Author Archives: Dronerator

GDU O2 Drone Review – Can The GDU O2 Replace The Mavic Pro? [2018]

GDU Technology is a Chinese drone company that most casual quadcopter enthusiasts have probably never even heard of. Their biggest claim to fame is creating the world’s first foldable drone, the GDU Byrd, an achievement that was sadly overshadowed by the fact that DJI released the far superior and more widely-marketed Mavic Pro a few …

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Best RC Accessories For Sale [Remote Control Toy Accessories 2018]

We mostly write about great drones here at Dronethusiast, but we have a number of articles covering other types of RC toys as well. Cars, trucks, boats – there’s lots of great radio controlled devices that can be used for everything from racing to model building to RC crawler events. And what better way to …

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SandwichAero – Creating An Example for Young Dronethusiasts

Not long ago, 16-year-old Nicolai Valenti of Italy reached out to us in the hopes that we would share his story with all of you, our readers! Valenti began his dream in September of 2017 when he created his company SandwichAero and an impressive hybrid drone. Valenti believed that the range and the autonomy that …

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Parrot Anafi Review [Parrot Drone Anafi Price & Specs 2018]

Parrot SA is a fairly new player in the drone industry space, but they’ve very quickly made their mark with a number of great products. The Parrot Bebop and Bebop 2 were highly advanced prosumer photography quadcopters that were able to compete with all but the best of the DJI line, while last year’s Parrot …

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Amazon Preventing the Hijacking of Drones

Amazon filed a patent in order to protect the hijacking of their delivery drones, entitled “Hostile takeover avoidance of unmanned vehicles”. It was originally filed over two years ago, but has finally gained approval over the last week. It’s designed specifically for the delivery vehicles they use, which as we all know are drones. The …

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Superman Crashes into French Nuclear Plant

Oddly enough, Greenpeace, the global environmentalist group, proved a point to a nuclear power plant in France that their security isn’t exactly top-notch using a drone shaped like Superman. This was done last Tuesday to point out to the plant that they have some massive security flaws when it comes to the overall general vulnerability …

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Prime Day Drone Deals – [Best Amazon Prime Day Drone Deals 2018]

  Amazon Prime Day is July 16th, 2018 – that’s just around the corner! If you’ve never participated in the event before, think of it as “Black Friday” for online shopping – a 36 hour sales bonanza that’s the perfect time to take advantage of some great deals on drones. These often expensive toys will …

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Drones For Father’s Day [Best Gifts For Dad 2018]

Looking for a great gift for a dad who has it all? Why not look into the exciting world of drones? These RC aerial vehicles are fun to fly and to build. And while they might have been very expensive once, high-tech quadcopter toys and camera drones are now available to anyone for a reasonable …

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