CategoryDJI Mini 2

DJI Mini 2 review: less drone is more fun!

DJI Mini 2 review: less is more

At the end of 2019, DJI introduced the Mavic Mini, the first full-fledged camera drone weighing less than 250 grams. With the successor the DJI Mini 2, the Chinese dronemaker has retained all the right things from the first generation Mavic Mini and has made significant improvements on a number of fronts. As a result, the DJI Mini 2 is not only intended for novice drone pilots: especially after the introduction of European drone regulations, the Mini 2 is also interesting for professionals.

(more…)

DJI Mavic Air 2 firmware update adds Mini 2 to remote controller – V02.00.1100

DJI Mavic Air 2 firmware update adds Mini 2 to remote controller - V02.00.1100

With a small firmware update (V02.00.1100) for the DJI Mavic Air 2, the new Mini 2 has been added. So, now you can select which drone you’d like the controller to connect with before you start flying. This allows you to use one controller for multiple DJI drones in a similar fashion as to what’s already possible with the DJI Smart Controller.

(more…)

DJI Fly app updated for the new Mini 2 drone – Version 1.2.0

DJI Fly app updated for the new Mini 2 drone - Version 1.2.0 - DJI Fly app no longer supports iOS 10 - DJI Fly app update for Android smartphones

The DJI Fly app received an update with the arrival of the DJI Mini 2 drone yesterday. The new update adds QuickTransfer that allows you to download photos and videos from the DJI Mini 2 directly to your phone at 20 MB/s without the use of the remote controller. Furthermore, there is an Enhanced Photo function added, the ability to trim video clips, and more.

(more…)

DJI Mini 2 has DNG/RAW and also rumored to shoot 4K video at 100Mbps

Another day, another retailer. Today, it is the Swiss version of Best Buy, Media Markt that lists the DJI Mini 2 prior to its official release early in November. The listing confirms that the DJI Mini 2 will have DNG/RAW for still photography. Oh, and we’ve seen on Twitter that the Mini is also said to have 100Mbps for 4K video. And it will have a Follow-Me mode. Wow!

(more…)

DJI Mini 2 compared to Mavic Mini, Air 2, 2 Pro/Zoom and Phantom 4 Pro

Here's the DJI Mini 2 compared to the DJI Mavic Mini, Mavic Air 2, Mavic Air, Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom, and the DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0.

Now that almost all the specifications of the yet-to-be-released DJI Mini 2 are known, it seemed to make sense to compare this latest DJI drone to the previous models. Here’s the DJI Mini 2 compared to the DJI Mavic Mini, Mavic Air 2, Mavic Air, Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom, and the DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0.

Hat tip to P. Morrell!

Updated with new DNG/RAW info and 4K at 100Mbps!

(more…)

DJI Mini 2 should work with the DJI Smart Controller

DJI Mini 2 should work with the DJI Smart Controller

In today’s video about the DJI Mini 2, it was shown that the new lightweight drone will use the exact same remote controller as the DJI Mavic Air 2. This should mean that the DJI Mini 2 also works with the DJI Smart Controller. Or at least, DJI can make it work through a firmware update if they so chose to.

Update: How does the Mini compare to other DJI drones on specs?

(more…)