|DJI’s Mavic 3 and Cine fashions will be powered with the expensive RC Professional or extra inexpensive DJI RC distant controllers.|
In the event you purchased the usual Mavic 3 drone, which was launched this previous November and begins at slightly over $2,000, chances are you’ll not wish to use your smartphone to hook up with DJI’s Fly app to function it. And in the event you do not wish to shell out $1,199 for the RC Professional distant that comes with the pricier Cine mannequin (which retails for a hefty $4,999), you then’ll be glad to listen to DJI has now made its cheaper ($309) RC distant suitable with each the Mavic 3 and Mavic 3 Cine.
Till now, the now-discontinued RC-N1 distant was the go-to inexpensive possibility for powering the fundamental Mavic 3. The DJI RC distant, launched with the Mini 3 Professional drone in Could, an ideal alternative for the RC-N1, however even after DJI made it accessible to buy individually, it wasn’t able to working with DJI’s line of Mavic 3 drones, till now.
Beginning at $309, the DJI RC is now suitable with each the fundamental and Cine fashions, though the Cine fashions include the extra superior RC Professional distant, so except you purchased a Cine drone exterior of a equipment, there’s little profit to this new help. For Mavic 3 house owners, nonetheless, it is a welcomed addition, contemplating the RC Professional prices over 3 times as a lot because the DJI RC distant.
At 390g, the DJI RC is light-weight and straightforward to deal with. It boasts a 5.5-inch, 700-nit show able to streaming a 1080p/60fps dwell feed at an as much as 15km (9.3 mile) vary – because of DJI’s O3+ transmission system. Whereas it received a glowing assessment in our Mini 3 Professional protection, one limitation it has versus the RC Professional is that you just can’t obtain every other third occasion apps to energy your drone.
|The DJI RC and DJI RC Professional work with each the fundamental and Cine Mavic 3 fashions. One is considerably extra expensive than the opposite.|
DJI just isn’t one to cannibalize their product line so if you would like sure advantages, you will nonetheless must buy the Mavic 3 Cine combo or the dearer DJI RC Professional distant, individually, which additionally works with the fundamental Mavic 3. For these not wanting to make use of their smartphones to fly their Mavic 3, nonetheless, this newest improvement is one of the best of reports.