Top 3 Drones of the Year [2018]

Top 3 Drones of the Year [2018]2017-12-29T11:28:13+00:00

A Buyer’s Guide to the Top 3 Drones of 2018

Here are the top 3 Drones that I feel are the best of this year.

DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
Product
DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
Rating
Reviews
1,021 Reviews
457 Reviews
342 Reviews
Camera Quality
4K ready camera
4K ready camera
Ultra 4K ready camera
Avg. Flight Time
30 mins.
28 mins.
25 mins.
Flight Range
4 miles
4 miles
1.2 miles
Current Price
$814.99
from $864.99
from $1,544.97
DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
Product
DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
Rating
Reviews
1,021 Reviews
Camera Quality
4K ready camera
Avg. Flight Time
30 mins.
Flight Range
4 miles
Current Price
$814.99
Buy Now
DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
Product
DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
Rating
Reviews
457 Reviews
Camera Quality
4K ready camera
Avg. Flight Time
28 mins.
Flight Range
4 miles
Current Price
from $864.99
Buy Now
Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
Product
Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
Rating
Reviews
342 Reviews
Camera Quality
Ultra 4K ready camera
Avg. Flight Time
25 mins.
Flight Range
1.2 miles
Current Price
from $1,544.97
Buy Now

Last update on 2018-09-19 / Affiliate links / Amazon Affiliate Disclosure

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DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
1,021 Reviews
DJI - Mavic Pro Quadcopter with Remote Controller - Gray
  • Fly for miles. From your pocket. Inside the Mavic's pocket-sized remote controller is DJI's brand new OcuSync transmission technology, with a range of 4.3mi (7km) and Full HD 1080p video streaming.
  • No bumps and scrapes When you know what's in front of you, you won't bump into it. The same is true of the Mavic. Using Flight Autonomy it can see obstacles as far away as 49ft (15m) in front.
  • Absolute Precision Flight Autonomy technology means the Mavic can hover precisely in more environments, and automatically land almost exactly where you took off.
  • Stay flying longerWhy fly for 10 or 15 minutes when you can fly for up to 27? With the Mavic you can. Finely tuned control
  • Use every single pixel The Mavic is the only drone of its size to carry an integrated high-precision 3-axis mechanical camera stabilization system..Operating Temperature Range:32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)

Last update on 2018-09-19 / Affiliate links / Amazon Affiliate Disclosure

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DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
457 Reviews
DJI Phantom 4 PRO Professional Drone, Hobby RC Quadcopter & Multirotor, White, CP.PT.000488
  • Camera with 1-inch 20MP sensor the onboard camera has been redesigned to use a 1-inch Megapixel CMOS sensor.
  • Five-directions of obstacle sensing. Please refer the Instructional Video and the User Manual before use.
  • More powerful video processing supports H.264 4K videos at 60fps or H.265 4K at 30fps, both with a 100Mbps bitrate
  • Note: Refer the Instructional Video and the User Manual before use which is highly recommended.

Last update on 2018-09-19 / Affiliate links / Amazon Affiliate Disclosure

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Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
342 Reviews
Autel Robotics X-Star Premium Drone with 4K Camera, 1.2-Mile HD Live View & Hard Case (Orange)
  • 4K Ultra HD video camera with quick-release 3-axis gimbal stabilizer
  • HD Live View up to 1.2 miles away and autonomous flight modes via the free Starlink app for iOS or Android (mobile device sold separately)
  • Dual GPS/GLONASS outdoor navigation, SecureFlyTM magnetic interference protection, and the Starpoint Positioning SystemTM
  • Intuitive remote controller with LCD display and one-touch action buttons
  • Included accessories: Premium hard case, 64-GB MicroSD card, intelligent battery, 1-hour fast charger, spare propellers and small parts

Last update on 2018-09-19 / Affiliate links / Amazon Affiliate Disclosure

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