The Mavic 3 is DJI’s latest and greatest flagship drone – one that aims to help cement the brand as the go-to name in the industry.

However, it got off to a bit of a shaky start. While the Mavic 3 did impress upon release, it was also missing some key features – such as ActiveTrack, QuickShots, MasterShots and Panorama Mode. DJI promised they were coming in future updates, but it was a strange decision to ship out a product that seemingly wasn’t quite finished.


Now, though, it’s a very different story. Massive firmware updates in the time since the Mavic 3’s release have brought with them the missing features and more.

So, is this the drone to beat? And who exactly is this the Mavic 3 for? Let’s find out.

Our quick take

The Mavic 3 is easy to use, packs down to a convenient size and produces an image that is second to none. Of course, there’s always room for improvements, but, as it stands, there simply isn’t a better drone available to…