Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Skating Camera Drones

1. Potensic D80 Drone with Camera for Adults, GPS Drone 2K FHD Camera, Brushless Motor Quadcopter, Auto...

User Ratings: 72 9

Potensic US-D80 First Impressions

"Super fun!"

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. I would definitely buy this one again! The battery is very easy to replace.

  • Potensic D80 Drone with Camera for Adults, GPS Drone 2K FHD Camera, Brushless Motor Quadcopter, Auto Return Home, Follow Me, 20Min Flight Time, 25mph High Speed, Includes Aluminum Carrying Case-Sliver
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D80 GPS drone adopts the advanced 4 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.
  • [5G WiFi 2K FPV CAMERA] - Upgraded 2K with 5G WIFI design to captured more smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected with fast transmission. Note: 2K content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [FAST SPEED & WIDE RANGE] -Thanks to highly efficient brushless motors, this Potensic D80 camera drone enable you flight high speed at 40km/h with wide RC range at 800m(Up to 1000m when no signal interfere), perfect drone to catch your surfing, skating, parkour and other high-speed sport moment.
  • [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.
  • [MORE ENJOYMENT AND BETTER PROTECT] - Come with 1800mAh batteries& elegant aluminum Case to extend your playtime up to 20 minutes and better protect this Potensic D80 drone. PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 11 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic US-D80
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Potensic US-D80 Final Thoughts

"Cool drone."

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. This is a good Selfie or Video drone. I love this Skating Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. This is a great Skating Camera Drone for the price.

Overall Score
4.4


(384 Points)

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2. Potensic D80 RC Drone with Camera for Adults , 2k Live Video Drone with GPS, Strong Brushless Motors...

User Ratings: 69 10

Potensic B07JK4BNLQ First Impressions

"Cool drone."

Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. It's also important to take your time with the installation. Not Only Can You Learn On The Potensic B07JK4BNLQ. It is super responsive and performs well. This new compass requires no compass calibration on start up.

  • Potensic D80 RC Drone with Camera for Adults , 2k Live Video Drone with GPS, Strong Brushless Motors, GPS Auto Return Home,Follow Me, 25 mph High Speed 5.0GHz Wi-Fi Gyro Quadcopter White
  • [Powerful Brushless Motors]-Compared with normal motors,this drone install the Brushless Motors . Which is more powerful , durable and with low consumption.
  • [5G WiFi 2K HD FPV Camera]-The D80 Drone supports 5.0GHz Wi-Fi for smooth, zero-latency transmissions, with a real time FPV full 2K transmission distance of up to 500m (SD card required and please make sure your cellphone support 5G wifi transmission).
  • [Dual GPS Pinpoint Positioning ]-Dual GPS and GLONASS positioning give you pinpoint accuracy of your drone’s location.And the Return-to-Home function enables this camera drone automatically return when battery low/ signal weak/ out of range.
  • [Faster & Wider Range]-this Potensic D80 camera drone enable you flight high speed at 40km/h with wide RC range at 800m(Up to 1000m without signal interfere), perfect drone to catch your surfing, skating, parkour and other high-speed sport moment.
  • [Long Last Battery]-1800mAh Lithium battery enable the drone keep flying 16-20 minutes. Longer than most GPS drones.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic B07JK4BNLQ
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Potensic B07JK4BNLQ Final Thoughts

"And the Potensic."

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. The camera on this thing is awesome. It is really easy to use for me and my kids. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. This is a good Selfie or Video drone.

Overall Score
4.3


(305 Points)

3. Potensic D80 GPS Drone with Camera for Adults, 2K FHD Camera, 2Battery 40Min Quadcopter with Brushle...

Potensic First Impressions

"Almost forgot."

I would definitely buy this one again! I love this Skating Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It seems to do just about everything. Picture and video quality better than expected. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed.

  • Potensic D80 GPS Drone with Camera for Adults, 2K FHD Camera, 2Battery 40Min Quadcopter with Brushless Motor, Auto Return Home, Follow Me, Long Control Range, Includes Aluminum Carrying Case-Sliver
  • [5G WiFi 2K FPV CAMERA] - Upgraded 2K with 5G WIFI design to captured more smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected with fast transmission. Note: 2K content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [2BATTERY FOR 40MIN] - Come with 2pcs 1800mAh batteries& elegant aluminum Case to extend your playtime up to 40 minutes and better protect this Potensic D80 drone.
  • [MULTIFUNCTION AND MUCH FUN] -Equipped with functions like Auto Return, FPV, One Key Take Off/Landing, Altitude Hold, Follow Me and Tap Fly, perfect drone to catch your surfing, skating, parkour and other exciting moment.
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D80 GPS drone adopts the advanced 4 brushless motors to ensure stable flight at high speed(40km/h at most) and long-distance(up to 500-1000m) 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.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Loving it so far."

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. I think Potensic definitely has a potential winner here.

Overall Score
5.0


(5 Points)

4. Holy Stone HS700D FPV Drone with 2K FHD Camera Live Video and GPS Return Home, RC Quadcopter for Adu...

User Ratings: 71 7

Holy Stone First Impressions

"I am happy I did."

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. The Holy Stone is a great deal in this price range and quality. This is our first drone that uses GPS. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun.

  • Holy Stone HS700D FPV Drone with 2K FHD Camera Live Video and GPS Return Home, RC Quadcopter for Adults Beginners with Brushless Motor, Follow Me, 5G WiFi Transmission, Modular Battery Advanced Selfie
  • 2K FHD 90°Adjustable Camera with 5G Transmission: The upgraded camera (2048*1152P) with 110°FOV (field of view) lens gives a panoramic view for recording your unforgettable moment. 5G transmission ensures fast and high-quality FPV real time video from 1640-2600FT away- ideals for selfie. Edit and share your new creations to social media with your drone app directly.
  • GPS Assisted Flight: With GPS location, the drone can hover stably and automatically return to Home precisely when its battery is low or the signal is lost. Shot with ease when the drone can follow you or fly in a circle along the path you set.
  • 22 Mins Max Flight Time: The High-capacity 2800mAh intelligent battery yields up to 22mins flight time. It also has low-power alert. You can immerse yourself in a substantial flight.
  • Brushless Motor: It is so quiet but very powerful when running. Working life is much more longer than brushed motors. Maintenance-free, which makes your flight more enjoyable. The upgraded quick-release propellers run with higher efficiency.
  • Simple Control: Quick launch by pressing one key; quick-Release propellers can be set up with no screws; stable flight while keeping its altitude locked; easy direction control with headless mode. You can focus on camera control and more complex shots. The 2.4ghz on the package means the remote controller frequency,the WIFI frequency of the item is 5ghz. Please read the Instruction Manual before operation. Most of concerns can be settled down.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Very solid."

But overall, I am very happy with the product. I think the Holy Stone app will take some getting used to. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. I went directly with the high speed. They made it right by sending a replacement.

Overall Score
4.4


(1990 Points)

5. ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone BNF W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Foxeer Arrow Mini ...

ARRIS First Impressions

"Very satisfied!"

The safety features are second to none. This is the second ARRIS Drone I have purchased. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature.

  • ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone BNF W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Foxeer Arrow Mini Pro Camera + VT5804 V2 VTX
  • ARRIS X210S 210MM FPV racing quadcopter adopts ultra light 5mm carbon fiber frame with high strength alluminum alloy parts ensure the strength of the frame, very resistant to crash.
  • It is assembled with flycolor raptor S-tower 4-in-1 flight controller, which has built-in F4 flight controller, 30A ESC, PDB and OSD, which is easy to install and maintain.
  • ARRIS newly released high end X2205 V2 2300KV brushless motor works perfectly with high strength Dalprop T5045C 3-blade propeller, which can offer best efficiency and power.
  • Foxeer Arrow Mini pro fpv camera comes with 2.5mm lens, the FOV-D is 140°, and it can bring you lighter color, more natural, better saturation images.
  • The quadcopter comes with ARRIS VT5804 V2 48CH VTX, and you can switch it among 0mw/25mw/100mw/200mw/400mw/600mw. It is only 6g, but it has stable output power, long transmission range ([email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]).
  • Recommended Age: 10 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ARRIS
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ARRIS Final Thoughts

"Ease of use."

Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. I love this Skating Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! The durability of this ARRIS is ridiculous. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. 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 Skating 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 Skating 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
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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)

7. Goolsky Dongmingtuo X8 Drone 2.4G 720P Camera FPV Wifi Drone Headless Mode Altitude Hold RC Quadcopt...

Goolsky First Impressions

"All good!"

I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I went directly with the high speed. I think Goolsky definitely has a potential winner here. The durability of this Goolsky is ridiculous. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

  • Goolsky Dongmingtuo X8 Drone 2.4G 720P Camera FPV Wifi Drone Headless Mode Altitude Hold RC Quadcopter
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Goolsky
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Goolsky Final Thoughts

"Super fun!"

Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. But overall, I am very happy with the product. The controls have zero noticeable lag. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

8. DJI Mavic Mini Combo - Drone FlyCam Quadcopter UAV with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS 30min Flight T...

User Ratings: 85 4

DJI CP.MA.00000123.01 First Impressions

"Great kit!"

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Not Only Can You Learn On The DJI CP.MA.00000123.01.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Combo - Drone FlyCam Quadcopter UAV with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS 30min Flight Time, less than 0.55lbs, Gray
  • 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
  • The compact yet powerful Mavic Mini camera drone is the perfect creative companion capturing your moments in a way that effortlessly elevates the ordinary
  • 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
  • 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
  • What you get DJI Mavic Mini Remote Controller 3x Intelligent Flight Battery 3x Pairs of Spare Propellers 2x Micro USB Cable Gimbal Protector RC Cable (Micro USB connector) RC Cable (USB-C connector) RC Cable (Lightning connector) Pair of Spare Control Sticks 18x Spare Screw Screwdriver 360° Propeller Guard Two-Way Charging Hub DJI 18W USB Charger Carrying Bag
  • 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: 3 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.MA.00000123.01
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DJI CP.MA.00000123.01 Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. I would give it more stars if I could! It seems to do just about everything. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together.

Overall Score
4.7


(494 Points)

9. REMOKING RC Drone with 720P FPV Wi-Fi HD Camera Live Video Racing Quadcopter Headless Mode 360°flip...

User Ratings: 71 7

REMOKING First Impressions

"So much to do."

This is our first drone that uses GPS. I've crashed my REMOKING hundreds of times. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Amazing Skating Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall.

  • REMOKING RC Drone with 720P FPV Wi-Fi HD Camera Live Video Racing Quadcopter Headless Mode 360°flip 4 Channels Altitude Hold Indoor and Outdoor Sport Game Gifts for Kids and Adults
  • 720P FPV Wi-Fi HD Camera: 90° Adjustable angle, captures high-quality video and aerial photos. You can enjoy the Real-Time Viewing right from your remote control. Ideal selfie done, catching every moment of your vacation from a birds-eye perspective.
  • Innovative design:Lightweight body,Powerful motivation,Stable flight condition,longer flight time,It is a good choice for you.
  • 6-axis gyro quad-rotorcraft flight:Strong stability,can easily implement various flight movements, stronger wind resistance, easier to control.
  • One button to take off/land: Press one of the buttons on the remote to achieve automatic take-off and landing, ideal for kids and new players. Suitable for indoor and outdoor.
  • Can be presented as a holiday gift to children or friends:Comes with a detailed manual that provides Accurate Instructions about its Function and Usage.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The REMOKING
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REMOKING Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. This arrived earlier than I expected from REMOKING. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed.

Overall Score
4.4


(52 Points)

10. Akamino S6 WiFi FPV Drone, RC Quadcopter with 120° FOV 720P HD Camera for Adult, Portable Aircraft ...

User Ratings: 67 7

Akamino First Impressions

"Great Skating Camera Drone!"

The liability insurance is worth it. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. The battery is very easy to replace. This arrived earlier than I expected from Akamino. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

  • Akamino S6 WiFi FPV Drone, RC Quadcopter with 120° FOV 720P HD Camera for Adult, Portable Aircraft Toy for Beginners with Trajectory Flight, Gravity Sensor, 3D Flip, APP Control
  • ✈120°FOV HD WIFT CAMERA✈: The drone is equipped with 720P HD 120°FOV camera and capture video or photos from any angle shooting. Wi-Fi real-time transmission FPV system capture video within a range of up to 100m and the video clips are automatically saved to smartphone and directly share it on social media.
  • ✈GRAVITITY CONTROL & TRAJECTORY FLIGHT✈: A built-in G-sensor is designed to controlling the quadcopter by adjusting the vertical and horizontal position of your smartphone via download the BJ-UFO App. The newest technology that by drawing a flight course on the touch screen on your smartphone, the drone with camera for kids will fly accordingly and shoot easily.
  • ✈MULTI-FUNCTION✈: One key take off/ land and headless mode make it simple to fly and perfect for beginners. 360°flips & rolls also will give you surprising flight experience. To activate multiple functions like camera function and flight in the APP interface.
  • ✈APP Control✈: Install iOS or Android app on your smartphone via the built-in WiFi module, then connect to the drone via Wi-Fi, activate multiple functions, such as camera function and draw route, on mobile device Watch live video of drone flights and share them with your friends.
  • ✈SAFE FLIGHT✈: High quality ABS material and protecting the propeller guards can eliminate your concerns about sudden shocks or drops. Rest assured to pick this gift for teenagers aged 14+ and adults. Includes 2 strong powerful 3.7V 750 mAh LiPo batteries to extend the fun! To avoid being burnt up the USB Charger, it should be used under currents input 0.5A.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Akamino
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Akamino Final Thoughts

"Comfortable!"

I like the functionality of the Akamino . Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. This is an essential process for proper flight. I was very excited to receive this Akamino . Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop.

Overall Score
4.3


(79 Points)

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