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Micro drones are super small drones that could fit in your pocket.  They are a lot of fun to fly. Typically they are inexpensive and a good place for beginners to start.

Cheerson CX-OF

CX-OF: A Micro Quad with Optical Flow Stability

The new Cheerson CX-OF is the smallest drone ever to include optical flow technology. The CX-OF may be tiny, but it packs in a lot of features. “Optical flow” is the term drone makers are now using do describe an extra stability feature that uses a downward sensor to keep your hovering quad in one place….

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Best King Kong
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King Kong 90GT vs 95GT vs 110GT: Which is the Best?

The King Kong 90GT is one of the best brushless micro FPV racers out there. Its small form factor and powerful brushless motors make it an absolute blast to fly. Brushed quads like the Eachine QX90 can’t hold a candle to the performance brushless quads like the King Kong 90GT. King Kong has followed up the…

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Syma X20 vs X21

Syma X20 and X21: Pocket-Sized Fun

Syma has put together two very similar drones in the X20 and X21. They are both pocket-sized drones that have altitude hold. You can opt for the small X21 or the tiny X20. The Syma X21 checks in at 5.3 inches by 5.3 inches (13.5 x 13.5 cm) when measuring to the tips of the…

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GT90 King Kong
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King Kong 90GT: A Small but Powerful Brushless Micro Quad

The King Kong 90GT 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…

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Inductrix Whoop
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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…

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KaiDeng Alpha K130 Drone

KaiDeng Alpha K130: A Mini Egg-Shaped Drone

The KaiDeng Alpha K130 is a unique looking quadcopter. It is an egg-shaped, egg-sized drone designed to be compact enough that you can shove it in your pocket and take it with you. The Alpha K130 has a lot of good features, especially for a drone under $50. Its clever design is definitely a conversation…

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E012

Eachine E012: The Newest and Smallest Micro Ducted Quad

Eachine seems to be releasing a new microdrone on a daily basis. Their newest addition is the Eachine E012. It is a tiny ducted quadcopter. It is very similar to the uber-popular E010, only smaller. What is the E012? The E010 gained popularity as an Inductrix clone that was inexpensive and easily adaptable to carry a small FPV…

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E011 FPV
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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…

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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)….

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DYS micro racing drone
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My DYS Elf Can Run Circles Around Your Tiny Whoop

The new DYS Elf is a small mean machine. If your Tiny Whoop was on steroids, it would be the new DYS Elf. Drones like the Inductrix and E010 are fun, but they can’t hold a candle to a brushless drone like this new DYS. What Can We Expect From DYS? The DYS Elf is…

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