Drones are becoming more and more popular among those seeking some casual fun in addition to industry professionals utilizing them to improve their businesses. One of the most well known and sought after types of drones are Propel drones. They offer quality without being too overpriced. So what are the best Propel drones out on the market today?
- Our list of the top 10 best propel drones of 2018 in order from 10 to 1 are as follows:
- 10. 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High-Performance Zipp Nano 2.0
- 9. RC Atom 1.0 Micro Indoor/Outdoor Quadcopter
- 8. Zipp Nano 2.0
- 7. Atom 1.0 Micro
- 6. Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Mini
- 5. Cloud Rider HD 2.0 Streaming Quadcopter
- 4. Cloud Rider 2.0 2.4 Ghz Quadcopter
- 3. Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
- 2. Spyder X Palm-Sized High-Performance Stunt
- 1. RC Sky Force Battling Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
Our list of the top 10 best propel drones of 2018 in order from 10 to 1 are as follows:
- 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High-Performance Zipp Nano 2.0
- RC Atom 1.0 Micro Indoor/Outdoor Quadcopter
- Zipp Nano 2.0
- Atom 1.0 Micro
- Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Mini
- Cloud Rider HD 2.0 Streaming Quadcopter
- Cloud Rider 2.0 2.4 Ghz Quadcopter
- Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
- Spyder X Palm-Sized High-Performance Stunt
- RC Sky Force Battling Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
10. 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High-Performance Zipp Nano 2.0
Stability is one of the most defining features of this drone. This is largely due to the six-axis gyro which keeps is stable even in some light winds. Its digital remote control allows you to make even the smallest adjustments to the drone while it’s in flight. It can also reach heights of 200 feet. This drone can be charged in as little as 45 minutes and on average gets roughly 10 minutes of non-stop flight time per charge. It should also be noted that the remote for this drone takes 6 AA batteries for operation.
9. RC Atom 1.0 Micro Indoor/Outdoor Quadcopter
This drone is most well known for its speed and agility. Because of its relatively small size, it is able to be used both indoors or outdoors. It best for those who are seeking to use it merely as a pastime and to learn a few tricks here and there. The Atom 1.0 features switch blade technology making it incredibly fast and all around fun for all ages.
8. Zipp Nano 2.0
This Propel drone again has a six-axis gyro making it highly stable and great for more inexperienced fliers who are seeking to learn the basics and develop a love of the hobby. The drone features USB charging capabilities which means you will never have a hard time finding a place to plug in and get back to the skies. You’ll also really enjoy the up to 200-foot soaring heights that this drone can achieve.
7. Atom 1.0 Micro
This microdrone is small but certainly mighty. One thing that sets it apart from the competition is its ability to be controlled from long distances away. The Atom can remain in the range of the remote control well over 300 feet away. Also, it comes equipped with two different speed settings which allow you to do a ton of 360-degree aerial stunts and tricks.
6. Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Mini
Despite this drone being small, it has been reviewed by many as highly durable. This means that it may be the perfect starter drone for those who are just starting out and can reasonably be expected to have a few crashes here and there. Because it is so compact, many report this drone as being perfect for indoor use.
5. Cloud Rider HD 2.0 Streaming Quadcopter
This streaming quadcopter is perfect for those who wish to delve into the world of videos and pictures from their drones. This drone has an integrated HD camera which will allow you to connect to a VR headset to get the real-time views of the drone as it soars among the clouds. Additionally, its 350-foot range allows you to explore a wide range without having to change your location frequently.
4. Cloud Rider 2.0 2.4 Ghz Quadcopter
Perhaps the most impressive aspect of the Cloud Rider is the fact that it has a range of more than 500 feet. It certainly lives up to its name. Also, it has a relatively quick charge time achieving the full charge in as little as 30 minutes. This affords the user up to 8 minutes of uninterrupted fly time. It should also be noted that this drone’s remote control requires two AA batteries.
3. Zipp Nano 2.4 Ghz Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
This drone is a great all-around performance design. It also includes the 6 axis gyro so that it can always remain stable. You can choose from three different flying speed settings which makes it a great choice for both amateur and more experienced fliers. Also, this drone comes with spare replacement parts just in case something should break during a rough landing.
2. Spyder X Palm-Sized High-Performance Stunt
Included on the underside of this highly agile drone are built-in LED lights which means you’ll never lose it whether you fly it in the daytime or the nighttime. This will be highly helpful as it soars up to 300 feet high. A full charge is able to give the pilot up to ten full minutes in the air without having to land for a recharge.
1. RC Sky Force Battling Indoor/Outdoor High Performance
Our top-rated Propel drone is the RC Skyforce which was carefully crafted with the consumer in mind. They are easily able to be picked up by new users and quickly learned. It also comes with highly durable guards surrounding the propellers which mean coming in for a rough landing or bumping into another drone will never be an issue.
Every Propel drone on this list may not be ideal for the exact types of uses you may have. The key is to find the perfect drone for what you are intending to do with it. As long as you’re having fun and getting the most out of your drone, you can’t possibly go wrong with any of the above propel models.