The DJI Phantom 4 (P4) Multispectral drone has just received its first firmware update in over a year.

Today’s update brings up the P4 Multispectral aircraft and remote controller firmware to v00.00.0159. Once you update the firmware, the P4 aircraft and its remote controller will need to be used with DJI GS Pro app v2.0.17, DJI Assistant 2 For Phantom v2.0.10, and DJI Terra software v3.4.4.

Overall, there isn’t much to look forward to in the new software package. According to DJI, the updated firmware fixes some bugs and improves the overall stability of the aircraft – however, the company’s recommendation is to keep the devices updated to the latest versions for a better flying experience.

The drone maker does lay out some housekeeping rules though:

  • The aircraft or remote controller cannot be downgraded to v00.00.0146 or earlier after this firmware update.
  • After updating the remote controller with this firmware version, the remote controller can…