Mavic Mini
 
Category

Must-Haves
AccessoryBatteries
(get extras to fly longer)
AccessoryCable
(longer cables for connecting mobile device)
(removes dust & fingerprints)
(for transferring photos/video)
(for transferring photos/video)
(easily remove the SD card from the Mavic)
AccessoryPhone/Tablet
(needed to run the DJI Fly app)
AccessoryProps
(get spares to replace damaged props)
AccessoryToolkit
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)
DocumentationRelease Notes
(list of changes made in firmware updates)
(discuss and/or get expert help with your Mavic)
(required before flying in US if aircraft exceeds 250 grams)
SoftwareDJI Fly
(app needed to fly Mavic on an Android device)
SoftwareDJI Fly
(needed to fly Mavic on an Apple device)
SoftwareFlight Reader
(privately view, analyze, and store your DJI GO flight logs offline)
(real-time local weather conditions)
(attach FAA registration number to drone)
StickersLost & Found
(attach to your drone & drone gear)


Accessories
Batteries
(holds multiple batteries)
(holds up to 3 batteries)
(customizable interior)
(holds multiple batteries)
(holds multiple batteries)
Storage BoxMetal Ammo Can
(holds multiple batteries)

Battery Chargers
(connect to DJI charger in your car)
(connect to DJI charger in your car)
(shaped to sit in a car cup holder)
(connect to DJI charger in your car)
(connect to DJI charger in your car)
Charging BaseDJI Charging Base
(charge 3 batteries in 4.5 hours)
(charge 1 battery in 1.5 hours)

Cables
(RCGEEK)
(Favrison)
(RCGEEK)
(Anbee)
(Favrison)

Camera
Lens CleanerLENSPEN Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)
Lens CleanerPGYTECH Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)
Lens CleanerPolarPro Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)

Clothing
GlovesPalmyth
(for cold weather flying)
GlovesPGYTECH
(for cold weather flying)
GlovesPGYTECH
(for cold weather flying)
(carry accessories inside vest)
(carry accessories inside vest)

Data Backup
(backup files directly from drone or memory card)
Hard DriveWD My Passport
(backup files directly from a memory card)
(backup files directly from a memory card)

GPS
Bluetooth ReceiverBad Elf
(add GPS & GLONASS to mobile device)
Bluetooth ReceiverBad Elf
(add GPS to mobile device)
Bluetooth ReceiverDual
(add GPS & GLONASS to mobile device)
Bluetooth ReceiverDual
(add GPS to mobile device)
Bluetooth ReceiverGarmin GLO
(add GPS & GLONASS to mobile device)
Bluetooth ReceiverGarmin GLO 2
(add GPS & GLONASS to mobile device)

Landing
Extended Landing GearHRTECH
(connect front & rear legs)
Extended Landing GearPGYTECH
(plastic w/rubber footpads)
Landing Pad (Round)FStop Labs (2.6 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)FStop Labs (2.6 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)FStop Labs (3 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)Hoodman (2 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)Hoodman (3 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)Hoodman (5 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)Hoodman (8 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)PGYTECH (3.5 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)PGYTECH(3.5 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Round)RCstyle (2.5 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Square)Freewell (2.4 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Square)Freewell (2.4 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)
Landing Pad (Square)PGYTECH (1.6 ft)
(launch/land in grass/dew/dirt)

Lights

Logbooks

Maintenance
Camera CleanerLENSPEN Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)
Camera CleanerPGYTECH Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)
Camera CleanerPolarPro Lens Pen
(removes dust & fingerprints)

Memory Cards
Memory Card HolderCase - DiMeCard
(writable labels)
Memory Card HolderCase - Eco-Infused
(holds 22 memory cards)
Memory Card HolderCase - Pill Box
Memory Card HolderCase - PolarPro Slate
(100% cast aluminum exterior)
Memory Card HolderCase - SDcardholder
(holds 10 memory cards)
Memory Card HolderCase - SDcardholder
(holds 4 memory cards)
Memory Card HolderKeychain - Canister Project
Memory Card ReaderLightning to microSD - ADAM
(copy data to Apple device)
Memory Card ReaderLightning to microSD - ADAM
(copy data to Apple device)
(copy data to Apple device)
(copy data to Apple device)
Memory Card ReaderLightning to SD - Apple
(copy data to Apple device)
(copy data to Android device)
(copy data to Android device)
(copy data to Android device)
(copy data to Android device)
Memory Card ReaderUSB Card Reader
(access data via a USB port)
Memory Card ReaderUSB Card Reader
(access data via a USB port)
Memory Card ReaderUSB Hub
(access data via a USB port)

Props
Prop GuardsDJI
(holds props in place while Mavic is in storage)
(holds props in place while Mavic is in storage)

Safety
(remember to remove gimbal lock)
Water RescueGetterBack
(rescue your Mavic in 100 ft of water)
(store in case to keep moisture out)

Stickers
(includes shell stickers & markers)
(number batteries to track usage)
(number batteries to track usage)
(number batteries to track usage)
(number batteries to track usage)
Case & VehicleDJI Stickers
(5" x 3" high quality vinyl)
(attach FAA registration number)
(attach FAA registration number)
IdentificationLost & Found Stickers
(attach to your drone & drone gear)
(Wrapgrade)

Tools
(modify foam cutouts in case/backpack)
ToolkitBoxer
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)
ToolkitNanch
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)
ToolkitTEKTON 27
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)
ToolkitTEKTON 45
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)
ToolkitVastar
(all the tools needed to work on Mavic)

Trackers
GPS Tracker (2G)RF-V16
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (2G)Trackimo
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (2G)Trackimo
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (2G)Trackimo Mini
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (2G)Trackimo Mini
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (3G)Ping
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (3G)Tracki
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (3G)Trackimo
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (3G)Trackimo
(tracks via GPS signal)
GPS Tracker (3G)Trackimo Guardian
(tracks via GPS signal)
Radio Signal TrackerLoc8tor
(400-foot range)
Radio Signal TrackerMarco Polo
(2-mile range & no fees)
Radio Signal TrackerMarco Polo
(2-mile range & no fees)
Radio Signal TrackerMarco Polo
(2-mile range, no fees, and waterpoof)
Radio Signal TrackerMarco Polo
(2-mile range, no fees, and waterpoof)

Weather
Handheld Weather StationAmbient WM-2
(wind & temperature)
Handheld Weather StationAmbient WM-4
(full weather report)
Handheld Weather StationHoldPeak
(wind & temperature)
Handheld Weather StationProster
(wind)


Replacement Parts


Crash Insurance
3rd PartySkyWatch
(On-Demand Insurance)
(see this list or call for availability in your area)
3rd PartyVerifly
(On-Demand Insurance)
(1-Year Protection Plan)
(Extend existing DJI Care plan)


Software
Compass
(calibrate mobile device compass)
(calibrate mobile device compass)

Data Log
(upload logs & view online)
(graph data from flight logs)
(sync video with GPS location in Google Maps)
(privately view, analyze, and store your DJI GO flight logs offline)
(upload DJI GO & Litchi logs & view online)
(convert DJI GO TXT logs to CSV format)

DJI
(app to fly Mavic on an Android device)
(app to fly Mavic on an Apple device)

Flight Planning
(view airspace maps & advisories)
(view airspace maps & advisories)
(view airspace maps & advisories)
(view airspace maps & advisories)
(view airspace maps & advisories)
(find correct ND filter to use)
(find correct ND filter to use)

GPS
(see available satellites)
(calibrate mobile device compass)
(get satellite forecast for specific location)

Image/Video
Panoramic Image Viewerkrpano
Photo Editor (Mobile)Adobe Lightroom
(free)
Photo Editor (Mobile)Adobe Lightroom
(free)
Photo Editor (Mobile)Adobe Photoshop Express
(free)
Photo Editor (Mobile)Adobe Photoshop Express
(free)
Photo Editor (Mobile)Snapseed
(free)
Photo Editor (Mobile)Snapseed
(free)
Photo EditorAdobe Lightroom
Photo EditorGIMP
(free)
Photo EditorLuminar
(use along with these presets)
Photo StitcherArcsoft Panorama Maker
Photo StitcherAutopano Giga
Photo StitcherHugin
(free)
Photo StitcherPTgui
Tiny Planet CreatorCircular Studio
Video Editor (Mobile)iMovie
(free)
Video Editor (Mobile)LumaFusion
Video Editor (Mobile)Quik
(free)
Video EditorAdobe Premiere Pro
Video EditorDaVinci Resolve
(free)
Video EditorDJI GO
(free)
Video EditorFinal Cut Pro
Video EditorGoPro Studio
(free)
Video EditoriMovie
(free)
Video EditorMAGIX Vegas
Video EditorOpenShot
(free)
Video EditorPinnacle Studio
Video EditorProDrenalin
Video EditorShotcut
(free)
Video EditorWindows Movie Maker
(free)
Video EditorWondershare Filmora
Virtual Tour BuilderPanotour

Mapping
(turn photos into 3D models)
(mapping & measuring tool)

Performance
(free up memory to boost performance)

Safety
(check for magnetic interference in takeoff location)

Screen Recorder

Weather
(weather, news & fly zone maps)
(weather, news & fly zone maps)
(find sun/moon position at any time of day)
(find sun/moon position at any time of day)
(Local storm info & wind direction/speed)
(current weather & forecast)
(current weather & forecast)
(real-time local weather conditions)


Manuals


FAQ


How-Tos
Aircraft

Battery

Build It Yourself

Calibration

Camera

Firmware
(use at your own risk)
(using DJI Assistant 2)
(using DJI Fly)

Flying
Flight ModeCineSmooth
(DJI Tutorials)
Flight ModeCircle
(DJI Tutorials)
Flight ModeDronie
(DJI Tutorials)
Flight ModeHelix
(DJI Tutorials)
Flight ModeRocket
(DJI Tutorials)
Flight ModeRTH
(DJI Tutorials)
(Ed Ricker)
(Matthew Williams)
TechniqueHand Catching
(FlytPath)

Image/Video

Logs

Remote Controller


References
DJI
(find DJI drone model & build date)
(trade in your drone for DJI credit)

Mavic Mini
ReviewMavic Mini
(Drone Film Guide)
ReviewMavic Mini
(Ed Ricker)
ReviewMavic Mini
(iPhonedo)
ReviewMavic Mini
(Ready Set Drone)
(DJI Drone Service)


Tutorials


Education
Batteries
(DJI Guides)
(Mavic Help)

Camera
(Drone Film Guide #1)
(Drone Film Guide #2)
(Frederick Hagan)
(Ian in London)
(Steve Coutts)

Courses
(Learn to think, fly, film, and edit like a pro aerial filmmaker)

FAA
(rules for flying sUAS commercially)
(new rules for recreational drone use)
(US Act requiring model aircraft registration)
(shows areas where it's illegal to fly)
(shows areas where it's illegal to fly)
(shows areas requiring DJI's authorization to fly)
(temporary no fly zones)

FAA Part 107
(book used at FAA exam)
Online CourseEasy 107
Online CourseGleim Aviation
Online CourseGold Seal
Online CourseRemote Pilot 101
Practice Test3DR
Practice TestDauntless Aviation
Study Guide3DR
(VATSIM)
Study GuideRupprecht Law
Study GuideTony Northrup

FAA Registration
(required in US if aircraft exceeds 250 grams)

General

Photography
Adobe LightroomFixing Exposure
Adobe LightroomFixing Sharpening
Adobe PhotoshopMerge RAW Photos
(Digital Photography School)
(Drone Film Guide)

Safety

Video Editing
(Frederick Hagan)
(Roberto Blake)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Correction Tips
(Curtis Dart)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Correction Tips
(Frederick Hagan)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Correction Tips #2
(Frederick Hagan)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Grading Tutorial
(Frederick Hagan)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Grading Tutorial
(ProCinematicFX)
Adobe Premiere ProColor Grading with Sound
(Frederick Hagan)
Adobe Premiere ProCompiling Video Clips
Adobe Premiere ProExport A Frame Of Video
Adobe Premiere ProOverlay Matte Tutorial
DaVinci ResolveColor Grading Tips
(Casey Faris)
DaVinci ResolveColor Grading Tips
(tutvid)
Final Cut ProSpeed Ramp Tutorial

Videography
(Drone Film Guide)
(Droneworks Studios)
(Drone Film Guide)
(Tom's Tech Time)


Videos


Forums/Groups
(official Mavic Help forum)
(official DJI forum)
SocialSkyPixel
(share your aerial photos & video)


Magazines


Fixes
DJI Assistant 2 Fixes

Mobile Device Fixes
(tips to optimize Android device for DJI GO)
(tips to optimize Apple device for DJI GO)

Remote Controller Fixes


Practice Drones
(0.3 MP camera)
(HD 2MP Camera)
(no camera)
(screen built into remote controller)
(no camera)
(HD camera)
(HD camera)
(HD camera)


Repair Shops
Europe
(Netherlands)

US
(Greenville, CA)
(Westlake Village, CA)
(Daly City, CA)
(Fort Bragg, CA)
(Malden, MA)
(Hillside, NJ — $35 off with code MAVICHELP)
(Staten Island, NY)
(Salt Lake City, UT)
(Richmond, VA)

Worldwide

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