Welcome to HalfChrome.com. Every day we put drones and related products to the test in order to give you the best advice. Use the menus to learn more about drones, accessories, and anything drone-related.  If you are looking to buy a drone and want some quick guidance then check out our article on the best drones to buy now. Enjoy the site and please sign up for our email updates so we can keep you informed.

Half Chrome Best Drones For Kids

Best Drone for Kids

What kid doesn’t want a drone? They are a blast to fly for sure but not all drones are created equal. Some are better for kids than others. We have tested countless drones, and we picked a few that we think would be ideal for kids to learn on. These drones are much safer and easier…

Continue Reading

syma, mjx, force1, hubsan, yuneec, dobby
15

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…

Continue Reading

FPV Furibee
6

FuriBee DarkMax: A Ready-to-go Racer

Furibee recently released the well-equipped and angry-looking DarkMax FPV racing drone – we were lucking enough to get our hands on one. The Furibee DarkMax is a low-cost prebuilt racer. It looks mean and it can rip 7.4-volt 2S batteries all the way up to whopping 22.2-volt 6S LiPos. All that power on a drone weighing under 300…

Continue Reading

ex2 mini drone
1

Eachine EX2 Mini

The new Eachine EX2 Mini is a fun little brushless quadcopter that you can get as a full FPV package if you want. It is a clone of the fast and durable MJX Bugs 3 Mini. The EX2 Mini has a slightly different look and the best part is that it comes with an analog…

Continue Reading

x4 storm
1

Flight Test: Hubsan H122D

We finally got our hands on the new Hubsan H122D X4 Storm. It is an all-in-one FPV (first person view) racing quad that includes the drone, remote, monitor and goggles. This little quad really looks the part of an FPV racer, but how does the Hubsan H112 perform? Let’s take a look. The new Hubsan…

Continue Reading

UDI U835
2

UDI U835 Kestrel: A Solid All-in-One FPV Package

The UDI U835 Kestrel is the new version of the older UDI U28 quadcopter. It is a unique all-in-one FPV package that comes with a 4″ monitor built into the remote transmitter. The Kestrel has some nice features not typically found on similar drones. What is the UDI U835 Kestrel? The UDI U835 Kestrel was…

Continue Reading

Stowable 360 degree camera drone
2

Is this Drone a Realtor’s Worst Nightmare?

A new patent from Half Chrome outlines a real estate drone that will make virtual tours of homes better and much cheaper to produce. Your next home may be fully mapped and imaged, both inside and out, in a matter of minutes. With footage from a semi-autonomous drone, you may never again need to visit a house…

Continue Reading

H67 christmas
1

Eachine E011C & JJRC H67: Christmas Whoopin’

The JJRC H67 also know as the Eachine E011C is the Christmas version of the popular E011. Like the original, it has the powerful 716 motors and is an ideal drone for a beginner and kids of all ages. For those with 10 minutes to spare and a soldering iron, the Christmas drone can also make a…

Continue Reading

Is this the next Phantom from DJI
5

DJI Is Building a 360° Camera Drone, When Will We See It?

The 360-degree camera revolution has arrived but so far no commercially successful drone has implemented a 360° camera. We already have some clues that DJI is planning something big – the DJI 360° Drone is coming. What features will it include? What will it look like? When will we see it? All will be answered. The Big “Surprise”…

Continue Reading

DJI 360° camera drone
3

DJI Phantom X: Fact or Fiction?

In November 2015 DJI “announced” the Phantom X. They published a YouTube video promoting the new drone, using actors and technology insiders to discuss the fictitious drone. Two years later the Phantom X still isn’t a product, but some of its features have already started to creep into other DJI Drones. We will walk you…

Continue Reading

1 2 3 6