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Eachine EX1: Brushless GPS drone under $200

Eachine EX1 GPS drone quadcopter
Not long ago GPS feature was only available on expensive drones. Now, in addition to the GPS positioning system, the Eachine EX1 comes with Full HD camera and smartphone APP control. All these for only $170.According to the manufacturer's specs, the 2000 mAh LiPo allows around 16 minutes of flight autonomy. When the battery is near empty, the drone will return...

FEILUN FX176C2 review: Always flies back to you

FEILUN FX176C2 review
Frankly, how could FeiLun expect to remember a drone name like "FX176C2". If copy/paste actions would have not exist, I could not write my FEILUN FX176C2 review :DMany toy drones claim to offer "One key Return to Home" feature. Without a Global Positioning System (GPS), this feature can't work accurate enough, practically the drone is just trying to guess...

JJRC H55 Tracker, GPS drone under $100

JJRC H55 TRACKER drone quadcopter
As in 2017 the favorites under $100 were the selfie drones, I think in 2018 it will be the ones with GPS positioning system like this JJRC H55 Tracker.In addition to the common features (like headless mode and alt-hold), the JJRC H55 has precise GPS assisted one key return to home aka RTH. From now on you don't need to...

JJRC JJPRO X3 HAX: Entry level brushless GPS drone

JJPRO X3 HAX drone
JJRC's deluxe department, called JJPRO, announced recently their first entry level brushless GPS drone. With a price tag of $150, seems like the JJRC X3 HAX will be a bestseller this Christmas.Brush-less motors against brushed ones offers more trust as failure ratio is less possible. They also provide more lifting power and accurate control.Thanks to the GPS positioning system,...

Syma X8PRO GPS quadcopter for decent price

Syma X8Pro GPS quadcopter
Finally, Syma came up with their first GPS quadcopter. In order to allow precise auto return to home (RTH), the Syma X8PRO is equipped with high accuracy GPS positioning system.Syma's X8 line became very popular because it was between the first cheap drones able to lift GoPro and alike action cameras.Like its predecessor (read my X8SW review), the X8Pro's...

X183GPS super cheap double GPS drone

X183GPS 5.8G FPV quadcopter
Personally, I have mixed fillings regarding brushed GPS drones like this X183GPS. I'm not sure that it would worth thickening so much technologies into quad-copters with a weak point like brushed motors. Anyway, for only $150, the X183GPS quadcopter with complete FPV system seems to be a great deal.Thanks to the GPS positioning system, the X183GPS features precise hovering and orbit...

Flytec Navi T23 brushless quadcopter with GPS

Flytec Navi T23 quadcopter
Just few days have passed since we reviewed the T13, and we're here again to introduce you another Flytec drone, a much versatile one. Flytec Navi T23 comes with powerful brush-less motors and dual GPS positioning system.On front of the aircraft is located a 1080P camera which allows to record aerial videos as well as take photos. Unfortunately, it doesn't have...

GDU O2 Plus drone: New rival for Mavic Pro

GDU O2 Plus quadcopter
At first look, due to its large fuselage and silky sliding-arms, the GDU O2 Plus looks like a flying brick :). Instead of folding arms that leave the propulsion system exposed, during carry, the design of the GDU O2 Plus hide the propellers and motors inside the body.In order to allows perfectly stable hovering capability, the dual GPS position system is enhanced...

Tovsto Swift, new easy to fly GPS drone?

TOVSTO SWIFT GPS quadcopter
Swift is a new GPS drone that was recently announced by the Chinese manufacturer Tovsto. Available in two variants (1080p or 720p camera), the Tovsto Swift seems to be a great alternative for the Hubsan H501S. Of course, only if adopts brush-less-motors, which is not certain to me yet.In order to allow accurate positioning, Tovsto Swift drone features both GPS and GLONASS. Through...

OBTAIN F803 drone: Cheaper alternative to Mavic Pro?

OBTAIN F803 quadcopter
At first look, the OBTAIN F803 looks like a great alternative to the popular Mavic Pro. It has not just similar foldable design but also comparable features. The OBTAIN F803 drone comes in 2 Colors, white and black.My biggest concern regarding these new gadgets from unknown manufactures are the after sale support through spare parts availability. Famous brands like DJI are...

FEILUN FX176C1: First brushed GPS drone under $100

FEILUN FX176C1 GPS drone
Equipped with GPS positioning system, the FEILUN FX176C1 is the first drone under 100 bugs with truly intelligent flight modes like: Follow me and Waypoint mission.At first look, the weak point of this cheap GPS drone are the brushed motors. They have much shorter life span compared to brush-less ones. In my opinion, in order to extend the life of...