Syma X5C Drone with Improved HD Camera Part 1

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At $50, the Syma X5C drone quadcopter is an excellent and cheap platform for aerial video. Its included HD camera can be replaced with a much better 808 #16 keychain camera for improved video….

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  1. I had mine for about 3 weeks and today one of the motors stopped working… It is a sad day… lol!! I saw I can order parts for it but I might just buy a new one and keep the old one for parts. Do you think I should go with the same one or is there something better I can upgrade to that's not super expensive? My plan is to buy the DJI vision + this summer but want something to mess around with until then.

  2. I had the JJRC H8C ordered from Tmart.  But, they placed it on back order for some unknown reason.  So, I'm cancelling the order.  THXkid has me convinced the X6 is actually a very good brushless quad. Oh well, the Syma X5C just appears under powered to me. Of course, after flying the Cheerson CX 20, most of these smaller quads do.  Too many choices these days 😉

  3. Awesome video! Pretty stable flight.. Do you think removing the prop guards would improve anything? I was wondering if the prop guards caught more wind. Oh also, can you confirm with me that the transmitter is not swappable with the old model?

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