Editor's Choice - Our Favorite ODYSSEY Video Cameras

1. 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
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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 ODYSSEY Video Camera and pretty decent bundle overall. The camera on this thing is awesome. Amazing ODYSSEY Video Camera and pretty decent bundle overall.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. Profession Protective Case for DJI Spark Portable Mini Quadcopter Drone, Super Strong and Ultra Ligh...

WGear WG011715 First Impressions

"Flawless drone."

The case is really well-made and everything fits perfectly. The controls are easy to master and intuitive. Bigger drones will cost much more with more battery life. I’ve not confirmed the same behavior with Bluetooth. This arrived earlier than I expected from WGear.

  • Profession Protective Case for DJI Spark Portable Mini Quadcopter Drone, Super Strong and Ultra Light Weight with shoulder strap, Briefcase Design, Double side Open separated compartments (Black)
  • WGear Original Designed all in 1 Travel and Protection Case for DJI Spark Mini Quadcopter Drone
  • Different functional sections for DJI Spark, RC, Batteries, Propellers, HD Cards, Charger and adapter
  • Main compartment with compressed inlay with best customized room for DJI Spark, one battery and RC with spike foam in the lid
  • Second main compartment for charger, adapter, cable, extra propellers, extra batteries and pocket for HD card and other thin accessories
  • Strong heavy duty case in light weight and compact size feature
  • Editor's Impressions Of The WGear WG011715
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WGear WG011715 Final Thoughts

"As a first drone."

I can press the button again and continue the flight. Great product if you have multiple batteries. Positively the best drone for inexperienced pilots. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. The quality that this offers far exceeds the cost.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

3. GoPro HERO5 Black w/ $60 Amazon Gift Card

GoPro First Impressions

"Thanks guys!"

This action camera is amazing for the price! Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries.

  • GoPro HERO5 Black w/ $60 Amazon Gift Card
  • GoPro HERO5 Black
  • Amazon.com $60 Gift Card in a Greeting Card
  • Stunning 4K video and 12MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes
  • Durable by design, HERO5 Black is waterproof to 33ft (10m) without a housing
  • Additional GoPro HERO5 Black Features + Benefits below on item page
  • Preview and playback your shots, change settings and trim your footage, all on your GoPro
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro
  • Video Quality
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  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

GoPro Final Thoughts

"Cross your fingers."

I may have to pick up a second one at this price! Overall, I think this a great ODYSSEY Video Camera. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. Video stabilization is astonishing. I especially like it simplified design.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. OYTRO HD 1080P Outdoor Sports DV Camera Waterproof Recorder Sports & Action Video Cameras

OYTRO First Impressions

"See the pics yourself."

I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great. These are original OYTRO batteries, and charger. Love the accessories and the bag. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON! I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

  • OYTRO HD 1080P Outdoor Sports DV Camera Waterproof Recorder Sports & Action Video Cameras
  • Material: ABS
  • Perfect for your sports designs
  • Connector: USB2.0/AV OUT
  • Focal length range: 1080P HD wide-angle lens 140 degrees
  • External: SD card (up to 32G card)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The OYTRO
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  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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OYTRO Final Thoughts

"This cannot be disabled."

Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. Get a stainless steel tether. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. I was shocked at how small this unit is. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. DJI Osmo Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with 64 GB Extreme microSD Card Ultimate Bu...

User Ratings: 78 7

FS TFSTOYS First Impressions

"Working good so far."

On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape. It may be even better then my other GoPro to be honest. I cannot say enough great things about this ODYSSEY Video Camera. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries.

  • DJI Osmo Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with 64 GB Extreme microSD Card Ultimate Bundle
  • Small size, weighs 116g and can let you film up to 140 minutes
  • With a 1/2.3-inch sensor, Osmo Pocket can shoot 4K/60fps video at 100 Mbps and photos at 12MP with a pixel size of 1.55μm.
  • 1-inch integrated touch screen provides a high quality live view as well as the ability to toggle through the various shooting modes, adjust settings, review footage and gain access to a full suite of creative features like ActiveTrack, Motionlapse, Panorama and FPV mode.In Stock, arrive before Christmas!
  • Osmo Pocket includes a universal port which allows the users to connect the smartphone as well as a wide range of accessories.
  • In the bundle: DJI Osmo Pocket with full DJI accessories, extra large hard case, extreme 64gb Memory card, Phone Adapter, mini Tripod, Osmo Pocket Holder et al
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FS TFSTOYS
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FS TFSTOYS Final Thoughts

"I expected that."

If you have a FS TFSTOYS , then you need this case. I cant give the FS TFSTOYS enough stars. I contacted FS TFSTOYS customer service and they were amazing. This works well enough, except when I want to use it. This accessory bundle for my FS TFSTOYS has a ton of items.

Overall Score
4.5


(86 Points)

6. Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, Follow M...

User Ratings: 64 7

Potensic First Impressions

"Not gonna lie."

Not Only Can You Learn On The Potensic . The Potensic is a great deal in this price range and quality. My eyes are not as good as they used to be. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. The safety features are second to none.

  • Potensic D60, GPS Drone with Camera for adults, 1080P HD FPV 110° FOV Quadcopter, 5G WiFi, Follow Me, Altitude Hold, Auto Return Home, Upgrade Brushless Motor-White
  • [POWERFUL BRUSHLESS MOTORS] - Compare to other drones, this D60 GPS drone adopts the advanced Brushless motors to ensure stable flight at high speed and long-distance with low consumption. It may not suitable for kids under 14 or beginners but ideal drones for adults.
  • [DUAL GPS NEVER LOST] - Integrates the latest technology with dual GPS to keep accurate positioning detail of your drone. The Return-to-Home function enables this camera drone automatically return when battery low/ signal weak/ out of range. No worry about the lost.
  • [1080P CAMERA] - Built-in advanced one-Axis mechanical gimbal and 1080P high-quality camera to capture the smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected. Note: 1080P content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [MULTIFUNCTION DRONE] - Combine the function of one key takeoff/landing, headless mode, altitude hold, follow me, fly-by-trajectory, GPS auto-return-home, fast speed with up to 20min playtime... meet all your requirements for a high-end camera drone.
  • [WIDE COMPATIBLITY]- With both 5G WIFI transmission, this Potensic D60 camera drone is wide compatible with all the 5G WIFI-enabled phones, fast transmission and convenient to share. PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"And was lost!"

But u will have an extra one to exchange. Easy to fly, fast and the most important durable! I think the Potensic app will take some getting used to. I liked it enough, so I'm buying another one. Batteries, no reason to stress them like that.

Overall Score
4.4


(100 Points)

7. Syma X5C-1 Explorers 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter Drone with Camera

User Ratings: 58 7

Cheerwing X5C-1 First Impressions

"Or have a life."

Didn’t unplug in the middle of the flights. Also a great feature is the One Key Return to Home button. I love this ODYSSEY Video Camera, it is a beast in a small package! They made it right by sending a replacement. Can't wait for my other parts so I can put it all together.

  • Syma X5C-1 Explorers 2.4Ghz 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter Drone with Camera
  • It is a upgraded version of X5C equipped with HD Camera.Please know that the "X" of X5C on the plane is red.
  • Build-in 6 axis gyroscope for precise hovering in the sky.
  • Various control options for those piloting the X5C. Up, Down, Left, Right, Forward, Backward, Leftward flight, Rightward flight.
  • Using spread spectrum technology for further remote distance, best anti-interference ability, least power consumption. you could fly more helicopters at the same time, its reaction speed is 100 times faster than other radio control.
  • A key 360° roll, continuous roll for perfect action and wonderful performance.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Cheerwing X5C-1
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  • Value For Money
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Cheerwing X5C-1 Final Thoughts

"Good fly time."

Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min. I love the follow me feature and the return to home button. Then I can select to the VR mode and wear my own VR head set. I like the functionality of the Cheerwing X5C-1. But overall, I am very happy with the product.

Overall Score
4.2


(242 Points)

8. Ultimaxx’s Deluxe Accessory Bundle for DJI’s Phantom 4 Quadcopter; Includes: Professional Backpa...

Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni First Impressions

"Battery life."

This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. This is the second Ultimaxx Drone I have purchased. I like the functionality of the Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni. This is a great flyer for both indoor and outside flying. Ultimaxx had also impressed me with their customer service.

  • Ultimaxx’s Deluxe Accessory Bundle for DJI’s Phantom 4 Quadcopter; Includes: Professional Backpack for All DJI Phantom Quadcopters, Filter Kit, White Prop Guards, and More
  • -BUNDLE INCLUDES: Backpack for all DJI Phantom Quadcopters, lanyard, 7pc filter kit, white prop guards, car charger, and deluxe set of propellers.
  • -WATER-RESISTANT BACKPACK: Compatible with the Phantom FC40, Phantom 1, 2, 3, & 4. Designed for All DJI Phantoms and similar quadcopters.
  • -7PC FILTER KIT: Includes UV, CPL, and Variable ND2-ND400 filters that have digital multi-coated high quality HD optics.
  • -HIGH QUALITY PROPELLERS: Low Noise Propellers are easy to mount, secure, durable, and well balanced with a powerful thrust.
  • -ALL ACCESSORIES ARE COMPATIBLE WITH DJI’S PHANTOM 4 QUADCOPTER AND ALL SIMILAR QUADCOPTERS.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni
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Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni Final Thoughts

"Very cool."

Also I would HIGHLY suggest you use the prop guards. The camera on this thing is awesome. Fast quick delivery of this hard to find drone. The Ultimaxx UM-BPDJI-PRO-4 ni mod ni is well built, and the controls work well. Now l have all kinds of parts and extra batteries.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

9. Holy Stone HS160 RC Drone with FPV Camera 720P HD Live Video Feed 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro Foldable Quadco...

User Ratings: 67 10

Holy Stone First Impressions

"Not gonna lie."

Even my high end drone buddies were impressed. This drone is very easy to fly, very stable. It is well built, tough and ready to fly out of the box. Below I will list the pros and cons I've got with this drone. This arrived earlier than I expected from Holy Stone.

  • Holy Stone HS160 RC Drone with FPV Camera 720P HD Live Video Feed 2.4GHz 6-Axis Gyro Foldable Quadcopter for Kids & Adults, Selfie Drone with Altitude Hold, One Key Start Function, and Bonus Battery
  • 720P HD FPV CAMERA: Equipped with the newest 720P HD Wi-Fi Camera which captures high-quality images. You can see FPV (first-person-view) live video on your mobile device (iOS or Android). Simple to shoot, fun to share on media.
  • APP CONTROL: By installing the APP and connecting the Wi-Fi sent from the drone, you can operate your drone by phone App. Wi-Fi connection requires password, which free you from worry of drone being connected and stolen.
  • FOLDABLE STRUCTURE: Foldable & flexible propellers make the mini drone portable. Allow you put it on pocket and take it out.
  • ALTITUDE HOLD & HEADLESS MODE: Hover in a certain height even when you release the throttle stick. Players at any level especially beginners can control the drone perfectly. The drone is also able to be stopped immediately on any emergency situation to avoid loss and damaged. This upgraded version equipped with Headless Mode can orient the drone to your direction. Activate Headless Mode function, no worry about the direction even when the drone is out of sight.
  • MODULAR BONUS BATTERIES: There are 2 powerful modular batteries with 2 USB charging cables. You can enjoy longer flying time and easy recharge. A fire-proof battery bag is included so that you can charge batteries with safety.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 14 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Holy Stone
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Durability
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Holy Stone Final Thoughts

"It was great."

It is really easy to use for me and my kids. I would definitely buy this one again! Amazing ODYSSEY Video Camera and pretty decent bundle overall. Takes great photos and videos and is a lot of fun. Best part is it is fully charged in 30 min.

Overall Score
4.1


(53 Points)

10. Drone with 1080P HD Camera, Potensic T18 GPS FPV RC Quadcopter with Adjustable Wide-Angle WiFi Camer...

User Ratings: 67 8

Potensic First Impressions

"Ease of use."

Could not get the remote camera controls to work. Make sure to get extra batteries to keep the fun going. Highly recommend this drone to you all. I think Potensic definitely has a potential winner here. A friend has a DJI Phantom drone, and flew My Potensic today.

  • Drone with 1080P HD Camera, Potensic T18 GPS FPV RC Quadcopter with Adjustable Wide-Angle WiFi Camera, Auto Return Home, Altitude Hold, Follow Me, 2 Batteries and Aluminum Carrying Case
  • [SMART & SMOOTH AUTONOMOUS FLIGHT] -Follow Me Mode and Fly-by-Trajectory technology that is now proven and matured over the years works beautifully together to enable smooth flight with easy piloting controls. Smart and smooth than ever.
  • [1080P CAMERA & WiFi TRANMMISSION] - Built-in advanced 9-Axis mechanical gimbal and 1080P high-quality camera to captured the smooth, cinematic HD video you've expected. Note: 1080P content requires a 16/32 GB SD card(Card not included).
  • [DUAL GPS NEVER LOST] - Integrates the latest technology with dual GPS to keep accurate positioning detail of your drone. The Return-to-Home function enables the T18 drone automatically return when battery low/ signal weak/ out of range. No worry about the lost.
  • [APP ONE-KEY SHARE] -With the “Potensic-G” App, it allows you seamlessly connect to your smartphone, share your real-time pictures and videos directly to YouTube or Facebook. Start your trip and spread your joyful moment to your friends.
  • [MORE ENJOYMENT AND BETTER PROTECT] - Come with 2 exchanged batteries& elegant aluminum case to extend playtime&enjoyment and better protect this Potensic T18 drone. PS: Potensic provides 12 months hassle-free warranty to ensure the enjoyment of your purchase.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Recommended Age: 13 years and up
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Potensic
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
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Potensic Final Thoughts

"Cool case."

It's also important to take your time with the installation. It's well designed and self protected. Overall, a decent purchase at this price point. It's well designed and self protected. This is an essential process for proper flight.

Overall Score
4.3


(381 Points)

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