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September 24

Our exclusive code takes up to $279 off Swellpro’s SplashDrone 3+ Drones

Wellbots is teaming up with 9to5Toys to offer our readers an exclusive discount on the Swellpro SplashDrone 3+ Quadcopter starting at $1,055.12 shipped when using code 9TO5LAKE at checkout. Typically fetching $1,199, today’s offer is good for a $144 discount, comes within $6 of the all-time low, and is the best we’ve seen this year. This sale also covers other models which include 4K camera add-ons, payload release, and more at upwards of $279 off. Swellpro’s SplashDrone 3+ delivers a waterproof design that allows it to safely navigate around rivers, the ocean, and even float on water. So if you’re looking to get some scenic footage of the next lakeside camping trip or have other plans, this is up to the task. There’s also built-in GLONASS and GPS capabilities, a 25-minute flight time, and remote with built-in 5-inch FPV display. Rated 4.5/5 stars from 325 customers.

July 22

Save up to $210 on DJI Ronin-SC Gimbal bundles at new all-time lows from $279

B&H is currently offering the DJI Ronin-SC Gimbal Stabilizer Pro Combo Kit for $329 shipped. Also available at Adorama. Down from its $539 going rate, today’s offer is good for a $210 discount, beats our previous mention by $70, and marks the lowest we’ve seen to date. DJI’s Ronin-SC upgrades your ability to film without a stationary tripod with its 3-axis stabilization functionality. So even while walking around, you’ll be able to capture smooth footage. Other feature inclusions like Panorama, Timelapse, and Motion Control round out the package. Alongside the gimbal, this bundle also includes an extended grip tripod, auto-focusing motor attachment, and more. With over 270 customers having left a review, it carries a 4.4/5 star rating. Dive into our announcement coverage for a closer look and then head below for additional deals from $279.

June 12

DJI Mavic Mini includes an extra battery, more from $369 ($494 value)

Update: B&H now has the DJI Mavic Mini with an extra battery for $369. Also available at Costco, and Amazon will sell you the drone by itself for that price, as well.

B&H is currently offering DJI Mavic Mini Quadcopter bundled with an extra battery and Nanuk carrying case for $399 shipped. The extra accessories will automatically be added at checkout. Typically picking up the drone, rugged case, and extra battery would run you $494, with today’s offer matching one of the best values to date. For comparison, we haven’t seen it on sale since March. Equipped with a 3-axis motorized gimbal, Mavic Mini can capture ” ultra-smooth” 2.7K Quad HD videos from the sky alongside 12MP aerial photos. On a full charge, you’re looking at 30-minutes of flight time for each of the two included batteries. The entire package weighs in at 249-grams, meaning you won’t have to worry about registering it. Over 1,300 customers have left a 4.6/5 star rating. In our hands-on review, we said it was “a perfect drone for beginners and younger pilots looking to fly.” More below.

June 4

Holy Stone’s best-selling FPV quadcopter drops to $36 following a 48% discount

Holy Stone (99% positive all-time feedback from 31,900+) via Amazon offers its HS110D FPV Quadcopter at $35.99 shipped when clipping the on-page coupon and applying code 7ZK8GAUU at checkout. Typically selling for $70, it just recently dropped to $60 with today’s offer amounting to a total savings of 48% and marking a new all-time low. Featuring a 720p camera with 120-degree wide-angle lens, you’ll be able to capture aerial photos with ease. The camera also enables this drone’s FPV capabilities through a companion smartphone app. Other inclusions like an altitude hold mode and modular battery system for prolonged flight times round out the notable features. As a #1 best-seller, it carries a 4.2/5 star rating from over 1,600 customers. Head below for more. 

May 29

GoPro MAX Camera sees first price cut in $350 bundle ($459 value), more

GoPro is currently offering its MAX 360-degree Waterproof Action Camera bundled with 1-year of GoPro PLUS for $349.99 shipped. Typically you’d pay $499 for the Max alone at retailers like Amazon, with the added subscription amounting to a total savings of 38%. Today’s offer is the first time we’ve seen it on sale and subsequently is a new all-time low. GoPro MAX delivers the ability to capture 360-degree content with 16.6MP photos and 1440p60 videos. A built-in touchscreen makes reviewing content a breeze and other notable features include Max HyperSmooth stabilization, six built-in microphones, and more. Rated 4.3/5 stars from over 125 customers and you can learn more in our launch coverage. Head below for more.

May 25

Parrot’s Anafi Drone falls to new all-time low from $500 (Save up to $300)

Amazon is currently offering the Parrot Anafi Drone Extended Bundle for $599.99 shipped. Typically selling for $900, today’s offer is good for a 33% discount and marks a new Amazon all-time low. Complete with 2-hours of flight time per charge, Parrot Anafi has a 4-kilometer range for getting those scenic aerial shots. And to really help with its photography and videography capabilities, there’s a 4K HDR camera that’s supplemented with a 180° vertical swivel gondola. There’s also two extra batteries, a carrying case included, and extra accessories. If you don’t need the bundled gear, the Parrot Anafi Drone by itself is $499.99, down from $700. Rated 4.4/5 stars from over 140 customers and you can learn more over at DroneDJ.

May 13

DJI Osmo packs a 4K camera and 3-axis gimbal at $199 (Refurb, Orig. $649)

DJI’s official eBay storefront currently offers its Osmo 4K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal for $199 shipped in certified refurbished condition. Having originally retailed for $649, we’ve more recently been seeing refurbished units sell for $279. Today’s offer is good for an up to $450 discount and marks a new all-time low. Equipped with a 4K camera, DJI’s Osmo stands out from other options in this product category with a mount to hold your smartphone in place for monitor live feeds, reviewing recordings, and tweaking settings. Armed with its 3-axis gimbal, you’ll be able to record cinematically-smooth footage at up to 120FPS. Rated 3.9/5 stars and dive into our hands-on review of the Osmo+ for a better idea of what to expect. DJI includes its standard 1-year warranty with purchase.

May 5

Save $199 on Autel Robotics’ EVO Quadcopter bundle at a new all-time low

Amazon currently offers the Autel Robotics EVO Quadcopter Rugged bundle for $1,099.99 shipped. Typically fetching $1,299, today’s offer saves you $199, marks a new Amazon low on the bundle, and is the best value we’ve seen to date on the drone. Aerial cinematographers will certainly appreciate the EVO Quadcopter’s 4K60 video recording capabilities, but other notable features here include a 4.4-mile range as well as  GPS and GLONASS positioning. Plus, once you’re done flying, it can also fold into a more compact package for convenient transportation. This bundle also includes a two extra batteries, spare propellers, and other accessories to be toted around in a hardshell carrying case. Rated 4.6/5 stars and you can learn more in our hands-on coverage.

April 24

Score an exclusive $100 discount on SwellPro’s Spry Plus Waterproof Drone

Wellbots has teamed up with us to offer 9to5 readers the SwellPro Spry Plus Waterproof Drone for $888.30 shipped when code 9TO5FLY has been applied at checkout. Typically fetching closer to $990, today’s offer saves you $100, comes within $30 of our previous mention from November, and is the best we’ve seen this year. SwellPro’s Spry Plus features an entirely waterproof and buoyant design that means you can fly this drone just about anywhere, even near rivers and the like. Its compact design is under 10-inches long and and you’ll enjoy around 20-minutes of flight time per charge. A built-in camera allows you to capture aerial photos and videos, as well as provides FPV feeds to the remote. Over 90% of customers have left a 4+ star rating.

April 6

Save $504 DJI Mavic 2 Pro Quadcopter at one of its lowest prices yet

Verizon is currently offering the DJI Mavic 2 Pro Quadcopter for $1,224.97 shipped when adding these two filler items to your cart. Price reflected at checkout. Typically fetching $1,729, today’s offer is $375 under Best Buy’s current sale price, and matches our previous mention for one of the best prices to date. Mavic 2 Pro pairs a 31-minute flight time with enhanced omnidirectional obstacle sensing and other high-end features. Plus, a 20MP 4K camera and gimbal system upgrade your aerial photography game. Rated 4.9/5 stars from over 595 customers and you can head over to DroneDJ for extra details.

March 16

DJI Mavic 2 Pro Quadcopter comes with a $50 credit at $382 off, more

Update: The DJI Mavic Mini has gone out of stock, though you can still lock-in discounts on the Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom Quadcopters. Head below the jump for all of the details.

Verizon Wireless is currently offering the DJI Mavic Mini Quadcopter bundled with two of these filler items for $286.97 shipped. In order to lock-in this discount, you’ll just have to add all three items to your cart, where the price will automatically drop. Usually selling for $399, like you’ll find at Amazon right now, today’s offer saves you $112, beats our previous mention $74, and marks a new all-time low. Verizon sweetens the pot by throwing in a $50 gift card when you take advantage of this rebate by applying code MARCH50. Equipped with a 3-axis motorized gimbal, Mavic Mini can capture ” ultra-smooth footage” 2.7K Quad HD videos from the sky alongside 12MP aerial photos. On a full charge, you’re looking at 30-minutes of flight time. The entire package weighs in at 249-grams, meaning you won’t have to worry about registering it. Over 875 customers have left a 4.6/5 star rating. In our hands-on review, we said it was “a perfect drone for beginners and younger pilots looking to fly.” More below.

February 14

Capture aerial photos with Autel’s EVO Quadcopter at $599 (Refurb, Orig. $999)

Today only, as part of its DealZone, B&H offers the Autel Robotics EVO Quadcopter in refurbished condition for $599 shipped. Usually selling for $999 in new condition, like you’ll find at B&H, today’s offer saves you $400, beats the lowest new condition offer we’ve seen by $300, and is the best we’ve tracked. Drone cinematographers will certainly appreciate the EVO Quadcopter’s 4K60 video recording capabilities, but other notable features here include a 4.4-mile range, and GPS as well as GLONASS positioning. Plus, once you’re done flying, it can also fold into a more compact package for convenient transportation. Rated 4.8/5 stars from over 135 pilots and you can check out our hands-on coverage of the drone for a closer look. Includes a 1-year warranty with purchase. More below.

January 15

Potensic’s T25 GPS Quadcopter sports a built-in 1080p camera at $80 (Save $60)

Potensic (98% positive all-time feedback from 4,800+) via Amazon offers its T25 GPS Quadcopter Drone for $79.99 shipped when clipping the on-page coupon and applying code 4E8VUT6A at checkout. Down from $140, today’s offer is good for a nearly 43% discount, is $20 under the previous price drop, and marks a new Amazon all-time low. Armed with a 1080p camera, this drone is well equipped for taking aerial photography. That inclusion also allows you to take advantage of its first person view capabilities. A built-in GPS yields return home and automatic following functionality. Over 900 customers have left a 4.2/5 star rating. More details below.

December 20, 2019

Capture aerial video for $97.50 with Eachine’s 1080p FPV Quadcopter (Save 40%)

EachineDirect (98% positive all-time feedback from 3,400+) via Amazon offers its 1080p FPV Quadcopter for $97.49 shipped when clipping the on-page coupon and applying code LBL2L2T9 at checkout. Typically fetching $160, it just recently dropped to $130, with today’s discount taking an extra $33 off. Overall, you’re looking at pocketing 40% in savings and snagging this drone at a new all-time low. Armed with a 1080p HD 120-degree camera, this drone can capture aerial photos and transmit video in real-time to your smartphone for first person view flying. It features a 16-minute flight time and compactly folds away when not in use for easy transportation. There’s also built-in GPS functionality. Rated 4/5 stars from over 275 customers.

December 13, 2019

DJI Mavic 2 Pro touts a 31-minute flight time at $1,079 (Refurb, Orig. $1,729)

Wellbots is currently offering an exclusive discount for 9to5Toys readers on the certified refurbished DJI Mavic 2 Pro for $1,079 shipped when applying code 9TO5REFURB at checkout. Having originally sold for $1,729, we’ve more recently been seeing a new condition model fetch $1,379 at retailers like Best Buy. Today’s offer saves you $300, beats our Black Friday mention by $170, and marks one of the best discounts we’ve tracked on the quadcopter. Mavic 2 Pro pairs a 31-minute flight time with enhanced omnidirectional obstacle sensing and other high-end features. Plus, a 20MP 4K camera and gimbal system upgrade your aerial photography game. This model comes backed by Wellbots’ refurbished warranty policy. Rated 4.9/5 stars from over 500 customers and you can head over to DroneDJ for extra details.

December 10, 2019

Score an exclusive $50 discount on Chasing’s Dory Underwater Drone at a new low

Wellbots has teamed up with us to offer 9to5Toys readers an exclusive discount on the Chasing Dory Underwater Drone. After applying code 9TO5CHASING at checkout, you’ll be able to bring home the seafaring drone for $449. That’s $50 off the going rate, marks the first price cut we’ve seen, and is subsequently a new all-time low. Featuring an on-board camera, you’ll be able to film in 1080p or snap 8MP photos of underwater scenery. It can also stream video to a smartphone and two 1500-lumen lights help keep the drone’s surroundings brightly lit. Plus, the internal battery nets you up to four hours of usage at a time. Ratings are still coming in on this model, but Chasing is well-reviewed overall.

December 2, 2019

Lock-in exclusive up to $160 discounts on Autel EVO and Swellpro Spry+ Drones

Wellbots is continuing its streak of recent exclusive offers for 9to5Toys readers with a Cyber Monday discount on the Autel Robotics EVO Quadcopter at $929 shipped when code 9TO5AUTEL has been applied at checkout. Currently you’ll pay $999 at Amazon, with today’s offer coming within $30 of the best price we’ve tracked this year. Wellbots sweetens the pot even further though by only collecting sales tax at the time of purchase for New York shoppers. Drone cinematographers will certainly appreciate the EVO Quadcopter’s 4K60 video recording capabilities, but other notable features here include a 4.4-mile range, and GPS as well as GLONASS positioning. Plus, once you’re done flying, it can also fold into a more compact package for convenient transportation. Rated 4.8/5 stars from over 110 pilots and you can check out our hands-on coverage of the drone for a closer look. More below.

November 29, 2019

DJI Mavic 2 Pro beats Black Friday pricing with our exclusive deals from $1,249

Wellbots has been on a roll this week with exclusive offers for 9to5Toys readers, and now the retailer is back with discounts on the DJI Mavic 2 Pro Quadcopter. Applying code ABANDONEDCART30 at checkout brings the drone down to $1,349 shipped from its regular $1,729 price tag, beating other Black Friday prices by $30. Add on the Smart Controller for an extra $400. Using the aforementioned code also allows you to score the certified refurbished DJI Mavic 2 Pro for $1,249. That’s $130 off the refurbished going rate and the best we’ve tracked in months. Covered by Wellbots’ refurbished warranty policy. Mavic 2 Pro pairs a 31-minute flight time with enhanced omnidirectional obstacle sensing and more. Plus, a 20MP 4K camera and gimbal system upgrade your aerial photography game. Rated 4.9/5 stars from over 500 customers and you can head over to DroneDJ for extra details.

November 28, 2019

Become a drone pilot before Black Friday with these quadcopter deals from $90

Potensic is currently discounting a selection of its drones via the brand’s Amazon storefront when applying item specific codes. One of the more notable price drops today is on the Potensic D85 FPV GPS Drone for $119.99 shipped when code MJJXZO73 is applied at checkout. Usually selling for $240, today’s offer is good for a 50% savings, is $25 under our previous mention, and a new all-time low. With an onboard 2K camera, this drone is an affordable route to take for getting started with aerial photography and the like. It sports built-in GPS capabilities, a 20-minute flight time, and more to assist in elevating your piloting skills. Rated 4.6/5 stars from over 285 customers. Head below for more from $90.

November 26, 2019

Save up to $700 on Geneinno Titan Underwater Drones with our exclusive code

Wellbots has teamed up with us to offer 9to5Toys readers an exclusive discount on the Geneinno Titan Underwater Drone. After applying code 9TO5UNDERWATER at checkout, you’ll be able to bring home the 100-meter version for $2,139 shipped. That’s $660 off the going rate and the lowest we’ve tracked by $160. Alternatively, the 150-meter version can be yours at $700 off when using the aforementioned code. Geneinno Titan lets you film and explore subaqueous terrain. It comes armed with a built-in camera that’s capable of capturing 8MP photos and recording at 4K. You’ll also be able to stream live video to its controller for remote navigation. Plus, two 1500-lumen lights are included for illuminating the drone’s surroundings and its built-in battery keeps you underwater for four hours at a time. Rated 4.6/5 stars.

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