How DJI Managed To Shave Every Ounce Off The Mini 3 Pro
During the development of the recently introduced DJI Mini 3 Pro, the engineers wanted to add as many new features as possible, but the drone had to stay under 250 grams. In this article, DJI’s Christopher Tuazon explains how they did it. Christopher spoke to one of the members of the design team, who was already involved in the development of the original Mavic Mini in 2018.
The DJI Mini 3 Pro is the latest and most powerful drone in our Mini series, incorporating the industry’s best technology into the smallest and most secure format. From the beginning, the Mini series has amazed our customers by delivering DJI quality in a handheld device, and with the Mini 3 Pro, our engineers have done it again.
How did DJI keep the Mini 3 Pro under 250 grams?
I sat down with one of our product managers, Lee, to discuss how his team approached the design process of the Mini 3 Pro given the high expectations. He described the challenge of building new capabilities when every…