Editor's Choice - Our Favorite DBPOWER Camera Drones

1. Drones with Camera-DBPOWER U818A Discovery FPV 720P HD WiFi Camera Drone,RC Quadcopters UAV for Begi...

User Ratings: 70 4

DBPOWER DP818A WIFI First Impressions

"Super durable!"

The camera on this thing is awesome. It is super responsive and performs well. Really the best DBPOWER Camera Drone for the money! Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. I love this DBPOWER Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

  • Drones with Camera-DBPOWER U818A Discovery FPV 720P HD WiFi Camera Drone,RC Quadcopters UAV for Beginners & Kids/Adults with 2 Batteries,Altitude Hold,Headless Mode,3D Flips,One Key Take Off/Landing
  • HIGH DEFINITION 720P WI-FI CAMERA: Equipped with a 720p HD camera, you’ll get to capture stunning aerial photos and video footage from a birds-eye perspective. You can enjoy a real-time viewing of your flight directly from your own mobile device
  • BONUS BATTERY TO DOUBLE YOUR FLYING TIME: There are two large capacity batteries which can each last up to 6~9 minutes on a full charge. [CHARGING TIPS: Please charge the battery directly via a computer USB port or with a 5V/0. 5A adapter]
  • REAL-TIME, FIRST-PERSON VIEW OF YOUR FLIGHT: Let this drone be your eyes as you see exactly what your drone camera sees straight to your phone or tablet using the iOS and Android app 'FLYINGSEE'. Go on a virtual flight and see your surroundings from a different perspective
  • HEADLESS MODE/ALTITUDE HOLD: Thanks to headless mode, you’ll never get confused about which direction the drone is facing as the forward direction is always the direction the user is facing. Whilst the altitude hold function keeps your drone stable at the same height so you can capture breathtaking shake-free video both in the air and on the ground
  • TWO-SPEED MODES: Whether you’re a beginner or a skilled pilot, there is a speed that will suit you. Plus, automatic one-button takeoff and landing means that with the simple press of a button your drone will rise to a height or land, thus helping first-time pilots to fly with confidence
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DBPOWER DP818A WIFI
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DBPOWER DP818A WIFI Final Thoughts

"Well packaged."

I plan to research other drone accessories built by DBPOWER. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. It is super responsive and performs well. I've crashed my DBPOWER DP818A WIFI hundreds of times.

Overall Score
4.5


(783 Points)

2. EACHINE E520S GPS Drone with 4K Camera for Adults, 5G WiFi FPV Live Video GPS Return Home 32mins Fli...

User Ratings: 59 12

EACHINE First Impressions

"And was lost!"

EACHINE had also impressed me with their customer service. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

  • EACHINE E520S GPS Drone with 4K Camera for Adults, 5G WiFi FPV Live Video GPS Return Home 32mins Flight Time Follow Me RC Professional Quadcopter for Adults Carrying Case and Two Batteries
  • 【5G WIFI 4K HD CAMERA】5G WIFI FPV real-time synchronous transmission, no need to worry about any interruption, the range can be 250 meters. The 4K HD camera can clearly capture every detail.
  • 【GPS POSITIONING SYSTEM】GPS positioning gives you the precise positioning details of the drone, keeping track of the position of the Drone and providing automatic return.
  • 【FOLLOW ME MODES】 Follow to the GPS in your smartphone, ensuring your drone automatically follows and captures you wherever you go.
  • 【ALL-ROUND FUNCTIONS】Headless mode, altitude hold and one key takeoff / landing for easier operation, no need to worry about orientation and with a simple press on the button your drone will rise to a height or land, perfect for beginners.
  • 【LONG FLYING TIME & CONTROL DISTANCE】Equipped with 2x1200mAh high-performance battery and one carrying case, up to 32min(16min per battery) flying time and 250m control distance, giving you a more pleasant flight experience.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The EACHINE
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EACHINE Final Thoughts

"Fantastic DBPOWER Camera Drone!"

Controls are smooth and easy to use. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.1


(51 Points)

3. GoolRC JJRC X11 GPS RC Drone with 2K HD Camera 5G WiFi FPV Drone Optical Flow Positioning Follow Me ...

GoolRC First Impressions

"She loved it."

This is the second GoolRC Drone I have purchased. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. I think GoolRC definitely has a potential winner here.

  • GoolRC JJRC X11 GPS RC Drone with 2K HD Camera 5G WiFi FPV Drone Optical Flow Positioning Follow Me Altitude Hold Brushless Foldable RC Quadcopter
  • Functions: Up/down, forward/backward, turn left/right, sideward flight, altitude hold, GPS, 5G Wifi FPV, one key takeoff/landing/return, optical flow positioning, follow me, multi-point flight, surround mode, 2K camera, 1600m distance.
  • Adjustable Wide-angle 2K Camera: the upgraded camera with 110° wide-angle lens ensures a panoramic view for recording your unforgettable moment, more importantly, which is able to adjust within 90°; 5G WIFI FPV: let you see what your drone sees, ideal for filming a designated spot or simply to look around. The 5G WIFI real-time transmission distance reaches to 300-800m.
  • Advanced GPS and altitude hold: GPS mode enables precise positioning and prevents losing the drone. The drone will perform a auto return if it loses signal or other conditions happen; Optical Flow Position: The combination of precise location by the vision position system and position hold by the optical flow positioning brings on a stable hovering for aerial shooting.
  • Multi-point flight: click on any point on APP interface, it'll automatically fly according to the assigned point, which allows the pilot to focus on camera control and enables more complex shots.
  • Follow function: Click on the follow mode, the distance between aircraft and the current location of the controller (cell phone or IPAD) is benchmark, where the controller move, where the aircraft fly; One key takeoff/landing/return, it's more convenient to operate the drone when come across unexpected conditions, suit beginners.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoolRC
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GoolRC Final Thoughts

"Other than that."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It's also important to take your time with the installation. The liability insurance is worth it. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

4. Tello Drone Quadcopter Elite Combo with 3 Batteries, 4 Port Charger and More

User Ratings: 71 9

DJI First Impressions

"Great range."

I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Great product if you have multiple batteries. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

  • Tello Drone Quadcopter Elite Combo with 3 Batteries, 4 Port Charger and More
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! Tello: An impressive little drone for kids and adults that's a blast to fly and helps users learn about drones with coding education. Get yourself a Tello to find out just how awesome flying can be!
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! New to Drones? No Problem! Flying Tello couldn't be easier! Just pull out your phone to fly anytime or anywhere with intuitive controls. See the world from the sky! Whether you're at a park, in the office, or hanging out at home, you can always take off and experience the world from exciting new perspectives. Tello has two antennas that make video transmission extra stable and a high-capacity battery that offers impressively long flight time.
  • Fantastic Features for Endless Enjoyment! Thanks to all the tech that Tello's packing, like a flight controller powered by DJI, you can perform awesome tricks & with just a tap on screen. Flying has never been so fun and easy. Capture Great Pictures and Videos! Equipped with high quality image processor, Tello shoots incredible photos and videos. Even if you don't know how to fly, you can record pro level videos with EZ shots and share them on social media from your smartphone
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! Relax! Tello's Super Safe! Tello's lightweight, yet durable design combined with software and hardware protections make it so you can always fly with confidence. Programming is More Fun than Ever! Now available for Tello, Tello Edu is a mobile programming app that supports Scratch. Students can command Tello to perform corresponding movements by dragging coding blocks on their smart mobile device.
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! We make the factory package more complete by adding some unique and must have tools to the packages. Please see the description for a list of everything included in this bundle
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Flew perfectly."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. The durability of this DJI is ridiculous.

Overall Score
4.3


(87 Points)

5. 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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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)

6. DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Strobe Bun...

User Ratings: 82

DJI Mavic Mini First Impressions

"Work's perfectly."

We've started a collection of DJI drones now. The liability insurance is worth it. The liability insurance is worth it. I have recommended the DJI Mavic Mini to my friends. I've crashed my DJI Mavic Mini hundreds of times.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Strobe Bundle with ARC White Strobe, 128GB microSDCard, Landing Pad, Cleaning Cloth
  • KIT INCLUDES: DJI Mavic Mini Drone | Gimbal Protector | 3x Intelligent Flight Battery | Remote Controller | 3x Pair of Spare Propellers | 2x Micro USB Cable | 360 Degree Propeller Guard | Two-Way Charging Hub | 3x RC Cable (Micro USB, USB-C and Lightning Connector) | DJI 18W USB Charger | 2x Pair of Spare Control Sticks | Screwdriver | 18x Spare Screw | Carrying Bag | Firehouse Technology ARC White Strobe | SanDisk 128GB SD Card | Landing Pad | Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • KEY FEATURES: 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilized 2.7K HD Camera | 12MP Aerial Photos | Ultralight Drone Weighs Only 249g (8.78oz) | FAA Compliant for Use without Certification | 2.78 Mile (4km) HD Video Transmission and Range | 30-Minute Max Flight Time | Vision Sensor + GPS Precise Hover | Simplified Recording & Editing | Easy and Intuitive User Experience | Quickshot Modes, Which Include Dronie, Circle, Helix, and Rocket | CineSmooth Mode | Service Ceiling 9842 Feet (3000m)
  • Propel your creativity with the new Mavic Mini from DJI. This compact, 250-gram drone allows users to capture footage in areas where larger drones are legally prohibited or need a drone license. The Mavic Mini can support 12MP aerial photos and 2.7K Quad HD videos and has a motorized 3-axis gimbal for superior camera stability, ensuring professional-quality images and footage.
  • This mini drone can sustain continuous flight for up to 30 minutes with a full charge and enables an HD video feed with minimal latency. It is convenient to fly using the DJI Fly app, while the included controller is compatible with Android and iOS smartphones. The app also has SkyPixel, a social media platform that allows you to browse and share about your latest drone shots and ideal photography spots around your area.
  • WARRANTY: DJI Authorized Reseller. Includes a Limited DJI 1 Year USA Warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI Mavic Mini
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DJI Mavic Mini Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I think the DJI app will take some getting used to. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

Overall Score
4.6


(15 Points)

7. DJI Spark, Portable Mini Drone, Alpine White

User Ratings: 68 13

DJI CP.PT.000731 First Impressions

"Simply awesome!"

I went directly with the high speed. So no complaints here. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I like the functionality of the DJI CP.PT.000731. Everything worked well right out of the box.

  • DJI Spark, Portable Mini Drone, Alpine White
  • Intelligent Flight Modes Smart, reliable, and incredibly intuitive Quick Shot Videos with a Tap.
  • Operating environment: Detects clearly patterned surfaces with adequate lighting (lux>15) and diffuse reflectivity (>20%).High-Performance Camera Amazing images and stabilized video Mechanical Gimbal Stabilization Shake-Free Shots
  • Flight Performance Awesome potential, immersive experiences Powerful Propulsion Speed and Precision Control
  • Flight Safety Worry-free flight in the palm of your hand ; Propeller guards are recommended when using these functions.
  • 2-Axis Stabilized Gimbal Camera
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.PT.000731
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DJI CP.PT.000731 Final Thoughts

"As Expected!"

The camera on this thing is awesome. This arrived earlier than I expected from DJI. Not Only Can You Learn On The DJI CP.PT.000731. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth.

Overall Score
4.2


(1253 Points)

8. 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
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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)

9. Roboterwerk O-Tello LED Light for DJI Ryze Tello Drone, Accessories with 45 Lumen

User Ratings: 39

Roboterwerk First Impressions

"OEM Stuff here."

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. It's well designed and self protected. But overall, I am very happy with the product. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Roboterwerk.

  • Roboterwerk O-Tello LED Light for DJI Ryze Tello Drone, Accessories with 45 Lumen
  • The Ryze Tello LED light illuminates an area of up to 6 meters for photos or videos
  • Long-life battery (recharcheable via Micro USB) lasts for up to 1 hour
  • Low weight of only 12 grams preserves your DJI Tello drone’s full agility
  • 2 extra strong suction cups keep the light in direct line of sight oft the drone’s camera
  • Improved navigation in the dark: identify the micro drone’s position for up to 100 meters
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 16 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Roboterwerk
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Roboterwerk Final Thoughts

"Totally worth it!"

They made it right by sending a replacement. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. But u will have an extra one to exchange. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk.

Overall Score
4.2


(5 Points)

10. 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
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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)

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