DJI Mini 3 hits the FCC database; cheaper Mini drone coming?
A new listing from DJI has just hit the FCC with the name DJI Mini 3, indicating a non-pro version of the tech giant’s latest sub-250-gram drone could release soon.
Barely three weeks ago, DJI unveiled an affordable version of its top-of-the-line Mavic 3 aerial photography platform, the Mavic 3 Classic. And now, it looks like the drone maker is ready to offer a more pocket-friendly iteration of the Mini 3 Pro as well.
According to the label information shared by the FCC, the new DJI Mini 3 drone will be powered by a 7.38V battery, which is the same as the Mini 3 Pro. But the battery capacity is not mentioned. It’s unlikely though that DJI would skimp out on the flight time, since it’s not the 34 minutes of max flight time that makes the Pro version of the drone pro.
To make the Mavic 3 drone accessible to more users with a Classic iteration, DJI sacrificed the original drone’s telephoto lens. So, with the Mini 3 also, the company would likely cut…