DJI Mavic 3 Review: “The Swiss Army Knife of Drones”
DJI Mavic 3 Review – The Best Drone (Without a Thermal Sensor) Currently Available
by Paul Rossi, DRONELIFE Contributor and Chief Operations Officer and Chief Pilot at Nine Ten Drones.
Throughout the year of 2021 we watched as the top drone manufacturers took the most advanced flying payloads and downsized them to fit and function on our shoe “sized” drones. December 2021 DJI released the long anticipated Mavic 3 and Mavic 3 Cine, taking the Hasselblad 4/3” full frame sensor and packing it into the foldable Mavic airframe we are all familiar with. Much like thermal sensors, up to this point you had to purchase a much larger drone and separate camera/payload in order to capture video or photo using a 4/3” full frame sensor.
At Nine Ten Drones we got our hands on one of the first M3 drones to be distributed to value added resellers within the United States and have had the chance to fly it on multiple occasions for both testing and commercial purposes out in…