The best drones of 2016

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2016 was the year of the drones and you're about to find out why. These 4 popular drones range from beginner-friendly to cinematography gold, and they're all on sale today for up to 65% off. Read on to find the drone for you:

Never flown anything let alone a drone before? This six propeller drone is an amazing way to start out. It's easy to fly and protects against crashes with its propeller bumpers. But it's not all business and no fun. Learn to flip it and navigate through the night's sky with its LED lights!

Who said camera drones had to cost hundreds and hundreds of dollars? The SKEYE Nano is the world's smallest camera drone and even broadcasts a live first person view of what's below to your phone!

Want a drone with amazing features including an HD camera for under $100? The Code Black Drone is for you. It delivers on all cylinders with the functionality to flip and turn through the sky - and records every trip in top quality, too.

When it comes to cool gadgets, it doesn't get much better than this drone that looks exactly like a bird! Control it from your smartphone, and gleefully confuse onlookers with this fast-flying bird drone!

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