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DJI Mavic Air review: Portable drone packs a powerful punch
4.0 stars DJI Mavic Air review: Portable drone packs a powerful punch By Cam Bunton

After releasing the Mavic Pro - a drone for consumers wanting something easy to carry around, with a boatload of features to boot - it was hard to see where DJI would go next. The answer is the even smaller and seemingly just as capable Mavic Air. The... Read more

DJI Mavic Air is official and it could be all the drone you'll ever need
DJI Mavic Air is official and it could be all the drone you'll ever need By Max Langridge

After teasing a new product on its website last week and being susceptible to a leak yesterday, DJI has officially unveiled the Mavic Air drone. Taking inspiration from both the Mavic Pro and Spark drones, the Mavic Air is not only the company's most... Read more

DJI Mavic Air vs DJI Spark: Worth the upgrade?
DJI Mavic Air vs DJI Spark: Worth the upgrade? By Cam Bunton

With DJI having launched the massively popular and very portable Mavic Pro in the second half of 2016 and the palm-sized smaller Spark last year, it was hard to see where the Chinese drone king was going next. DJI Spark review: The tiny drone that makes... Read more

How to watch DJI #AdventureUnfolds drone launch event live online
How to watch DJI #AdventureUnfolds drone launch event live online By Rik Henderson

DJI will unveil its new mid-range drone in New York tomorrow and you can watch it online yourself.The event will be livestreamed, so here are the details on how to view the action and what has been launched.Watch the DJI Mavic Air launch hereThe DJI event,... Read more

DJI will unveil something new on 23 January, Mavic Air drone a possibility
DJI will unveil something new on 23 January, Mavic Air drone a possibility By Max Langridge

DJI has posted a teaser trailer on its website for a new product launch that will take place in New York on 23 January at 10am EST / 3pm GMT. DJI Mavic Pro review: One insanely powerful, portable drone The trailer doesn't exactly tell us what will be... Read more

DJI Osmo Mobile 2 review: Superb stabilisation
5.0 stars DJI Osmo Mobile 2 review: Superb stabilisation By Stuart Miles

We all use our smartphones to record video, that's a given. But even with high-end smartphones having built-in stabilisation, video captured on the move can still come out shaky.Which is where the DJI Osmo Mobile 2 gimbal system comes in, promising to... Read more

DJI Osmo Mobile 2 is a cheaper, better smartphone stabiliser than the first
DJI Osmo Mobile 2 is a cheaper, better smartphone stabiliser than the first By Rik Henderson

DJI already offered an excellent solution for those who want to turn their smartphones into steadycams, but has announced an upgrade that is improved, lightweight and, perhaps most importantly, significantly cheaper.The DJI Osmo Mobile 2 is a handheld... Read more

DJI Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian review: Packs a punch that's worth its cover price
4.5 stars DJI Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian review: Packs a punch that's worth its cover price By Cam Bunton

DJI has revamped most of its drone series' this year. None more so than the Phantom series. We saw replacements for the Phantom 4 and a new Phantom 4 Pro.While the original Phantom 4 Pro looked very much like the original Phantom 4, the Obsidian Edition... Read more

DJI's Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian and Mavic Pro Platinum enhance the unbeatable drones
DJI's Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian and Mavic Pro Platinum enhance the unbeatable drones By Cam Bunton

DJI was already the champion of the drone market before last year. But with the Mavic Pro, it managed to brings its high-grade technology and feature set to small, foldable drone that was far more affordable than anything previous. Then it wowed us even... Read more

Your DJI Spark drone won't work if you don't install this firmware soon
Your DJI Spark drone won't work if you don't install this firmware soon By Elyse Betters

DJI has issued a new firmware update you must install on your Spark.If you don't install it, your Spark drone will not be able to take off. Somehow - presumably using some form of dark magic - the Spark features a lot of the same technologies as the... Read more

DJI Spark review: The tiny drone that makes you feel like a Jedi
4.5 stars DJI Spark review: The tiny drone that makes you feel like a Jedi By Cam Bunton

The drone market has one leader: DJI. This fiercely secretive company is able to bring more high tech features to competitively priced products than any competitor. With drones like Mavic Pro already showcasing technologies - not only is it high-tech,... Read more

DJI Spark is a very smart, tiny drone that fits in your hand
DJI Spark is a very smart, tiny drone that fits in your hand By Cam Bunton

DJI has introduced a brand new drone to the world, and this time, it really is for the masses. The DJI Spark is a small, colourful drone that can take off from your hand.Once it's in the air, you can control it just using hand gestures. In other words:... Read more

DJI sends out invites for 24 May event likely for tiny new drone
DJI sends out invites for 24 May event likely for tiny new drone By Elyse Betters

DJI has invited the media to an event in New York City.The event will take place on 24 May. Other than that, we don't know much else. The invite states "seize the moment" in all caps, and then asks journalists to join the drone-maker for a "big" (again,... Read more

DJI Goggles fully revealed, now available for preorder
DJI Goggles fully revealed, now available for preorder By Elyse Betters

DJI announced a pair of goggles last year, and now, it has finally shared full details on the device.Called DJI Goggles, naturally, it is meant to work with the Mavic Pro, Phantom 4, and Inspire series drones. It looks a lot like a traditional VR headset... Read more

Seagate's new HDD for DJI drones lets you backup data on the fly
Seagate's new HDD for DJI drones lets you backup data on the fly By Max Langridge

Seagate and DJI have formed a strategic partnership, and the first data solution to come out of it is the Seagate DJI Fly Drive. The Fly Drive is an external, portable hard drive that lets drone pilots backup photos and videos as soon as they're taken... Read more

DJI Phantom 4 Advanced replaces the Phantom 4, is almost as good as the Phantom 4 Pro
DJI Phantom 4 Advanced replaces the Phantom 4, is almost as good as the Phantom 4 Pro By Max Langridge

DJI has introduced the Phantom 4 Advanced as the latest drone in the Phantom 4 series. The 4 Advanced, and 4 Advanced+ will replace the regular Phantom 4, and sit beneath the Phantom 4 Pro.  DJI Phantom 4 Pro preview: Smarter, longer-lasting pro-level... Read more

DJI's next drone basically looks like a much smaller Mavic Pro, leak reveals
DJI's next drone basically looks like a much smaller Mavic Pro, leak reveals By Elyse Betters

DJI is probably coming out with a new drone, and it's super tinyLeaked images of a new device, supposedly called the Spark, have appeared on Chinese DJI forums, though the site is now down. It appears to have the same foldable design of the Mavic Pro,... Read more

DJI Phantom 4 Pro preview: Smarter, longer-lasting pro-level drone
DJI Phantom 4 Pro preview: Smarter, longer-lasting pro-level drone By Cam Bunton

It wasn't that long ago that DJI wowed us with its first collapsable, ultra-portable but high-end Mavic Pro drone. For the first time, very high end technology was available in a product that cost less than £1000. It could have spelled the end for the... Read more

DJI Phantom 4 Pro packs magnificent smarts in a flying machine
DJI Phantom 4 Pro packs magnificent smarts in a flying machine By Max Langridge

DJI has unveiled the latest drone in its repertoire, the Phantom 4 Pro. The name gives away that this new Pro model is based on the Phantom 4, but features a few notable upgrades and some new flying modes. DJI Phantom 4: The drone that won't crash and... Read more

DJI Mavic Pro review: One insanely powerful, portable drone
4.5 stars DJI Mavic Pro review: One insanely powerful, portable drone By Cam Bunton

DJI made a big statement launching the Mavic Pro drone.For the first time the company's best and most useful technological advances are available in a product that costs less than £1,000. What's more, that product is easily the most portable and user-friendly... Read more

DJI Mavic Pro is a mean-looking, feature-rich and super-speedy new drone
DJI Mavic Pro is a mean-looking, feature-rich and super-speedy new drone By Cam Bunton

DJI has unveiled the latest drone in its arsenal, and has done so with something of a new form factor. Rather than have a large, rigid quadcopter design, the Mavic Pro is foldable, and is small enough to fit in your bag.According to DJI, the new drone... Read more

DJI sets 27 September event likely for foldable 'Mavic' drone
DJI sets 27 September event likely for foldable 'Mavic' drone By Elyse Betters

DJI has sent invites to the media for a press event, following a series of leaks that seem to suggest it is working on a foldable drone.The drone maker's invite, which is for a 27 September event in New York City, teased things like "adventure at your... Read more

DJI Osmo Mobile: Make incredible buttery-smooth videos with your smartphone
DJI Osmo Mobile: Make incredible buttery-smooth videos with your smartphone By Cam Bunton

DJI, more famous for its range of drones that take to the sky than mobile phone accessories, has released a new version of its Osmo Mobile camera. We went hands and eyes-on with the handheld gimbal system during the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin,... Read more

Passenger plane hits alleged drone at landing, police on the hunt for pilot
Passenger plane hits alleged drone at landing, police on the hunt for pilot By Luke Edwards

The Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that the Metropolitan Police are investigating a possible incident with a drone at Heathrow airport. This follows reports that a drone smashed into a passenger plane.The A320 aircraft was landing at Heathrow... Read more

DJI Phantom 4: The drone that won't crash and sees everything
DJI Phantom 4: The drone that won't crash and sees everything By Elyse Betters

One of the world's most recognised drone makers has unveiled its latest quadcopter: The Phantom 4.DJI has described the Phantom 4 as a unibody drone that automatically detects and avoids obstacles as well as shoots sharper video in all directions. It... Read more

DJI now offers DJI Care so you can cover your drone with insurance
DJI now offers DJI Care so you can cover your drone with insurance By Elyse Betters

Drones aren't cheap, so the idea of crashing one is stomach-turning.Drone maker DJI has likely realised that people probably aren't buying drones for that reason. So, in an attempt to provide you with a worry-free experience, it has launched DJI Care... Read more

This new DJI camera uses thermal imaging to help find people, fight fires
This new DJI camera uses thermal imaging to help find people, fight fires By Elyse Betters

China-based DJI is known for making drones for consumers and prosumers, but now it's tackling industries. The startup is introducing a new thermal-imaging camera that works with its Inspire One and Matrice drones.In a demo video for the new camera, DJI... Read more

DJI Phantom X Concept teased as object-dodging, intelligent future of drones
DJI Phantom X Concept teased as object-dodging, intelligent future of drones By Luke Edwards

DJI is already one of the biggest names in drone production, but it wants to go much further. Now it's shown a glimpse of what could be the future of drones with its Phantom X Concept.The drone, shown off in a rendered video, is able to do everything... Read more

DJI Osmo: Say goodbye to shaky 4K video (hands-on)
DJI Osmo: Say goodbye to shaky 4K video (hands-on) By Chris Hall

Best known for its drones, DJI took to the stage at the launch of the new Osmo and talked about itself as a camera company.The real aim of DJI's efforts is to remove the barriers to capturing the action, letting you get the camera to wherever it is needed.... Read more

DJI Osmo is basically a pricey selfie stick that can shoot steady vids in 4K
DJI Osmo is basically a pricey selfie stick that can shoot steady vids in 4K By Elyse Betters

DJI is about to become known for something other than drones.The company has just introduced a new device called Osmo. It's a handheld stabiliser with a 4K camera. It includes the same gimbal technology found in its drones and is meant to help average... Read more

DJI Phantom 3 Standard vs Advanced vs Professional : What’s the difference?
DJI Phantom 3 Standard vs Advanced vs Professional : What’s the difference? By Luke Edwards

DJI drones are some of the best known available right now, they're also some of the best full stop. The Phantom series are now in their third generation and have split off into three levels. But which is right for you?The DJI Phantom 3 Standard is the... Read more

DJI Phantom 3 Professional review: 4K high-flier excels
4.5 stars DJI Phantom 3 Professional review: 4K high-flier excels By Stuart Miles

Drones are really starting to take off (if you'll excuse the pun) with them turning up everywhere from conceptual futuristic home delivery services to TV news. So whether it's using them for fun, or for profesionally capture - and they've been used to... Read more

DJI Phantom 3 Standard: The affordable 2.7k camera-toting drone, in pictures
DJI Phantom 3 Standard: The affordable 2.7k camera-toting drone, in pictures By Luke Edwards

Famed drone creator DJI has begun selling its latest flying contraption, the DJI Phantom 3 Standard.The idea behind the Standard model is to offer the high quality of the Phantom drone without the high price. Current Phantom 3 Professional and Advanced... Read more

DJI adds a 'Standard' model to Phantom 3 line of consumer drones
DJI adds a 'Standard' model to Phantom 3 line of consumer drones By Elyse Betters

DJI is well-known for its Phantom 3 consumer drones, and today it has added a new low-end model to the line.It's called the DJI Phantom 3 Standard, and it costs $799. In comparison, the top-of-the-line Phantom 3 Professional costs $1,250, while the mid-range... Read more

DJI Phantom 3 rises to the sky bringing new features for aerial photographers
DJI Phantom 3 rises to the sky bringing new features for aerial photographers By Stuart Miles

DJI, one of the leading drone makers in the market, has unveiled its latest aerial device, the Phantom 3.The new drone, which the company says pushes "accessible aerial creativity to new heights, providing greater image control, portability, performance... Read more

Drone flies into UK prison with knife, drugs and phones
Drone flies into UK prison with knife, drugs and phones By Luke Edwards

For the first time in the UK a drone has been used to attempt to smuggle drugs weapons and mobile phones into a prison.Rather than flying into the Bedford Prison the DJI Phantom 2 Vision actually crashed and got caught in the barbed wire of the prison... Read more

DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want
DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want By Luke Edwards

DJI has announced that it will be supporting the Micro Four Thirds system. This suggests a new drone from DJI may soon arrive allowing you to swap out lenses for flight.DJI has a history of supporting camera enthusiasts in aerial shots, without charging... Read more

Watch stunning drone's-eye videos of an erupting volcano in Iceland
Watch stunning drone's-eye videos of an erupting volcano in Iceland By Elyse Betters

Have you ever wondered what it looks like inside of an active volcano?You're not alone, if you have. Eric Cheng, director of aerial imaging at drone manufacturer DJI Innovations, has apparently thought about it as well, because he recently went to Iceland... Read more

New DJI Spreading Wings S900 drone can carry a baby
New DJI Spreading Wings S900 drone can carry a baby By Elyse Betters

Micro air vehicle maker DJI has announced a new drone aerial system that you can get around 18 minutes of flight time with, and it only takes 5 minutes to assemble. It's called Spreading Wings S900.Described as a stable, lightweight, and compact frame... Read more

DJI Phantom 2 Vision review
5.0 stars DJI Phantom 2 Vision review By Ian Morris

Drones are a hot issue at the moment. Products such as the DJI Phantom 2 are not only amazing, they change the recreational market because similar devices typically costs thousands of pounds. Not so with the DJI - the price tag is closer within reach... Read more

Into 'Oblivion': DJI Phantom drone test flight over Iceland's black sand desert
Into 'Oblivion': DJI Phantom drone test flight over Iceland's black sand desert By Mike Lowe

Sometimes we get asked to do the craziest of things. Crazy in the most brilliant of ways. So when a phone call came through inviting us to visit Iceland to explore shooting locations from the Joseph Kosinski movie Oblivion - starring Mr Top Gun himself,... Read more