Everybody wants a drone, but for most novice enthusiasts, affordability is still the biggest issue. To help those of you on the fence, here’s a list of the five best entry-level drones available.

While drones become more affordable each year and the consumer market continues to grow, there are still those of us out there who are hesitant to spend several hundred dollars on a flying robot. A proper beginner drone should allow new pilots a chance to dip their toes into the drone world without feeling like they’re giving up the shirt off their back to own one. To help you find the best product, we’ve compiled a list of the 5 most impressive affordable drones currently on the market, arranged by lowest to highest price.

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Hopefully, this inspires some of you to dip your toes into the world of unmanned aerial vehicles. They’re exceptionally fun and provide for a really cathartic experience. You can finally fly, in a sense, and record yourself doing so. You can race your friends, capture personal moments from hitherto unavailable vantage points, or just enjoy zipping across your backyard. For most, shelling out the money to do any of those things has been the main hindrance. This list should be a good place to start to break those shackles and provide you with enough information and context to make your first foray into the world of drones.

REMINDER: always be aware of the drone regulations in your country! Check out this website for a comprehensive list: https://uavcoach.com/drone-laws/.

 

Source: http://www.thedrive.com/aerial/11853/top-5-affordable-beginner-drones

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