They are great for finding things like tames or sheep for raw mutton likewise could be useful for pvp you can scout out bases and it has the ability to mark targets making it an ideal item to carry around for your ark adventures
The Scout is a fast-flying, craftable Tek surveillance drone in ARK: Extinction. It can be remotely controlled, allowing survivors to scout areas. The Scout is powered by Element. More details on the Scout will become available once ARK: Extinction is released.