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Mavic Air 2 (Pre) Review & Specs

Publish Date:
Apr 27, 2020

  • 4K 60fps video, 48MP Panos
  • APAS 3.0 Obstacle Avoidance
  • 1/2-inch Image Sensor Size
  • 34-Min Flight Time
  • Occusync 2 & Smart Controller Compatible

This is a pre-review, I have placed my order the day the drone was released and I'm currently waiting on the shipment or using the drone to create a review about the drone.

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All info below is based on the specs from the official release.

Mavic Air 2 General Info
Release Date Apr 27, 2020
Launch Pricing $799
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ND Filters, Propellers, DJI Care, Etc.

Case Included?

In fly more combo

Mavic Air 2 Drone Specs
Weight 570 g
Size Folded: 180×97×84 mm (Length×Width×Height) Unfolded: 183×253×77 mm (Length×Width×Height)
Firmware Update Method

You can use your internet connected computer, phone or tablet with the provided USB to micro USB adapter.

In The Box

Included in the Mavic Air 2

  • Aircraft
  • Remote Controller
  • Intelligent Flight Battery
  • Battery Charger
  • AC Power Cable
  • Low-Noise Propellers (Pair)
  • RC Cable (USB Type-C Connector)
  • RC Cable (Lightning Connector)
  • RC Cable (Standard Micro-USB Connector)
  • Gimbal Protector
  • Type-C Cable
  • Pair of Spare Control Sticks

Included in the Mavic Air 2 Fly More

  • ND Filters Set (ND16/64/256)
  • Battery Charging Hub
  • Battery to Power Bank Adaptor
  • Shoulder Bag
Mavic Air 2 Flying Specs
Battery Life 34 Minutes
Flight Range 18.5 km
Max Speed
Satellite Positioning Systems GPS+GLONASS
Obstacle Avoidance Left, right, forward, backward, downward
Return To Home Yes
Flight Modes
  • ActiveTrack 3.0
  • Point of Interest 3.0 (POI)
  • Spotlight 2.0
  • QuickShots
  • Hyperlapse
Operating Frequency 2.4-5.8 GHz
Video Transmission OcuSync 2.0
Landing Gear Yes, Fixed. Can purchase extended landing gear from 3rd party.
Compatible Video Devices
Mavic Air 2 Camera Specs
Lens FOV: 84°, Equivalent 35mm Focal Length: 24 mm
Sensor Size 1/2" CMOS
Media Storage Method MicroSD
Gimbal Stabilization 3-axis (tilt, roll, pan)
ISO Video: 100-6400 | Photo: 100-3200 (Auto) 100-6400 (Manual)
Aperature f/2.8
Shutter Speed Electronic Shutter: 8–1/8000s
Image Size
  • Vertical: 3328×8000 pixels
  • Wide: 8000×6144 pixels
  • Sphere: 8192×4096 pixels
Photo Modes
  • Single
  • Burst
  • Automatic Exposure Bracketing (AEB)
  • Timed
  • SmartPhoto: Scene Recognition, HyperLight, and HDR
  • HDR Panorama
Photo Formats


Video Codec

MP4/MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.265/HEVC)

Video Recording 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
Zoom Capabilities

Does not zoom

Other Notable Camera Features
  • Max Bitrate: 120 Mbps
App DJI Fly

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