February, 3, 15

Best Waterproof Drones and Quadcopters On Market

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Best Waterproof Drones and Quadcopters On Market

In the last few years since flying quadcopters has becomes a hobby for a lot of enthusiasts, the quadcopter and drone market has achieved many astonishing advancements in creating these aerial machines and adding important features. Apart from just flying, drones can now record videos, take pictures and can even be used in industrial and business applications such as surveying large lands remotely, delivering things to not easily reachable places, and also inspection mechanical equipment.

FPV flying, aerial video capturing and photography have become very popular with people, but most fliers are always worried about flying their drone over water bodies or in places that it can get wet. For most drones and quadcopters in the market, water is a death sentence and can totally damage your drone. Though, having the ability to record videos or capture pictures of the fish, plants and other corals under as well as around water is an exciting notion, and if made possible with ease, can be a great idea.

While some quads are water resistant, they aren’t completely okay to be submerged into water either. This has led to making some drastic changes in the design of quadcopters recently so that they can become more versatile and can be used for a larger number of purposes.

Secondly, drones are very costly and it is not possible to ruin one and replace it, or even find specific parts to replace in case of any kind of damage,

Many of the recent high tech quadcopters and drones have been designed to be more rugged by making them waterproof or water resistant, so that fliers can enjoy the aerial machines with a lot less tension and a lot more fun! When you are flying in FPV and are over a water body there is a possibility of your quad losing power, but with this new technology you don’t have to worry about water damage.

Not only technology wise, but even structure wise, these waterproof drones and quads in the market have been made with great quality materials that are robust and can withstand a rough terrain as well as water and other liquids.

Here is an updated list of some of the best waterproof drones and quadcopters available in the market. Some of these can be completely submerged underwater and can provide you with amazing recording of the life under water.

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HexH2o Pro Waterproof Drone

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HexH2o Pro Waterproof Drone

Remote Frequency

2.4 and 5.8 GHz

The HexH2o Pro Waterproof Drone is another one created by QuadH2o, and features leading waterproof capabilities. The company has taken the best of their features from previously released drones like QuadH20 and HexH20, and made them advanced and better. This Pro version also has an all new body design and features a slick white body along with custom graphics.

SwellPro Splash Drone 3 Auto - The Modular All Weather Waterproof Drone

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SwellPro Splash Drone 3 Auto - The Modular All Weather Waterproof Drone

Max Video Resolution

4K 30 fps

Megapixels

14.00

The SwellPro Splash Drone 3 Auto comes with upgraded features and is the most advanced Splash drone released by the company. It is the first fully integrated modular amphibious flying device perfect for flying or floating on water. There is another variant of this drone called the Splash Drone 3 Fisherman.

Waterproof design

QuadH2O

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QuadH2O

Battery Charge Time

20 - 25 minutes

The QuadH20 quadcopter has been especially designed to fly over water bodies with speed and agility and fly through the heaviest of rains. Its speed can go up to 40 km/h and the aerial machine is great for capturing water sports like jet skiing and speed boat racing.

Its extremely strong and watertight body is made with Epoxy fibre composite and its legs have been created using Epoxy carbon/fibre composite. The viewing dome and battery cap are created with quality plastic and stainless steel clasps.

GPTOYS F51C RC Quadcopter

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GPTOYS F51C RC Quadcopter

Megapixels

2.00

Battery Charge Time

45 minutes

Remote Frequency

2.4GHz

Accessories In Box

1x transmitter
1x manual
8x blades
4x blade guards
2x landing gear
1x screwdriver
1x charger (2 in 1 charger)
2x waterproof li-po battery
1x 4G memory card
1x card reader

The GPTOYS F51C RC Quadcopter is a great option for waterproof drones as it is not only waterproof but can also take pictures and videos under the water! Equipped with a waterproof airframe, panel, motor and camera, this drone also features an excellent drainage system.

GPTOYS Waterproof Remote Control Quadcopter

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GPTOYS Waterproof Remote Control Quadcopter

Megapixels

2.00

Battery Charge Time

45 minutes

Remote Frequency

2.4 GHz

The GPTOYS Waterproof Remote Control Quadcopter features a waterproof airframe that provides extended durability and lets users fly it in the rain. This waterproof body is convenient and makes flying your drone easier as you don’t have to be worried about it getting wet and damaged even in the lightest of showers

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