Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Parrot Camera Drones

1. Parrot PF727004 Minidrone Swing with Flypad Controller Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White

User Ratings: 68 6

Parrot PF727004 First Impressions

"So much to do."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. This is the second Parrot Drone I have purchased. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. It's well designed and self protected.

  • Parrot PF727004 Minidrone Swing with Flypad Controller Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White
  • Dual Flight mode (Quad/Plane): designed for aerial acrobatics and high-speed racing with friends
  • Achieve speeds of up to 19mph in plane mode
  • Increase piloting range with the included Parrot Flypad (works with or without a smartphone)
  • Unique X shape provides you with a two drones in one experience
  • OS compatibility: iOS 7 and up / Android 4.4 and up
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Parrot PF727004
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Parrot PF727004 Final Thoughts

"Cool drone."

Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. The liability insurance is worth it. It is super responsive and performs well. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun.

Overall Score
4.3


(444 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Parrot Camera Drones

2. Parrot - Mechanical Kit for Anafi Drone - Drone Body + 2 Front Arms + 2 Rear Arms + Hinge and Mount ...

User Ratings: 74 5

Parrot PF070763 First Impressions

"He loves it!"

The controls have zero noticeable lag. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. It is really easy to use for me and my kids.

  • Parrot - Mechanical Kit for Anafi Drone - Drone Body + 2 Front Arms + 2 Rear Arms + Hinge and Mount + LED + Coaxial Cable Front and Rear + Screws and Assembly Tool - Anafi Drone Repair Kit
  • Anafi drone repair kit: This replacement kit will allow you to replace the structural parts of your drone. The parts Included in this kit are only compatible with Parrot Anafi drones. Compatibility: Anafi, Anafi extended, Anafi work.
  • Anafi drone replacement parts: the Anafi frame is made of carbon fiber to increase the robustness and lightness of the drone. It has a patented double hinge system allowing it to unfold in 3 seconds. An antenna is present in each foot to optimize the connection with the Sky controller 3.
  • Pack contents: The Kit contains 2 front and 2 rear arms, 4 Wi-Fi antennas + 4 reflectors, the drone body (upper frame, lower frame, GPS cover, light guide), hinge and mount, LED + fan, coaxial cable (Rearx1, Frontx1), screws (x30), assembly tool.
  • Guided repair tutorial: please refer to the video tutorial for all repair, disassembly and reassembly steps.
  • Parrot: the leader in UAV and connected object technology, Parrot is a high-tech company based in Paris, France. Since its creation in 1994, Parrot core business has been based on innovation, the exploration of new Horizons and market creation, to offer new experiences.
  • Compatible with the following drones: Anafi and Anafi work
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Parrot PF070763
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Parrot PF070763 Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

This is the second Parrot Drone I have purchased. I was very excited to receive this Parrot PF070763. This arrived earlier than I expected from Parrot. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth.

Overall Score
4.5


(331 Points)

3. DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Smart Controller, Must Have Bundle, 128GB SD Card, Polares 4 f...

User Ratings: 88 12

DJI First Impressions

"An easy 5 stars."

I could not have made a better purchase. So no complaints here. Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. DJI had also impressed me with their customer service. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Smart Controller, Must Have Bundle, 128GB SD Card, Polares 4 filter set (CPL, ND8, ND16, ND32), and More
  • Latest Flagship Drone: Powered by Hasselblad L1D-20C Camera provided Ultra-Image Quality; 20 MP 1 inch CMOS Sensor and Adjustable Aperture, 10 bit HRD Video
  • Better Flying Experience: Up to 31 minutes flight time, 44 mph max speed, low noise propellers, 3-axis gimbal for steady shots, 8GB internal storage, Omnidirectional Obstacle Sensing, SD card support up to 128GB
  • More Functionality: ActiveTrack 2.0, Dolly Zoom, Hyperlapse, Low-Noise Design, HDR Photos
  • Live Streaming: Enjoy live view in real time during flight and record 4K videos at higher vibrates with advanced H.265 compression
  • The DJI Smart Controller is designed to maximize your outdoor flying experience with the Mavic 2 or other aircraft equipped with OcuSync 2.0. 1 A 5.5-inch built-in screen displays clear, bright images, even under challenging conditions. Intuitive controls and pre-installed features like SkyTalk and the DJI GO 4 app get you up in the air quicker, clearer, and more conveniently than ever before.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Totally worth it!"

So no complaints here. I love this Parrot Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! I went directly with the high speed. I went directly with the high speed. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost.

Overall Score
4.5


(11 Points)

4. Contixo F20 RC Remote App Controlled Quadcopter Drone | 1080p HD WiFi Camera, Follow Me, Auto Hover,...

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"I like that."

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Seems well built and blades are well protected. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • Contixo F20 RC Remote App Controlled Quadcopter Drone | 1080p HD WiFi Camera, Follow Me, Auto Hover, Altitude Hold, GPS, 1-Key Takeoff/Landing Auto Return Includes Storage Bkpk (Renewed)
  • ADVANCED FEATURES FOR ALL LEVELS OF EXPERIENCE - Includes Follow Me, Automatic Hovering (Auto Hover) / Altitude Hold, First Person View (FPV), 1-Key Takeoff & Landing / Auto Return, TapFly (Fly by Tapping via Smartphone & App), Point of Interest (360° Following Rotation, Auto Hover in Circular Rotation), Fail-Safe Return To Home, & More!
  • BUILT-IN, INTEGRATED 1080P HD WiFi CAMERA - Allows you to both take photos or record live video. Use your smartphone and free downloadable app to fly and operate your Contixo F20 RC Remote & App Controlled drone, live stream video during flight for First Person View (FPV), Bird's Eye View, etc. Comes with adjustable 5.8 GHz 1080P 30fps Wi-Fi HD camera (300m, approx 984 ft FPV distance). Works with both iPhone iOS and Google Android devices.
  • PRE-ASSEMBLED & COMPACT DESIGN - No need to assemble or put together the drone. It is ready to fly right out of the box. The small, compact, and extremely portable design makes it fun to take it anywhere and everywhere you go.
  • INCLUDES CUSTOM STORAGE CARRYING CASE - Made for the Contixo F20 RC quadcopter drone, this exclusive carrying case allows you to safely store and transport your new hobby toy. Never worry about removing and/or uninstalling the propellers or disassembling the drone again. This carrying case makes it safe and very convenient to carry your flying RC vehicle around.
  • US-BASED CUSTOMER SERVICE & TECHNICAL SUPPORT - Should you ever run into any problems or need assistance, we are here to help! We offer 24/7 e-mail support and are available for phone calls Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 am - 4 pm PST. Providing outstanding customer service is our number one priority. Includes 1-Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty against defects.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"I was right."

This is the second Amazon Renewed Drone I have purchased. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Amazon Renewed today. But u will have an extra one to exchange. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. New drone shows no issues and flies very well.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Onyx Black Max Flight Bundle with Spare Battery, a...

User Ratings: 66 10

DJI First Impressions

"GREAT EXPERIENCE!"

It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Onyx Black Max Flight Bundle with Spare Battery, and Custom Mavic Air Hard Shell Back Pack
  • DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter Drone - Onyx Black
  • The ultraportable Mavic Air features high-end flight performance and functionality for limitless exploration, 32 MP Sphere Panoramas
  • INCLUDED IN THE BOX: Drone - Remote Control - Intelligent Flight Battery - Charger - Power Cable - Propellers (Pair) x4 - Propeller Guards (set) - RC-to-Lightning Cable - RC-to-Micro USB Cable - RC-to-USB Type C cable - Gimbal Protector - Communication Cable - USB Adapter - RC Cable Sliders (Large & Small) - Carrying Case - Replacement Control Stick Pair - 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DJI Mavic Air Quadcopter Drone (Onyx Black) - DJI MAVIC AIR Intelligent Flight Battery Mavic Air accessories - Deco Gear DJI Mavic Air Hardshell Backpack
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 13 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Recommended."

The safety features are second to none. This arrived earlier than I expected from DJI. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

Overall Score
4.3


(62 Points)

6. 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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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)

7. 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)

8. DJI Mavic 2 Pro (Hasselblad Camera) with Fly More Kit Travel Bundle – 3 Batteries, Charging Hub, P...

User Ratings: 83

DJI First Impressions

"Well made."

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Controls are smooth and easy to use. It came with a sleek remote control. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro (Hasselblad Camera) with Fly More Kit Travel Bundle – 3 Batteries, Charging Hub, Professional Carrying Case and More
  • Hasselblad L1D-20C Camera provided Ultra-Image Quality; 20 MP 1 inch CMOS Sensor and Adjustable Aperture, 10 bit HRD Video
  • Up to 31 minutes flight time, 44 mph max speed, low noise propellers, 3-axis gimbal for steady shots, 8GB internal storage, Omnidirectional Obstacle Sensing
  • Mavic 2 Pro, 3 Intelligent Flight Batteries, Shoulder Bag, Charging Hub and Car Charger,Gimbal Protector, Remote Controller, 3x Propellers (Pair), Battery Charger, Power Cable, Communication Cable (USB3.0 Type-C), USB Adapter, Spare Control Sticks (Pair), RC Cable (Lightning connector), RC Cable (Standard Micro USB connector), RC Cable (USB Type-C connector)
  • ActiveTrack 2.0, Dolly Zoom, Hyperlapse, Low-Noise Design, HDR Photos
  • Extra Accessories: Unique Designed Mavic 2 Professional HardCase, 128 gb Extreme microSDXC SD card , One Set of SunnyLife ND Filter, Mavic 2 Controller Ranger Extender and TFSTOYS Propeller Bags
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Ease of use."

I think DJI definitely has a potential winner here. This DJI takes the cake with utility and functionality. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. But once I put it together it worked like a charm. The DJI is a great deal in this price range and quality.

Overall Score
4.8


(14 Points)

9. Lykus Titan MM100 Hard Case for DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo, Store Mavic Mini Unfolded with Propel...

User Ratings: 89

Lykus DCP-MM100 First Impressions

"OEM Stuff here."

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. The safety features are second to none. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • Lykus Titan MM100 Hard Case for DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo, Store Mavic Mini Unfolded with Propeller Guards On
  • Fit the Mavic Mini, up to 6 batteries, remote controller, charger, charging hub, propellers, filters, and other accessories in the Fly More Combo. Mavic Mini can be folded or unfolded with propeller guards on in the case.
  • CNC precision-cut foam is made of a special type of EVA, which is more elastic than traditional EVA to provide better absorption of pressure and shock
  • SGS certified IP67 rating allow users to carry Mavic Mini to outdoor environments with water
  • High-quality hard case made of PP plastic provides strong protection against physical collision
  • Dimension: 15.16x14.09x5.51 in / 38.5x35.8x14 cm Net Weight: 4.6 lbs / 2.1 kg
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Lykus DCP-MM100
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Lykus DCP-MM100 Final Thoughts

"Excellent frame."

It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. I was very excited to receive this Lykus DCP-MM100.

Overall Score
4.9


(39 Points)

10. GPS Drones with Camera for Adults, le-idea IDEA10 WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Wide-Angle HD Camer...

User Ratings: 60 15

le-idea First Impressions

"Takes practice."

Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Everything worked well right out of the box. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button.

  • GPS Drones with Camera for Adults, le-idea IDEA10 WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Wide-Angle HD Camera and GPS Return Home, Altitude Hold, Easy to Fly for Beginners, Follow Me RC Quadcopter Helicopter
  • ✈【GPS Assisted Flight】: Advanced GPS positioning allows IDEA 10 aircraft to safely hover, and automatically return home, to the same area that it connected to GPS. Low battery? Lost connection? Drone out of sight? No worries, it is programmed to return home! It also features follow me mode and tap fly.
  • ✈【HD FPV Camera 2.4G WiFi】: Drone with 1080P camera live video gives a panoramic view for recording your unforgettable moment. 2.4G WiFi ensures real time image transmission in high quality.
  • ✈【Map Location】: The map location feature can help you find your drone if it gets blown off course by a strong wind. The last location will appear on the map on the app.
  • ✈【Headless Mode and One Key Return Home Function】: Allows players of any level to fly the drone easily with perfect control and wonderful performance. Just simply press the button to fly the drone back, never worrying about losing the drone.
  • ✈【Foldable and Easy to Carry】: Foldable & flexible blades make the drone small and portable. Which provides a better and safer flight experience, and you can take it anywhere. ❗❗❗Calibration video of IDEA10 - https://youtu.be/iGiycKkUFfY, If you have any questions, please feel free to contact with our service team - [email protected], we are always here to help you !
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The le-idea
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le-idea Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My le-idea today. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Everything worked well right out of the box. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
4.0


(92 Points)

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