Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Outside Camera Drones

1. ATTOP Drone for Kids Drones with Camera for Kids & Beginners, AR Game Mode RC Mini Drone w/App Gravi...

User Ratings: 61 12

ATTOP First Impressions

"Works fantastic."

Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. The ATTOP is a great deal in this price range and quality. They made it right by sending a replacement. I was very excited to receive this ATTOP . Adds some professionalism look to a spectator.

  • ATTOP Drone for Kids Drones with Camera for Kids & Beginners, AR Game Mode RC Mini Drone w/App Gravity/Voice Control/Trajectory Flight/Altitude Hold 360°Flip Kids Drone Foldable & Portable
  • 【MINI DRONE WITH CAMERA & FVP EXPERIENCES】When you and your children are trapped at home caused by the epidemic and dare not go out while you want to have some look outside. Attop drone with camera offers you a precious experience of enjoying the view in the air with awesome perspective. The 480P camera drone capture true color & panoramic views. By connecting your phone with Attop drones, the view will be shown directly on your phone, providing you fantastic FPV (first person view) experiences.
  • 【EASY OPERATION: ONE KEY TAKE OFF / LANDING & ALTITUDE HOLD】The one-button take off and landing feature our drone with camera for kids have means that with the simple press of a button, then your get your kids drone rise to a height or land. On altitude hold mode, you can accurately lock the height and location of the rc drone , stable hover and capture video or photos from any angle shooting, making sure that Attop drone with camera is easy to opearate even for your youngest child.
  • 【GRAVITY TRAJECTORY FLIGHT & APP CONTROL】A built-in G-sensor our Attop drones with camera for kids have are designed to allow controlling App. Trajectory Flight function is the newest technology that by drawing a flight course on the touch screen on your smartphone, the RC drone for kids will fly along the path you set and shoot easily. This humanized design of this drones with camera for kids can reduce the difficulty of operation and make drones with camera for kids easier to control.
  • 【AR GAME MODE & VOICE CONTROL】Our technology department has incorporated the popular AR game into the APP of drone for kids . Get into AR game page, controll the rc drone directly by your mobile, fly and shoot your fictitious enemy. You can control your fpv drone hands-free with simple voice commands like “take off", "landing", "forward", "backward", "left side", "right side", enjoy the flight fun. Hope your child will fall in love with the games apply to mini drone we design.
  • 【FOLDABLE & PORTABLE DESIGN】The size of the X-2 drone with camera for kids is quite small and can perfectly fit in your palm. The Attop mini drone is foldable with folding arms. This humanized design makes this kid drone possible to fit the drone for kids perfectly into the controller, which makes kids drone easy to pack up and gives you the freedom to take Attop drone with you anywhere. Just take your children to explore the wider world and broaden their horizon!
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ATTOP
  • Video Quality
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  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

ATTOP Final Thoughts

"Great experience."

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. This is our first drone that uses GPS. Picture and video quality better than expected. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

Overall Score
4.1


(351 Points)

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2. Ultimate Accessory Bundle Mavic Pro Platinum

User Ratings: 60 7

SSE First Impressions

"So far so good."

Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Picture and video quality better than expected. This is our first drone that uses GPS.

  • Ultimate Accessory Bundle Mavic Pro Platinum
  • Hardshell carrying case, fits the DJI Mavic Pro Platinum, remote controller, charger, batteries, cables, propellers and other accessories.(Case Only, drone and accessories are not included.)
  • Gimbal cover protects the camera from dust, scratches and collisions during flight and during transportation.
  • Tablet stand holder can be foldable to iPhone size, convenience to carry outside with other Mavic accessories together.
  • Protects gimbal and camera from waggling, collision, dust and water during transportation and storage; needs to be removed before flight.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SSE
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

SSE Final Thoughts

"All good!"

The SSE is well built, and the controls work well. I have recommended the SSE to my friends. I would give it more stars if I could! Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. New drone shows no issues and flies very well.

Overall Score
4.1


(37 Points)

3. Backpack PRO II for All DJI Phantom QUADCOPTERS

User Ratings: 60

Ultimaxx 738676507072 First Impressions

"Fast service."

It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. I love this Outside Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

  • Backpack PRO II for All DJI Phantom QUADCOPTERS
  • DESIGNED FOR ALL PHANTOM Quadcopters: Backpack is compatible with the Phantom FC40, Phantom 1, Phantom 2, Phantom 3 & Phantom 4 series.
  • ULTRA STRONG: Withstands external shock with tear-resistant fabric and an ultra-lightweight protective design.
  • STORAGE SPACE: Large inner space for quadcopter and all accessories.
  • WATER-RESISTANT: Includes rain cover to keep your drone and its accessories protected from rain and accidental moisture.
  • CONVENIENT CARRY: Can be carried as either a shoulder bag or backpack and has six outside pockets for convenience.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ultimaxx 738676507072
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Ultimaxx 738676507072 Final Thoughts

"Great range."

It is super responsive and performs well. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. The controls have zero noticeable lag. Controls are smooth and easy to use. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

Overall Score
4.3


(11 Points)

4. Teeggi SG907 GPS Drone, 5G WiFi FPV Foldable Drone with 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Optical Flow Pos...

User Ratings: 56

Teeggi First Impressions

"Nice product!"

The liability insurance is worth it. I love this Outside Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! I like the functionality of the Teeggi . Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point.

  • Teeggi SG907 GPS Drone, 5G WiFi FPV Foldable Drone with 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Optical Flow Positioning Camera, Follow Me, Gesture Photos/Video RC Quadcopter
  • Function: Up/down, turn left/right, forward/backward, sideward flight, WiFi connection, dual camera, follow mode, optical flow position one-key return, one key to land/take off, trajectory flying mode, speed switching, gesture video, gesture photo, MV production, 3 control modes including joystick mode, classic mode and motion sensing mode, drone retrieval.
  • HD 4K Camera - The high resolution 4K camera with 90 degree adjustable angle and 5G wifi image transmission captures the most beautiful scenery and offers super sharp image, giving you an extraordinary journeys.
  • GPS & Optical Flow Positioning System - The optical flow position is mounted in the horizontal direction, and the air pressure is set at a high altitude to achieve stable flying, making the picture clearer. Upgraded GPS positioning system, back to home with one button, back to home automatically when there is low power, back to home when it lost control.
  • Follow Me Mode - Just choose the master mode and face the aircraft lens. After the target person is locked, the drone could always follow your steps and point the camera to you to catch your every move and take aerial photos; Trajecory Flying Mode - It allows you to draw your trajectory route on the APP control interface,and the aircraft will automatically fly along the drawn trajectory with the current position.
  • Gesture Video/Photo - When facing the front lens of the camera, specified gestures can be recognized and connect to the camera function of the aircraft. You can take photos by Victory Gestures and shoot videos by Box Gestures or Palm Gestures; MV Edition - There exists multiple filter effects on the APP interface for your choice. It is allowed you to add popular background musics and create a wonderful music video. Share in the social network site.
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Teeggi
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Teeggi Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

I think Teeggi definitely has a potential winner here. This is a great Outside Camera Drone for the price. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I have some really cool ideas for them. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
4.6


(6 Points)

5. AsiaToy 8 Pack Combo Compatible with Spark Propeller Gimbal Camera Finger Joystick Motor Guard and L...

User Ratings: 73 5

Asiatoy First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

I could not have made a better purchase. This is our first drone that uses GPS. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I like the functionality of the Asiatoy . The Asiatoy is well built, and the controls work well.

  • AsiaToy 8 Pack Combo Compatible with Spark Propeller Gimbal Camera Finger Joystick Motor Guard and Lens Hood
  • Spark Accessories Bundle Combo - 8 Pack Combo : 1 x Propeller Guard with Foldable Landing Gear set, 1 x Gimbal Camera Guard, 1 x Lens Sun Hood, 1 x Finger Guard Dam-Board (2pcs), 1 x Remote Controller Joystick Protector Holder, 1 x Remote Controller Signal Range Extender, 1 x Silicone Motor Cap set (4pcs), 1 x Propeller Clip
  • These protection accessories can protect your Spark Camera, Motors, Propellers and remote controller from collision, dust, vibration during transportation and flight
  • New version Propeller guard with landing gear keep your Spark away from accident bump into trees, walls or any other obstacles. And aid flight safety, protecting people from spinning propellers. Also it keep your Spark from dirt, sand and crash damaged since it raises drone
  • Remote Controller Signal Range Extender significantly improves the transmitter and Wi-Fi video connection performance for Spark in the open area.
  • Finger Guard Dam-Board keep your fingers in the safe zone
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Asiatoy
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Asiatoy Final Thoughts

"Arrived next day."

I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. I went directly with the high speed. But overall, I am very happy with the product. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Could not get the remote camera controls to work.

Overall Score
4.4


(33 Points)

6. DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone Boost Combo with HD Camera and VR, comes 3 Batteries, 8 Propellers, Power...

User Ratings: 73 5

DJI First Impressions

"Thanks, DJI!"

The controls have zero noticeable lag. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. This is our first drone that uses GPS. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

  • DJI Tello Quadcopter Drone Boost Combo with HD Camera and VR, comes 3 Batteries, 8 Propellers, Powered by DJI Technology and Intel 14-Core Processor, Coding Education, Throw and Go
  • Sold by DJI Authorized Dealer, Tello Boost Combo with VanCityUAV Cleaning Kit
  • Little drone for kids and adults that’s a blast to fly and helps users learn about drones with coding education.
  • VR headset compatibility fly with a breathtaking first-person view.
  • Tello has two antennas that make video transmission extra stable and a high-capacity battery that offers impressively long flight times.
  • Equipped with a high-quality image processor, Tello shoots incredible photos and videos. Even if you don’t know how to fly, you can record pro-level videos with EZ Shots and share them on social media from your smartphone.
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

DJI Final Thoughts

"I don't fly here."

This is a great Outside Camera Drone for the price. 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. I can press the button again and continue the flight. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

Overall Score
4.4


(128 Points)

7. Altair Falcon AHP | Drone with Camera for Beginners | Free Priority Shipping | Live Video 720p, 2 Ba...

User Ratings: 76

Altair Aerial First Impressions

"Ten minutes."

It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Altair Aerial had also impressed me with their customer service. Not Only Can You Learn On The Altair Aerial . The safety features are second to none. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction.

  • Altair Falcon AHP | Drone with Camera for Beginners | Free Priority Shipping | Live Video 720p, 2 Batteries & Autonomous Hover & Positioning System Easy to Fly, FPV (Lincoln, NE Company)
  • Falcon with AHP - Unique to Altair Drones - Autonomous Hover & Positioning system which keeps the drone in place during flight, eliminating left to right and up and down variations in flight. AHP makes this beginner drone super easy to fly for new pilots.
  • DOUBLE FLIGHT TIME - 2 Batteries included with 8-10 minutes of flight time each. Get to spend more time flying and less time charging your batteries with the Altair Falcon camera drone.
  • LIVE VIDEO CAMERA DRONE - The Falcon carries a 720p live video camera and allows for video as well as still photography with a 120 degree viewing angle. SD Card Not Included! Recommended Class 10 SD Card, Max Size 32 GB.
  • Ready to Fly Right Out of the Box! The Altair Falcon comes fully assembled and ready to go. Just plug in the battery and you're ready to play!
  • The Altair Promise - All Altair products come backed by the Altair promise, out of Lincoln, NE. We believe in taking care of our customers with high quality customer support, including instructional videos and fast responses to your questions. If there is a problem we will take care of you.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 14 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Altair Aerial
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Altair Aerial Final Thoughts

"They love it!"

I have some really cool ideas for them. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. I think the Altair Aerial app will take some getting used to. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. When powered on the blue lights are stunning.

Overall Score
4.7


(52 Points)

8. FOXEER Wildfire 5.8G Goggle Dual Receiver - Red

FOXEER First Impressions

"Cool drone."

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. I think the FOXEER app will take some getting used to. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. It came with a sleek remote control.

  • FOXEER Wildfire 5.8G Goggle Dual Receiver - Red
  • FOXEER
  • MR1622-Red
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FOXEER
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FOXEER Final Thoughts

"All good!"

It's well designed and self protected. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. This is the second FOXEER Drone I have purchased. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

9. DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo Drone - Quadcopter with 64gb SD Card - 4K Professional Camera Gimbal ...

User Ratings: 62 14

DJI First Impressions

"Just my imagination."

The camera on this thing is awesome. Everything worked well right out of the box. The liability insurance is worth it. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo Drone - Quadcopter with 64gb SD Card - 4K Professional Camera Gimbal – 4 Battery Bundle - Kit - with Must Have Accessories (Onyx Black)
  • The ultraportable Mavic Air features high-end flight performance and functionality for limitless exploration.
  • The portable Mavic Air houses a 3-axis mechanical gimbal with an angular vibration range reduced to 0.005° and is equipped with dampeners that help ensure steady shooting
  • The Mavic Air can shoot 4K video at 30 fps and record footage at 100 Mb/s
  • The Mavic Air's onboard camera integrates a 1/2.3" 12MP CMOS sensor and an f/2.8 lens with a 35mm-equivalent focal length of 24mm to shoot high-quality photos and videos
  • You are getting a complete bundle here so you dont need to add anything to your flying experience
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Super fun!"

It's well designed and self protected. This is the second DJI Drone I have purchased. Really pleased with the DJI performance. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. Everything you need to fly and fly a lot.

Overall Score
4.2


(20 Points)

10. DJI Mavic Mini Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Accessory Bundle with Cas...

User Ratings: 75

DJI First Impressions

"Grey and black."

Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. I have some really cool ideas for them. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Could not get the remote camera controls to work.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Accessory Bundle with Case, 64GB microSD Card, Cleaning Cloth
  • KIT INCLUDES: DJI Mavic Mini Drone | Gimbal Protector | Intelligent Flight Battery | Remote Controller | Pair of Spare Propellers | Micro USB Cable | 3x RC Cable (Micro USB, USB-C and Lightning Connector) | Pair of Spare Control Sticks | Screwdriver | 6x Spare Screw | Camera Bag | 64GB SD Memory Card with SD Adapter | Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • KEY FEATURES: 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilized 2.7K HD Camera | 12MP Aerial Photos | Ultralight Drone Weighs Only 249g (8.78oz) | FAA Compliant for Use without Certification | 2.78 Mile (4km) HD Video Transmission and Range | 30-Minute Max Flight Time | Vision Sensor + GPS Precise Hover | Simplified Recording & Editing | Easy and Intuitive User Experience | Quickshot Modes, Which Include Dronie, Circle, Helix, and Rocket | CineSmooth Mode | Service Ceiling 9842 Feet (3000m)
  • Propel your creativity with the new Mavic Mini from DJI. This compact, 250-gram drone allows users to capture footage in areas where larger drones are legally prohibited or need a drone license. The Mavic Mini can support 12MP aerial photos and 2.7K Quad HD videos and has a motorized 3-axis gimbal for superior camera stability, ensuring professional-quality images and footage.
  • This mini drone can sustain continuous flight for up to 30 minutes with a full charge and enables an HD video feed with minimal latency. It is convenient to fly using the DJI Fly app, while the included controller is compatible with Android and iOS smartphones. The app also has SkyPixel, a social media platform that allows you to browse and share about your latest drone shots and ideal photography spots around your area.
  • WARRANTY: DJI Authorized Reseller. Includes a Limited DJI 1 Year USA Warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"I was right."

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Highly recommend this drone to you all.

Overall Score
4.7


(5 Points)

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