DJI has introduced the new DJI Action 2 motion camera, and they appear to have taken a leaf out of Insta360’s book by way of making it modular – form of. Technically, they’ve lower the measurement of the camera in part, having simply the lens and sensor on the entrance and a big OLED that fills the whole rear of the unit. But, you too can plug it into expandable modules magnetically.
The new camera includes a 1/1.7″ sensor with an f/2.8 lens providing a large 155° box of view. It’s water resistant down to 10 metres (32ft) and with a waterproof case, you can take it so far as 60 metres (196ft). The 32GB of inner garage shall we you save 4K, 2.7K and 120p video up to 120fps and you can upload a microSD card up to 256GB if you want extra.
Despite being small, the integrated battery provides an excellent 70 mins of runtime, and you can amplify this to up to 3 hours the use of the energy module integrated in the basic DJI Action 2 Combo Kit. Naturally, the camera additionally options integrated stabilisation and an automated horizon function to lend a hand stay your shot stage.
As neatly as the elementary Combo Kit, there’s additionally a Dual Screen Combo Kit. This prices a bit of extra (considerably extra, in fact) and necessarily replaces the energy module, sacrificing 20 mins of runtime for a 1.76″ touchscreen OLED (making it ultimate for vloggers) and a integrated 4-microphone stereo audio matrix.
As neatly as the power and selfie-screen modules (either one of that are additionally to be had one after the other), there’s additionally a macro lens attachment. This magnetically snaps to the entrance of the DJI Action 2 camera, permitting you to get shut in on the ones small topics and main points.
Carrying on the magnetic theme, DJI has introduced a few mounting adapters, together with person who fits into your standard GoPro mount in addition to a magnetic ball head mount and even an adjustable magnetic headband mount for when you need to pass hands-free with a first-person point of view.
The GoPro taste magnetic mount is integrated in the elementary Combo Kit and the Dual-Screen Combo equipment comprises each the GoPro taste mount in addition to the ball head. Both kits additionally come with a magnetic lanyard mound – equivalent to that which you may in finding with the Insta360 GO 2, permitting you to simply chest-mount the camera when dressed in a blouse.
Finally, there’s a new DJI Action 2 Wireless Microphone Kit, which incorporates a pair of transmitters and a unmarried receiver offering up to an excellent 200 metres (660ft) of vary. It comes with a transportable charging case, wearing pouch, windsocks and quite a lot of cables.
The DJI Action 2 Power Combo is to be had to pre-order now for $399. The DJI Action 2 Dual-Screen Combo is to be had to pre-order now for $519. The Macro lens adapter is to be had to pre-order now for $79 and now not strangely, the DJI Action 2 Wireless Microphone Kit is additionally to be had to pre-order now for $329. The quite a lot of mounts and different spare bits also are to be had to pre-order now. Shipping is anticipated to start on November 2d.