Editor's Choice - Our Favorite HOBBYMATE Camera Drones

1. HOBBYMATE X130 FPV Racing Drone Mini Quadcopter Combo - Carbon Frame W/ 1306 Motor, BLHeli_S 20A ESC...

User Ratings: 59

HOBBYMATE HB130COP First Impressions

"They work great!"

It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. But u will have an extra one to exchange. So no complaints here. Great product if you have multiple batteries.

  • HOBBYMATE X130 FPV Racing Drone Mini Quadcopter Combo - Carbon Frame W/ 1306 Motor, BLHeli_S 20A ESC, 3030 Tri-Blades, Battery Strap
  • 1. HOBBYMATE 130 FPV Racing Quadcopter Drone Combo
  • 2. Full carbon fiber Quadcopter Frame, high strength and light weight, Unibody design is tough enough to resist shock and impact for durability
  • 3. Reasonable layout allows for simple and convenient installation
  • 4. Combo Contains 130 Frame kit, 4 PCS HOBBYMATE 1306 Motors CW CCW, 4 PCS HOBBYMATE BLHeli_S 20A Speed controller, 8 CW CCW 3030 Tri Props, XT60 Plug Cable, Battery Strap
  • 5. High quality, stable performance
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HOBBYMATE HB130COP
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HOBBYMATE HB130COP Final Thoughts

"Very satisfied!"

So no complaints here. Controls are smooth and easy to use. It came with a sleek remote control. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. I have some really cool ideas for them.

Overall Score
4.3


(15 Points)

2. Potensic A30W FPV Drone with Camera, Mini RC Nano Quadcopter with Camera, Auto Hovering, Route Setti...

User Ratings: 57 10

Potensic A30W First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. The controls have zero noticeable lag. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. This is the second Potensic Drone I have purchased. The Potensic A30W is well built, and the controls work well.

  • Potensic A30W FPV Drone with Camera, Mini RC Nano Quadcopter with Camera, Auto Hovering, Route Setting, Gravity Induction Mode and 500mAh Detachable Battery (red)
  • [720P CAMERA DRONE] Build-in 720P HD FPV camera enable you to take high-quality FPV real-time live video and pictures from the air with a better perspective and clearer image.
  • [EASY AND SAFETY OPERATION] This Potensic A30W with intelligent operation, such as altitude hold mode, one key takeoff /land, emergency stop.. More easy and safe to operate for kids.
  • [THREE SPEED] The mini drone with camera is set to low speed by default. But once expert, you could adjust it between the 3 different speed(low/medium/high) and fly through the obstacle course hoops as you expect.
  • [WI-FI REAL-TIME TRANSMISSION] Connect your drone with the app (iOS and Android) via Wi-Fi to enjoy real-time viewing of the high-definition images, easy operation & much fun and convenient to share.
  • [GREAT GIFTS FOR KIDS] The easy&safety design and portable size with multi-function work make this Potensic A30W a deal mini drone for kids. Take one and start your fun trip with your kids.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 11 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic A30W
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Potensic A30W Final Thoughts

"Super cool."

This arrived earlier than I expected from Potensic. It is super responsive and performs well. I love this HOBBYMATE Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It seems to do just about everything. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

Overall Score
4.1


(525 Points)

3. 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 HOBBYMATE 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)

4. DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo (Renewed)

Amazon Renewed CP.PT.000642-cr First Impressions

"And was lost!"

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. Amazon Renewed had also impressed me with their customer service. But this Amazon Renewed CP.PT.000642-cr was a complete and total win from the get go. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

  • DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo (Renewed)
  • Fly at up to 40mph (64kmh) or for as long as 27-minutes
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed CP.PT.000642-cr
  • Video Quality
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  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Amazon Renewed CP.PT.000642-cr Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

I would give it more stars if I could! Highly recommend this drone to you all. We've started a collection of Amazon Renewed drones now. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. It's also important to take your time with the installation.

Overall Score
5.0


(6 Points)

5. AKASO A300 Foldable Drone with Camera 1080P Camera FPV Drones Live Video Altitude Hold One Key Take ...

User Ratings: 64 8

AKASO First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

I did a lot of reading before choosing it. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. The controls have zero noticeable lag. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • AKASO A300 Foldable Drone with Camera 1080P Camera FPV Drones Live Video Altitude Hold One Key Take Off/Landing RC Drone Best Gift for Boys and Girl Drone for Beginners Adults Kids
  • HD Camera FPV Real-time Transmission: The super mini drone equipped with 1080P front camera and bottom camera can take aerial photos and videos, With the built-in WiFi module, you can see exactly what your camera sees with a live video on your mobile device by installing the APP.
  • Optical Altitude Hold One Key Take Off Landing : On altitude hold mode, 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, even a novice, can play this drone easily. The drone automatically takes off and lands with one click, which is very handy.
  • 3D Flip One Key Return : The A300 drone includes the new 3D rolling special effects and can be quite the surprise! One-key return function allows the drone to return automatically without losing the drone.
  • Headless Mode Trimming :In Headless mode, the drone will move forward, backward, and side to side relative to the original orientation of the drone when the button is pushed, instead of relative to the front of the drone. This makes joystick control of the drone much easier, especially when out of sight. The trimming function allows you to make small adjustments to the tilt of the drone to enable steady hovering even in light wind.
  • Foldable Easy to Carry:The foldable pocket drone is easy to carry, light weight. Maybe this is your first drone of aerial, do not worry, this drone is very easy for beginners to play. The flight time is about 8-14 minutes per full charged batteries.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The AKASO
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AKASO Final Thoughts

"Fit perfectly."

Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. It is really easy to use for me and my kids.

Overall Score
4.3


(276 Points)

6. GPS Drones with Camera for Adults, le-idea IDEA10 WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Wide-Angle HD Camer...

User Ratings: 60 15

le-idea First Impressions

"Takes practice."

Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Everything worked well right out of the box. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button.

  • GPS Drones with Camera for Adults, le-idea IDEA10 WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Wide-Angle HD Camera and GPS Return Home, Altitude Hold, Easy to Fly for Beginners, Follow Me RC Quadcopter Helicopter
  • ✈【GPS Assisted Flight】: Advanced GPS positioning allows IDEA 10 aircraft to safely hover, and automatically return home, to the same area that it connected to GPS. Low battery? Lost connection? Drone out of sight? No worries, it is programmed to return home! It also features follow me mode and tap fly.
  • ✈【HD FPV Camera 2.4G WiFi】: Drone with 1080P camera live video gives a panoramic view for recording your unforgettable moment. 2.4G WiFi ensures real time image transmission in high quality.
  • ✈【Map Location】: The map location feature can help you find your drone if it gets blown off course by a strong wind. The last location will appear on the map on the app.
  • ✈【Headless Mode and One Key Return Home Function】: Allows players of any level to fly the drone easily with perfect control and wonderful performance. Just simply press the button to fly the drone back, never worrying about losing the drone.
  • ✈【Foldable and Easy to Carry】: Foldable & flexible blades make the drone small and portable. Which provides a better and safer flight experience, and you can take it anywhere. ❗❗❗Calibration video of IDEA10 - https://youtu.be/iGiycKkUFfY, If you have any questions, please feel free to contact with our service team - [email protected], we are always here to help you !
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The le-idea
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le-idea Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My le-idea today. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Everything worked well right out of the box. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
4.0


(92 Points)

7. DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone 4 Pack Battery Kit, Powered by DJI

DJI First Impressions

"In no time."

I've crashed my DJI hundreds of times. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. This is our first drone, never used one before. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

  • DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone 4 Pack Battery Kit, Powered by DJI
  • Bundle Includes - Tello Mini Drone + 4 x Propellers for Tello + Propeller Guards for Tello (4-Pack) + 4x Intelligent Flight Batteries for Tello + Padded Drone Backpack + eDigitalUSA Cleaning Kit + Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Smart Interactive Drone - Takeoff and Landing from Your Hand
  • Smart Interactive Drone - Programmable via Scratch SDK
  • 720p Videos & 5MP Photos
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Totally worth it!"

The DJI is well built, and the controls work well. It is super responsive and performs well. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

8. Professional Carrying Case for DJI Spark with Space for 6 Batteries and Much More Accessories (Spark...

User Ratings: 87 4

mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX First Impressions

"Other than that."

This is a great HOBBYMATE Camera Drone for the price. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. They made it right by sending a replacement. Everything worked well right out of the box.

  • Professional Carrying Case for DJI Spark with Space for 6 Batteries and Much More Accessories (Spark Explorer)
  • Here we go! Our new DJI Spark Carry Case Fly More Explorer Edition is the perfect buddy for your adventures! It gives you the space for all the Fly More Combo Kit accessories, the controller and many more. With more space for batteries you can hold your bird much longer in the sky. This case fits the following accessories: DJI Spark, Remote Controller, 6 spare batteries, 1x charging hub or cell phone, SD Cards, Charging Cables etc.
  • This case fits the following accessories: Controller, 6 spare batteries, 1x charging hub or cell phone, SD Cards, Charging Cables etc
  • In detail you can store: 1 x DJI Spark (Props attached) ,6 x Batteries (1 installed in Spark) , 8 x Spare Props , 4 x Prop Guards , 1 x Remote Controller , 1 x Power Supply + Cable , 1 x Charging Hub or Smartphone , 1 x Accessory compartment for Cables etc.,4 x SD Cards
  • Our MC-CASES Custom foam for the DJI Spark is made with LOVE in Munich, Germany. Best foam and carry case quality you can get.
  • Water-jet precision cut and milling with closed cell foam (LD27 / LD28 / LD29 / NA36) to resist water and dust infiltration. Made in Germany, Shipped Worldwide, Waterproof and dust tight (IP67 certificate / MIL-C-4150), Trigger release latch system, Lifetime replacement guarantee. Weight: 1,2 Kg - Dimensions: 13.23 x 11.81 x 5.83 inches.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX
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mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

I have some really cool ideas for them. I like the functionality of the mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX. Picture and video quality better than expected. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

Overall Score
4.7


(96 Points)

9. Goolsky Compatible with Drone Syma X5UW Drone WiFi FPV 720P HD Camera with Barometer Set Height Func...

User Ratings: 38

Goolsky First Impressions

"Cool case."

New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. I have to say, I really like this drone. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Besides that though its a great little drone.

  • Goolsky Compatible with Drone Syma X5UW Drone WiFi FPV 720P HD Camera with Barometer Set Height Function and One Extra Battery RTF RC Quadcopter
  • 720P HD camera for fantastic video/picture taking.
  • 2.4G 4CH transmitter and 6-Axis gyro for your easy and stable control.
  • High density air pressure sensor which can precisely hold the height; Headless mode, no need to adjust the position of aircraft before flying.
  • H/L speed mode and 3D eversion function for you to experience cool flying play; Equipped with low-voltage and overcurrent protection functions that can make sure the security of the drone.
  • WiFi real-time images transmission system offers you much more convenient aerial experience; Two batteries for the quadcopter are included that will give you a more wonderful flying feeling.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Goolsky
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Goolsky Final Thoughts

"Loving it so far."

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. This arrived earlier than I expected from Goolsky. Besides that though its a great little drone. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone.

Overall Score
4.2


(8 Points)

10. MOSTOP RC Drone Foldable Quadcopter WiFi 4K FPV Dual Camera 1080P Video Recording Wide Angle Optical...

MOSTOP First Impressions

"Great range."

Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. The MOSTOP is a great deal in this price range and quality. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. I was very excited to receive this MOSTOP . Not Only Can You Learn On The MOSTOP .

  • MOSTOP RC Drone Foldable Quadcopter WiFi 4K FPV Dual Camera 1080P Video Recording Wide Angle Optical Flow Positioning iOS Android APP Operation Music TIK Tok One-Key RTH Follow Me 3 Battery
  • ✧✧Powerful Functions: Tik Tok sharing, WiFi FPV, 4K camera, adjustable camera angle, iOS Android App control flight, follow me, altitude mode, headless mode, gesture shooting photo/ video share, one key take-off/ landing etc.
  • ✧✧Two Types: APP Control--Download the specified APP in Google Play or Apple App Store, connect the drone via unencrypted WiFi, and fully control the drone frome your mobile phone. Remote Control--forward/backward, up/down, left/right, sideward flight, headless mode, 3D-flip, high/low speed.
  • ✧✧Dual Cameras: Front 4K HD adjustable camera can be switched up and down by remote control, 4096*3072 Photo, 2048*1080 Video, Bottom camera 640×480P allows you to both take photos or record live video. Use your smartphone and free downloadable app to fly and operate your RC Remote & App Controlled drone, live stream video during flight for First Person View (FPV), Bird's Eye View etc.
  • ✧✧Stable Shooting: Adopt fixed height and optical flow fixed point dual positioning, stable hovering in the air, giving you a clearer and more vivid moment. FK607 App comes with beauty, music and screen flip function, cool video editing experience.
  • ✧✧Service Promise: Any questions or disatisfactions with your purchase, please kindly let us know, MOSTOP guarantee you replacement or refund. Clicking the Yellow "ADD TO CART BUTTON" Above, it's yours today.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The MOSTOP
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MOSTOP Final Thoughts

"LOTS OF FUN!"

Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. This is the second MOSTOP Drone I have purchased. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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