This is a question that many parents ask themselves after hearing their child wants a brand-new drone… So, why are they so popular among younger audiences? Well, the answer is quite simple actually. As is the case with toy RC cars, bikes, trucks and other similar stuff, drones are tingling their imagination in the same exact way. They are capable of providing your kids with a lot of fun and teaching them how to properly take good care of their new (probably expensive) toys. They learn to control devices in midair and will most likely be very careful with them because they know how expensive they are. Truth be told, you can get a cheap drone for less than $100 and your children will appreciate it the same as if you’d buy them a premium one for $500. What matters is the fact that they can enjoy a flying toy that does exactly what they want – they can shoot videos with them, take selfies or make themselves small obstacle courses on which they can train their pilot skills. In other words, their imagination is the limit.
How much does a children friendly drone cost?
As is the case with a lot of tech gadgets these days, there are cheap, kid’s versions for a rather budget-friendly prices. With this being said, I won’t discourage you from buying a $1k drone you’re your kid, but for the sake of money well spent, you should consider purchasing a cheap one so your kid can learn the basics of controlling the drone without crashing it into every single tree in your backyard. When they finally get the grasp on the controls, then (and only then) you should see are they enthusiastic about the whole “drone hobby” thing before purchasing a top tier one for a couple hundred bucks.
Should you buy your kid a drone?
All things considered, drones are the new trend in tech gadget industry and as such are, of course, very popular among kids and teenagers. If you opt to buy your kids a drone during this holidays season there is no doubt that they will be excited as never before. Keep in mind that you should do a thorough research before choosing the right one as drones can get quite tricky to purchase. There’s a big bunch of information and technical specification regarding them and purchasing them can become a real nuisance. But then again, when you do happen to find the right drone for you, your child will thank you with a big smile on his face and will most likely go charge it up and take it for a spin as soon as possible!