Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Low Light Camera Drones

1. PGYTECH Landing Gear Leg Extended with LED Kit for DJI Mavic 2 PRO/Mavic 2 Zoom

User Ratings: 72 8

PGYTECH 5823853990 First Impressions

"Simply awesome!"

The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I would give it more stars if I could!

  • PGYTECH Landing Gear Leg Extended with LED Kit for DJI Mavic 2 PRO/Mavic 2 Zoom
  • ✔ Landing Gear Working - Designed for DJI MAVIC 2 PRO/MAVIC 2 ZOOM
  • ✔ Landing Gear Function - It can avoid dirty fuselage or damage the DJI MAVIC 2 PRO/MAVIC 2 ZOOM drone gimbal when taking off and landing. And it can still take off and land in the uneven environment of the ground.
  • ✔ Landing Gear Feature - The landing gear can effectively increase the height of 1.37inch【3.5cm】
  • ✔ LED light Feature - LED light 4 mode light source, suitable for different scenes. Strong light, medium light, low light, flash.
  • ✔ Package Content - 1 x Increased Landing Gear LED Kit
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The PGYTECH 5823853990
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PGYTECH 5823853990 Final Thoughts

"Great kit!"

Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Seems well built and blades are well protected. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

Overall Score
4.4


(103 Points)

2. DJI Spark Fly More Drone Combo (Alpine White) with Custom Hard Case, 64GB High Speed Card, Corel Pai...

User Ratings: 63 15

DJI 4335045352 First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

This arrived earlier than I expected from DJI. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I could not have made a better purchase. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. So no complaints here.

  • DJI Spark Fly More Drone Combo (Alpine White) with Custom Hard Case, 64GB High Speed Card, Corel PaintShop Pro X9, High Visibility Pro Guards, Cleaning Cloth, and One Year Warranty Extension
  • This BEACH CAMERA EXCLUSIVE Bundle Presents The DJI SPARK FLY MORE COMBO (Alpine White)
  • With FACEAWARE, Spark Lifts Off From Your Hand By Recognizing Your Face
  • Take AMAZING AERIAL PHOTOS Using ONLY HAND GESTURES
  • INCLUDED IN THE BOX: DJI SPARK Drone | Remote Control | Propellor Guard | Charger | Power Cable | Battery Charging Hub | Extra Battery | Bag | 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DJI Spark Fly More Combo | Custom Hard Case | 64GB High Speed Memory Card | Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Digital Download | High Visibility Pro Guards | Cleaning Cloth | 1 Year Warranty Extension
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DJI 4335045352 Final Thoughts

"Camera is great!"

Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

Overall Score
4.0


(23 Points)

3. 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 Low Light Camera Drone for the money! I went directly with the high speed. Really pleased with the Amazon Renewed performance. This is a great Low Light 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)

4. Akamino S6 WiFi FPV Drone, RC Quadcopter with 120° FOV 720P HD Camera for Adult, Portable Aircraft ...

User Ratings: 67 7

Akamino First Impressions

"Great Low Light Camera Drone!"

The liability insurance is worth it. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. The battery is very easy to replace. This arrived earlier than I expected from Akamino. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Akamino S6 WiFi FPV Drone, RC Quadcopter with 120° FOV 720P HD Camera for Adult, Portable Aircraft Toy for Beginners with Trajectory Flight, Gravity Sensor, 3D Flip, APP Control
  • ✈120°FOV HD WIFT CAMERA✈: The drone is equipped with 720P HD 120°FOV camera and capture video or photos from any angle shooting. Wi-Fi real-time transmission FPV system capture video within a range of up to 100m and the video clips are automatically saved to smartphone and directly share it on social media.
  • ✈GRAVITITY CONTROL & TRAJECTORY FLIGHT✈: A built-in G-sensor is designed to controlling the quadcopter by adjusting the vertical and horizontal position of your smartphone via download the BJ-UFO App. The newest technology that by drawing a flight course on the touch screen on your smartphone, the drone with camera for kids will fly accordingly and shoot easily.
  • ✈MULTI-FUNCTION✈: One key take off/ land and headless mode make it simple to fly and perfect for beginners. 360°flips & rolls also will give you surprising flight experience. To activate multiple functions like camera function and flight in the APP interface.
  • ✈APP Control✈: Install iOS or Android app on your smartphone via the built-in WiFi module, then connect to the drone via Wi-Fi, activate multiple functions, such as camera function and draw route, on mobile device Watch live video of drone flights and share them with your friends.
  • ✈SAFE FLIGHT✈: High quality ABS material and protecting the propeller guards can eliminate your concerns about sudden shocks or drops. Rest assured to pick this gift for teenagers aged 14+ and adults. Includes 2 strong powerful 3.7V 750 mAh LiPo batteries to extend the fun! To avoid being burnt up the USB Charger, it should be used under currents input 0.5A.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Akamino
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Akamino Final Thoughts

"Comfortable!"

I like the functionality of the Akamino . Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. This is an essential process for proper flight. I was very excited to receive this Akamino . Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop.

Overall Score
4.3


(79 Points)

5. Holy Stone Spare Battery for HS700D GPS Quadcopter Drone No Charging Cable Included, Black

User Ratings: 82 2

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Quality built."

But once I put it together it worked like a charm. Besides that though its a great little drone. I think Holy Stone definitely has a potential winner here. Seems well built and blades are well protected. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

  • Holy Stone Spare Battery for HS700D GPS Quadcopter Drone No Charging Cable Included, Black
  • Holy Stone 1 * 7.4V 2800mAh Modular Rechargeable Li-po Battery for RC Quadcopter Drone HS700D Black
  • Charging Method:After connecting the Battery, Charging base and USB Charging Cable, connect the USB Charging Cable to the power bank or a phone adapter to charge (5V, 1-2A)
  • Charging Status: When charging, the green light flashes quickly and the red light is always on. When fully charged, the red and green lights will be on.
  • Charging Time:About 5-7 hours
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Easy to fly."

Could not get the remote camera controls to work. They made it right by sending a replacement. I think the Holy Stone app will take some getting used to. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. It came with a sleek remote control.

Overall Score
4.7


(101 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. 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
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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)

8. HGLRC Parrot120 Pro 2.5inch BNF Toothpick FPV Racing Drone F411 FC 1106 6000KV Brushless Motor FD13A...

User Ratings: 43

HGLRC First Impressions

"Had an idea."

And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. The durability of this HGLRC is ridiculous. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

  • HGLRC Parrot120 Pro 2.5inch BNF Toothpick FPV Racing Drone F411 FC 1106 6000KV Brushless Motor FD13A 4 in 1 ESC Micro VTX Transmitter Flight Stack Turbo Eos2 FPV Camera DIY Race Quad with Frsky XM+
  • 【BNF RC Drone 】120mm small size toothpick carbon fiber drone but with tons of power for its size , the fastest more than you can imagine .This item is not fit for newers and will not come with battery or remote controller .
  • 【Ultra Light 】Durable and light carbon fiber frame. Total weight of 75g gives whoop a good balance of weight and nice punch on 2S 3S 4S battery, which leads to awesome flight performance.
  • 【New cable connectors】 Whole drone no soldering or tinkering necessary. Powerful HF1106 6000KV motors with strengthened cable connectors. Cables are thicker which are harder to break off. Just plug and play.
  • 【Powerful picture transmission FD VTX Micro】 You can get the picture transmitted by the fastest picture, because its power can reach 400mW, and you can switch to meet your competitive needs!
  • 【Note 】 A beginner needs to practice more in the DRL Simulator before flying out and this drone will not come with battery or remote controller.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HGLRC
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HGLRC Final Thoughts

"He loves it!"

Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Amazing Low Light Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. I was very excited to receive this HGLRC . It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. But this HGLRC was a complete and total win from the get go.

Overall Score
4.0


(23 Points)

9. Holy Stone F181G Drone with Camera 5.8G FPV Live Video for Kids Beginners Adults Quadcopter with HD ...

User Ratings: 58 13

Holy Stone First Impressions

"LOTS OF FUN!"

It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. The safety features are second to none. This is our first drone, never used one before. We've started a collection of Holy Stone drones now.

  • Holy Stone F181G Drone with Camera 5.8G FPV Live Video for Kids Beginners Adults Quadcopter with HD LCD Transmitter, RC Helicopter Airplane with Altitude Hold 3D Flip Headless Mode, Modular Battery
  • Clear and Fluent Video: 5.8G high frequency transmission allows you to see FPV (first-person viewing) live video on Equipped LCD Screen, capturing every Wonderful moment. Compatible with VR headsets which can provide a more exhilarating experience and a taste of drone racing during flight. No smartphone required.
  • Optimized 720p FPV Camera: The 120° FOV (field of view) lens captures high-quality video and photos - ideals for selfie. A 120° viewfinder gives a panoramic view for recording unforgettable moments. The very best camera drone!
  • Longer Flight Time: A High-capacity modular battery yields flight time of up to 10 minutes - and it is easily charged and replaced. The drone even has low-power alert.
  • Safe and Stable: An Altitude Hold function allows the drone to automatically and stably Hover at the desired altitude. Headless Mode makes it easy to control the direction of the drone. The easy remote control makes flying Fun for Kids, Beginners & Adults. BTW, doing recalibration before flights ensures no drift.
  • A Great Gift: Your family and friends will love it! Features such as One Key Start/Landing, Emergency Stop, 3D Flips, High-middle-low speed Switch and Luminous LED Lighting assure maximum excitement and flying fun. WARRANTY AVAILABLE. We are here to help you.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I would definitely buy this one again! Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.1


(201 Points)

10. Ruko F11 Pro Drone 4K Quadcopter UHD Live Video GPS Drones, FPV Drone with Camera for Adults Beginne...

User Ratings: 80 5

Ruko First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Highly recommend this drone to you all. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this!

  • Ruko F11 Pro Drone 4K Quadcopter UHD Live Video GPS Drones, FPV Drone with Camera for Adults Beginner 30 Mins Flight Time Long 2500mAh Battery Brushless Motor-Black(1 Extra Battery + Carrying Case).
  • 【 】Experience breathtaking 4K Ultra HD picture quality and 2.9k video for stunning clarity, deep contrast and vivid colors. Feeling the unbelievable beauty in ultra-high definition. The camera with a 120°FOV lens gives a broad view of the memorable moment.
  • 【 】 Equipped with upgraded 2500mAh intelligent battery provides up to 30 minutes flight time, The package comes with 1 extra battery, extends your flight time to 60 mins. (30+30 mins)
  • 【 & 】The drone can reach live video transmission of 300-500 meters. Up to 500 meters (Max1614FT) image transmission distance. With Stronger GPS positioning, F11 PRO can hover stably to catch clearer images and return to home precisely.
  • 【 】It is easier for newbies or beginners, equipped with functions like Auto Return, FPV, Tap Fly, Headless Mode, One Key Take Off/Landing, With simple press, even little boys and girls can take it under well control.
  • 【 】Ruko promises 30 days of return or exchange and 90 days free waranty. If you have any questions about our products, such as the operation of the drone, please contact us.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ruko
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Ruko Final Thoughts

"Great part!"

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost.

Overall Score
4.6


(861 Points)

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