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Holy Stone HS175D RC Quadcopter Review

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Jenni Miller
Checked icon Last updated - May 18, 2024
8.6

Verdict overview

  • worth the money 9.1
  • for starters 8.1
  • Battery Duration 9.6
  • Simple to grasp 8.1
  • Remote Control 7.9
Pros
  • You can take high quality 4K footage with this drone
  • It has GPS assisted flight, so it can come back to you if it gets lost
  • Its easy to fly, even for beginners, and has lots of features to help you
Cons
  • Possibility of challenging setup.

Tech specs

  • Video Capture Resolution4K HD
  • Manufacturer recommended age14 years and up
  • Package Dimensions10.31 x 7.72 x 3.78 inches
  • ColorBlack
  • Battery Cell CompositionLithium Polymer
  • Batteries2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. included
  • Product Dimensions14.2L x 11.8W x 2.8H
  • Are Batteries IncludedYes
  • Age Range Description 14
  • Battery Capacity12.9 Watt Hours
  • Item Weight7.5 ounces
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Expert opinion

I recently had the chance to test out the Holy Stone HS175D RC Quadcopter and I must say that I am thoroughly impressed with what this drone has to offer. This drone packs a punch, with its 4K Ultra Clear Camera, GPS Auto Return feature, Altitude Hold, Optical Flow, Headless Mode, One Key Take Off/Landing and Speed Adjust as well as multiple other intelligent functions.

For starters, the 4K Ultra Clear Camera is capable of recording at a resolution of 4K HD and has a wide angle of 110 which can be adjusted up to 90 . This ensures that you are able to capture stunning visuals with ease. Additionally, this drone uses 5GHz FPV transmission which ensures smooth and stable videos even in high speed or strong wind conditions.

The GPS Auto Return feature is great for ensuring that you don t lose your drone mid flight due to signal loss or low battery power. The drone will automatically return home when any of these conditions occur. Additionally, the two batteries give you up to 46 minutes of flight time so you don t have to worry about running out of juice mid flight.

The design of this drone is also quite considerate as it comes with a carrying case for easy portability and storage. It weighs just under 250g so you won t need to register it with the FAA either. Furthermore, beginners or newbies will find this drone quite easy to operate thanks to all the features it offers such as Altitude Hold, Optical Flow, Headless Mode, One Key Take Off/Landing and Speed Adjustment.

Finally, this drone is able to trace and follow you automatically and can fly around a point in circles or take pictures/videos when you pose for the camera. All in all, I would highly recommend the Holy Stone HS175D RC Quadcopter for anyone looking for a powerful yet user friendly drone that won t break the bank. It s perfect for beginners or experienced pilots alike who are looking for an affordable option that still offers plenty of features and capabilities.

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Jenni MillerClothing & Beauty

Jenni Miller is an experienced beauty and fashion reviewer. She is passionate about helping others find the perfect products for their individual needs. She has been a professional reviewer and consultant for clothing and beauty products for over 5 years. Jenni started her career in the beauty industry when she was a teenager.

She was a sales associate at a local beauty store and learned the ins and outs of the beauty world. After a few years of working in the beauty industry, Jenni decided to pursue a degree in fashion marketing.

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