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On November 8th, 2016, GoPro issued a global recall for the Karma drone following cases of electrical failures causing a loss of power during flight. GoPro advises that owners can return their units to GoPro, or their place of purchase for a full refund. No replacements are being offered at this time. Though this review is still live on Engadget's site for posterity's sake, we have elected to remove the original score. Should GoPro resume selling Karma, we will re-asses our review and score accordingly.

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  • Easy to use
  • Can be used for video on land or air
  • Built-in display on controller
  • Includes handheld stabilizer
  • Direct control of GoPro camera in flight and with the stabilizer
  • The stabilizer is also compatible with GoPro accessories
  • No obstacle avoidance
  • No follow me mode or other smart features
  • No downward positioning sensor
  • Modest battery life


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