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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Clint B, Aug 18, 2016.

  1. Clint B

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    What is a good beginners quadcopter / drone to learn on before upgrading to the phantom?
     
  2. phxbird57

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    check a x5c their around $50. it's a little smaller than the Phantom class. does not have any of the extra's ( GPS, RTH ALT lock). If you have not flow before this one is good. If you have may be a cx20 same size as a phantom has GPS and RTH. I think it runs around $200.
     
  3. Richard R

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    If you got to the X8HC, you get altitude hold similar to atti mode on the phantom. Is about the same size as a phantom. Headless mode on theX8 is similar to course lock on phantom. Around $100.
     
  4. fastsmiles

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    The Phantom is very easy to fly, much easier than the non-GPS quads. You might consider buying a used Phantom 2 or 3 to learn on and then move up to a Phantom 5 in the spring. :)
     
  5. Clint B

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    Can I get one of those for <$300? I want to start with a small investment.


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