DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ – The DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ comes equipped with a built-in, high-definition camera, GPS, and a transmitter. Coupled with a state-of-the-art Wi-Fi booster, it has a vertical leverage over other drones as the booster helps augment the range at greater heights. It operating scope is around 2,000 ft., powered by 5200mAh LiPo battery. It can be easily and intuitively be paired with Android or iOS enabled smartphones to maneuver and track its location and findings.
Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 – One of the cost-effective, but efficient drones. The USP of this drone is its high speed capacity of 15 miles per hour, with its ability to execute barrel rolls. It can also accomplish sharper and swifter U-turns. It comes equipped with two HD cameras, which can be synced with an Android smartphone or an iPhone to view the sightings in real time. It comes with a 1000mAh LiPo battery and has an operational range of 165 ft.
Walkera QR X350 Pro GPS – A ready-to-fly drone, it comes equipped with GPS receiver, an altitude sensor, and a two-axis gimbal for stability. Lightweight and easy to operate, it has a 3S 11.1V 5200mAh LiPoly battery. It can operate at a maximum speed of 45 miles per hour and comes with battery life of 25 minutes, which is longer than majority of the drones.
3DR IRIS+ – This drone is meant for individuals desiring greater accessibility, range, speed. It can attain a top speed of 40 miles an hour and can span up to 3,280 ft. It is fitted with a 5100 maH battery, which delivers a flying time of 16 minutes. Comes with a ready GPS, which can be used to pre-map flights using compatible software. The drone has a Follow Me feature that enables the drone to focus on the person holding the phone and captures images and videos of that individual.
Blade 350 QX2 AP – The drone comes with a two-axial gimbal for stability as well as a camera that can take up to 1080 pixels of HD video and images with 2 mega-pixel resolution. The drone also sports a built-in GPS and a home return feature that enables it to return back in case it exceeds its range. Weighing around 2 pounds, it comes with a 3000mAh rechargeable LiPo battery that delivers around 15 minutes of flying time.
HUBSAN X4 H107C – The HUBSAN X4 comes with features such as robust motors, greater payload, 2.4 Ghz 4-Channel transmitter, additional pair of propellers, propeller monitor for indoor flying, integrated video capture, a Cameron for recording as well as 6-Axis Flight Control for added stability. Its 3.7v 380mah Li-Po Battery ensures a flight time of around 7 minutes. It weighs 544g and measures 358 x 183 x 86 mm.
Parrot Bebop Drone –The Parrot comes with a GPS and a Return Home button. It has a 14 megapixel camera that comes with a 180 degree view and fish-eye lens, and provides a 1080 pixel full HD resolution. Weighing barely 410 grams, it measures 330 x 380 x 36 mm, which we can say is pretty compact to carry around snugly. Its battery has a flight time capacity of 11 minutes, depending on wind velocity.
Blade BLH7600 Nano QX RTF with SAFE – Comes with the SAFE technology for greater stability and steadiness. Highly compact and agile, it comes with brushed motors for a steady and swift lift, a 4-in-1 DSMX Receiver and a 4-channel DSMX transmitter. Being compact in size, it is low on the noise factor. It comes fitted with 150mAh 25C Li-Po battery. This mini drone weighs around 16.5g and measures 358 x 213 x 114 mm.
Walkera QR Ladybird V2 – This mini beauty showcases 3-axis gyro stabilization system that lends stability to this mini machine. It features a Devo F4 FPV transmitter with 3.5″ LCD screen and a 5.8G FPV camera. It weighs less than 40 grams and measures 125 x 38 mm. It has a flight time of around 8 minutes with a 50mAh 3.7V 25C Li-Po battery. The traversal range is approximately 100 mtr.
DJI Spreading Wings S1000 Octocopter – One of the best flying experience is with the DJI Spreading Wings, both for the rookie and for the experts. It is loaded with DJI’s Zenmuse camera gimbal for steady and smoother video capture. It flaunts foldable arms, retractable landing gear, has increased payload capacity and a sizeable flight time of around 15 minutes using its 15000mAh 6S battery. It weighs around 4200g, with a diagonal width of 1045 mm.