You can save $90 on a Vivitar drone by buying refurbished

TL;DR: As of Feb. 2, you can get a refurbished Vivitar VTI Phoenix Foldable Drone for $159 — that’s 36% off its original price of $249.


Pro tip: Buying a certified refurbished product can often get you something practically brand-new for a massive discount. Case in point, you can get this certified refurbished Vivitar VTI Phoenix Foldable Drone for $90 off, although it’s in near-mint condition.

The Vivitar VTI Phoenix is a foldable camera drone for beginners and hobbyists looking to pilot their own drone and snap high-resolution footage from the skies. With auto take-off, landing, and return home, it’s user-friendly enough for beginners to get started by tapping a single button. It also has features like altitude hover, location lock, and follow-me technology to make your time in the sky seamless and smooth. 

The Phoenix has three distinct speed modes and can fly for a total of 32 minutes with the two included batteries. That’s significantly longer than most beginner or mid-range drones. It also has a 2000-foot range and a 2048 x 1152p resolution camera on board. So, you can snap incredible birds-eye-view shots with 180-degree angles from over a quarter-mile away. Take stunning landscape videos, capture a different perspective of your environment, or even get selfies from the sky.

See how this foldable drone is set up: 

Of course, like any great drone, the Phoenix is also WiFi-equipped. So, you can stream all of the majestic scenery on your flights right to the app on your phone. It’s almost like you’re actually flying.

The Vivitar VTI Phoenix Foldable Drone comes with a hard-sided carrying case, a remote control, four propeller packs, a charging cable, two batteries, and a quick-start guide to get you flying right away. Get the A-rated, like-new, certified refurbished model on sale for just $159 (regularly $249) for a limited time. That’s 36% in savings.

Prices subject to change.