Forget all the DJI rumors about a Mavic 3 or Mini SE. Something really awesome dropped today and it’s a firmware update that now lets you control the Mini 2 with the DJI Smart Controller.

If you’ve visited our site before, you know how much we love the Smart Controller: super bright screen in all light conditions, epic battery, no plugs or cables to fail and highest quality signal. It’s a fan favorite around here.

Since it was released with the DJI Mavic 2 Series in 2019, DJI has updated it’s software several times giving it access to control the Phantom 4 Pro V2.0, Mavic Air 2 and the recently released Mavic Air 2S.

DJI Mini 2 firmware update adds Smart Controller access

As soon as we saw the firmware update notice this morning we got right to it, and we have a big tip to help make it easy for you: you must update the Mini 2 firmware with the stock controller first before you can update and connect with the Smart Controller.

We’ll break it down for you:

Step 1 –…