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...

Eachine E008 Mini: Cheap drone with obstacle avoidance

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Photo of Eachine E008 Mini
For only $20.99, the Eachine E008 Mini is a fun toy for every newbie who wants to start playing with drones. It comes with multiple speed rates, caged blade guards, and a five-direction infrared obstacle avoidance system (bottom, front, rear, left, and right sensors). The E008 Mini is powered by a 3.7V/300mAh Lipo battery. According to Eachine, the flight...

HGLRC Ares DS400 Drone Soccer: The New e-SPORT!

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Photo of HGLRC Ares DS400
HGLRC, my favorite FPV drone brand just announced their first quadcopter designed for drone soccer. HGLRC Ares DS400 is available in two versions, one for FPV Drone Soccer with GPS, Zeus nano 350mW VTX, and Caddx Ant ECO camera, and a second one for LoS Drone Soccer without FPV rig. Both variants are available with 4S and 6S power...