DJI has simply introduced the Osmo Mobile 3, a transportable, foldable cell phone stabilizer. DJI has taken a leaf out of its personal playbook and constructed on the success of different foldable merchandise such because the Mavic Pro and Spark.
DJI has utterly redesigned the Osmo Mobile with an idea of creating it much more transportable and user-friendly.
The hassle with earlier variations of the Osmo Mobile was they had been too massive to be carried round with you.
The Osmo Mobile 3 not solely folds right down to create a smaller footprint, nevertheless it additionally comes with locking latches to maintain it in place throughout transport.
The gimbal is claimed to be probably the most travel-friendly Osmo Mobile thus far. Users can seize ultra-steady video footage and distinctive content material utilizing clever options programmed into the newest model of the DJI Mimo app.
“When we started designing Osmo Mobile 3, we went again to the drafting board with the purpose of making a transportable but intuitive product that makes use of the newest DJI know-how. We are excited to introduce DJI’s first gimbal with a folding design and hope it evokes our prospects to think about new methods of recording content material with their cell phones.”
Paul Pan, Senior Product Manager DJI
With the flexibility to rapidly unfold and mount a cell phone, plus 15 hours of battery, customers are positive to by no means miss life’s most memorable moments. The gimbal weighs 405 g and has a payload capability of 6 to 8.11 oz / 170 to 230 g.
The Osmo Mobile 3 helps smartphones which can be 62-88mm broad and as much as 9.5mm thick. This vary covers most cell phones presently out there. Please notice that precise compatibility could be affected by equipment connected to your telephone. Certain kind components, together with buttons on the facet, must also be thought of.
The Osmo Mobile options controls which can be simply accessible with only one hand. With the location of buttons on the deal with, customers can management the gimbal’s motion and entry different options. Quick Roll rotates the orientation from portrait to panorama by urgent the Mode (M) button twice with out the necessity to take away the cellular gadget.
The redesigned kind not obstructs the charging and audio ports, permitting for simpler charging of the gadget or higher connectivity for exterior mics. A set off helps maneuver the gimbal by locking orientation, rotating the gimbal for selfies, and even re-centering when monitoring a topic. By utilizing ActiveTrack, customers can faucet the set off as soon as, and Osmo Mobile 3 will start monitoring whereas conserving the topic centered inside the body. You can even zoom out and in with the devoted zoom slider on the facet of the stabilizer with no need to the touch the display of the cellular gadget. Additionally, customers have the choice to customise zoom pace primarily based on private choice.
DJI Mimo app
Osmo Mobile 3 makes use of the DJI Mimo app. You can connect with the gadget with Bluetooth 5.0 and make the most of these options:
- Story Mode: Bring artistic enhancing to your video with a bunch of preset music, video transitions, and filters. Choose certainly one of 13 enjoyable templates and Mimo will deal with the digicam motion for you. After capturing, Mimo routinely generates your very personal professionally edited quick video, able to be shared.
- Gesture Control: Easily snap a selfie with out urgent any buttons. Once Gesture Control is enabled, present a “peace sign” or put up your palm and Osmo Mobile 3 will start a photograph timer countdown.
- Sport Mode: Similar to the helpful characteristic from the DJI Ronin collection, Sport mode will increase the response pace of the gadget to maintain up when capturing fast-moving scenes.
- ActiveTrack 3.0: DJI’s picture recognition and deep studying algorithms permit Osmo Mobile 3 to acknowledge and observe topics of your alternative, good for capturing household moments simply with a faucet.
- TimeLapse & MotionLapse: If you’re seeking to flip minutes into seconds, Timelapse is ideal for capturing distinctive content material with the impact of the world shifting sooner round you, whereas Motionlapse provides the dynamic ingredient of motion to your Timelapse by setting factors for the digicam to maneuver to.
- HyperLapse: Take the interesting visuals from Timelapse and add motion by manually shifting Osmo Mobile 3 with you. Additionally, HyperLapse not solely helps real-time Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) but additionally ActiveTrack 3.0.
- Panorama: Get a wider perspective with panorama mode. Users can select between 3×3 and 180° panorama modes.
- Slow Motion: Slow down the world round you with 4X or 8X Slow Motion.
Competition is bound to come back within the type of the Zhiyun CRANE-M2 which was launched round 3 weeks in the past. The CRANE-M2 is considerably costlier although, nevertheless it does have a a lot larger payload capability of 720g (1.58lb). It retails for $269 USD.
Other smartphone gimbals embrace:
- Zhiyun-Tech Smooth-4 $119 USD
- Zhiyun-Tech Smooth-Q Smartphone Gimbal $99.99 USD
- Feiyu SPG Plus 3-Axis Gimbal Rig for Select Smartphones $49 USD
- Moza Mini-S Essential Smartphone Gimbal $79 USD
Price & Availability
The Osmo Mobile 3 is on the market for buy right this moment. It is on the market in two packages beginning at $119 USD for the usual model which incorporates Osmo Mobile 3, a wrist strap, storage pouch, and anti-slip pads.
For $139 USD you may get the Osmo Mobile 3 combo which incorporates all of the elements of the usual model together with the Osmo Grip Tripod and the Osmo Carrying Case.
Osmo Mobile 3 is roofed below the Osmo Shield service for an additional charge of $10.