The Eachine racer 250 was probably the first very popular cheap Chinese model introduced as a racer. Here with the Floureon Racer 250 (Gearbest oem brand), we will find almost the same ingredients except that they upgraded the flight controller for a NAZE32 6DOF, installed a stronger 20A ESC and a 1000TVL FPC cam.
FPV Drone Racing is growing rapidly, the concept is now becoming a commercial active sport around the globe. With the increase in interest of Racing drones, the drone manufactures are equipping every piece of high end electronics to make it more fun and joy to fly – from long range antennas to the GPS positioning systems and today’s 360 degree cameras, everything attached to quadcopters. ESPN will air a drone race series starting October 23rd, was announced.
The Floureon Racer 250 comes with carbon fiber body, innovative protective cover motor design, which can make the Racer 250 solid and crash proof. Floureon Racer 250 is also featuring the latest NAZE32 6DOF Flight Control system along with the light weighted and powerful D2204 2300KV Brushless Motors in combination with BLHeli 20A ESC’s.
The camera is no normal, Floureon Racer 250 is equipped with High Definition 1000TVL angle adjustable NTSC camera, the camera with the photosensitive sensors can automatically adjust to the racing conditions according to the brightness of light. You cannot switch it to PAL if you want, so everything must be in NTSC.
Floureon 250 is a ready to Fly Racer drone. It comes with the FLYSKY FS – i6 Transmitter and powered by Floureon 1500 mAh 3s 11.1 Volts Lithium Polymer battery which gives a flight time around 8-10 minutes approximately.
The Big 7 inch LCD monitor comes 600mw 32 Ch receiver for 5.8G real-time image transmission and the screen has 800 X480 pixels resolution and comes integrated 7.4v 1500 mah lipo battery for longer FPV experience. OSD support 8 different languages. Good brightness even if no sunshade is provided. Some basic informations are displayed. Be aware, no power unit is provided to recharge it. Just a basic JST to DC cable to recharge the builtin LiPo with a 3S model for example. Anyway, you use most of your existing DC power unit without problem.
With the Flonreon racer 250 bundle you have one the cheapest complete FPV racer solution. Everything is here and ‘Almost” plug & fly (failsafe settings must be done). This machine is sporty, powerful with an excellent control & FPV range. The main drawbacks are probably the robustness of nylon arms in hard crash case and eventually the problem that have the FPV cam to handle super well different light conditions. If you want to try a powerful drone and see how it is to control a race drone, you can order it at a much lower price, for only 256.79$, by using our coupon RC15OFF.