Top Drones For Christmas

Christmas holiday season is usually synonymous with fun and frenzy of family activities. There is usually a broad range of gifts that you can choose for your loved ones. But having a drone can replace the Christmas cake and turn out to be the coolest gift for your family. Therefore, it is advisable to choose the best Christmas drone for your family.

Note that the best Christmas drones should be the ones that boast of the latest robust drone technology or futuristic forte: most people are anxious to use the controllers after viewing the drones and the excellent images the drone can capture.

DJI Phantom 4 Quadcopter

This is a signature flight vessel offered by an iconic brand – DJI Phantom 4. It is likely to the standard for numerous gifts come the Christmas holiday. Its exceptional abilities to take high-quality videos, auto-takeoff, auto-return home, and other great features associated with this drone will fuel up the desire for this drone to arrive under your Christmas tree.


The DJI Phantom 4 Quadcopter is widely known as a smart camera flying system. It has an outstanding ability to ‘react’ while flying and it avoids obstacles effectively.  It also features camera stabilization technology that offers 3-axis camera stabilization system. This helps the drone user to cancel any unwanted camera movements.

DJI Phantom 3 Drone

This is a powerful and authentic drone that can capture excellent images. The drone is likely to be a front runner concerning popularity for Christmas drones. Phantom 3 is less expensive as compared to Phantom 4. However, it features 4K UHD video recording system that works well on a fully-stabilized 3-D gimbal, and a perfect vision adjustment system that enables the user to capture high-quality videos.

If you are lucky to have Phantom 3 during the Christmas holiday, you will be privileged to enjoy HD aerial videos and the ability to record videos up to 30 frames every second.

3DR Solo Drone Quadcopter

3DR Solo drone is a famous and perfect alternative for DJI products. It is famous for its easy-to-use controller and an intelligent dual computer powered brain. With that, you can easily start and stop recording or vary the camera angle during a flight.

Solo Gimbal is sold separately, and this provides a perfect opportunity for smooth footage, HDMI video, GoPro power and control, and the promise to get excellent shots. The drone launches with a simple pushbutton and slows you to stream live videos from the GoPro to your smartphone.


Eachine Racer 250 FPV Quadcopter Drone

If you are looking for a perfect Christmas racing drone, Eachine Racer is a perfect idea. You can connect the receiver, charge its battery, and get ready to race.  Some experts recommend that one of the perfect modifications is to replace the stock props for various Gemfans or the DAL propellers.

The Eachine racer is incredibly durable. Though some people argue that this drone is slightly unstable when outside its box, you should understand that with perfect drone racing skills, it works so well. Therefore, it is advisable to keenly read and understand its manual for you to have a great time with your drone.

SYMA X5C Explorers 2.4G 4CH 6-Axis Gyro RC Quadcopter

This great quad that Santa may be delivering down the chimneys for countless people this Christmas is fitted with a 2GB SD card. It is wind-resistant and flies smoothly as compared to other drone brands. Though this drone is elegant, its camera is inferior to that of DJI drone models. This drone is slightly similar to Hubsan models or other entry-level drones. However, it has perfect construction, and if you are looking for an attractive drone, this is a perfect choice.


Summary of the ‘must-have’ drones of the season

  • DJI Phantom 4
  • DJI Phantom 3
  • 3DR Solo
  • Eachine Racer
  • Syma X5c


With the current advancement in the drone technology, you can be assured that your family and friends will be happy to receive a drone as a Christmas gift. Though choosing a Christmas drone can be daunting, the four drones discussed in this article are perfect choices.