Here are some of the highlights of the drone:

  • 1/2in 48Mp sensor
  • 4K / 60fps video @ 120Mb/sec
  • Slo-mo 1080p @ 240fps
  • 4K  / 30fps HDR video
  • Up to 34-minute flight time
  • Ocusync 2.0 (10km range)
  • FocusTrack (including Spotlight 2.0, ActiveTrack 3.0 and POI 3.0)
  • APAS 3.0
  • 570g

Mavic Air 2 release date price specs

When is the Mavic Air 2 release date?

DJI launched the Air 2 globally on 28 April, with no live stream or event. It’s available to buy immediately in China, but in other countries you’ll be able to pre-order and expect your Mavic Air 2 to arrive in mid-May. In the UK you can pre-order the new drone from Heliguy, among other DJI partners.

See the Mavic Air 2 on DJI’s website

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a shortage of components requires for ADS-B (AirSense) so this feature will only be available on North American models to begin with. Those sold elsewhere will lack it but will otherwise identical.

How much does the Mavic Air 2 cost?

It’s the same as its predecessor. That means £769 / $799 / €849. And that’s for the standard package, which includes the controller, spare props and a single battery.

The Fly More kit comes with three batteries, ND filters, a shoulder bag and a charging hub. That’s £949 / $999 / €1049.

What are the Mavic Air 2 specifications?

  • Size folded: 180×97×84 mm
  • Size unfolded: 183×253×77 mm
  • Weight: 570g
  • Max flight time: 34 minutes
  • Max flight speed: 19m/s (Sport mode), 5m/s (Tripod mode)
  • Max wind resistance: 8.-10.5m/s
  • Internal storage: 8GB (microSD up to 256GB)
  • Camera sensor: 1/2in CMOS, 48Mp (8000x6000 pixels)
  • Camera lens: f/2.8, FOV 84°, 24mm equivalent
  • Gimbal: 3-axis mechanical
  • Photos: 12Mp or 48Mp JPG / DNG (RAW)
  • Video: Up to 4K / 60fps, HDR up to 4K / 30fps.
  • Max bitrate: 120Mb/sec
  • Colour profiles: D-Cinelike, Normal
  • Video formats: MP4 / MOV; H.265 / H.264 AVC; H.265 / H.264 HEVC
  • Vision system: Forward, backward, downward

For more, read our first impressions of the Mavic Air 2.

DJI Mavic Air 2