Dji articles

DJI is now accepting pre-orders for FPV goggles

DJI at its Mavic Pro unveiling last September teased a pair of FPV (first-person view) goggles that allowed the wearer to see a video stream from a connected drone in real-time. On Monday, the Chinese drone maker officially announced the…

Xiaomi challenges DJI's Phantom with its more affordable Mi Drones

Xiaomi is getting into the drone business. The Chinese manufacturer mostly known for its aggressively priced high-end smartphones today introduced the Mi Drone, a camera-wielding quadcopter that undercuts comparable models from market leader DJI by over $300. Two models will…

DJI now offers insurance policies for your drone

Drone maker DJI revealed a couple of years back that it was developing a parachute designed to minimize damage to a drone in freefall. The DropSafe Speed Reduction System eventually made it to market although its $800+ price point and…

Drone maker DJI opens flagship retail store in Shenzhen

Renowned drone maker DJI has opened its first flagship retail store in Shenzhen, China. The 800-square-meter facility (around 8,611 square feet) features display areas, a repair center, theater, lounge and even an indoor test flight area manned by skilled DJI pilots.