Yuneec just announced their new Breeze drone product. a small 280 size mini-quad with exceptional stability, a hard-mounted camera with digital stabilization. small enough to fit in your backpack. This is not the videographers drone, but the family and sports drone. check it out after the link
For years now we have all wasted money on crap drones from KickStarter. Drones that promised to fly by smart-phone, fly by them selves, do automatic selfies. etc etc etc. all of them were monument crap. FINALLY. I have in my hands a mini-quad smaller than my iPhone that ACTUALLY WORKS.. The guys at ZERO-TECH have produced the DOBBY which while dramatically overpriced is a very good indicator of the likely future of consumer drones. Click through for the full review.
FThe eHang GHOST 2.0 is finally shipping. This is the second generation GHOST, with lots of improvements from the original Kickstarter product. Several key features here. ** First of all this is a dedicated SMARTPHONE control video drone, sorry no sticks just phone. ** $899 VR version have a surprisingly good 4K camera and head tracking goggles for camera control ** $399 budget version come with a 4K camera ** WOW.. ONE YEAR warranty covering up to 3 crashes - NO QUESTIONS ASKED. Click through for the story
OOoooo KAY Guys its been raining VERY competent camera-drones lately. So many in fact thats its hard to pick a winner. here is my first attempt of quantifying the current top tier camera drone CAMERA's you are going to want to look at the images in full-rez
Last year Yuneec became a major drone player by putting out the Q500 and then the Q500 4K with a hugely updated camera. This spring they upped the game by releasing a well flying hexacopter with a updated camera.. so far early adopter are reporting that Yuneec have hit a home-run. Click through for unbox, and thoughts about the new Yuneec H.
Longing Manufacturing have just released a brand new take on a mini FPV quad, this one moulded in strong flexible polymer plastic materials, its a surprisingly complete package including a FlySky radio and a 7inch video screen for FPV. click through for a closer look at the new LY-250 FPV quad.
A bit belated from the original ship date, the Vernon Kerswell's IndieGoGo superstar success the MicroDrone 3.0 is finally shipping. We have unboxed and reviewed it, and find that its mostly doing exactly what we hoped it would do (with some notable exceptions) And that it probably is a fairly successful deliverable in terms of what we have come to expect from crowd-funded multirotor. Click through for the gory details and unbox video.