Happymodel Mantis85: Micro FPV drone with F4 FC

Happymodel Mantis85 FPV drone

Happymodel, a relatively new drone brand just announced their Mantis85, a compact brush-less FPV drone. Built on a 85 mm sized carbon fiber frame, the Happymodel Mantis85 is suitable for outdoor as well as for indoor flights.

Thanks to the versatile F4 flight controller, Mantis85 can be configured with 3 different flight modes. While Angle mode is suitable for newbies, Acro mode is recommended only to experienced pilots.


According to your existing transmitter you can opt between 3 type of radio receivers (FrSky, FlySky and DSMX). New in the field? No problem, you can purchase the Happymodel Mantis85 quadcopter in bundle with the FlySky FS-i6s transmitter.

Happymodel Mantis85 features and specs

  • Small enough for indoor flights and powerful enough for outdoors;
  • 85 mm sized carbon fiber frame;
  • Versatile Super_s F4 Flight controller;
  • BetaFlight OSD telemetry (battery voltage, RSSI, attitude, aircraft name, flight mode and duration);
  • Betaflight 3.2.0 firmware;
  • 600TVL camera with angle adjustment;
  • 5.8G 48CH 25mW VTX;
  • Buzzer alarm;
  • Optional Frsky, DSMX or AFHDS2A radio receiver;
  • 2s Li-Po compatible.

In front of the aircraft is located the 600 TVL camera with integrated 5.8G 40CH 25 mW wireless video transmitter (VTX).

Happymodel Mantis85 included accessorie

Main parts / package content of Happymodel Mantis85

  • Carbon fiber frame kit;
  • Super_s F4 flight controller with integrated Betaflight OSD;
  • Optional Frsky, DSMX or Flysky AFHDS2A receiver;
  • Happymodel SE 1102 KV9000 brush-less motors;
  • Super_S BS06D 4 in 1 ESC Dshot600 ESC;
  • 2 pairs of 1935 3-leaf propeller (CW and CCW);
  • 600TVL HD CMOS 1/4″ camera;
  • 5.8g 25MW 48CH NTSC/PAL VTX with Raceband;
  • 7.4V 400mah 30C Li-Po battery;
  • Buzzer alarm;
  • Optional Flysky FS-I6 transmitter.


  1. Owner November 9, 2020
  2. Shice B January 17, 2018
    • Robert Neil January 17, 2018
  3. KroTom November 18, 2017

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