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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

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'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 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 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 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

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 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

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

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