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DJI Mavic Air 2 Drone and Fly More Combo Full Specs

The UK is still currently in #stayathome mode, however that has not stopped DJI from releasing their brand new upgraded DJI Mavic Air 2 Drone and Fly More Combo. We take a look at the full specs for all budding videographers and aerial photographers. We are very excited by the number of upgrades, take a look and see if you agree.

Mavic Air 2 Drone

If you are too excited to read this post head over to our website where we are very excited to announce that the new DJI Mavic Air 2 Drone and Fly More Combo are available in the UK to order right now.

Here is a quick summary of main upgraded Mavic Air 2 features

  • Brand new larger sensor with 48MP stitched images
  • 8K Hyperlapse recording
  • HDR stills and video
  • 4K 60p movies
  • Slow motion video with 240fps
  • A whopping 34 minute flight time
  • Many more - see full table below

Mavic Air 2 lifestyle

Full DJI Mavic Air 2 Specs
Dimensions length×width×height 180×97×84 mm
Dimensions length×width×height 183×253×77 mm
Takeoff Weight 570 g
Max Flight Time 34 minutes
Max Speed 68.4 kph
Max Speed 43.2 kph
Photography 3-Axis
Photography 1/2'' CMOS
Photography 4K/60fps
Photography 48 MP
Obstacle Sensing Forward Obstacle Sensing
Obstacle Sensing Backward Obstacle Sensing
Obstacle Sensing -
Obstacle Sensing -
Obstacle Sensing Downward Obstacle Sensing
Control Modes Remote Controller
Max Transmission Distance (unobstructed, free of interference) Remote Controller:
Max Transmission Distance (unobstructed, free of interference) 5.725-5.850 GHz FCC: 10000 m CE: 6000 m MIC: 6000 m SRRC: 6000
Max Transmission Distance (unobstructed, free of interference) 2.400-2.483 GHz FCC: 10000 m CE: 6000 m MIC: 6000 m SRRC: 6000 m
Max Ascent Speed 4 m/sS Mode
Max Ascent Speed 4 m/s N Mode
Max Descent Speed 5 m/s S Mode during a sharp descent
Max Descent Speed 3 m/s N Mode
Max Speed (no wind) 68.4 kph S Mode
Max Speed (no wind) 43.2 kph N Mode
Max Service Ceiling Above Sea Level 5000 m
Max Flight Time 34 minutes (measured while flying in windless conditions)
Max Hovering Time (no wind) 33 minutes
Max Flight Distance (no wind) 18.5 km
Max Wind Speed Resistance 29–38 km/h
Max Tilt Angle 35°
Max Tilt Angle 35° S Mode
Max Angular Velocity 250°/s S Mode
Max Angular Velocity 250°/s N Mode
Operating Temperature Range -10°C to 40°C (14° to 104°F)
Operating Frequency 2.400-2.4835 GHz 5.725-5.850 GHz
Transmission Power (EIRP) 2.400-2.4835 GHz: FCC: ≤26 dBm CE: ≤20 dBm SRRC: ≤20 dBm MIC: ≤20 dBm 5.725-5.850 GHz: FCC: ≤26 dBm CE: ≤14 dBm SRRC: ≤26 dBm
Hovering Accuracy Range Vertical: ±0.1 m (with vision positioning) ±0.5 m (with GPS positioning) Horizontal: ±0.1 m (with vision positioning) ±1.5 m (with GPS positioning)
Internal Storage 8 GB
Mechanical Range Tilt: -135° to 45° Roll: -45° to 45° Pan: -100° to 100°
Controllable Range Tilt: -90° to 0°(Default) -90° to 24°(Extended)
Stabilization 3-axis (tilt, roll, pan)
Max Control Speed (tilt) 100°/s
Angular Vibration Range ±0.01°
Forward Precision Measurement Range: 0.35-22.0 m Detection Range: 0.35 to 44 m Effective Sensing Speed: 12 m/s Field of View (FOV): 71° (horizontal), 56° (vertical)
Backward Precision Measurement Range: 0.37-23.6 m Detection Range: 0.37 to 47.2 m Effective Sensing Speed: 12 m/s Field of View (FOV): 44° (horizontal), 57° (vertical)
Upward -
Downward TOF Measurement Range: 0.1-8 m Hovering Range: 0.5-30 m Vision Sensor Hovering Range: 0.5-60 m
Operating Environment Downward: Non-reflective, discernable surfaces Diffuse reflectivity (>20%) Adequate lighting (lux>15)
Sensor 1/2'' CMOS Effective Pixels: 48 MP and 12 MP
Lens FOV: 84° Equivalent Focal Length: 24 mm Aperture: f/2.8 Focus Range: 1 m to ∞
ISO Range Video: 100-6400 Photo (12 MP): 100-3200 (auto) 100-6400 (manual) Photo (48 MP): 100-1600 (auto) 100-3200 (manual)
Shutter Speed Electronic Shutter: 8-1/8000 s
Still Image Size 48 MP 8000×6000 12 MP 4000×3000
Still Photography Modes Single: 12 MP and 48 MP Burst: 12 MP, 3/5/7 frames Automatic Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 12MP, 3/5 Frames at 0.7EV Step Timed: 12 MP 2/3/5/7/10/15/20/30/60 seconds SmartPhoto: Scene Recognition, Hyperlight, and HDR HDR Panorama: Vertical (3×1): 3328×8000 pixels (Width×Height) Wide (3×3): 8000×6144 pixels (Width×Height) 180° Panorama (3×7): 8192×3500 pixels (Width×Height) Sphere (3×8+1): 8192×4096 pixels (Width×Height)
Video Resolution 4K Ultra HD: 3840×2160 24/25/30/48/50/60 fps 2.7K: 2688×1512 24/25/30/48/50/60 fps FHD: 1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/120/240 fps 4K Ultra HD HDR: 3840×2160 24/25/30 fps 2.7K HDR: 2688×1512 24/25/30 fps FHD HDR: 1920×1080 24/25/30 fps
Max Video Bitrate 120 Mbps
Supported File System FAT32 (≤ 32 GB)
exFAT (> 32 GB)
Photo Format JPEG/DNG (RAW)
Video Format MP4/MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.265/HEVC)
Operating Frequency 2.400-2.4835 GHz 5.725-5.850 GHz
Operating Temperature Range -10°C to 40°C (14° to 104°F)
Transmission Power (EIRP) 2.400-2.4835 GHz: FCC: ≤26 dBm CE: ≤20 dBm SRRC: ≤20 dBm MIC: ≤20 dBm 5.725-5.850 GHz: FCC: ≤26 dBm CE: ≤14 dBm SRRC: ≤26 dBm
Battery 5200 mAh
Operating Current/Voltage 1200 mA@3.7V (Android) 700 mA@ 3.7 V (iOS)
Supported Mobile Device Size 180×86×10 mm (Height×Width×Thickness)
Input 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 1.3 A
Output Charging Port: 13.2 V⎓2.82 A USB Port: 5 V⎓2 A
Voltage 13.2 V
Rated Power 38 W
Energy 40.42 Wh
Capacity 3500 mAh
Voltage 11.55 V
Max Charging Voltage 13.2 V
Battery Type LiPo 3S
Net Weight 198 g
Charging Temperature Range 5° to 40°C (41° to 104°F)
Max Charging Power 38 W
Video Transmission System OcuSync 2.0
Name DJI Fly
Live View Quality Remote Controller: 720p@30fps / 1080p@30fps
Max Live Video Bitrate 40 Mbps
Latency (depending on environmental conditions and mobile device) 120-130 ms
Footnotes These specs have been determined through tests conducted with the latest firmware. Firmware updates can enhance performance, so updating to the latest firmware is highly recommended.

Upgrades in more detail

The Mavic Air 2 drone delivers a number of significant updates over the previous model, perhaps most notably the new Quad Bayer image sensor, updated battery with improved flying times. There are also several advanced software features and let’s not forget the new controller which is also a very welcome ergonomic addition. The new sensor is a highly capable upgrade, which is both larger and has better light recording capabilities. HDR when done right can really help with taking images in wide dynamic ranges and the Air 2 performs HDR admirably for both video and stills images.

Couple flying drone together

Flight times are always a consideration for drone flying and this new model boasts a significant improvement over its’ predecessor. This means pilots can now fly for up to 34 minutes on a single battery charge, up from 21 minutes. This presents new opportunities for staying in the air longer in order to capture the footage you really want. What’s more, this model will fly up to 10km at blistering speeds of up to 68.4 km/h.

If you opt for the Fly More kit, you get three batteries for over 1.5 hours of flight time and a set of ND filters for brighter weather. The Combo also includes spare propellors and carry case, along with a triple charger and USB charger for the ultimate versatility.

Software improvements include the DJI Fly App as well as a range of safety features, easier flight patterns and quick editing updates. Here is a summary of software enhancements;

  • FocusTrack
  • Active Track 3.0
  • Spotlight
  • Point of Interest 3.0
  • OcuSync 2.0.

Together these provide improved collision avoidance, better subject tracking, easy flight paths. All pilots now have the ability to capture stunning footage with a range of Free, Circle, Course Lock, and Waypoint modes. OcuSync 2.0 can transmit video up to 10 km and can also deliver 1080p FHD resolution live stream directly from the drone’s camera.
You can see more details and order the standalone drone here or the Fly More Combo pack here.

Read more of our stay at home posts for photography projects which you can do from your own home:

  1. Nature macro photography
  2. Photograph birds in your own garden
  3. Video gear for streaming and Vlogging

By Nick Dautlich on 28/04/2020

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