Eachine Blade 185

TEST: Eachine Blade 185

INTRODUCTION After the ESC fiasco of the Eachine Assassin 180, Eachine decided to release relatively fast a new compact racer. … Continue Reading →

runcam owl plus

NEWS: Runcam Owl Plus, the 0.0001Lux cam …

A new revision of the runcam owl is announced… now the light sensitivity is improved to reach 0.0001Lux, clealy now … Continue Reading →

HiSky HMX280R Talon


INTRODUCTION The HiSky HMX280 was probably one of the first “cheap” RTF racer before the popular JJRC X1 and XK … Continue Reading →


TEST: FQ777-126C “Spider”

INTRODUCTION The valse of nanohexacopter continues. Here is a new model including a 720p camera ideal to shoot small videos … Continue Reading →

HiSky HMX280R

NEWS:SeByDocKy’s weekly news #40

– Eachine LCD5802D: http://www.banggood.com/Eachine-LCD5802D-5802-5_8G-40CH-7-Inch-FPV-Monitor-with-DVR-Build-in-Battery-p-1029504.html – Eachine E40: http://www.banggood.com/Eachine-E40G-5_8G-FPV-With-720P-Wide-Angle-HD-Camera-2_4G-4CH-6Axis-RC-Quadcopter-RTF-p-1051223.html – HiSky HMX280R “Talon”: http://www.banggood.com/Hisky-TALON-HMX280R-HMX-280R-Racing-5_8G-FPV-With-1080P-HD-Camera-5CH-CC3D-RC-Quadcopter-RTF-p-1020101.html

zerotech dobby

NEWS: ZEROTECH Dobby Pocket Selfie

Minidrones including “dronefie” feature will be probably the next hot topic. Zerotech announced a 200g machine filming in 4K and … Continue Reading →

Xiaomi mi drone

NEWS: XIAOMI MI “DRONE”, a low-cost DJI Phantom ?

The chinese GoPro killer just announced a potential DJI killer at least in term of price. Here is the Xiami … Continue Reading →



INTRODUCTION After the popular H501S, Hubsan delivers with the H502S, the shrinked version but including the same advanced features, especially … Continue Reading →

Eachine blade 185

NEWS:SeByDocKy’s weekly news #39

– FQ777-126C: http://www.banggood.com/FQ777-126C-Mini-Spider-With-2_0MP-HD-Camera-Dual-Mode-One-Key-to-Return-RC-Hexacopter-RTF-p-1041994.html – Eachine Falcon180: http://www.banggood.com/Eachine-Falcon-180-FPV-Quadcopter-with-700TVL-HD-Camera-5_8G-200mW-40CH-Transmitter-RTF-p-1046409.html – Eachine Blade185: http://www.banggood.com/Eachine-Blade-185-FPV-Racing-Drone-with-Mini-NZ-GPS-OSD-5_8G-40CH-HD-Camera-RTF-p-1052503.html

Elanview Cicada K FPV

NEWS: ELANVIEW CICADA K-FPV, the first chinese BEBOP competitor ?

The first Cicada was probably a vaporware …. a new revision is announced:http://www.banggood.com/Elanview-Cicada-K-FPV-With-16MP-HD-Camera-APPTransmitter-Controller-RC-Quadcopter-p-1056424.html This time they add a radio option … Continue Reading →

Walkera google4 HD advanced


The new Goggles from walkera are announced … and look so promising: http://www.banggood.com/Walkera-Goggle4-Advanced-1920x1080p-HD-FPV-Goggles-5_8G-40CH-Headset-with-DVR-HDMI-Build-in-Battery-p-1056449.html Description: Brand Name: Walkera Item Name: Goggle … Continue Reading →

XK X252

TEST: XK X252 “shuttle”, a compact 3D 5.8G FPV quadcopter

INTRODUCTION After the incredible XK X251, a compact lightweight sporty accro brushless quadcopter, XK introduces here with the XK X252 … Continue Reading →

Wide Lens M5.5

NEWS: Lens 120 degrees in M5.5 format available !!!!!

This small lens will probably save or reboost a lot of recent FPV/camera toyquadcopter recently introduced here: http://www.banggood.com/M5_5-15_8-1_84mm-2MP-Wide-angel-Lens-for-16-17-OV2722-Sensor-Syma-X5C-Hubsan-X4-H107D-H107C-p-1055858.html This lens … Continue Reading →


NEWS: TAROT TL120H1, the LKTR120 competitor

After the very interesting 135mm model (reviewed here: http://www.drone-maniac.com/test-tarot-tl130h1-new-super-compact-racer/), a 120mm is also proposed with the same ingredients !!!! http://www.banggood.com/Tarot-TL120H1-120MM-FPV-Racer-ARF-with-520TVL-Camera-5_8G-32CH-300mW-TX-p-1055474.html … Continue Reading →

DHD D2-mini

TEST: DHD D2-mini, another nanoquadcopter with a 2mpx camera

INTRODUCTION The valse of nano’s with buitin camera continues… after the CX-10C, FQ777-951C, here is the DHD D1-mini, a new … Continue Reading →

XK X252

NEWS:SeByDocKy’s weekly news #38

– DHD D2-mini: http://www.banggood.com/DHD-D2-MINI-With-2_0MP-HD-Camera-Headless-Mode-RC-Quadcopter-RTF-p-1049513.html – XK X252: http://www.banggood.com/XK-X252-5_8G-FPV-With-720P-140-Wide-Angle-HD-Camera-Brushless-Motor-7CH-3D-6G-RC-Quadcopter-RTF-p-1038370.html

DVR FPV goggles module

NEWS: New compact & lightweight DVR Module for FPV goggles

Maybe a bugfree (PAL) HMDVR competitor: http://www.banggood.com/DVR-Module-Audio-Video-Recorder-Support-32G-TF-Card-Storge-Memory-for-Monitor-Camera-FPV-System-p-1055206.html Description: Item Name: DVR Module Use the high effective H.264 video compression technology. … Continue Reading →

Bayang X16

TEST: Bayang X16, the brushless SYMA X8C competitor

INTRODUCTION Bayangtoys delivers with the X16 their first brushless model, a 350mm machine so strong enough to carry easiy any … Continue Reading →

chaoli motor 8.5

NEWS: Cheap chaoli motors

Maybe you probably know but Chaoli are considered as the best coreless mortors with full of power. They were mainly … Continue Reading →

Hubsan H501S

TEST: HUBSAN H501S (international edition)

INTRODUCTION Hubsan releases with the H501S a compact brushless machine including a 1080p camera & a dual GPS system to … Continue Reading →

Bayang X16

NEWS:SeByDocKy’s weekly news #37

Bayang X16: http://www.gearbest.com/rc-quadcopters/pp_355354.html EDIT: bad news, I have a bad ESC 🙁 … so the review is postponed ….


TEST: TAROT TL130H1, a new super compact racer

INTRODUCTION TAROT announced recently three small and strong ARTF FPV racers, from 120mm up to 150mm. Here, I will review … Continue Reading →

Parkour 280

NEWS: ROA Parkour super deal…

The RTF version is actually sold 120 USD here: http://www.banggood.com/ROA-Parkour-280-Racer-With-Flysky-2_4G-4CH-Transmitter-CCD-SONY-700TVL-Camera-RTF-p-1017505.html It’s pretty cheap even if this model suffer of some … Continue Reading →

WLtoys WL915

NEWS: WLtoys WL915 speed boat, the cheapest brushless RTR boat ?

INTRODUCTION After their first speed boat, i.e. the WLtoys WL913, WLtoys introduces here with WLtoys WL915 its little brother slightly … Continue Reading →

Eachine EV800

NEWS: EACHINE EV800, new 5″ FPV goggles

The valse of new FPV goggles continues…. Here is the new revision of the Eachine VR-007. Welcome to the: http://www.banggood.com/Eachine-EV800-5-Inches-800×480-FPV-Goggles-5_8G-40CH-Raceband-Auto-Searching-Build-In-Battery-p-1053357.html … Continue Reading →

TAROT 130 TL130H1

NEWS:SeByDocKy’s weekly news #36

– Hubsan H502S: http://www.banggood.com/Hubsan-X4-H502S-5_8G-FPV-With-720P-HD-Camera-GPS-Altitude-Mode-RC-Quadcopter-RTF-p-1037296.html – Tarot TL130H1: http://www.gearbest.com/rc-quadcopters/pp_355756.html

KDS kylin

NEWS: KDS Kylin 64CH 5.8G 5″ FPV goggles

Another relatively cheap FPV goggles are announced by KDS: http://www.banggood.com/KDS-Kylin-Vision-64CH-5_8G-Full-Band-FPV-Goggles-5-Inch-VR-Headset-with-Battery-p-1053030.html. Here, a “simple” 800×480 5inch screen, no diversity or builtin … Continue Reading →

Skyzone SJ-V91

TEST: Skyzone SJ-V01 FPV goggles, the headplay HD competitor

INTRODUCTION After the successfull Headplay HD, we didn’t wait a long time before to see first cloning/rebranding. Here are the … Continue Reading →

Xiaomi Yi 4K


After the successful story of the Xiaomi Yi action cam, a pretty cheap GoPro competitor, here is the new edition … Continue Reading →

TEST: HuanQI H899, another large 350mm brushed quadcopter

INTRODUCTION Here is a new Syma X8C competitor, i.e. a new 350mm brushed quadcopter able to carry a GoPro action … Continue Reading →

Aomway HD588

NEWS: AOMWAY HD588, the roll&royce of FPV monitor ?

“Larger is never enough”…. You find your 7″ FPV monitor too small ? Here is the ultimate 10” FPV monitor … Continue Reading →

Eachine blade 185

NEWS: Eachine Blade 185, the Assassin 180 version 100% fixed ?

After the disaster Eachine Assassin 180 (not reviewed here but you can find two associated videos on my YT channel), … Continue Reading →

Superior Hobby SRP8

NEWS: Superior Hobby SRP8, the 1g-1km PPM D8 FrSky receiver ?

A discrete announcement in Banggood, but here is a new ultralight FrSky D8 PPM receiver. 1g & 1km of range … Continue Reading →


NEWS: DeviationTX 5.0.0 released !!!!

At least more than 1 year from the last major revision, here is the news DeviationTX release: http://www.deviationtx.com/downloads-new/category/398-deviation-5-0-0. A must … Continue Reading →