Zhiyun Smooth Q review: Tested at “Top of the World”

Zhiyun Smooth Q review
Three weeks ago I received for review the Zhiyun Smooth Q handheld gimbal. Prior to write any word about it, I decided to test it in multiple environments.Firstly, I took it with me on a hiking where I tested its endurance. First few hours were heavy rain, later, at heights over 1,800 meters, rain turned into snow, temperature dropped below...

Eachine ROTG02 review: Cheap Android FPV receiver

Eachine ROTG02 5.8G OTG receiver review
These days everyone has at least one smartphone in their pocket which can be used as 5.8G FPV display along with this Eachine ROTG02 Android FPV receiver. Of course, due to its higher latency it can not completely replace a dedicated FPV monitor/goggle.Personally, I find the Eachine ROTG02 more useful as second FPV display. My son loves to follow my...

C-me, first selfie drone with GPS under $100

C-me selfie drone with GPS
Like the popular JJRC H37, this C-me also claims to be the perfect selfie drone. The C-me quadcopter comes with topnotch features, in addition to the compact foldable design. Few years ago, GPS positioning system on drones under $100 seemed to be unbelievable. Now, Cme features not just GPS but also barometric air-pressure sensor for stabling indoor flights.On front...

Flying Piggies and Turtles: Two new FPV racing drones

Flying Piggies and Turtles
Here, on FirstQuadcopter.com we already wrote about many drones with weird design. We had flying frogs, flying eggs, even flying Santa Claus :). Now, it is time to introduce two more flying animals: the SKYSTARS FlyPiggy and the Helifar Turtles.Both FPV drones are based on the popular F3 flight controller. According to your flying skills you can pilot on Air, Horizon or...

GoolRC X5C, Oldies but goldies drone

GoolRC X5C drone quadcopter
Five years ago I started my journey in the world of multi-rotors with a Syma X5C. At that time it was the first affordable drone. GoolRC X5C follows its epic design while bringing new features like headless mode and on key return to home.According to the manufacturer's specs, the 500 mAh battery allows about 5 minutes of flight time. In...