DJI Mavic Mini FAQ – Everything You Need to Know

DJI Mavic Mini FAQ – Everything You Need to Know

The following article provides answers to frequently asked questions about the Mavic Mini. Here you will find answers to all your questions, from general product questions to questions about the DJI Fly app.

General questions

How much does the Mavic Mini weigh?

The Mavic Mini weighs less than 250 grams and is almost as light as your average smartphone. This makes them exceptionally portable and places them in the lowest and safest weight class of drones that may be exempt from certain regulations in many countries. In the USA and Canada, for example, you can fly the Mavic Mini without having to register your drone with the government.

Does the Mavic Mini have internal memory?

You will need a microSD card to store your footage and pictures.

Does the Mavic Mini have obstacle avoidance systems?

The downward sensors of the Mavic Mini (together with the GPS) support positioning and stability. If you are flying in an area with obstacles, we recommend using the Mavic Mini with the 360 ° propeller guards to protect the entire drone and to fly safely.

Are there any additional accessories I can buy?

The Fly More Combo contains the Mavic Mini, a remote control, an additional propeller set, a 360 ° propeller protector, three drone batteries, a two-way charging station, two USB cables and a small transport case.

The DJI Mini Bag fits your Mavic Mini, for added style and functionality, two-way charging station, remote control and other small items, including products like Osmo Action and Osmo Pocket 2.

With the DIY Creative Kit you can also personalize the Mavic Mini with a collection of shell stickers and colorful markers.

Protect the propellers of your FlyCam on the way to their destination with the Mavic Mini propeller holder (available in beige and anthracite).

Expand your creative possibilities with the Snap Adapter and attach small accessories such as LED displays or building blocks to your Mavic Mini.

Finally, make sure that your Mavic Mini is always fully charged and ready to fly with the charging station, which doubles as an elegant display.

Where can I find instructions on how to get the most out of the Mavic Mini?

The DJI Fly app contains a variety of tutorials as well as a flight school.


What camera does the Mavic Mini have?

The Mavic Mini has a 12MP 1 / 2.3-inch CMOS sensor and a 24mm-equivalent lens with an ISO range of 100-3200.

Does the Mavic Mini support intelligent recording modes?

The Mavic Mini and the DJI Fly app support multiple QuickShots to make it easy to record videos with just a few clicks. You can also set intervals for the ultimate selfie on the camera.

What video resolution does the Mavic Mini support?

You can record up to 2.7K / 30fps or 1080p / 60fps.

Is the footage stabilized?

With a motorized 3-axis gimbal, your footage is recorded incredibly smoothly.

Remote Control

What size cell phone does the remote control fit?

The Mavic Mini‘s remote control supports most smartphones on the market, but compatibility can be affected by large phone cases.

* Compatible cell phone sizes: 6.5-8.5mm thick and no longer than 160mm.

Can I connect to my drone via Wi-Fi and use my phone as a remote control?

You can only operate the Mavic Mini with the Mavic Mini remote control.


How long can the Mavic Mini fly?

When fully charged, the Mavic Mini offers a flight time of up to 30 minutes.

How long does it take to charge?

With the DJI 18W USB charger, a battery can be fully charged in 90 minutes.


Can i use DJI GO?

No, the Mavic Mini only works with the new DJI Fly app.

How do I update the Mavic Mini firmware?

When you connect to DJI Fly, the app will automatically check the current firmware and notify you when an update is available.

Can I edit Mavic Mini footage in the app?

With DJI Fly, you can easily edit clips and create videos that can be shared on your social media channels in just a few steps.


What is the Mavic Mini warranty period?

The Mavic Mini is covered by the standard DJI warranty. Please see the DJI Customer Service Policy for more information.

You can also purchase DJI Care Refresh, a comprehensive protection package that offers up to two replacement devices and covers malfunctions such as user errors, collisions, and water damage for added security. Learn more about DJI Care Refresh.

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