The DROCON Scouter 901H Micro Drone can fly for days on a single charge, and it's being offered for just $39.99 shipped, this weekend only. Not only can it be folded and stored away directly inside the controller, but this tiny drone has one key takeoff as well as landing, along with a bright search light for night flights. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on test video, more pictures and information.
Drones are nothing new, but we're just starting with models that can actually fly passengers around, and the Bentley Sky Lounge could be one of them. Designed to shuttle Bentley customers, the autonomous drone offers vertical takeoff and landing, while transporting passengers door to door as requested, complete with a lounge area as well as complete lie flat seats for the ultimate in relaxation. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Syma's X20 Mini Drone fits in your pocket, and it's being offered for just $26.90 shipped, today only. Unlike other mini drones, this one features a "One Key Take off / Landing" mode, which basically means that a push of a button is enough for the craft to automatically take off, land, or go back to its original takeoff position. Product page. Continue reading for a flight test video and more information.
We have seen the future of lifeguards, and it includes the Amphibious Joint-Lifeguard UAV. It can be deployed at beaches or even pools, and the basic goal idea is that a drone can reach someone drowning much faster than a typical human, especially in treacherous waters. This UAV can be controlled by lifeguards as a first response solution from a remote location. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
DBPOWER's MJX X400W FPV Drone is perfect for beginners, and it's being offered for only $69.99 shipped, today only, originally $89. With the built-in WiFi module, you can see exactly what your camera sees with a live video on your mobile device via the app - the media can be stored both on the mobile app and / or a memory card. When you choose headless mode, your drone will go to left when you pull the left transmitter stick and go to right when you pull the right all the time, regardless where your drone is pointing at. Product page. Continue reading for a full hands-on video review and more information.
Unlike other drones, this innovative design sports four blade-less propellers', with the main one positioned directly in the center, and is also responsible for most of the ducted flow to support take-offs as well as landings. The other propellers control the direction of the drone, with the two front ones capable of rotating 20° forward / backwards, while the back propeller rotates 20° clockwise / counter clockwise. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
It's only a matter of time before Tesla vehicles start offering drone packages with each purchase, and it would only make sense for the company to manufacture their own. Introducing "Aurora". Featuring a tricopter design, this electric drone can be operated autonomously or controlled manually with a tablet, making it ideal for reconnaissance, capturing aerial photography, or just flying it around for fun. Continue reading for more pictures.
EACHINE's E10C may be the world's smallest HD camera drone, but it's rugged construction makes it perfect for beginners, and it's being offered for just $33.99 shipped, today only, originally $59.99. It features a 2.0-megapixel camera, a 6-axis flight control system with adjustable gyro sensitivity, an LED light for night flying and 3 flight speed modes. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Syma's X5C Quadcopter Drone is great for beginners or practice, and it's being offered for just $29.95 shipped with coupon code: TENERGY8, today only, originally $39.93. Beginners and professionals alike can perform flips at the push of a button, complete with 360° vision as well as wind resistance, making it perfect for indoors or outdoors. Product page - be sure to enter coupon code: TENERGY8 during final checkout to receive the additional discount. Continue reading for some test footage and more information.
Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) and Zurich University of the Arts (ZHDK), have unveiled VOLIRO, a hexacopter drone capable of performing stunts unlike any other, thanks to its six independently rotating propellers. In other words, it can take off vertically and go straight into a barrel roll or even climb a wall. Continue reading for more pictures and information.