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What is the Best Drone Under $50?

You don’t have to spend a fortune to get a good drone. In fact, there are a handful of excellent beginner drones that you can pick up for less than $50. We highly recommend you start with one of these before you trade up to a DJI or Yuneec drone. In no real order here…

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Save Big on Drones From Force1 RC

&tag=therevguy05-20&linkCode=ur2&linkId=1eb5b6e5b89cc343bb7e687db73a187d&camp=1789&creative=9325&index=electronics&keywords=force1%20drone” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Force1 RC is perhaps the top seller of drones on Amazon. They’ve achieved this by offering high-quality quadcopters loaded with extras at good prices then following that up with excellent customer service. From easy to fly beginner drones, to HD GPS drones, to FPV racers Force1 has a wide range of drones. Keep…

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Best Drones for Christmas 2017

There might not be a better gift to give this Christmas than a drone. They are a blast to fly, fun to race and can take awesome pictures and video. But finding the right drone to buy with confidence isn’t so easy. We thought we’d help you find the perfect drone for that special someone…

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Save 20% On Force1 Drones Until Christmas

Right now you can save 20% on some of the awesome Force1 drones  when you buy from Amazon with the code: 20CHROME The code 20CHROME works on their most popular models. Learn a little more about them below. The F100 Ghost is a powerful and versatile brushless drone built by MJX and is almost identical to…

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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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Vertical Takeoff Speed Test

Here at Half Chrome we like to test the performance of our drones. A key metric for drones is their thrust-to-weight ratio. This tells you how much vertical thrust the props generate compared to the size of the drone. Drones with lots of thrust compared to their weight tend to be able to accelerate upwards faster,…

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Camera Quality Comparison

We do side-by-side comparisons between comparative products, and the results are in! We also show comparisons to the most used camera in the world – the iPhone. In our case, we are using the iPhone 6s. We could put up all kinds of numbers to quantify the image quality, but we don’t find that particularly telling….

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Best Drones Now

Best Drones, May 2018 What is the best drone? That seems like a simple question, but really the better question is what is the best drone for you? That depends on a few different things. Why Do You Want a Drone? Do you want something to take breathtaking aerial pictures and photos? Do you just…

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Half Chrome Hack: 818A-1 Gets a Facelift & Better Performance

Have you ever wanted to modify your drone?  Are you looking for a drone hack to improve performance? Half Chrome has one of the easiest hacks to perform, and it will produce great results. The UDI 818A-1 is an excellent drone for a beginner.  It is very stable and very durable.  The giant propeller guard does an…

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UDI 818A FPV A Fun, Stable and Durable Drone

The UDI 818A HD+ with FPV is an excellent drone for the beginner or intermediate drone pilot.  It is very stable and extremely durable.  The FPV works via WiFi by connecting your phone to the drone then opening an app on the phone. You phone rests snugly in the holder on the transmitter. The FPV works reasonably…

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