Learn On The Contixo . You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer.

Overall Score
4.0


(15 Points)

8. 2 Pack DJI Intelligent Flight Battery Bundle for Mavic Air

DJI eDigitalUSA First Impressions

"It was great."

But u will have an extra one to exchange. Highly recommend this drone to you all. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. But this DJI eDigitalUSA was a complete and total win from the get go.

  • 2 Pack DJI Intelligent Flight Battery Bundle for Mavic Air
  • Bundle Includes 2 DJI Intelligent Flight Batteries for DJI Mavic Air
  • + eDigitalUSA Brush Blower + eDigitalUSA Cleaning Kit + eDigitalUSA Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • Up to 21 Minutes of Flight Time in each Battery
  • 4-LED Capacity Gauge
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI eDigitalUSA
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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DJI eDigitalUSA Final Thoughts

"Comfortable!"

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My DJI eDigitalUSA today. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. But overall, I am very happy with the product. Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

9. Drone with Camera 1080P HD, Real-time Video Feed, Great Drone for Beginners, Quadcopter Drone with A...

TuKIIE First Impressions

"In no time."

Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • Drone with Camera 1080P HD, Real-time Video Feed, Great Drone for Beginners, Quadcopter Drone with Altitude Hold, One-Key Take-Off
  • ✈Upgraded Drones with Camera: The drone with 1080P HD camera and optical altitude hold function, you can take clear Photos/Videos at high altitudes without any flying vibrations. At the same time, you can process your photos into various styles and beauty effects just like shooting with your mobile phone.
  • ✈22 Minutes Long Time Battery Life: Capacity of 1600mAh high performance battery and reaching up to 1.6Km control distance giving you a more extensive flight experience. The drone provides you substantial flight time to enjoy your aerial moment. (come with one battery of drone, Remote Controller batteries are not include)
  • ✈Multifunctional Foldable RC Quadcopter: One Key Take-off and Landing, GPS Way-Point Flight, 360° Point of Interest, Auto Return Home, Altitude Hold, 5G WiFi Transmission, Follow Me and more interesting features waiting for you to explore.
  • ✈Perfect Gift for Kids- Mini Quadcopter Drone with cool and beautiful appearance, give you a better experience in flight. The joy of flying with friends and family deepen the relationship between you and your family, friends.It will be a great gift idea for your kids, friends, family.
  • ✈100% Satisfaction Guarantee: We are committed to providing our customers with high-quality and affordable products, if you have any issue or need any help, please don't hesitate to contact with me.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The TuKIIE
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

TuKIIE Final Thoughts

"Great kit!"

This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up. Seems well built and blades are well protected. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. Not Only Can You Learn On The TuKIIE . Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. DJI Mavic 2 Fly More Kit with Starter Accessory Bundle – Includes: 3X Protective Battery Bag + Lan...

User Ratings: 71 10

DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Highly recommend this drone to you all. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. So no complaints here.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Fly More Kit with Starter Accessory Bundle – Includes: 3X Protective Battery Bag + Landing Gear Extensions/Stabilizers + Lens Hood + Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • For Mavic 2 Pro & Mavic 2 Zoom
  • Turn Batteries into 2x USB Type-A Banks
  • Charge Batteries While Driving or Multiple Batteries in Sequence
  • Low-Noise Design Propellers (2-Pairs)
  • Travel Bag for the Mavic 2 & Accessories
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB
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DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

It came with a sleek remote control. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

Overall Score
4.3


(16 Points)

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