Competition heats up to sell drones to the average consumer

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When I reviewed the consumer grade drones on the market recently, the clear winner was the DJI Phantom. It has a combination of performance, durability, and simple learning curve that no other unit can match. I was hoping that 3D-Robotic’s Iris, which is pitched as unit for the average consumer, would provide a nice alternative. But in my testing it was far more difficult to master and not nearly as well built or easy to assemble.

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