DJI has long been the champion of the consumer drone market, pushing boundaries and implementing technology that makes it easy for the average person to do previously impossible aerial photography and videography. 

It was undoubtedly through the Mavic series that it saw its success reach new heights, but over the last few years, DJI has had an increased focus on its smaller, more nimble drones.


It ditched the Mavic name with the Mini 2 and has followed up the excellent Mavic Air 2 with a new-and-improved Air 2S. No ‘Mavic’ moniker in sight. 

Our quick take

The DJI Air 2S has a lot of fantastic specs and capabilities built into a neat, compact body that’s small enough to fit in your hand when it’s folded up. On the whole, it’s a fantastic drone.

Now, over a year after its launch, the Air 2S remains one of the best drones out there without spending more than four figures. It offers advanced features, a great camera, and is easy to fly, what…