Only a few years ago drones and quadcopters were used just by military, movie production companies, and scientists. Thanks to significant technological advances, the cost of these useful devices dropped rapidly and they became affordable for personal use. You can use one of this futuristic-looking gadgets as a toy or go further to create stunning aerial photographs.

You can also find all the drone and quadcopter accessories you need to make your new device operation easier and more enjoyable.

What Is a Drone?

A drone is an unmanned aircraft. Since an unmanned aircraft doesn’t need to carry a human being, it’s much smaller than a regular machine and costs significantly less money. The camera drones are usually either self – or remotely-controlled. Remote control drones are created for private use. They are usually equipped with a camera and can be used for making amazing pictures from the air. Such drones can be rather fast and fly at about 50 – 100 km/h. However, the battery usually doesn’t last longer than 30 minutes. Most of these drones can be controlled by simple smartphone apps. The range of drone operation can go up to 7 – 10 km but most devices operate within 40 – 50 meters. There is a wide variety of RC drones available on the market today.

What Is a Quadcopter?

A quadcopter is the most popular personal drone you can buy. If you are looking for drones for sale in Australia, your best bet would be to purchase a quadcopter. Quadcopters have 4 or more small rotors. The more rotors a quadcopter has, the more stability it offers. However, the number of rotors also boosts the price of a drone. There are also quadcopters with cameras that can be used for aerial photography. Quadcopter kits can be found on sale for less than $50. These drones usually come with a 4-channel controller that has 4 trim buttons to make flight corrections.