Do you love shopping online on Black Friday but you rather stick to buying products from your trusty Amazon store? Then you’re in the right place as we’ll be listing the best 10 drones you can get over at Amazon US for less than $100!
Top 10 Black Friday Cyber Monday Drone Deals for Under $100 on Amazon
1. Syma X5C-1
Let’s start with a drone that’s been the first pick for a lot of beginners, the Syma X5C. This high quality but still affordable drone comes with a 2MP shooter that can record HD videos. The X5C-1 also comes with 6-axis gyro stabilization which makes it more stable than other drones and it can do 360-degree flips.
With the included 3.7V 500mAh LiPO battery the Syma X5C-1 can fly for about 5 to 7 minutes.
2. EACHINE E33C
Next we have the Eachine E33C coming with a built-in 2MP HD camera to record high definition videos or snap photos. The drone also sports neat software features such as One-Key Return, Headless mode and it can do 3D flips.
Other than that, probably the best feature about these drones is the flight time, which is around 8-10 minutes thanks to the 3.7V 380mAh 25c built-in battery.
3. LeaningTech XS809W
If you’ve wanted a DJI Mavic Pro drone since launch but like most people can’t afford one, then the LeaningTech XS809W is probably the closest thing you can get. The XS809W is a foldable drone that features WiFi FPV to transmit live footage to your smartphone, the built-in 2MP camera record 720p videos and has a 120-degrees wide angle lens. The drone can do 3D flips, it has Headless Mode and One-Key Return, so the drone will automatically come back where it took off from.
This DJI Mavic Pro clone comes with a 3.7V 900mAh LiPo battery which provides about 10 minutes of flight time.
4. SZJJX APP-RC
More on the compact side of drones, we have the SZJJX APP-RC. The tiny aircraft comes with a reinforced retaining frame and an all-around protection, which will effectively prevent it from getting damaged in crashes. It then features Wifi FPV real-time transmission from the 0.3MP HD camera that allows you to view photos & video while flying. Other features include Headless Mode, pressure fixed high, One Key Landing and One Key Take Off.
The SZJJX APP-RC is powered by a 7.4V 350mAh LiPo battery for about 6 minutes of fun.
5. MJX Bugs 3
If you’re looking for something more serious then have a look at the powerful MJX Bugs 3. The drone comes with four MT1806 1800KV high-performance brushless motors and independent ESCs which come with built-in automatic lock protection, high-temperature lock protection and avoid ESC burn out due to a deadlock.
The MJX Bugs 3 also features a new two-way 2.4GHz technology that allows you to control the drone at up to 300 to 500 meters of distance. The drone doesn’t come with any smart features but if you have some experience in flying, it shouldn’t be a problem, what’s nice though is that it includes a camera mount for a C4000, GoPro 3/4 or XiaoYi action cams and you can probably mod it to fit other cameras.
Lastly, the Bugs 3 packs a 7.4V 25C 1800mAh LiPo battery which will allow you to fly it for up to 18 minutes.
6. Air Hogs DR1
Do you want to try FPV flying with a pair of goggles in a super easy and affordable way? Then the Air Hogs DR1 might be just as fun as it looks in pictures. The tiny drone can stream video to your smartphone via WiFi, you then place the device in the headset and have a full FPV experience. The DR1 also comes with a 2.4Ghz remote controller for a maximum range of up to 250 feet.
7. MJX Bugs 6
Looking for something more unique and fast? MJX has got you covered with another of their really cost-effective drones, the MJX Bugs 6, rebranded by YouCute on Amazon. The MJX Bugs 6 is a racing quadcopter and as such it comes with a set of powerful and durable brushless motors in a 250mm wheelbase frame. The drone can be equipped with your favorite 5.8Ghz FPV camera which can be placed in the pre-made compartment at the front, between the two LEDs.
The MJX Bugs 6 has a 300 meters flight range and comes with a 7.4V 1300mAh 25C LiPo battery for about 12 minutes of fun.
8. UDI U818A
If you’re a complete beginner you should probably have a look at the UDI U818A. This extremely safe drone features a 2MP HD camera to snap aerial photos and videos at 1280 X 720p/30 FPS and store them directly on the included 4GB SD card, it’s really easy to fly and comes with a protective frame that will avoid damaging it or people around while flying. The U818A also supports VR FPV flying, it can do 3d flips and with the included batteries it can fly for up to 27 minutes.
9. JJRC H36
Maybe you’re already buying lots of other products on Black Friday so your RC budget is really tight? Well, in that case we have the cheapest JJRC H36! This super affordable drone will only set you back $17.99 while still bringing you lots of fun, at least when you’re flying it at home.
The H36 can do 360-degree flips at the press of a button, it comes with LED lights for night flight and a 3.7V 150mAh Lipo battery for around 5 minutes of flight.
10. DROCON X708W
Last but not least, we have the DROCON X708W featuring real time WI-FI transmission and a 720p camera. The drone also come with neat hardware features such as One Key Return, Headless mode and 360-degree flips capabilities. Other than that we find a 3.7V 550mAh LiPo battery for about 8 minutes of time in the air.
Top 10 Black Friday Drone Deals
This concludes our Top 10 Black Friday Drone Deals. Did you guys find your next RC toy? If that’s so less us know in the comments section below!