An amazing amount of tech in a pocketable drone, the DJI Mavic Air is the best travel drone you're going to find right now.
Arriving May 11 for $799, the drone has a new camera, 34-minute flight time, 6-mile range and new safety features.
For its $499 sale price, the DJI Phantom 3 Standard is the best beginner quadcopter you're going to find for the money. If and when the price jumps back to its original $799, the Standard will be a much tougher sell against DJI's other excellent models as well as the mounting competition.
The easy-to-use, smooth-flying Blade Chroma 4K camera drone has a good deal to offer new and experienced flyers, but those looking for autonomous flight options beyond follow me will want to keep looking.
Returning for 2017, these agile X-wing, TIE fighter and speeder bike toys feature loads of detail.
Just toss this compact quadcopter into the air and it takes flight, keeping its camera on you and whatever you do.
Designed for use with DJI's Inspire 1 drone, the new cameras feature large image sensors and interchangeable lenses.
With a compact, collapsible body, modular camera system and up to 30 minutes of flight, Byrd shows a lot of promise.
While the VR headset and phone controls might feel gimmicky, the Ghostdrone 2.0 VR hits the entry-level drone market with aplomb.
You get the quality of true first-person-view racing gear, but in a package tailor-made for new pilots.
The 5x5-inch quadcopter can track your movements via GPS, avoid obstacles and record you in full HD.
The new GDU Byrd Premium 2.0 has a modular design letting you attach a variety of gimbals and cameras to the long-range quadcopter.
The UTO X960 Drone is a good hexacopter that's also an inexpensive way to test out first-person-view flying. Treat the FPV like a bonus, though, and not the main reason to buy.
The Hobbico C-Me is a foldable drone that can follow you around like your a celebrity.
The UVify Draco is a modular racing drone that can fly at lightning-fast speeds.
The tiny 8-megapixel Selfly is ready to fly in seconds and cleverly folds to fit in a phone case.
More of everything, but still ready to travel anywhere.
An auto-follow quadcopter for action sports enthusiasts, Staaker promises to be your personal camera operator in the sky.