Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Marvel Camera Drones

1. Marvel 4.5CH Gyro 2.4Ghz Captain America SPY Drone UFO RC Quadcopter

Marvel 34887 First Impressions

"Totally worth it!"

I would definitely buy this one again! This is the second Marvel Drone I have purchased. It is super responsive and performs well. Great product if you have multiple batteries. The Marvel 34887 is well built, and the controls work well.

  • Marvel 4.5CH Gyro 2.4Ghz Captain America SPY Drone UFO RC Quadcopter
  • Durable & Lightweight Foam Construction
  • 2.4GHz Transmitter with LCD Display
  • 4.5 Channel Radio Control
  • Bottom Mounted Adjustable Camera
  • 360 Degree Flip Stunt Mode
  • Batteries: 2 AAA batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 8 - 15 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Marvel 34887
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Marvel 34887 Final Thoughts

"Great part!"

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. This Marvel 34887 takes the cake with utility and functionality. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. I like the functionality of the Marvel 34887.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

2. Autel Robotics EVO Drone Camera with On-The-Go Bundle ($220 Value)

User Ratings: 69 7

Autel Robotics 600000668 First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

I think the Autel Robotics app will take some getting used to. Controls are smooth and easy to use. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • Autel Robotics EVO Drone Camera with On-The-Go Bundle ($220 Value)
  • The EVO On-The-Go Bundle includes a Shoulder Bag to store your EVO and accessories, 2 EVO Batteries, and a pair of EVO Propellers
  • EVO's powerful camera is the choice pick for award winning cinematographers and photographers. Boasting 60 frames per second of buttery smooth 4k resolution footage, it records faster, smoother, longer, and cleaner than any other drone
  • The world's first compact and foldable drone, you can take your EVO with you anywhere. You are ensured a safe and crash-free flight with our dual GPS/GLONASS satellite positioning and advanced computer vision systems. You can even access live HD footage while flying your EVO via the free Autel Explorer App
  • Customer service is available 24/7 and waiting to assist you at your every need. We care about you and will ensure you have the best experience possible both before, during, and after your EVO purchase
  • Bundle Includes: Shoulder Bag, 2 EVO Batteries, 4 Pairs of EVO Propellers, EVO aircraft, Remote Controller, Power Cable, Charger, Micro-USB Cable, USB-C Cable Intelligent battery with 30 minutes of flight time per charge, and a 32-GB MicroSD card to record 1-hour of 4K video
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Autel Robotics 600000668
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Autel Robotics 600000668 Final Thoughts

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together.

Overall Score
4.5


(20 Points)

3. Shift RED, Drone enables Easy & Free Flight with Patented one-Handed Controller, Hovering Quadcopter...

User Ratings: 58 13

Shift First Impressions

"5 stars overall."

I have to say, I really like this drone. It is super responsive and performs well. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

  • Shift RED, Drone enables Easy & Free Flight with Patented one-Handed Controller, Hovering Quadcopter, FHD Camera for Kids & Adults, Seamless SNS Video MGMT, Follow me, 4 LV Speed Modes, Altitude Hold
  • [One-Hand Controller] Flying with two hands is a thing of the past. Zigzag through the air with our patented intuitive controller. Flying becomes second nature once you experience our one-handed controller.
  • [4 different modes] From casual flying to extreme racing, Shift has them all. Change the settings for different occasions to make the most out of your drone experience
  • [Emergency Stop] With the Shift Red’s “Emergency Stop” function, you’ll never have to worry about losing control. Once it gets out of range, the Shift goes into automatic hovering mode until it re-connects with the controller
  • [Lezero Pilot Mode] Forget about controlling altogether and enjoy the moment with the “Lezero Pilot Mode.” Following, Orbiting, Dollying In & Out, Horizontal Tracking, Yaw Tracking, Hero Mode are available at your fingertips
  • [Ultra-portability and instant upload] Weighing less-than-100g, the shift is exempt from the mandatory drone registration in North America. Instantly upload your content to your favorite SNS using our Application without having to remove the SD card / Compatible with iOS 10.0 or later and Android 4.4 (Kitkat) or later / Please update to the latest firmware version for optimal flight experience
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Shift
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Shift Final Thoughts

"Well packaged."

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. I think the Shift app will take some getting used to. But overall, I am very happy with the product. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

Overall Score
4.1


(16 Points)

4. DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Quadcopter Drone with 2.7K HD Video Camera (Renewed)

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Only con."

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I have to say, I really like this drone. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It is super responsive and performs well.

  • DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Quadcopter Drone with 2.7K HD Video Camera (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
  • up to 2.7K HD video recording with fully stabilized 3-axis gimbal
  • Lightbridge digital streaming allows live viewing of 720p video (full resolution video is simultaneously recorded on the internal micro SD card)
  • Vision Positioning system allows stable flight indoors
  • Included flight battery and rechargeable remote controller means this system is ready to fly out of the box
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Fast delivery."

Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. It seems to do just about everything. Great product if you have multiple batteries. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. I can press the button again and continue the flight.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

5. DJI Mavic Air Drone Quadcopter (Arctic White) Starters Bundle (Renewed)

User Ratings: 71 11

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Quality built."

Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. I have some really cool ideas for them. Picture and video quality better than expected. I have some really cool ideas for them. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

  • DJI Mavic Air Drone Quadcopter (Arctic White) Starters Bundle (Renewed)
  • The ultraportable Mavic Air features high-end flight performance and functionality for limitless exploration
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: MAVIC AIR WHITE, 64 GB MICROSD, LANDING PAD, CAMRISE USB
  • 21 MINUTE FLIGHT TIME
  • 4 KM RANGE
  • OBJECT AVOIDENCE SYSTEM
  • Recommended Age: 18 - 18 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Not Only Can You Learn On The Amazon Renewed . I have some really cool ideas for them. It seems to do just about everything. Really the best Marvel Camera Drone for the money!

Overall Score
4.2


(40 Points)

6. Amcrest A4-W Skyview WiFi Drone with Camera HD 720P FPV Quadcopter, Training Drone for Beginner & Ki...

User Ratings: 59 10

Amcrest A4-W First Impressions

"Great job!"

I think the Amcrest app will take some getting used to. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I think the Amcrest app will take some getting used to. I've crashed my Amcrest A4-W hundreds of times. I think Amcrest definitely has a potential winner here.

  • Amcrest A4-W Skyview WiFi Drone with Camera HD 720P FPV Quadcopter, Training Drone for Beginner & Kids, RC + 2.4ghz WiFi Helicopter w/Remote Control, Headless Mode, Smartphone (White)
  • HD FIRST PERSON VIEW - Put yourself in the pilot seat and fly the drone in First Person View using the Amcrest Sky View app available on Google Play and App Store. Capture all the action with the Drone’s 720p HD camera. Great Drone for beginners, kids, hobby users, and adults.
  • ULTIMATE STABILITY - The Amcrest RC Drone is equipped with Auto-Calibration and Trimming features to keep the drone exactly where you want it. The built-in Altitude Hold function automatically detects air pressure to maintain steady altitude.
  • MAXIMUM CONTROL - The Headless Mode feature allows you to travel in the direction you want, no matter which direction the drone is facing. Record incredible HD footage using the Stunt Flip feature. Fly faster with 3-speed options to adapt to any environment.
  • LONG DISTANCE COMMUNICATION RANGE - The Amcrest Skyview WiFi Drone has a maximum communication range of 328 feet (100 meters) so that you can easily keep track of your drone. Operating Temperature: -10°C ~ +40 °C (14°F ~ 104°F).
  • FLIGHT TIME - Stay in the air for up to 7 minutes on a full charge with the included Drone battery. Charging Time: 90 minutes for a full charge. Additional Drone batteries and remote control batteries sold separately. Additional Batteries ASIN: B07K8RHZ2M.
  • Batteries: 1 Nonstandard Battery batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 14 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amcrest A4-W
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Amcrest A4-W Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I have some really cool ideas for them. Picture and video quality better than expected. I could not have made a better purchase. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now.

Overall Score
4.1


(199 Points)

7. GoolRC T47 FPV Drone Foldable with Wifi Camera Live Video 2.4G 4 Channel 6 Axis Gravity Sensor Mode ...

User Ratings: 44

GoolRC First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

I can press the button again and continue the flight. This is the second GoolRC Drone I have purchased. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min.

  • GoolRC T47 FPV Drone Foldable with Wifi Camera Live Video 2.4G 4 Channel 6 Axis Gravity Sensor Mode Altitude Hold RC Foldable Selfie Pocket Drone APP Control RTF
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoolRC
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GoolRC Final Thoughts

"Had an idea."

The battery is very easy to replace. Really pleased with the GoolRC performance. I've crashed my GoolRC hundreds of times. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. This is a good Selfie or Video drone.

Overall Score
4.1


(4 Points)

8. Epic X5 Dji Zenmuse Drone Flyer

User Ratings: 49

DJI SS-DJI-ZX5 First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Picture and video quality better than expected. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

  • Epic X5 Dji Zenmuse Drone Flyer
  • Perfect Purchase for any Hobby
  • Great craftsmanship
  • Must Buy Item
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI SS-DJI-ZX5
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DJI SS-DJI-ZX5 Final Thoughts

"I am blown away!"

Really the best Marvel Camera Drone for the money! It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. I was very excited to receive this DJI SS-DJI-ZX5. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going.

Overall Score
4.5


(3 Points)

9. YOUDirect Upgraded SJRC F11 PRO GPS Drone 4K Photo 2K Video Foldable 1080P Camera RC Quadcopter with...

YOUDirect First Impressions

"As Expected!"

They made it right by sending a replacement. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. I think the YOUDirect app will take some getting used to. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • YOUDirect Upgraded SJRC F11 PRO GPS Drone 4K Photo 2K Video Foldable 1080P Camera RC Quadcopter with iOS Android App Control 5G WiFi FPV One-Key RTH Headless Follow Me 3D Visual (F11 Pro + 2 Battery)
  • Powerful Performance: Wifi FPV, Adjustable 1080P camera, GPS auto return, iOS Android App control, Follow me, Headless mode, Altitude mode, User-defined flight plan, track flight, Hand gesture shooting, photo/video share, one key takeoff/landing, point of interest, way point flight, 3D VR functional experience, 4 bright LED lights.
  • Folding Design and Adjustable Camera: The foldable drone makes it launch easily and quickly, no need worry about missing beautiful view because of spending time to install a drone. Adjustable 1080P 5G Wi-Fi HD camera, 120 degree wide-angle scene shot and 90 degree camera angle, allows you to take photos, Bird's Eye View or record live video with First Person View (FPV) at any angle you want, it yields up to 800 feet FPV distance, switch photo or video mode smartly by hand gesture (paper
  • Long Flight Time: One 2500mAh Li-polymer battery offers 25minutes super long flight time, The package comes with 2pcs batteries,extends your flight time to 50mins, more flying experiences will be gained.
  • GPS Positioning: GPS function provides you accurate position of your drone, with the function return-to-home (RTH), the drone will automatically return to home precisely when in low battery or weak signal, no more worry about the drone will lose.
  • Real-time App Control: Compatible with IOS 8.0/ Android 4.4, the App of SJRC F11 drone can display real-time data, including electricity, altitude, distance, flight record, take photo or video then one key share, switch to VR split screen and enjoy attractive 3D visual.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The YOUDirect
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YOUDirect Final Thoughts

"Work's perfectly."

I have some really cool ideas for them. The YOUDirect is well built, and the controls work well. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. The durability of this YOUDirect is ridiculous. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. Hubsan H501S X4 BRUSHELESS FPV Quadcopter Drone 1080p Camera GPS Automatic Return Altitude Hold Head...

User Ratings: 64 9

HUBSAN H501S b First Impressions

"GREAT EXPERIENCE!"

It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I plan to research other drone accessories built by HUBSAN. The HUBSAN H501S b is well built, and the controls work well. I've crashed my HUBSAN H501S b hundreds of times. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Hubsan H501S X4 BRUSHELESS FPV Quadcopter Drone 1080p Camera GPS Automatic Return Altitude Hold Headless Mode(Black)
  • 1080p HD camaera, high-quality video tansmitting and display and pictures taking
  • built-in GPS,find your quad more easily going with automatic return, headlees mode, follow me altitude hold functions
  • 5,8GHz FPV transmitter with 4.3 inch LCD screen, real-time video transmission
  • inteligent one-key take off and auto return, avoid loss of drone
  • 6-axis flight system makes the quad fly more stablelly and smoothly, headless mode resolves the orientation-lost problem
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN H501S b
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HUBSAN H501S b Final Thoughts

"Lesson learned."

Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Highly recommend this drone to you all. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble.

Overall Score
4.2


(383 Points)

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