Whether you love them or hate them, drones are here to stay, and there are no second thoughts about that. From being high-end military equipment to a toy that every kid yearns for, these amazing flying things have taken over the world by storm.
Perhaps, drones are becoming more than a toy as we have reports of passenger drones coming out soon.
The one utility that makes drones the first choice for every kid is video making. Drones these days are equipped with excellent cameras that allow users to create picture-perfect videos from angles that no one thought were ever possible before.
If you are also smitten by the picture quality and brilliant video making abilities of these gadgets and would want to buy one, then here is the list of the top drones with a camera that you ought to consider buying.
#1. DJI Phantom 4
DJI Phantom 4 is undoubtedly the best camera drone in the market today. Justifying its price tag are the myriad features and functionalities this gadget comes equipped with. Some of its noteworthy features include a 5350 mAh battery and safety system that is capable of detecting obstacles. Its camera, with f/2.8 aperture, its camera captures astonishing 4K videos at 30 fps and 1080p videos as 48, 50, 60 and 120 fps. If you want the best camera drone out there today and money is no bar to you, then this is the one you should go for.
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#2. DJI Inspire 2
While Inspire 1, the first filmmaking drone, revolutionized the drone market with its 360 degrees rotating gimbal, HD video transmission system and 4K camera, DJI improved everything in its Inspire 2. Its state-of-the-art image processing system captures up to 5.2K video in CinemaDNG, Apple ProRes, RAW and several other formats. What makes movie-making a true delight with this gadget is its Zenmuse X5 and Zenmuse X5R cameras which photographers from all over the world love.
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#3. DJI Phantom 3 Professional
Among the best drones in the market today, DJI’s Phantom 3 Pro comes with two pre-programmed flight controls for novice and expert pilots (https://askopinion.com/do-drone-pilots-train-on-video-games) alike. Though Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the US requires you to keep the drone in sight, this gadget is capable of flying up to 3.1 miles away from the pilot. Apart from 4K Ultra High Definition video recording, this drone also features 720p live viewing functionality. Since it carries a modest price tag as compared to other names on this list, it proves to be apt for those who are buying a drone for the first time.
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#4. DJI Mavic Pro
If you are looking for a portable and powerful quadcopter, then you should consider buying DJI Mavic Pro. It features a 12-megapixel camera, which is capable of capturing magnificent stills, can also record 4k videos at 30 fps and 1080p videos at 96 fps. Want more? Then, how about live streaming your adventurous stunts to Facebook, YouTube, and Periscope? Besides its speed of 40 mph and 4.3 miles range, what makes it a preferred choice for gadget freaks is its amazing portability. You can conveniently collapse it to the size of a water bottle.
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#5. Yuneec Typhoon H Collision Avoidance Hexacopter
Beating several other great DJI drones and making our list is Yuneec’s astounding hexacopter which offers a flight time of 25 minutes on a single charge. Capture Ultra HD 4K clips with its three-axis anti-vibration CGO3+gimbal camera which you can rotate up to 360 degrees will give you great videos that you can view on a 7-inch touchscreen featured in its ST16 controller. With its 12 megapixel camera, the gadget is also able to give you breathtaking stills.
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There you have it, the top drones with a camera that are available for you to buy today. Tell us which one do you think is the best camera drone out there through your comments in the dedicated section below and do not forget to vote in the intriguing poll we have for you as well.
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