Syma X5C-1

This Syma X5C-1 bundle includes the quadcopter drone itself, along with a 2GB memory card, 3 extra batteries, 4 additional propellers and even a memory card reader, all for just $56.49 shipped. Similar to its predecessor, this updated model has an HD camera, LED lights for night flights, along with a true 2.4-GHz Wi-Fi antenna, which doubles the flight range. Product page. Continue reading for a head-to-head comparison against similar drones and more information.

This drone is designed for beginners – included prop guards will save your propellers during crashes – but it’s fun for advanced flyers as well. Unlike the previous model, this one’s remote has a button that lets you take while executing spectacular 360° flips. More information.