DJI has introduced three new instruments for video makers utilizing cinema and mirrorless cameras. The DJI RS 3 and RS 3 Professional stabilizers are the most recent improvement of their Ronin gimbal sequence, whereas the Transmission is its very first wi-fi video monitoring system. All three merchandise construct on its Ronin 4D digicam, launched final yr. A 3rd-generation RS stabilization algorithm guarantees a 20% enchancment in efficiency, making difficult photographs and angles simpler to tug off.
The RS 3
The RS 3, a successor to the RS 2, weighs in at 1.3 kg (2.8 kilos) and might maintain an as much as 3 kg (6.6 pound) payload. Notably, its redesigned axis-locking system permits customers to stand up and working instantly. By powering on the gadget, the axis locks robotically launch and unfold the gimbal.
By tapping the facility button once more, sleep mode will activate – making powering the gadget on, stowing it away and relocating it a faster course of. Fast-release plates allow quick mounting and a Bluetooth Shutter Button helps automated connection and not using a digicam management cable.
In comparison with the RSC 2, the RS 3’s full-color, 1.8-inch OLED touchscreen is 80% bigger. A bodily gimbal mode swap provides filmmakers the power to pan observe, pan and tilt observe with a bodily swap. A newly-designed battery grip gives as much as 12 hours of battery life. Batteries may be charged independently and even throughout use.
The RS 3 Professional
Arms had been constructed on this improve from the RS 3 with professionals utilizing the Sony FX6, Canon C70, and RED Komodo cameras in thoughts. Total, it weighs 1.5 kg (3.3 kilos) and might maintain a payload as much as 4.5 kg (10 kilos). Just like the RS 3, it additionally has automated axis locks, a Bluetooth Shutter Button, 1.8-inch OLED touchscreen and gimbal mode swap.
As a result of working with Handbook lenses generally is a problem, the RS 3 Professional options the identical superior LiDAR focusing expertise discovered on the Ronin 4D and builds upon the idea with the model new DJI LiDAR Vary Finder (RS). It might mission 43,200 ranging factors inside a 14-meter indoor space.
A next-generation focus motor was developed to offer torque 3X stronger with one-step mounting. This allows auto-focus on guide lenses and eliminates any want for repetitive calibration. The LiDAR Vary Finder boasts a DJI-developed chip equivalent to the one discovered within the Ronin 4D and a built-in 30mm digicam – actively boosting the computing energy of ActiveTrack by 60X and thus creating ActiveTrack Professional.
DJI has additionally made its SDK (Software program Improvement Equipment) out there for third-party builders to create personalized options for the RS 3 and RS 3 Professional.
Transmission is DJI’s first impartial wi-fi video transmitter/monitor/controller. A 7″, 1,500-nit Excessive-Vivid Distant Monitor additionally has an built-in receiver, so there isn’t any want to connect video cables.
O3 Professional expertise, discovered on DJI’s Mavic 3 sequence, transmits video at 1080p/60p and provides this new distant an as much as 20,000-foot on-the-ground transmission vary, promising end-to-end ultra-low latency. A DFS band has been added on prime of its dual-band 2.4 GHz and 5.8 GHz settings for 23 channel choices.
DJI Transmission can work on giant and complicated filming units by concurrently connecting with ten or extra transmitters to ship indicators to 10 units. When used with the RS 3 Professional, it may well work as each a gimbal and digicam controller.
Pricing and availability
The RS 3 is offered for buy beginning at the moment. They’ve two buy possibility out there for stabilizers. By itself, the DJI RS 3 begins at $549 and features a gimbal, BG21 grip, lens-fastening help, an prolonged grip/tripod, and fast launch plates. The RS 3 Combo is $719 and moreover features a briefcase deal with, Focus Motor (2022), Focus Motor rod equipment, a second multi-camera management cable and carrying case.
DJI’s Transmission will likely be out there for buy this September.
The RS 3 Professional can also be out there for buy beginning at the moment. The standalone possibility on the Professional retails for $869 and features a gimbal, BG30 grip, lens-fastening help, an prolonged steel grip/tripod, fast launch plates, a multi-camera management cable and carrying case. The RS 3 Professional Combo is $1,099 and moreover consists of an prolonged fast launch plate, cellphone holder, Focus Motor (2022), Focus Gear Strip, Ronin Picture Transmitter (beforehand DJI’s RavenEye Picture Transmission System) and extra cables.
DJI’s Transmission will likely be out there for buy this September. The Transmission Combo will likely be $2,499 and features a DJI Video Transmitter, Excessive-Vivid Distant Monitor, Distant Monitor Hood, Set up Toolkit, and varied cables and adapters. Independently, the Video Transmitter is $1,699 and the Excessive-Vivid Distant Monitor is $1,099.
DJI Care Refresh, which may be bought as both a 1-year or 2-year plan, is offered for all three merchandise. All specs and data may be discovered on DJI’s official RS 3, RS 3 Professional and Transmission hubs respectively.