Always wanted a high-quality drone that can be stuffed in a backpack? If so, then look no further than the new DJI Mavic Air. This small drone boasts a 32-megapixel camera with a 1/2.3-inch sensor capable of shooting 4K video, four foldable legs, gesture control and will a flight time of 21 minutes when fully charged. There’s also new obstacle-avoidance sensors located in the front, bottom and back as well as a visual positioning system (VPS) for improved control during flight. Continue reading for two video reviews and more information.
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“The Mavic Air also got a redesigned ventilation system that DJI says will help keep it from overheating, along with a new 3-axis gimbal casing for the camera for smooth footage. It should be relatively easy and safe to fly, too, with a seven-camera obstacle avoidance system. There’s also a new remote, which is included in the $799 price,” reports The Verge.