Editor's Choice - Our Favorite PowerTRC Camera Drones

1. PowerTRC Q333 - B 2.4GHz 4CH 6 Axis Gyro WiFi FPV RC Quadcopter RTF Aircraft With 0.3MP Camera

User Ratings: 64 20

PowerTRC First Impressions

"It was great."

Highly recommend this drone to you all. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. The liability insurance is worth it. I would definitely buy this one again!

  • PowerTRC Q333 - B 2.4GHz 4CH 6 Axis Gyro WiFi FPV RC Quadcopter RTF Aircraft With 0.3MP Camera
  • Unique Design: It has the advantages of modular structure, firmness, stability, simple assembly as well as convenient assembly and dis-assembly.
  • 6-Axis Gyro Control System: With built-in 6D gyro system, this quadcopter has the characteristics of stable fight and easy operation.
  • One Press Automatic Return: Pressing headless mode button 2 seconds, the remote control occur by bit noise, aircraft tail light flashes quickly, the aircraft began to return. Make it easier to find the way home.
  • Headless Mode: You just need to control the transmitter, the aircraft can be arbitrary direction forward, backward, turn left, turn right, no need to worry about it lose of control.
  • 360 Degrees Roll Function: The quadcopter will flip forward / backward / leftward / leftward / rightward according to your instructions.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The PowerTRC
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

PowerTRC Final Thoughts

"It was great."

Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. It is super responsive and performs well. I've crashed my PowerTRC hundreds of times. Amazing PowerTRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall.

Overall Score
4.0


(27 Points)

2. DJI Mavic Pro 4K Quadcopter with Remote Controller, 2 Batteries, with 1-Year Warranty - Gray

User Ratings: 73 11

DJI Mavic Pro First Impressions

"And the DJI."

I would give it more stars if I could! It's well designed and self protected. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. Besides that though its a great little drone.

  • DJI Mavic Pro 4K Quadcopter with Remote Controller, 2 Batteries, with 1-Year Warranty - Gray
  • Mavic Pro + 1 Extra New Battery
  • Offers up to 4.3 miles (7km) of transmission range - Fly at up to 40mph (64kmh) or for as long as 27-minutes - True 4K, fully stabilized ensures smooth footage - Fly by Phone over Wi-Fi for even easier flight
  • Gimbal-Stabilized 12MP / 4K Camera
  • OcuSync Transmission Technology
  • See description below for a list of included accessories
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI Mavic Pro
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

DJI Mavic Pro Final Thoughts

"Ease of use."

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. Controls are smooth and easy to use. I can press the button again and continue the flight. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. But this DJI Mavic Pro was a complete and total win from the get go.

Overall Score
4.3


(122 Points)

3. 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
  • Picture Quality
  • 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)

4. Odyssey Toys Airplanes Ody-1716NX Real Drone That Takes HD Video and Pictures. Fold Out Motors Makes...

ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN First Impressions

"She enjoys it!"

It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Not Only Can You Learn On The ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. But this ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN was a complete and total win from the get go.

  • Odyssey Toys Airplanes Ody-1716NX Real Drone That Takes HD Video and Pictures. Fold Out Motors Makes It The Same Size As a Smartphone-So It Really Does Fit in Your Pocket, Green, 5.52.8.6
  • Powered by a 2.4 GHz frequency and armed with a 720P HD camera
  • Zip it around, take clear aerial video and stills, indoors or out, and store them on the included micro SD card.
  • Take your pictures and videos and save them for posterity or post them on social media and revel in the likes and COMMENTS on your bird's eye views and amazing pilot skills.
  • The motors on this little copter fold out for flying and in for storage, so you can carry it conveniently in your pocket, purse or backpack.
  • Smart fly technology and auto hover feature allow easy control of the drone Regardless of which way it's facing.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN
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  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN Final Thoughts

"They work great!"

This is the second ODYSSEY Drone I have purchased. But this ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN was a complete and total win from the get go. Amazing PowerTRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. The camera on this thing is awesome. Amazing PowerTRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. Goolsky Syma X25W RC Drone with Adjustable 720P Camera WiFi FPV Drone Optical Flow Positioning Altit...

Goolsky First Impressions

"OEM product."

I could not have made a better purchase. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. The liability insurance is worth it. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

  • Goolsky Syma X25W RC Drone with Adjustable 720P Camera WiFi FPV Drone Optical Flow Positioning Altitude Hold RC Quadcopter
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Goolsky
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Goolsky Final Thoughts

"Excellent frame."

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. This is our first drone that uses GPS. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Foxeer Predator Micro 1000TVL 1.8mm 110 Degree M8 Lens Super WDR FPV Camera with OSD DC5V-40V Low La...

User Ratings: 50

FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO First Impressions

"Charges well."

Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

  • Foxeer Predator Micro 1000TVL 1.8mm 110 Degree M8 Lens Super WDR FPV Camera with OSD DC5V-40V Low Latency
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

FOXEER FOXEER-PREDATOR-MICRO Final Thoughts

"OEM product."

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. But overall, I am very happy with the product. I would definitely buy this one again!

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

7. EACHINE E520S GPS Drone with 4K Camera for Adults, 5G WiFi FPV Live Video GPS Return Home 32mins Fli...

User Ratings: 59 12

EACHINE First Impressions

"And was lost!"

EACHINE had also impressed me with their customer service. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

  • EACHINE E520S GPS Drone with 4K Camera for Adults, 5G WiFi FPV Live Video GPS Return Home 32mins Flight Time Follow Me RC Professional Quadcopter for Adults Carrying Case and Two Batteries
  • 【5G WIFI 4K HD CAMERA】5G WIFI FPV real-time synchronous transmission, no need to worry about any interruption, the range can be 250 meters. The 4K HD camera can clearly capture every detail.
  • 【GPS POSITIONING SYSTEM】GPS positioning gives you the precise positioning details of the drone, keeping track of the position of the Drone and providing automatic return.
  • 【FOLLOW ME MODES】 Follow to the GPS in your smartphone, ensuring your drone automatically follows and captures you wherever you go.
  • 【ALL-ROUND FUNCTIONS】Headless mode, altitude hold and one key takeoff / landing for easier operation, no need to worry about orientation and with a simple press on the button your drone will rise to a height or land, perfect for beginners.
  • 【LONG FLYING TIME & CONTROL DISTANCE】Equipped with 2x1200mAh high-performance battery and one carrying case, up to 32min(16min per battery) flying time and 250m control distance, giving you a more pleasant flight experience.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The EACHINE
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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EACHINE Final Thoughts

"Fantastic PowerTRC Camera Drone!"

Controls are smooth and easy to use. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.1


(51 Points)

8. DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo Collapsible Quadcopter Drone Bundle

User Ratings: 73 14

DJI CP.PT.000500 First Impressions

"What can I say?"

Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards.

  • DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo Collapsible Quadcopter Drone Bundle
  • Fly for miles. From your pocket; Inside the Mavic's pocket-sized remote controller is DJI's brand new OcuSync transmission technology, with a range of 4.3mi (7km) and Full HD 1080p video streaming; No bumps and scrapes When you know what's in front of you, you won't bump into it. The same is true of the Mavic. Using FlightAutonomy it can see obstacles as far away as 49ft (15m) in front, so that it can fly at up to 22mph (36kph) while avoiding the things it sees.
  • Absolute Precision; FlightAutonomy technology means the Mavic can hover precisely in more environments, and automatically land almost exactly where you took off. Stay flying longer; Why fly for 10 or 15 minutes when you can fly for up to 27? With the Mavic you can.
  • Use every single pixel; The Mavic is the only drone of its size to carry an integrated high-precision 3-axis mechanical camera stabilization system, giving you crystal clear photos and smooth videos, without losing a single pixel. True 4K video. No compromises; When you have a 4K sensor, you expect 4K results without compromises. Every shot you take with the Mavic Pro can be up to 4K, captured at 30 frames per second.
  • Photos with altitude; Everyone loves a good photo. Whether you just want to take a snap or are building up your portfolio, the Mavic's 12-megapixel camera with Adobe DNG RAW support is ready to shoot. Get in the frame; Get selfies like you've never seen before with Gesture Mode. With the Mavic in the air pointing at you, a gesture is all it takes to take a photo.
  • Includes: Mavic Pro Quadcopter - Remote Controller - 3 Intelligent Flight Batteries - 5 x 8330 Folding Propellers - Gimbal Clamp - Charger - AC Power Cable - 16GB microSD Card - Micro-USB Cable - RC Cable with Lightning Connector - RC Cable with Micro-USB Connector - 2 RC Cable Slider - Charging Hub - Mavic Shoulder Bag - 32 GB Card - Landing Gear Stabilizers - Memory Card Reader - Cleaning Cloth
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.PT.000500
  • Video Quality
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DJI CP.PT.000500 Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

I have some really cool ideas for them. I have to say, I really like this drone. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. I have recommended the DJI CP.PT.000500 to my friends.

Overall Score
4.2


(142 Points)

9. Holy Stone FPV Drone with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Pocket Drones with Optical Flow Posit...

User Ratings: 59 11

Holy Stone First Impressions

"So far so good."

Amazing PowerTRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Really the best PowerTRC Camera Drone for the money! Really pleased with the Holy Stone performance.

  • Holy Stone FPV Drone with Camera for Adults 1080P HD, Foldable Pocket Drones with Optical Flow Positioning, Handheld Camera Mode, Power Bank Function, Flashlight Mode, Modular Battery, 8GB Card, HS161
  • ⭐OPTICAL FLOW POSITIONING: The technology of optical flow positioning makes the drone hover more stable, and achieve better performance in precise location and photograph.
  • ⭐CAPTURE PERFECT MOMENTS: 1080p HD camera with 60°manual adjustable angle and FPV real-time Wi-Fi Transmission let you experience the fast and clear first person view flight and brings the excellent video and picture for you.( 8GB TF card is included)
  • ⭐BEST TRAVEL PARTNER: HS161 can be used as a hand-held camera to take photo/video, shooting wonderful moments quickly and smooth. And the drone has built in flash lights which are bright enough to help in emergency situations.
  • ⭐POWER BANK FUNCTION: It features a creative design which equipped with a USB port, making the drone as a 1000mAh power bank. Quick charge for iphone 6s plus from 0 to 40%.
  • ⭐EXTREME PORTABILITY: Foldable arms design makes the drone compact and portable, convenient to carry out. Just slip it to your bag and take it with you anywhere. Unfolding dimensions: 10.03*8.66*1.25 IN; Folding dimensions: 7.08*1.57*1.25 IN
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"I am happy I did."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Everything worked well right out of the box. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. So no complaints here.

Overall Score
4.1


(179 Points)

10. SNAPTAIN SP300 Mini Drone, Hand Operated RC Quadcopter w/Throw’N Go, Multiple Remote Controls, G-S...

User Ratings: 73 7

SNAPTAIN First Impressions

"Super durable!"

Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. The durability of this SNAPTAIN is ridiculous. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Really the best PowerTRC Camera Drone for the money!

  • SNAPTAIN SP300 Mini Drone, Hand Operated RC Quadcopter w/Throw’N Go, Multiple Remote Controls, G-Sensor Mode, 3D Flips, Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, Speed Adjustment, One Key Return
  • THREE REMOTES, TRIPLE HAPPINESS - Meet SNAPTAIN SP300, a mini drone comes with three control remotes - standard mini remote, G-sensor watch remote and water-drop-shaped remote, three remotes bring you triple happiness.
  • STUNNING LIGHT SHOW - Lighting the night up with SNAPTAIN SP300 RC drone as loading with bright LED strips, which add luster to high-speed rotation, circle fly and any other functions. Two detachable batteries fulfill a longer journey up to 16 minutes.
  • HAND OPERATED DRONE - Infrared motion sensors to detect obstacles and the SP300 hand operated drone will fly in the opposite direction. Just put down the remotes and try a new way to control the mini drone in the palm of your hands.
  • EVEN MORE COOL - A gentle toss to get started the SP300 with self-flying and keep self-rotation. G-sensor watch remote - a new control way make SP300 a more cool hand operated RC drone. Just wear the watch and the drone will flying as your wish.
  • SMALL BODY WITH ROBUST FUNCTIONS - Headless mode and three speed levels fulfill more flight possibilities. One key operation - one key take off / landing and one key return functions make it more easier to all flyers, no matter kids, beginners or skilled users.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SNAPTAIN
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SNAPTAIN Final Thoughts

"They love it!"

Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. It's well designed and self protected. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. I would definitely buy this one again!

Overall Score
4.5


(214 Points)

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