The DJI Mavic 2 is DJI’s latest iteration of their ever-so-popular folding drone. The aircraft comes in multiple models and configurations and aims to please a wide variety of users across many applications and industries. The Mavic 2 Pro was designed in collaboration with Hasselblad and features a 20MP 1” CMOS sensor, while the Mavic 2 Zoom boasts a 24-48mm optical zoom. DJI has packed the Mavic 2 with intelligent features such as obstacle avoidance, their new and improved OcuSync 2.0 transmission system, and plenty of new flight features, such as HyperLapse. The second generation of DJI’s most popular drone for hobby and prosumers alike will revolutionize the way you fly. LEARN MORE >
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CAMERA: 20MP / 4K on Mavic 2 Pro, 12MP / 4K on Mavic 2 Zoom
FLIGHT TIME: Up to 31 minutes
RANGE: 5 miles (8km) via OcuSync 2.0
TOP SPEED: 45 mph (72 kph) in Sport Mode
DJI has taken just about all of the features the original Mavic Pro had and combined them with elements from their higher end drones to pack professional tools into a compact, foldable and sleek aircraft. Omnidirectional obstacle avoidance sensors make flying a breeze. Whether it is your first drone or just another one in your fleet, the Mavic 2 may just be the easiest and safest drone to fly.
KEY FEATURES OF THE MAVIC 2
Mavic 2 HyperLapse – DJI's most talked about feature on the Mavic 2 Pro is HyperLapse, an intelligent flight mode that enables pilots to capture aerial time-lapses in motion with the push of a button. Now you can achieve complex shots that used to only be possible through hours of post-processing.
OcuSync 2.0 – DJI debuted the OcuSync on the original Mavic Pro which changed the world of HD image transmission in drones. OcuSync just got better with 2.0 which supports both 2.4 and 5.8 GHz frequency bands, stronger resistance to interference, and the capability to live stream 1080p video up to 5 miles (8 km) in unobstructed environments, all with just 120-130 ms of latency.
MAVIC 2 PRO vs. MAVIC 2 ZOOM CAMERAS
MAVIC 2 PRO: DJI has outfitted the Mavic 2 Pro with a Hasselblad Camera which has a whopping 1-inch CMOS sensor which is four times more effective than the original Mavic Pro. A larger sensor enables enhanced imaging performance in low-light environments.
MAVIC 2 ZOOM: If you're looking to achieve dynamic, creative and immersive aerial imagery, then the Mavic 2 Zoom will be most intriguing. A 1/2.3" sensor capable of 12MP photos gives four times zoom functionality to the Mavic 2 Zoom with 2X of optical (24-48mm) and 2X of digital zoom.
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MAVIC 2 FAQ
What is the difference between the Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom?
Their cameras are different. The Mavic 2 Pro features a 1-inch Hasselblad sensor capable of 4K video and 20MP videos while the Mavic 2 Zoom has a 1/2.3" sensor capable of 4K video and 12MP photos but has optical zoom functionality.
What is the maximum flight time of a Mavic 2?
The Mavic 2 flight time is about 31 minutes. Wind, temperature and the type of flying all impact the maximum flight time you can achieve.
What is the top speed of the Mavic 2?
The Mavic 2 has a top speed of 45 mph while in sport mode. It's wicked fast!
What is the transmission range of the Mavic 2?
The Mavic 2 can fly a maximum distance of about 5 miles when there is no interference. Please be aware of your local laws and regulations for how far you can fly drones from the operator.
What is the maximum altitude the Mavic 2 can fly?
The Mavic 2 can fly up to 1640 feet (500 meters). This does not mean you should try it, which is likely illegal. Please be aware of your local laws and regulations for how high you can fly drones.
Can the Mavic 2 fly in extreme temperatures?
No, we wouldn't call 14–104°F all that extreme. This is the temperature operating range for the Mavic 2.
Is the Mavic 2 waterproof?
No. Keep it away from water and moisture as even the slightest bit of water exposure can impact the aircraft's camera and internals.