Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Tello Camera Drones

1. Ryze Tech Tello - Mini Drone Quadcopter UAV for Kids Beginners 5MP Camera HD720 Video 13min Flight T...

User Ratings: 66 11

Tello CP.PT.00000252.01 First Impressions

"As Expected!"

Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Tello. This arrived earlier than I expected from Tello. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone.

  • Ryze Tech Tello - Mini Drone Quadcopter UAV for Kids Beginners 5MP Camera HD720 Video 13min Flight Time Education Scratch Programming Toy Selfies, powered by DJI, White
  • Equipped with a high-quality image processor, the Tello drone shoots incredible photos and videos. Even if you don’t know how to fly, you can record pro-level videos with EZ Shots and share them on social media from your smartphone.
  • Camera features 5MP (2592x1936) photos and HD720 videos at a maximum flight time of 13 minutes.
  • Tello has two antennas that make video transmission extra stable and a high-capacity battery that offers impressively long flight times.
  • Thanks to all the tech that Tello’s packing, like a flight controller powered by DJI, you can perform awesome tricks with this mini drone. Flying has never been so fun and easy!
  • What you get: RyzeTech Tello powered by DJI, 4x Propellers (Pair), Propeller Guards (Set), Battery, Micro USB Cable, Propeller Removal Tool
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Tello CP.PT.00000252.01
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Tello CP.PT.00000252.01 Final Thoughts

"Nice product!"

I have some really cool ideas for them. I plan to research other drone accessories built by Tello. It is super responsive and performs well. This is our first drone, never used one before. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots.

Overall Score
4.2


(694 Points)

2. Potensic A20W Mini Drone for Kids with Camera, RC Portable Quadcopter 2.4G 6 Axis - Altitude Hold, H...

User Ratings: 61 14

Potensic First Impressions

"She loved it."

Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times. It is really easy to use for me and my kids. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Great product if you have multiple batteries. But this Potensic was a complete and total win from the get go.

  • Potensic A20W Mini Drone for Kids with Camera, RC Portable Quadcopter 2.4G 6 Axis - Altitude Hold, Headless, Remote Control, Route Settiing, Real Time FPV, 2 Batteries
  • [Real-time Transmission]: 2.4G remote control mini drone is also controllable via WiFi. And you can enjoy a real-time FPV transmission experience by your smart phone. One key taking a photo and recording.
  • [Easy to Control for Kids]: One key take-off or landing, headless mode and altitude hold function all help you control the drone without any operational difficulties. Good for kids playing.
  • [App Control]: Flight Path allows the drone fly the route as you set. And just move your phone to any direction to operate the drone under the Gravity Sensor mode, adding more fun to this drone.
  • [Safe and Fun Flight]: Transmitter will beep to remind you that your drone needs to fly back for charging, worry free about losing your mini drone. Ensure a safe flight to the quadcopter.
  • [Two Batteries Long Playing Time]: One extra battery allows you to play with the mini drone more time doing what you want. A20W is a good flying machine toy for children.
  • 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

"Simply awesome!"

Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. I was very excited to receive this Potensic .

Overall Score
4.1


(94 Points)

3. Holy Stone HS120D FPV Drone with Camera for Adults 1080p HD Live Video and GPS Return Home, RC Quadc...

User Ratings: 71 7

DEERC First Impressions

"Very satisfied!"

I think DEERC definitely has a potential winner here. I have some really cool ideas for them. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed.

  • Holy Stone HS120D FPV Drone with Camera for Adults 1080p HD Live Video and GPS Return Home, RC Quadcotper Helicopter for Kids Beginners 18 Min Flight Time Long Range with Follow Me Selfie Functions
  • Better Pictures and Steadier FPV Views: 1080p Full HD camera with 120° FOV and 75° adjustable wide angle helps to capture clearly photos and more stable videos. (SD Card Included)
  • Smart and Fun: Follow Me Mode frees your hands, while drone can automatically follows wherever you move. With Tap-fly, you can design the drone flying path. Gesture Control: pose to the camera to trigger photo/video shooting, great for selfie!
  • Safer Flying: GPS positioning enables the drone to automatically return to home when battery is low, signal is weak, or lost.
  • Quick and Easy: Headless Mode, Altitude Hold and One Key Start/Landing functions make easier access to kids or beginners.
  • 18 Min Powerful flight: Double flight time to same level drones. More pleasures and possibilities! With 300M control range, you can go farther and see broader.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 20 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DEERC
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DEERC Final Thoughts

"As Expected!"

I have to say, I really like this drone. I love this Tello Camera Drone, it is a beast in a small package! It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. I went directly with the high speed.

Overall Score
4.4


(1133 Points)

4. ROWEQPP SG907 GPS Drone with 4K 1080P HD Dual Camera 5G WiFi RC Quadcopter Optical Flow Positioning ...

ROWEQPP First Impressions

"Battery life."

Wish I got a bit longer on the drone battery though. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. It's all very simple and straight forward to assemble. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. New drone shows no issues and flies very well.

  • ROWEQPP SG907 GPS Drone with 4K 1080P HD Dual Camera 5G WiFi RC Quadcopter Optical Flow Positioning Foldable Mini Drone VS E520S E58 Storage Bag 4K Two-Battery
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ROWEQPP
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ROWEQPP Final Thoughts

"Camera is great!"

Not Only Can You Learn On The ROWEQPP . It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. New drone shows no issues and flies very well. This arrived earlier than I expected from ROWEQPP. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera, Quadcopter Drone wit...

User Ratings: 58 9

DROCON First Impressions

"Well made."

This is a good Selfie or Video drone. But u will have an extra one to exchange. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver.

  • DROCON Ninja Drone for Kids & Beginners FPV RC Drone with 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera, Quadcopter Drone with Altitude Hold, Headless Mode, Foldable Arms, One Key Take Off/Landing, Blue
  • 720P FPV HD WI-FI CAMERA: The sky’s the limit with this 720p/30fps HD camera. Get an awesome perspective from the air and record wonderful moments. The 120-degree wide-angle lens captures the true color and panoramic views that will amaze. Great for travel, parties, sports, and adventures.
  • ALTITUDE HOLD MODE FOR EASY CONTROL: Equipped with an advanced barometer, this drone can perform altitude hold for more stable flight. Beginners can easily get to grips with it and be taking stunning pictures and video from the sky in no time!
  • APP CONTROL: Operate your drone through the app after connecting it with your phone via Wi-Fi, offering you real-time image transmission so that you can easily shoot fun videos and pics to share with your friends and family.
  • FOLDABLE DESIGN: 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.
  • NEW TO DRONES? NO PROBLEM: The headless mode function, one-key take-off/landing and altitude hold function truly allow for easier operation, which makes flying this drone a breeze for any level of player.
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DROCON
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DROCON Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

My eyes are not as good as they used to be. I plan to research other drone accessories built by DROCON. This is our first drone that uses GPS. Turn on the drone and go to wifi setting in your phone. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag.

Overall Score
4.2


(828 Points)

6. World Tech Toys Striker-X HD Camera Drone 2.4Ghz 4.5Ch HD Picture/Video Camera RC Quadcopter Vehicle...

User Ratings: 64 12

World Tech Toys 33042 First Impressions

"Easy to maneuver."

Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. I plan to research other drone accessories built by World Tech Toys. This is our first drone, never used one before. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. The battery is very easy to replace.

  • World Tech Toys Striker-X HD Camera Drone 2.4Ghz 4.5Ch HD Picture/Video Camera RC Quadcopter Vehicle, Red/White, 12 x 12 x 2.75
  • Striker-x HD camera drone 2.4GHz 4.5Ch HD picture/video camera RC quadcopter
  • 2.4GHz; 4.5 channel; flips upside-down
  • 3D control; LED lights; indoor/outdoor
  • HD camera included - video and pictures
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The World Tech Toys 33042
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World Tech Toys 33042 Final Thoughts

"And flies great."

I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. It is really easy to use for me and my kids. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I have recommended the World Tech Toys 33042 to my friends. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes.

Overall Score
4.1


(168 Points)

7. FPV Drone with Camera 480P RC Quadcopter WiFi APP Control Gravity Sensor Flying RC Car Air-Ground 2 ...

Monia Imports First Impressions

"Thanks, Monia Imports!"

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Really pleased with the Monia Imports performance. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. It is super responsive and performs well. So no complaints here.

  • FPV Drone with Camera 480P RC Quadcopter WiFi APP Control Gravity Sensor Flying RC Car Air-Ground 2 in 1
  • 2 In 1 Control: Equipped with both wheels and blades for driving and flying experience. Light weight drone for quick flights.
  • FPV: First Person View is offered with built in 480P HD camera. It can transmit real time video and take pictures with the help of an APP.
  • Easy Control: Does not need channel adjustment. Can be flew out of box. One key flight, return, land and stunt flips included.
  • Rechargeable Battery Included: The drone is equipped with 750 mah 3.7V rechargeable lithium battery. It also comes with a usb Charger (4 AA batteries for transmitter not included)
  • No adjustment or Wait time: The drone can be driven and fly at no time or adjustments. Just switches from land to air and air to land with controls.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Monia Imports
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Monia Imports Final Thoughts

"Charges well."

Everything worked well right out of the box. Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. It will automatically return home if connection is lost.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. HUBSAN Zino Pro 4k Drones with Camera and GPS for Adults,4KM 5G WiFi Live Video RC Quadcopter with 3...

User Ratings: 65 8

HUBSAN First Impressions

"Grey and black."

Picture and video quality better than expected. They made it right by sending a replacement. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. The safety features are second to none. My eyes are not as good as they used to be.

  • HUBSAN Zino Pro 4k Drones with Camera and GPS for Adults,4KM 5G WiFi Live Video RC Quadcopter with 3-Aix Adjustable Gimbal,Panorama,Auto Return Home,Image Tracking,23Mins Flight Time Brushless Motor
  • [Functions] 4K UHD Camera,Panorama Shooting,GPS+GLONASS, Vision Auxiliary Landing, Orbiting,Headless,Waypoints,line fly mode,Image Tracking, Automatic Takeoff/Landing, Automatic Return Home, Low Power Failsafe Mode, Flight Control Failsafe Mode, 4km Flight distance, Detachable Filter, Brushless Motor.
  • [Camera] 3-axis gimbal(pitch,roll,yaw), 4K UHD 3840*2160 resolution 30fps, panorama shooting, Removable Lens, can be equipped with filters to reduces the amount of light coming into the sensor, giving you the freedom to create your own work by allowing more control of the camera's aperture, exposure time and sensor sensitivity settings.
  • [Stronger & Stable GPS Signal] Advanced Image transmission system Least 1.0 increase Live Video Transmission Range up to 4km (low delay, anti-interference, strong receiving ability, high receiving sensitivity) Fast and no delay 5G WiFi real-time transmission lets you enjoy a FPV experience.
  • [Safety] Automatic return home and Search apron, loss control failsafe and lower battery failsafe.When the aircraft battery level is low,the flight control system automatically determines if the aircraft can return to the take off point,greatly reduces the possibility of crash and loss of aircraft.
  • [Powerful] Brushless motor and 11.4V 3000mAh battery provide the done 23mins flying time and give you a forceful and powerful flying experience.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN
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HUBSAN Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction. I could not have made a better purchase.

Overall Score
4.2


(75 Points)

9. Holy Stone HS370 FPV Drone with Camera for Kids and Adults 720P HD WiFi Transmission, RC Quadcopter ...

User Ratings: 67 9

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Camera is great!"

Not Only Can You Learn On The Holy Stone . The liability insurance is worth it. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. It hovered in place even with the 4 to 7 mph breezes. We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind.

  • Holy Stone HS370 FPV Drone with Camera for Kids and Adults 720P HD WiFi Transmission, RC Quadcopter for Beginners with Altitude Hold, One Key Start/Land, Draw Path, 3D Flips 2 Modular Batteries
  • Built-in 720P HD camera with 60 degree wide angle lens: Provides incredible photos and videos that automatically saved to your phone; Using Gesture Control to take a selfie, simply hold your hand extended in front of the screen
  • Intelligent and Fun: You can fly the drone by moving smartphone up or down with Gravity Sensor or simply say the command, like “Take of” or “Landing”; “Tap-Fly” Mode enables the drone fly along with the path you draw on the phone.
  • More Stable: The Altitude-Hold function ensures the drone remains at the altitude you set, resulting in great pictures and videos. Together with Headless Mode and One Key Start / Landing functions this bird is very simple and fun to fly, for both kids and adults, ideal gift for Christmas.
  • Worry Free Flying: Pressing the one key return button commands the drone to automatically fly back to the take-off point. An emergency stop function is provided to protect your drone from a sudden shock or from flying away if you lose control.
  • Better Play Experience: Included accessories enhance the flying experience: Two optimized modular batteries provide up to 24 minutes of flying time.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion 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 durable."

Everything worked well right out of the box. There's a single button auto take-off/landing feature. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone.

Overall Score
4.3


(410 Points)

10. Altair Falcon AHP | Drone with Camera for Beginners | Free Priority Shipping | Live Video 720p, 2 Ba...

User Ratings: 76

Altair Aerial First Impressions

"Ten minutes."

It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Altair Aerial had also impressed me with their customer service. Not Only Can You Learn On The Altair Aerial . The safety features are second to none. It took me 5 minutes to go through instruction.

  • Altair Falcon AHP | Drone with Camera for Beginners | Free Priority Shipping | Live Video 720p, 2 Batteries & Autonomous Hover & Positioning System Easy to Fly, FPV (Lincoln, NE Company)
  • Falcon with AHP - Unique to Altair Drones - Autonomous Hover & Positioning system which keeps the drone in place during flight, eliminating left to right and up and down variations in flight. AHP makes this beginner drone super easy to fly for new pilots.
  • DOUBLE FLIGHT TIME - 2 Batteries included with 8-10 minutes of flight time each. Get to spend more time flying and less time charging your batteries with the Altair Falcon camera drone.
  • LIVE VIDEO CAMERA DRONE - The Falcon carries a 720p live video camera and allows for video as well as still photography with a 120 degree viewing angle. SD Card Not Included! Recommended Class 10 SD Card, Max Size 32 GB.
  • Ready to Fly Right Out of the Box! The Altair Falcon comes fully assembled and ready to go. Just plug in the battery and you're ready to play!
  • The Altair Promise - All Altair products come backed by the Altair promise, out of Lincoln, NE. We believe in taking care of our customers with high quality customer support, including instructional videos and fast responses to your questions. If there is a problem we will take care of you.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 14 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Altair Aerial
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Altair Aerial Final Thoughts

"They love it!"

I have some really cool ideas for them. It will automatically return home if connection is lost. I think the Altair Aerial app will take some getting used to. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. When powered on the blue lights are stunning.

Overall Score
4.7


(52 Points)

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