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DJI Drone DJI Mavic 2 Full Review | DJI Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom 

Full Review on latest drone DJI Mavic 2, DJI Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom

Dà-Jiāng Innovations (doing business as DJI) has been providing wings if not propeller to dreams of many individuals who are either enthusiast of flying piece of machinery or love to take aerial shots for their passion or profession. DJI is the world leader in commercial and civilian drone industry, accounting over 70% of the drone market. With its lineup of drones, it is suited for enthusiasts looking for the wings they could provide to their passion.

The drones made are used for cinematography, photography, industrial applications, surveying, inspections and many more. Surfing through the wide range, you are just sure you can find something that suits your needs and with added features on top.

Watch This Official Video “Introducing the DJI Mavic 2”:

Lately, DJI brought the second series of its “Mavic” lineup with DJI Mavic 2 Zoom and DJI Mavic 2 Pro. Both versions feature similar form factors with small differences here and there but huge changes compared to the previous series of Mavic. Here we will discuss about the things we need to distinguish between the two series.

DJI Mavic 2 Zoom and Pro

DJI Mavic has been famous name in the drone industry. It is so special for the small form-factor it features and the compactness and portability of the drone. This is made keeping in mind the huge number of customers who aren’t into the professional thing to fly this for but are someone who loves too fly drones for the amazing features it provides and take some cool looking cinematic shots and aerial videos.

Video of Mavic 2 Zoom:

The DJI Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom are the latest foldable drones in 2018 by DJI. It will give you a tough time choosing the Thing that you want in particular from these drones. You like crisp DSLR like video quality or you are into some awesomely zoomed, tight shots.

The only differences between these two drones are the 4K camera. DJI Mavic 2 Pro features superior Hasselblad camera with an inch sensor. The camera quality in Mavic 2 Pro is closer to DSLR on drone which has been developed just on the large demand of the customers. This is the most pro-level it can get with the drone. Obviously, it is expensive too, expensive than Zoom and noticeably expensive than Mavic Air released this year earlier.

DJI Mavic Zoom, on the other hand, is the first foldable drone featuring optical zoom which is ideal for close-up Full HD video (4K normally) and huge panoramic landscape shots. Its now easier for you to take the ideal shots of objects you always dreamt of without actually flying close to them. Your dreams are on the verge of completion with this drone visiting the unvisited, exploring the unexplored from the distance you feel safe for you and your drone.

DJI Mavic 2 Specs

The only difference you would find in these drones are the camera alone and the weight difference of 2 grams. Every other feature is identical to each other.

Omnidirectional obstacle sensing

With the omnidirectional obstacle sensing, you are less prone to crash your drone now and can fly safely backward thanks to its sensors. It has got set of 2 forward, 2 backward, 2 downward, 1 left, 1 right and 1 upward sensor installed that is way more than it used to be on previous series. APAS will plan the appropriate flight path to avoid any such obstacles automatically in the flight.

Faster, Longer and Quieter flight

Thanks to the continuous research and testing, DJI has been able to fix nitty-bitty of not actual problems that were with first series. Now your flights will be faster, longer and quieter compared to Mavic.

The Drone maxes out at 72 kmph because with the rebuilt body that presents better aerodynamic performance giving 19% less body drag than Mavic Pro at full speed.

The flight time has increased to 31 minutes max thanks to its 3850mAh battery and amazing power management. Now you have few more minutes to capture your creativity in the air.

FOC sinusoidal drive ESCs and low-noise propellers keep you in safe zone by making pretty low noise not disturbing your surroundings. This makes your flight quiet and amazing.

Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom Camera Specs

Pic: DJI

Mavic 2 Pro Camera
Sensor 1” CMOS

Effective Pixels: 20 million

Lens FOV: about 77°

35 mm Format Equivalent: 28 mm

Aperture: f/2.8–f/11

Shooting Range: 1 m to ∞

ISO Range Video:

100-6400

Photo:

100-3200 (auto)

100-12800 (manual)

Shutter Speed Electronic Shutter: 8–1/8000s
Still Image Size 5472×3648
Still Photography Modes Single shot

Burst shooting: 3/5 frames

Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 3/5 bracketed frames at 0.7 EV Bias

Interval (JPEG: 2/3/5/7/10/15/20/30/60s RAW:5/7/10/15/20/30/60s)

Video Resolution 4K: 3840×2160 24/25/30p

2.7K: 2688×1512 24/25/30/48/50/60p

FHD: 1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p

Max Video Bitrate 100Mbps
Color Mode Dlog-M (10bit), support HDR video (HLG 10bit)
Supported File System FAT32 (≤ 32 GB)

exFAT (> 32 GB)

Photo Format JPEG / DNG (RAW)
Video Format MP4 / MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265)

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Mavic 2 Zoom Camera
Sensor 1/2.3″ CMOS

Effective Pixels: 12 million

Lens FOV: about 83° (24 mm); about 48° (48mm)

35 mm Format Equivalent: 24-48 mm

Aperture: f/2.8 (24 mm)–f/3.8 (48 mm)

Shooting Range: 0.5 m to ∞

ISO Range Video:

100-3200

Photo:

100-1600 (auto)

100-3200 (manual)

Shutter Speed Electronic Shutter: 8–1/8000s
Still Image Size 4000×3000
Still Photography Modes Single shot

Burst shooting: 3/5/7 frames

Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 3/5 bracketed frames at 0.7 EV Bias

Interval (JPEG: 2/3/5/7/10/15/20/30/60s RAW:5/7/10/15/20/30/60s)

Video Resolution 4K: 3840×2160 24/25/30p

2.7K: 2688×1512 24/25/30/48/50/60p

FHD: 1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p

Max Video Bitrate 100Mbps
Color Mode D-Cinelike
Supported File System FAT32 (≤ 32 GB)

exFAT (> 32 GB)

Photo Format JPEG / DNG (RAW)
Video Format MP4 / MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265)

The Gimbal for the camera has also been upgraded to match the ability of the cameras that it will need to stabilize. Now the camera is able to shoot things just above it without having the body block its path.

Gimbal
Mechanical Range Tilt: -135–45° Pan: -100–100°
Controllable Range Tilt: -90–30° Pan: -75–75°
Stabilization 3-axis (tilt, roll, pan)
Max Control Speed (tilt) 120° /s
Angular Vibration Range ±0.01° (Mavic 2 Pro)

±0.005° (Mavic 2 Zoom)

DJI Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom Release Date and Price

Updated Price: 3rd Sept 2018

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The DJI Mavic 2, both Pro and Zoom version is up on sale on the official website of DJI https://store.dji.com/product/mavic-2?vid=45291. The release date happened to be on 23th August 2018. The Mavic 2 Pro is available at USD $1,499 and Zoom is sold at USD $1,249.

For the enthusiasts, it might be the drone on somewhat cheaper side give its features and amazing camera update. The shots and videos that it will shoot are set to get appreciation and praise. You would better think no more and grab the perfect companion for your passion right away.