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jumper t8sg plus

Jumper T8SG Plus: The Newest Multiprotocol Transmitter

The original Jumper T8SG was a revelation. It was the first real multiprotocol remote transmitter you could buy that gave you the freedom to control many different quadcopters. Now with the Jumper T8SG Plus, they took the original and upgraded many of the shortcomings that the original radio had. What’s Different on the T8SG Plus?…

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Tello Vs. Toys – How Does DJI’s Tiny Tello Really Stack Up?

On January 8, 2018, DJI and Ryze changed the market for inexpensive quadcopters forever with the release of the $99 Tello. Our first reaction was “oh snap, the toy drone makers are screwed.” There are plenty of good quadcopters under $100 but before the Tello, they all had one huge problem holding them back –…

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emax babyhawk r full review
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Emax BabyHawk-R Race Edition: Serious Power in a Small Package

The original Emax BabyHawk is one of our favorite brushless micro FPV quads. The new BabyHawk R Race Edition looks like a nice upgrade. One look at the new BabyHawk R and you can tell that Emax took what was already good and made it better. Calling this a BabyHawk might actually be a stretch as it…

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DJI Mavic Air compared to DJI Spark
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DJI Mavic Air vs Spark: Which is the Best Small DJI Drone?

The new Mavic Air is an excellent compact quadcopter, but how does it compare to the DJI Spark? There is a lot to like about the Mavic Air, but might the lower cost Spark be the better option for you? Now that DJI makes two small compact quadcopters it is important to understand the differences. We…

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DJI Tello V Parrot Mambo
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Ryze Tello vs Parrot Mambo: Which is the Best Micro Drone?

The Ryze Tello and Parrot Mambo might just be the two best drones in their class. The Parrot Mambo is an excellent starter drone and probably the closest competitor to the Ryze/DJI Tello. They both are extremely stable and have good cameras. That makes them both excellent option for beginners When it comes to small…

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Diatone 2018 GT-R90: Little Quad, Big Power

The Diatone 2018 GT-R90 is a brushless micro FPV quad with some serious power. This little quad can not only handle a 3S battery, but also a 4S battery. This beast is definitely in another class than a lot of the popular micro quads we’ve tested. If you want something simple to start then check…

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Compare Mavic to Evo
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Mavic Air vs Autel Evo: Which is the BEST Portable Drone?

Both DJI and Autel have upped the ante with their new portable drones. The DJI Mavic Air is ultra-portable and the Autel Evo looks incredibly capable. How do they stack up against each other and the original folding drone, the Mavic Pro? Let’s take a closer look. Tale of the Tape: Mavic Air vs Evo…

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Eachine M80S: This is the Indoor FPV Quad You’ve Been Waiting for…

The Eachine M80S is officially our new favorite Indoor FPV (first person view) drone and it may also be the best drone for learning how to fly FPV and acro. It is small, yet powerful. It is lightweight, but also extremely durable. You can activate altitude hold and keep it stable, but you can also have…

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DJI Spark vs Tello
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Tello Vs. Spark: Which DJI Starter Drone is Right For You?

Despite appearances, the Tello and Spark are two very different drones. The Spark is a powerful flying machine in a pint-sized package. It includes advanced features and sensors, not the least of which is GPS guidance. The Tello is a true beginner drone designed for kids of all ages. At just $99 it blows the low-price…

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Mavic 2 Mavic SE
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The DJI Mavic 2: Expect Big Things

The Mavic Pro 2 wasn’t released January 23rd, but the Mavic Air was. The specs on the Mavic Air are pretty impressive, but looking closer at them and its price point ensures that DJI is definitely not done with the development of the Mavic. The Mavic 2 is coming and it is going to be…

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