DJI appears to have discovered the best form for a digicam drone, which could lead one to really feel that every one their new drones look the identical. Nevertheless, it could be higher to characterize this as a case of not fixing that which is not damaged. The folding arms enable them to be simple to hold, whereas additionally delivering spectacular efficiency. The situation of the digicam gimbal protects the fragile optics whereas additionally permitting a variety of movement. At this level, DJI drone design has been totally refined, and developments are actually targeted on enhancing capabilities.
The Air 3 sits between the tiny, ultralight DJI Mini 3 Professional and the bigger DJI Mavic 3 Professional, offering a superb compromise when it comes to dimension, options, and efficiency. Probably the most notable design change is that the USB and MicroSD card slots are actually situated under the battery, reasonably than above.
Maybe our greatest criticism in regards to the Air 3 is the gimbal cowl, which disappointingly is a significant step down from the system in place on the Mavic 3 sequence. These characteristic a big harness that protects each the gimbal and the motors. The Air 3 makes use of an older design, only a plastic snap-on hood which is considerably troublesome to connect. We’d very very like for this design of gimbal protector to be phased out of drones, no matter value level.