Drone initially came with a purpose to serve military and government level matters and soon after it was adapted by many professionals to conduct their visual tasks. Within a decade it moved further from professionals and became the most demanding gadget and one of the most liked activity of not only adults but of kids as well. Drone manufacturers have developed variety of drones that meets requirements of all age groups and all skills level. Initially drones were used for aerial shots, mountainous views, drill shots and other photography purposes but now the trend has moved one step further, and a new term “Drone Fishing” has evolved. Nowadays drones are widely used to catch fishes, many fishing enthusiastic are using drones to find banks and the best spots to drop their baits, which is making the thrill of fishing more entertaining as it is accompanied with flying. But not every drone could be used for fishing as not every model is water proof and meets fishing drone requirements. There are some specially designed drones that comes with extremely long battery life, qualitative built in cameras and ability to sink in water for a long period of time. Some of the best fishing drones available in the market are as follow:-
DJI PHANTOM 4 PRO
DJI Phantom 4 Pro is a well known name and is one of the best drone in the market. There are two main factors to be considered while purchasing a fishing drone and that are mainly its battery life that supports flight time and its range. Both of these factors are quite impressive in Phantom 4 Pro as it has a enormous range of 7 KM and remarkable flight time of 30 minutes which is really good for fishing. This drone is considered quite suitable for fishing because it comes with 5 direction obstacle avoidance so no need to worry about its crashing and one key return home button, so in case of any mishap under water user can easily get their gadget back to initial position. Its 4k camera gives the user an impressive view of underwater allowing them to place their bait at appropriate position. Overall this is one of the best fishing drone one can ask for.
SWELL PRO SPLASH DRONE 3 FISHERMAN
Swell Pro are the only manufacturers in drone market that are manufacturing waterproof drones. Swell Pro Splash Drone 3 fisherman is designed solely for the purpose of fishing. This drone comes with a flight time of about 20 minutes and could cover distance up to 1Km with a speed of 75.6 kph. It is fully waterproof drone and allows its pilot to scout for fish above or under the surface of water. It allows you to carry payload of about 1KG , but one should consider the fact that heavier payload will drain battery really fast which is not recommended. It is extremely easy to fly and its 720p HD video gives a stabilize and clear view that helps in setting target and fishing thus making it one of the best choice among fishing drones.
GANNET PRO FISHING DRONE
Gannet Pro Drone is fully waterproof drone that have sleek stylish design and is really easy to control and fly. Unlike other drones this drone perform really faster and consume really less power. These drone have camera attached at the bottom exterior that gives full HD live video that helps to search banks easily thus enhancing the chance of spotting fishes in no time. Moreover this drone is capable to resist 3.5kg payload and is also able to fly if pilot wished to attach baits. Overall it has quite impressive range and also has the ability to bear unusual climate conditions.
YUNEEK TYPHOON H
YUNEEK group are well known manufacturers because of their high class products in terms of durability and quality. Typhoon H is also one of the fine invention by YUNEEK that is equipped with 4k rotating Camera with a wide lens that gives wider and clear view of water thus increasing the chances of finding fish. Flight duration of this gadget is 25 minutes and could cover distance up to 7km with a speed of 72 kph. Like phantom 4 pro this drone also has 5 directional obstacle avoidance feature so crashing is not a concern at all. This product, similar to all other YUNEEK products has high price range and is often neglected because of its high cost.
Another fishing drone for sale in the market these days is 3DR solo drone , which is assembled with GO PRO and doesn’t have its own installed camera. This drone is suitable for beginners who are new to drone technology for example fishermen, who have never used drone before. It is a user friendly drone that has a flight time of 25 minutes and range of about 0.8 km that could be covered with a speed of 88.5 kph. This quad copter is equipped with intelligent terrain mapping and smart Tech features that allows the flyer to find all prime fishing spots very easily in no time.
The last drone in the list is UPAIR One drone that is considered an average drone for fishing because of its not very much promising features. Although this drone is not equipped with high tech features and doesn’t support long flight time, it is still a best choice for those who don’t want to risk their expensive gadgets under water and want to experience drone fishing as well . This drone is really cheap and is also suitable for beginners as it is extremely easy to fly .It offers a clear and high quality video with its 4K camera that is displayed on transmitter which has 7 inch display screen. It’s flight duration is of about 18 minutes and has maximum range up to 1 KM which could be covered at a speed of 43.2 kph. It is one of the most affordable drone in the market. Overall it doesn’t have high tech features and long flight time like other drones but it still manages to give an average fishing experience and allows the flyer to find banks and spots to place their baits with its 4K camera quite easily, and is therefore a perfect fishing drone for average users.