How many camera drones are being sold? Which brands? At what price? At what profit? Most all of these questions are difficult to answer since the industry consists of private companies – most of whom do not offer guidance or share numbers. Droneflyers.com has used a number of methods to make educated guesses – including […] The post Counting Camera Drones using Forum Participation appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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The DJI Phantom 3 series, first released in April of 2015, set a new standard for what was expected of a consumer-level Camera drone. Even at the original price of $1259, the Phantom 3 Pro was head and shoulders above anything in its class. The P3 series is still widely used today – although officially […] The post NEW – DJI Phantom 3 SE – The Best Budget 4K Drone? appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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Droneflyers.com received a review model of the DJI Spark Camera Drone before the official launch. We therefore have had a few months to put the model through its paces and determine the pros and cons of this ultra-portable quadcopter. Note that we have our initial review in this article as well as a number of […] The post DJI Spark Camera Drone – Is it for You? appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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Droneflyers.com takes part is helping the Consumer Technology Association work out their projects for the future. As a result, we have access to the final number they come up with in terms of US and Worldwide Drone Sales. If you desire a more detailed or nuanced opinion/report you can contact me for a custom “reading […] The post CTA Forecasts Drone Sales to Stabilize appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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The advances in consumer Camera Drones have come quite quickly, outpacing similar technologies such as smart phones, computers and flat screen TV’s. As one example, an iPhone 3 in 2009 sold for a similar price as an iPhone 6 in 2016 (when inflation is considered). Of course, the newer iPhones are much more powerful and […] The post 2013 vs. 2017 – How Much Camera Drone tech do you get for your money? appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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Best Selling Camera Drones on Amazon – Summer 2017 Presented below. Our rankings are based on various methods since Amazon often classifies camera drones into different categories, hence differing rankings. However, by cross referencing and checking other industry sources we develop the best possible guesses as to the overall market. 1. DJI Spark – (all […] The post Best Selling Camera Drones on Amazon – Summer 2017 appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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InterDrone Industry Trade Show – September, 2017 – Las Vegas InterDrone is one of the top US drone industry trade shows. Classes, Seminars, Keynotes and Exhibits….plus networking. It is a must-attend for those who want to quickly get an idea of where the industry is…and where it is going. Show Announcement : After an impressive […] The post InterDrone Trade Show – Las Vegas appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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The Syma X20 is a new micro-drone from the well known “toy grade” company. Thousands of drone pilots have learned their “sticks” on Syma Drones and the polish in this model shows why. For a price of $25-$29 (prices fluctuate) , this is a great value for those interested in learning the hobby. Note – […] The post Syma X20 Toy Grade Drone – First Look and Review appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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The War is over – at least for the foreseeable future. DJI has sewn up the Consumer Drone Market in a way that makes them untouchable for at least the next 5 years. While some of my fellow analysts will cry and moan “wrong”, DJI may have as much as 80% (and growing) of the […] The post How DJI won the Consumer Drone War appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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This article will provide basic instructions, advice, links and other information for those who wish to embark on DIY Quadcopter or Drone building. We will discuss the parts needed for a quadcopter and provide recommendations for various quadcopter (DIY Drones) parts lists. Most of our links are to Amazon because it is easy for many people to order […] The post DIY Quadcopters & Drones – Instructions for Hobbyists. appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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The task of measuring Consumer Camera Drone Sales on Amazon is getting more and more difficult, as these drones are often placed in the wrong categories – therefore the wrong sales rank! However, with a couple hours of work, we are able to get a good guess at what is selling – and what is […] The post Best Selling Consumer Camera Drones on Amazon – Summer, 2017 appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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Note – we are adding a number of videos on our youtube channel. Most are embedded in this article however the direct link is here. We also have a “Forum Continuation Thread” where we are posting tips and hints as they are known…and where you can even ask a question and take part in the […] The post DJI Spark – NYC Introduction and our First Look at the Hardware, etc appeared first on Droneflyers.com.

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