Best Drone for a GoPro to Buy 2018

You might be wondering which drone is best for Go Pro action. To help you find the best GoPro for a drone, the following looks at three of the top-rated drones that can be used with GoPros.

Best Drone for a GoPro

A GoPro takes photos on the move. Attach the GoPro to your drone and you get to capture and share your world from a birdseye view.

Below I include three of the best drones that are compatible with GoPros. Not all have the option to choose the latest GoPro, the HERO6 Black.


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The GoPro Karma

This is a drone with a GoPro. It made by GoPro and is compact and ultra-portable. The latest Karma is compatible with Hero6 Black, Hero5 Black, and Hero4 Black/Silver.

The word is, however, that Karma is being retired by GoPro.

You can still purchase the latest Karma with Hero6 Black included through Amazon see here. The Karma is a good long range drone with up to 3-km transmission distance. It’s the more expensive of those listed here. You can purchase the GoPro Karma with a harness for camera (no camera included)

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DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter with Gimbal for GoPro

This has a GoPro-compatible gimbal that is included in the package and will need to be installed. Package does not include the GoPro camera. The drone has a smaller transmission range of 300 m and flight time of 25 mins. Compatible with the GoPro Hero3, Hero3+ and Hero4 cameras.

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3DR Solo Quadcopter

This one is also GoPro compatible. The 3-axis gimbal, Solo, is not included. The manufacturer claims this is the only gimbal to offer exclusive in-flight GoPro control, charging and wireless HD streaming from your GoPro direct to mobile. Its transmission range is 300 m and flight time 20 min. The GoPro-compatible camera mount is available for purchase separately.

Flight time is 20-25 mins. It is compatible with Hero3+ and 4.

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Final Thoughts on the Best Drone For GoPro

The above three offer different features. Leave a comment below on what you’ve found to be the best drone for GoPro.

Hi, Jeff Madden here. I’m an enthusiast of the wide open spaces with over 15 years experience in presenting spatial data. I like to research and compare the latest technology available. My writings are about helping others explore and capture visuals of the outdoors.

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