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These Are The Top 4 Micro Helicopters of 2018

Rating Image Name and Features Details
4.8
Holy Stone HS160 Shadow FPV RC Drone 1. Holy Stone HS160 Shadow FPV RC Drone
Equipped with 720p hd camera to take aerial photos and videos.
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4.5
Mini RC Drone 2. Mini RC Drone
Just slightly throw your quadcopter into the sky, it will right itself automatically.
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4.3
RCtown ELF II Mini Drone 3. RCtown ELF II Mini Drone
Other features like 3d 360 flip and roll, fix-pointed revolving, one key return, one key landing make your operation experience remarkably intuitive and funny.
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4.3
Sinochip Rc Helicopter 4. Sinochip Rc Helicopter
Indoor/outdoor security stabilisation system provides a durable flight adopted for anti-interference technology.
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№ 1. Holy Stone HS160 Shadow FPV RC Drone with 720p Hd Wi-fi Camera Live Video Feed 2.4ghz 6-axis Gyro Quadcopter for Kids and Beginners, Altitude Hold, One Key Start, Foldable Arms, Bonus Battery
 

Design
5/5
 

Versatility
4/5
 

Durability
5/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.8
Holy Stone 2.6 x 5.5 x 1.2 inches 1.13 pounds
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Wi-fi fpv 720p hd camera: equipped with 720p hd camera to take aerial photos and videos. Images and videos will be stored in both the app and the mobile album system. Modular and bonus battery: there are 2 powerful 3.7v 500mah modular batteries including 1 bonus, which can support longer flight time for you and your family, this modular design ensures the safety of charge and storage. Foldable structure: foldable & flexible blades make the drone small and portable. Also provides a better and safer flight experience. One key start/ landing: allows players of any level (beginners intermediates experts) to fly the drone easily with perfect control and wonderful performance. Offering release date: 2017/8/12.

App control system: operate your drone through an app after connecting the wi-fi to your phone (ios or android), offering you real-time image transmission, easy to shoot and read, fun to share.

 

 
GOOD
Foldable structure
App control system
One key start/ landing
Wi-fi fpv 720p hd camera
BAD
This product does not have a single defect.
 

 

 
№ 2. Mini RC Drone, Neecooler Ufo Quadcopter Drone Rtf Helicopter 2.4g 4ch 6axis Gyro with LED Lights and Remote Control
 

Design
5/5
 

Versatility
5/5
 

Durability
3/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.5
Neecooler 6.9 ounces
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Led lights: the creatively designed led lights are fitted for night flight possibilities, leaving a beautiful landscape in the night sky. Compass mode: the drone will change its flight direction with the change of the direction of remote control which brings much more confidence for the beginners. 3d roll, just press the button on transmitter, and you get 360-degrees flip, continuous roll for perfect action and wonderful performance. It is doable to house a video cam separately. Flying time: 5-7 mins; charging time: 30-40 mins; effective operating range: about 100 ft(30m). It comes with a rechargeable battery that you can charge via the included usb cord.

One key return: with built-in positioning system, when starting the function of one key returning without other operations, the drone will automatically come back to you. Hand throw: just slightly throw your quadcopter into the sky, it will right itself automatically. With the latest 6-axis gyro flight control system, strong stability, easily implement various flight movements. It takes a good beating and can fly in even the smallest of rooms.

 

 
GOOD
One key return
Flying time
BAD
Its manufacturer is known to offer many faulty products.
Looks awful.
 

What should be the warranty period for a good micro helicopters?

If you do not want to buy a new micro helicopters or spend your money every time it malfunctions, consider a model with a good warranty period. Otherwise, you will have to waste a lot of resources to repair or replace it.

 

 
№ 3. RCtown ELF II Mini Drone for Kids Headless Mode 3d 360 Flips and Rolls Rc Quadcopter One-key Return 4 Channel 2.4ghz 6-gyro Helicopter Remote Control
 

Design
2/5
 

Versatility
5/5
 

Durability
5/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.3
RCtown 13.8 ounces
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Led display: the remote control equipped with a led display for reading electric quantity, rubber volume, channel, ect. 2.4ghz wireless remote control.6-axis-gyro, range: about 30-50 meters. Battery run time: about 7-8 minutes. Charging time: about 60 minutes. Other features like 3d 360 flip and roll, fix-pointed revolving, one key return, one key landing make your operation experience remarkably intuitive and funny. Durable material: wifi drone adopts durable abs materials, make it more flexible, not easy to be broken. Headless mode: start the headless mode when eyes can’t identify the orientation of the drone. Under headless mode, forward is whichever way the pilot is facing.

 

 
GOOD
Headless mode
Durable material
2.4ghz wireless remote control.6-axis-gyro
Led display
Other features like 3d 360 flip
BAD
You will not be able to take it on a plane.
 

 

 
№ 4. Sinochip Rc Helicopter Drone with Camera Rtf 2.4ghz 6 Axis Gyro 4 Channel Quadcopter Easy Fly for Beginners and Drone Training (golden)
 

Design
5/5
 

Versatility
2/5
 

Durability
5/5
 

Quality
5/5
 
Overall Brand Model Dimensions Weight Details
4.3
Sinochip 5.5 x 1.6 x 5.5 inches 13.6 ounces
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Headless & one key return model allows pilots to give up worrying about orientation altogether. 3d rolling function and high low speed button add more flexibility for exciting performances. Indoor/outdoor security stabilisation system provides a durable flight adopted for anti-interference technology. Fast charging about 30 mins will get a roughly 8 minutes flight. Equipped with 720p camera with flashing led light to capture photos and record videos in daytime or nighttime.

 

 
GOOD
Fast charging about 30 mins will get a roughly 8 minutes flight
Headless & one key return model allows pilots
3d rolling function
BAD
Assembling quality is below average.
 

Are there any reasons to buy micro helicopterswith a lifetime warranty?

Companies that make micro helicoptersoffer all kinds of warranties for any taste. Usually, cheap models have only a 6-month warranty or do not have it at all. Average users recommend choosing a micro helicopters with a two-year warranty, but we believe that the five-year warranty is much better and safer. At the same time, our team would not recommend you to buy models with a lifetime warranty since the vast majority of them is significantly overpriced.

What exactly I should pay my special attention to when choosing a micro helicopters?

If you are buying a micro helicopters for the fist time in your life and do not really know much about it, you should always look carefully for user reviews from other customers. Learn from the experience of other people and try to find a micro helicopters according to its material and assembly quality.

What warranty should be offered with a decent micro helicopters?

In the most cases, two-year long warranty period is considered as optimal for micro helicopters. micro helicoptershave a tendency to lose their quality with time. Replacing old micro helicopterswith a new model is a much better option than an overpriced lifetime warranty.

How did you make the list of the best micro helicopters?

We compared hundreds of various micro helicopters and chose TOP options with the best price/quality ratio. It was not easy, since manufacturers present new modes of micro helicoptersevery year. We made an unbiased review and used only important factors, such as prices, materials, weights, and many other things.

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