Refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Professional with 4K Video w/1yr warranty for $579

A big price cut since the previous time I posted about this in December 2016, trending at the Trending eBay Deals is another offer from the official DJI eBay store, offering the manufacturer refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Professional with 4K Video for $579 with free shipping and a 1-year DJI warranty. Limit up to five per customer.

Refurbished w/1yr warranty DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Video for $399

More eBay Deals action, it’s the attach of the drones, but without George Lucas involved, the official DJI ebay store is offering the manufacturer-refurbished with a 1-year warranty DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Video for $399 with free shipping. Limit up to five units per customer. Over 1800 units got sold from this listing so far.

(ENDED) Used DJI Mavic Pro for $874

As of a 2/10/17 recheck, they are out of used options… If you are comfortable with used gear, the DJI Mavic Pro is available in “USED – Very Good” condition (item will come repackaged it says over there) at Amazon Warehouse Deals, with Warehouse Deals (Amazon’s used sales persona) being the actual seller. As usual, used supplies are limited and their prices can change.

(ENDED) Refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Standard 2.7K Video for $349

This eBay offer expired with over 1000 units sold… Flying over the Trending eBay Deals is another offer from the official DJI eBay store, offering the manfacturer refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Video for $349 with free shipping and a 1-year DJI warranty. Limit up to five per customer. Over 850 units got sold so far.

DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter with Extra Battery for $799

The DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter with 4K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal Black Friday offer of $800 is also matched by the internets. B&H Photo offers this, along with an Extra DJI Intelligent Flight Battery for Phantom 3 for $799 with free shipping. These batteries go in triple figures, so it’s a sizeable bonus… This too has been added to the Black Friday Ads Digest

DJI Phantom 3 Standard with $45 eBay Gift Card for $399

Off to the Trending eBay Deals where authorized DJI dealer “DroneSuperstore” (100%, New York) is offering the new condition DJI Phantom 3 Standard edition with a $45 eBay Gift Card for $399 with free shipping, with a limit of five per customer… The lowest Black Friday Ad is $370 but without a gift card, so if you are a frequent eBay shopper, the $45 gift card can win you over…

DJI Intelligent Battery for Phantom 3 for $102

At the moment this is a Prime members exclusive offer, Amazon itself is offering the DJI DJI-P3-Battery Intelligent Battery for Phantom 3 for $102 with free shipping. If you are not a Prime member, various 3rd-party sellers have it for this price and are Prime eligible (fulfilled by Amazon) but be sure to thoroughly vet them before buying if you are not familiar with them.

On the other hand, if you need both the DJI Phantom 3 AND an extra battery (which as you can see goes for $100 on its own), you can get them bundled up together for $450 at Adorama.

On the other other-hand, if you don’t need the extra battery, the Black Friday Ads have this as low as $370, which means by actual Friday, the internets are likely going to price-match it (barring some kind of an exclusive deal of sorts).

DJI Phantom 4 Camera Drone w/4K Camera with Two Extra Batteries and $150 eBay Gift Card for $1400

More action at the Trending eBay Deals this time we hover over the “RC Superstore” (99.9%, ships from Minnesota) where they offer the new condition DJI Phantom 4 Camera Drone w/4K Camera with a two Extra Battery Packs and a $150 eBay Gift Card (emailed to you six weeks after delivery), all together for $1400 with free shipping. Limit five bundles per customer. The standard kit includes one battery, plus two extra = three total batteries included in the set.

DJI Phantom 4 Camera Drone w/4K Camera with 2 Extra Batteries and $150 eBay Gift Card for $1559

Back to the eBay Trending 100 we geaux where we find the “RC Superstore” (99.9%, ships from the Land of 1 Trillion Lakes) offering the new condition DJI Phantom 4 Camera Drone w/4K Camera with two extra Battery Packs bundled also with a $150 eBay Gift Card, all together for $1559 with free shipping. Limit five bundles per customer. The eBay Gift Card will be emailed to you 4-6 weeks after delivery of the order. They are an authorized DJI dealer.

DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal for $400

Another “hit single” droning on in the eBay Deals Top 100 is the new condition DJI Phantom 3 Standard with 2.7K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal CP.PT.000168 on sale for $400 with free shipping with a limit of five per customer by eBay seller “Cookie Electronics” (98.1%, ships from New York). Over 620 units got sold so far from this listing.

Pre-order DJI Matrice 600 and 100 Quadcopters

DJI has more new quadcopters, perhaps risking the same issue as GoPro with too many models in the market. But the drone market is going up (no pun intended) while the action camera market is cooling off a bit. Regardless, two new models have been announced and are available for pre-order at B&H Photo, the DJI Matrice 100 Quadcopter for $3300 and the DJI Matrice 600 Quadcopter for $4600.

In-stock now: DJI Inspire 1 RAW Quadcopter with Zenmuse X5R 4K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal

The DJI Inspire 1 RAW Quadcopter with Zenmuse X5R 4K Camera and 3-Axis Gimbal is now in-stock for $6000 with free expedited shipping at B&H Photo. This is the most expensive of the six standard DJI Inspire 1 kits, which come with a Micro Four Thirds mount and include a Panasonic 15mm f1.7 lens. And RAW.

DJI Phantom 3 4K for $650

Another limited time offer at B&H Photo, this time of the drone variety, it is the DJI Phantom 3 4K going for $650 with free shipping and handling.

UPDATE: also at B&H, the DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter v2.0 with Zenmuse H4-3D Gimbal Kit is on sale for $399 plus shipping and handling (not free shipping for this one).

Reminder: I am now putting all non-conventional camera cameras (action cameras, video cameras, drones, VR, phone-related, thermal, etc) in the Other Cameras category, leaving the Fixed Lens Cameras category to “real” fixed lens cameras (eg Canon G9X, Panasonic LX3, Nikon L840, Fuji F40fd, Olympus E100/RS, Sony RX10, etc) 🙂

Pre-orders for new DJI Phantom 4 start 3/23/16

DJI wants to mix March Madness with Drone Madness. Their just-announced DJI Phantom 4 with obstacle avoidance technology (why did it take so many models before this got added) will be available for purchase on March 23 in 2016. The Phantom 4 kit will go for $1400 while its official backpack will go for $200.

PS: I created a new main category called Other Cameras to track video cameras, action cameras, drone cameras, and other non-camera cameras. Previously they were all included in the Fixed Lens Cameras category. This change is going forward, I will not go back and edit all the previous posts.

DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter Aircraft with 3-Axis Gimbal and 4K UHD Video Camera, Remote Controller Included for $999

The DJI Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter Aircraft with 3-Axis Gimbal and 4K UHD Video Camera, Remote Controller Included is on sale, now down to $999 with free expedited shipping at Adorama. The page there notes that any issues with the product must be sent to DJI After-Sales support, not Adorama.

UPDATE: the same price is available at B&H Photo.

Refurbished DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Quadcopter Drone for $650

The DJI Phantom 3 Advanced Quadcopter Drone currently goes for $800 in new condition (eg Amazon) but if you are a fan of manufacturer refurbished products, you can get it for $650 with free shipping by BuyDig’s eBay store. Limit five per customer.

Speaking of eBay, if you are photographing out and about in the cold and semi-howling wind, eBay seller “HomieGear” (99.3%) is offering new-without-tags One-Size-Fits-All Beanie Hats for $2 each with free shipping from Southern California. Three color schemes are available (grey, black, blue), with a limit of 50 per customer. But wait there’s more! They also have an automatic offer, “Buy 3 Get 1 half-off”. It happens automatically in the shopping cart for quantities that are multiples of 4. It’s a essentially $1 off if you buy four of them. This is expensive enough to qualify as a “Noisy Designer Fashion” item 😉

DJI Phantom 3 prices drop, new 4K version appears

Electronics and content companies are making a concentrated 4K effort at CES 2016, and this fits the theme, there is a new 4K version of the DJI Phantom 3 going for $800 at Adorama, estimated to start shipping tomorrow.

Meanwhile the existing models dropped in price, so if you are not into the 4K hype thing just yet, the DJI Phantom 3 Standard goes for $500, while the DJI Phantom 3 Advanced goes for $800.