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
  • Quality
  • 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)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Outside Camera Drones

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
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  • 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. DJI Mavic 2 Intelligent Flight Battery Replacement for Mavic 2 Zoom, Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter 38...

User Ratings: 86 5

DJI CP.MA.00000038.01 First Impressions

"Good for flight."

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I would definitely buy this one again! Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I think DJI definitely has a potential winner here.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Intelligent Flight Battery Replacement for Mavic 2 Zoom, Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter 3850mAh Accessory
  • Compatible with Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom drones.
  • The Mavic 2's Intelligent Flight Battery has a capacity of up to 3850mAh, and provides a maximum flight time of 31 minutes.
  • With a built-in DJI Intelligent Battery Management System, battery status is monitored and reported in real-time, allowing you to focus less on your power levels and more on having an epic flight.
  • What you get: DJI Mavic 2 Intelligent Flight Battery
  • Charge Temperature- (-10) -60℃. Discharge Temperature- 5-40℃
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000038.01
  • Video Quality
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  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

DJI CP.MA.00000038.01 Final Thoughts

"So much to do."

Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. It seems to do just about everything. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. DJI had also impressed me with their customer service.

Overall Score
4.7


(666 Points)

5. Drone for Kids,RC Mini Quadcopter Toy, Potensic A30,One Key Take-Off or Landing, Altitude Hold,Auto ...

User Ratings: 65 8

Potensic First Impressions

"Cool drone."

I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Amazing Outside Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • Drone for Kids,RC Mini Quadcopter Toy, Potensic A30,One Key Take-Off or Landing, Altitude Hold,Auto Hovering,Headless Mode,Boy Kids Toy, Detachable Battery (Black)
  • Feeling released from pressure: Three speed helps you relaxed fly into a bigger sky.The drone with no resistance to being fly away.
  • Perfect mini drones for kids: A strong shell to withstand countless crashes as he finds the way to protect itself.It is a good gift drone for kids and family to enjoy.
  • Absorbed in flying experience: Enjoy the fly immediately by one key take-off or land under headless mode.Easy to master and there are alarm when the drone is out of sight or low power.
  • Fly longer and stable: Altitude hold enables drones to auto hover,equipped powerful sensor of barometer,screw, accelerator and keep a stable flying. The advanced smart chip keeps drone to hover at current height.
  • What you can get: One Potensic RC quadcopter for beginner, one transmitter for nano drone,convenient detachable battery for 6Mins around flight time,one usb cable.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Potensic Final Thoughts

"And the Potensic."

They made it right by sending a replacement. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. Really the best Outside Camera Drone for the money!

Overall Score
4.3


(287 Points)

6. Potensic D58, FPV Drone with 1080P Camera, 5G WiFi HD Live Video, GPS Auto Return, RC Quadcopter for...

User Ratings: 67 9

Potensic S-D58HP-New First Impressions

"Easy to fly."

I've crashed my Potensic S-D58HP-New hundreds of times. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. This arrived earlier than I expected from Potensic. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one.

  • Potensic D58, FPV Drone with 1080P Camera, 5G WiFi HD Live Video, GPS Auto Return, RC Quadcopter for Adult, Portable Case, 2 Battery, Follow Me, Easy Selfie Beginner, Expert
  • [Carrying Case and Double Batteries for D58]: With a case to hold all your drone and accessories, easy for travelling. Two high capacity batteries provide D58 30-36 minutes max flying time, more fun time.
  • [Drone with GPS Assisted Flight]: Draw the dots on the map on App, fly route as you want; Orbit Mode presents a comprehensive image; Follow Me Mode captures the images you want no matter where you go.
  • [5Ghz WiFi Real-time Transmission & Adjustable 90° & 120° FOV]: 1080P HD camera helps to capture clearly photos and more stable videos. 5G WiFi camera provide you faster but clearer image transmission. One button to adjust camera up and down 90° for multi-angle shootings.
  • [3 Speed Modes & One-key Auto-Return]: One-key to adjust the speed-low / medium / high speed. Different speed meet different people’s drone operating proficiency. RTH for quick operate drone back.
  • [Safe Flight Experience]: Under the GPS mode, when your drone is Lost of Signal or its battery is in Low Voltage or flying Out of Range, the drone can auto-return. And four bright LED lights for night flying.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic S-D58HP-New
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Potensic S-D58HP-New Final Thoughts

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

So no complaints here. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Picture and video quality better than expected. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going.

Overall Score
4.3


(323 Points)

7. Mavic Air Battery Charger 50W Model P1C50, Compatible with DJI Mavic Air(with OEM AC Cable)

RotorLogic CP.MA.00000039.01 First Impressions

"Very cool."

The controls have zero noticeable lag. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. It's well designed and self protected. This is the second RotorLogic Drone I have purchased. Really pleased with the RotorLogic CP.MA.00000039.01 performance.

  • Mavic Air Battery Charger 50W Model P1C50, Compatible with DJI Mavic Air(with OEM AC Cable)
  • Input Voltage: 100-240 V 50-60 Hz
  • Output: Main: 13.2 V, 3.79 A - USB: 5 V, 2 A(Total)
  • 50 W output power with original DJI AC Cable
  • Brand New In Original Box
  • Made by DJI
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RotorLogic CP.MA.00000039.01
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  • Value For Money
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RotorLogic CP.MA.00000039.01 Final Thoughts

"All good!"

I can press the button again and continue the flight. The battery is very easy to replace. I would give it more stars if I could! Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

8. Altair Outlaw SE GPS Drone with Camera | 1080p HD 5G WiFi Photo & Video FPV Drone | Free Priority Sh...

User Ratings: 69 12

Altair Aerial First Impressions

"Had an idea."

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. We've started a collection of Altair Aerial drones now. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one.

  • Altair Outlaw SE GPS Drone with Camera | 1080p HD 5G WiFi Photo & Video FPV Drone | Free Priority Shipping | Adults & Teens, GPS, Auto Return Home & Follow Me, Easy to Fly! (Lincoln, NE Company)
  • GPS FLIGHT MODE: The Outlaw Se remote control drone has Global Positioning Satellite (GPS) connectivity allows for an easier flight and great stability for aerial photographers
  • VIDEO & PHOTOGRAPHY: The Outlaw rc camera drone has a 1080P High Definition live video action camera and works in first person view to take high resolution photos, but no phone is required to fly the drone. SD Card Not Included! We Recommend a Class 10 SD Card, Max Size 32 GB.
  • TONS OF FEATURES: Headless Mode: Altitude Hold and One-Touch Take-Off and Landing. The Outlaw Se has all the most recent drone tech upgrades which makes it a great beginner drone for pilots ages 14+.
  • 3 RETURN-TO-HOME FUNCTIONS: This autonomous follow me drone has Fail Safe Return Home features to prevent loss as well as Point of Interest and auto Follow-Me Mode in the App streams footage up to 300 meters range.
  • Altair Customer Warranty Promise - At Altair we believe in taking care of our customers with high quality support, including instructional videos and fast response to your questions, If there is a problem we will take care of you.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Altair Aerial
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Altair Aerial Final Thoughts

"Easy to fly."

You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

Overall Score
4.2


(54 Points)

9. Holy Stone F181W 1080P WiFi FPV Drone with Wide-Angle HD Camera Live Video RC Quadcopter with Altitu...

User Ratings: 66 8

Holy Stone First Impressions

"LOTS OF FUN!"

I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Not Only Can You Learn On The Holy Stone .

  • Holy Stone F181W 1080P WiFi FPV Drone with Wide-Angle HD Camera Live Video RC Quadcopter with Altitude Hold, Gravity Sensor Function, RTF and Easy to Fly for Beginner & Kids, 2 Batteries Included
  • 1080P 120° FOV HD Wifi CAMERA: Equipped with the newest adjustable 1080P 120° Wide-angle HD Wifi Camera, which allows you to take high-res pictures & video during flight. You may control the camera by Gestures (Paper--Video & Scissor--Photo).
  • FPV REAL-TIME TRANSMITTION: With the built-in WiFi module, you can see exactly what your camera sees with a live video on your mobile device by installing the APP. You can also use Voice Control and Trajectory Flight when the App is on.
  • AUTOMATIC ALTITUDE HOLD: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allows you to release the throttle stick and the drone will keep hovering at the current height. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos.
  • EASY SAFE AND FUN TO PLAY FOR BEGINNERS: Built-in the latest 6-axis flight control systems offer strong stability, easily implement various flight movements, stronger wind resistance; Headless mode eliminates need to adjust aircraft position before flight & improves learning curve.
  • DOUBLE FLIGHT TIME: Includes 2 strong powerful 3.7V 750 mAh LiPo batteries to extend the fun to 20 Minutes! FAA Registration NOT Required.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
  • Video Quality
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  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Thanks, Holy Stone!"

I plan to research other drone accessories built by Holy Stone. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. Really pleased with the Holy Stone performance. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. This is our first drone, never used one before.

Overall Score
4.3


(1947 Points)

10. Potensic D80 Drone with Camera for Adults, GPS Drone 2K FHD Camera, Brushless Motor Quadcopter, Auto...

User Ratings: 72 9

Potensic US-D80 First Impressions

"Super fun!"

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. I would definitely buy this one again! The battery is very easy to replace.

  • Potensic D80 Drone with Camera for Adults, GPS Drone 2K FHD Camera, Brushless Motor Quadcopter, Auto Return Home, Follow Me, 20Min Flight Time, 25mph High Speed, Includes Aluminum Carrying Case-Sliver
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D80 GPS drone adopts the advanced 4 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.
  • [5G WiFi 2K FPV CAMERA] - Upgraded 2K with 5G WIFI design to captured more smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected with fast transmission. Note: 2K content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [FAST SPEED & WIDE RANGE] -Thanks to highly efficient brushless motors, this Potensic D80 camera drone enable you flight high speed at 40km/h with wide RC range at 800m(Up to 1000m when no signal interfere), perfect drone to catch your surfing, skating, parkour and other high-speed sport moment.
  • [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.
  • [MORE ENJOYMENT AND BETTER PROTECT] - Come with 1800mAh batteries& elegant aluminum Case to extend your playtime up to 20 minutes and better protect this Potensic D80 drone. PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 11 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic US-D80
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Potensic US-D80 Final Thoughts

"Cool drone."

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. I love this Outside Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. This is a great Outside Camera Drone for the price.

Overall Score
4.4


(384 Points)

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