Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Contixo Camera Drones

1. Contixo F22 Plus Foldable GPS Drone with Camera for Adults - 40 Mins Max Flight Time - 1080p HD FPV ...

User Ratings: 68 11

Contixo First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. I like the functionality of the Contixo . But once I put it together it worked like a charm. It is super responsive and performs well.

  • Contixo F22 Plus Foldable GPS Drone with Camera for Adults - 40 Mins Max Flight Time - 1080p HD FPV Gimbal Quadcopter - Multiple GPS Functions for all experience levels - 2 Batteries and Carrying Case
  • ✔ GPS ASSISTED FLIGHT WITH TONS OF FEATURES: With GPS location, the drone can hover stably and automatically return to Home precisely when its battery is low or the signal is lost. Shoot with ease when using the follow Me, Orbit Mode or just set the drone to fly in a circle along the path you set. Also it includes Selfie Mode /Gesture Control, Headless Mode, Auto Hover, First Person View, 1-Key Takeoff/ Landing.
  • ✔ BUILT-IN ADJUSTABLE WIDE-ANGLE 1080P HD WiFi CAMERA - Be the Videographer, the Contixo F22 drone allows you to both take pictures or record live video. Edit and upload your videos clips to Social Media using your iphone or ipad. Use our free downloadable app to fly and operate your F22 RC Remote.
  • ✔ PRE-ASSEMBLED GPS FOLDABLE DRONE WITH COMPACT DESIGN – The Contixo F22 comes ready to fly right out the box. No need to put the drone together! It's a small, compact, foldable drone with a super portable design that makes it fun and easy to take everywhere you go, The Popular F22 is one of the Best Drones for Adults and for kids alike.
  • ✔ CUSTOM STORAGE CASE INCLUDED- The exclusive carrying case made specifically for the Contixo F22 Drone, allows you to safely store and transport your Foldable GPS Drone. Never worry about removing the propellers or taking your new hobby apart. This carrying case makes it safe and convenient to transport your unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) everywhere!
  • ✔ VIDEO TRANSMISSION WITH A WIFI RANGE OF 750 FEET. The Contixo F22 Drone provides video transmission within a range of up to 750 feet. You can capture Pictures and Videos while flying for up to 15 minutes allowing you to fly farther. Get still images and stream Live HD footage and then upload it to social media from your iPhone or iPad. The video clips are automatically saved to the Micro SD card in 1080P Quality.
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contixo
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Contixo Final Thoughts

"Easy to fly."

It's well designed and self protected. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. It seems to do just about everything. But this Contixo was a complete and total win from the get go. It is really easy to use for me and my kids.

Overall Score
4.2


(777 Points)

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2. Contixo F20 GPS RC Quadcopter Photography Drone with Camera for Adults - 5GHz WiFi 1080P FHD Gimbal ...

User Ratings: 77 8

Contixo First Impressions

"Very durable."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I think the Contixo app will take some getting used to. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. It's also important to take your time with the installation.

  • Contixo F20 GPS RC Quadcopter Photography Drone with Camera for Adults - 5GHz WiFi 1080P FHD Gimbal Camera - 20 Minutes Flight Time - 4 Brushless Motors with 90° Adjustable Camera for Advanced Selfie
  • ✅ ADVANCED FEATURES FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE - Includes Follow Me, Automatic Hovering (Auto Hover) / Altitude Hold, First Person View (FPV), 1-Key Takeoff & Landing / Auto Return, TapFly (Fly by Tapping via Smartphone & App), Point of Interest (360° Following Rotation, Auto Hover in Circular Rotation), Fail-Safe Return To Home, & More!
  • ✅ BUILT-IN INTEGRATED 1080P HD WiFi CAMERA - Allows you to both take photos or record live video. Use your smartphone and the free downloadable app to fly and operate your Contixo F20 RC Remote & App Controlled drone, live stream video during flight for First Person View (FPV), Bird's Eye View, etc. Comes with adjustable 5.8 GHz 1080P 30fps Wi-Fi HD camera (300m, approx 1000 ft FPV distance).
  • ✅ PRE-ASSEMBLED & COMPACT DESIGN - No need to assemble or put together the drone. It is ready to fly right out of the box. The small, compact, and extremely portable design makes it fun to take it anywhere and everywhere you go.
  • ✅ INCLUDES CUSTOM STORAGE CARRYING CASE - Made for the Contixo F20 RC quadcopter drone, this exclusive carrying case allows you to safely store and transport your new hobby toy. Never worry about removing and/or uninstalling the propellers or disassembling the drone again. This carrying case makes it safe and very convenient to carry your flying RC vehicle around.
  • ✅ US-BASED CUSTOMER SERVICE & TECHNICAL SUPPORT - Should you ever run into any problems or need assistance, we are here to help! We offer 24/7 e-mail support and are available for phone calls Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 am - 5 pm PST. Providing outstanding customer service is our number one priority. Includes 1-Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty against defects.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contixo
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Contixo Final Thoughts

"Cool case."

The safety features are second to none. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. The Contixo is well built, and the controls work well. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. This is the second Contixo Drone I have purchased.

Overall Score
4.4


(210 Points)

3. 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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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)

4. DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Onyx Black

User Ratings: 79 9

DJI CP.PT.00000130.01 First Impressions

"Cool drone."

This drone is very easy to fly, very stable. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. Highly recommend this drone to you all. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set.

  • DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Onyx Black
  • 32.0MP sphere panoramas - In addition to horizontal, vertical, and 180° panoramas, Mavic Air stitches 25 photos together in just eight seconds to create crystal clear 32.0MP sphere panoramas.
  • Lightweight and compact foldable design - You can take it anywhere with you.
  • Supports 4K video at 30 fps - The 12.0MP camera with Adobe DNG RAW support is ready to shoot. The three-axis gimbal is capable of stabilizing the camera even during high-speed motion for smooth video and sharp photos.
  • Control your drone from up to 6562' away - The Mavic Air Intelligent Flight lithium battery provides up to 21 minutes of flight time per charge.
  • Dedicated remote controller- Features a foldable, low-profile, ergonomic design to hold your smartphone for maximum convenience. The detachable control sticks store inside the remote controller to pack more comfortably on the go.
  • Fly by phone - Set up tracking to shoot a friend, or head skywards for a quick flight using your smartphone instead of controller.
  • Share with your friends - Shoot an incredible scene and edit it with just a few taps in the DJI GO editor, and share it instantly for everyone to see.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.PT.00000130.01
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DJI CP.PT.00000130.01 Final Thoughts

"He loves it!"

It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It's well designed and self protected. Great product if you have multiple batteries. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. It came with a sleek remote control.

Overall Score
4.4


(622 Points)

5. Potensic D50, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV Live Video Quadcopter for beginner, GPS...

User Ratings: 60 9

Potensic First Impressions

"He had a blast."

Amazing Contixo Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Amazing Contixo Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. I've crashed my Potensic hundreds of times. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. The liability insurance is worth it.

  • Potensic D50, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV Live Video Quadcopter for beginner, GPS Return Home, Follow Me, Long Range Control drone , 5G WiFi Transmission, Great Gift-White
  • Advanced 5G wifi : upgraded 5.0G hz Wi-Fi transmission enables you to enjoy fluent and clearer live video without video lag or delay.( please make sure your cellphone can support 5G wifi transmission)
  • Dual GPS&RTH : Dual GPS positioning locate your drone more accurately and fly more stable. One key Return-to-Home function enables the camera drone automatically return when battery low/ signal weak/ out of range.
  • 1080P Camera: Capture the amazing view and record your happy moment. Note: 1080P content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • Follow Me mode: automatically follow and capture you wherever you move when flying the drone.
  • Draw the DOT: simple drone dots on screen, The Potensic drone D50 will move as schedule while keeping its altitude locked.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. But this Potensic was a complete and total win from the get go. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min.

Overall Score
4.1


(290 Points)

6. [Upgraded Big Size] DROCON Drone with Camera,720P 120°FOV FPV Real-time Video, Quadcopter Designed ...

User Ratings: 69 4

DROCON First Impressions

"I am happy I did."

So no complaints here. This is the second DROCON Drone I have purchased. It seems to do just about everything. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

  • [Upgraded Big Size] DROCON Drone with Camera,720P 120°FOV FPV Real-time Video, Quadcopter Designed for Beginners with a 15-min Flight Time Modular Battery, Altitude Hold, 4GB TF Card Included
  • ✈Wi-Fi FPV REAL-TIME TRANSMISSION✈: Let the drone be your eyes as you take to the skies in total control. You’ll get a high-definition aerial view of your flight direct to your mobile device. Then, be the envy of your friends as you share these pictures and video on social media.
  • ✈120° WIDE-ANGLE 720P HD CAMERA✈: The sky’s the limit and you can view it all through the 120-degree wide-angle lens. This camera restores true color and provides a wonderful panoramic view. It’s great for traveling, parties and sports events.
  • ✈ALTITUDE HOLD MODE✈: Equipped with an advanced barometer to perform altitude hold and obtain stable flight. Beginners need not fear and can be immediately take-off with confidence, all while capturing stunning HD pictures to share with your family.
  • ✈15 MINS FLYING TIME✈: Unlike most other drones that last for just 5-8 minutes, our Traveler drone utilizes hollow cup motor conversion technology which uses less energy than conventional drone motors. This, plus the extra long-life battery gives you a flying time of up to 15 mins. Chocks away!
  • ✈FUNCTIONS FOR EASY CONTROL✈: The one-key take-off and landing feature of this drone makes it an excellent choice for novices or children. Additional features that make it great for those new to drone flying include; headless mode, emergency stop, low power & out-of-range alarms.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DROCON
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DROCON Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

Overall Score
4.5


(267 Points)

7. Holy Stone HS160 Pro Foldable Drone with 1080p HD WiFi Camera for Adults and Kids, Wide Angle FPV Li...

User Ratings: 74

Holy Stone First Impressions

"I like that."

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. Besides that though its a great little drone. They made it right by sending a replacement. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • Holy Stone HS160 Pro Foldable Drone with 1080p HD WiFi Camera for Adults and Kids, Wide Angle FPV Live Video, App Control, Gesture Selfie, Tap Fly, Optical Flow, Altitude Hold and 2 Batteries
  • 1080P FHD 110° Wide-Angle Camera: Captures higher resolution photos and videos (1920 X 1080P), from FPV perspective, you can see what your drone sees, enjoy a smooth live video streaming.
  • Efficient and Considerate: HS160 Pro provides perfect solution for indoor and outdoor entertainment, foldable and lightweight makes it exceptionally easy to carry; come with 2 powerful batteries provide up to 24 mins immersive flight
  • Intelligent and Fun: Gesture Selfie makes selfie so easy, simply rise your hand or pose V sign, the drone will take photos for you; Tap a path on phone screen, and the drone will automatically fly along.
  • Friendly to Kids and Beginners : HS160Pro has multiple functions for easier control, Altitude Hold, Optical Flow, Headless Mode and One Key Start /Landing functions, allow to you fly the drone with a simple tap.
  • Gravity Control and APP Control take the drone under control by the way you swing smartphone or adjusting the joysticks on screen; Voice Control: simple speak the voice commands like “take off", "landing", "left", "forward", "backward" to fly the drone.
  • Batteries: 2 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

"An easy 5 stars."

It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. I like the functionality of the Holy Stone . Seems well built and blades are well protected. They made it right by sending a replacement.

Overall Score
4.7


(9 Points)

8. SkyCo Rc Quadcopter with 2MP Video Camera,4 Ch 2.4ghz 6-gyro, Remote Control Drone Equipted with Hea...

User Ratings: 49

SkyCo First Impressions

"Fast delivery."

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. I've crashed my SkyCo hundreds of times. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button.

  • SkyCo Rc Quadcopter with 2MP Video Camera,4 Ch 2.4ghz 6-gyro, Remote Control Drone Equipted with Headless System Drones Quadcopters
  • Stabile Flight Characteristics
  • Easy to Fly
  • Great for Beginners
  • Battery Type: Lithium Ion (LiLO Battery)
  • Motor Type: Brushed
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SkyCo
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SkyCo Final Thoughts

"Great Contixo Camera Drone!"

It came with a sleek remote control. I could not have made a better purchase. This arrived earlier than I expected from SkyCo. I have to say, I really like this drone. Amazing Contixo Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall.

Overall Score
4.0


(2 Points)

9. RunCam FPV Camera Phoenix Oscar Edition 1000tvl Super 120dB WDR 2.5mm Lens Mini FPV Camera Support O...

User Ratings: 55 16

Crazepony Phoenix Oscar Edition First Impressions

"They work great!"

Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. I've crashed my Crazepony Phoenix Oscar Edition hundreds of times. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. I have to say, I really like this drone.

  • RunCam FPV Camera Phoenix Oscar Edition 1000tvl Super 120dB WDR 2.5mm Lens Mini FPV Camera Support OSD FC Control PAL NTSC Switchable for RC FPV Racing Drone Quadcopter
  • This is a micro FPV camera with full size M12 lens designed for day time flying which Oscarliang helped develop.
  • Excellent 1000TVL mini FPV camera with super 120dB WDR, the image quality is absolutely stunning!
  • Joystick Control & UART Control Switchable.
  • Auto D-WDR, Auto Gain Control, Auto Electronic Shutter Speed.
  • Power: DC 5-36V, Current: [email protected] [email protected]
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crazepony Phoenix Oscar Edition
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Crazepony Phoenix Oscar Edition Final Thoughts

"Excellent frame."

It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. This is an essential process for proper flight.

Overall Score
4.0


(14 Points)

10. HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera, Transmitter Included

User Ratings: 72

HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing First Impressions

"Well made."

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I love this Contixo Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera, Transmitter Included
  • Hubsan X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera - Transmitter - 7.6V 710mAh Battery - Charger - 4x Blades - Manual - Hubsan 1 Year Warranty (Except Battery)
  • Material: Carbon Fibre
  • Motor: Coreless
  • Battery: 7.6V (2S) 710mAh Lipo
  • Camera: Built-in 720P HD Camera
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing
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HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing Final Thoughts

"Or have a life."

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. We've started a collection of HUBSAN drones now. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I like the functionality of the HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing.

Overall Score
4.7


(2 Points)

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