Editor's Choice - Our Favorite SKYRC Camera Drones

1. SKYRC GNSS GPS Speed Meter High Precision Speedometer F/RC Drone FPV Multirotor

SKYRC First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

Amazing SKYRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Controls are smooth and easy to use. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Amazing SKYRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set.

  • SKYRC GNSS GPS Speed Meter High Precision Speedometer F/RC Drone FPV Multirotor
  • It supports GNSS(Global Navigation Satellite System) with GPS and GLONASS system
  • Support both Metric and Imperial system of Measurement
  • Measure Top Speed, Average Speed and Top Altitude
  • records the top speed and top altitude
  • accurate and portable
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SKYRC
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

SKYRC Final Thoughts

"I am happy I did."

I love this SKYRC Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! SKYRC had also impressed me with their customer service. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. Really pleased with the SKYRC performance.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. Force1 F100GP Drones with Camera for Adults - 1080p HD Camera Compatible GoPro Drone Long Range Brus...

User Ratings: 65 10

Force1 First Impressions

"Grey and black."

The Force1 is a great deal in this price range and quality. Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

  • Force1 F100GP Drones with Camera for Adults - 1080p HD Camera Compatible GoPro Drone Long Range Brushless Quadcopter Flying Toy
  • GO PRO COMPATIBLE DRONES FOR ADULTS: This remote control drone with camera includes a mount that fits GoPro Heroes 3 and 4, as well as the included 1080p drone camera
  • HD CAMERA DRONE: This video drone and photography drone can be set to record from above during its flight; high landing gear protects your camera when landing
  • BRUSHLESS DRONE MOTORS: RC quadcopter drone features powerful brushless motors, manual control, and races in 2 speeds; long range drone has a flight distance of 500 meters
  • SPECS: RC drone is an MJX Bugs 3 model with a 1080p HD camera; includes 2 rechargeable drone batteries (15 min. per), 3 shells (white, blue, and black), 2.4 GHz remote, and drone accessories; kit comes in original F100 Ghost packaging
  • QUALITY ASSURED: Soar high and fly fast with your GoPro-ready drone; We’ll provide a full refund if you’re not completely satisfied with this elite brushless drone
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Force1
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Force1 Final Thoughts

"Great experience."

A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Force1 today. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap.

Overall Score
4.2


(174 Points)

3. GoolRC SG901 RC Drone with Dual Cameras - 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Bottom Camera, Optical Flow Po...

GoolRC First Impressions

"I'm impressed!"

Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Could not get the remote camera controls to work. It came with a sleek remote control. I have some really cool ideas for them.

  • GoolRC SG901 RC Drone with Dual Cameras - 4K HD Front Camera and 720P Bottom Camera, Optical Flow Positioning Foldable Drone, Gesture Photos/Video, Follow Me RC Quadcopter with Handbag
  • HD 4K Camera - The high resolution 4K camera with 90 degree adjustable angle captures the most beautiful scenery and offers super sharp image, giving you an extraordinary journeys.
  • Optical Flow Positioning System - The optical flow position is mounted in the horizontal direction, and the air pressure is set at a high altitude to achieve stable flying, making the picture clearer.
  • Gesture Video and Photo - When facing the front lens of the camera, specified gestures can be recognized and connect to the camera function of the aircraft. You can take photos by Victory Gestures and shoot videos by Box Gestures or Palm Gestures.
  • Follow Me Mode - Just choose the master mode and face the aircraft lens. After the target person is locked, the drone could always follow your steps and point the camera to you to catch your every move and take aerial photos.
  • MV Edition - There exists multiple filter effects on the APP interface for your choice. It is allowed you to add popular background musics and create a wonderful music video. Share in the social network site.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoolRC
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

GoolRC Final Thoughts

"Very solid."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Highly recommend this drone to you all. We've started a collection of GoolRC drones now.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. EACHINE E520 Drone with 4K Camera Live Video,WiFi FPV Drone for Adults with 4K HD 120° Wide Angle C...

User Ratings: 63 13

EACHINE First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

The controls have zero noticeable lag. This arrived earlier than I expected from EACHINE. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Those will simplify drone flying a lot for beginners. I have to say, I really like this drone.

  • EACHINE E520 Drone with 4K Camera Live Video,WiFi FPV Drone for Adults with 4K HD 120° Wide Angle Camera 1200Mah Long Flight time Auto Hover Foldable RC Drone Quadcopter
  • 4K HD 120° Wide Angle Camera:90° Adjustable angle camera,120° wide-angle view, equipped with altitude hold function and 4K high-definition camera, clearly record every good moment.
  • Follow Me Mode: The drone will automatically follows and captures you wherever you move. Keeping you in the frame at all times, easier to get complex shots, provides hands-free flying and selfie.
  • Upgrade Flight Time: Maximum of 17 minutes flight time and 1200mah battery allows you to fly longer and view further. Perfect drone for adults, kids and beginners, Ideal Gift for your kids, boys, friends and father!
  • Appealing Fly-by-Trajectory:Draw a path in your app interface, and the drone will fly following the path accordingly,which is the newest technology.
  • User-friendly:It is easier for newbies or beginners, equipped with functions like altitude hold, headless mode, one key take off/landing, emergence stop, low battery alarm and visiable LED lights. With simple press, even little boys and girls can take it under well contro
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The EACHINE
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

EACHINE Final Thoughts

"Very well built."

It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. So no complaints here. Everything worked well right out of the box. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. The camera on this thing is awesome.

Overall Score
4.1


(136 Points)

5. HuiShuTek RC Quadcopter RTF Drone with Camera 720P HD Live Video WiFi 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro with Altitu...

User Ratings: 45

HSTEK First Impressions

"Super durable!"

HSTEK had also impressed me with their customer service. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Everything worked well right out of the box. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth.

  • HuiShuTek RC Quadcopter RTF Drone with Camera 720P HD Live Video WiFi 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro with Altitude Hold, One Key Return and Headless Mode, Optical Sight Function,for Kids & Beginners ,Foldable
  • Equipped with One Key Return & Headless Security System to assist beginners and help prevent losing the drone
  • APP control system: Operate your drone through an APP after connecting the Wi-Fi to your phone (iOS or Android), offering you real-time image transmission, easy to shoot and read, fun to share
  • Modular and bonus battery: There are 2 powerful 3.7V 1300mAh Modular batteries including 1 bonus, which can provide longer flight time for you and your family, this modular design ensures the safety of charge and storage
  • High school low speed wind mode :speed speed change,switching high-grade speed to output more torque when the wind is big,Aerobatic flight allows the drone to be stable and the aerial picture quality is good!
  • Altitude Hold Function: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allows the drone to hover at it's current height after releasing the throttle stick. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HSTEK
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

HSTEK Final Thoughts

"Well done!"

This HSTEK takes the cake with utility and functionality. The controls have zero noticeable lag. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

Overall Score
4.5


(4 Points)

6. DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Renewed Unit (Renewed)

User Ratings: 64 9

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Very solid."

I think the Amazon Renewed app will take some getting used to. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Amazing SKYRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. Excellent Price for a Drone like this one. I like the functionality of the Amazon Renewed .

  • DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Renewed Unit (Renewed)
  • Camera offers 1080p full HD video recording with fully stabilized 3-axis gimbal and camera takes 12MP still photos.
  • Quadcopter camera drone features 720p HD app-based monitoring with gimbal controls on transmitter.
  • Drone has GPS for enhanced stability and auto-takeoff / auto return feature, as well as vision positioning system for stable indoor flight.
  • Features a vision sensor for indoor flight and offers up to 23 minutes flying time.
  • Compatible with the DJI Pilot app for iOS and Android, which allows live viewing and complete camera control.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Super cool."

Everything worked well right out of the box. I went directly with the high speed. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with.

Overall Score
4.2


(23 Points)

7. DJI Spark Drone MM1A Alpine White with Shoulder Bag, Charging Hub & 2 Batteries (Renewed)

User Ratings: 90

Amazon Renewed First Impressions

"Well made."

The camera on this thing is awesome. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Amazon Renewed. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. Picture and video quality better than expected. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • DJI Spark Drone MM1A Alpine White with Shoulder Bag, Charging Hub & 2 Batteries (Renewed)
  • This Certified Refurbished product is tested and certified to look and work like new. The refurbishing process includes functionality testing, basic cleaning, inspection, and repackaging. The product ships with all relevant accessories, a minimum 90-day warranty, and may arrive in a generic box. Only select sellers who maintain a high performance bar may offer Certified Refurbished products on Amazon.com
  • Intelligent Flight ModesSmart, reliable, and incredibly intuitiveQuickShotVideos with a Tap
  • High-Performance CameraAmazing images and stabilized videoMechanical Gimbal StabilizationShake-Free Shots
  • Flight PerformanceAwesome potential, immersive experiencesPowerful Propulsion Speed and Precision Control
  • Flight SafetyWorry-free flight in the palm of your hand ; Propeller guards are recommended when using these functions.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Amazon Renewed
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Amazon Renewed Final Thoughts

"Thanks Amazon Renewed."

I think Amazon Renewed definitely has a potential winner here. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer.

Overall Score
4.9


(7 Points)

8. 4K Foldable RC Drone, SX20 2.4GHz Remote/Phone/Tablet Controlled RTF Quadcopter with 120° Wide-Angl...

TuKIIE First Impressions

"Great skin!"

This is the second TuKIIE Drone I have purchased. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. I think TuKIIE definitely has a potential winner here.

  • 4K Foldable RC Drone, SX20 2.4GHz Remote/Phone/Tablet Controlled RTF Quadcopter with 120° Wide-Angle Full HD Camera Video Headless RTH 360° Flip
  • ✈Easy and fun to play: 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.
  • ✈Headless Mode and One-Key Return: This useful feature means that the front of the drone is always the direction that the user is facing, so there is no need to judge which side of the drone is the front. One-key return function allows the drone to return automatically without losing the drone.
  • ✈Foldable Arms& Portable: Foldable and flexible blades make this drone small and portable. It is easy to take with you so that you can create your own little air show anywhere you like.
  • ✈Perfect Gift for Kids- Mini Quadcopter Drone with cool and beautiful appearance, give you a better experience in flight. The joy of flying with friends and family deepen the relationship between you and your family, friends.It will be a great gift idea for your kids, friends, family.
  • ✈HD Camera FPV Real-time Transmission: The super mini drone equipped with 4K 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.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The TuKIIE
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

TuKIIE Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

We've started a collection of TuKIIE drones now. This is our first drone that uses GPS. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

9. Odyssey Toys Airplanes Ody-1716NX Real Drone That Takes HD Video and Pictures. Fold Out Motors Makes...

ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN First Impressions

"She enjoys it!"

It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Not Only Can You Learn On The ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. But this ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN was a complete and total win from the get go.

  • Odyssey Toys Airplanes Ody-1716NX Real Drone That Takes HD Video and Pictures. Fold Out Motors Makes It The Same Size As a Smartphone-So It Really Does Fit in Your Pocket, Green, 5.52.8.6
  • Powered by a 2.4 GHz frequency and armed with a 720P HD camera
  • Zip it around, take clear aerial video and stills, indoors or out, and store them on the included micro SD card.
  • Take your pictures and videos and save them for posterity or post them on social media and revel in the likes and COMMENTS on your bird's eye views and amazing pilot skills.
  • The motors on this little copter fold out for flying and in for storage, so you can carry it conveniently in your pocket, purse or backpack.
  • Smart fly technology and auto hover feature allow easy control of the drone Regardless of which way it's facing.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN Final Thoughts

"They work great!"

This is the second ODYSSEY Drone I have purchased. But this ODYSSEY ODY-1716NXGREEN was a complete and total win from the get go. Amazing SKYRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall. The camera on this thing is awesome. Amazing SKYRC Camera Drone and pretty decent bundle overall.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. Dongdongole WiFi RC Smart Drone Helicopter Quadcopter Aircraft Toy Drone Camera with Altitude Hold H...

Dongdongole First Impressions

"LOVE THIS DRONE!"

I would give it more stars if I could! It came with a sleek remote control. I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. I think the Dongdongole app will take some getting used to.

  • Dongdongole WiFi RC Smart Drone Helicopter Quadcopter Aircraft Toy Drone Camera with Altitude Hold Headless Mode
  • Wide-angle HD Camera: This high-quality camera captures memorable moments. See the world through the eyes of a bird on your phone. Wi-Fi real-time transmission, can connect to your phone with the drone and the view will be shown directly on your phone
  • Altitude Hold: It allows the RC quadcopter to suspend in mid-air even with your hands off the joystick, for hands-free hovering. Easy, stable flight experience makes this a perfect drone for beginners, kids, starters, newbies, etc.
  • Multi-function: Real-time picture transfer. Controllable Led Light. 4 channels, up and down, forward and backward, left and right turns, sideways flight, 360 degree everted. Gravity sensing control
  • User Friendly: RC drone is user-friendly. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos. Headless mode eliminates need to adjust aircraft position before flight & improves learning curve. One key return, after flying the drone for a long time, you can relax a little bit by using this function to make it return to the home point
  • Package Content1: 1 x Aircraft/Package Content2: 1 x Camera. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by click the "contact buyer" button in your orders, all the emails will be replied in 24 hours
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Dongdongole
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Dongdongole Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

This is our first drone, never used one before. I have some really cool ideas for them. It came with a sleek remote control. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. I would give it more stars if I could!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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