Would you love to get a DJI Mavic Pro but it’s “somewhat” over your budget? Then here we have two of the most affordable alternatives to DJI’s best selling foldable quadcopter. They are the VISUO XS809HW and the GoolRC T37, both can now be purchased at a discounted price over at RCMoment; let’s learn more about them!
Folding selfie drones under $35: The VISUO XS809HW
Let’s begin with the one that is full-on DJI Mavic Pro clone, we’re talking about the VISUO XS809HW. This drone sports four foldable arms — obviously — and a 0.3MP onboard camera which can shoot videos and photos; additionally it can also stream live video to your smartphone through WiFi.
The drone features Altitude Hold mode which keeps it steady at the desired height, OneKey Return, Headless mode,3D flips and it can also be controlled via the G-sensor on your smartphone. The XS809HW packs a 3.7V 900mAh LiPo battery for about 10 minutes of autonomy
Folding selfie drones under $35: The GoolRC T37
If you’re looking for something slightly more compact and pocket-friendly, then the GoolRC T37 is your best option. This drone gets really tiny when folded at just 13.5 * 6.5 * 2.5cm (5.3 * 2.6 * 1.0in) which makes it super easy to carry pretty much everywhere.
Albeit smaller, the GoolRC T37 can actually record 720p videos and stream live footage to your smartphone as well. Just like the previous drone, the T37 sports Altitude Hold mode, Headless mode and it can be controlled via smartphone using the built-in G-sensor. The drone comes with a 3.7V 500mAh lipo battery for five to eight minutes of flight time.