Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Hobbypower Camera Drones

1. Hobbypower DIY F550 Hexacopter Frame Kit with Pixhawk Fight Controller+7M GPS +Simonk 30A ESC + 2212...

User Ratings: 49

Hobbypower First Impressions

"Well packaged."

We've started a collection of Hobbypower drones now. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. I have recommended the Hobbypower to my friends.

  • Hobbypower DIY F550 Hexacopter Frame Kit with Pixhawk Fight Controller+7M GPS +Simonk 30A ESC + 2212 920KV Motor
  • This is a DIY HF-F550 Hexacopter kit, it is unassembled,Come with high quality electronic accessories,come with high quality electronic accessories, only need a 3S Lipo battery and a 6CH above radio system to complete.
  • This F550 hexacopter is a very popular machine, it has a strong rack, beautiful appearance, and a stable system for smooth flight, it is very good for fly and FPV.
  • This hexacopter is equip with pixhawk V2.4.8 Flight controller,more flexible than APM flight controller
  • Please be note this kit does not include remote control and battery
  • Important note:Pls add the 6-pin connnector to GPS when you use the pixhawk flight controller
  • Recommended Age: 18 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Hobbypower
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Hobbypower Final Thoughts

"Easy to maneuver."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Hobbypower. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

Overall Score
4.5


(5 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Hobbypower Camera Drones

2. Hobbypower DIY F450 Quadcopter Kit with APM2.8 Flight Controller+ 7M GPS + 920KV Brushless Motor & S...

Hobbypower First Impressions

"This is Fun!"

It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Hobbypower today. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

  • Hobbypower DIY F450 Quadcopter Kit with APM2.8 Flight Controller+ 7M GPS + 920KV Brushless Motor & Simonk 30A ESC
  • This is a DIY HJ-F450 Quadcopter kit, it is unassembled. Come with high quality electronic accessories, only need a 3S Lipo battery and a 6CH above radio system to complete.
  • Please be notice this kit does not include remote control, and battery, we have the AT9 radio system in stock, if you need it, you can find them in my store.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Hobbypower
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Hobbypower Final Thoughts

"Flies Great!"

I think Hobbypower definitely has a potential winner here. Besides that though its a great little drone. The camera on this thing is awesome. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. SNAPTAIN SP700 GPS Drone with Brushless Motor, 5G WiFi FPV RC Drone for Adult with 2K Camera Live Vi...

User Ratings: 88 2

SNAPTAIN First Impressions

"Great part!"

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. New drone shows no issues and flies very well.

  • SNAPTAIN SP700 GPS Drone with Brushless Motor, 5G WiFi FPV RC Drone for Adult with 2K Camera Live Video, Follow Me, APP Control, GPS RTH, Way Points, Point of Interest, Module Battery
  • 2K CAMERA & 5G WIFI TRANSMISSION: Built in advanced 2K(2048*1152p) HD CAMERA, the drone captures high-quality video and aerial photos. Upgraded 5G WIFI transmission enables more clear and smooth real-time moments.
  • STRONGER GPS SIGNAL & LONGER CONTROL DISTANCE: With accurate GPS positioning, it can help you to track your quadcopter from APP, and it supports Return-to-Home (RTH) function precisely for a safer flight. Besides, the control range can reach 1680FT, father than other drones.
  • DURABLE BLUSHLESS MOTOR: The powerful brushless motor keeps the drone hovering stably in wind, and its quiet and durable characters make flight more enjoyable. The drone comes with a 1800mAh modular battery, extend the airtime up to 18 mins.
  • FUN TO FLY: The smart drone frees your hand by Follow Me mode. It will follow you automatically. Through Plan A Route function, you can decide a fly route at your will. In APP, just simply select a point of interest and activate it, the drone will finish circle fly with high performance.
  • EASY TO OPERATE: SNAPTAIN SP700 GPS drone is featured with easy maneuverability. It is achieved by the integrated functions including headless mode, one key functions, auto hovering and APP control. Never lose control and get loss.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SNAPTAIN
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SNAPTAIN Final Thoughts

"As Expected!"

I've crashed my SNAPTAIN hundreds of times. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. It's also important to take your time with the installation. I have recommended the SNAPTAIN to my friends. The safety features are second to none.

Overall Score
4.8


(78 Points)

4. Force1 Drones with Camera for Adults - U49WF - FPV Drone 720P HD Live Video RC Drone, 360 Flips and ...

User Ratings: 65 5

Force1 First Impressions

"AND ITS AMAZING!"

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Amazing Hobbypower Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Not Only Can You Learn On The Force1 . I've crashed my Force1 hundreds of times. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot.

  • Force1 Drones with Camera for Adults - U49WF - FPV Drone 720P HD Live Video RC Drone, 360 Flips and Easy to Fly Quadcopter, Compatible with VR Headset
  • MAKE MEMORIES Wi-Fi FPV REAL-TIME TRANSMISSION - RC drone with camera snaps photos, records footage and can stream live video on your mobile. It is perfect for capturing the stunning HD holiday pictures to share with your family
  • HD CAMERA DRONE WITH ALTITUDE HOLD-  720P 120° Wide-angle HD Wifi Camera on remote control drone for kids and adults. ALTITUDE HOLD makes it easy for you to shoot images and video as the drone hover
  • EASY TO FLY DRONES FOR BEGINNERS with 1-Key Lift/Land, 6-Axis Gyro, Headless mode 2.4GHz remote and stronger wind resistance. Fly safely with an out of range alarm and bumpers
  • VR DRONE WITH LONGER FLYING TIME: Use compatible VR goggles with your mobile device to fly your rc drone in virtual reality. This selfie drone flies in a 150-meter range for up to 25 minutes with 2 rechargeable drone batteries and comes in original U49W Blue Heron packaging
  • QUALITY ASSURED: Fly happy with these portable drones with camera for beginners and pros; We’ll provide a full refund if you’re not completely satisfied with these RC drones
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Force1
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Force1 Final Thoughts

"It was great."

It's well designed and self protected. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. It came with a sleek remote control. So no complaints here. This is a good Selfie or Video drone.

Overall Score
4.4


(158 Points)

5. DJI Mavic 2 Zoom Drone Quadcopter with 24-48mm Optical Zoom Camera 3-Battery 64GB Ultimate Bundle

User Ratings: 70 8

DJI First Impressions

"So far so good."

Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. I went directly with the high speed. Picture and video quality better than expected. Amazing Hobbypower Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Zoom Drone Quadcopter with 24-48mm Optical Zoom Camera 3-Battery 64GB Ultimate Bundle
  • 12MP 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor; 2x 24-48mm Optical Zoom + Dolly Zoom
  • 48MP Super Resolution Photos; OcuSync 2.0 Transmission Technology
  • Up to 31 Minutes Flight Time; Omnidirectional Obstacle Sensing; Hyperlapse Time-Lapse Mode
  • Top Speed of 44.7 mph; Enhanced HDR Photos with 13 EV; Remote Controller Included
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

I have some really cool ideas for them. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. It seems to do just about everything. I love this Hobbypower Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! I like the functionality of the DJI .

Overall Score
4.3


(50 Points)

6. DJI Goggles 1080p HD Immersive FPV Drone Accessory (Racing Edition) (Renewed)

Amazon Renewed gog-re First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Amazon Renewed gog-re today. I could not have made a better purchase. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. I have recommended the Amazon Renewed gog-re to my friends. I would definitely buy this one again!

  • DJI Goggles 1080p HD Immersive FPV Drone Accessory (Racing Edition) (Renewed)
  • OcuSync Video ,Transmission Module: The OcuSync Video Transmission Module offers 2.4 and 5.8 GHz dual-band digital video transmission with latency as low as 50 ms and a maximum control range of up to 7 km.1 Equipped with an array of powerful features, such as 1280�960 HD transmission,3 and automatic Frequency-Hopping Spread Spectrum (FHSS) transmission, this module is compatible with a variety of multi-rotor and fixed-wing aircraft.
  • Camera Module: DJI Goggles RE uses a 1/3" image sensor, providing much higher-resolution video transmission than most analog FPV goggles on the market. It also uses a global shutter, significantly reducing rolling shutter effect caused by high-frequency vibration. Also, its 148� FOV with a low-distortion lens delivers a wide, yet natural-looking camera view. With such an advanced camera, users can control flight accurately and even record a whole flight for ana
  • Ultimate Control for Boundless Flight: Access to flight setting adjustments, gimbal control, and precise flight data are necessary for effective drone racing. DJI Goggles RE offer all of this and more.
  • Multiple Antennas for Every Flight: DJI Goggles can be purchased with a set of three external antennas for different scenarios. "Pagoda "?This circularly polarized antenna performs best at 5.8 GHz? "Cylindrical" ? Also circularly polarized, this antenna operates at 2.4 and 5.8 GHz for fully integrated performance?"Dipole" ? Linearly polarized, this antenna operates at 2.4 and 5.8 GHz and is lightweight, allowing for a clear video feed at close distances?
  • More Compatibility, More Comfort: Compatible with the Mavic Pro, Spark, Phantom 4 series, and Inspire 2, DJI Goggles RE inherit all the great features of DJI Goggles, including full flight setting control, two high-resolution screens, Head Tracking, and more
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed gog-re
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Amazon Renewed gog-re Final Thoughts

"I am happy I did."

Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. This Amazon Renewed gog-re takes the cake with utility and functionality. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I was very excited to receive this Amazon Renewed gog-re. When powered on the blue lights are stunning.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. DJI Battery Charging Hub for Phantom 3 Quadcopter

User Ratings: 76 9

DJI DJI-PH3-P53 First Impressions

"Had an idea."

We've started a collection of DJI drones now. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. The liability insurance is worth it. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. This is a good Selfie or Video drone.

  • DJI Battery Charging Hub for Phantom 3 Quadcopter
  • Genuine Phantom 3 - Battery Charging Hub for Multi Smart Battery Charging (Compatible with Phantom 3 Part 15 100W Battery Charger)
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Model Number:DJI-PH3-P53
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJI-PH3-P53
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DJI DJI-PH3-P53 Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone.

Overall Score
4.5


(84 Points)

8. DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone 2 Pack Battery Kit, Powered by DJI

User Ratings: 53

DJI First Impressions

"Camera is great!"

The DJI is a great deal in this price range and quality. I could not have made a better purchase. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone 2 Pack Battery Kit, Powered by DJI
  • Bundle Includes - Tello Mini Drone + 4 x Propellers for Tello + Propeller Guards for Tello (4-Pack) + 2x 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
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Great experience."

I love this Hobbypower Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! So no complaints here. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. I could not have made a better purchase. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

9. HUBSAN X4 H501ss Pro Drone GPS FPV with 3M Pixel Camera 5.8G Live Video Transmission Distance 400m R...

User Ratings: 74 12

HUBSAN First Impressions

"Very durable."

But u will have an extra one to exchange. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I would give it more stars if I could! Not Only Can You Learn On The HUBSAN .

  • HUBSAN X4 H501ss Pro Drone GPS FPV with 3M Pixel Camera 5.8G Live Video Transmission Distance 400m RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mode,Automatic Return, Headless Mode Great for Adults
  • HUBSAN X4 H501S Pro Functions:5.8G FPV Real-time Video Transmission,1080P HD Camera,Follow Me Mode,Headless Mode, Altitude mode,Automatic Return,Fail-safe Mode,GPS accurate positioning location
  • Drone with Camera:1080P HD camera and 4.3 inch FPV LCD screen are tuned amazingly to capture stunning pictures and videos from the sky. Built-in GPS(Universal version) positioning system, the accurate positioning location, perfect advanced follower.
  • Power and Distance:The intelligent battery with large capacity extends the flying time last to 20 minutes 5.8G wireless video transmission distance:400m,Max Flight radius:400m(High Version)
  • Structures:Strong stability with 6 Axis Gyro , stronger wind resistance, easier to control. Unmatched Brushless Motor is made by the superb technology, more powerful and more durable.
  • Protection:The drone will enter into the fail-safe mode when the connection is lost from the transmitter. The flight control system will control the quadcopter to return to the home point and land automatically. The fail-safe mode helps to avoid further injuries or damages
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 16 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN
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HUBSAN Final Thoughts

"Lots of parts."

The safety features are second to none. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

Overall Score
4.3


(44 Points)

10. Potensic D58, Drone with Camera 1080P, GPS Quadcopter 120° Wide Angle 5G WiFi FPV, Remote Control, ...

User Ratings: 66 9

Potensic First Impressions

"5 stars overall."

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. It's well designed and self protected. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Not Only Can You Learn On The Potensic . Excellent Price for a Drone like this one.

  • Potensic D58, Drone with Camera 1080P, GPS Quadcopter 120° Wide Angle 5G WiFi FPV, Remote Control, Follow Me, Orbit Mode, 18mins
  • [5G WiFi Real-time Transmission with 1080P 120° Wide Angle HD Camera]: See clearly what’s your drone shooting, and record memorable experience and beautiful scenery. And 90° adjustable lens for more types of photographs
  • [GPS Drone with Follow Me Mode, Orbit Flight & Draw the Dots]: Best for travelling, following your step no matter where you go; shooting for a cool surround video and fly the drone as your designed route.
  • [Auto-Return Home for Safe Flight]: D58 has safe assured function, when it is lost of signal or in low voltage or flying over the limited distance, the drone can auto fly back.
  • [Suit for Drivers with Different Operational Proficiency]: There are 3 speed modes for choose, low speed for kids and beginners, medium speed for adults and high speed for person good at flying.
  • [Basic Functions Make Operation Easy]: One key to take off / landing, one-key return and altitude hold, all these functions make flying a drone easily.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"As a first drone."

Controls are smooth and easy to use. Picture and video quality better than expected. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. Amazing Hobbypower Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

Overall Score
4.3


(326 Points)

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