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. SYMA Mini Drone Flying Toy, X100 RC Drones for Kids or Adults, Hands Free Operated UFO RTF Helicopte...

User Ratings: 80 4

SYMA First Impressions

"Great skin!"

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. I plan to research other drone accessories built by SYMA. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun.

  • SYMA Mini Drone Flying Toy, X100 RC Drones for Kids or Adults, Hands Free Operated UFO RTF Helicopter Plane, Easy Indoor Outdoor Flying Ball Drone Toys for Boys Girls
  • [Obstacle Avoidance Mode] Hand drone with infrared sensor can auto-avoid obstacles, which is easy to operate for beginner and kids, it also can length the span of drone life without collision.
  • [Very Safety&Covered by Shell] Hand drone covered by shell so it is very safety, no hurting by propellers shedding or propellers during flight. Playing with kids to enjoy parent-child time.
  • [Catch by hand & Altitude Hold] with the altitude hold it keeps the drone with the same height, you can play it by hand, or catch them by hand, very fun to play them.
  • [2 Battery and speed & updated packing] Hand drone with 2 battery offer longer flight time of 14 mintes for high/low speed. Easy to charge them with usb cable. Replacement battery ensure to enjoy the fun without waiting. Updated packing is easy to store and carry.
  • [Drone 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 kids playing.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 8 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SYMA
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SYMA Final Thoughts

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. I plan to research other drone accessories built by SYMA. Amazing Skating Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. I have to say, I really like this drone. This is the second SYMA Drone I have purchased.

Overall Score
4.6


(249 Points)

5. DJI FPV Air Unit

User Ratings: 84

DJI CP.TR.00000004.01 First Impressions

"What can I say?"

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. It is super responsive and performs well. They made it right by sending a replacement. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards.

  • DJI FPV Air Unit
  • DJI FPV Air unit
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI CP.TR.00000004.01
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DJI CP.TR.00000004.01 Final Thoughts

"What can I say?"

Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! Everything worked well right out of the box. Great product if you have multiple batteries. They made it right by sending a replacement. The camera on this thing is awesome.

Overall Score
4.8


(21 Points)

6. DJI Spark Mini Quadcopter Drone Fly More Combo with Holiday Gift, Meadow Green

User Ratings: 74

DJI First Impressions

"Great kit!"

I like the functionality of the DJI . Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. This arrived earlier than I expected from DJI. The liability insurance is worth it. Besides that though its a great little drone.

  • DJI Spark Mini Quadcopter Drone Fly More Combo with Holiday Gift, Meadow Green
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DJI Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. I would give it more stars if I could! Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

Overall Score
4.6


(13 Points)

7. DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Portable Drone Quadcopter Preferred Travel Bundle Kit

Woodland Hills m First Impressions

"Camera is great!"

My eyes are not as good as they used to be. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! Great product if you have multiple batteries.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Portable Drone Quadcopter Preferred Travel Bundle Kit
  • Up to 30 Minutes of Flight Time
  • Stream HD Video From up to 2.5 Miles
  • Includes Controller & Flight Battery
  • 12MP/2.7K Quad HD 3-Axis Gimbal Camera
  • Comes with 1-Year Limited Warranty
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Woodland Hills m
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Woodland Hills m Final Thoughts

"Cool case."

This is a great Skating Camera Drone for the price. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. This arrived earlier than I expected from Woodland Hills. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Ultimaxx’s Deluxe Accessory Bundle for DJI’s Phantom 4 Quadcopter; Includes: Professional Backpa...

Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni First Impressions

"Battery life."

This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. This is the second Ultimaxx Drone I have purchased. I like the functionality of the Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Ultimaxx had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • Ultimaxx’s Deluxe Accessory Bundle for DJI’s Phantom 4 Quadcopter; Includes: Professional Backpack for All DJI Phantom Quadcopters, Filter Kit, White Prop Guards, and More
  • -BUNDLE INCLUDES: Backpack for all DJI Phantom Quadcopters, lanyard, 7pc filter kit, white prop guards, car charger, and deluxe set of propellers.
  • -WATER-RESISTANT BACKPACK: Compatible with the Phantom FC40, Phantom 1, 2, 3, & 4. Designed for All DJI Phantoms and similar quadcopters.
  • -7PC FILTER KIT: Includes UV, CPL, and Variable ND2-ND400 filters that have digital multi-coated high quality HD optics.
  • -HIGH QUALITY PROPELLERS: Low Noise Propellers are easy to mount, secure, durable, and well balanced with a powerful thrust.
  • -ALL ACCESSORIES ARE COMPATIBLE WITH DJI’S PHANTOM 4 QUADCOPTER AND ALL SIMILAR QUADCOPTERS.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni
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Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. The camera on this thing is awesome. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. The Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni is well built, and the controls work well. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

9. DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Strobe Bun...

User Ratings: 82

DJI Mavic Mini First Impressions

"Work's perfectly."

We've started a collection of DJI drones now. The liability insurance is worth it. The liability insurance is worth it. I have recommended the DJI Mavic Mini to my friends. I've crashed my DJI Mavic Mini hundreds of times.

  • DJI Mavic Mini Fly More Combo Drone FlyCam Quadcopter with 2.7K Camera 3-Axis Gimbal GPS, Strobe Bundle with ARC White Strobe, 128GB microSDCard, Landing Pad, Cleaning Cloth
  • KIT INCLUDES: DJI Mavic Mini Drone | Gimbal Protector | 3x Intelligent Flight Battery | Remote Controller | 3x Pair of Spare Propellers | 2x Micro USB Cable | 360 Degree Propeller Guard | Two-Way Charging Hub | 3x RC Cable (Micro USB, USB-C and Lightning Connector) | DJI 18W USB Charger | 2x Pair of Spare Control Sticks | Screwdriver | 18x Spare Screw | Carrying Bag | Firehouse Technology ARC White Strobe | SanDisk 128GB SD Card | Landing Pad | Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • KEY FEATURES: 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilized 2.7K HD Camera | 12MP Aerial Photos | Ultralight Drone Weighs Only 249g (8.78oz) | FAA Compliant for Use without Certification | 2.78 Mile (4km) HD Video Transmission and Range | 30-Minute Max Flight Time | Vision Sensor + GPS Precise Hover | Simplified Recording & Editing | Easy and Intuitive User Experience | Quickshot Modes, Which Include Dronie, Circle, Helix, and Rocket | CineSmooth Mode | Service Ceiling 9842 Feet (3000m)
  • Propel your creativity with the new Mavic Mini from DJI. This compact, 250-gram drone allows users to capture footage in areas where larger drones are legally prohibited or need a drone license. The Mavic Mini can support 12MP aerial photos and 2.7K Quad HD videos and has a motorized 3-axis gimbal for superior camera stability, ensuring professional-quality images and footage.
  • This mini drone can sustain continuous flight for up to 30 minutes with a full charge and enables an HD video feed with minimal latency. It is convenient to fly using the DJI Fly app, while the included controller is compatible with Android and iOS smartphones. The app also has SkyPixel, a social media platform that allows you to browse and share about your latest drone shots and ideal photography spots around your area.
  • WARRANTY: DJI Authorized Reseller. Includes a Limited DJI 1 Year USA Warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI Mavic Mini
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DJI Mavic Mini Final Thoughts

"Quality built."

Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I think the DJI app will take some getting used to. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

Overall Score
4.6


(15 Points)

10. Cheerwing U29Plus Foldable WiFi FPV Drone for Kids and Adults with 120° Wide-Angle 720P HD Camera R...

User Ratings: 37

Cheerwing First Impressions

"Arrived next day."

Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. The liability insurance is worth it. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Picture and video quality better than expected. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries.

  • Cheerwing U29Plus Foldable WiFi FPV Drone for Kids and Adults with 120° Wide-Angle 720P HD Camera RC Quadcopter for Beginners
  • 720P HD Camera and FPV: Equipped 120° Wide-angle 720P HD Camera, which captures high-quality video and clear aerial photos. The Wi-Fi real-time transmission FPV system can connect to your phone with the drone, provides you with clear and fluent live video feed.
  • Stable with Altitude Hold Function: The Altitude-Hold function ensures the drone will hover at a certain height when you release the throttle stick, more stable for taking pictures and videos.
  • More Fun to Fly: One Key Take-off / Landing, Headles Mode functions make easier access to kids or beginners. With the built-in Gravity Sensor, you can control the height of the drone simply by moving the phone up or down.
  • Trajectory Flight Mode: Draw your flight plan on the screen and the drone will pilot as the given route. More fun for kids! A Great Gift Toy to play with your kids or friends
  • With Low Battery Power and Out of Range Alarm, would remind you to fly back the drone when in low battery power or trend to fly out of control range.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Cheerwing
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Cheerwing Final Thoughts

"What can I say?"

It came with a sleek remote control. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! When powered on the blue lights are stunning. The controls have zero noticeable lag. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.0


(5 Points)

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