Best Drones Under $100 In 2017

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With every passing year, a new set of drones and quadcopters are released, equipped with the best features and more advanced flying capabilities. While established drone manufacturers always have amazing new quadcopters releasing each year, for 2017 there are also a few new entrants.

whether you are a beginner or an advanced flier, if you are a flying and drone enthusiast then buying a new quadcopter for 2017 is a great idea. Have a look at some of the best drones and quadcopters that are low budget and are equipped with the best features this year!

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Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

1 x transmitter 1 x battery 1 x charging cable 4 x blades

Body Size: 

106 x 106 x 40 mm

Battery Flight Time: 

7 minutes

Max Video Resolution: 

720P 30 fps

Range: 

50 - 150 meters

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

Battery Charge Time: 

40 minutes

Motor Type: 

0820 coreless motors

The Hubsan H107C has been upgraded to Hubsan X4 Camera Plus H107C+ quadcopter and this has been a much-awaited product in the drone and quadcopter market. Its upgrades include a massive redesign that makes the body of the drone sturdier and more robust. Even if the quadcopter falls from a height, the very robust material the quadcopter is made from can withstand the impact and not get damaged.

It also features sturdier rotor arms, which helps in lessening inflight vibrations, and rubber landing pads or rubber feet that give the quadcopter’s body a lesser impact from the force of...

Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

1 x Transmitter 1 x USB Charging Cable 1 x Li-Po Battery 1 x Extra blade set

Body Size: 

106x106x35 mm

Battery Flight Time: 

11 minutes

Range: 

100 meters

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

Battery Charge Time: 

30 minutes

Motor Type: 

0720RN57A-9M-130NL52

The Hubsan X4 Plus H107P RC Quadcopter is the upgraded version of Hubsan’s previously successful quadcopter H107L. Packing the same basic features as its predecessors the H107P is now available in a slightly sturdier package.

While it does not have a camera on board, it features a new 6-axis flight control system that can be adjusted for gyro sensitivity. This also promotes a more stable flight for the flier. Its lightweight airframe has great durability and allows stable flight that is smooth and easy. It is also great for both indoor and outdoor flying. It even features Altitude...

Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

2.4Ghz Controller - 2 x 350mAh LiPo Batteries - USB Battery Charger - 4GB Micro-SD Card - 4 Spare Propellers - Power Bank - User Manual

Body Size: 

16.1 x 14 x 3.9 inches

Battery Flight Time: 

6-9 minutes

Stills Resolution (megapixels): 

2.00

Max Video Resolution: 

720P 30 fps

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

The UDI U818A WiFi FPV RC Quadcopter Drone is great for adding some fun and adventure to your next outdoor trip, with its easy flight and beautiful aerial footage and photography.

This drone is easy to pair with any smartphone or tablet that uses iOS and Android systems, and fliers can watch live video and photo feed while the drone is flying on their screen to keep track.

UDI U818A WiFi FPV RC Quadcopter Drone

It features a Gravity Induction mode that lets users fly the drone without even having to touch the phone! This RTF version also comes with 4 safety-...

Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

1 * Transmitter (mode 2, left hand throttle) 1 * 3.7V 500mAh lipo battery 2 * Pairs spare propellers 1 * Screwdriver 1 * USB charger connected cable 4 * Landing gear (Bracket) 4 * Protective frames 1 * Wifi camera 1 * Phone attaching clamp 1 * English manual

Body Size: 

17.7 x 3.9 x 11.8 inches

Battery Flight Time: 

5.5 minutes

Stills Resolution (megapixels): 

0.30

Range: 

50 meters

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

Battery Charge Time: 

130 minutes

The Syma X5SW Quadcopter is very similar to the Syma X5HW Quadcopter and majorly differs in camera specs. The X5SW is available in white or black color, and features a 6-Axis gyro system, which allows a more secure flight, along with stronger wind resistance and easy control. The gyroscope also lets you implement various flight movements with ease and enhances stability.

It uses a 0.3 MP first person view camera (as opposed to the 2 MP on the X5HW), which combined with the stable flight allow for amazing video and picture taking. The FPV ability along with the Wi-Fi compatibility...

Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

* 1 x Remote controller * 1 x AC Charger * 4pcs x Propeller * 1 x Phone Grip * 1 x Screw Driver * 100% Brand New

Body Size: 

50 x 50 x 19 cm

Battery Flight Time: 

7 - 10 minutes

Stills Resolution (megapixels): 

2.00

Range: 

70 meters

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

Battery Charge Time: 

120 minutes

The Cheerwing Syma X8W Quadcopter Drone uses 6 layers of SLR level lens and a 2MP Wi-Fi first person view camera, which helps in taking amazing videos and pictures. The FPV ability along with the Wi-Fi compatibility will allow users to watch what the camera is recording directly on their smartphones.

It features a 6-Axis gyro system, which allows a more secure flight, along with stronger wind resistance and easy control. The gyroscope also lets you implement various flight movements with ease and enhances stability.

Cheerwing Syma X8W Quadcopter Drone

It is capable...

Drone Features

Accessories In Box: 

1*Transmitter 6*Propeller Guard 2*Landing Gear 1*7.4V 700mAh Lithium Battery 6*Spare Propeller Blades 12*Screws 1*Screwdriver 1*Battery Charger 1*Camera and components 1*User Manual

Body Size: 

15.2 x 5.3 x 2.4 inches

Battery Flight Time: 

8-10 minutes

Stills Resolution (megapixels): 

0.30

Range: 

100 meters

Remote Frequency: 

2.4 GHz

Battery Charge Time: 

120 min

The DBPOWER X600C FPV Hexacopter is an inexpensive and durable hexacopter that is safe, fun and easy to fly. While it is $5 over the limit of the article, those five dollars are well spent since it is a great quadcopter to buy specially if you are just learning how to fly drones and can help beginners pick up flying easily!

This hexacoter features a 6-axis gyro system that provides a stable flight, even in strong winds, and its headless mode function makes it easier to figure out its positioning automatically. That along with the 7.4V 700mAh Lithium Battery allows the users to have...

Drone Features

Body Size: 

5 x 13 x 5 inches

Range: 

196 ft.

Is it a drone? Is it a plane? It’s both! The Parrot Swing Drone comes with the combined power of a drone as well as a plane and allows users to fly in either way. It has the ability to take off and land just like a drone does, but it can fly like a plane does!

Flight features

Equipped with autopilot and a vertical takeoff and landing mode, this drone can fly at up to 19 mph speeds. The wings feature a unique design that is an X shape providing a dual piloting mode. Choose from Quadcopter mode or Plane mode.

It comes with an advanced flight controller and high performance...

Drone Features

Body Size: 

Unfolded: 290 * 290 * 90 mm

Battery Flight Time: 

8 to 10 minutes

Stills Resolution (megapixels): 

0.30

Max Video Resolution: 

720P 30 fps

Battery Charge Time: 

50 minutes

The JIE-STAR X8TW Foldable Drone is a 6-gyro drone that is easy to carry and is a convenient drone that can be taken along with you anytime you want. With great flight features, a decent camera and a stellar design, this is a good choice for a foldable drone in the market right now.

It uses a real-time 0.3MP camera to record 720p videos and take pictures, and users can see what is being recorded on their smartphone (iOS and Android) screen by connecting through W-Fi.

JIE-STAR X8TW Foldable Drone

The size of the drone is its best feature because it has a foldable...

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Arshiya

I am a freelance writer who is always on the hunt for cool new gadgets and products on the internet. With never ending love for animals and a new found interest in drones, I enjoy writing about all things Apple, quadcopters and the newest tech accessories.