DJI has once again set the bar high for unmanned aerial vehicles! DJI, known for its Phantom?? series, prides itself with their newest and first ever compact drone: The Mavic Pro. Portable, durable, and accessible are some qualities that the new Mavic Pro promises to drone users all over the world.
The DJI Mavic Pro is surprisingly small for the features it carries. Unlike most drones available today, the Mavic Pro can fit inside your bag, similar to the size of a water bottle. Its propellers are designed to fold in without the need of using tools. It is neatly tucked in by swinging the two front arms back and flipping the rear limbs down towards the drone’s main body. Despite having the feature of swinging the propellers back in place, the Mavic Pro is a durable drone. This is great for people who are better off having the portable equipment. Also, there’s no need to purchase a special case for Mavic Pro since it can fit in your bag easily. Another noteworthy point of the DJI Mavic Pro is its minimalistic design, as seen on its sleek metal gray exterior.
Compact and powerful drone
The DJI Mavic Pro is a compact but powerful drone which despite its size has many advanced features and is able to shoot in 4K quality. The Mavic Pro has a maximum speed of 65 km / h, can be up to 27 minutes, continue to fly and has a range of up to 7 kilometers . The Mavic Pro comes as a complete set with controller, battery & charger (ready to fly).
The most remarkable feature of the Mavic Pro is that to fold it on to a compact unit is of only 20 x 8 x 8 cm. This allows the drone is incredibly easy to carry. The Mavic Pro is designed so that its compact size does not compromise the performance of the drone.
Integrated 3-axis gimbal with 4K camera
The DJI Mavic Pro shooting in 4K resolution and 30 frames per second. Full HD 1080p recording he makes even 96 frames per second, so you can make beautiful slow motion videos. Photos will be taken with the 12MP camera and can be saved as JPG or DNG RAW. The camera can be rotated 90 degrees to take pictures in portrait orientation. The gimbal with three very small brushless motors and advanced algorithms ensure the image is perfectly stable. By means of the OcuSync transmission technology, the images over a very large distance can be passed. This technology works closely with the DJI Go App for transmitting real-time flight data and can also be used for downloading photos and videos while flying at speeds up to 40Mbps.
Thanks to the advanced nagivatiesysteem and a large number of sensors, the Mavic Pro can position themselves accurately in very different environments. The drone has a whopping 5 vision sensors and 24 processors on board which help to make hitting objects is almost impossible. While flying the Mavic creates a 3D map of the area through which the drone knows exactly where he and where obstacles are located. This allows the Mavic can autonomously fly and avoid obstacles . The Mavic drone, you do not have to be afraid that you let him easily crash.
The DJI Mavic Pro with Active Track different possibilities for capturing images, there are Trace and Profile Spotlight modes. When Trace continues to fly the drone before or after the selected object, or running circles around it as the object moves. In Profile Mode, the Mavic flying next to the object, and he remains fully focused on the object. In addition is the Gesture Mode ideal for taking selfies. By creating a frame with your hands as the drone aimed at you, he knows that there must be a picture, then you have three seconds to get the right pose. Tripod mode has been added for photographers, in this mode reduces the maximum flight speed and control is more accurate. Like the Mavic drone just too slow, you can switch to Sport mode. In this mode, the DJI Mavic flying at a speed of nearly 65
The newly designed controller is much smaller than the Phantom and Inspire. Your smartphone serves as the display and is now confirmed by the joysticks. The display has a simple design and includes the main flight. In addition to the traditional control with the joystick, you can also control the Mavic Pro via a smartphone or tablet. It is even possible to control the drone through gestures (eg Follow Me mode activated by adopting a position that recognizes the drone).
One of the main feature apart from the small compact size is the 27 minute flight time which means that the drone can be in the air for longer with less battery changes and more time in the air to be using the drone itself, this flight time is powered by the 3380mAh battery which is half the size of the drones body itself. The battery is located on top of the Mavic with it sliding down and clipping into the craft with the 10 pin connector towards the front of the craft.DJI-Mavic-pro-first-hands-on_battery-removed-tray. All of us at the office can’t wait to get our hands on the Mavic so that we can perform more tests and write a more in-depth review along with a Mavic flight test and a teardown.
Are you looking for a portable drone that fits your active lifestyle? Then this drone is the perfect match for you. The DJI Mavic Pro is lightweight and has a powerful battery that enables you to shoot professional-like videos or photos.
Update on Aug. 11, 2017:
1) DJI Mavic Pro Mini RC Quadcopter – MAVIC PRO ONLY GRAY
Coupon code: Mavic811
Valid for only 109 units.
2) DJI Mavic Pro Mini RC Quadcopter – MAVIC PRO COMBO GRAY
Coupon code: MavicC811