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Zerotech Hesper foldable drone: Features & Specs

Zerotech Hesper drone
Many drone news says about the Zerotech Hesper quadcopter that it will be the next Mavic Killer. IMHO, as in features and specs, it is not even close to the little Spark. While the Mavic Pro has 3-axis gimbal, the Spark 2-axis and the Hesper only 1-axis. Its design also seems to be overtaken for 2018.Zerotech were among the first to...

What is the new surprise from DJI on March 28th 2018?

NEW product from DJI on March 28th 2018
Frankly, I don't know :D. It could be the Phantom 5, Phantom 4 II or Mavic 2 or even all of them together :). What is certain is that DJI recently published the following tweet: Over the years, DJI has reshaped the way creative minds view the world. Now, we're changing the way you work in it. Stay tuned for...

EVERWING CYCLONE 110 FPV racing quadcopter

EVERWING CYCLONE 110 drone
Like most of the actual mid-range racing drones, the EVERWING CYCLONE 110 comes without transmitter, battery and charger. But at least there is an option to order it together with a FrSky radio receiver.As propulsion system, EverWing opted for 7200 KV motors and 4-leaf propellers. Theoretically, a propeller with more blades will perform slightly better as distributes its power and thrust...

Armor220 FPV drone by AuroraRC: Features & specs

AuroraRC Armor220 fpv racing drone
In my opinion, there are no flying gadgets out there more exciting than FPV drones right now. The Armor 220 paired with a compatible FPV goggles is the closest thing to being a bird.With a starting price of $268, the Armor220 quadcopter its a bit cheaper than its direct competitor, the HOLYBRO KOPIS 1. Both FPV quads are based on the...

Emax HAWK 5 FPV: Fastest racing drone under $250?

Emax HAWK 5 FPV racing drone under $250
Emax, a very popular drone accessories manufacturer, finally came out with a professional grade FPV racing quadcopter. Equipped with powerful EMAX LS2206 2300kv motors, it could be one of the fastest FPV racer under 250 bucks.Thanks to the versatile Omnibus F4 flight controller, the Emax HAWK 5 can be configured with multiple flight modes. While newbies can opt to practice in Angle...

VISUO XS809S Battles Sharks: More flying fun

VISUO XS809S Battles Sharks drone
Following the great success of the XS809HW drone, Siluroid announced an upgraded version called XS809S Battles Sharks. This new version comes with about twice more flight time compared to its predecessor.The VISUO XS809S drone was announced with two type of cameras, a basic 0.3MP camera and a more versatile HD camera. The price difference between the two variants is about...

XINLIN SHIYE X198 GPS drone for less than $200

XINLIN SHIYE X198 drone
If you are looking for a good GPS enabled drone for a nice price offer, then you should check this XINLIN SHIYE X198. In addition to the powerful brush-less motors and full HD camera, it comes with many nice features (like Follow me mode).The brushless motors are more reliable than the coreless motors. They are also comparatively more efficient and...

EVERWING X220 professional racing drone

EVERWING X220 racing quadcopter
The EVERWING X220 is a pre-built racing drone requiring minimal setup to get up in the air. It comes with top-notch hardware and attractive design. It is available with or without a FrSky receiver, no other bundle radio options.All the 3-leaf propellers are transparent. Maybe they look cool, but I would rather prefer some vibrant colors. Unfortunately blades are not self...

SYMA Z1: An Affordable Selfie Drone

Syma Z1 drone
In the close future, affordable drones like SYMA Z1 will completely change the way of taking selfies. Holding up your phone to take selfies is not fun anymore. Drones allows to take not just close-up selfies, but also from a bird's vision.The Z1 connects to your phone via a WiFi signal and will stream a live video from the on-board...

Syma X25 Pro drone: Dual GPS and intelligent flight modes

Syma X25Pro drone
After long absence, finally Syma strikes back with a nice GPS enabled drone called X25Pro. In addition to the precise GPS positioning system, the Syma X25 Pro features intelligent flight modes like Surround flight and Waypoint missions.According to the manufacturer's specs, the 7.4V - 1000mAh allows up to 12 minutes of flight. In case of low battery voltage, the drone will...