Editor's Choice - Our Favorite SIMREX Camera Drones

1. SIMREX X300C Mini Drone RC Quadcopter Foldable Altitude Hold Headless RTF 360 Degree FPV Video WiFi ...

User Ratings: 61 11

SIMREX First Impressions

"I like that."

I think the SIMREX app will take some getting used to. I think SIMREX definitely has a potential winner here. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. We've started a collection of SIMREX drones now. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

  • SIMREX X300C Mini Drone RC Quadcopter Foldable Altitude Hold Headless RTF 360 Degree FPV Video WiFi 720P HD Camera 6-Axis Gyro 4CH 2.4Ghz Remote Control Super Easy Fly for Training (White)
  • Phone direct control with transmission OR transmitter contorl with Smart phone. Apple IOS / Android phones compatible
  • 360 Degree Flips & Rolls. One key 3D rolling special effects. Flip in 4-Ways Flip(left,right,forward,backward). Continuous roll for perfect action and wonderful performance.
  • Headless Security Mode. When eyes can't identify the orientation of the drone, the Headless Mode can help to control easier and prevent from losing the direction.
  • Equipped with the latest 6-axis Gyro flight control systems, provide better and safer using experience.
  • Range: About 30-45 Meters. Flight Tim: About 8-10 Minutes. Charging Time: About 60 Minutes
  • Batteries: 1 Nonstandard Battery batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SIMREX
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SIMREX Final Thoughts

"Fast shipment!"

The battery is very easy to replace. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. I went directly with the high speed. Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. It seems to do just about everything.

Overall Score
4.1


(558 Points)

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2. SIMREX X900 Drone Optical Flow Positioning RC Quadcopter with 1080P HD Camera, Altitude Hold Headles...

User Ratings: 74 10

SIMREX First Impressions

"Super durable!"

Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I have some really cool ideas for them. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable.

  • SIMREX X900 Drone Optical Flow Positioning RC Quadcopter with 1080P HD Camera, Altitude Hold Headless Mode, Foldable FPV Drones WiFi Live Video 3D Flips 6axis RTF Easy Fly Steady for Learning White
  • Phone direct control with transmission OR transmitter contorl with Smart phone. Apple IOS / Android phones compatible.
  • Altitude Hold. You can release the throttle stick and the drone will keep the current height. One key take off and landing, super easy to fly & easy to shoot quality images or videos with WIFI Real-Time HD carmera.
  • Headless Security Mode. The pilot can fly the drone to any location without worrying about which diretion the drone is facing. Help bignner to prevent from losing the direction.
  • Foldable Design. Bring it anywhere, saves the space with folding size: 130×90×45mm.
  • Range: About 80-120 Meters. Flight Time: About 12-15 Minutes. Charging Time: About 90 Minutes.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SIMREX
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SIMREX Final Thoughts

"He had a blast."

The controls have zero noticeable lag. The durability of this SIMREX is ridiculous. When powered on the blue lights are stunning. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble.

Overall Score
4.4


(382 Points)

3. SIMREX X11 Upgraded GPS Drone with 1080P HD Camera 2-Axis Self stabilizing Gimbal 5G WiFi FPV Video ...

User Ratings: 73 11

SIMREX X11 First Impressions

"Flew perfectly."

It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I think SIMREX definitely has a potential winner here.

  • SIMREX X11 Upgraded GPS Drone with 1080P HD Camera 2-Axis Self stabilizing Gimbal 5G WiFi FPV Video RC Quadcopter Auto Return Home with Follow Me Altitude Hold Headless Brushless Motor Remote Control
  • Drone with GPS Location & Auto Return Assisted Flight:Provides you with accurate positioning details of your drone.When your drone is Runaway or in Low Power, the drone can auto-return. Never worrying about losing the drone.
  • 1080P HD 108°FOV Adjustable FPV Camera: Captures high-quality video and aerial photos for the memorable moments. See the world through the eyes of a bird on your phone.
  • Headless Mode: Orientation of the drone is in relation to the operation, when eyes can't identify the orientation of the drone, the Headless Mode can help to control easier and prevent from losing the direction.
  • Ultra-Long Flying Time: Capacity of the battery is up to 3150mAh, which provides about 22 minutes ultra-long flight time. And it can reach up to 500m control distance giving you a more extensive flight experience.
  • Easy to fly: With functions like One Key Take off/Land/Return, Altitude Hold Mode, Headless Mode, and High/Low Speeds Switch and Trajectory Flight. Best choice with enough fun for beginners.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SIMREX X11
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SIMREX X11 Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. I think the SIMREX app will take some getting used to. Great product if you have multiple batteries. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have.

Overall Score
4.3


(382 Points)

4. UPAIR One Plus 2.7K Drone with Camera for Adults, Quadcopter with APP WiFi Transmission, GPS Auto Re...

UPair First Impressions

"OEM product."

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. Picture and video quality better than expected. So no complaints here. This arrived earlier than I expected from UPair. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

  • UPAIR One Plus 2.7K Drone with Camera for Adults, Quadcopter with APP WiFi Transmission, GPS Auto Return Home, Headless Mode,Altitude Hold Functions
  • 2.7K HD Camera with 2-axis Gimbal: Capture high definition footage and directly save to the SD card; Integrated into a 2-axis high-precision gimbal for camera and dynamically adjust camera pitch angle to catch clearer images.
  • 5.8G FPV Wi-Fi Transmission: This FPV drone can be connected via WiFi. Works with UPair APP system and takes pictures, video in no time. 5.8G real-time transmission, lets you see what your drone sees!
  • Smarter Return Home: GPS assisted flight, rc drone can perform automatically return home when the drone lost signal, out of range or low power, never have to worry about flying it away.
  • Professional Flight Experience: High-capacity 5400mAh intelligent battery yields up to 19 minutes for each charge. Farther Control Distance (Max3280FT)and Live Video Transmission Range(Max2624FT) than the others ordinary gps drones, you can immerse yourself in a substantial flight.
  • Easy and Fun to Fly: It is easier for newbies or beginners, assisted with functions like Auto Return, Headless Mode, One Key Landing, with simple press, even little boys and girls can take it under well control.
  • Batteries: 1 AA batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 15 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The UPair
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UPair Final Thoughts

"Loving it so far."

I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. But this UPair was a complete and total win from the get go. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

5. Drone with Camera, DEERC HS110D Drone for Beginners with 720P HD FPV Camera 120° FOV RC Quadcopter ...

User Ratings: 63 11

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Loving it so far."

Everything you need to fly and fly a lot. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I think the Holy Stone app will take some getting used to. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! This arrived earlier than I expected from Holy Stone.

  • Drone with Camera, DEERC HS110D Drone for Beginners with 720P HD FPV Camera 120° FOV RC Quadcopter for Kids and Adults with Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, 3D Flips and Modular Battery
  • Fop Wi-Fi camera: allows you to see what the drone see from a bird's-eye view, 720P HD and 120° FOV lens helps to capture every wonderful moments.
  • Altitude hold: this function allows the drone to maintain a ‘hands- free’ hover in mid-air. It allows an easy, stable, flight experience making this a perfect drone for beginners and kids.
  • Headless mode: orientation of the drone is in relation to the pilot! Easier to control and fly back when the drone is out of sight, you'll have total control for a straightforward flying experience.
  • Modular battery and camera: The 3.7V 1000mAh high capacity battery can support a longer flying time; the modularized design of battery and camera offers more convenience and safety.
  • Fun to fly: you can operate the drone through an app in your smart phone and activate multiple functions, such as 360° flips, one key start/landing
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Arrived next day."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. But this Holy Stone was a complete and total win from the get go. I've crashed my Holy Stone hundreds of times. I went directly with the high speed.

Overall Score
4.2


(56 Points)

6. AKASO A200 Drone with Camera 720P FPV Drones Live Video 6-Axis Gyro 2.4GHz Altitude Hold Foldable Ar...

User Ratings: 60 12

AKASO . First Impressions

"I was right."

This is the second AKASO Drone I have purchased. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I've crashed my AKASO . hundreds of times. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. AKASO had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • AKASO A200 Drone with Camera 720P FPV Drones Live Video 6-Axis Gyro 2.4GHz Altitude Hold Foldable Arms RC Drones for Kids Beginners Adults - (New Version Controller)
  • 3D FLIP & ROLLS: A200 folding drone controller comes with the latest technology of 6-Axis Gyro flying control system offer strong stability. When it's stable, you can get it doing more tricks: up/downward, left/rightward, 360 degree rotate, etc. (New Version Controller)
  • ALTITUDE HOVER FUNCTION: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allow 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.
  • 720P HD FPV CAMERA: Equipped with adjustable 720P HD camera to record high quality video or take clear images. Capture your friends and family from aerial view shots and see the world from a new angle.
  • ONE KEY RETURN & HEADLESS MODE: With one key return mode, avoid losing the aircraft with the simple push of a button. Tips: You must be in Headless mode to use this. When you hold the one-key return button, the drone will return and land near the transmitter.
  • FOLDABLE QUADCOPTER DESIGN: Using foldable aerofoil technology to protect the arms;the AKASO A200 drone is easy to take with you anywhere.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The AKASO .
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AKASO . Final Thoughts

"Fast delivery."

Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove.

Overall Score
4.1


(411 Points)

7. GILOBABY RC Quadcopter Drone 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro, Night Light Mode, 12-15 Min Long Time Flying, O...

User Ratings: 61 15

GILOBABY First Impressions

"Other than that."

I went directly with the high speed. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. The GILOBABY is well built, and the controls work well. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. I can press the button again and continue the flight.

  • GILOBABY RC Quadcopter Drone 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro, Night Light Mode, 12-15 Min Long Time Flying, One-Key Return, Headless Mode, Altitude Hold, 3D Flips, Good for Beginners, Adults & Kids
  • 【Ultra-long flying time】the battery can provide a 12-15 minutes ultra-long flying time after 60 minutes charging. Comes with built-in battery.
  • 【Stable flight & altitude hold mode】drone altitude specified a flight mode. With the 6-axis gyro flight control system, This drone will fly stably. The quadcopter can do 360° circle and fly at high speeds, offering you a special and exciting feeling.
  • 【One key take off/ landing】allow beginners to easy to fly the drone without any skill. One Touch down function is most important to protect the drone when it is out of control or low battery power, The drone will fly down slowly and land on the ground automatically before the motors stopping.
  • 【Headless mode】 in headless State, the operator just needs to control the aircraft in accordance with the direction of remote Control's operating Rod. Drone size: 15*15*2.8inch/38*38*7cm
  • 【Great Christmas gift idea】it is user-friendly for beginners and hobby users. A great idea to share with your children or friends as a birthday gift or christmas gift.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GILOBABY
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GILOBABY Final Thoughts

"Totally worth it!"

I would give it more stars if I could! Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I like the functionality of the GILOBABY .

Overall Score
4.0


(54 Points)

8. 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
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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)

9. DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Fly More Combo, Waterproof Hard Case and Backpack, Hasselblad ...

User Ratings: 73 6

DJI DJI mavic pro First Impressions

"That's for sure!"

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. But u will have an extra one to exchange. I think the DJI app will take some getting used to. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Fly More Combo, Waterproof Hard Case and Backpack, Hasselblad Camera, 3 Batteries, ND Filters, Tablet Mount, 128GB SD Card, Landing Pad, VR Goggles Bundle Kit
  • In stock ships today sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer with the DJI mavic 2 Pro see the bigger picture: equipped with a Hasselblad l1d-20c camera with a 20MP 1” CMOS sensor, The magic 2 lets you capture gorgeous aerial shorts in stunning color detail.
  • Sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer up to 31 minutes flight time, 44 mph max speed, 907G takeoff weight, 3-axis gimbal for steady shorts, 8GB internal storage, SD card support up to 128 GB
  • Sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer enjoy live view in real time during flight and record 4K videos at higher bit rates with advanced H. 265 compression.
  • Sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer functions include active track 2. 0, omnidirectional obstacle sensing, Hyper lapse, low-noise design, adjustable aperture, HDR photos
  • Sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer sold by Koozam DJI authorized dealer! We make the factory package more complete by adding some unique and must have accessories to the packages. Please see the description for a list of everything included in this bundle
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJI mavic pro
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DJI DJI mavic pro Final Thoughts

"It was great."

I love this SIMREX Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Really the best SIMREX Camera Drone for the money!

Overall Score
4.4


(98 Points)

10. YoungRC F550 Drone Frame Kit 550mm Hexacopter 6-Axis Quadcopter FlameWheel

YoungRC First Impressions

"Only con."

I've crashed my YoungRC hundreds of times. I think the YoungRC app will take some getting used to. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. The YoungRC is a great deal in this price range and quality.

  • YoungRC F550 Drone Frame Kit 550mm Hexacopter 6-Axis Quadcopter FlameWheel
  • ★★What You Can Get: connecting arm x 6, top cover x 1, the next cover x 1, screw x 36.
  • ★Built from quality materials: The main frame is glass fiber while the arms are constructed from ultra durable polyamide nylon
  • ★The added lift capacity of a hex configuration makes this frame ideal for carrying larger payloads such as camera systems and other electronic components.
  • ★F550 also features colored arms (2 white, 2 black and 2 red) which are great for orientation. It helps to keep you flying the right direction without the need for different colored props.
  • ★Assembly is a breeze with pre-threaded brass sleeves for all of the frame bolts, so no lock-nuts are required. It utilizes one size of bolt for the entire build, making the hardware very easy to keep in order and only requiring one size of hex wrench to assemble.
  • Recommended Age: 16 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The YoungRC
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YoungRC Final Thoughts

"She enjoys it!"

It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Really the best SIMREX Camera Drone for the money! Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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