Quadcopters Ratings

The best quadcopters 2019: options for different budgets

Quadcopters полюбились широкой аудитории по двум причинам. Они предлагают полностью пилотируемый полет, а кроме этого рассчитаны на фото- и видеосъемку. 2019 год – идеальное время для покупки любительского дрона с камерой.

Model with advanced technical characteristics are becoming more affordable. Having studied the market of quadcopters, you'll find the machine suitable for specific tasks, whether it's high-quality 4K video or work with video glasses. If you have opened the material it was with this goal in mind, we are ready to present you the best drones available in USssian stores.

DJI Mavic 2 enterprise

Price: 149 990 rubles

Is the most compact professional drone. It successfully replaces popular in the past, "phantoms". This device is able to fly very long distances — the connection is not torn even if a quadcopter is four-five kilometers from the remote. The duration of the flight is 31 minutes is the maximum that is capable of relatively small drones, equipped with a large number of electronic components.

Its characteristics are almost identical to the Enterprise of "Proshka", which we will mention. The difference lies in the support of various accessories that make flying safer and healthier. For example, the owner of the drone can get a powerful flashlight that they'll be able to find people at night. Without this accessory is indispensable for the inspection of high-rise structures. In the DJI suggest to hang on Mavic 2 Enterprise hands-free MIC. It is designed for the same people search and alert person that he penetrated the forbidden territory.

Another important feature of this model is the receiver of ADS-B. He receives radio contact with aircraft in time to warn of their approach. It is not excluded that in future such receiver will begin to be equipped with all Amateur DJI quadcopters able to fly to a high altitude.

The only noticeable lack of Enterprise, if we forget about price, is the inability to change camera or at least lens. That is why for shooting ads, films and music videos continue to use much larger drones.


  • the Possibility of using the receiver, ADS-B;
  • Support for multiple useful accessories;
  • a Large CMOS-matrix;
  • Omnidirectional obstacle detection;
  • tri-axis gimbal;
  • For a long period of flight time;
  • high-Quality 4K video recording;
  • Convenient foldable design.

2 DJI Mavic Pro

Price: 99 990 rubles

Mavic Pro 2 from DJI is without doubt the best of the Amateur quadcopters. It combines high performance, powerful camera, similar to the one that is in the larger Phantom 4 PRO Obsidian Edition, and compactness. It easily folds, weighs 907 grams, it can be transported in a small backpack.

In this price range the quality of the recording Mavic Pro 2 has no analogues. One-inch CMOS sensor in combination with optics developed by the famous manufacturer of cameras, Hasselblad, plus advanced HDR10 joint efforts give superior images and 4K video. Professionals will get from shooting even more, thanks to the digital profile DJI Dlog-M, which facilitates deep processing.

Rollers diverse set of presets QuickShot. Depending on the selected mode, the copter can fly around the subject, to follow him or depart from him.

In addition to the impressive cinematic instruments 2 Mavic Pro features the latest innovative technology of DJI in the field of obstacle avoidance and the programmed maps. Sensors to detect obstacles located on each side, for the intelligent bypass system meets the APAS. Drone non-stop maneuvering between obstacles, provided that they do not completely block the path.


  • CMOS matrix 1’, 20 MP.
  • A maximum flight time of 31 minutes.
  • 4K Video/30 FPS.
  • 3-axis brushless gimbal.
  • Omnidirectional obstacle detection.

DJI Mavic Air

Cost: 62 690 rubles

a Small drone that rivals leaders in technical terms is Mavic Air. In fact it is a cross between a tiny Spark and large Mavic Pro 2 and Mavic.

When folded, it's a little longer than the 6-inch smartphone. Exactly the same size and has the supplied remote control. The drone is equipped with three-way obstacle recognition and movie modes QuickShot. From CMOS sensor size 1/2,3” it is possible to achieve 4K video at 30 FPS and 12 MP static HDR shots.

The camera is mounted on a 3-axis stabilizer. Design able to withstand sudden gusts of wind. Together, these features ensure clarity and smoothness of the rollers.


  • tri-axis stabilizer
  • 3 sensor obstacle detection
  • Super-size
  • Camera 12 MP, shooting in 4K
  • A maximum flight time of 21 minutes.

DJI Spark

Price: 39 990 rubles

After the success of Mavic Pro DJI focused on compact high-performance drone. They became Spark – a smaller version of Mavic Pro. It is equipped with most of the aircraft technology that its big brother, but will fit them in a more compact design.

In contrast to the Mavic Pro Spark does not have a folding design. However, its total area is so small that it fits in the palm. By the way, this is the first drone, which fully supports the management of gestures. Traditional control system is presented in the form of remote control DJI with a range of 500 m

The copter speeds up to 50 km/h, Autonomous flight lasted 16 minutes. Time flies by with Spark: intelligent flight modes include a reference to the object, the programmable itinerary, the manual control and many other interesting settings. In each mode the camera remains stable thanks to its 2-axis gimbal suspension and electronic stabilization technology UltraSmooth.


  • A maximum flight time of 16 minutes.
  • Video FullHD.
  • dual-axis gimbal.
  • the Technology of obstacle avoidance.
  • the radio Range of 500 m
  • the Range of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi 100 m

Yuneec Mantis Q

Price: 39 000

Example company Yuneec have chosen expert drone technology DJI. Model Mantis and Mantis Q Air similar to each other, they share a portable folding design.

More advanced technologies implemented in Mantis Q. the Device has a camera with a bundle of smart modes and 4K video capability at 30 frames per second. The copter can get to circling around a point of interest and automatically to return home by GPS and GLONASS. Precise positioning allows you to make the most sophisticated maneuvers and safely run Mantis Q in the apartment.

The quadcopter understands voice commands to "Wake up", "back", "start recording". More complex instructions are fed through the remote control. Its range is about a mile.


  • a Maximum flight time of 33 minutes.
  • Is compact (when folded 168 x 96 x 58 mm).
  • Capture video in 4K at 30 FPS.


DJI Phantom 4 Pro Edition Obsidian

Cost: 144 390 rubles

until the release Mavic Phantom series 4 was the most advanced proposal DJI. In 2017, she received several new models, but none of them was as impressive as the Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian Edition. Smooth and stable flight, shooting professional quality – all these inherent advantages of the product.

The most significant difference from Mavic is the performance of the camera. On the gimbal kept the magnesium alloy body. Inside it is a 1-inch sensor, filled with 20 million pixels. Shooting in 4K resolution at a speed of 60 FPS are available when using codecs H. 265 and H. 264.

In settings included the familiar function of the Active Track to track objects and the new Draw mode in which the user can hand-draw the route of the quadrocopter. In addition, there are a lot of other settings for the image and flight.

To watch Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian Edition is a real treat. The drone responds immediately to commands, moves easily and is stable. Battery with increased capacity it is able to fly 30 minutes.


  • A maximum flight time of 30 minutes.
  • The communication range of 7 km.
  • Obstacle detection in 5 directions.
  • Fotometrica 1’ 20 MP.


Parrot Anafi

Cost: 48 390 rubles

Plastic case Parrot Anafi does not feel premium. But perhaps this is the only thing you can complain about. The technical characteristics of this aircraft are very good.

When folded, it takes an elongated shape such as bottles and easily fits in side pocket of backpack. 3-axis gimbal allows you to control the camera in the range of 180 degrees.

25 minutes of battery life – decent flight time for Amateur level. Wind gusts up to 13 m/s are not afraid of him: copter will not deviate from the predetermined course, and the image quality will not suffer.


  • Video recording 4K / 30fps, 1080p / 60 FPS.
  • The digital zoom without any loss to x2,8 in Full HD and up to x1,42 in 4K.
  • 3-axis brushless gimbal.
  • A maximum flight time of 25 minutes.

Hubsan Zino Pro

Price: 23 000 rubles

At the time of writing the rating of this quadcopter has not yet gone on sale. But it is already possible to pre-order. And it must be done, because the characteristics of the Hubsan Zino Pro cannot fail to impress!

The creators of this device focused on the DJI products, trying to achieve similar capabilities at a lower price. For example, they managed to get flight time at 23 minutes. They also have provided his creation with a signal receiver at a frequency of 5 GHz, causing the drone is operated stably even at a distance of 3-4 km And not simply controlled, you will continue to see everything that gets in the camera lens.

Because of the camera cost of the quadcopter Hubsan Zino Pro turned on is not a penny. She is able to shoot video in 4K resolution, the frequency will be equal to 30 frames per second. For shooting we use a matrix size of 1/3 inch. The picture will be as smooth since the camera is located on the three axes gimbal.

Само собой, дрон оснащён GPS-чипом, поэтому он каждый раз возвращается на место взлёта, для чего нужно нажать всего одну кнопку. Точность позиционирования — очень высокая, так как навигационный чип дополнен поддержкой приема сигналов с GLONASS-спутников. При посадке дрон дополнительно «рассматривает» поверхность оптическими датчиками.

To the creators Hubsan Zino Pro there are several questions that have no answers yet. For example, will the drone be able to fly around obstacles? Apparently not, as the front, rear and sides of a drone there is not a single sensor. That is why the device is estimated at 30 thousand, not half as much. And a number of smart modes to get this drone? An inexpensive device of such a plan are famous for the fact that they don't want to go behind the subject and to make your own beautiful frames. Maybe Hubsan Zino Pro will be the exception to the rule? To check this will be possible only after the start of sales.


  • Good camera, able to shoot 4K video;
  • Supports interchangeable lenses;
  • Decent flight duration;
  • Can fly at a very great distance;
  • is Used three-axis gimbal;
  • The quadcopter has a foldable design;
  • Good remote;
  • Is not prohibitive price tag.


2 Parrot Bebop/ Bebop 2 Power

Price: 59 990 rubles

Bebop 2 – an improved version of the once Bebop hit. The new model has changed the design, upgrade the hardware. In General, the ratio of price and quality in the line of Bebop has increased markedly.

Bebop 2 is able to fly at a speed of 60 km/h to resist the wind and hang in the air for 4 seconds. Function "follow me" will appeal to lovers of sport. For positioning the copter uses the GPS sensor and with its help returned home after the shooting.

14 MP a wide-angle camera is equally good in photos and in movies. For static images professionally edited RAW formats and DNG.

as for the controls, the Bebop 2 offers two options: basic and advanced. In the first case, control the flight with the help of the smartphone, and the second using SkyController and 2 glasses in the first person. The controller and glasses can be purchased with the kit for an additional 45 000.

Parrot Bebop 2 Power from the base model has a longer battery life – 60 minutes.


  • A maximum flight time of 25 minutes.
  • HD quality video.
  • Photo resolution 14 MP.
  • Connectivity at a distance of 2 km when using the SkyController.
  • Is compatible with FPV glasses.
  • Digital video stabilization.


DJI Orkut Tello Tech

Price: 5 290 rubles

Tuenti Tech Tello quickly became a hit thanks to the maneuverability, simple operation and compatibility with the VR headset. This quadcopter has amazing for their size speed: fast flight when traveling in a straight line it accelerates to 30 km/h. only two meters, he can brake and turn 180 degrees.

For the inexperienced avialyubiteley is slower and more controlled manner. In it the speed of the copter is limited to 12 km/h. Flying out of range of Wi-Fi, Orkut Tello Tech freezes in place and waits until the signal is restored.

The application allows you to activate several funny stunts: flips, barrel, smooth rotation etc. GPS at Mylife Tello Tech there, so program your course on the navigation data and to configure the support through the smartphone will not work. But there is the ability to create custom algorithm of the flight via the mobile app DroneBlocks, but to deal with it without basic programming skills will not be easy.


  • A large set of tricks.
  • a communication Range of 100 m
  • Supports virtual reality goggles.
  • Record the video directly to your smartphone.

PowerVision PowerEgg

Price: 59 990 rubles

This quadcopter is unique, it will be interesting both to beginners and advanced availabitily.

In the inactive state PowerEgg adopts a streamlined shape. Before starting from the upper part of the body recline four spot with powerful screws, and the bottom four landing legs for protection on hard landings.

Is also at the bottom are sensors, visual positioning, which is mainly activated when flying indoors at a height of 0.2 – 3.5 m. This technology ensures the stability of the vertical hovering and precise horizontal positioning with a maximum error of 20 cm

PowerVision PowerEgg has three modes: easy, normal and professional. The last operator need maximum concentration: it is the drone accelerates to 46 km/h (approximately 13 m/s).

Built-in camera on the basis of CMOS-matrix 1/2,3” ISO range of 100-1600 lead capture 4K video and still images with a maximum resolution of 3264 x 4254.


  • A maximum flight time of 23 minutes.
  • The ultrasonic sensor.
  • Visual positioning.
  • The communication range with the controller 5 km.
  • 4K video.
  • a Serial and time-lapse photography.

Hubsan H107D FPV X4

Cost: 10 rubles 520

Of the interesting features of this model in the first place I want to mention a remote control with display. Thanks to him, you can control the flight in the first person. The radius is small – only 100 m, but this did not discourage the desire to look at the world from a bird's flight.

The presented camera of 0.3 megapixel sensor, the maximum resolution when shooting 640x480. The quality is not top, however, the stabilization based on the sensitive 6-axis gyro works flawlessly.

The Hubsan X4 battery is charged fully via USB in 30 minutes, lasts for 7-minute flight. In the line Hubsan is a cheap option with a longer autonomy, but without a camera – Hubsan X4 V2 H107L.


  • 6-axis gyro.
  • The remote control with a built-in screen.
  • a communication Range of 100 m
  • Compact form factor.

Parrot Swing

Price: 5 990 rubles

Swing – a rather unusual representative of the line Parrot. This is the first machine that can fly like a normal quadcopter propellers up and roll over on its side in flight like a fighter. It's incredibly easy, and it has a camera, really high quality, it is no different.

The wings are made of durable plastic, the feel is reminiscent of the foam. The control is performed by using a gamepad controller or through the application iPhone , or Android device. You can combine both (the controller has a special mount under the phone), then the display will shows information about the battery status and the duration of the session.


  • Autovalet and automatedqa.
  • a Maximum speed of 30 km/h
  • Quick turn 90 and 180 degrees.
  • A communication range of 60 m

Parrot Disco

Price: 79 990 rubles

Parrot Disco is not like most Amateur UAVs. It has two rigidly fixed wing and form closer to the aircraft than to the quadcopter.

Built-in battery provides 45 minutes of entertainment. The nuances of auto pilot is engaged in on-Board system of the CHUCK. To activate it, hold the start button, and then throw Parrot Disco in the air.

Due to the large area of the wings, Drona takes one screw to hold in air and to develop a top speed up to 80 km/h Video with a maximum resolution of 1080p is recorded in the storage capacity of 32GB. In the presence of FPV glasses, the material can be viewed in real time.


  • Working with video glasses FPV.
  • A maximum flight time of 45 minutes.
  • The range of 2 km.
  • A rigid structure.
  • A maximum speed of 80 km/h


Source: www.pocket-lint.com