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helifar h803

Helifar H803 -A $20 drone with obstacle avoidance

The Helifar H803 is a unique little quadcopter and a bargain for about $20. It is a small ducted drone a lot like one of our favorites, the Eachine E011. However, it has built-in sensors for obstacle avoidance. This little drone is a refreshing new take on an old design. Right now you can get one…

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Eachine e010s

Eachine E010s -Basic whoopin’ fun

With winter here that means it is tiny whoop season. If you are looking for a low cost and stable indoor flyer then you’ll want to take a look at the E010s. Like the original E010, it has a ducted frame but it gets an upgraded F3 flight controller, RaceStar motors and an 800 TVL…

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makerfire armor 65 lite tiny whoop

MakerFire Armor 65 Lite -My new favorite ready to go tiny whoop

 The Makerfire Armor 65 Lite is an all-in-one ready to go tiny whoop. It is an absolute blast to fly. It is basically a suped-up E011 that you can fly in both angle and acro mode. If you are looking for a good but inexpensive drone to fly indoors this winter then you want to take…

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Half Chrome Best Drones For Kids

Best Drone for Kids

What kid doesn’t want a drone? They are a blast to fly for sure but not all drones are created equal. Some are better for kids than others. We have tested countless drones, and we picked a few that we think would be ideal for kids to learn on. These drones are much safer and easier…

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force1 scoot

Force1 Scoot -What makes this Amazon’s best seller?

The Force1 Scoot drone is a unique remote-free drone. Yes, that’s right, there isn’t a remote. So how do you control this mini-drone? You use the force. This unique drone is one of the top-selling drones on Amazon right now and you can get one for free. Click here to learn how. Want to see…

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Force1 Monarch Butterfly Drone

The Force1 Monarch Drone is one of the more unique drones I have ever flown. Like the name suggests it looks like a butterfly. It also has a unite hand gesture remote control. This isn’t a drone that I would typically fly. However, my 10-year-old daughter and 8-year-old niece couldn’t get enough of it. The loved…

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Redpawz Blast R020

The Redpawz Blast R020 an unabashed copy of the Ryze Tello. I often wonder where these smaller drone makers come up with these names. Why not just be forthcoming? Don’t pretend you aren’t trying to capitalize on the Tello’s success, embrace it. We once tested a Dobby imposter called a Dobbin, they had the right idea….

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Mavic Air Clone

GoolRC X12

The GoolRC X12 is no doubt a clone of the impressive DJI Mavic Air. It looks just like the quadcopter from DJI. It has some good features and is a nice little drone, but do not expect to get DJI-like performance from this copycat. The GoolRC X12 is a good drone for under $60 but…

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What is the Best Drone Under $50?

You don’t have to spend a fortune to get a good drone. In fact, there are a handful of excellent beginner drones that you can pick up for less than $50. We highly recommend you start with one of these before you trade up to a DJI or Yuneec drone. In no real order here…

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Eachine E014: A Tello Competitor at Half the Price

The Eachine E014 is a new ducted quadcopter from Eachine. It is a super stable drone with optical flow and it features a 720p WiFi FPV camera. The E014 has a handful of useful and unique features and Eachine did a great job implementing them in their new Eachine Fly app. This little-ducted quadcopter is a…

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