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Best Drones Now

Best Drones, November 2018 What is the best drone? That seems like a simple question, but it is actually impossible to answer. A better question is, “What is the best drone for you?” The answer to that question depends on what you are looking for. With Christmas around the corner be sure to check out…

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Simtoo XT175 Fairy Drone

The Simtoo XT175 Fairy Drone is a small foldable brushless drone. It carries an 8 MP camera and has a slew of excellent features. This small drone features both GPS and GLONASS for excellent stability. This drone looks like a heck of a deal under $150. The Simtoo Fairy Drone is a solid brushless quad. The Fairy…

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Ryze Tello and the GameSir T1 Remote

 The Ryze Tello is one of our favorite drones and is probably the best drone you can get for under $100. However, it does not typically ship with a physical remote. In order to fly it, you have to rely on the app and touchscreen controls. For another solid review of the Tello check…

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Tello Remotes – Flaws, Fixes, and the Right Remote for You

The Ryze Tello is the most notable drone under $100 and it is a Half Chrome top pick. With excellent flight time, a great app, and best-in-class camera, the Tello is an awesome little quadcopter. The Tello is missing something important though – a remote control. Instead of including a remote, DJI and Ryze provide…

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El Mejor Dron

Hay muchos drones excelentes, ¿pero cual es el mejor dron para ti? Depende. ¿Por qué quiere un dron? ¿Quiere usar un dron para sacar fotos y videos como un profesional? ¿O es porque quiere algo para divertirte? Habemos volado cientos de drones y tenemos unos sugerencias para Ud.. El Mejor Dron Menos de $100 El…

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Happy Father’s Day: What is the Best Drone for Dad?

If you are looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift then look no further – dad needs a drone. The right drone is sure to put a smile on the face of the man you call “dad.” What Drone is Right for Dad? From videography drones to high-speed racers, there is a drone that the father…

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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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We Found the Best Selfie Drone

Everyone loves a good selfie and there is no better selfie than a dronie – a selfie taken from a drone. Nothing beats the unique perspective that you can get from the air. With the right drone, you will likely be the only one of your friends posting pics from above. We have done the…

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At a New Low Price the Yuneec Breeze is Worth Another Look

The price of the Yuneec Breeze has been falling fast. First listed 18 months ago at an inflated price of $499, the Yuneec Breeze can now be found at retailers like Amazon for less than $200. Thanks largely to competition from Yuneec’s fast-moving competitor DJI, the price of the Breeze is now finally in line…

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Xiaomi MiTu: A Tello Competitor for Less

The Xiaomi MiTu is a small drone that was built to compete with the Ryze Tello. The MiTu has a 2 MP HD camera, optical flow, and some interesting flight modes. Unlike the Tello, the MiTu offers onboard video storage. Does that mean the MiTu will beat the game-changing Tello in the under-$100 category? Keep…

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