Editor's Choice - Our Favorite GEPRC Camera Drones

1. GEPRC GEP-PX2.5 Phoenix RC Racing Drone 600TVL Camera F4 Flight Controller 125mm FPV RC Quadcopter (...

GEPRC First Impressions

"Loads of fun!"

Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. I like the functionality of the GEPRC . Really the best GEPRC Camera Drone for the money! I am liking drones and have a few different ones now.

  • GEPRC GEP-PX2.5 Phoenix RC Racing Drone 600TVL Camera F4 Flight Controller 125mm FPV RC Quadcopter (BNF Version)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GEPRC
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GEPRC Final Thoughts

"Arrived next day."

Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

2. CHASING GM0001 Gladius Mini Underwater Drone (ROV) with 4K UHD Camera (100M Tether)

User Ratings: 57

Chasing GM0001 First Impressions

"He loves it!"

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. This Chasing GM0001 takes the cake with utility and functionality. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone.

  • CHASING GM0001 Gladius Mini Underwater Drone (ROV) with 4K UHD Camera (100M Tether)
  • Dive to an incredible 330 feet with 100 m tether (165 feet with 50 m tether) and light up the depths with two adjustable 1200 lumen LED headlights
  • Scan the ocean floor, your surroundings, or the surface with Easy-adjustable pitch (45° tilt-lock mode) and accurately maintain fixed depth with one-touch depth-lock mode
  • Enjoy stable, fluid navigation at speeds up to 4 knots (2m/s) with 5-thruster design and intelligent control algorithms (6 directions in Tilt-Lock mode, including pure vertical ascent/descent)
  • Use the mobile app (iOS or Android) to view real-time 1080P video on up to 3 wireless devices capture vivid underwater video and photos with fully-integrated 4K UHD camera (12 MP photos, 5 fps burst mode)
  • Explore at your pace with long battery life (approx. 2 hours), monitor live footage on a big screen (TV/monitor) with HDMI port on base station, and share your discoveries with one-touch media-sharing and live-streaming via social media
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Chasing GM0001
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Chasing GM0001 Final Thoughts

"Good quality!"

Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I like the functionality of the Chasing GM0001. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button.

Overall Score
4.6


(3 Points)

3. Autel Robotics EVO Foldable Drone with Camera,Live Video Drone with 60FPS 1080P 4K Wide-Angle Lens a...

User Ratings: 83 6

Autel EVO First Impressions

"I am blown away!"

The Autel EVO is well built, and the controls work well. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Really the best GEPRC Camera Drone for the money! It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

  • Autel Robotics EVO Foldable Drone with Camera,Live Video Drone with 60FPS 1080P 4K Wide-Angle Lens and Three-Way Obstacle Avoidance (EVO+Extra 1 Battery)
  • SAFETY-AND-STABILITY : Autel Robotics EVO Foldable Drone Camera equipped with dual GPS/GLONASS satellite positioning and ultrasonic sensors and rearward IR sensors, Easily to avoid obstacles .Built-in 3D mapping technology,capture dynamic footage of moving subjects.
  • SUPERIOR-IMAGE-QUALITY : An industry-leading drone camera that captures 4K 60fps Ultra HD camera video, 94°wide-angle lens and 12MP photos mounted on a 3-axis stabilized gimbal.
  • TRANSMISSION-DISTANCE : The mini quadcopter offers up to 4.3 miles (7km) of transmission range - for as long as 30-minutes,better than wifi FPV Drone- True 4K, fully stabilized ensures smooth footage.
  • FLY-WITH-CONFIDENCE : Easy one-touch action buttons allow you to command EVO to return home, automatically take off or land and capture photos & video without taking your hands off the controller.
  • PACKAGE-INCLUDES:A Installed EVO Aircraft(including aircraft battery and gimbal holder,4* Propellers,1* 32G SD Card),1* Remote Control and 2*Control Cable,1* Charger,1* Power Cable,2* Propellers,1* Micro-USB Cable,1* Aircraft battery(Extra),1* 64G SD Card(Extra),1* Crossbody bag.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Autel EVO
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Autel EVO Final Thoughts

"Unbelievable!"

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Autel EVO today. It's also important to take your time with the installation. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

Overall Score
4.7


(85 Points)

4. Altair Aerial AA300 GPS Beginner Drone with Camera | Free Priority Shipping | 1080p FPV Video & Phot...

User Ratings: 66 9

Altair Aerial First Impressions

"Other than that."

I've crashed my Altair Aerial hundreds of times. Really pleased with the Altair Aerial performance. The Altair Aerial is a great deal in this price range and quality. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. But u will have an extra one to exchange.

  • Altair Aerial AA300 GPS Beginner Drone with Camera | Free Priority Shipping | 1080p FPV Video & Photography Remote Control Camera Drone w/ Auto Return Home, RC Drone for Kids & Adults (Lincoln, NE)
  • GPS FLIGHT MODE: The AA300 Quadcopter has Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) connectivity allows for an easier flight and great stability for aerial photographers
  • VIDEO & PHOTOGRAPHY: 1080P High Definition: Live action video in first person view and high resolution photos with barometer altitude hold. SD Card Not Included! We recommend a Class 10 SD Card, Max Size 32 GB.
  • TONS OF FEATURES: Altitude Hold and One-Touch Take-Off and Landing. You'll be able to grow with your drone as you become more experienced
  • 3 RETURN-TO-HOME FUNCTIONS: Has Point of Interest and Follow-Me Mode in the App and streams live footage up to 100 meters away
  • Altair Customer Warranty Promise: At Altair we believe in taking care of our customers with high quality support, including instructional videos and fast response to your questions, If there is a problem we will take care of you.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Altair Aerial
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Altair Aerial Final Thoughts

"Hovers good."

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Altair Aerial today. I love this GEPRC Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! They made it right by sending a replacement. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. I think Altair Aerial definitely has a potential winner here.

Overall Score
4.2


(39 Points)

5. Newest Syma X20 Mini Pocket Drone Headless Mode 2.4Ghz Nano LED RC Quadcopter Altitude Hold Gold

User Ratings: 75 5

DoDoeleph First Impressions

"Great job!"

Controls are smooth and easy to use. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Picture and video quality better than expected. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Newest Syma X20 Mini Pocket Drone Headless Mode 2.4Ghz Nano LED RC Quadcopter Altitude Hold Gold
  • Syma X20 Mini Drone is the newest drone upgraded with multi features, this 6-Axis gyro quad-rotorcraft flight can easily achieve various flight movements, and easier to control. More stable and more suitable for kids or beginners. This mini drone is very suitable for indoor playing.
  • Headless Mode makes easier flight: Once the fuselage direction can not be recognized, it can enter headless mode so as to continue the flight. It helps the beginner to get the hang of directional control within several minutes.
  • One Key Take off / Landing: one button press automatically taking off or landing, remote control quadcopter will take off or go back to the position where it took off. It helps to protect the drone when it is out of control or low battery power.
  • Altitude Hold: Auto hovering is an altitude holding technology that lets the flying drone stabilize and suspend in mid-air automatically, even when you let go of the controls.
  • 360°Stunt Flip: A key 360°roll, continuous roll for perfect action and wonderful performance. With the colorful flashing light, keep your aircraft flying excellently at night.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DoDoeleph
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DoDoeleph Final Thoughts

"Lots of parts."

I did a lot of reading before choosing it. It's well designed and self protected. Not Only Can You Learn On The DoDoeleph . So no complaints here. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

Overall Score
4.5


(971 Points)

6. DJI Spark with Remote Control Combo (White)

User Ratings: 73 10

DJI SPARK+RC First Impressions

"5 stars overall."

The controls are easy to master and intuitive. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. Really the best GEPRC Camera Drone for the money! I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. But u will have an extra one to exchange.

  • DJI Spark with Remote Control Combo (White)
  • DJI spark remote control Combo includes remote controller and standard spark accessory Kit (see details below)
  • 2-Axis Stabilized Gimbal Camera 12MP Still Photos/ 1080P/30 Video gesture and Tap Fly control
  • Flight autonomy with obstacle detection subject tracking from various angles GPS- & vision position-based navigation
  • Top speed of 31 mph in sport mode up to 16 minutes flying time
  • Up to 1. 2 mile control range control, edit, share with DJI go app
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI SPARK+RC
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DJI SPARK+RC Final Thoughts

"He loves it!"

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Amazing GEPRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. DJI had also impressed me with their customer service.

Overall Score
4.4


(279 Points)

7. DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter w/Hasselblad Camera 1" CMOS Sensor 3 Battery Everything You Need Bu...

User Ratings: 71 9

DJI First Impressions

"Great experience."

I have recommended the DJI to my friends. This is a great GEPRC Camera Drone for the price. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My DJI today. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter w/Hasselblad Camera 1" CMOS Sensor 3 Battery Everything You Need Bundle
  • Gimbal-Stabilized 12MP / 4K Camera; OcuSync Transmission Technology
  • Up to 4.3 Mile Control Range; Up to 27 Minutes Flight Time
  • GPS- & Vision Position-Based Navigation; FlightAutonomy with Obstacle Detection
  • DJI GO App-Based Control and Monitoring; Top Speed of 40 mph in Sport Mode
  • ActiveTrack Subject Tracking Modes; Tap- and Gesture-Based Commands
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"All good!"

Great product if you have multiple batteries. This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up. This is the second DJI Drone I have purchased. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap.

Overall Score
4.4


(54 Points)

8. Foxeer Predator Micro 1000TVL 1.8mm 110 Degree M8 Lens Super WDR FPV Camera with OSD DC5V-40V Low La...

User Ratings: 50

FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO First Impressions

"Charges well."

Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

  • Foxeer Predator Micro 1000TVL 1.8mm 110 Degree M8 Lens Super WDR FPV Camera with OSD DC5V-40V Low Latency
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO
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FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO Final Thoughts

"OEM product."

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. But overall, I am very happy with the product. I would definitely buy this one again!

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

9. Blomiky MJX Bugs3 Mini Brushless Racing RC Quadcopter Drone with C5810 FPV 5.8G Camera 2.4GHz Commnu...

User Ratings: 74

Blomiky First Impressions

"Quality built."

I've crashed my Blomiky hundreds of times. I was very excited to receive this Blomiky . Seems well built and blades are well protected. Picture and video quality better than expected. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Blomiky MJX Bugs3 Mini Brushless Racing RC Quadcopter Drone with C5810 FPV 5.8G Camera 2.4GHz Commnuication Acro and Angel Mode B3 Mini
  • 1306 2750KV brushless motor; 7.4V 850mAh 45C battery,stuck and high temperature protection 4-in-1 ESC , Good RC Drone for beginning player training.
  • Include C5810 Camera,No micro sd card slot, can't record video,need use D43 5.8G display together(D43 not include),Two-direction 2.4GHz technology,weak signal and low voltage remote controller alarm
  • Stable flying test youtube video link:https://youtu.be/wVE3ZqTQsCk ,flying very stable even no headless model,No Altitude Hold mode,
  • Made of anti-collision high quality material.4 Bright LED lights provide wonderful night flying experience.
  • Easy to switch between manual mode and self-stabilizing mode control.There are also alternative speeds for both beginners and experts.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blomiky
  • Video Quality
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Blomiky Final Thoughts

"Very satisfied!"

Really pleased with the Blomiky performance. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though.

Overall Score
4.6


(16 Points)

10. Dromida Vista FPV Ready-to-Fly 251 mm Electric Drone with Tactic DroneView 720p Wi-Fi Mini Camera, R...

Dromida DIDE04GG First Impressions

"Great job!"

Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. The liability insurance is worth it. I was very excited to receive this Dromida DIDE04GG. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up.

  • Dromida Vista FPV Ready-to-Fly 251 mm Electric Drone with Tactic DroneView 720p Wi-Fi Mini Camera, Radio, Micro Memory Card, Batteries and Charger (Green)
  • One cool, complete camera drone!
  • Capture exciting footage and photos with the Tactic DroneView 720p Wi-Fi camera. Take full advantage of the camera’s features by downloading the free DroneView Mobile app online.
  • Easy for anyone to fly, with a rugged, impact-resistant airframe.
  • Designed to remain stable and level in a hover, deliver pro-perfect flips on command and adapt instantly to your flying skills.
  • Includes camera, 2.4GHz radio, 4GB micro memory card, batteries, charger, smartphone holder, a set of extra rotor blades and a screwdriver.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Dromida DIDE04GG
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Dromida DIDE04GG Final Thoughts

"Fantastic GEPRC Camera Drone!"

My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I can press the button again and continue the flight. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Could not get the remote camera controls to work.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

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