Editor's Choice - Our Favorite SSE Camera Drones

1. Starter Power Accessory Kit for DJI Mavic PRO Quadcopter

User Ratings: 75 6

SSE First Impressions

"All good!"

But u will have an extra one to exchange. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. They made it right by sending a replacement. This is a great SSE Camera Drone for the price. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control.

  • Starter Power Accessory Kit for DJI Mavic PRO Quadcopter
  • Works with Mavic Pro Only (Not for Mavic 2)
  • Overcharge and Low-Voltage Protections
  • Low-Temperature Protection
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SSE
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SSE Final Thoughts

"Fit perfectly."

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. Besides that though its a great little drone. But u will have an extra one to exchange. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver.

Overall Score
4.5


(42 Points)

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2. Ultimate Accessory Bundle Mavic Pro Platinum

User Ratings: 60 7

SSE First Impressions

"So far so good."

Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. Picture and video quality better than expected. This is our first drone that uses GPS.

  • Ultimate Accessory Bundle Mavic Pro Platinum
  • Hardshell carrying case, fits the DJI Mavic Pro Platinum, remote controller, charger, batteries, cables, propellers and other accessories.(Case Only, drone and accessories are not included.)
  • Gimbal cover protects the camera from dust, scratches and collisions during flight and during transportation.
  • Tablet stand holder can be foldable to iPhone size, convenience to carry outside with other Mavic accessories together.
  • Protects gimbal and camera from waggling, collision, dust and water during transportation and storage; needs to be removed before flight.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SSE
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SSE Final Thoughts

"All good!"

The SSE is well built, and the controls work well. I have recommended the SSE to my friends. I would give it more stars if I could! Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. New drone shows no issues and flies very well.

Overall Score
4.1


(37 Points)

3. SSE Lightweight Aluminum Water Resistant Travel Carry Case for DJI Mavic Air

SSE First Impressions

"Charges well."

This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. But u will have an extra one to exchange. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. The SSE is well built, and the controls work well. It's also important to take your time with the installation.

  • SSE Lightweight Aluminum Water Resistant Travel Carry Case for DJI Mavic Air
  • DESIGNED FOR DJI MAVIC AIR: Hard shell case created specifically for the DJI Mavic Air drone and its accessories.
  • WATER RESISTANT: Thick, fitted rubber sealing ring ensures airtight protection for your drone against water, dirt, dust and other invasive particles.
  • STORAGE SPACE: Features custom cut compartments for assembled drone body, remote, charger, 4 batteries, props, prop guards and more.
  • HEAVY DUTY: Outer shell made of high-quality aluminum for an easy lightweight carry.
  • EASY CARRY HANDLE: Transport your drone confidently and comfortably with a built-in handle.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SSE
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SSE Final Thoughts

"Very well built."

It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. We've started a collection of SSE drones now.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

4. DJI Phantom 4 PRO V2.0 Quadcopter Drone with 1-inch 20MP 4K Camera KIT, 3 Total DJI Batteries, 128 g...

User Ratings: 67 13

DJI DJI phantom 4 pro First Impressions

"Thanks DJI."

Really pleased with the DJI DJI phantom 4 pro performance. We've started a collection of DJI drones now. Really the best SSE Camera Drone for the money! Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this! It's also important to take your time with the installation.

  • DJI Phantom 4 PRO V2.0 Quadcopter Drone with 1-inch 20MP 4K Camera KIT, 3 Total DJI Batteries, 128 gb Micro SDXC Card, Reader Must Have Bundle
  • Headless mode: headless mode simplifies flying by elimination to the transmitter, no matter where the quadcopter points, It will follow the forward, left, right and back of the transmitter.
  • One key 360°flips mode: with the latest technology of 6-Axis gyro flying control system, You could press down the roll bottom. Choose the direction button to flip your Mini quad copter. (Leftward, rightward, forward, backward 360°flip)
  • 3D FPV real time transmission: camera equipped with 0. 3MP and the Wi-Fi FPV Video is streamed to an app on your phone where the video is also recorded. Wi-Fi FPV is notoriously difficult to use since there is always a little bit of video delay, This is overcome by including altitude hold with the quadcopter which keeps throttle stable.
  • You can set the quadcopter height control. In this mode, according to the pressure set high flight. Due to its high-precision barometer, UAV has always maintained the same height in the air. Easier to control the pressure set high function.
  • Unique propeller guard setup: the overall design of this quadcopter is pretty nice looking and the most notable feature is how it set up the propeller guards. Rather than wrap around the propellers individually, there is a single plastic frame that protects the props from all sides, The bottom, and the top of the quadcopter.
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro
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DJI DJI phantom 4 pro Final Thoughts

"Excellent frame."

I like the functionality of the DJI DJI phantom 4 pro. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro is a great deal in this price range and quality. The DJI DJI phantom 4 pro is a great deal in this price range and quality. And it looks like a UFO if flown at dusk.

Overall Score
4.1


(156 Points)

5. DJI Phantom 3 Advanced ADV Drone - New Vision Positioning Module (Part 36) -

User Ratings: 58

DJI First Impressions

"Very satisfied!"

This DJI takes the cake with utility and functionality. It is super responsive and performs well. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My DJI today. The DJI is well built, and the controls work well. It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have.

  • DJI Phantom 3 Advanced ADV Drone - New Vision Positioning Module (Part 36) -
  • Phantom 3 Vision Positioning Module. Part 36. Works with Phantom 3 Professional or Phantom 3 Advanced versions. Does NOT work with Phantom 3 Standard or Phantom 2 Series. These parts came from a new disassembled Phantom and may show slight signs of disassembly. No warranty is expressed or implied.
  • Sold by Drone Zone RC. All parts are authentic and guaranteed to arrive in new working condition. This product has been removed from a complete model and re-packaged as described in this listing. There is no warranty on this product from us or the manufacturer.
  • Part number(s) in this product - Part 36
  • We normally ship the same day if you place your order by 1pm ET. Orders arrive in 2-4 business days on average (continental US).
  • We'll take returns within 15 days of receipt - but there is a restocking fee of 20% for all unopened returns. Open items have a 50% restocking fee. You must pay for return shipping. Original S&H charges are nonrefundable.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Good for flight."

I like the functionality of the DJI . I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. I love this SSE Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It's also important to take your time with the installation. The battery is very easy to replace.

Overall Score
4.6


(2 Points)

6. DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Fly More Combo, Hasselblad Camera, 3 Batteries, PGY ND Filters...

User Ratings: 91 4

DJI First Impressions

"I was right."

Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. I can press the button again and continue the flight. I think DJI definitely has a potential winner here. So no complaints here. The camera on this thing is awesome.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone Quadcopter with Fly More Combo, Hasselblad Camera, 3 Batteries, PGY ND Filters & Pad Holder, 128GB Extreme Micro SD, Landing Pad, Signal Booster, Waterproof Hard Carrying Case
  • Sold By DJI Authorized Dealer. Comes Free SanDisk 128GB Micro SD, Smatree Water Waterproof Hard Carrying Case, 75cm(30-inch) Landing Pad, Signal Booster, USB 3.0 Card Reader
  • 3 x DJI Mavic Pro 2 Batteries in Total, DJI Mavic 2 Pro Fly More Kit, PGYTECH ND Filter and Pad Holder
  • Mavic Pro 2 Up to 31 Minutes Flight Time, 44 mph Max Speed, 2 lbs Takeoff Weight, 3-Axis Gimbal for Steady Shots, 8GB Internal Storage, SD card Support Up to 128GB
  • Mavic Pro 2 Functions Include ActiveTrack 2.0, Omnidirectional Obstacle Sensing, Hyperlapse, Low-Noise Design, Adjustable Aperture, HDR Photos
  • Enjoy Live View in Real Time During Flight and Record 4K Videos at Higher Bitrates with Advanced H.265 Compression. Operating Temperature Range: -10°C to 40°C. Input - 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 1.8A
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. I think DJI definitely has a potential winner here. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Everything worked well right out of the box.

Overall Score
4.8


(122 Points)

7. DJI Spark with Remote Control Combo (Yellow)

User Ratings: 80 12

DJI 4335044854 First Impressions

"Great part!"

I plan to research other drone accessories built by DJI. I would definitely buy this one again! Great quality and easy enough for beginners to learn with. I can press the button again and continue the flight. Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights.

  • DJI Spark with Remote Control Combo (Yellow)
  • DJI Spark Remote Control Combo Includes Remote controller and standard Spark accessory kit (See Details Below)
  • 2-Axis Stabilized Gimbal Camera 12MP Still Photos / 1080p/30 Video Gesture and TapFly Control
  • FlightAutonomy with Obstacle Detection Subject Tracking from Various Angles GPS- & Vision Position-Based Navigation
  • Top Speed of 31 mph in Sport Mode Up to 16 Minutes Flying Time
  • Up to 1.2 Mile Control Range Control, Edit, Share with DJI GO App
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI 4335044854
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DJI 4335044854 Final Thoughts

"All good!"

I am liking drones and have a few different ones now. I went directly with the high speed. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. I have some really cool ideas for them. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone.

Overall Score
4.4


(18 Points)

8. SNAPTAIN SP510 Foldable GPS FPV Drone with 2.7K Camera for Adults UHD Live Video RC Quadcopter for B...

User Ratings: 77 4

SNAPTAIN First Impressions

"Great experience."

There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Great product if you have multiple batteries. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Not Only Can You Learn On The SNAPTAIN . It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes.

  • SNAPTAIN SP510 Foldable GPS FPV Drone with 2.7K Camera for Adults UHD Live Video RC Quadcopter for Beginners with GPS, Follow Me, Point of Interest, Waypoints, Long Control Range, Auto Return
  • 2.7K HD camera drone: with the 110° FOV 90° adjustable 2.7K camera and 5G Wi-Fi transmission, snatpain SP510 drone provides you ultra-vivid and crystal clear photos (3840*2160) and videos (2976*[email protected]) from nearly 1000ft away. Now, start exploring the world From an eagle-eye perspective.
  • Smart GPS positioning + auto return: built-in with GPS system, the drone remembers the HomePointe. Real-time data on flight height, distance and speed are all visible on the app. And it returns automatically whenever battery is low, signal is lost or you press one key return. You will never lose the drone.
  • Numerous features, endless fun: SP510 drone can be a great photography tool. Featuring follow Me mode, point of interest, waypoints and object track, it frees your hands and allows you to focus on creative video contents. You can even add narration while shooting videos. Grab it and film your adventures or happy moments.
  • Easy to learn: it enables you to customize the flight distance limitation in beginners mode, so it won’t fly away before you get the hang of it. Equipped with one-key take off/land/return, auto hover, headless mode and 3 speeds switch, it is super friendly to newbies.
  • Foldable + rechargeable: both the drone and controller are foldable and rechargeable, making the unit Super portable. No extra battery needed for the controller. And the 1500mAh high capacity drone battery offers you up to 16 minutes of flight. Just go and have fun!
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SNAPTAIN
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SNAPTAIN Final Thoughts

"I was right."

This is the second SNAPTAIN Drone I have purchased. So no complaints here. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I have to say, I really like this drone.

Overall Score
4.6


(287 Points)

9. Potensic D58, FPV Drone with 1080P Camera, 5G WiFi HD Live Video, GPS Auto Return, RC Quadcopter for...

User Ratings: 58 11

Potensic First Impressions

"Too bad, So sad."

When powered on the blue lights are stunning. Really pleased with the Potensic performance. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. This really is a great drone for anyone of any ability. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point.

  • Potensic D58, FPV Drone with 1080P Camera, 5G WiFi HD Live Video, GPS Auto Return, RC Quadcopter for Adult, Portable Case, 2 Battery, Follow Me, Easy Selfie Beginner, Expert, White
  • 【Ideal Travelling Drone with Carrying Case and 2 Batteries】: Come with a customized sliver case for holding your drone and accessories. Double batteries provide up to 36 min flight. Long fun time for outdoor travelling.
  • 【5G WiFi Real-time Transmission, 1080P Camera】: Featured with 5G WiFi camera, this D58 captures 1080P images and smooth live video without delay. 120° Wide angle and 90° lens diversified your shooting styles.
  • 【GPS Assisted Safe and Stable Flight】: GPS Mode and altitude hold function make D58 hovers stably in the air. One-button return, out of range and low battery alarm, and out of control protection, all these help to ensure a safe flying.
  • 【Suit for Both Beginners and Experts】: One-key taking off and landing for kids and beginners, 3 speed mode for pilots of different operational proficiency. Birthday or holiday gift for kids and friends.
  • 【Follow Me & Orbit Mode】: D58 can follow your steps everywhere under the Follow Me mode. Orbit mode helps take a panoramic picture around you at the center. If you have any question, please feel free to contact us.
  • 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

"What can I say?"

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries. The liability insurance is worth it. Everything worked well right out of the box.

Overall Score
4.0


(39 Points)

10. ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone DIY Version W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Runcam Swi...

ARRIS First Impressions

"Great skin!"

Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. It seems to do just about everything. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. It seems to do just about everything. The ARRIS is a great deal in this price range and quality.

  • ARRIS X210S 210MM 5" RC Quadcopter FPV Racing Drone DIY Version W/Flycolor 4-in-1 Tower + Runcam Swift 2 FPV Camera + VT5804 V2 VTX
  • Note: It's a DIY version, so the receiver, transmitter, battery, charger is not included.
  • ARRIS X210S 210MM FPV racing quadcopter adopts ultra light 5mm carbon fiber frame with high strength aluminum 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, and has built-in F4 flight controller, 30A ESC, PDB and OSD, which is easy to install and maintain.
  • ARRIS newly released X2206 2450KV brushless motor works perfectly with high strength Dalprop T5046C 3-blade propeller, which brings more efficiency and power.
  • The RunCam Swift 2 micro camera comes with the integrated OSD, with this, it can displays the input voltage of the camera or the battery voltage. And the angle is adjustable.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 10 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ARRIS
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ARRIS Final Thoughts

"Fast delivery."

New drone shows no issues and flies very well. This is the second ARRIS Drone I have purchased. Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. It's well designed and self protected. I've crashed my ARRIS hundreds of times.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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