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Dobby vs Dobbin

The Dobbin, Not to be Confused with the Dobby

FQ777 has just released the FQ18 Selfie Drone, also known as the “Dobbin”. The Dobbin is an unabashed copy of the popular selfie drone the Dobby. It isn’t a new thing for a small drone company to imitate a popular drone, but the Dobbin on appearance is one of the most similar impersonators we have come…

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E56 and DJI Spark
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Eachine E56: An Inexpensive DJI Spark Clone

Small portable selfie drones are getting better by the day. The original Elfie was a good concept but lacked a decent camera. Enter the Eachine E56. This next-generation starter selfie drone is more portable, thanks to a great carrying case, and it sports a better HD camera. The E56 is also branded as the JJRC H47 Elfie+, so…

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H502 vs H501

Hubsan H501M: Hubsan Upgrades Their GPS Quad with Waypoints

The Hubsan H501 X4 series of drones is arguably Hubsan’s second most successful line of drones after their H107 lineup. The H501S and H501A are both impressive brushless-motor GPS quadcopters that feature GPS and HD cameras. The new H501M adds waypoint flying and an updated controller. Hubsan H501M Features The Hubsan H501M has an impressive…

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UDI U45W

Force1 U45W: Rule the Roost with the Blue Jay

The Force1 U45W Blue Jay is a beginner drone with a lot of good features and its camera takes some of the best still images we have seen from a starter drone. It is stable, it is durable, and it is fun to fly, but is it the right drone for you? Let’s find out……

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JJRC Gets in the Spirit with Two Christmas-Themed Drones

JJRC seems to have the Christmas spirit. They’ve come out with two Christmas-themed drones that would make perfect stocking stuffers. The first is an indoor racer disguised as Santa’s sleigh. The second small quadcopter is an Easter Egg masquerading as a Christmas drone. Both are excellent inexpensive gift ideas. Keep reading to learn more about…

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Bebob 2 power

Parrot Bebop 2 Power: Hour Flight Time, FPV and More…

Parrot decided that their drone lineup needed a boost so they hit the drawing board and came up with the Bebop Power 2, a faster, more powerful, more efficient version of their Bebop 2. This machine can hit a top speed of 40 mph in Sport mode or be tamed down for aerial photography. You can…

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JJRC H49: The Thinnest Selfie Drone You Can Buy

The JJRC H49 is yet another foldable selfie drone from JJRC, the company that brought us the original Elfie. Like the battle for the world’s thinnest mobile phone, there seems to be a new fight to achieve the world’s thinnest compact selfie drone. The JJRC H49 may have achieved that, it is incredibly thin at under one-centimeter…

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yl919 quadcopter

Reaper FY919: A Real Beginner Drone with a Real Beginner Mode

The Flying3D FY919 Reaper at first glance doesn’t seem all that different from other drones on the market, but it has a few very surprising features. It has the features that we have come to expect like headless mode, WiFi FPV, automatic takeoff and landing, and altitude hold. It has nice built-in propeller guards that can be…

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Force1 Thunderbolt: WiFi, FPV, Altitude Hold and More…

The Force1 Thunderbolt is a beginner drone that is packed with features. It sports an HD camera with a live FPV feed that you can access through the free smartphone app. The Thunderbolt has altitude hold, auto-takeoff and landing as well as a headless mode to help the beginner pilot. It also comes with three…

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UDI 818A Discovery 2 Drone
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UDI Discovery 2: The Upgraded U818A

UDI has released another update to their extremely popular U818A drone lineup – they call this drone the Discovery 2. This latest version with WiFi FPV capability is also available as the U49W Blue Heron from Force 1. The styling of the drone and the remote control have improved and the smartphone application is excellent. We took a…

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