Quadcopters have become very popular lately. They are also widely being used with cameras to take overhead photos. The social media has become abuzz with numerous drone photographs and many people now, seem to like the idea of owning one.
What exactly is a Quadcopter?
A quadcopter is nothing but a remote controlled flying helicopter that can also carry a camera. Usually these quadcopters have 4 rotors in each arm, with each pair spinning in the opposite direction.
Choosing the apt drone for your needs require ample amount of research. One may want a camera, long-lasting batteries, mobile-app compatibility etc. in their choice of quadcopter, so a very thorough research is undergone in selecting the best drone. There are several quadcopters in the market.
DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter 4KUHD Video Camera Drone
The best feature of the DJI Phantom 3 is that not only can it be used outdoors, but can also be used indoors. This drone has a feature called Vision positioning having integrated sensors that allows one to fly the gadget indoors without the need of GPS function.
It comes with a 4K UHD video camera which gives out clear and smooth photos and videos. Some of the other features are as listed below:
- Easy flying
- 720p HD streaming
- Android and Apple device compatibility.
Yuneec Q500+ Typhoon Quadcopter
Their “Follow Me” feature is what makes it stand out from the entire market of drones. This feature comes in handy when one happens to be into adventurous sports and treks and would like to get captured at the right time all the time. It has a built in 5.5 inch monitor which gives a better view of what the drone is capturing. Yuneec Q500+ also includes two sets of propellers, two batteries and an aluminium case. Its other features are as listed below:
- 16 megapixels
- 32 GB free memory.
DJI Phantom 2 Vision Quadcopter
Available at a very affordable price, the DJI Phantom 2 is one of the very few drones that include both remote control and camera. Furthermore, this particular drone has everything included in the box and all one needs to do is charge the batteries and it’s all good to go. Another feature of this drone that sets it apart from the rest is the ability to take live videos that can be streamed at real time on mobile devices. Other interesting features of this drone are as follows:
- 1080p/14 Megapixels Camera
- 32 Gb Additional Memory
- Flying Time Of 25 Minutes
- 5200 Mah Battery.
DJI T600 Inspire 1 Quadcopter with 4K Video Camera and Controller
The DJI T600 Inspire 1 Quadcopter is all about taking quality images with its 360 degrees capabilities. It has a carbon fibre design which allows it to get a full angle on the Inspire 1 camera. The Inspire 1 quadcopter can easily track its way back home that is from where it started. This usually occurs when the battery is low or connection is lost. Its other notable features are:
- 4K video/12 megapixels
- Comes with a carrying case
- Flying time of 15-18 minutes
- Inspire 1 camera can be removed for upgrades.
The above listed drones are the best available in the market. Choose wisely and judiciously.