The 10 Best Budget Drones

This review has been updated 18 times since it was first published in October of 2015. Remote-controlled quadcopters let pilots engage in high-flying antics, capture aerial photos, or produce streaming video feeds of their adventures, but they can be expensive. The budget-friendly drones in our selection are great for beginners and won’t burn a huge hole in your wallet, so they won’t leave you in tears if they meet an untimely end. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the review.

Editor's Choices
Top 10 Budget Drones

10. Ragu SX20

9. Syma X20

8. Snaptain SP650

7. Holy Stone HS190

6. Blade Nano QX

5. Sky Viper Dash

4. Snaptain S5C

3. Holy Stone HS100

2. Snaptain SP510

1. Tello EDU by DJI

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