DJI Mavic Air

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.

DJI Mavic Air
DJI Mavic Air
DJI Mavic Air
DJI Mavic Air
DJI Mavic Air

Photo credit: Sean O’Kane / The Verge

“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.