Get deals on the top drones Black Friday – or Cyber Monday. Some of the world’s leading manufacturers have already announced Christmas sales. Whether you’re looking to expand your commercial fleet or buy a recreational drone (for yourself or a well-deserved friend), it’s a good time to get a great price. Many offers include shipping, accessories and other extras: so the discounts add up. Check out these drone deals this Black Friday – from 3 top manufacturers, in alphabetical order.
Altar: EVO season
It is rumored that Autel’s nano-drones will hit the market by Christmas – but in the meantime, Autel’s Christmas sales are well underway. Many of the Evo II models for sale are already sold out on the Autel website, but retailers like Best Buy are still showing the EVO II Pro 6K available for $ 1529.99, a saving of $ 270. Save on accessories, including the $ 299 on-the-go bundle, on the Autel sales website.
DJI: FPV, Mavic Air 2, Mini and more
DJI’s Christmas sale has a chance to win prizes every week, starting with the DJI Mini Fly More Combo. Plus, get great deals on DJI drones and handhelds – some with a fun free gift as a vacation bonus. While they haven’t announced anything on the site yet, check out the best deals on DJI drones on Black Friday at the DJI FPV Drone Combo from $ 999 on Amazon, or check out resellers like our sponsors DroneNerds who Discounts on. offer a wide range of DJI drone bundles.
Skydio: Skydio 2
Skydio’s groundbreaking autonomy is now available at a discount! The Skydio 2 Starter Kit is available on the Skydio website for $ 949, a $ 400 savings: Get more deals on the Sports Kit, Cinema Kit, and Pro Kit. Skydio 2 ships now, so if you need to get some air now, it’s a good time to order.
Don’t forget – if you are thinking of investing in professional drone hardware, training is an important part of the equation. Our friends at The DroneU have great deals on training packages and lifetime memberships – maximize your investment by learning how to get the most out of your equipment.
Manufacturers everywhere are still recovering from the pandemic – not all models are available immediately. If you are looking for a drone for Christmas then you should act soon and check for shipping dates. For professionals looking for drones, accessories, training, and more, the hardware season is slated for next year.
Miriam McNabb is Editor-in-Chief of DRONELIFE and CEO of JobForDrones, a professional marketplace for drone services, and a passionate observer of the emerging drone industry and regulatory environment for drones. Author of over 3,000 articles focusing on the commercial drone space, Miriam is an international speaker and recognized figure in the industry. Miriam graduated from the University of Chicago and has over 20 years experience in high-tech sales and marketing for emerging technologies.
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