Editor's Choice - Our Favorite High Resolution Camera Drones

1. Holy Stone HS720 Foldable GPS Drone with 2K FHD Camera for Adults, Quadcopter with Brushless Motor, ...

User Ratings: 74 6

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Very well built."

Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. The camera on this thing is awesome. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. This is an essential process for proper flight.

  • Holy Stone HS720 Foldable GPS Drone with 2K FHD Camera for Adults, Quadcopter with Brushless Motor, Auto Return Home, Follow Me, 26 Minutes Flight Time, Long Control Range, Includes Carrying Bag
  • 2K FHD Camera with Image Stabilization: The optimized full HD Camera built with Shock Absorption holder ensures shooting 2048 x 1152P high resolution images and videos without camera vibration. 5GHz FPV transmission and 90°adjustable lens enables you to see the word from different angle.
  • GPS Assisted Intelligent Flight: Never lose the drone. It returns automatically whenever battery is low, signal is lost or you press one key return. Also, it is so smart to fly at your will, following you automatically, flying along a path you set, or fly around a point in circles. You may focus on your photography and creation.
  • Configuration Upgrade: The intelligent battery works for 26 Mins for each charge; the long-life Brushless Motors have lower power consumption and give you a quieter flight; the foldable design and well-fitted carrying case make it easy to take the drone outdoor. PRODUCT SUPPORT AVAILABLE!
  • Simple Operation: Equipped Multi Sensors guarantee hovering with great stability and high quality pics taken under different flying environment; Optical Flow Positioning makes great effect when GPS signal is lost or weak. Functions, like one key start/stop, emergency stop, altitude hold and electric fence, keep it simple to control for even beginners.
  • Considerate Controller: The control range of 2.4GHz transmitter reaches to 3000 feet high range; battery level and GPS signal shown on the LED screen; a button to turn on or off the drone light is added; right hand throttle mode is available for left-hander. Remember to remove the scratch-proof film from the controller and the camera before use.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

The controls are easy to master and intuitive. This is a great High Resolution Camera Drone for the price. Besides that though its a great little drone. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

Overall Score
4.5


(1585 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated High Resolution Camera Drones

2. CFLYAI Dream01 FPV Drone with 4K Camera FHD Live Video Stabilized 2-axis Gimbal 5G WiFi GPS Return H...

User Ratings: 66 11

CFLYAI First Impressions

"Well made."

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I think CFLYAI definitely has a potential winner here. This is an essential process for proper flight. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

  • CFLYAI Dream01 FPV Drone with 4K Camera FHD Live Video Stabilized 2-axis Gimbal 5G WiFi GPS Return Home Portable Mini Drone with Brushless Motors with 2 Batteries
  • ★2-axis Self-stabilizing Gimbal★The Dream01 camera has a 2-axis self-stabilizing gimbal. The camera Angle can be automatically adjusted through stable 2-axis gimbal and GPS positioning to show the best shooting Angle to capture 4K high definition images. The picture is clearer and more stable than normal drone without gimbal or one-axis gimbal. The combination of various factors makes Dream01 an excellent aerial drone device.
  • ★4K FHD Adjustable Camera★The upgraded optimized 4K FHD Camera built with 2-Axis Self-stabilizing ensures shooting 4096x3072(12mp) super high resolution images and FHD videos without camera vibration. 90°adjustable 110°FOV (field of view) lens enables you to see the word from different angle and gives a panoramic view for recording your unforgettable moment. High-quality FPV real time video ideals for selfie.
  • ★5G WIFI and Worry-Free Flight★5G WIFI high-speed transmission ensures beautiful scenes and high-quality FPV real time video are sent back to the phone, frequent and clear. Up to 1800M(5905FT) without delay enable you to go farther and see broader. Edit and share your new creations to social media from CFLY App page directly and easily. Advanced GPS positioning allows Dream01 aircraft to safely hover, and automatically return home, to the same area that it connected to GPS. (Please use the phone
  • ★Brushless motor and powerful power system★ 4 powerful 1405-1860KV brushless motors have very low power consumption, longer working life than brushed motors, 11.4V 1000mAh ultra-efficient high-capacity battery to drive lightweight aircraft fuselage (less than 300g), flight time up to 30 minutes(15min x 2 batteries), bringing a better flight experience.
  • ★Rich Mode and Functionality★GPS hover/optical flow mode; Orbit mode;Follow me mode; Waypoint mode; GPS positioning and Intelligent return; Lose control return;Auto take off/landing; One key return; Gesture photograph.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The CFLYAI
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CFLYAI Final Thoughts

"In no time."

It is super responsive and performs well. This is the second CFLYAI Drone I have purchased. The safety features are second to none. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction.

Overall Score
4.2


(72 Points)

3. Altair Outlaw SE GPS Drone with Camera | 1080p HD 5G WiFi Photo & Video FPV Drone | Free Priority Sh...

User Ratings: 69 12

Altair Aerial First Impressions

"Had an idea."

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. We've started a collection of Altair Aerial drones now. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one.

  • Altair Outlaw SE GPS Drone with Camera | 1080p HD 5G WiFi Photo & Video FPV Drone | Free Priority Shipping | Adults & Teens, GPS, Auto Return Home & Follow Me, Easy to Fly! (Lincoln, NE Company)
  • GPS FLIGHT MODE: The Outlaw Se remote control drone has Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) connectivity allows for an easier flight and great stability for aerial photographers
  • VIDEO & PHOTOGRAPHY: The Outlaw rc camera drone has a 1080P High Definition live video action camera and works in first person view to take high resolution photos, but no phone is required to fly the drone. SD Card Not Included! We Recommend a Class 10 SD Card, Max Size 32 GB.
  • TONS OF FEATURES: Headless Mode: Altitude Hold and One-Touch Take-Off and Landing. The Outlaw Se has all the most recent drone tech upgrades which makes it a great beginner drone for pilots ages 14+.
  • 3 RETURN-TO-HOME FUNCTIONS: This autonomous follow me drone has Fail Safe Return Home features to prevent loss as well as Point of Interest and auto Follow-Me Mode in the App streams footage up to 300 meters range.
  • 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

"Easy to fly."

You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

Overall Score
4.2


(54 Points)

4. RunCam Eagle 2 Pro FPV Camera 800TVL 2.1mm FOV 170 DC 5-36V Integrated MIC Global WDR OSD Audio CMOS...

User Ratings: 74

Crazepony RunCam Eagle 2 Pro First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. Really pleased with the Crazepony RunCam Eagle 2 Pro performance.

  • RunCam Eagle 2 Pro FPV Camera 800TVL 2.1mm FOV 170 DC 5-36V Integrated MIC Global WDR OSD Audio CMOS 16:9 4:3 Switchable for Racing Drone Multicopter Orange by Crazepony
  • Function upgrade:COMS 16:9 / 4:3 Switchable on OSD menu,Integrated MIC and OSD
  • Low Latency(Reduced to CCD Level)and Low Illumination matching swift camera
  • Runcam Eagle 2 Pro :Orange,800TVL,Signal System NTSC/PAL Switchable on OSD menu
  • Wide Dynamic Range,High resolution,Horizontal Resolution 800TVL
  • Material:Aluminum alloy shell,make weight lighter than Runcam Eagle 2,only 15g.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crazepony RunCam Eagle 2 Pro
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Crazepony RunCam Eagle 2 Pro Final Thoughts

"I'm impressed!"

It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. The safety features are second to none. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. This is the second Crazepony Drone I have purchased.

Overall Score
4.6


(43 Points)

Honorable Mentions - More Top Selling High Resolution Camera Drones

5. 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 High Resolution 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)

6. HUBSAN H501SS X4 Brushless FPV GPS Quadcopter 5.8 Ghz Drone with 1080P Full HD Camera and Follow-Me ...

User Ratings: 61 16

HUBSAN First Impressions

"Well made."

You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. They made it right by sending a replacement. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. The liability insurance is worth it. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together.

  • HUBSAN H501SS X4 Brushless FPV GPS Quadcopter 5.8 Ghz Drone with 1080P Full HD Camera and Follow-Me Mode RTH Function Black & Gold
  • [Brushless motor] Improving the durability of the motor The KV 1650 brushless motor is more powerful and last longer than ordinary motors.
  • 【FPV ​​real time】 With the first person view function, you can experience a powerful live image obtained from the 1080P high resolution drone camera on the transmitter screen while steering the drone.
  • 【Large capacity lithium battery】 7.4 V 2700 mAh It uses Lipo battery, and it is possible to fly for up to 19 minutes in fully charged state.
  • 【High Performance Delon】 GPS Position, Follow Me Mode, Return to Home, Headless Mode, Failsafe Mode, Advanced Maintenance
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN
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HUBSAN Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. I have to say, I really like this drone. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots.

Overall Score
4.1


(12 Points)

7. Teeggi SG907 GPS Drone, 5G WiFi FPV Foldable Drone with 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Optical Flow Pos...

User Ratings: 56

Teeggi First Impressions

"Nice product!"

The liability insurance is worth it. I love this High Resolution Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! I like the functionality of the Teeggi . Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point.

  • Teeggi SG907 GPS Drone, 5G WiFi FPV Foldable Drone with 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Optical Flow Positioning Camera, Follow Me, Gesture Photos/Video RC Quadcopter
  • Function: Up/down, turn left/right, forward/backward, sideward flight, WiFi connection, dual camera, follow mode, optical flow position one-key return, one key to land/take off, trajectory flying mode, speed switching, gesture video, gesture photo, MV production, 3 control modes including joystick mode, classic mode and motion sensing mode, drone retrieval.
  • HD 4K Camera - The high resolution 4K camera with 90 degree adjustable angle and 5G wifi image transmission captures the most beautiful scenery and offers super sharp image, giving you an extraordinary journeys.
  • GPS & 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. Upgraded GPS positioning system, back to home with one button, back to home automatically when there is low power, back to home when it lost control.
  • 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; Trajecory Flying Mode - It allows you to draw your trajectory route on the APP control interface,and the aircraft will automatically fly along the drawn trajectory with the current position.
  • Gesture Video/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; 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: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Teeggi
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Teeggi Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

I think Teeggi definitely has a potential winner here. This is a great High Resolution Camera Drone for the price. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I have some really cool ideas for them. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
4.6


(6 Points)

8. 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
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoolRC
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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)

9. Hover Camera Passport Self-Flying Drone, 4k Video & 13MP Photography, Auto-Follow, Facial Recognitio...

User Ratings: 49 11

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"All good!"

Really the best High Resolution Camera Drone for the money! I went directly with the high speed. Really pleased with the Amazon Renewed performance. This is a great High Resolution Camera Drone for the price. It's well designed and self protected.

  • Hover Camera Passport Self-Flying Drone, 4k Video & 13MP Photography, Auto-Follow, Facial Recognition (Renewed)
  • This Certified Refurbished product is tested and certified to look and work like new. The refurbishing process includes functionality testing, basic cleaning, inspection, and repackaging. The product ships with all relevant accessories, a minimum 90-day warranty, and may arrive in a generic box. Only select sellers who maintain a high performance bar may offer Certified Refurbished products on Amazon.com
  • Auto-Follow: Using face and body detection technology, the Hover Camera can accompany your journey hands-free with video recording and photo taking while cycling, running, surfing, or even hang-gliding
  • No FAA Registration Required: Fly confidently and right out of the box without having FAA limitations and restrictions like other drones and operating temperature is 5 degree Celsius-35 degree Celsius (41 degree Fahrenheit-95 degree Fahrenheit)
  • Carbon Fiber Cage: Hover Camera is crafted out of carbon fiber making it extra durable to falls and accidents; The Passport’s propellers are enclosed in a cage providing the highest standard of safety
  • Gesture Control + Owner Mode: With owner mode you just scan your face into the app and the Passport will automatically find, follow, and record you. You can also snap photos with a quick gesture to the camera
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Flew perfectly."

I would give it more stars if I could! I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

Overall Score
4.1


(21 Points)

10. HUBSAN Zino Pro 4k Drones with Camera and GPS for Adults,4KM 5G WiFi Live Video RC Quadcopter with 3...

User Ratings: 65 8

HUBSAN First Impressions

"Grey and black."

Picture and video quality better than expected. They made it right by sending a replacement. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. The safety features are second to none. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

  • HUBSAN Zino Pro 4k Drones with Camera and GPS for Adults,4KM 5G WiFi Live Video RC Quadcopter with 3-Aix Adjustable Gimbal,Panorama,Auto Return Home,Image Tracking,23Mins Flight Time Brushless Motor
  • [Functions] 4K UHD Camera,Panorama Shooting,GPS+GLONASS, Vision Auxiliary Landing, Orbiting,Headless,Waypoints,line fly mode,Image Tracking, Automatic Takeoff/Landing, Automatic Return Home, Low Power Failsafe Mode, Flight Control Failsafe Mode, 4km Flight distance, Detachable Filter, Brushless Motor.
  • [Camera] 3-axis gimbal(pitch,roll,yaw), 4K UHD 3840*2160 resolution 30fps, panorama shooting, Removable Lens, can be equipped with filters to reduces the amount of light coming into the sensor, giving you the freedom to create your own work by allowing more control of the camera's aperture, exposure time and sensor sensitivity settings.
  • [Stronger & Stable GPS Signal] Advanced Image transmission system Least 1.0 increase Live Video Transmission Range up to 4km (low delay, anti-interference, strong receiving ability, high receiving sensitivity) Fast and no delay 5G WiFi real-time transmission lets you enjoy a FPV experience.
  • [Safety] Automatic return home and Search apron, loss control failsafe and lower battery failsafe.When the aircraft battery level is low,the flight control system automatically determines if the aircraft can return to the take off point,greatly reduces the possibility of crash and loss of aircraft.
  • [Powerful] Brushless motor and 11.4V 3000mAh battery provide the done 23mins flying time and give you a forceful and powerful flying experience.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN
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  • Value For Money
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HUBSAN Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. I could not have made a better purchase.

Overall Score
4.2


(75 Points)

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