Top 10 Best Drones Of 2018

Best Drones – Even if you do not have a good reason to justify a purchase, you have to admit that drones are cool. Some models out there are bred tech toys, but most of the models we emphasize here are suitable for use in small and large image and film applications. If you think you can use a flying camera for your next project, there is good news: the technology has come a long way in a very short time. There are now models on the market that shame previous copters in terms of video quality and stabilization.

And now the bad news. You get what you pay for, and if you want a high-quality video platform that can capture stunning images, you have to be ready to spend some money. Because drones are such pricey proposals, it pays to do your research before you buy one. We have tested many of the ready-to-fly models on the market to determine what is important to search for and the best available models.

Best Drones
Drone NameDrone RankDrone Rating
DJI Phantom 41st9.5 out of 10
DJI Inspire 22nd9.4 out of 10
DJI Mavic Pro3rd9.3 out of 10
DJI Phantom 4 Pro4th9.3 out of 10
DJI Mavic Air5th9.2 out of 10
DJI Spark6th9.2 out of 10
Yuneec Typhoon H Pro7th9.1 out of 10
Parrot Bebop 2 FPV8th9.1 out of 10
Ryze Tello9th9.0 out of 10
ZeroTech Dobby10th8.9 out of 10

Top 10 Best Drones


DJI Phantom 4 Starter Bundle Includes: DJI Phantom 4 Drone + Controller + Foam Case + 64 GB Memory Card...

$899.00
2 new from $899.00
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

DJI Inspire 2 Drone

$2,996.05 $2,999.00
14 new from $2,996.05
3 used from $1,999.99
Free shipping
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

DJI Mavic Pro Drone Quadcopter Fly More Combo with 3 Batteries, 4K Professional Camera Gimbal Bundle Kit with Must Have...

$1,249.99 $1,399.99
3 new from $1,199.00
5 used from $850.00
Free shipping
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

DJI Phantom 4 PRO Drone Quadcopter Bundle Kit with 3 Batteries, 4K Professional Camera Gimbal and MUST HAVE Accessories

$1,837.99
1 new from $1,837.99
1 used from $1,689.00
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

DJI Mavic Air Drone - Quadcopter with 32gb SD Card - 4K Professional Camera Gimbal - Bundle - Kit -...

Free shipping
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

DJI Spark with Remote Control Combo (White)

$399.00 $599.00
10 new from $392.00
4 used from $300.00
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

Yuneec Typhoon H Pro 4k Intel RealSense Collision Avoidance Hexacopter GCO3 4K Camera Kit, Wizard Wand, Bag, Battery, Polaroid 32GB,...

$1,499.00
1 new from $1,499.00
2 used from $1,239.00
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

Parrot Bebop 2 FPV - Up to 25 Minutes of Flight time, FPV Goggles, Compact Drone

$299.00
24 new from $295.49
1 used from $278.07
Free shipping
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

Ryze Tello Quadcopter Drone with HD Camera and VR - Powered by DJI Technology and Intel Processor Essentials Bundle

$119.00
2 new from $119.00
Free shipping
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

ZEROTECH DOBBY Mini Selfie Pocket Drone with 13MP High Definition Camera U.S. Version with Official Warranty

$157.45 $199.99
7 new from $157.45
2 used from $149.00
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Last update was on: November 15, 2018 12:40 pm

Conclusion

The drones we judge are ready-to-use models, so you can use them straight out of the box. In most cases, you have to bring your own Android or iOS device to view the camera feed in real time, but we have looked at a number of models in which an Android tablet is built into the remote. We have not gone into covering real pro models that require you to bring out a soldering iron and install flight control systems and custom gimbals that are suitable for an SLR or mirrorless camera.

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Top 10 Best Drones Of 2018

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