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May 21

Take flight w/o breaking the bank by using Parrot’s Swing drone: $17 (Refurb, Orig. $140)

TechRabbit via NeweggFlash offers the Parrot Swing Quadcopter Camera Drone with Plane Mode in refurbished condition for $16.99 shipped. Originally $140, this drone runs around $60 at Amazonthese days and this beats our last mention by $1. Great for learning to fly drones, you don’t have to worry about crashing this budget-friendly plane. Rated 4.4/5 stars at Amazon. Though no warranty is specified on the product page, TechRabbit does offer a 30-day return period should anything go wrong.

March 7

Save on DJI’s brand new Mavic Air with prices from $719 shipped (Reg. up to $999)

From 9to5Toys:

Update 3/9/18: now down to $699.99 shipped with code PSPRING20 at checkout.

Consumer Electronics Cost Savers (98.9% positive feedback, Top Rated Plus) via eBay offers the DJI Mavic Air 4K drone for $719.10 shipped when code PLAYMAD is used at checkout. Normally $799, this is the lowest we’ve seen it offered and the best available. This is DJI’s latest drone offering and is a great place to start entering the higher-end drone market.

March 5

DJI’s Mavic Pro gives you an aerial view for $769 shipped at Amazon (Reg. $999)

From 9to5Toys:

With an update imminent, Amazon offers the DJI Mavic Pro drone for $769 shipped. Normally $999, this is the lowest we’ve seen Amazon offer the drone for and just a few dollars above our previous mention. If you’ve been wanting to capture crispy video and photos from an aerial perspective, this is a fantastic option. Rated 4.2/5 stars.

March 2

Pick up DJI’s Mavic Pro drone certified refurbished for $679 shipped (Orig. $999)

From 9to5Toys:

DJI’s Official Store via Amazon offers its Mavic Pro drone in certified refurbished condition for $679.15 shipped. Originally $999, our last mention of a certified refurbished unit was $700. This is the lowest we’ve seen this drone offered. If you’ve been wanting to capture stunning 4K video without breaking the bank, this is great for you. Rated 4.2/5 stars. DJI provides its standard warranty on all refurbished products.

February 7

Capture stunning aerial photos & video w/ DJI’s Phantom 4 Pro 4K drone: $1,243 (Reg. $1,500)

From 9to5Toys:

Amazon offers the DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K drone for $1,243 shipped. Matched at B&H Photo. Normally $1,500, this is the lowest Amazon has offered it and the best available. If you’re looking for a drone that has tons of features, is fairly easy to fly, and will capture fantastic photos and videos, the DJI Phantom 4 Pro is a great choice. Rated 3.9/5 stars.

January 18

Hover’s Camera Passport Drone drops to $350 shipped (Reg. $500)

From 9to5Toys:

Amazon offers the Hover Camera Passport Drone for $349.99 shipped. Also at B&H, Adorama, and Newegg. Originally $500, this drone normally goes for around $450 on Amazon with this being around $1 above its all-time low. If you’re looking for a unique self-flying drone, look no further. Rated 3.6/5 stars.

January 3

Yuneec’s Breeze 4K drone and controller drop to $199 ($250+ value)

From 9to5Toys:

Walmart has the Yuneec Breeze 4K drone with Bluetooth controller for $199 shipped. Normally around $240 at most retailers and $230 at Amazon without the controller, this is the lowest price we’ve ever tracked for the drone itself, let alone with a bundled controller. If you’re looking to enter the drone space and don’t want to break the bank to get 4K, this is a great starting point. Reviews are slightly mixed here, with a 3.1/5 star rating at Amazon and 4/5 star rating at Best Buy. Yuneec’s higher-end drones are generally well-reviewed at Amazon, though.

December 28, 2017

AUKEY’s tiny Mohawk drone drops to just $39.50 shipped (Reg. $65)

AukeyDirect via Amazon offers its Mohawk drone for $39.64 shipped when you use coupon code AUKUAP02 at checkout. Normally $65, the last sale we saw on the Mohawk was $49. If you’re wanting to get into flying drones, but can’t afford a DJI, this is a great option. Rated 3.9/5 stars.

November 9, 2017

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