When DJI and GoPro unveiled the Mavic Pro and Karma last year, they helped ignite the foldable drone craze. It wasn’t long before other companies started to follow suit. At the start of this year alone, foldable drones can be found in almost every price segment from the $1000 Mavic Pro down to the $40 JJRC H37.
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DJI’s latest M200 caters to the rise in industrial drone applications — a market segment that was once filled by the Inspire 1. Capable of lifting up to 2 cameras, the M200 is DJI’s most versatile adaptable aerial imaging platform to date.
In the insurance sector, drones can quickly scan a very large area and give pictorial evidence of damage to a site or property. More importantly, they are able to reach places where humans can’t reach due to disasters. One particular insurer has commissioned the use of drones to carry out such work…
The ongoing GearBest 3rd Anniversary celebration sales is yielding some pretty interesting deals. The latest gem to have surfaced is the highly popular Taranis X9D Plus which is currently available for just $199.99 shipped. Now that’s an unbeatable price you can’t find anywhere else!
If you think shooting down a drone with a firearm is crazy, think again. A US Army general has recently revealed something that redefines crazy altogether in the world of drones — the story of a Patriot surface-to-air missile which was used to shoot down a $200 quadcopter.
The sub-$100 price segment in the market for toy drones is the most popular and crowded segment. Here is our list of the best 20 toy drones that you can buy for $100 or less. Since there are just so many models in this price segment, this list …
Ever since we saw the first version of Quanum’s DIY FPV Goggle, affordable FPV headsets have started flooding the market en masse. These days, buyers have plenty to choose from when it comes to shopping for sub-$100 FPV headsets.
The sub-$700 price range is the most exciting segment for aerial photography drones. This is a highly contested battlefield where emerging brands such as XK and Cheerson get to take on established players such as DJI and Yuneec for market dominance.
Whether you’re new to quadcopters and looking for something light and easy to play around with … or an aspiring drone pilot looking for a trainer drone to hone your flying skills, mini quadcopters are a great way to start familiarizing yourself with the world of multirotors.
Since the GearBest 3rd Anniversary celebrations started a few days ago, we’ve been seeing some amazing deals pop up at the popular Chinese retail site. And now they’ve come up with yet another irresistible deal — DJI Mavic Pro Fly More Combo for just $1299!
GearBest is gearing up for its upcoming 3rd anniversary celebration and plenty of great deals have been lined up for this special occasion. If you’re planning to purchase any gadget or tech products within the next 10 days, be sure to check out what GearBest has to offer.
It looks like a new brand is planning to enter the foldable camera drone market soon. This time it’s Zerotech — makers of the popular Dobby selfie drone. The company’s upcoming foldable drone seems like it was designed to compete directly against the DJI Mavic Pro.
Every one or two months, we’ll be peppered with news of new RC toys. The list usually includes multirotor drones, RC cars, planes, boats and helicopters but one company has released a new toy that doesn’t quite fit into the usual categories for RC toys.
It is an issue that all well-informed Inspire 1 owners worry about from time to time — propellers that could come off during flights. Now a Swiss company has found a simple yet reliable solution do this problem.
February 8, 2017 marks another high point in the drone racing arena. Yes, the ‘sport of the future’ now has a strong backing via a multi-year global partnership between Allianz and Drone Racing League (DRL).
Popular RC camera brand RunCam has just released two new mini FPV cameras — the Swift Mini and RunCam 3. Both cameras are compact and light and ideal for small RC vehicles such as mini FPV racers. They are expected to be available soon at GearBest.
Ever since industrial drones started making inroads into firefighting, they have largely been used to put out fires. Companies such as Lockheed Martin have developed drones that can be used to drop water on fire but a company in China has recently found a new and novel way of using drones — by using them to start fires.
GearBest is currently having a sales campaign for land and air RC toys. Popular models such as the Ideafly Grasshopper F210 and FuriBee F90 are up for grabs at highly attractive discounts. Besides drones there is also a wide variety of other toys such as RC cars, excavators and accessories such as transmitters.