There are different types of remote control helicopter, the smaller and less complicated model are suited for indoors because of their short operating range. There are other helicopters which have more complex control channels and can perform different navigation maneuvers and thus suited for outdoors. The best outdoor remote control helicopter comes with long operating ranges and they are much bigger compared to the indoors RC helicopters. Here are some of the best outdoor RC helicopters in no particular order.
It features a 4 channel control and comes with a fixed pitch single rotor, this model is best suited for intermediately learners. The four channels performs the following functions: up, down, left-right turn forward-backward and sideways flying. The gyro function makes the helicopter stable and easy to operate especially when venturing the long range. The metal body makes it durable and able to withstand abrupt landing and crushing. It comes with a flying range of up to 100 meters and the powerful lithium polymer battery packs 650mAh power. The controller is powered by 6 AA batteries that must be purchased separately. The helicopter comes in a range of colors you can choose from.
It’s one of the lightest and simple to use radio controlled helicopter that is capable of high performance flying in open spaces like the 3 D maneuvers. The Trex 500E is very stable during flight and the features makes it withstand strong gush winds. It also features a fully driven tail auto rotation system. you will also get to enjoy the beautiful factory painted fiberglass canopy that makes the copter look classy and unique. This helicopter is ideal for beginners because it’s easy to fly and it can withstand multiple crashes thanks to its rigid carbon fiber frame design. The T-Rex is powered by a powerful 22.2 V lithium polymer battery. You enjoy up to 5 minutes of flight and a very short charging period of less than 20 minutes.
The V911 is small and highly portable but it features easy to use functionality. It comes with a built in gyro system that increase helicopter stability while in flight. This is the first RC helicopter that is capable of flying outdoor in wind weather. The pioneered single propeller design makes it well suited to avoid wind and the metal canopy enables the helicopter survives multiple impacts. The copter is extremely agile and its remote control offers precise and easy control. It features a 3.7 V lithium polymer battery that takes 30 minutes to charge and offers up to 6 minutes of flight.