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DJI released a new firmware update for the DJI Mavic Air drone. Version: v

DJI released a new firmware update for the DJI Mavic Air drone. Version: v

Overview of the new firmware update for the DJI Mavic Air


  • Aircraft Firmware: v1.0.1.0
  • Remote Controller Firmware: v1.0.0.0
  • DJI GO 4 App iOS: v4.2.5
  • DJI GO 4 App Android: v4.2.4

What’s New?

  • Added SmartCapture.
  • Optimized the Advanced Pilot Assistance Systems performance.
  • Added Boomerang and Asteroid for QuickShot.
  • Added Panorama shooting modes.
  • Added support for DJI Goggles (requires DJI Goggles firmware v01.04.0200 or above).
  • Optimized compass calibration.
  • Shorten the time for recognizing propeller guards.
  • Increased the maximum ascend speed to 4 m/s and maximum descend speed to 3 m/s in Sport mode.
  • Improved the flight stability and obstacle detection.
  • Improved accuracy for recognizing the subject in Intelligent Flight mode.
  • Improved image quality.
  • Optimized the video transmission.


  • Once the firmware has been updated, it cannot be downgraded to a former version. Restart the aircraft and remote controller after the upgrade is complete.
  • If the firmware upgrade fails, restart aircraft, remote controller and DJI GO 4 or DJI Assistant 2, and retry.

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Note II: If you are in the market for the new DJI Mavic Air, check out this article with tips on where you can buy it.



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