Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Ruko Camera Drones

1. Ruko F11 Pro Drone 4K Quadcopter UHD Live Video GPS Drones, FPV Drone with Camera for Adults Beginne...

User Ratings: 80 5

Ruko First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Highly recommend this drone to you all. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this!

  • Ruko F11 Pro Drone 4K Quadcopter UHD Live Video GPS Drones, FPV Drone with Camera for Adults Beginner 30 Mins Flight Time Long 2500mAh Battery Brushless Motor-Black(1 Extra Battery + Carrying Case).
  • 【 】Experience breathtaking 4K Ultra HD picture quality and 2.9k video for stunning clarity, deep contrast and vivid colors. Feeling the unbelievable beauty in ultra-high definition. The camera with a 120°FOV lens gives a broad view of the memorable moment.
  • 【 】 Equipped with upgraded 2500mAh intelligent battery provides up to 30 minutes flight time, The package comes with 1 extra battery, extends your flight time to 60 mins. (30+30 mins)
  • 【 & 】The drone can reach live video transmission of 300-500 meters. Up to 500 meters (Max1614FT) image transmission distance. With Stronger GPS positioning, F11 PRO can hover stably to catch clearer images and return to home precisely.
  • 【 】It is easier for newbies or beginners, equipped with functions like Auto Return, FPV, Tap Fly, Headless Mode, One Key Take Off/Landing, With simple press, even little boys and girls can take it under well control.
  • 【 】Ruko promises 30 days of return or exchange and 90 days free waranty. If you have any questions about our products, such as the operation of the drone, please contact us.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ruko
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Ruko Final Thoughts

"Great part!"

Seems well built and blades are well protected. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost.

Overall Score
4.6


(861 Points)

2. DJI Mavic Air Drone Quadcopter (Arctic White) Starters Bundle (Renewed)

User Ratings: 71 11

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Quality built."

Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. I have some really cool ideas for them. Picture and video quality better than expected. I have some really cool ideas for them. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

  • DJI Mavic Air Drone Quadcopter (Arctic White) Starters Bundle (Renewed)
  • The ultraportable Mavic Air features high-end flight performance and functionality for limitless exploration
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: MAVIC AIR WHITE, 64 GB MICROSD, LANDING PAD, CAMRISE USB
  • 21 MINUTE FLIGHT TIME
  • 4 KM RANGE
  • OBJECT AVOIDENCE SYSTEM
  • Recommended Age: 18 - 18 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
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Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Not Only Can You Learn On The Amazon Renewed . I have some really cool ideas for them. It seems to do just about everything. Really the best Ruko Camera Drone for the money!

Overall Score
4.2


(40 Points)

3. EMAX Tinyhawk Brushless Micro Indoor Racing Drone Whoop 75mm BNF FRSKY Ready to Fly FPV Beginners Du...

User Ratings: 72 13

EMAX First Impressions

"Thanks, EMAX!"

Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! It came with a sleek remote control. It seems to do just about everything. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

  • EMAX Tinyhawk Brushless Micro Indoor Racing Drone Whoop 75mm BNF FRSKY Ready to Fly FPV Beginners Durable Inverted Motors Full Acro Level Horizon Mode
  • Micro style drone 75mm, Lightweight and great for beginners.
  • FRSKY D8 receiver. (ONLY COMPATIBLE WITH FRSKY.)
  • Speeds up to 35mph.
  • Safe and Great for indoor racing
  • F4 processor and ultra fast Gyro system
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The EMAX
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  • Value For Money
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EMAX Final Thoughts

"Just my imagination."

But this EMAX was a complete and total win from the get go. But this EMAX was a complete and total win from the get go. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. This EMAX takes the cake with utility and functionality. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min.

Overall Score
4.2


(101 Points)

4. Lume Cube - Drone Lighting Kit for DJI Matrice Series (Matrice 100, 200, 600)

User Ratings: 67 12

LUME CUBE LC-MATRICE22 First Impressions

"Almost forgot."

Great product if you have multiple batteries. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I can press the button again and continue the flight. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature.

  • Lume Cube - Drone Lighting Kit for DJI Matrice Series (Matrice 100, 200, 600)
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The LUME CUBE LC-MATRICE22
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LUME CUBE LC-MATRICE22 Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

They made it right by sending a replacement. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable!

Overall Score
4.2


(117 Points)

5. Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, 20mins F...

User Ratings: 72 3

Potensic First Impressions

"Good for flight."

I plan to research other drone accessories built by Potensic. This is a great Ruko Camera Drone for the price. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying.

  • Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, 20mins Flight Time, Follow Me, Altitude Hold, Auto Return Home, Upgrade Brushless Motor-Navy
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D60 GPS drone adopts the advanced 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.
  • [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.
  • [1080P CAMERA] - Built-in advanced one-Axis mechanical gimbal and 1080P high-quality camera to capture the smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected. Note: 1080P content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [MULTIFUNCTION DRONE] - Combine the function of one key takeoff/landing,altitude hold, follow me, fly-by-trajectory, GPS auto-return-home, fast speed with up to 20min playtime... meet all your requirements for a high-end camera drone.
  • [WIDE COMPATIBLITY]- With both 5G & 4.2G WIFI transmission, this Potensic D60 camera drone is wide compatible with all the WIFI-enabled phones, fast transmission and convenient to share.PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.​
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Easy to fly."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Amazing Ruko Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito.

Overall Score
4.5


(134 Points)

6. DJI Mavic Mini - Drone FlyCam Quadcopter UAV with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS 30min Flight Time, l...

User Ratings: 81 6

DJI CP.MA.00000120.01 First Impressions

"Cool drone."

It came with a sleek remote control. DJI had also impressed me with their customer service. This is the second DJI Drone I have purchased. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator.

  • DJI Mavic Mini - Drone FlyCam Quadcopter UAV with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS 30min Flight Time, less than 0.55lbs, Gray
  • The compact yet powerful Mavic Mini camera drone is the perfect creative companion, capturing your moments in a way that effortlessly elevates the ordinary
  • Weighing less than 0.55lbs / 250 grams, Mavic Mini is almost as light as the average smartphone. In the United States and Canada, you can fly this camera drone without the need to register your drone with the government
  • Mavic Mini supports 12MP aerial photos and 2.7K HD videos. A 3-axis motorized gimbal provides superior camera stability and ensures clear, Ultra-smooth footage
  • Mavic Mini’s weight allows it to stay in the air longer than similar consumer FlyCams on the market. Enjoy up to 30 minutes of flight time with a fully-charged battery
  • DJI Fly App requires iOS v10.0, Android v6.0 or above. Compatible devices include: iPhone 11 Pro Max, 11 Pro, 11, XS Max, XS, XR, X, 8 Plus, 8, 7 Plus, 7, 6s Plus, 6s, 6 Plus, 6, Samsung Galaxy S10+, S10, S9+, S9 , S8+, S8, S7 edge, S7, S6, Note9, Note8, Huawei P30 Pro, P30, P20, P10, Mate 20 Pro, Mate 10, nova 5, nova 4, nova 3e, nova 2, Honor 8X, 10, 9, 20 Pro, Magic 2, Mi 8, MIX 2S, MIX 2, Redmi Note 5, Oppo Find X, R15, Vivo NEX, X27, X21, X20A, OnePlus 7, 6T, 5, Pixel 3 XL, 2 XL, 2, LG V20, LG G6
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000120.01
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DJI CP.MA.00000120.01 Final Thoughts

"Grey and black."

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. I would give it more stars if I could! Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

Overall Score
4.6


(467 Points)

7. 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
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DJI 6958265190322 Final Thoughts

"Great Ruko 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)

8. 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 Ruko 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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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 Ruko Camera Drone for the money!

Overall Score
4.3


(287 Points)

9. DJI Spark Portable Mini Quadcopter Drone Alpine White Bundle with Sandisk 32GB Memory Card, 16GB Fla...

User Ratings: 88

DJI First Impressions

"I'm impressed!"

Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. I have to say, I really like this drone.

  • DJI Spark Portable Mini Quadcopter Drone Alpine White Bundle with Sandisk 32GB Memory Card, 16GB Flash Drive, Camera Bag for DSLR and Paintshop Pro 2018
  • This BEACH CAMERA EXCLUSIVE Bundle Features The DJI SPARK Quadcopter Drone
  • With FACEAWARE, The Spark Lifts Off From Your Hand By Recognizing Your Face
  • Take AMAZING AERIAL PHOTOS Using Just Hand Gestures - NO REMOTE NEEDED
  • INCLUDED IN THE BOX: DJI SPARK Quadcopter Drone (Alpine White) - DJI Spark Drone Remote Controller - CP.PT.000792 - Propellers (6) - Intelligent Flight Battery - Charger - Micro-USB Cable - Storage Case - 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DJI Spark Quadcopter Drone - 16GB USB Flash Drive - Corel PaintShop Pro X9 Digital Download - Deluxe Carry Case - 32GB SD Memory Card - Cleaning Kit - Beach Camera Microfiber Cloth
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. It seems to do just about everything.

Overall Score
4.9


(14 Points)

10. 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
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  • Value For Money
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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)

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