Interactive matrix may take a few seconds to load… CLICK matrix for latest prices. DRONE RACING INTERNATIONAL FPV was asked to vote for their favourite 2.5-3″ quad. Speed data sourced from Youtube video and weight data from product descriptions. Airblade Eclair weight does not include hardware. The majority of links on this table are affiliate links. I receive a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you make a purchase after clicking one of the affiliate links. Support FPVcompare directly by becoming a Patreon supporter.
Looking for a 2.5-3″ bind and fly (BNF), plug and play (PNP) or kit-based FPV racing drone with the fastest speed, lowest weight or greatest value? Our comparison table is designed to point you towards the 2.5-3″ FPV racing drone most suitable for you. For more in-depth video reviews of BNF, PNP and kit based 2.5-3″ FPV racing drones click the video symbols. Next, discover other FPV racing drone community favourites or use the decision flowchart below to navigate current FPV racing drone technology.
Interactive CLICK flowchart for product or comparison matrix links. For links to the illustrated Racer and Freestyle parts visit the FPV Community Picks page. FPV = First person view, PNP = plug and play, which requires you purchase a seperate controller and receiver to plug into the multirotor flight controller then bind, bind & fly quads require you purchase and bind a seperate controller, LiPo = Lithium-polymer, Whoop = 55-75mm size multirotor with a 1S LiPo, Powerwhoop = 75mm whoop with a more powerful 2S LiPo. Cinewhoop = 75mm or above Powerwhoop with HD recording function. Flowcart inspired by Gulzar’s ‘Want to fly quadcopters’ flowchart at FPVfrenzy.