Design and Parts Overview.
The DJI Mini 3 has a sleek, attractive design with an ultra-compact body. It can easily fit in your pocket or bag, so you can take it anywhere and make sure you never miss the perfect shot. Its four arms contain propeller guards for increased safety and protection when flying, and each one is fitted with 2212 brushless motors that provide quick acceleration time of just 6 seconds. In addition, its quick-release folding propellers make setup fast and easy without requiring any special tools or skillsets.
Performance Test and Flight Time.
In our performance test, the Mini 3 had no troubles flying and cruising around the sky. Its optimized flight control system maintains a steady altitude with minimal effort from the user, and its adjustable speed settings allow for faster acceleration and better maneuverability in tight spaces. With a maximum flight time of up to 31 minutes, you will be able to capture all your desired shots before the battery runs out. The Mini 3 also has an impressive range of at least 4 miles depending on conditions making it ideal for photography enthusiasts who want to capture amazing aerial shots.
|Video Capture Resolution||4K HD|
|Included Components||DJI Mini 3 x1, Screwdriver x1, DJI RC x1, Type-C to Type-C PD Cable x1, Intelligent Flight Battery x1, Gimbal Protector x1, Spare Propellers (Pair) x1, Spare Screws x6|
|Item Weight||0.64 Kilograms|
|Control Type||Remote Control|
|Battery Cell Composition||Lithium Ion|
|Are Batteries Included||Yes|
|Remote Control Included?||Yes|
|Rechargeable Battery Included|
Camera quality and image stabilization.
The Mini 3 is equipped with an HD camera that makes it easy to capture professional looking photos and videos. Its 2-axis mechanical gimbal also gives the lens great image stabilization that produces clear, smooth footage even at high speeds or in turbulence. You can shoot up to 4K resolution video or take 12 MP Pictures with the tap of a button so you can focus on getting unique and creative angles easily. With multiple color profiles, image adjustments and filters, the Mini 3 makes sure your photos are always on point.
- Lightweight and Compact: Mini 3 weighs under 249 g. Perfect for taking with you on your adventures, from hikes, road trips, and beach days.
- Extended Battery Life: With up to 38 minutes of battery life, you can take Mini 3 out at every stop along the way or fly long flights without worrying about the battery.
- Stunning Imagery: Film in 4K HDR Video for crystal clear aerial shots. Capture details in highlights and shadows, both day and night.
- Capture Height, Be Social: With True Vertical Shooting, you can easily capture tall landmarks like skyscrapers and waterfalls. And after capturing, it's in the perfect orientation to post to Instagram or TikTok.
- Focus on the moment: Epic shots are at your fingertips. Use QuickShots to choose dynamic flight patterns or capture a stunning view with Panorama.
- Flying is a Breeze: Don't let a little wind get in your way. Mini 3 is resistant to 38kph winds (level 5), so you can stay steady and capture your shot.
- Includes the new DJI RC, which has the DJI Fly App pre-installed and a built-in 5.5-inch HD display for crisp viewing even in direct sunlight.
- DJI Mini 3's flight time can be extended up to 51 mins with the Intelligent Flight Battery Plus (sold separately and only in select countries), but the aircraft will weigh more than 249 g.
Intelligent Features and Controls
Easily take full control of your drone flight with all the different intelligent features it has, like ActiveTrack 3.0 for subject tracking, Point of Interest auto-orbit, and Waypoint path planning. The graphic user interface is simple and easy to navigate so you can quickly adjust the settings and parameters. It also comes with an easy-to-use remote controller that works up to 4 miles away giving you total freedom in capturing aerial shots without ever having to worry about losing connection.
Value for money and overall ranking
The DJI Mini 3 is an affordable and feature-packed drone, making it great value for money. It's durable design, impressive range and long battery life make it a top choice for anyone looking to get into aerial photography. Combined with its simple user interface, this drone is the ideal companion for both professional pilots and novice users alike. Taking all things into account we give it an overall ranking of 9 out of 10!