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Posted by theimacman | Today @ 11:40 AM | 271 Views
Don't let the Art-Tech X6 mini hexacopter scare you away from this one… the Eachine X6 has fixed everything that was wrong with that one!

Eachine - X6 Mini Hexacopter with Camera - Review and Flight (13 min 9 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Sep 17, 2014 @ 01:31 PM | 759 Views
Here is my review of the Cheerson CX-30, which is a micro quadcopter with a Phantom-like design.

Cheerson - CX-30 - Review and Flight (10 min 52 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 27, 2014 @ 11:17 AM | 1,380 Views
This is my detailed review of what I am calling "The Quadcopter Pilot's Helicopter", the Blade 200 SR X!

Blade - 200 SR X - Detailed Review and Flight (14 min 52 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 22, 2014 @ 11:38 AM | 1,357 Views
These are my choices for the Top 5 Quadcopters Under $50:

Top 5 Quadcopters Under $50 (6 min 22 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 15, 2014 @ 12:12 PM | 1,258 Views
This is basically the X-Dart NEXT, or JJ R/C 1000A, with prop guards. And I like it a lot.

Flytecs - X-Drone Nano - Review and Flight (10 min 40 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 13, 2014 @ 11:36 AM | 1,732 Views
This is a rebranding of the X-Dart NEXT, which if you are familiar with my review of that, you will know what to expect of this quad… in short, I like it a lot.

JJ R/C - 1000A - Review and Flight (8 min 32 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 11, 2014 @ 11:15 AM | 1,613 Views
Considering that the WLtoys V252 V2 is one of my favorite micro quadcopters, I was really looking forward to checking out the new V252 Pro. Did it meet my expectations? Watch to find out!

WLtoys - V252 Pro - Review and Flight (11 min 7 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 08, 2014 @ 11:43 AM | 1,647 Views
The Heli-Max 230Si is an entry-level aerial video quadcopter, with "GPS-like" functions.

I went to a special filming location for this flight review, so I hope you like it!

Heli-Max - 230Si - Review and Flight (Indoors and Outdoors) (17 min 19 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 08, 2014 @ 11:42 AM | 1,449 Views
This AnyLink 2 radio adapter allows you to bind to models that use the SLT radio protocol, with non-SLT radios, like my Spektrum DX8.

Tactic - AnyLink 2 - Review and Flight Demo (with Spektrum DX8) (7 min 55 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 04, 2014 @ 10:37 AM | 1,397 Views
This is another nano quadcopter, but this one has a bigger battery, giving a bit longer flight times.

Huiying Toys - HY-850 Nano Quadcopter - Review and Flight (9 min 10 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Aug 01, 2014 @ 12:36 PM | 1,634 Views
Here is my review of the new World's Smallest Quadcopter, the Cheerson CX-10:

Cheerson - CX-10 (2014 World's Smallest Quadcopter) - Review and Flight (12 min 37 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 30, 2014 @ 11:00 AM | 1,947 Views
Another review of another nano quad!

Cheerson - CX-11 - Review and Flight (7 min 38 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 28, 2014 @ 10:07 AM | 1,882 Views
Is this a case of form over function? Watch to find out!

Cheerson - Flying Egg (SH 6057) - Review and Flight (14 min 59 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 25, 2014 @ 10:04 AM | 2,797 Views
Here is the much-requested review of the Syma X5C. This is a bit longer than my usual review, but since I know so many are interested in this quad, I did 3 different flight reviews… indoors, and outdoors with and without the attachments. Enjoy!

Syma - X5C Explorers - Review and Flight (Indoors and Outdoors) (17 min 4 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 17, 2014 @ 11:02 AM | 2,028 Views
Nice-flying quad, with heavy duty prop guards.

Yike Model - Aviator (YK016) - Review and Flight (8 min 44 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 15, 2014 @ 10:19 AM | 2,609 Views
This quadcopter has a name and a sound reminiscent of a Formula One race car. And it's about as maneuverable as one too.

JJ R/C - F180 - Review and Flight (11 min 39 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 10, 2014 @ 11:14 AM | 2,068 Views
Mini Hexacopter…. more like Wrecks-A-Copter.

Art-Tech - Mini X6 - Review and Flight (9 min 6 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 03, 2014 @ 01:54 PM | 2,672 Views
A bit late on this one, but here is my review of WLtoys' entry into the nano quadcopter market, the V272:

WLtoys - V272 Velocity - Review and Flight (8 min 56 sec)

Posted by theimacman | Jul 02, 2014 @ 10:52 AM | 2,544 Views
Hubsan - Q4 Nano (H111) - Review (4 min 34 sec)



For flight footage, see my Proto X review:

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Posted by theimacman | Jun 27, 2014 @ 04:20 PM | 2,341 Views
It's a bird… it's a plane… it's a… Fly Frog?

Apex - Fly Frog - Review and Flight (10 min 46 sec)