Why your DJI Mini 3 Pro drone is overheating
With its improved battery life, intelligent features, and a fully upgraded imaging and visual sensing system, the Mini 3 Pro is the best sub-250-gram drone yet by DJI. But now that the drone has started to reach more and more users, there have been some complaints regarding the aircraft overheating. Here’s why it is happening…
It’s not uncommon to see smartphones getting a little hot because the battery is working too hard to process all the ongoing tasks. But the Mini 3 Pro’s overheating origin story comes from a rather unusual source: drone laws.
When you’re aspiring to make a robust camera drone that’s 249 grams or lighter – so it can be considered safe in most countries – every little component that goes inside the aircraft matters.
The tradeoff for Mini 3 Pro came in the form of an internal cooling fan that the team had to replace to reduce the overall load. There were other advantages too; not having a built-in fan would effectively…