For its $499 sale price, the DJI Phantom 3 Standard is the best beginner quadcopter you're going to find for the money. If and when the price jumps back to its original $799, the Standard will be a much tougher sell against DJI's other excellent models as well as the mounting competition.
The DJI Spark delivers all of the camera drone features most people will ever need in an impossibly small package.
An amazing amount of tech in a pocketable drone, the DJI Mavic Air is the best travel drone you're going to find right now.
The Parrot Bebop 2 definitely improves on the original and remains a good choice for its portability and safer design, but stiffer competition and merely good image quality limit its overall appeal.
The Parrot Bebop Drone gets points for being a compact, durable, easy-to-use quadcopter for capturing good video and photos. Battery life, performance and overall value make it tough to flat-out recommend, though.
Yep, it's not cheap, but DJI has made one of the smartest drones available with the Phantom 4.
The Parrot MiniDrone Jumping Sumo gives you a ground-level look at your environment as it spins and jumps at your command.
Arriving May 11 for $799, the drone has a new camera, 34-minute flight time, 6-mile range and new safety features.
The DJI Phantom 3 Advanced might still be pricy, but the combination of excellent camera and flight performance and a well-designed app and controller make this simple-to-fly drone an easy recommendation.
Thanks to some useful accessories and a solid feature set, the smooth-flying, easy-to-use Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4K quadcopter is a compelling package for video and photos in the sky or on the ground.
Just toss this compact quadcopter into the air and it takes flight, keeping its camera on you and whatever you do.
The Chinese electronics brand has made good on its plans to launch an affordable quadcopter that will start at about $380 in China.
With its modular design, a mini supercomputer for a brain, a 4K video camera and a top speed of 70 mph, this quad is going after the whole drone market.
An auto-follow quadcopter for action sports enthusiasts, Staaker promises to be your personal camera operator in the sky.
The 5x5-inch quadcopter can track your movements via GPS, avoid obstacles and record you in full HD.
Designed for use with DJI's Inspire 1 drone, the new cameras feature large image sensors and interchangeable lenses.
With a compact, collapsible body, modular camera system and up to 30 minutes of flight, Byrd shows a lot of promise.
The company known for high-performance, low-cost cameras is taking to the sky with a carbon-fiber drone that can fly for up to 40 minutes.