DJI RS 3 Mini FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
How to turn on the DJI RS 3 Mini?
To start the gimbal, you need to press the power button ⏻ once short and then once long. Without activation, you can use the gimbal 5 times. After that, activation is mandatory, as with all devices DJI
Follow the steps below to activate the device:
1. Press and hold the power button to turn on DJI RS 3 Mini, and then select the language.
2. Turn on Bluetooth on your smartphone.
3. Launch the Ronin app on your smartphone and register or log in to your DJI account. Tap Connect and select DJI RS 3 Mini. Enter the default password 12345678 and follow the on-screen instructions to activate the DJI RS 3 Mini.
4. After successful activation, DJI RS 3 Mini will go into sleep mode. Press the power button once to exit sleep mode before using the.
Does the DJI RS 3 Mini have any keyboard shortcuts?
1. Power button
Press and hold: Power on/off.
Press once/twice: Sleep/Wake up.
Press once when the gimbal is turned off: Check the current battery level of the gimbal.
Press and hold: Enter lock mode.
Double-press: re-center the gimbalal.
Press three times: Enter Selfie mode.
3. Front knob
The default setting is electronic focus. You can change the function on the touch screen.
4. Camera control button
Press halfway: Control autofocus.
Press once: start/stop recording.
Press and hold: Take a picture.
Push up or pull down: Control the movement of the tilt axis (default setting).
Press left or right: Control the movement of the pan axis (default setting).
6. M button
Press once: switch configuration parameters.
Press and hold: enter sports mode.
Press and hold while pressing the trigger twice: Enter and stay in sport mode. Repeat to exit Sport mode.
Press and hold the M button and start: Start automatic tuning.
What modes of operation the DJI RS 3 Mini gimbal has?
DJI RS 3 Mini supports modes PF (Pan Follow), PTF (Pan and Tilt Follow), FPV, 3D Roll 360 and Custom. You can switch the gimbal mode by pressing the M button once or on the touch screen.
What is the difference between the gimbal modes PF (Pan Follow), PTF (Pan and Tilt Follow), FPV, 3D Roll 360 and Custom?
1. In PF mode only the pan axis follows the movement of the handle. This is useful for horizontal camera movements such as circling the subject, left and right movements, and the appearance of passing shots.
2. In PTF mode both axes of rotation and tilt follow the movement of the handle. This is suitable when moving up and down or on a slant.
3. In FPV mode all three axes follow the movement of the handle. This is often used in camera rotation scenarios.
4. In 3D Roll 360 the tilt axis will rotate 90° and the camera lens will point straight up. You can then control the joystick to rotate the pan axis 360° to create a time tunnel effect.
5. In Custom mode (custom) you can manually set any axis to track.
How stabilization works in the DJI RS 3 Mini?
Similar to other gimbals, DJI RS 3 Mini provides stabilization in three axes by means of motors. The device uses the 3rd generation of stabilization, which provides an increase of stability by 20% compared to RSC 2, effortlessly manage low angle shots, running scenarios or switching between high and low positions.
Can the RS 3 Mini be controlled wirelessly?
Yes Gimbal RS 3 Mini has Bluetooth 5.1, camera control is available without cable connection for cameras that also have Bluetooth function. In the case of cameras sony series bluetooth remote control must be enabled before connecting to the gimbal. In the case of cameras with canon series remote control mode must be enabled before connecting to the gimbal.
Does the DJI RS 3 Mini use automatic or manual axis locks?
The DJI RS 3 Mini is designed with manual axle locks
Can the DJI RS 3 Mini be recorded vertically? How to use it?
Yes. DJI RS 3 Mini can switch to shooting vertically without additional accessories, such as a vertical camera mount. Simply attach standard quick coupler for the vertical arm. This is convenient for creating short videos on social media. Supports native switching between horizontal and vertical shooting to meet the needs of shooting with different aspect ratios. For detailed information, check out the instructional video DJI RS 3 Mini. https://www.dji.com/en/rs-3-mini/video
What cameras and lenses the DJI RS 3 Mini supports?
The easiest way to check it is on the website: https://www.dji.com/en/support/compatibility. First, choose your camera, then your lenses.
What accessory ports the DJI RS 3 Mini has?
NATO Port on the side of the body of the DJI RS 3 Mini allows the installation of accessories such as briefcase holders, external fill lights and microphones.NATO port is compatible with the handle DJI RS Briefcase Handle. If you already have this accessory, you can use it directly with DJI RS 3 Mini.The lower opening for 1/4 screw" can be used to connect tripods, achieving greater stability.
What camera functions can be controlled by the Bluetooth shutter on the DJI RS 3 Mini?
Press the camera control button halfway: Control autofocus. Press the camera control button once: Start/stop recording.Press and hold the camera control button: Take a picture.* Supported features vary from camera to camera. For details, go to the Ronin Series Compatibility Search page: https://www.dji.com/en/support/compatibility
Does the DJI RS 3 Mini support SuperSmooth mode?
Can I detach the DJI RS 3 Mini handle?
DJI RS 3 Mini uses an integrated handle design that can further reduce overall weight and increase portability, so the handle cannot be detached.
Can I adjust the screen brightness on the DJI RS 3 Mini?
Can I use the DJI RS 3 Mini quick release plate on other stabilizers?
No, the quick release plate is only compatible with DJI RS 3 Mini and should not be used on other models.
What is the working time of the DJI RS 3 Mini gimbal?
The working time is up to 10 hours*, providing enough power to fully meet the needs of all-day photography.* Measured with equipment, i.e., horizontal and stationary state and balanced gimbal. When the gimbal is in motion, the operating time will be reduced.
How long does it take to fully charge the DJI RS 3 Mini?
The fastest time for a full charge is 2.5 hours*.* Tested at 77°F (25°C) using a 10W charger.
Does the DJI RS 3 Mini support fast charging?
Not. For charging the device, it is recommended to use 10 W chargers with standard charging cable USB-C.
Can DJI RS 3 Mini be used while charging?
Is the DJI RS 3 Mini gimbal lightweight? What is the weight of the DJI RS 3 Mini?
The gimbal weighs 795 g in portrait mode. When shooting horizontally with a horizontal arm, the product weighs 850 g. Both weights include quick release plate and do not include extended handle/stand. The extended handle/stand weighs about. 128 gCompared to the gimbal DJI RS 3 Pro weight and dimensions have been reduced by 50%
What material the DJI RS 3 Mini is made of?
The DJI RS 3 Mini consists mainly of aluminum alloy.
What is the screen material and size of the DJI RS 3 Mini?
The DJI RS 3 Mini is equipped with 1.4-inch color LCD touchscreen display.The full-color touchscreen has a new user interface design and interface logic, allowing you to intuitive controls and easy operation. You can customize most functions without an app and access typical settings at your fingertips.
Is the DJI RS 3 Mini waterproof and dustproof?
DJI RS 3 Mini is not waterproof or dustproof. Keep the stabilizer away from water and dust during use to avoid damage to the device.
What is the maximum lifting capacity of the DJI RS 3 Mini?
What accessories can be used interchangeably between DJI RS 3 Mini, DJI RS 3 Pro, DJI RS 3, DJI RS 2 and DJI RSC 2?
A list of universal accessories of the DJI RS you will find here.