Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Pin Hole Camera Drones

1. Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch ...

Flysight First Impressions

"Well made."

So no complaints here. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. This arrived earlier than I expected from Flysight. Flysight had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch 960 x 240 HD Wearable Display Screen Watch for DIY RC Camera Helicopter Quadcopter Drone Airplane
  • 【Perfect Accessory】: Wearable receiver watch, can be used as a monitor watch to view pin hole camera transmitting on 5.8 Ghz super convenient for using and looks really cool
  • 【High Definition】: With 960*240 resolution and 2 inch LCD display, good enough to read the data on the screen
  • 【No Wait】: Achieve real-time sharing of aerial video images, interactive, high playability, suitable for parent-child interaction
  • 【Stable Performance】 : Built-in 3dBi copper tube 5.8G antenna, the transmission distance is far, Image transmission zero time delay
  • 【Power by 】: Built in 500MAH lithium battery, with USB charging line, convenient charging, use time of up to 100 minutes
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Flysight
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Flysight Final Thoughts

"Almost forgot."

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. The battery is very easy to replace. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. I was very excited to receive this Flysight .

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

2. EMAX Tinyhawk 2.5" Freestyle BNF 2s FRSKY Outdoor Drone Carbon Fiber Quad for Beginners

User Ratings: 64 10

Tiny Hawk First Impressions

"Great skin!"

The Tiny Hawk is a great deal in this price range and quality. Amazing Pin Hole Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Besides that though its a great little drone. We've started a collection of Tiny Hawk drones now. I love this Pin Hole Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

  • EMAX Tinyhawk 2.5" Freestyle BNF 2s FRSKY Outdoor Drone Carbon Fiber Quad for Beginners
  • The Tinyhawk Freestyle is the ultimate micro outdoor racing drone designed for beginners and experienced pilots alike.
  • Brushless Motor for Power: Utilizing a unique power system consisting of an all-new 1103 brushless motor paired together with the AVAN Rush 2.5 inch propeller, the Tinyhawk Freestyle offers unparalleled execution in thrust, control, and flight time.
  • Dual Battery Connector: Pilots can use two Tinyhawk batteries simultaneously in order to increase the voltage and overall power output for outdoor performance with flight times about 8 minutes.
  • EMAX Tiny receiver compatible with Frsky remote control D8/D16 mode. Fast F4 Processor for smooth stable flight characteristics, 600TVL CMOS Camera included for fun FPV flight.
  • Aerospace Grade Carbon Fiber Material: The body frame features a newly designed aerospace grade carbon fiber, ultimate durability while maintaining minimal weight is achieved.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Tiny Hawk
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Tiny Hawk Final Thoughts

"As a first drone."

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. I have some really cool ideas for them. The liability insurance is worth it.

Overall Score
4.2


(149 Points)

3. Professional Carrying Case for DJI Spark with Space for 6 Batteries and Much More Accessories (Spark...

User Ratings: 87 4

mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX First Impressions

"Other than that."

This is a great Pin Hole Camera Drone for the price. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. They made it right by sending a replacement. Everything worked well right out of the box.

  • Professional Carrying Case for DJI Spark with Space for 6 Batteries and Much More Accessories (Spark Explorer)
  • Here we go! Our new DJI Spark Carry Case Fly More Explorer Edition is the perfect buddy for your adventures! It gives you the space for all the Fly More Combo Kit accessories, the controller and many more. With more space for batteries you can hold your bird much longer in the sky. This case fits the following accessories: DJI Spark, Remote Controller, 6 spare batteries, 1x charging hub or cell phone, SD Cards, Charging Cables etc.
  • This case fits the following accessories: Controller, 6 spare batteries, 1x charging hub or cell phone, SD Cards, Charging Cables etc
  • In detail you can store: 1 x DJI Spark (Props attached) ,6 x Batteries (1 installed in Spark) , 8 x Spare Props , 4 x Prop Guards , 1 x Remote Controller , 1 x Power Supply + Cable , 1 x Charging Hub or Smartphone , 1 x Accessory compartment for Cables etc.,4 x SD Cards
  • Our MC-CASES Custom foam for the DJI Spark is made with LOVE in Munich, Germany. Best foam and carry case quality you can get.
  • Water-jet precision cut and milling with closed cell foam (LD27 / LD28 / LD29 / NA36) to resist water and dust infiltration. Made in Germany, Shipped Worldwide, Waterproof and dust tight (IP67 certificate / MIL-C-4150), Trigger release latch system, Lifetime replacement guarantee. Weight: 1,2 Kg - Dimensions: 13.23 x 11.81 x 5.83 inches.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

I have some really cool ideas for them. I like the functionality of the mc-cases MCC-SPARK-1EX. Picture and video quality better than expected. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

Overall Score
4.7


(96 Points)

4. Holy Stone HS170 Predator Mini RC Helicopter Drone 2.4Ghz 6-Axis Gyro 4 Channels Quadcopter Good Cho...

User Ratings: 62 11

Holy Stone HS170-FBA First Impressions

"In no time."

The durability of this Holy Stone HS170-FBA is ridiculous. The battery is very easy to replace. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

  • Holy Stone HS170 Predator Mini RC Helicopter Drone 2.4Ghz 6-Axis Gyro 4 Channels Quadcopter Good Choice for Drone Training
  • Headless security system enables players of any level to fly the drone easily
  • 2. 4GHz technology adopted for anti-interference
  • More stable and flexible with 6-axis gyro stabilization system
  • Good PERFORMANCE of wind-resistant control range: About 30-50 meters
  • Flight time: about 6-8 minutes Charging time: about 45-60 minutes (under currents input 0. 5A-1a)
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone HS170-FBA
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone HS170-FBA Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Everything worked well right out of the box. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. This is an essential process for proper flight.

Overall Score
4.1


(6420 Points)

5. Crazepony GEPRC GEP-LX5 X 230 Carbon Fiber FPV Frame with Output 5v 3A and 12V 0.5A BEC PDB for Raci...

User Ratings: 63 19

Crazepony First Impressions

"Works fantastic."

I was very excited to receive this Crazepony . Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Crazepony.

  • Crazepony GEPRC GEP-LX5 X 230 Carbon Fiber FPV Frame with Output 5v 3A and 12V 0.5A BEC PDB for Racing Drone QAV-X210 QAV-X250 (GEP-LX5 X220(Gold))
  • Aviation aluminum 7075 high-precision CNC fuselage, very strong resistance to blast,and 3K high strength carbon board to ensure that the frame is strong.
  • "True X" Structure. Suitable for competition and Freestyle fancy flying
  • 13.5mm wide, 4mm thick arm design, small wind resistance coefficient;5 inch wheelbase 220mm, have wider air through
  • Two sets of cameras side panel, support HS1190 HS1170, Swift, ovf lens, etc;The camera is adjustable, 0 to 60 degrees
  • Come with a piece of PDB, take BEC output 5V 3 A and 12V 0.5A
  • Recommended Age: 120 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crazepony
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Crazepony Final Thoughts

"Simply awesome!"

It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. We've started a collection of Crazepony drones now. I can press the button again and continue the flight. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

Overall Score
4.1


(17 Points)

6. DJI FPV Remote Controller - Mode 2

User Ratings: 80

DJI 6958265190322 First Impressions

"Quality build."

Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. I can press the button again and continue the flight. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up. This is our first drone, never used one before.

  • DJI FPV Remote Controller - Mode 2
  • DJI FPV Remote Controller (includes battery)
  • Remarkable HD image
  • Instant playback Broadcasting supported
  • Clearer viewing options
  • Stable and clear video transmission
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI 6958265190322
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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DJI 6958265190322 Final Thoughts

"Great Pin Hole Camera Drone!"

I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. The battery is very easy to replace. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
4.4


(7 Points)

7. HUBSAN H501S Drone GPS FPV with 1080P HD Camera 5.8G Live Video RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mo...

User Ratings: 60

HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black First Impressions

"Ten minutes."

We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. I think HUBSAN definitely has a potential winner here. I think the HUBSAN app will take some getting used to.

  • HUBSAN H501S Drone GPS FPV with 1080P HD Camera 5.8G Live Video RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mode,Automatic Return, Headless Mode Great for Adults with Two of Drone Batteries(Upgraded Version )
  • HUBSAN H501S Functions:5.8G FPV Real-time Video Transmission,1080P HD Camera,Follow Me Mode,Headless Mode, Altitude mode,Automatic Return,Fail-safe Mode,GPS accurate positioning location
  • Structures:Strong stability with 6 Axis Gyro , stronger wind resistance, easier to control. Unmatched Brushless Motor is made by the superb technology, more powerful and more durable
  • Drone with Camera:5.8G FPV with 1080P HD camera are tuned amazingly to capture stunning pictures and videos from the sky. Built-in GPS(Universal version) positioning system, the accurate positioning location, perfect advanced follower.
  • Power and Distance:The intelligent battery with large capacity extends the flying time last to 20 minutes 5.8G wireless video transmission distance:300m,Max Flight radius:300m(Standard Version)
  • Protection:The drone will enter into the fail-safe mode when the connection is lost from the transmitter. The flight control system will control the quadcopter to return to the home point and land automatically. The fail-safe mode helps to avoid further injuries or damages
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black
  • Video Quality
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  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black Final Thoughts

"Fast shipment!"

Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. I would give it more stars if I could!

Overall Score
4.6


(12 Points)

8. DJI Phantom 3 Professional and Advance Bottom Cover Shell with LED

User Ratings: 83

DJI P3-30-BOP First Impressions

"I like that."

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. Amazing Pin Hole Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. I have recommended the DJI P3-30-BOP to my friends.

  • DJI Phantom 3 Professional and Advance Bottom Cover Shell with LED
  • Phantom 3 Professional and Advance Bottom Shell
  • Comes with 4 LEDs and Center Battery Compartment
  • Use For P3 Pro/Adv - DOESN'T fit P3 Standard
  • OEM DJI Part - Brand New
  • Made by DJI
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI P3-30-BOP
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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DJI P3-30-BOP Final Thoughts

"Cool case."

The durability of this DJI P3-30-BOP is ridiculous. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. But overall, I am very happy with the product. Not Only Can You Learn On The DJI P3-30-BOP. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this!

Overall Score
4.8


(14 Points)

9. Holy Stone FPV Foldable Drone with Camera for Kids and Beginners, RC Quadcopter with 720P HD, 2 Flig...

User Ratings: 54 15

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. Highly recommend this drone to you all. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. Highly recommend this drone to you all.

  • Holy Stone FPV Foldable Drone with Camera for Kids and Beginners, RC Quadcopter with 720P HD, 2 Flight Modes, APP Control, 3D Flip, Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, 2 Modular Batteries, Carrying Case,Red
  • ⭐WIFI FPV TRANSMISSION: The real-time transmission is seamlessly transmitted over a stable 2.4GHz frequency. As the drone takes to sky, watch the video on your mobile device and record video or take photos, as well as convenient to share your wonderful moments to your social media.
  • ⭐EXPERIENCE MORE: Features 2 flight modes, providing you a more stable performance when folded in, as well as altitude hold, headless mode, multiple speed modes, LED lights, low-battery alarm and one-key star/landing. You can also experience more excellent features like FPV camera function, 3D flips in extended mode.
  • ⭐LONGER FLIGHT TIME: 2 Modular batteries of drone and transmitter are interchangeable which support a longer flight time and extend the fun for you and your family.
  • ⭐SAFETY PROTECTION GUARDS: Foldable design with soft 360° propeller guards make it safe enough for the beginner, expert especially kids. What’s more, the durable rubbery plastic and protection guards protect the propeller from collision. Keep flying safety.
  • ⭐EASY TO CARRY OUT: Compact body with the portable carrying case, bring you a lot of convenience. Allow you to organize your drone and accessories in this portable case. You can take the drone to anywhere.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

Overall Score
4.0


(48 Points)

10. Foldable Drone, SYMA X56W RC Quadcopter with Camera, 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro, WiFi FPV Live Video, Altitu...

User Ratings: 73 9

SYMA First Impressions

"Too bad, So sad."

It's also important to take your time with the installation. But u will have an extra one to exchange. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Could not get the remote camera controls to work.

  • Foldable Drone, SYMA X56W RC Quadcopter with Camera, 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro, WiFi FPV Live Video, Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, One Key Start, Easy to Fly for Beginners, Kids, White
  • [Foldable Design&Easy Carry] Compared with unfoldable 14*14*2.17 inch, foldable size is7.48*5.91*2.17 inch which is samller fitted to pocket package. It is very convenient to carry or store.
  • [With Flash light to Guide】Quadcopter with Flash Light and lighting the light to identify director at night which supports you fly at any time and place.
  • [2 Batteries with Longer Flight Time] A longer flight time will be offered as it has 2 pcs Batteries, you can enjoy the flight continually for a good time with your family, friends and then share them to your social platform.
  • [Great Gifts for Beginners with Multi-function】Drone with these functions:Headless mode:to help to fly without thinking the director. Altitduce Hold:to help keep the Height without controlling the height. One key start or landing:to help to fly and easy to operate i t . One key return:to help to back flying point without other opetare and so on.
  • [Qualifited with several certificates]-- FCC, CE, ROHS, EN71, EN62115, EN60825, R&TTE, PAHS, HR4040, 6P, ASTM,REACH. Compatible with US standard. It is very safety for Beginners and kids playing.
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SYMA
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

SYMA Final Thoughts

"They love it!"

I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. Highly recommend this drone to you all. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. I think the SYMA app will take some getting used to. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

Overall Score
4.4


(11 Points)

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