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2017 Cyber Monday drone deals: your buying guide to DJI, Yuneec and more

Looking to score some sweet Cyber Monday drone deals?

Here are my top 5 favorite Cyber Monday deals:

  1. DJI Phantom 4 (typically $1,199) for just $899 on B&H Photo Video, including free shipping and no sales tax in most states
  2. The first 50 orders on Nov 27th (PST) will win an $100 DJI gift card: (applicable on the purchase any of the below Black Friday deals from DJI)
  3. Propel’s Star Wars drone (typically $149) for just $99 on B&H Photo Video, including free shipping and no sales tax in most states
  4. AirHog’s Micro Drone Racing kit (typically $39.99) for just $20.50 at Amazon
  5. DJI’s spiffy new DJI Mavic Pro in the Alpine White color for just $1,049 (typically $1,999)

Looking for more? Here’s every drone deal you need to know about, sorted by drone, and then broken down by where to buy it:

DJI Mavic Pro vs. Spark: which is better?

Cyber Monday drone deals: DJI Spark

The DJI Spark is DJI’s smallest drone and perhaps its smartest, able to lift off from the palm of your hand and make a decision of where to fly based on your body movements. The drone is so wildly popular, it was even named one of Time Magazine’s 25 Best Inventions of 2017. The drone typically retails for $499, but it’s way cheaper if you buy it on Cyber Monday.

Great for: Beginners, Students, Travelers, and People who love taking selfies and group photos.

Buy the DJI Spark from DJI’s storePurchase the DJI Spark directly from the DJI Store, and you’ll save $100.

  • The DJI Spark in its standard package will be priced at $399 (regularly $499).
  • Or, upgrade to the fly more combo at $599 (regularly $699).
  • PLUS, order through the DJI Store and you’ll get a 55 cm drone landing pad, a pair of Spark Propeller Holders and a pair of Spark Hand Guards.

Related read: DJI Mavic Pro vs. Spark: which is better?

Cyber Monday drone deals: DJI Mavic Pro

The DJI Mavic Pro is still my favorite drone to-date, though it will cost you about twice as much as the DJI Spark. Luckily, Cyber Monday has come to the rescue. The Mavic Pro typically retails starting at $999.

Great for: Beginners, travelers, and photographers looking for a new perspective.

Buy the DJI Mavic Pro from Amazon and save $95The Mavic Pro is typically $999, but is selling for just $905 this Cyber Monday on Amazon.

Buy the DJI Mavic Pro directly from DJI’s store: Purchase the DJI Mavic Pro directly through DJI and you’ll save $100.  Or save $150 by upgrading to the premium package.

  • The Mavic Pro Standard in its standard package will cost $899 (regularly $999)
  • Upgrade to the ‘Fly More combo’ for $1,149 (regularly $1,299)
  • PLUS, order through the DJI store and you’ll get a 75 cm drone landing pad, a pair of Mavic Propeller Holders and a Mavic Control Stick Protector.

 

Cyber Monday drone deals: Part 107 training course through UAV Coach

So you have a drone — now you need a license. To operate a drone for profit, you must obtain a license through passing a written test. UAV Coach offers the premier online training program to teach you everything you need to pass (in fact, I used it myself!).

UAV Coach is offering its course on Cyber Monday for just $107, using promo code ‘CYBER17‘.

Cyber Monday drone deals: Yuneec Typhoon H and Yuneec Typhoon H Pro with Intel RealSense

The Yuneec Typhoon H is an incredibly sturdy drone for prosumers and businesses alike. One of the best — and most noticeable — features about the Typhoon H compared to many drones is the 6 rotors, giving it a redundancy and making it a safe choice.

The Cyber Monday deal has already started on Amazon.

cyber monday drone deals star wars quadcopter x-wingCyber Monday drone deals: PROPEL’s Star Wars T-65 X-Wing Star Fighter Quadcopter

With the new Star Wars movie hitting theaters this December, a Star Wars drone will be the perfect gift under Christmas trees this year. Propel’s Star Wars T-65 X-Wing Star Fighter Quadcopter is a fun toy drone, and though it doesn’t have a camera, it’s a gorgeously painted replica of the Star Fighter from the movies, and it can perform flips and make sound effects.

The Star Wars T-65 X-Wing will go on sale for just $99 (typically $149) on Cyber Monday at B&H Photo. PLUS, the drone comes with free shipping and no sales tax when shipped to U.S. states except New York and New Jersey.

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Cyber Monday drone deals: Phantom 4 Advanced & Pro

The DJI Phantom 4 Advanced and Pro are two drones geared at serious photographers. The drones will produce much better image quality than the Mavic Pro and Spark. Here’s a guide to the differences between the DJI Phantom Advanced vs. Pro.

Great For: Professional photographers and cinematographers.

Buy the DJI Phantom 4 directly from DJI’s store, and get a free battery:

PLUS, order through DJI’s site and you’ll get a 110 cm drone landing pad and one SanDisk Extreme microSD Card (32GB).

Buy the DJI Phantom 4 from B&H Photo and save $300:

Don’t want all the extra batteries, landing pads and SD cards? If not, B&H Photo is offering an even better deal, selling the Phantom 4 Advanced, typically $1,199, for just $899.


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Cyber Monday drone deals: GoPro Drone

The GoPro Karma Quadcopter with HERO5 Black puts your GoPro camera in the air. When you’re done flying, you can use the camera and its gimbal to get that silky smooth video on the ground. The GoPro Karma drone typically retails starting at $1,099.

Great for: Action sports enthusiasts and people who have or want a GoPro

Buy the GoPro Karma drone from B&H Photo to save $200: B&H Photo is selling the Karma for just $899 — even ahead of Cyber Monday! PLUS, B&H does not charge sales tax outside of New York and New Jersey AND you’ll get free shipping.

dji goggles cyber monday

Cyber Monday drone accessories: DJI Goggles

DJI Goggles put you in the cockpit of your drone, giving you that first person view of what your drone’s camera is seeing.

Great for: DJI drone users who want an HD FPV experience

yuneec breeze drone girlCyber Monday drone deals: Yuneec Breeze

The Yuneec Breeze is the cheapest drone you’ll find on the Cyber Monday deals list of drones, and it’s similar to the DJI Spark in a lot of ways, but without the gesture control. The Breeze typically retails for $399.

Great for: Budget drone enthusiasts who enjoy selfies

Buy the Yuneec Breeze from B&H Photo to save $70: B&H Photo is selling the Karma for just $329 — even ahead of Cyber Monday! PLUS, B&H does not charge sales tax outside of New York and New Jersey AND you’ll get free shipping.

Buy the Yuneec Breeze from Walmart and you’ll get it for an incredible 50% off! Walmart is selling the Breeze for just $199.

dji osmo mobile drone girlCyber Monday deals on other DJI products: DJI Osmo Mobile and Osmo+

The DJI Osmo takes that smooth, silky look of a drone, and puts it on the ground. The Osmo Mobile is quite a bit cheaper than the Osmo+ because it uses your phone’s camera.

Great for: Independent filmmakers, families, and vloggers.

Deals directly from DJI:

 

Cyber Monday deals on the 3DR Solo Drone

The 3DR solo has ceased production, so this ‘clearance sale’ means you likely won’t get much in the way of customer support, but this deal can’t be beat.

Purchase the 3DR Solo Drone Pro Bundle with Backpack and Accessories (typically $589) from B&H Photo for just $299.

DJI’s Cyber Monday promotion ends at 2:59 a.m, EST on Tuesday, Nov. 28. The “direct through DJI” promotional prices are available on DJI’s website, at DJI Authorized Dealers and in all DJI Flagship Stores.

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