Diatone Roma F35 (HD): Solid freestyle racing quad

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Diatone Roma F35 HD drone
Like many manufacturer's Diatone also started to provide smaller and lighter FPV racing quads. The Roma F35 has only a 158mm wheelbase and weighs less than 250 grams. Despite that, it uses 3.5" propellers you can expect similar flight performance as from a large 5" drone. The Diatone Roma F35 is available with two FPV systems. While the Roma F35...

GEELANG LIGO78X PRO+: 2″ CineWhoop w/ Caddx Polar Vista

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Photo of GEELANG LIGO78X PRO+ drone
GEELANG's new LIGO78X PRO+ CineWhoop style FPV drone comes equipped with Caddx Polar Vista HD digital video transmission system and an F4 AIO flight controller with integrated 12A ESC. Despite its small size, it can carry a Naked GoPro, SMO 4K, or Firely X Lite camera. The GEELANG LIGO78X PRO quadcopter is natively compatible with the DJI FPV transmitter. If...

FUNSKY ZD6 PRO: Foldable GPS enabled 6K drone

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Photo of FUNSKY ZD6 PRO
The FUNSKY ZD6 PRO is a nice entry-level done with pretty nice features. It has a dual-positioning system (GPS + OFP), fail-safe return to home, and multiple intelligent flight modes. It's onboard '6K' camera allows angle adjustment and 50x digital zooming. According to the advertised specs, the 7.6V/1600mAh battery allows up to 28 minutes of playtime. The modular LIPO pack...

HGLRC Zeus25 AIO review: F722 Flight Controller + 25A ESC

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HGLRC Zeus25 flight controller review
The HGLRC Zeus25 AIO flight controller is full of features, including a high-performance STM32F722 processor, 25A BL32 ESC, OSD, 4x UART, 10V BEC, easy soldering layout with large pads, and much more. Zeus25 AIO supports PPM (FlySky), Serial RX (including FrSky, S.BUS, DSMX, etc.), and ExpressLRS (RX/TX) radio receivers. It has dedicated pads for Caddx Vista or DJI Air Unit...

BetaFPV ExpressLRS review: High Performance drone Radio Link

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BetaFPV ELRS review
Starting with July 2021, BetaFPV introduced a new product line based on LoRa powered ExpressLRS radio communication. Their offer ranges from radio receivers and transmitters to flight controllers. You can opt from 2.4GHz, 915 MHZ, or 868 MHz systems according to your needs and RF local regulations. While 900MHz systems allow longer-range and better penetration (for Bando - flying...

Zhiyun Weebill 2 review: Powerhouse gimbal for smooth videos

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Zhiyun Weebill 2 review
The Weebill 2 is Zhiyun's newest camera stabilization system with a distinguished design and a flip-out color LCD. With 3.3Kg (7.3 lbs) payload, it is suitable for full-frame Mirrorless cameras and DSLR cameras. In addition to 3-axis stabilization, the Weebill 2 gimbal connects to a wide range of cinema cameras and allows varying degrees of control, from start/stop recording...

Nazgul Evoque F5: FPV drone with a new design approach

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Photo of iFlight Nazgul Evoque F5
iFlight just announced another 5" FPV drone with an impressive design that includes cool LED lights and an injection-molded body. The Nazgul Evoque F5 is available with two power options (4S and 6S) and analog or FPV digital FPV. The frame structure is available with Squashed-X (F5X) or DeadCat (F5D) arm layout. The digital iFlight Nazgul Evoque F5 comes equipped...

Insta360 GO 2 Review: Still tiny, but more versatile

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Insta360 GO 2 review
The Insta360 GO 2 is a tiny camera that you can mount on almost any size of FPV drone, allowing you to capture high-quality stabilized videos. Insta360 wanted to provide a super-light wearable clip-on camera that allows capturing your every day's best moments with the original GO. It fits into your pocket just like your AirPods. Combined with the...

GEPRC SMART 35 HD: Sub250g class FPV drone

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Photo of GEPRC SMART 35 HD
The GEPRC SMART 35 HD is a 3.5-inch 250-gram class drone with 5"-like performance. The ultra-light 155mm toothpick style frame has 4mm arms and a bottom plate. Extra durability is provided by four (2x front and 2x rear) arm bracers. The powerful GR1404-3850KV motors are equipped with EMAX 3.5x2.8x3 propellers. In the center frame are found the main components. The...

Happymodel Crux3NLR: Long-Range GPS ExpressLRS FPV drone

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Photo of Happymodel Crux3NLR drone
Like the BetaFPV HX115 LR, the Happymodel Crux3NLR also comes equipped with a built-in SPI ExpressLRS 2.4GHz receiver. This new radio communication has become extremely popular due to its excellent stability and low latency. On top of the 115mm, carbon fiber frame has a 18650 battery bay. According to Happymodel, you can have up to 17 minutes of crossing time...