Top 10 Best Drones for Travelling – 2017

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Travellers all over the world are now packing a new gadget into their luggage before they set off on their adventures, it is of course –  the drone. The selfie stick has dominated the ‘Must have’ travel gadgets for the last few years, but now drones are growing in popularity for travellers and it will only continue to grow as they get more smaller, advanced and easier to fly.  Here is are top 10 list of the best drones for travelling in 2017.

10) Hubsan H107D+ FPV X4 Drone

The Key Features:

  • Wifi FPV (First-person view) World’s smallest FPV Quadcopter, with instant transmitter video review.
  • 6 AXIS GYRO The latest 6-axis flight control system is easier than ever to control, with stronger wind resistance, and greater stability.
  • HD Camera The Hubsan X4 H107D+ also comes with a HD camera (resolution:1280×720). Ideal for taking aerial photos and videos.
  • Intelligent Orientation Control/Headless The Hubsan X4 H107D+ features “Headless” (IOC) flight mode, which makes flying much easier than before. Headless mode eliminates the need for a “nose”, as it can be flown in any direction regardless of which end is in front or back.
  • Altitude Hold Equipped with the latest altitude hold technology which allows for stable flight to get better images

9) Focus FPV Drone

The Key Features:

  • Watch live video feed on built-in controller screen through 5.8 Ghz FPV
  • Capture amazing high-res aerial photos & video of your flight using the drone’s 720p HD camera with Wide Angle Lens and upgraded 4GB Micro SD Card
  • Brings the drone right back to you with the push of a button!
  • Eliminates need to adjust aircraft orientation before flight; the direction will be the same as your transmitter, making the drone easy to fly and is great for beginners
  •  Includes 2 LiPo drone batteries and 2 LiPo controller batteries to extend the fun! FAA Registration NOT Required

8) Holy Stone F181 Drone

The Key Features:

  • Equiped With A Key Return & HEADLESS SECURITY SYSTEM For Any Level Of Player To Prevent From Losing The Copter
  • Altitude Hold Function: Powerful air pressure altitude hold function allow you to release the throttle stick and the drone will keep hovering at the current height. Easy for you to shoot quality images or videos.
  • A Key 360° 4-Ways Flip(left,right,forward,backward), Continuous Roll For Perfect Action And Wonderful Performance
  • Come With Two Batteries

7) DBPOWER UDI U842 Drone

The Key Features:

  • FPV Real Time HD Transmission: Enjoy Live Video Feed in High Definition from Your Mobile Device with All New FPV Wifi Feature
  • Gravity Induction: Allows You to Fly Your Rc Drone Forward, Backward, Left or Right in Correspondence to the Angle at Which You Hold Your Mobile Device! You Can Now Be in Total Control
  • HD Camera & Bonus Battery: Capture Pristine Hd Aerial Footage and Photos – 720p Hd / 30 Fps; And 2pcs Lipo Batteries to Double Your Flying Time
  • Headless Mode: Makes Easier Flight and Better Control, No Worry about Drone Direction When Flying
  • Easy Safe & Fun: The Headless Mode, Low Voltage Alarm, 360° Flips Function Ensure You Fly the Quadcopter at Ease, Fun and Safe, No Worry about the Fpv Drone Fly Away

6) Goolsky X906T 5.8G FPV Drone

The Key Features:

  • 5.8G FPV transmission have stable signal and far transmission distance, allows you to enjoy the views more convenient, you will enjoy the world above the horizon.
  • Allows recording higher quality video or taking clearer images. Capture your friends and family from aerial view shots and see the world from a new angle.
  • Headless mode: usually, the forward direction of a flying multi-rotor is the same as the nose direction. In headless mode, the forward direction has nothing to do with nose direction. The direction will be the same as your transmitter
  • Equipped with the latest 6-axis flight control systems.Strong stability, easily implement various flight movements, easier to control.
  • 3D flips function ,headless mode,5.8G fpv function,ensure you fly at ease, fun and safe, no worry about the drone fly away.

5) Hornet FPV Drone

The Key Features:

  • Controlling this drone is a breeze for beginners and its altitude hold functions helps stabilize aerial photography and video while in flight. 
  • Watch live video feed on built-in controller screen
  • Capture amazing high-res aerial photos & video of your flight using the drone’s 720p HD camera and upgraded 4GB Micro SD Card
  • Eliminates need to adjust aircraft orientation before flight; the direction will be the same as your transmitter, making the drone easy to fly and is great for beginners
  • Includes 2 LiPo drone batteries and 2 LiPo controller batteries to extend the fun!

4) WINGSLAND Compact Drone

The Key Features:

  • The most powerful selfie drone on the market- 4K HD Camera,3-Axis gimbal,13 megapixel stills, app control,follow,flipping,orbit,360 Degree photo, Gesture Control, Comprehensive Obstacle Avoidance
  • Industry Leading Design- The S6 is, as it were, the cooperative product of modern art and industrialization. This powerful foldable propellers drone weighs less than 1 pound and easy to carry
  • “Selfie Drone “design concept- it is a very easy drone to fly and its main purpose is for photos and videos of friends
  • 100 percent WINGSLAND WARRANTY – If you don’t absolutely LOVE your new selfie Compact Smart Drone, you can simply return your Collapsible Quad-copter and we’ll happily refund every penny

3) Parrot BeBop 2 Drone

The Key Features:

  • Parrot Bebop 2 uses seven sensors simultaneously to ensure maximum stability in flight
  • Shoot full HD 1080p videos and 14Mpx photos with the built-in wide-angle camera. Footage can be captured in RAW, JPEG and DNG format.
  • Unmatched 3-axis digital stabilization system ensures smooth and stable videos regardless of the drone’s movements
  • High capacity 2700mAh battery with up to 25min battery life
  • This Bebop 2 FPV kits includes the new Parrot Skycontroller 2 and Cockpit glasses for captivating immersive flight experiences

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2) AirDog – The Autonomous Action Sports Drone

The Key Features:

  • Fully Autonomous Drone with sports specific flight modes
  • AirDog autonomously follows you without a bulky remote control, so you can focus on the action!
  • Control AirDog & make inflight adjustments with AirLeash – the wearable, waterproof control & tracking device
  • Future-proof. New flight modes & performance enhancements through free software updates
  • Foldable, easily fits in your backpack
  • Ground Collision Avoidance with LiDAR
  • Compatible cameras: GoPro Hero3, 3+ Black, Silver, White (in slim housing) and Hero4 Silver, Black (in Standard Housing), Adapter for GoPro Hero5 available as an accessory

1) DJI Mavic Pro Drone

The Key Features:

  • The DJI Mavic Pro folds down as small as a bottle of water, making it small enough to bring with you everywhere.
  • New OcuSync transmission system offers up to 4.3 miles (7km) of transmission range. Fly at up to 40mph (64kmh) or for as long as 27-minutes.
  • ActiveTrack, TapFly and other smart features make professional looking video effortless. True 4K, fully stabilized ensures smooth footage
  • Obstacle Avoidance combined with sensor redundancy increases flight safety and reliability.
  • Vision positioning paired with GPS and GLONASS ensures precise positioning indoor and outdoors.