Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Wireless Camera Drones

1. SereneLife WiFi FPV Drone with HD Camera and live Video. Headless Mode Quadcopter, Altitude Hold, 1-...

User Ratings: 55 10

SereneLife SLRD42WIFI First Impressions

"She loved it."

Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I would definitely buy this one again! Picture and video quality better than expected. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. I could not have made a better purchase.

  • SereneLife WiFi FPV Drone with HD Camera and live Video. Headless Mode Quadcopter, Altitude Hold, 1-Key Takeoff/Landing, Bonus Battery, Low Voltage Alarm, Custom Route Mode, 15 Minutes Flight Time
  • ★ TAKE HD VIDEOS & PHOTOS - Experience outstanding views at a high altitude up to 650+ ft and take amazing shots and videos in 720p High Definition (1280 x 720 Pixels @ 30fps). You can benefit from this SereneLife Drone as a beginner or expert flying steadily at any field for up to 15 minutes
  • ★ EXCEPTIONAL MANEUVERABILITY - Our Quadcopter exceeds great performance that goes beyond expectations when it comes to actual flight, maneuverability, power and speed. It is equipped with 2.4Ghz wireless controller frequency technology and solid drone remote control one-button operation. You can take videos and photos with WiFi connectivity with REAL-TIME FPV Video Transmission distance of up to 200+ ft
  • ★ HEADLESS MODE FUNCTIONALITY - What makes our drone the BEST choice for beginners and intermediates is our integrated headless mode which allows you to worry less about the drones orientation and direction, this means the direction will be the same as your transmitter.
  • ★ 15 MIN DRONE FLIGHT TIME AND EXTRA BATTERY: Unlike your average camera drones & gadgets, this one has been engineered to stay in the air for extra long 15 minute intervals. The longer flight time and extra battery allows you to see, record & survey more land or scenery for 30 minutes!!!
  • ★ ENJOY THE AERIAL VIEWS OR YOUR MONEY BACK - Our product is backed by 100% Money Back No Questions-Asked Guarantee so you can buy with confidence. If for any reason you’re not happy with your quadcopter, ship it back to us for a replacement or we’ll refund every penny
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SereneLife SLRD42WIFI
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SereneLife SLRD42WIFI Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

Easy to assemble, easy to fly, easy to maneuver. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. I did a lot of reading before choosing it. It's also important to take your time with the installation. I have to say, I really like this drone.

Overall Score
4.1


(100 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Wireless Camera Drones

2. HUBSAN X4 H501ss Pro Drone GPS FPV with 3M Pixel Camera 5.8G Live Video Transmission Distance 400m R...

User Ratings: 74 12

HUBSAN First Impressions

"Very durable."

But u will have an extra one to exchange. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. You have to charge the batteries with a laptop or computer. I would give it more stars if I could! Not Only Can You Learn On The HUBSAN .

  • HUBSAN X4 H501ss Pro Drone GPS FPV with 3M Pixel Camera 5.8G Live Video Transmission Distance 400m RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mode,Automatic Return, Headless Mode Great for Adults
  • HUBSAN X4 H501S Pro Functions:5.8G FPV Real-time Video Transmission,1080P HD Camera,Follow Me Mode,Headless Mode, Altitude mode,Automatic Return,Fail-safe Mode,GPS accurate positioning location
  • Drone with Camera:1080P HD camera and 4.3 inch FPV LCD screen are tuned amazingly to capture stunning pictures and videos from the sky. Built-in GPS(Universal version) positioning system, the accurate positioning location, perfect advanced follower.
  • Power and Distance:The intelligent battery with large capacity extends the flying time last to 20 minutes 5.8G wireless video transmission distance:400m,Max Flight radius:400m(High Version)
  • Structures:Strong stability with 6 Axis Gyro , stronger wind resistance, easier to control. Unmatched Brushless Motor is made by the superb technology, more powerful and more durable.
  • Protection:The drone will enter into the fail-safe mode when the connection is lost from the transmitter. The flight control system will control the quadcopter to return to the home point and land automatically. The fail-safe mode helps to avoid further injuries or damages
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 - 16 years
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN
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HUBSAN Final Thoughts

"Lots of parts."

The safety features are second to none. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. To be suitable for all ages to learn to fly.

Overall Score
4.3


(44 Points)

3. fosa FPV Monitor 5.8GHz 40Channels 7Inch LCD Monitor/Display Screen Receiver Monitor for FPV Drone Q...

User Ratings: 70

fosa First Impressions

"So much to do."

Even the gravity control works well enough to fly it. This is our first drone that uses GPS. I also added the remote protector and the screen protector. I travel a lot and can take all I need in a backpack. It is super responsive and performs well.

  • fosa FPV Monitor 5.8GHz 40Channels 7Inch LCD Monitor/Display Screen Receiver Monitor for FPV Drone Quadcopter with Wireless Receiver 140/120 Degree
  • Built-in dual receiver automatically for best reception automatic antenna switching
  • Can receive 2 different channels at the same time.5 bands and total 40 Channels.Built-in battery, easy to carry for outdoor use
  • With stable performance and clear image quality. A key to automatic signal search, simple and easy to operate. Small size and lightweight, a simple and effective accessory for FPV drone.
  • Note:Please rest assured to buy without worrying about the plug adaption. We will provide an adapter for you according to different country standard and ensure its normal use.
  • Note:If the device is not used for a long time, please charged once every four months in order to protect the battery. we offer 1 year warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The fosa
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fosa Final Thoughts

"Well made."

The fosa is a great deal in this price range and quality. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. It holds altitude like a champ and is easy to control. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards.

Overall Score
4.6


(18 Points)

4. HUBSAN H501S Drone GPS FPV with 1080P HD Camera 5.8G Live Video RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mo...

User Ratings: 60

HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black First Impressions

"Ten minutes."

We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together. I think HUBSAN definitely has a potential winner here. I think the HUBSAN app will take some getting used to.

  • HUBSAN H501S Drone GPS FPV with 1080P HD Camera 5.8G Live Video RC Quadcopter Follow me ,Altitude Mode,Automatic Return, Headless Mode Great for Adults with Two of Drone Batteries(Upgraded Version )
  • HUBSAN H501S Functions:5.8G FPV Real-time Video Transmission,1080P HD Camera,Follow Me Mode,Headless Mode, Altitude mode,Automatic Return,Fail-safe Mode,GPS accurate positioning location
  • Structures:Strong stability with 6 Axis Gyro , stronger wind resistance, easier to control. Unmatched Brushless Motor is made by the superb technology, more powerful and more durable
  • Drone with Camera:5.8G FPV with 1080P HD camera are tuned amazingly to capture stunning pictures and videos from the sky. Built-in GPS(Universal version) positioning system, the accurate positioning location, perfect advanced follower.
  • Power and Distance:The intelligent battery with large capacity extends the flying time last to 20 minutes 5.8G wireless video transmission distance:300m,Max Flight radius:300m(Standard Version)
  • Protection:The drone will enter into the fail-safe mode when the connection is lost from the transmitter. The flight control system will control the quadcopter to return to the home point and land automatically. The fail-safe mode helps to avoid further injuries or damages
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 12 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black
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HUBSAN H501S+Battery standard black Final Thoughts

"Fast shipment!"

Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. I would give it more stars if I could!

Overall Score
4.6


(12 Points)

Honorable Mentions - More Top Selling Wireless Camera Drones

5. DRONE-CLONE XPERTS Drone X Pro Limitless with GPS Auto Return Home, 5G WiFi FPV, 4K UHD Dual Camera,...

User Ratings: 84 16

Drone-Clone Xperts First Impressions

"Good for flight."

It is super responsive and performs well. Other than that, these out perform other drones I own. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. They made it right by sending a replacement. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

  • DRONE-CLONE XPERTS Drone X Pro Limitless with GPS Auto Return Home, 5G WiFi FPV, 4K UHD Dual Camera, Brushless Motors, Follow Me, 25 Mins Flight Time, Long Control Range Quadcopter
  • GPS with AUTO RETURN HOME: LIMITLESS has a Precision GPS System on-board which allows you to TRACK & RECORD your flight! A Map shows Distance & Speed of the drone as well as its exact Latitude & Longitudinal location all on your screen! RETURN TO HOME (RTH) works seamlessly with 1 press of a button your drone comes back to it's exact take-off location. NEVER WORRY about Low Battery or Loss of Signal-- LIMITLESS automatically RETURNS HOME keeping your quadcopter safe from harm!
  • 4K UHD RESOLUTION: Dual Camera allows you to take photos & video in 4K Ultra-HD Resolution from a wide-variety of creative angles. Record from both cameras/angles simultaneously with split-screen filming or alternate between front and bottom cams All pictures / videos are instantly and wirelessly transferred / stored directly on your smartphone's photo album. Also, with 1 press of a button, you can easily share the amazing drone footage you captured using Email, Twitter, SMS, Facebook, etc
  • 25 MIN FLIGHT TIME: Equipped with a high capacity battery providing 25min of flight time on a single charge. WANT EVEN MORE FLIGHT TIME? Enter code B07X2D3WZ9 into amazon's search bar. LIMITLESS is also equipped with BRUSHLESS MOTORS: 1806 Brushless Motor Noise Reduction Fan Blade provides efficient power, low noise, extended battery life, and precision control.
  • 800M DISTANCE CAPABILITY is is seemingly LIMITLESS. POINT OF INTEREST (POI): An intelligent flight mode that uses advanced positioning systems to put your drone on an automated flight path around a desired subject, while rotating the drone to keep the subject centered in the camera frame
  • FOLLOW ME MODE: Drop the remote--let the drone follow your every move as it automatically captures & records every moment on film. GESTURE CONTROL: Just by using simple hand gestures, this drone will recognize and follow your every command
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Drone-Clone Xperts
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Drone-Clone Xperts Final Thoughts

"OEM Stuff here."

I have to say, I really like this drone. Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. I have some really cool ideas for them. Not a crack in the fuselage or even a broken prop. This arrived earlier than I expected from Drone-Clone Xperts.

Overall Score
4.4


(9 Points)

6. WiFi APP Control Drones with HD Camera 720P 120° Angle Foldable FPV Drone Altitude Hold Auto Hover,...

User Ratings: 73

HT HONOR . TRUST First Impressions

"Great part!"

We are currently having 12-15MPH gusts of wind. I like the functionality of the HT HONOR . TRUST . Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. The battery is very easy to replace. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

  • WiFi APP Control Drones with HD Camera 720P 120° Angle Foldable FPV Drone Altitude Hold Auto Hover, Gravity Sensor Compatible with VR Headset
  • allows video recordings up to 300 feet away, with a 720P HD video output.Wifi Hotspot was created by the drone and have a wireless video feed.Photo and video could both saved in App and SD card(not included)
  • altitude hold function enable fly at a fixed height and easy to take photos
  • Easy to Fly for Adults Beginners: the function such as Headless Mode,2.4GHZ,4 channels ,auto fly back ,auto hover,makes it easy for beginners
  • Foldable and Portable:smaller and lighter package,easy to carry, save your space and enjoys flying anywhere anytime.
  • Bonus battery and replacement service :two 3.7V 900mah batteries are included,10-12 minutes for one battery.HT offers one year two batteries replacement service
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The HT HONOR . TRUST
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HT HONOR . TRUST Final Thoughts

"What can I say?"

It doesn't have that annoying buzz that some have. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. Highly recommend this drone to you all. It's well designed and self protected. Very durable for a beginner to crash lots of times.

Overall Score
4.7


(5 Points)

7. DRONE-CLONE XPERTS Drone X Pro AIR 4K Ultra HD Dual Camera FPV WiFi Quadcopter Follow Me Mode Gestur...

User Ratings: 74

Drone-Clone Xperts First Impressions

"Fit perfectly."

I could not have made a better purchase. Without it the recordings would have cutouts and visible lag. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. The Drone-Clone Xperts is well built, and the controls work well. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life.

  • DRONE-CLONE XPERTS Drone X Pro AIR 4K Ultra HD Dual Camera FPV WiFi Quadcopter Follow Me Mode Gesture Control 2 Batteries Included (White)
  • 4K Ultra HD 8MP DUAL CAMERA: This edition has 2 cameras, one on the front and one on the bottom. Split-Screen and Picture in Picture mode shows real-time transmission from both cameras, allowing you to RECORD footage of both camera views SIMULTANEOUSLY! The UHD video then instantly and wirelessly transfers to your smartphone photo album. This amazing quadcopter was specifically engineered for extreme photo/video versatility, high dynamic range capability, and ultra-high definition pictures/video
  • TOTAL FLIGHT TIME: 24-30mins -Each battery will provide approximately 12-15 mins of flight time (2 total drone batteries included) Want EXTRA BATTERIES? Enter this code: B07S3S4ZF6 in Amazon's search bar. WiFi FPV Real-Time Transmission allows you to view and record everything straight on your smartphone's screen! You can even use your phone to control the flight of the drone if you'd like (but also comes with a Remote Control).
  • TOTAL FLIGHT TIME: 24-30mins -Each battery will provide approximately 12-15 mins of flight time (2 total drone batteries included with THIS 4K UHD Dual Camera Drone. WiFi FPV Real-Time Transmission allows you to view and record everything straight on your smartphone's screen! You can even use your phone to control the flight of the drone if you'd like (but also comes with a Remote Control).
  • Want a CARRYING CASE? Just enter this code into Amazon's Search Bar: B07R3CCK1K .. Extra PROPELLER BLADES enter this code: B07VH1BN7M and for Extra USB CHARGING CABLES: B07VMHLGD2
  • PERFECT Drone for BEGINNERS and INTERMEDIATE drone pilots! Functions such as One Key Take-Off/Landing, Emergency Stop, Altitude Hold and Optical Flow Positioning, keep it simple to control for all skill levels, especially new drone flyers.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Drone-Clone Xperts
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Drone-Clone Xperts Final Thoughts

"And flies great."

Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. I have some really cool ideas for them. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! I would give it more stars if I could! Very pleasantly surprised by the video quality of this!

Overall Score
4.5


(5 Points)

8. CHASING GM0001 Gladius Mini Underwater Drone (ROV) with 4K UHD Camera (100M Tether)

User Ratings: 57

Chasing GM0001 First Impressions

"He loves it!"

Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. This Chasing GM0001 takes the cake with utility and functionality. Controls are smooth and easy to use. Some reason the App doesn't work with a pixel 2 phone. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone.

  • CHASING GM0001 Gladius Mini Underwater Drone (ROV) with 4K UHD Camera (100M Tether)
  • Dive to an incredible 330 feet with 100 m tether (165 feet with 50 m tether) and light up the depths with two adjustable 1200 lumen LED headlights
  • Scan the ocean floor, your surroundings, or the surface with Easy-adjustable pitch (45° tilt-lock mode) and accurately maintain fixed depth with one-touch depth-lock mode
  • Enjoy stable, fluid navigation at speeds up to 4 knots (2m/s) with 5-thruster design and intelligent control algorithms (6 directions in Tilt-Lock mode, including pure vertical ascent/descent)
  • Use the mobile app (iOS or Android) to view real-time 1080P video on up to 3 wireless devices capture vivid underwater video and photos with fully-integrated 4K UHD camera (12 MP photos, 5 fps burst mode)
  • Explore at your pace with long battery life (approx. 2 hours), monitor live footage on a big screen (TV/monitor) with HDMI port on base station, and share your discoveries with one-touch media-sharing and live-streaming via social media
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Chasing GM0001
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Chasing GM0001 Final Thoughts

"Good quality!"

Adds some professionalism look to a spectator. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. Plus the cat seems to enjoy chasing it around as well. I like the functionality of the Chasing GM0001. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button.

Overall Score
4.6


(3 Points)

9. Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch ...

Flysight First Impressions

"Well made."

So no complaints here. It works perfectly with no problems, indoors, outdoors. The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. This arrived earlier than I expected from Flysight. Flysight had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • Flysight 5.8Ghz FPV RC Video Drone Watch 48CH 2 Inch Wireless Receiver FPV Mini Drone Monitor Watch 960 x 240 HD Wearable Display Screen Watch for DIY RC Camera Helicopter Quadcopter Drone Airplane
  • 【Perfect Accessory】: Wearable receiver watch, can be used as a monitor watch to view pin hole camera transmitting on 5.8 Ghz super convenient for using and looks really cool
  • 【High Definition】: With 960*240 resolution and 2 inch LCD display, good enough to read the data on the screen
  • 【No Wait】: Achieve real-time sharing of aerial video images, interactive, high playability, suitable for parent-child interaction
  • 【Stable Performance】 : Built-in 3dBi copper tube 5.8G antenna, the transmission distance is far, Image transmission zero time delay
  • 【Power by 】: Built in 500MAH lithium battery, with USB charging line, convenient charging, use time of up to 100 minutes
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Flysight
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Flysight Final Thoughts

"Almost forgot."

Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. The battery is very easy to replace. It's pretty quick and sounds like a really loud mosquito. I was very excited to receive this Flysight .

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

10. FPV Camera Caddx Vista KIT 720P CMOS 2.1mm Lens 150 Degree Mini Cam with 5.8GHz FPV Transmitter VTX ...

Crazepony First Impressions

"5 stars overall."

So no complaints here. The manual is very clear and it takes 5 minutes to set up. You have to make sure it’s facing the same way as your glove. It's well designed and self protected. There is a Quick-Start guide printed inside the top flap.

  • FPV Camera Caddx Vista KIT 720P CMOS 2.1mm Lens 150 Degree Mini Cam with 5.8GHz FPV Transmitter VTX 4km Max Range AIO Digital System for D-JI FPV Goggles Remote Controller Whoop Drones Airplane
  • [Super Wide Angle] 150 degree wide angle with 28ms ultra-low-latency , can enter high-definition digital image, no distortion, recording more wide and beautiful scenes
  • [Save time and money] Has Embedded Remote Controller Receiver. Can wirelessly connect the Vista Kit for FPV Remote Controller, without having to purchase additional receivers to reduces flight preparation time
  • [Single-Antenna structure] The Vista Kit use single antenna, max range is up to 4 kilometers.Saving weight for drones and making DIY much easier
  • [8 Channels, 8 Drones] The VISTA system allow up to 8 drones to fly simultaneously. Each operator has an exclusive channel. This helps to reduce cross-interference and provide an optional racing experience
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crazepony
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Crazepony Final Thoughts

"Ten minutes."

Picture and video quality better than expected. Really pleased with the Crazepony performance. Highly recommend this drone to you all. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that. Seems well built and blades are well protected.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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