Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Sky Viper Camera Drones

1. Sky Viper Dash Nano Drone

User Ratings: 63 12

Sky Viper Sky Viper DASH Nano Drone First Impressions

"Comfortable!"

It's also important to take your time with the installation. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Highly recommend this drone to you all. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. The controls are easy to master and intuitive.

  • Sky Viper Dash Nano Drone
  • Improved auto hover allows easier control in between commands
  • Eight one-touch stunts are visually impressive
  • Auto launch and land for one-button stationary hover and a gentle landing
  • Dual flight mode provides choice of Auto and manual mode
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 24 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sky Viper Sky Viper DASH Nano Drone
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Sky Viper Sky Viper DASH Nano Drone Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

Amazing Sky Viper Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

Overall Score
4.0


(99 Points)

2. Drone for Kids, Spacekey FPV Wi-Fi Drone with Camera 720P HD, Real-time Video Feed, Great Drone for ...

User Ratings: 56 9

Spacekey First Impressions

"So much to do."

The camera on this thing is awesome. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap. Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one.

  • Drone for Kids, Spacekey FPV Wi-Fi Drone with Camera 720P HD, Real-time Video Feed, Great Drone for Beginners, Quadcopter Drone with Altitude Hold, One-Key Take-Off, Landing Foldable Arms (Red)
  • ✈DRONE with 720p/30fps HD CAMERA✈ Enjoy the flying and record wonderful moments from the air with awesome perspective. The 120-degree wide-angle lens captures true color and panoramic views.
  • ✈FOLDABLE STRUCTURE DESIGN✈Foldable blades make the drone small and portable.Take it wherever, great for travels, parties, sports and adventures.
  • ✈ALTITUDE HOLD FUNCTION✈Equipped with an advanced barometer, this drone can perform altitude hold for more stable flight. Beginners can easily get to grips with it and take stunning pictures and video from the sky immediately.
  • ✈Wi-Fi Real-time FPV TRANSMISSION ✈ Operate your drone through the app (iOS and Android) via Wi-Fi to enjoy real-time viewing of the high-definition images, making it easy and fun to shoot, as well as convenient to share.
  • ✈ONE-KEY TAKE-OFF and LANDING✈ Simply by pressing one button, take-off and land like a pro every time.Together with headless mode &altitude hold function ,you’ll have an amazing and safe drone flying experience.For spare parts,please search “Spare parts DC-014”on Amazon.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Spacekey
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Spacekey Final Thoughts

"AND ITS AMAZING!"

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I love this Sky Viper Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! Great product if you have multiple batteries. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I love this Sky Viper Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package!

Overall Score
4.2


(649 Points)

3. HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera, Transmitter Included

User Ratings: 72

HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing First Impressions

"Well made."

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I love this Sky Viper Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera, Transmitter Included
  • Hubsan X4 Storm Racing 5.8GHz FPV Drone with 720P High Definition Camera - Transmitter - 7.6V 710mAh Battery - Charger - 4x Blades - Manual - Hubsan 1 Year Warranty (Except Battery)
  • Material: Carbon Fibre
  • Motor: Coreless
  • Battery: 7.6V (2S) 710mAh Lipo
  • Camera: Built-in 720P HD Camera
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing
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HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing Final Thoughts

"Or have a life."

The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. We've started a collection of HUBSAN drones now. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I like the functionality of the HUBSAN X4 Storm Racing.

Overall Score
4.7


(2 Points)

4. DJI Mavic 2 Pro Foldable Quadcopter with DJI Smart Controller Starter Bundle

User Ratings: 60 11

DJI First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

I can press the button again and continue the flight. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. It is really easy to use for me and my kids. I have to say, I really like this drone. Could not get the remote camera controls to work.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro Foldable Quadcopter with DJI Smart Controller Starter Bundle
  • Hasselblad 20MP / UHD 4K Gimbal Camera; 1" CMOS + f/2.8-f/11 Adjustable Aperture
  • Smart Controller Included; 10-Bit Dlog-M + 10-Bit HDR Video
  • OcuSync 2.0 Transmission Technology; Up to 31 Minutes Flight Time
  • Omnidirectional Obstacle Sensing; Hyperlapse Time-Lapse Mode
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. It seems to do just about everything. I have to say, I really like this drone. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I think the DJI app will take some getting used to.

Overall Score
4.3


(11 Points)

5. GPS Drones with Camera 1080P for Adults, EACHINE E511S WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Adjustable Wid...

User Ratings: 57 15

EACHINE First Impressions

"Well made."

Besides that though its a great little drone. Seems well built and blades are well protected. They made it right by sending a replacement. This EACHINE takes the cake with utility and functionality. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My EACHINE today.

  • GPS Drones with Camera 1080P for Adults, EACHINE E511S WiFi FPV Live Video with 1080P Adjustable Wide-Angle Camera and GPS Return Home, 16 Mins Long Flight Time RC Quadcotper Helicopter
  • GPS Position Mode: With the GPS positioning system, you no longer have to worry about losing the drone, whether the drone loss signal or in low power, it will auto fly back, never lost the drone. You also can press the one key return button, the drone will fly back to the start point.
  • 1080P 120° FOV 45° Adjustable HD Camera:Possessing 1080P 120° FOV 45° Adjustable HD Camera, allows you to capture high-quality video and aerial photos. High- speed picture transmission without delay, each picture is 1920*1080 pix,120 degree wide angle extended viewing angle,45° adjustable angle helps you view the world with multiple angle record your every wonderful moment,delivers a superior experience.
  • Follow Me Mode & Orbit Mode & Waypoint Mode: In follow me mode, the drone will automatically follow and capture your every move; ideal drone for selfie and taking photos or videos the way you like. In orbit mode, the drone will fly surround the mobile device, you can take multi-angle self-timer. In waypoint mode, you can draw a route, the drone will fly according to your drawing route.
  • Powerful batter & steady flight: Enjoy a maximum of 16-min flight time at a time. Enjoy more fun at once and the powerful battery is more durable. Altitude-Hold function ensures a steady hover in the air at a certain altitude. Great aerial pictures and videos are feasible thanks to this function.
  • Customer Service: Maybe this is your first drone of aerial.So whether you have questions about our features like how to take a photo,take-off,landing, how to set-up TF card or general maintenance and repairs.Feel free to contact us and we are always at your side. Our dedicated customer service representatives will solve your flying problem in time.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The EACHINE
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EACHINE Final Thoughts

"I am happy I did."

Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Picture and video quality better than expected. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

Overall Score
4.0


(371 Points)

6. AKASO A300 Foldable Drone with Camera 1080P Camera FPV Drones Live Video Altitude Hold One Key Take ...

User Ratings: 64 8

AKASO First Impressions

"Lots of parts."

I did a lot of reading before choosing it. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. The controls have zero noticeable lag. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well.

  • AKASO A300 Foldable Drone with Camera 1080P Camera FPV Drones Live Video Altitude Hold One Key Take Off/Landing RC Drone Best Gift for Boys and Girl Drone for Beginners Adults Kids
  • HD Camera FPV Real-time Transmission: The super mini drone equipped with 1080P front camera and bottom camera can take aerial photos and videos, With the built-in WiFi module, you can see exactly what your camera sees with a live video on your mobile device by installing the APP.
  • Optical Altitude Hold One Key Take Off Landing : On altitude hold mode, you can accurately lock the height and location, stable hover and capture video or photos from any angle shooting, making the experience very easy and convenient, even a novice, can play this drone easily. The drone automatically takes off and lands with one click, which is very handy.
  • 3D Flip One Key Return : The A300 drone includes the new 3D rolling special effects and can be quite the surprise! One-key return function allows the drone to return automatically without losing the drone.
  • Headless Mode Trimming :In Headless mode, the drone will move forward, backward, and side to side relative to the original orientation of the drone when the button is pushed, instead of relative to the front of the drone. This makes joystick control of the drone much easier, especially when out of sight. The trimming function allows you to make small adjustments to the tilt of the drone to enable steady hovering even in light wind.
  • Foldable Easy to Carry:The foldable pocket drone is easy to carry, light weight. Maybe this is your first drone of aerial, do not worry, this drone is very easy for beginners to play. The flight time is about 8-14 minutes per full charged batteries.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The AKASO
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AKASO Final Thoughts

"Fit perfectly."

Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. It is really easy to use for me and my kids.

Overall Score
4.3


(276 Points)

7. Holy Stone HS120D GPS Drone with Camera for Adults 1080p HD FPV, Quadcotper with Auto Return Home, F...

User Ratings: 72 6

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Charges well."

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Highly recommend this drone to you all. I went directly with the high speed. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button.

  • Holy Stone HS120D GPS Drone with Camera for Adults 1080p HD FPV, Quadcotper with Auto Return Home, Follow Me, Altitude Hold, Tap Fly Functions, Includes 2 Batteries and Carrying Backpack
  • Built for Adventure: The specially designed backpack can carry everything for HS120D, allows you to take this drone anywhere, incredibly convenient for travel and outdoor
  • 1080p HD 120° FOV Adjustable FPV Camera: Capture high definition footage and directly save to the SD card or smartphone; Gesture Control: pose to the camera, you can take automatically generated photos and videos, share it instantly with friends on social media.
  • Smarter Return Home: GPS assisted flight, it can perform automatically return home when the drone lost signal, out of range or low power, never have to worry about flying it away
  • Follow Me, Object Trace, Custom Path: The drone can trace and automatically follow you, let you focus on the moment, take a good selfie. Besides, it will fly as you want once you set a unique path
  • Better Flight Experience: 2 batteries give you up to 36 minutes immersive flying experience, 250g lightweight yet powerful, save you from FAA registry. Headless Mode, Altitude Mode and One Key to Take-off / Land functions make it so easy to operate
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
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Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"Recommended."

Seems well built and blades are well protected. It's also important to take your time with the installation. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

Overall Score
4.5


(767 Points)

8. Drone with Camera, Mini RC Quadcopter with with 720P WiFi Live Video Altitude Hold Headless Mode Pot...

User Ratings: 63 7

Potensic First Impressions

"Super cool."

It is really easy to use for me and my kids. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Picture and video quality better than expected. It is really easy to use for me and my kids.

  • Drone with Camera, Mini RC Quadcopter with with 720P WiFi Live Video Altitude Hold Headless Mode Potensic U36W Micro Helicopter for Beginners & Kids
  • OPTICAL FLOW POSITIONING TO FLY POTENSIC DRONE: It is easy to start and end your fly no matter you are beginners or .Turn on the power of drone and controller,and then press the key of take-off/landing button.That’s it!
  • CUSTOM FLIGHT ROUTE MODE: You are the pilot of your mini drones.Feel freely to set multiple command of aircraft by operate the drone through an APP of smart phone.
  • HEADLESS MODE: Headless security mode are friendly enables players of any level to fly the drone easily,don’t worried about what direction it is facing.
  • GRAVITY SENSOR MODE: This remote control drone with altitude hold by mobile phone is a gravity defying hover drone perfect for any room, and boys and girls gifts.
  • ENJOY BIRD'S-EYE WORLD ABOVE THE HORIZON: The fantastic rc quadcopter is equipped with a 120° Wide-angle 720P HD Camera,.Wearing the VR glasses(not included) to experience real-time flight video function 3D visualization.
  • 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

"Totally worth it!"

When powered on the blue lights are stunning. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. But this Potensic was a complete and total win from the get go. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Everything worked well right out of the box.

Overall Score
4.1


(25 Points)

9. Mavic Air Accessories 8 Pack Combo: 2in1 Handheld Holder & Portable Tripod, Propeller Stabilizers, H...

asia toy 3216565988 First Impressions

"Grey and black."

My eyes are not as good as they used to be. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. We've started a collection of asia toy drones now. The asia toy 3216565988 is well built, and the controls work well.

  • Mavic Air Accessories 8 Pack Combo: 2in1 Handheld Holder & Portable Tripod, Propeller Stabilizers, Higher Landing Skid, Lens Hoold, Lens Cover, Lipo Stafety Bag, Antenna Extender,CNC Thunb Rocker
  • This 8 in 1 combo includes everything you need during transportation, storage and flight. (Mavic Air, Remote Controller, batteries & Phone are NOT included)
  • Package includes: 1set x 2in1 Handheld Holder & Portable Tripod, 1set (4pcs) x Propeller Stabilizers Holder, 1set (4pcs) x Higher Landing Gears Skid, 1pcs x Lens Hood, 1pcs x Lens Cover, 1pcs (3 batteries storage) x Lipo Safety Bag, 1pcs x Antenna Parabolic Signal Booster Range Extender, 2set (2pcs) x CNC Thumb Rocker Cover
  • Transportation protection: Propeller Stabilizers Holder, Lens Cover, Lipo Safety Bag. - These protection accessories can protect your Mavic Air Camera, Sensor, Propellers and Batteries from collision, dust, vibration during transportation.
  • Additonal feature as Handhold Digitial Camera: 2in1 Handheld Holder & Portable Tripod - Now, your Mavic Air can be a Handhold Digital Camera with Gimbal.
  • Improvement upgraded: Antenna Parabolic Signal Booster Range Extender improve the singal received. CNC Thumb Rocker Cover is non-slip, stable and secure on Joysticks. Higher Landing Gears Skid safe your drone when landing on Uneven Grounds. Lens Hood prevent glare by stopping parasitic light coming into the lens.
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The asia toy 3216565988
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asia toy 3216565988 Final Thoughts

"He loves it!"

Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. Besides that though its a great little drone. I like the functionality of the asia toy 3216565988. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

10. RC Drone,WiFi 720P HD Camera Live Video RC Quadcopter with Altitude Hold, Gravity Sensor Function, R...

User Ratings: 62 16

Benyi First Impressions

"Very durable."

I think Benyi definitely has a potential winner here. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly. I could not have made a better purchase. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. It's also important to take your time with the installation.

  • RC Drone,WiFi 720P HD Camera Live Video RC Quadcopter with Altitude Hold, Gravity Sensor Function, RTF and Easy to Fly for Beginner (Drone)
  • FPV REAL-TIME TRANSMITTION: With the built-in WiFi module, you can see exactly what your camera sees with a live video on your mobile device by installing the APP.
  • HEADLESS MODE - No More Confuse About the Direction : As a Beginner or Kid, you may concern about direction identify (especially non-sensitive about the direction ones), then you can activate headless mode in the beginning of flight, thus no need to distinguish the drone's direction, and you can fly the drone easily.
  • AUTOMATIC ALTITUDE HOLD: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allows 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
  • EASY SAFE AND FUN TO PLAY FOR BEGINNERS: Built-in the latest 6-axis flight control systems offer strong stability, easily implement various flight movements, stronger wind resistance; Headless mode eliminates need to adjust aircraft position before flight & improves learning curve.
  • LONG FLIGHT TIME: Includes 3 strong powerful 3.7V 600 mAh LiPo batteries to extend the fun! FAA Registration NOT Required.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Benyi
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Benyi Final Thoughts

"Thanks Benyi."

There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator.

Overall Score
4.0


(129 Points)

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