Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Lorchwise Camera Drones

1. Lorchwise Drone,MJX Bugs 4W Mini Drone with HD Live Video WiFi Camera,4W Bugs 5G 4K DroneToy Quadcop...

Lorchwise First Impressions

"So much to do."

I think the Lorchwise app will take some getting used to. Lorchwise had also impressed me with their customer service. Highly recommend this drone to you all. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Lorchwise. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

  • Lorchwise Drone,MJX Bugs 4W Mini Drone with HD Live Video WiFi Camera,4W Bugs 5G 4K DroneToy Quadcopter for MJX,Good for Beginners,Brushless Motor Optical Flow Global Positioning
  • ★4K HD Camera: The drone is designed with 4K HD 5G WiFi camera. The wide-angle lens is made up of optical lens elements, allowing the camera to capture sharp and vivid photos with expansive background.
  • ★Powerful Brushless Motor: The drone works with MT2204 1350KV brushless motor, which is the most cost one among the brushless motor lines and features 230g maximum upward lift, providing much power for the drone.
  • ★Multiple Functions: The drone is designed with rising, descending, forward/backward fly, left and right turn, left and right side fly, one-button return, return when lost control/lost signal, follow me, electronic fence, point of interest surround, air line planning, global positioning system and headless mode functions.
  • ★Foldable Fuselage: The drone is compact and foldable for convenient storage, working with long flight time for about 20 minutes, suitable for indoor and outdoor play, providing bright night flight with cool lights.
  • ★Optical Flow Positioning: The drone is equipped with built-in optical flow sensor and ultrasonic sensor, helpful to get the real-time optical flow information and make integrating computations.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Lorchwise
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Lorchwise Final Thoughts

"Good sign."

Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. The safety features are second to none. Highly recommend this drone to you all.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, 20mins F...

User Ratings: 72 3

Potensic First Impressions

"Good for flight."

I plan to research other drone accessories built by Potensic. This is a great Lorchwise Camera Drone for the price. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

  • Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, 20mins Flight Time, Follow Me, Altitude Hold, Auto Return Home, Upgrade Brushless Motor-Navy
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D60 GPS drone adopts the advanced Brushless motors to ensure stable flight at high speed and long-distance with low consumption. It may not suitable for kids under 14 but ideal drones for adults.
  • [DUAL GPS NEVER LOST] - Integrates the latest technology with dual GPS to keep accurate positioning detail of your drone. The Return-to-Home function enables this camera drone automatically return when battery low/ signal weak/ out of range. No worry about the lost.
  • [1080P CAMERA] - Built-in advanced one-Axis mechanical gimbal and 1080P high-quality camera to capture the smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected. Note: 1080P content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [MULTIFUNCTION DRONE] - Combine the function of one key takeoff/landing,altitude hold, follow me, fly-by-trajectory, GPS auto-return-home, fast speed with up to 20min playtime... meet all your requirements for a high-end camera drone.
  • [WIDE COMPATIBLITY]- With both 5G & 4.2G WIFI transmission, this Potensic D60 camera drone is wide compatible with all the WIFI-enabled phones, fast transmission and convenient to share.PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.​
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Easy to fly."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Amazing Lorchwise Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito.

Overall Score
4.5


(134 Points)

3. DJI Mavic 2 Fly More Kit with Starter Accessory Bundle – Includes: 3X Protective Battery Bag + Lan...

User Ratings: 71 10

DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Highly recommend this drone to you all. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. So no complaints here.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Fly More Kit with Starter Accessory Bundle – Includes: 3X Protective Battery Bag + Landing Gear Extensions/Stabilizers + Lens Hood + Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • For Mavic 2 Pro & Mavic 2 Zoom
  • Turn Batteries into 2x USB Type-A Banks
  • Charge Batteries While Driving or Multiple Batteries in Sequence
  • Low-Noise Design Propellers (2-Pairs)
  • Travel Bag for the Mavic 2 & Accessories
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB
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DJI CP.MA.00000037.01SAB Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

It came with a sleek remote control. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

Overall Score
4.3


(16 Points)

4. Syma X5C-1 Explorers 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter Drone with Camera

User Ratings: 58 7

Cheerwing X5C-1 First Impressions

"Or have a life."

Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. I love this Lorchwise Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! They made it right by sending a replacement. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together.

  • Syma X5C-1 Explorers 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter Drone with Camera
  • It is a upgraded version of X5C equipped with HD Camera.Please know that the "X" of X5C on the plane is red.
  • Build-in 6 axis gyroscope for precise hovering in the sky.
  • Various control options for those piloting the X5C. Up, Down, Left, Right, Forward, Backward, Leftward flight, Rightward flight.
  • Using spread spectrum technology for further remote distance, best anti-interference ability, least power consumption. you could fly more helicopters at the same time, its reaction speed is 100 times faster than other radio control.
  • A key 360° roll, continuous roll for perfect action and wonderful performance.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Cheerwing X5C-1
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Cheerwing X5C-1 Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. I like the functionality of the Cheerwing X5C-1. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

Overall Score
4.2


(242 Points)

5. Alician Drone Trajectory Flight Altitude Hold G-Sensor 3D Flips 6-Axis Gyro Gimbal ZLRC Beast SG906 ...

Alician First Impressions

"Ten minutes."

Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. This arrived earlier than I expected from Alician. It is super responsive and performs well. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • Alician Drone Trajectory Flight Altitude Hold G-Sensor 3D Flips 6-Axis Gyro Gimbal ZLRC Beast SG906 5G WiFi GPS FPV with 4K Camera and EPP Suitcase 2电池
  • 4K HD adjustable camera: Through transmitter, the camera can be tilted by 60°, capturing unprecedented shots.
  • High Capacity Battery: Fly up to about 25 minutes on a single charge, using the included 7.4V 2800mAh battery.
  • The combination of precise location by the vision position system and position hold by the GPS positioning brings on a stable hovering .
  • Brushless Devices: 1806 1700KV brushless motor and 30A brushless ESC guarantee a strong flying performance.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Alician
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Alician Final Thoughts

"Loving it so far."

It came with a sleek remote control. I think Alician definitely has a potential winner here. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. It is super responsive and performs well.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone DIY Version W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Runcam Swi...

ARRIS First Impressions

"Great skin!"

Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. It seems to do just about everything. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It seems to do just about everything. The ARRIS is a great deal in this price range and quality.

  • ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone DIY Version W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Runcam Swift 2 FPV Camera + VT5804 V2 VTX
  • Note: It's a DIY version, so the receiver, transmitter, battery, charger is not included.
  • ARRIS X210S 210MM FPV racing quadcopter adopts ultra light 5mm carbon fiber frame with high strength aluminum alloy parts ensure the strength of the frame, very resistant to crash.
  • It is assembled with Flycolor raptor S-tower 4-in-1 flight controller, and has built-in F4 flight controller, 30A ESC, PDB and OSD, which is easy to install and maintain.
  • ARRIS newly released X2206 2450KV brushless motor works perfectly with high strength Dalprop T5046C 3-blade propeller, which brings more efficiency and power.
  • The RunCam Swift 2 micro camera comes with the integrated OSD, with this, it can displays the input voltage of the camera or the battery voltage. And the angle is adjustable.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 10 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ARRIS
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ARRIS Final Thoughts

"Fast delivery."

New drone shows no issues and flies very well. This is the second ARRIS Drone I have purchased. Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. It's well designed and self protected. I've crashed my ARRIS hundreds of times.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. Amazingbuy- FPV RC Quadcopter Foldable WiFi RC Drone Dual 2.0MP HD Camera 2.4G 4CH 6-Axis Altitude H...

Amazingbuy First Impressions

"Hovers good."

It is really easy to use for me and my kids. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. But this Amazingbuy was a complete and total win from the get go. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • Amazingbuy- FPV RC Quadcopter Foldable WiFi RC Drone Dual 2.0MP HD Camera 2.4G 4CH 6-Axis Altitude Hold Auto Home RC Helicopter,Optical Flow,V-Sign,Double Camera Switch (1 Battery)
  • ✈Built-In WiFi Camera and Electronic Compass, WIFI real time transmission for videos and photos between built-in camera and mobile attached to the remote controller.
  • ✈Both of Android mobile phone and Apple IOS mobile phone are applicable for this FPV drone (programme is available for downloading and installation).
  • ✈6-Axis gyro quad-rotor craft flight, strong stability, can easily implement various flight movements, stronger wind resistance, easier to control.
  • ✈The quadcopter can fly both indoor and outdoor, Gesture Photographing Optical Flow Positioning Follows HD Dual Camera Switching
  • ✈Function: up/down,left/right sideward fight,forward/backward,turn left/right,with gyro/flash lights,A 360-degree 3D and special functions(continuous rolling), real time transmission of video and photos,Optical flow, Headless mode, Remote control,Auto home,Speed Control,Altitude Hold
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazingbuy
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Amazingbuy Final Thoughts

"Flew perfectly."

Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Besides that though its a great little drone. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Rage RC RGR3000 Century Wi-Fi FPV Drone Toy with HD Camera

User Ratings: 72

Rage RC RGR3000 First Impressions

"Great range."

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. I went directly with the high speed.

  • Rage RC RGR3000 Century Wi-Fi FPV Drone Toy with HD Camera
  • High definition video and still photos
  • live video streaming via Wi-Fi to your smartphone or tablet
  • Control your drone right from the app using your smartphone or tablet
  • One-button take off and landing with multiple flight modes for pilots of all skill levels
  • Everything you need is in the box-no; additional purchase necessary
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 16 - 16 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Rage RC RGR3000
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Rage RC RGR3000 Final Thoughts

"Lesson learned."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. The battery is very easy to replace. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector.

Overall Score
4.7


(2 Points)

9. Q9 Drones for Kids,RC Drone with Altitude Hold and Headless Mode,Quadcopter with Blue & Green Lights...

User Ratings: 63 12

HASAKEE First Impressions

"Very solid."

It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. The battery is very easy to replace. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Q9 Drones for Kids,RC Drone with Altitude Hold and Headless Mode,Quadcopter with Blue & Green Lights,Propellers Full Protect and Double Batteries,Easy to Fly Gift Toy for Boys and Girls
  • 【LIGHT UP THE SKY】Bright LEDs on the Q9 drone emit vibrant neon GREEN & BLUE light throughout its entire frame, providing you with a powerful illuminating effect and a vivid flight experience.It also has three different display modes for lighting. We believe that it will surprise you all!
  • 【SAFE & DURABLE】The structured style and FOUR sturdy propeller guards ensures a safe flight which protects your kids to avoids body injury from spinning propellers. High quality ABS material to withstand countless crashes or drop. Very durable and safe drone for Kids and Beginners.
  • 【User Friendly】1:You can simply take-off / land / return the drone with one button. 2:Three speeds for you to choose, No matter beginners or skilled players. 3:You have no worry about identifying directions Under headless mode. 4:The altitude hold feature allows your drone to hover automatically in the air. (Even if you do not do anything with the controller) All these features make the drone extremely beginner-friendly.
  • 【18 Minutes flight Time】Comes with two batteries,Your flight time is up to 18 minutes. (9 minutes per battery)
  • 【Multiple Operating Tricks】Featuring with 360 degree Flips and Auto-Rotation Functions to enrich your flying experience.
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HASAKEE
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HASAKEE Final Thoughts

"Recommended."

We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. I plan to research other drone accessories built by HASAKEE. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. Besides that though its a great little drone. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

Overall Score
4.2


(133 Points)

10. DJI Robomaster S1 Gamepad

DJI CP.RM.00000100.01 First Impressions

"Lesson learned."

Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My DJI CP.RM.00000100.01 today. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. It seems to do just about everything. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it.

  • DJI Robomaster S1 Gamepad
  • Capture Stabilized Handheld Footage
  • Folds down for Storage
  • Redesigned Handle and Ports
  • Country of Origin:China
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.RM.00000100.01
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DJI CP.RM.00000100.01 Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

But overall, I am very happy with the product. I think the DJI app will take some getting used to. Really pleased with the DJI CP.RM.00000100.01 performance. But this DJI CP.RM.00000100.01 was a complete and total win from the get go. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

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