Do you like FPV flying but you don’t have the time to go outside and do it? Or you just don’t have a nice open space? That’s when indoor FPV quadcopters come to your rescue, they’re tiny and lots of fun!

If you’re considering buying one, here’s a list of the top 10 best brushed drones for indoor FPV! We’ve chosen to list only brushed drones because they’re cheaper compared to their brushless counterparts, and also much safer to use inside the house, for indoor FPV!

So, let’s get at it!

Top 10 Best Brushed Drones For Indoor FPV!

Best brushed drones for indoor FPV

Bear in mind the list is in no particular order. Enjoy!

#1 Tiny QX80 / QX90 / QX95

Best brushed drones for indoor FPV: Eachine QX90

  • Battery: 600mAh 3.7V
  • FC: SPRACING F3 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: 118 x 118 x 70mm

Update: Tiny QX90 Review now live!

The Eachine QX90 is one of the world’s smallest outdoor/indoor FPV racing drones. It weighs only 39g (without battery) and as the name might suggest it has a distance of 90mm from motor to motor (95mm on the QX95, and so on), propellers are 55mm wide.

Tiny QX80/90/95 available at: Banggood

The Eachine QX90 features comes with a choice of receivers (DSM2/Frsky/Flysky), so almost anyone with a hobby-grade transmitter can fly it. It also features a 520TVL HD CMOS 1/4 inch FPV camera along with a 25mW VTX. The 3.7V 600mAh Lipo battery gives it a flight time of around 6 minutes.

The Tiny QX series comes in some other variants as well, including QX80 and QX95!

#2 MJX X909T

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: MJX X909T

  • Battery: 380mAh 3.7V
  • FC: Proprietary
  • Acro/Rate mode: No
  • Dimensions: 128 x 128 x 41mm

Update: X909T Review now live!

The MJX X909T X-Series is one the smallest on the list with a size of 7.6cm x 7.7cm x 4.1cm. Being so small, the battery has a capacity of 380mAh, but the flight time is around the same as others in this category with around 6 minutes.

MJX X909T available at: Banggood, GearBest

The 5.8GHz FPV mode transmits HD video to the 2.31-inch monitor on the transmitter. The MJX X909T also features 3D flips and rolls, headless mode and one-key return functions.

The X909T is one of the few quadcopters on this list (besides the Hubsan H111D) to feature an RTF kit, which means you get everything you need to fly right in the box, no additional components needed!

#3 Cheerson Tiny 117

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: Cheerson TINY 117

  • Battery: 600mAh 7.4V
  • FC: SPRACING F3 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: 149 x 149 x 58mm

The Cheerson Tiny 117 sports an ABS + carbon fiber body and weighs 58g (without battery). The quadcopter features an F3 flight control board, supports PPM, DSM and SBUS transmitters, with a control distance of up to 500 meters.

Cheerson Tiny 117 available at: Banggood, GearBest

The 600mAh 2S 35C fuels the TINY 117 for about 8 minutes and the camera is a 700 TVL HD. Also in this case there’s not transmitter included.

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Very easily, the Cheerson Tiny 117 is the most powerful brushed FPV quadcopter drone on this list!

#4 JJRC JJPRO T1 and T2

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: JJRC JJPRO T1

  • Battery: 600mAh 3.7V
  • FC: Naze32 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: 85 x 85 x 4 mm

The JJRC JJPRO T1 and T2 are two micro indoor FPV racing quadcopters based on Naze32 + DSM2. The T1 is bigger with a wheelbase of 95mm while the T2’s is just 85mm. They’re both feature carbon fiber frames, MD8520 Coreless motors and 3.7V 600mah 30C lithium batteries.

JJRC JJPRO T1 & T2 available at: EverBuyingBanggood

The camera has a CMOS 1/3 sensor and a FOV of 150°, it transmits both in NTSC and PAL. Again, there’s no transmitter or video receiver included!

#5 GB104 X4

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: GB104 X4 quadcopter

  • FC: Naze32 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes

The GB104 X4 is one the most “racing looking” and bigger quadcopter on this list. It’s based on Naze32 and open source firmware, it has an adjustable camera angle with a 170-degree lens. The quadcopter’s frame is made of premium carbon fiber which make it extremely though and light, indeed if you consider the 104mm wheelbase it only weighs 37g (without battery, of course) and that’s pretty amazing.

GB104 X4 available at: EverBuyingGearBest

The built-in DSM2 receiver gives the GB104 X4 a flight distance of 500-800 meters, while the 700mAh battery fuels it for 4 to 8 minutes, depending on the usage. The on-board camera is a 650TBL 170°CCD 720 x 576, no transmitter or batteries included.

With the adjustable camera angle and aggressive frame, the GB104 X4 is meant for pilots who love speed!

#6 LT105

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: LT105 quadcopter drone

  • Battery: 600mAh 3.7V X2
  • FC: SPRACING F3 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: 100 x 100 x 58 mm

The LT105 mini brushed quadcopter is very similar to the GB104 X4 above, the main differences are the design and the non-adjustable camera angle. The wheelbase is 105mm and the propellers’ length is 60mm.

LT105 available at: EverBuyingGearBest

It features an F3 flight controller, a 500TBL camera and 6-axis gyroscope. The battery has a capacity of 600mAh and runs at 3.7V, this results in a flight time of around 4-5 minutes. The plus side is, you get two batteries in the box!

#7 Hubsan H111D Nano Q4

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: Hubsan H111D Nano Q4 Review

  • Battery: 180mAh 3.7V
  • FC: Proprietary
  • Acro/Rate mode: No
  • Dimensions: 68 x 68 x 25 mm

We finally have another RTF (Ready To Fly) quadcopter on the list, it’s the Hubsan H111D. The tiny drone’s dimensions are 6.8 x 6.8 x 2.5cm, with the insanely low weight of just 17.8g (including the battery).

Hubsan H111D available at: GeekBuyingBanggood

Because of that, the battery is pretty small with a capacity of 180mAh, but it gives the drone a flight time of around 6 minutes, which is not too shabby.

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The quadcopter has a pretty short 50 meters flight range, but given the size you probably wouldn’t want to exceed that anyway. The Hubsan H111D Nano Q4 can also transmit 720p video to the big 4.3-inch LCD screen on the transmitter (included), really impressing for such a small indoor FPV drone.

#8 Blade Inductrix FPV

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: Blade Inductrix FPV

  • Battery: 200mAh 3.7V
  • FC: Proprietary
  • Acro/Rate mode: No
  • Dimensions: 106 x 82 x 34 mm

Look how cute that is! The Blade Inductrix FPV is a drone specifically designed for indoor FPV flying in even the smallest places. The are two versions: DNF and RTF, if you’re new to this then we recommend the RTF version; it costs more but it includes the trasmitter and FPV monitor with a screen size of 4.3″.

The Blade Inductrix FPV packs a 200mAh 45C battery which offers a flight time of about 3-4 minutes.

Interestingly, this is what they also call the ready-to-fly Tiny Whoop!

#9 GB100

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: GB100 quadcopter drone for indoor FPV

  • Battery: 600mAh 3.7V
  • FC: Naze32 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: n/a

The GB100 is almost as cute as the Inductrix FPV but with a touch of racing looks added to it. The tiny quadcopter sports a full carbon fiber body, 100m wheelbase, 60mm long propellers and a 3.7 600mAh 20C LiPo battery.

Also available at: EverBuyingGearBest

The camera is a 600TVL with 5.8GHz 25mW transmission and allows you to shoot photos as well, the transmitter (not included) works on DSM2.

#10 Eachine Turbine QX70

Best Brushed Drones for Indoor FPV: Eachine Turbine QX70

  • Battery: 600mAh 3.7V
  • FC: SPRACING F3 (Brushed)
  • Acro/Rate mode: Yes
  • Dimensions: 97 x 97 x 75mm

We end this list with the smallest of them all, the Eachine Turbine QX70! The ridiculously tiny quadcopter is advertised as an improved version of the Blade Inductrix FPV, with a distance from motor to motor of just 70mm. The flight control board is based on F3 and runs Cleanflight 1.13.0.

Eachine QX70 available at: Banggood

It sports 40mm long propellers, a 520TVL HD CMOS 1/4 inch camera with Pal / NTSC output on a 5.8g 25mW connection. The 3.7 600mAh Lipo battery gives the Eachine Turbine QX70 a flight time of 6 minutes.

Top 10 Best Brushed Drones For Indoor FPV: Conclusion

JJRC H36 Eachine E010 Tiny Whoop conversion
The JJRC H36 ‘Chiny Whoop’

Now, what do you guys think about this list? Have you found anything interesting? Let us know in the comments’ section below! If in case you’re looking for something more powerful, you can head over to our list of the best cheap brushless drones.

For now, we here are hooked to the QX90 and the JJRC H36 aka ‘Chiny Whoop’! Needless to say, most others on this list are on their way to the RC Drone Arena offices. 😉

Looks like it’s going to be a fun winter!

  • Benji M.

    Which of them support acro mode?

    • I believe all of them besides the MJX and Hubsan support acro mode. I fly a QX90 these days, and it does support acro mode.

      • Benji M.

        thanks! i’ll see which is best as per price vs perfrmance

        • Update: Please refresh the page, we’ve added more info such as support for acro mode, battery, dimensions, etc. 🙂 thanks for asking!

          • Benji M.

            thanks again 🙂 May I suggest next time adding also price as per time of writing? but this is great still thanks

          • Noted that, guess it’ll be a helpful addition. Stay tuned to our lists!

  • Fab

    Bonjour J’aimerais savoir si quelqu’un a fait une comparaison en vol entre le Turbine QX70 Eachine et lame Inductrix FPV ? Merci

  • Fab

    8 Lame Inductrix FPV

    Batterie: 200mAh 3.7V
    FC: Proprietary
    Mode Acro / Taux: Non
    Dimensions: 106 x 82 x 34 mm

    les dimensions sont fausses , Il fait 82 sur 82mm 😉