The Ruko F11 Pro drone offers a maximum 1.2-km control range when using a transmitter, however, with the live video transmission, the range drops to just under 500 meters, enough for you to record far to reach landscapes. Compare this to it's cheaper simbling, the Ruko U11, which is selling for $100 cheaper, but only has 300 m flight range. You clearly see what upgrades you are getting over the cheaper, 200 dollar drones, and we feel the value for money lies with the Ruko F11 Pro drone.
A return to home function ensures that there is no risk of losing your Ruko F11 Pro drone even when it flies beyond this maximum range. The quadcopter uses powerful brushless motors that help to keep it steady in windy and obstacle-ridden conditions.
The Ruko F11 Pro drone can fly at a maximum speed of 26.8 mph. The brushless motors reduce overheating, enabling you to enjoy non-stop flying entertainment when the drone takes flight.
The Ruko F11 Pro drone comes equipped with a 4K UHD camera that allows you to capture footage at high resolution. The camera shoots 2.7K videos and stills at up to 8.3MP, making for very detailed images. It also has a 120-degree field of view, which enhances the extent of details in your footage.
Having said that, the F11 Pro doesn’t perform well when it comes to color reproduction. This is one area it lags behind quadcopter models like the
Another shortcoming is that the camera doesn’t have a gimbal stabilizer, which might cause your footage to be a little bit shaky. On the bright side, you get a 90-degree adjustable motion range to change perspectives.
Overall, the Ruko F11 Pro drone is a joy to fly!
Although minute in stature, this drone feels heavier than it looks. It has a sturdy frame that helps to keep it stable in a light wind. The transmitter is comfortable in hand and comes with ergonomic joysticks for controlling the drone.
The controls have been clearly laid out to make piloting the quadcopter easy even for novice enthusiasts. This simplicity is reinforced by the GPS Assisted Intelligent Flight function with the orbit mode, follow-me mode, and custom flight path mode.
The flight is quiet and responsive while the camera works great and can easily be adjusted. I must say - for a budget drone it is packed with features.
What Do We Like?
The Ruko F11 Pro drone features high-quality aluminum construction that gives it superior durability, as well as protection against possible mid-air impacts.
The 2500mAh batteries make for a very long playtime which should be enough to record the footage you want for your home videos or even a video documentary. The GPS module simplifies the process of recording quality videos.
This Ruko F11 Pro drone features several intelligent flight functions that not only make flying easy but also exciting. Functions like headless mode, one key landing/takeoff, return to home, as well as follow me mode make for an exciting piloting experience.
The compact controller fits snugly in your palms and comes with easy to use controls that make flying the Ruko F11 Pro drone suitable for beginners who are still learning the ins and outs of drone piloting.
Advice to Buyers
The Ruko F11 is a great quadcopter choice for enthusiasts looking for an affordable drone. It is easy to use and comes with high-end features that will impress both experienced drone pilots and amateur hobbyists.
Consumer RukoF11 Pro drone manufacturers are working around the clock to produce quadcopters that maximize flight time without compromising on other features. The Ruko F11 is a good example of what the future holds as far as portable consumer drone making is concerned.
It is compact, agile in the air, and offers an incredibly long flight time. Not to mention that you get a wealth of advanced features in a drone that will cost you significantly less than your iPhone.
I would highly recommend this Ruko F11 Pro drone to anyone who wants great value for their money!