Editor's Choice - Our Favorite DROCON Camera Drones

1. DROCON Drone for Beginners X708W Wi-Fi FPV Training Quadcopter with HD Camera Equipped with Headless...

User Ratings: 63 6

DROCON 1 First Impressions

"And was lost!"

There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

  • DROCON Drone for Beginners X708W Wi-Fi FPV Training Quadcopter with HD Camera Equipped with Headless Mode One Key Return Easy Operation
  • ✈LIVE VIDEO DIRECT TO YOUR DEVICE✈: Thanks to the built-in live video HD camera, you’ll get a high-definition aerial view of your flight direct to your mobile device so you can view the amazing footage your drone captures.
  • ✈REAL-TIME WI-FI TRANSMISSION✈: The real-time transmission is seamlessly transmitted over a stable 2.4GHz frequency. As the drone takes to the sky, watch the video on your mobile device and record video or take photos – even from a distance.
  • ✈HEADLESS MODE & ONE-KEY RETURN✈: When the drone is flying in headless mode, simply press the one-key return button and the drone will fly back to you. With these functions, you can easily control this drone and you’ll never lose it.
  • ✈IN-APP CONTROL✈: Install the iOS or Android app on your smartphone then connect to the drone via Wi-Fi to watch real-time video of your drone’s flight and share with friends.
  • ✈360° 3D FLIP MODE✈: Press the function button and push the right-hand stick in any direction; the drone will flip accordingly. You can continuously perform these rolls for great action and fun.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DROCON 1
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DROCON 1 Final Thoughts

"Works fantastic."

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. I think DROCON definitely has a potential winner here. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone.

Overall Score
4.3


(892 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated DROCON Camera Drones

2. DROCON Bugs 3 Powerful Brushless Motor Quadcopter High Speed Flying Gopro Drone for Adults and Hobby...

User Ratings: 77 7

DROCON B3 First Impressions

"Very cool."

I would give it more stars if I could! I love this DROCON Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! The DROCON B3 is well built, and the controls work well. The battery is very easy to replace. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito.

  • DROCON Bugs 3 Powerful Brushless Motor Quadcopter High Speed Flying Gopro Drone for Adults and Hobbyilists, Blue
  • Updated Brushless motor: Brushless motor won't overheat and melt like plastic, so you get longer flights (15-20 minutes). They don't fray and spark like brush motors, so they're far safer.
  • Fly up to 15-20 minutes: Blue bugs 3 lasts for 15 minutes at mid-to-high throttle, and up to 20 minutes with conservative use. Bugs 3 flies stable & smooth for beginners and faster for expert.
  • Long distance control remote control alarm: ven when your Blue bugs 3 is a tiny Speck in the distance, you retain 100% control. Fly to 1, 000 feet and beyond in seconds and capture incredible shots of breathtaking vistas. Don't worry, low power alarm and weak signal alarm will keep the drone always under control.
  • Fly against high speed wind: bugs 3 is made of durable nylon fiber material and the weigh T is up to 1. 4 kg. It will be powerful enough to enable you to fly a drone whenever you want it, even against high speed wind.
  • 3D rolls & flip: this drone will amaze you by performing a cool 3D flip at the Press of button. Have fun with your Blue bugs 3, we provide 30 days money back grantee and life time technical support.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DROCON B3
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DROCON B3 Final Thoughts

"She loved it."

I can press the button again and continue the flight. The battery is very easy to replace. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. It's also important to take your time with the installation. But once I put it together it worked like a charm.

Overall Score
4.5


(851 Points)

3. DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera, Quadcopter Drone wit...

User Ratings: 58 9

DROCON First Impressions

"Well made."

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. But u will have an extra one to exchange. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver.

  • DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera, Quadcopter Drone with Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, Foldable Arms, One Key Take Off/Landing, Blue
  • 720P FPV HD WI-FI CAMERA: The sky’s the limit with this 720p/30fps HD camera. Get an awesome perspective from the air and record wonderful moments. The 120-degree wide-angle lens captures the true color and panoramic views that will amaze. Great for travel, parties, sports, and adventures.
  • ALTITUDE HOLD MODE FOR EASY CONTROL: Equipped with an advanced barometer, this drone can perform altitude hold for more stable flight. Beginners can easily get to grips with it and be taking stunning pictures and video from the sky in no time!
  • APP CONTROL: Operate your drone through the app after connecting it with your phone via Wi-Fi, offering you real-time image transmission so that you can easily shoot fun videos and pics to share with your friends and family.
  • FOLDABLE DESIGN: Foldable and flexible blades make this drone small and portable. It is easy to take with you so that you can create your own little air show anywhere you like.
  • NEW TO DRONES? NO PROBLEM: The headless mode function, one-key take-off/landing and altitude hold function truly allow for easier operation, which makes flying this drone a breeze for any level of player.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
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DROCON Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DROCON. This is our first drone that uses GPS. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

Overall Score
4.2


(828 Points)

4. DROCON Bugs 3 Powerful Brushless Motor Quadcopter Drone for Adults and Hobbyilists, High-Speed Flyin...

User Ratings: 73 5

DROCON First Impressions

"As a first drone."

I think DROCON definitely has a potential winner here. This is our first drone that uses GPS. I have to say, I really like this drone. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot.

  • DROCON Bugs 3 Powerful Brushless Motor Quadcopter Drone for Adults and Hobbyilists, High-Speed Flying Drone, Support HD Camera 4K Camera, 15Min Flying Time 300 Meters Long Control Range
  • NEW BRUSHLESS MOTORS – Insist on brushless metal motors! Here’s why: they don’t overheat and melt like plastic, so you get longer flights (15-20 minutes). They don’t fray and spark like brush motors, so they’re far safer.
  • 15 – 20 MINUTE FLIGHTS – Thanks to highly efficient brushless motors, Blue Bugs 3 lasts for 15 minutes at the mid-to-high throttle and up to 20 minutes with conservative use. Bugs flies stable and smooth for beginners.
  • CONTROL FROM 300 – 500 METERS AWAY – Even when your Blue Bugs 3 is a tiny speck in the distance, you retain 100% control. Capture incredible shots of breathtaking vistas. Fly to 1,000 feet and beyond in seconds.
  • FLY AGAINST HIGH-SPEED WIND: Bugs 3 is made of durable Nylon fiber material, It will be powerful enough to enable you to fly a drone whenever you want it, even against the high-speed wind.
  • 3D ROLLS & FLIP: This drone will amaze you by performing a cool 3D flip at the press of a button. Have fun with your Blue bugs 3, we provide 30 days money back grantee and lifetime technical support.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
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DROCON Final Thoughts

"Nice product!"

Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. It seems to do just about everything. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point.

Overall Score
4.5


(368 Points)

Honorable Mentions - More Top Selling DROCON Camera Drones

5. DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera,Quadcopter Drone with...

User Ratings: 62 9

DROCON First Impressions

"She enjoys it!"

Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. The controls have zero noticeable lag. The safety features are second to none. I did a lot of reading before choosing it.

  • DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera,Quadcopter Drone with Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, Foldable Arms, One Key take Off/Landing, White
  • 720P FPV HD WI-FI CAMERA: The sky’s the limit with this 720p/30fps HD camera. Get an awesome perspective from the air and record wonderful moments. The 120-degree wide-angle lens captures true color and panoramic views that will amaze. Great for travel, parties, sports and adventures.
  • ALTITUDE HOLD MODE FOR EASY CONTROL: Equipped with an advanced barometer, this drone can perform altitude hold for more stable flight. Beginners can easily get to grips with it and be taking stunning pictures and video from the sky in no time!
  • APP CONTROL: Operate your drone through the app after connecting it with your phone via Wi-Fi, offering you real-time image transmission so that you can easily shoot fun video and pics to share with your friends and family.
  • FOLDABLE DESIGN: Foldable and flexible blades make this drone small and portable. It is easy to take with you so that you can create your own little air show anywhere you like.
  • NEW TO DRONES? NO PROBLEM: The headless mode function, one-key take-off/landing and altitude hold function truly allow for easier operation, which makes flying this drone a breeze for any level of player.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DROCON
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DROCON Final Thoughts

"For example."

It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. I went directly with the high speed. So no complaints here. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. I did a lot of reading before choosing it.

Overall Score
4.3


(293 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
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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. Epic X5 Dji Zenmuse Drone Flyer

User Ratings: 49

DJI SS-DJI-ZX5 First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Picture and video quality better than expected. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

  • Epic X5 Dji Zenmuse Drone Flyer
  • Perfect Purchase for any Hobby
  • Great craftsmanship
  • Must Buy Item
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI SS-DJI-ZX5
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DJI SS-DJI-ZX5 Final Thoughts

"I am blown away!"

Really the best DROCON Camera Drone for the money! It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. I was very excited to receive this DJI SS-DJI-ZX5. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going.

Overall Score
4.5


(3 Points)

8. Parrot PF727004 Minidrone Swing with Flypad Controller Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White (Rene...

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Fast delivery."

The safety features are second to none. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun.

  • Parrot PF727004 Minidrone Swing with Flypad Controller Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White (Renewed)
  • Dual Flight mode (Quad/Plane): designed for aerial acrobatics and high-speed racing with friends
  • Achieve speeds of up to 19mph in plane mode
  • Increase piloting range with the included Parrot Flypad (works with or without a smartphone)
  • Unique X shape provides you with a two drones in one experience
  • OS compatibility: iOS 7 and up / Android 4.4 and up
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Flawless drone."

I would give it more stars if I could! It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Picture and video quality better than expected. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. This arrived earlier than I expected from Amazon Renewed.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

9. Potensic U47 Camera Drone, FPV RC Quadcoper with 720P HD Camera Live Video, Altitude Hold, Headless ...

User Ratings: 66 13

Potensic First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

But once I put it together it worked like a charm. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Potensic had also impressed me with their customer service. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • Potensic U47 Camera Drone, FPV RC Quadcoper with 720P HD Camera Live Video, Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, One Key Return and Speed Adjustment
  • [HD 720P camera WiFi Transmission] This travel-friendly drone is ideal for taking a HD selfie by the 720P camera. And you can watch a live video through the WiFi real-time transmission and enjoy the FPV experience.
  • [Easy Operation, Stable Flight] One key taking off/landing and headless mode make the drone easy to control. Altitude hold mode provides you with a stable flight and catch pictures in detail.
  • [Low Power & Out of Range Alarm, Safe Flying] When the drone battery is in low power or fly out of range, the remote controller will emit “di di di” sound, and the phone will vibrate if the selfie drone is bound by WiFi connection.
  • [Path Plan Flight and Gravity Sensor] This copter allows making a flight route plan on the App, and drone will fly according to it. Control the aircraft movement by tilting phone, enjoying a fun gaming time!
  • [Fun Playing Time with Families] 3 speeds mode-low speed for amateur and superb pilots. So, all family members can play it. Detachable battery with USB for easy charging, convenient and safe. Ideal toy for your kids as a birthday or holiday gift.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 15 years and up
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Great product if you have multiple batteries. I could not have made a better purchase.

Overall Score
4.1


(52 Points)

10. GoolRC SG901 RC Drone with Dual Cameras - 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Bottom Camera, Optical Flow Po...

GoolRC First Impressions

"I'm impressed!"

Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. It came with a sleek remote control. I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • GoolRC SG901 RC Drone with Dual Cameras - 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Bottom Camera, Optical Flow Positioning Foldable Drone, Gesture Photos/Video, Follow Me RC Quadcopter with Handbag
  • HD 4K Camera - The high resolution 4K camera with 90 degree adjustable angle captures the most beautiful scenery and offers super sharp image, giving you an extraordinary journeys.
  • Optical Flow Positioning System - The optical flow position is mounted in the horizontal direction, and the air pressure is set at a high altitude to achieve stable flying, making the picture clearer.
  • Gesture Video and Photo - When facing the front lens of the camera, specified gestures can be recognized and connect to the camera function of the aircraft. You can take photos by Victory Gestures and shoot videos by Box Gestures or Palm Gestures.
  • Follow Me Mode - Just choose the master mode and face the aircraft lens. After the target person is locked, the drone could always follow your steps and point the camera to you to catch your every move and take aerial photos.
  • MV Edition - There exists multiple filter effects on the APP interface for your choice. It is allowed you to add popular background musics and create a wonderful music video. Share in the social network site.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
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GoolRC Final Thoughts

"Very solid."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Highly recommend this drone to you all. We've started a collection of GoolRC drones now.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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