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Ryze Tello with Xiaomi WiFi Extender

Tello Extended – 2X to 5X Your Range with the Xiaomi Mi WiFi Extender

The Ryze Tello is controlled via a WiFi connection to your Smartphone. We wanted to boost the power of this signal and see if we could eek out some more range and better video transmission from the Tello. We did some research on antennas and by far the most popular budget option seems to be…

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Drone Deals! We Find the Best Deals on the Internet For YOU!

4/24/18 This just might be one of the best deals we’ve seen. Right now you can get the Yuneec Typhoon H for just $399. Yes for the same price as the DJI Spark you can get something that can compete with the Phantom 4 Pro. The Typhoon H Hexacopter is a top-of-the-line aerial photography drone…

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AEE Sparrow

AEE Sparrow – Is AEE’s First Selfie Drone Any Good?

AEE put on quite a spread at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017. I was very impressed with the quantity and apparent quality of their drone offerings. I found it curious that such a well-polished company was not selling outside of China. Almost a year and a half later you can finally buy the AEE…

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Say Hello to the Ryze Tello! (With DJI and Intel Smarts!)

The Ryze Tello is the best drone you can buy for under $100. We have flown a lot of different drones and this one stands out. Keep reading to learn more about the awesome Tello. See how the Tello stacks up against some of our other favorite sub-$100 drones here.  The Tello is now available on DJI.com…

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DA Ming DM107S: Version two…

The new version of the Da Ming DM107S looks like an impressive drone for under $50. It is the second version of this Spark look-a-like drone. How does it stack up to the original drone? Initially, we thought this would be an improvement over the original DM107S. Afterall it adds a sleek foldable remote and optical flow stability,…

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Best Drones Under $200

Not all drones are created equal. Some are faster, while others are more stable. Some drones have advanced features and high-definition cameras, while others are more affordable. If you are looking for a drone that meets your needs, but don’t want to spend a small fortune, then you are in luck. We’ve done extensive testing and research…

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Mavic Air Vs Mavic Pro and Spark: Which Has the Best Camera?

DJI is turning out ground-breaking consumer, professional, and “prosumer” drones at an impressive rate. Thier latest consumer model, the Mavic Air, is the most compact consumer model yet. There is no doubt that the Mavic Air is groundbreaking, but is its camera groundbreaking too? After all, the Air shares very similar specs with the lower-cost…

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What is the Best Drone Under $100?

You don’t have to break the bank to get a good drone under $100. We’ll show you five solid options and you can decide for yourself which one is best for you. Best Beginner Drone: Ryze Tello The Ryze Tello is probably the best drone you can buy for any beginner. It is small, lightweight…

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The Best Drone Under $1000

If you have a $1000 budget then you have some really nice options in terms of what you can purchase. Pretty much everything we’ll mention here can take excellent pictures and video. They all have obstacle avoidance of some kind. They all have intelligent flight modes. Really there isn’t a bad choice here. You need…

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What is the Best Drone Under $500?

If you are looking for a drone under $500 you can get a pretty nice machine. The DJI Spark is probably our #1 suggestion, that is unless you can snag a deal on the Yuneec Q500. Let’s take a closer look at your best options. The DJI Spark This is one of the best drones…

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