Welcome to HalfChrome.com. Every day we put drones and related products to the test in order to give you the best advice. Use the menus to learn more about drones, accessories, and anything drone-related.  If you are looking to buy a drone and want some quick guidance then check out our article on the best drones to buy now. Enjoy the site and please sign up for our email updates so we can keep you informed.

Spark vs Phantom 3
1

Spark vs Phantom: Which is Better for YOU?

With the recent release of the Spark, DJI now has two drones under $500. The Phantom 3 Standard and Spark both have a base price of $499. If you are reading this then you already know you want a DJI drone but you don’t have a 4-figure budget. How do you know which of these…

Continue Reading

GT90 King Kong
1

King Kong GT90: A Small but Powerful Brushless Micro Quad

The King Kong GT90 is a compact brushless motor microdrone with a sturdy frame, flexible antenna, and plenty of power. If you are a fan of the Eachine QX90 or Hubsan X4 brushed motor drones, then you need to look into the King Kong GT90. It is about the same size as these popular drones, but…

Continue Reading

Inductrix Whoop
3

Inductrix Pro: The Highly Anticipated Upgrade

The original Inductrix FPV was a good quad for those who wanted to get into flying FPV without having to build their own drone or solder on a camera. It was, however, a flawed machine. With a frame as strong as five-year-old ramen noodles and barely enough power to get off the ground, the original…

Continue Reading

FPV Map
1

You Want to Race Drones? Start Here.

You may have seen drone racing on ESPN – it is awesome. If you have seen a skilled racer or freestyle acro pilot in person then you really know just how fast these drones can fly. The speed that they dart through and around obstacles is thrilling. The reflexes and timing that the pilots have…

Continue Reading

Inspire 2 vs Inspire 1
3

Inspired Drones: DJI Inspire 1 vs Inspire 2

DJI created the Inspire series for those who are serious about filmmaking. You can do a lot with the more affordable Phantom drones from DJI, but they have some serious limitations. The larger and more expensive Enterprise drones, the Matrice series from DJI, offer a lot of flexibility but they are expensive and have their…

Continue Reading

E011 FPV
6

Eachine E011: The New Top Dog for Tiny Whoopin’

The New Micro on the Block Eachine just released a very intriguing ducted micro quad dubbed the E011. It looks just like the popular E010, but has two very important differences. First, it comes with a random Lego-like character and second it has larger and more powerful motors. Check the current price of the E011…

Continue Reading

F100 Force1
6

Force1 F100: A Sleek and Powerful Brushless Quad

Force1 has teamed up with MJX to come up with the Force1 F100 and F100 Ghost. Both of these drones are sharp looking, powerful brushless motor drones. The F100 is very versatile and can be used to carry a GoPro or action camera for awesome aerial footage. Or you can choose to fly your F100…

Continue Reading

hubsan h107a

Hubsan H507A Star Pro: GPS, Follow Me and HD under $100

Intelligent Flight Modes for Under $100 Hubsan is releasing a new HD-capable drone that has GPS, Waypoints, Follow Me, Orbit Mode and more, all for a price under $100. Advanced flight modes aren’t typically found for under $100 and Hubsan has found a way to do that with their new X4 Star Pro H507A. Learn…

Continue Reading

DM002 quad

DIY Drone: Build Your Own Drone Kit for Beginners

The DM002 Mini DIY Drone is a great and inexpensive drone kit. You don’t need serious mechanical skills or even the ability to solder to put it together. It really is a great way to understand the components that go into a drone (hint: there is a lot less to them than you might think)….

Continue Reading

Bugs8 RTF
2

MJX Bugs 9: An Entry into FPV Flight

MJX has been busy building brushless model drones. The Bugs 3 was an awesome drone and they are following that up with slightly different twists to it. The new Bugs 9, like the Bugs 8 and Bugs 250 is an FPV race drone. The Bugs 9 is smaller and more compact than the 3. It…

Continue Reading

1 2 3 6