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DJI Mavic Pro Vs Mavic Pro Platinum

Mavic Pro Un Folded

Mavic Pro Top Features

Full Mavic Pro Review

  • Foldable Design for Portability
  • 27 Minutes of Battery Life
  • 4K / 12MP Camera
  • 4 Miles of Range
  • DJI GO 4 App
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Mavic Pro Platinum Top Features

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  • Foldable Design for Portability
  • 30 Minutes of Battery Life
  • 4K / 12MP Camera
  • 4 Miles of Range
  • -4dB (60%) sound reduction over the Mavic Pro

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Mavic Pro vs Mavic Pro Platinum General

Mavic Pro Release Date:
2016-10-14

Mavic Pro Platinum Release Date:
2017-08-30

Mavic Pro Cost:
$1299.00

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Mavic Pro Platinum Cost:
$1099.00

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Mavic Pro Accessories:

Prop guards, Prop replacements, ND Filters, DJI Goggles

Mavic Pro Platinum Accessories:

Prop guards, Prop replacements, ND Filters, DJI Goggles

Mavic Pro Case Included:

The Fly More bundle includes a sling bag, but the non-fly more does not.

Mavic Pro Platinum Case Included:

The Fly More bundle includes a sling bag, but the non-fly more does not.

Mavic Pro vs Mavic Pro Platinum Aircraft Specs

Mavic Pro Weight:
1.62 lbs

Mavic Pro Platinum Weight:
1.62 lbs

Mavic Pro Size:
335 mm

Mavic Pro Platinum Size:
335 mm

Mavic Pro Firmware Update Method:

You can use your internet connected computer, phone or tablet with the provided USB to micro USB adapter.

Mavic Pro Platinum Firmware Update Method:

You can use your internet connected computer, phone or tablet with the provided USB to micro USB adapter.

Mavic Pro In The Box:
  • Mavic Pro
  • 1 battery
  • Gimbal cover/protector
  • Controller
  • Charger
  • Power Cable
  • (3) pairs of propellers
  • Lightning connector from phone to RC
  • Micro USB from phone to RC
  • USBC from phone to RC
Mavic Pro Platinum In The Box:
  • Mavic Pro Platinum 
  • 1 battery
  • Gimbal cover/protector
  • Controller
  • Charger
  • Power Cable
  • (3) pairs of upgraded (quieter) propellers
  • Lightning connector from phone to RC
  • Micro USB from phone to RC
  • USBC from phone to RC

Mavic Pro vs Mavic Pro Platinum Flying Specs

Mavic Pro Battery Life:
27 minutes, 3830 mAh

Mavic Pro Platinum Battery Life:
30 minutes, 3830 mAh

Mavic Pro Flight Range:
4.3 Miles

Mavic Pro Platinum Flight Range:
4.3 Miles

Mavic Pro Max Speed:
40 mph (65 kph)

Mavic Pro Platinum Max Speed:
40 mph (65 kph)

Mavic Pro Satellite Positioning Systems:
GPS / GLONASS

Mavic Pro Platinum Satellite Positioning Systems:
GPS / GLONASS

Mavic Pro Obstacle Avoidance:
Forward and downward vision sensors

Mavic Pro Platinum Obstacle Avoidance:
Forward and downward vision sensors

Mavic Pro Return To Home:
Yes

Mavic Pro Platinum Return To Home:
Yes

Mavic Pro Operating Frequency:
2.4 GHz

Mavic Pro Platinum Operating Frequency:
2.4 GHz

Mavic Pro Video Transmission:
OcuSync

Mavic Pro Platinum Video Transmission:
OcuSync

Mavic Pro Landing Gear:
Flip out

Mavic Pro Platinum Landing Gear:
Flip out

Mavic Pro Compatible Video Devices:

DJI GO 4 App

  • iOS 9.0 or Later (DJI Software more stable overall)
  • Android 4.4 or Later (DJI Software less stable overall)
Mavic Pro Platinum Compatible Video Devices:

DJI GO 4 App

  • iOS 9.0 or Later (DJI Software more stable overall)
  • Android 4.4 or Later (DJI Software less stable overall)

Mavic Pro Flight Modes:

  • TapFly
  • ActiveTrack
  • Gesture Mode
  • Tripod Mode
  • Terrain Follow
  • Cinematic Mode
  • Fixed Wing Mode
  • Quick Shot

Mavic Pro Platinum Flight Modes:

  • TapFly
  • ActiveTrack
  • Gesture Mode
  • Tripod Mode
  • Terrain Follow
  • Cinematic Mode
  • Fixed Wing Mode
  • Quick Shot

Mavic Pro vs Mavic Pro Platinum Camera Specs

Mavic Pro Lens:
78.8° 28 mm

Mavic Pro Platinum Lens:
78.8° 28 mm

Mavic Pro Sensor Size:
1/2.3”

Mavic Pro Platinum Sensor Size:
1/2.3”

Mavic Pro Media Storage Method:
Micro SD Card

Mavic Pro Platinum Media Storage Method:
Micro SD Card

Mavic Pro Filters:

DJI and aftermarket options

Mavic Pro Platinum Filters:

DJI and aftermarket options

Mavic Pro Gimbal Stabilization:
3-Axis

Mavic Pro Platinum Gimbal Stabilization:
3-Axis

Mavic Pro ISO:
Video: 100-3200 Photo: 100-1600

Mavic Pro Platinum ISO:
Video: 100-3200 Photo: 100-1600

Mavic Pro Aperature:
Fixed F2.2

Mavic Pro Platinum Aperature:
Fixed F2.2

Mavic Pro Shutter Speed:
Electronic. 8s -1/8000 s

Mavic Pro Platinum Shutter Speed:
Electronic. 8s -1/8000 s

Mavic Pro Image Size:

4000×3000

Mavic Pro Platinum Image Size:

4000×3000

Mavic Pro Photo Modes:
  • Single shot 
  • Burst shooting: 3/5/7 frames
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 3/5 bracketed frames at 0.7 EV Bias
  • Interval
Mavic Pro Platinum Photo Modes:
  • Single shot 
  • Burst shooting: 3/5/7 frames
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 3/5 bracketed frames at 0.7 EV Bias
  • Interval
Mavic Pro Photo Formats:
  • JPEG 
  • RAW (DNG)
Mavic Pro Platinum Photo Formats:
  • JPEG 
  • RAW (DNG)
Mavic Pro Video Codec:

H.264

Mavic Pro Platinum Video Codec:

H.264

Mavic Pro Video Recording Resolution:
  • C4K: 4096×2160 24p 
  • 4K: 3840×2160 24/25/30p 
  • 2.7K: 2720x1530 24/25/30p 
  • FHD: 1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/96p 
  • HD: 1280×720 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p
Mavic Pro Platinum Video Recording Resolution:
  • C4K: 4096×2160 24p 
  • 4K: 3840×2160 24/25/30p 
  • 2.7K: 2720x1530 24/25/30p 
  • FHD: 1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/96p 
  • HD: 1280×720 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p
Mavic Pro Zoom Capabilities:

The Mavic Pro cannot zoom

Mavic Pro Platinum Zoom Capabilities:

The Mavic Pro cannot zoom

Mavic Pro Other Notable Camera Features:

60mbps video bitrate recording and 4k 30fps makes this a very impressive camera for it's size.

Mavic Pro Platinum Other Notable Camera Features:

60mbps video bitrate recording and 4k 30fps makes this a very impressive camera for it's size.

Mavic Pro App:
DJI GO 4
Mavic Pro Platinum App:
DJI GO 4

The Mavic Pro and the Mavic Pro Platinum are pretty much the same drone, with upgraded quieter propellers, more battery life and a new "platinum" finish.

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