This product is manufactured by SZ DJI Ronin Technology Co., Ltd. affiliated with DJI Group.
The Osmo Mobile supports smartphones measuring from 58.6mm-84.8mm width and up to 8.4mm thick. This covers most phones currently available, from the iPhone SE to the iPhone 6s Plus and Android phones of similar sizes. The type of phone being used will also have an effect, for instance if the phone has an additional case, special lenses or additional side buttons.
Step 1, activate the battery first before powering on Osmo Mobile, connect the charger cable to the handheld gimbal to charge and activate the battery.
Step 2, power on Osmo Mobile, connect it to the DJI GO app, follow the instructions to connect and activate Osmo Mobile then you can start to use it.
The Osmo Mobile connects with a phone via Bluetooth 4.0, so Bluetooth 4.0 is required in your phone, most smart phones made after 2015 support Bluetooth 4.0.
ActiveTrack is supported in all modes except Portrait Mode due to the limited width of the camera’s view. When shooting in Portrait Mode, a fast moving subject will move out of shot easily, which will affect the final recording. As a result, ActiveTrack is disabled for Portrait Mode.
No. Tracking speed cannot be set. The Osmo Mobile will adjust its movement according to the speed of the object, so you do not need to set its speed according to how you use it. The fastest it can track is the same as its Max Controllable Speed, 120°/s.
No. ActiveTrack is not compatible with certain phones (i.e. iPhone 5s and iPhone 5) due to limitations within the phones.
No. ActiveTrack is not affected by camera resolution.
No. Since the gimbal uses your phone to record video and sound, the 3.5mm Stereo Jack on the handle of Osmo Mobile does not support microphones. Instead, it’s been converted into a Charging/Upgrade Port. By connecting your Osmo Mobile to an external adaptor/power bank through the Power Cable, you can charge your Osmo Mobile any time. This jack is also used the Osmo Mobile’s firmware upgrades.
Yes. The Osmo Mobile uses the same handle design as the Osmo. You can use the trigger for multiple controls for both the gimbal and camera — hold it down for locking the gimbal’s direction, double tap for re-centering. Unlike other Osmo cameras, tapping the trigger three times does not rotate the phone. Instead, it switches your phone from front camera to rear camera.
Yes. Pressing the trigger and moving the joystick upward and downward will control digital zoom, but this may affect image quality.
No. The Osmo Mobile is sold as a complete unit. The gimbal is therefore non-detachable.
Yes. DJI GO allows you to control Shutter Speed, ISO and White Balance from your phone. This function is only supported on iOS devices.
The DJI Go app will select the best resolution based on the status of your phone. If you want to change the video’s resolution, go to DJI GO –> Camera Settings and change the related settings. Maximim video and photo resolution depends on the phone used, for example the iPhone 6s can shoot at 4K.
Yes. Go to Settings, Choose Live Broadcast Platform and choose the Custom option then follow the on-screen instructions.
Note: Live Broadcasting is not available on Android devices.
The main difference is the gimbal’s speed tracking your movements. In Sport Mode, the gimbal follows your movements closely, while in Walk Mode, the gimbal moves more slowly.
Yes. However, if shooting hyperlapse videos, Tripod Mode should be swithed off.
To ensure optimum image quality, manual adjustment of these functions has been disabled when shooting timelapse videos.
A maximum of 5.
The shooting direction of the phone camera will not be affected by the movement of your arms.
Yes. The Osmo Mobile uses the same battery as the original Osmo (980 mAh). A full charge requires 3 hours, and battery life varies between 3 and 4.5 hours.
The maximum charging current is 2.1A.
No. Please always use the dedicated USB cable for the Osmo Mobile when charging and upgrading.
No. The Osmo Mobile connects to your phone via Bluetooth with a few easy taps in the DJI GO app.
The connection speed of Bluetooth is faster than Wi-Fi. Once your phone is connected to the Osmo Mobile, it will automatically connect again the next time you use the same phone.
We give every Osmo Mobile a unique serial number, which is located on the left of the phone holder. You can easily locate your device by finding the serial number. You can also change the name of your device in the DJI GO app.
The Osmo Mobile has the same rosette mount as the Osmo meaning that accessories are interchangeable for both. We recommend using the Osmo Mobile with the Osmo Base or the Extension Rod with the Tripod for longer exposures or Motion Timelapses.
Yes. However external lenses may affect the balance of the gimbal. Large, heavy lenses are not recommended.