Eachine H8 Pocket Quadcopter Review

By Richie / June 21, 2017

Eachine H8 Mini Quadcopter is one of the pioneers of the idea of pocket drone. If you are looking for the best pocket drone that comfortably goes with your budget, Eachine H8 can be under your consideration. With “Return-to-Home” function it clearly makes a competitive advantage over other best pocket drones available within this budget.

Easily maneuverable and can be handle nicely if your kids fly it in indoor. Headless mode and return-to home mode is going to add fun to your kid’s flying experience! As it can be handles easily it is considered one of the best beginner quadcopters in the market.

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Let us check out the features :  

Lightweight & Durable Frame:

Size does not matter- is the saying that goes perfectly with this pocket drone. Don’t let yourself confused with the size, because this pocket drone is pretty tough in flying. You don’t need to worry about breaking down in case of frequent crashes. The stong frame makes it one of the best beginner quadcopter.

It includes semi-circular frames to protect the propellers. It is to be noted that the guards would make the drone a little heavy.

Return-to-Home Function:

Return-to-Home Function is the incredible feature comes with this pocket drone. You don’t need to be worried if you cannot trace the drone in the middle of the flight. Just push a button and the drone would automatically return to its initial location.

Flexible Maneuvering:

With 20 grams of weight, it’s really easy and comfortable to maneuver and it can rip through the air with ease.

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Four LED Lights:

It comes with four LED lights underneath each wing. Two of them are red and other two are green. It is a superb feature especially for night flight and low light. You can know in which direction your mini drone is flying.

Easy assembling:

Just get this straight out of box and it’s ready to fly. No assembling is required. All Moreover all the propellers are marked with the letters so that you can replace it in case of breakage.

Flight time:

Offers a flight time of 5-7 minutes per charge. To be charged it takes nearly 45 minutes. Battery: 3.7V 150mAh


  • Return to home function
  • Easy maneuvering
  • Lightweight but durable frame
  • Easy assembling
  • Propeller guard
  • Affordable


  • The ‘Return-to-home’ function can be buggy at times (not returning home, slight delay in response, etc.).
  • But for the low price, it’s a drawback that can be overlooked.
  • No camera
  • No FPV (First Person View)

Comes with... 

All H8 Mini quadcopters come with the following:

  • A Transmitter
  • Instruction Manual
  • 2-Piece Spare Propeller Set (A & B)
  • A USB Battery Charger
  • Screwdriver

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