Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Image Stabilization 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
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

The controls are easy to master and intuitive. This is a great Image Stabilization 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 Image Stabilization Camera Drones

2. Foldable Drone with 720P HD Camera for Adults, FPV WiFi RC Quadcopter, 120° Wide-Angle Live Video C...

User Ratings: 86 14

shimu First Impressions

"Hovers good."

Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. The battery is very easy to replace. I can press the button again and continue the flight. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. I have to say, I really like this drone.

  • Foldable Drone with 720P HD Camera for Adults, FPV WiFi RC Quadcopter, 120° Wide-Angle Live Video Camera, Altitude Hold, APP Control, One Key Return, Easy to Fly for Beginners, 2 Batteries
  • 720P HD DUAL CAMERAS WITH IMAGE STABILIZATION - The foldable drones with camera for adults have 720P Front Camera with 40°adjustable angle catches incredible clear and broader photos; 480P Bottom Camera enables you to see the word from different angle.
  • EASY TO FLY - One Key Return to Home function will fly the rc drone back to you automatically. Functions, like one key start/stop, altitude hold and headless mode make the drones with camera for kids easy to control for entry level pilots. Get worry free flight and have better shots!
  • FPV REAL TIME TRANSMISSION - 2.4GHz transmission ensures beautiful scenes are sent back from the starter drone to your phone, frequent and clear, letting you share it on social medias by HFun App directly and easily.
  • INTELLIGENT FLIGHT BY TRAJECTORY - Design a flight path on the screen, which help you dedicated yourself on more creative and amazing photography. The blade 720 drones with camera can fly to where you are unable to reach.
  • FLY MORE STABLE AND LONGER - The foldable hd drone for boys or girls is quite wind-resistant for outdoor fights. The 2 intelligent batteries can work for 20 minutes in total. Battery level and drone signal shown on the LED screen; You may take it outdoor for wedding, rafting, fishing, hiking etc. Enjoy Leisure Time!
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The shimu
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

shimu Final Thoughts

"Loads of fun!"

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My shimu today. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

Overall Score
4.4


(10 Points)

3. DJI Part 3 Remote Controller Mounting Bracket for CrystalSky Monitor

User Ratings: 75 5

DJI N1474 First Impressions

"She loved it."

It seems to do just about everything. Everything worked well right out of the box. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. But overall, I am very happy with the product. I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • DJI Part 3 Remote Controller Mounting Bracket for CrystalSky Monitor
  • DJI Part 3 Remote Controller Mounting Bracket - DJI 1 Year Warranty
  • Compatibility: CrystalSky Monitors Inspire Series and Phantom 4 Series, Phantom 3 Professional and Advanced, Matrice Series Quadcopter
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI N1474
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

DJI N1474 Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

I have to say, I really like this drone. It is super responsive and performs well. This is our first drone, never used one before. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one.

Overall Score
4.5


(27 Points)

4. HuiShuTek RC Quadcopter RTF Drone with Camera 720P HD Live Video WiFi 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro with Altitu...

User Ratings: 45

HSTEK First Impressions

"Super durable!"

HSTEK had also impressed me with their customer service. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Everything worked well right out of the box. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth.

  • HuiShuTek RC Quadcopter RTF Drone with Camera 720P HD Live Video WiFi 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro with Altitude Hold, One Key Return and Headless Mode, Optical Sight Function,for Kids & Beginners ,Foldable
  • Equipped with One Key Return & Headless Security System to assist beginners and help prevent losing the drone
  • APP control system: Operate your drone through an APP after connecting the Wi-Fi to your phone (iOS or Android), offering you real-time image transmission, easy to shoot and read, fun to share
  • Modular and bonus battery: There are 2 powerful 3.7V 1300mAh Modular batteries including 1 bonus, which can provide longer flight time for you and your family, this modular design ensures the safety of charge and storage
  • High school low speed wind mode :speed speed change,switching high-grade speed to output more torque when the wind is big,Aerobatic flight allows the drone to be stable and the aerial picture quality is good!
  • Altitude Hold Function: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allows the drone to hover at it's current height after releasing the throttle stick. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HSTEK
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

HSTEK Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

This HSTEK takes the cake with utility and functionality. The controls have zero noticeable lag. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.5


(4 Points)

5. World Tech Toys Prowler Spy Drone Video Camera & Photo 2.4GHz 4.5CH RC Quadcopter Spy Drone, White, ...

World Tech Toys 34927 First Impressions

"So far so good."

We've started a collection of World Tech Toys drones now. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • World Tech Toys Prowler Spy Drone Video Camera & Photo 2.4GHz 4.5CH RC Quadcopter Spy Drone, White, 22.75 x 22.75 x 6.5
  • 720P photo/video camera; easy mode function; three speed modes; flip stunt mode; built-in gyro; 3D flight; 2.4GHz transmitter with LCD display
  • Includes: Prowler RC spy drone; 2.4GHz transmitter; 720P camera; camera stabilizer; 4GB micro SD card; USB SD card reader; 4 Spare rotor blades; 7.4V 1200Mah LiPo rechargeable battery; wall charger
  • Charging time: 100-125 minutes; flight duration: 6-8 minutes
  • Battery requirements: vehicle: 7.4V 1200Mah LiPo rechargeable battery (included); transmitter: 6 AA batteries (not included); charger: wall charger (included)
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The World Tech Toys 34927
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

World Tech Toys 34927 Final Thoughts

"Unbelievable!"

Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. Besides that though its a great little drone. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. I love this Image Stabilization Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Syma Toys X5C-1 Explorers 4 CH Remote Control Quadcopter, 2015 Version

User Ratings: 62 11

SYMA FBA_X5C-1 First Impressions

"Flew perfectly."

This SYMA FBA_X5C-1 takes the cake with utility and functionality. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. The durability of this SYMA FBA_X5C-1 is ridiculous. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • Syma Toys X5C-1 Explorers 4 CH Remote Control Quadcopter, 2015 Version
  • X5C has a high degree camera and a unique look, Easy to use.
  • Equipped with the latest 6-axis flight control systems
  • Highly elastic plastic protective circle, preventing the blades in flight Cause wear, anti-collision anti-fall performance further enhanced
  • Battery: 3.7V 500 Mah Li-poly Charging time: About 100 minutes (USB Charging) Flying time: About 7 minutes
  • 2.4GHz remote control
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SYMA FBA_X5C-1
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

SYMA FBA_X5C-1 Final Thoughts

"Work's perfectly."

Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. This is our first drone, never used one before. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes.

Overall Score
4.2


(648 Points)

7. Potensic T35 GPS Drone, RC Quadcopter with 1080P Camera FPV Live Video, Dual GPS Return Home, Follow...

User Ratings: 71 11

Potensic First Impressions

"Grey and black."

It is really easy to use for me and my kids. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. But u will have an extra one to exchange. This is our first drone, never used one before. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable.

  • Potensic T35 GPS Drone, RC Quadcopter with 1080P Camera FPV Live Video, Dual GPS Return Home, Follow Me, Altitude Hold, 2500mAh Battery Long Control Range, 2 Batteries
  • Selife Drone with 1080P WiFi Camera: Seize the happy moment with HD 1080P and 90° adjustable lens. Real-time transmission ensures a smooth live video. Also enjoying the 3D VR FPV experience with VR glasses(Not Included).
  • Dual GPS for Stable and Safe Flight: With dual GPS, T35 can hover stably and return home automatically and accurately when battery power is insufficient or signal is lost. One button emergency stop in case of dangerous situation.
  • Full Functions: One key taking off / landing, altitude hold and headless mode for easy controlling. App one-key sharing your pictures with your friends. Orbit mode helps shoot pictures or videos surrounded by 360 degrees.
  • Double Batteries for Long Time Flying: Double detachable 2500mAh high quality batteries provide totally about 30 min fun time. Besides, the control range is up to 985ft. Just feast on the exciting flight.
  • Follow Me and Draw the Dots: Intelligent following mode, T35 camera will target on your phone location and captures your every step wherever you go; Draw a line on the Map, It will fly the route you design.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Potensic Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. So no complaints here. This is our first drone, never used one before. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone.

Overall Score
4.3


(114 Points)

8. Autel Robotics EVO Drone (Orange)

User Ratings: 40

Autel Robotics First Impressions

"Arrived next day."

The controls have zero noticeable lag. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. This is our first drone that uses GPS. I can press the button again and continue the flight. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

  • Autel Robotics EVO Drone (Orange)
  • Capture 4K Video and 12MP Photos
  • 3-Axis Motorized Gimbal Stabilization
  • Transmitter Range up to 4.4 Miles
  • microSD Card Memory up to 128GB
  • Forward/Downward/Backward Sensors
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Autel Robotics
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Autel Robotics Final Thoughts

"As Expected!"

I was very excited to receive this Autel Robotics . I was very excited to receive this Autel Robotics . Controls are smooth and easy to use. This is a great Image Stabilization Camera Drone for the price. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

Overall Score
4.4


(3 Points)

9. Drone with Camera, DEERC HS110D Drone for Beginners with 720P HD FPV Camera 120° FOV RC Quadcopter ...

User Ratings: 63 11

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I think the Holy Stone app will take some getting used to. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! This arrived earlier than I expected from Holy Stone.

  • Drone with Camera, DEERC HS110D Drone for Beginners with 720P HD FPV Camera 120° FOV RC Quadcopter for Kids and Adults with Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, 3D Flips and Modular Battery
  • Fop Wi-Fi camera: allows you to see what the drone see from a bird's-eye view, 720P HD and 120° FOV lens helps to capture every wonderful moments.
  • Altitude hold: this function allows the drone to maintain a ‘hands- free’ hover in mid-air. It allows an easy, stable, flight experience making this a perfect drone for beginners and kids.
  • Headless mode: orientation of the drone is in relation to the pilot! Easier to control and fly back when the drone is out of sight, you'll have total control for a straightforward flying experience.
  • Modular battery and camera: The 3.7V 1000mAh high capacity battery can support a longer flying time; the modularized design of battery and camera offers more convenience and safety.
  • Fun to fly: you can operate the drone through an app in your smart phone and activate multiple functions, such as 360° flips, one key start/landing
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Arrived next day."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. But this Holy Stone was a complete and total win from the get go. I've crashed my Holy Stone hundreds of times. I went directly with the high speed.

Overall Score
4.2


(56 Points)

10. DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo: Foldable Propeller Quadcopter Drone Kit with Remote, 3 Batteries, 16GB...

User Ratings: 75 10

DJI CP.PT.000642 First Impressions

"Cool drone."

Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set.

  • DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo: Foldable Propeller Quadcopter Drone Kit with Remote, 3 Batteries, 16GB MicroSD, Charging Hub, Car Charger, Power Bank Adapter, Shoulder Bag
  • What's in this combo: MAVIC PRO Original Package, 2 Extra batteries, 2 Extra propellers, 2 charging hub, 1 car charger, 1 battery to power bank adaptor and a shoulder bag
  • The DJI Mavic Pro folds down as small as a bottle of water, making it small enough to bring with you everywhere.New OcuSync transmission system offers up to 4.3 miles (7km) of transmission range.
  • Fly at up to 40mph (64kmh) or for as long as 27-minutes.True 4K, fully stabilized ensures smooth footageActive Track, Tap Fly and other smart features make professional looking video effortless.
  • Obstacle Avoidance combined with sensor redundancy increases flight safety and reliability.
  • Vision positioning paired with GPS and GLONASS ensures precise positioning indoor and outdoors.Fly by Phone over Wi-Fi for even easier flight
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.PT.000642
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

DJI CP.PT.000642 Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. I've crashed my DJI CP.PT.000642 hundreds of times. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
4.3


(166 Points)

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