DJI Smart Controller
The DJI Smart Controller is designed to maximise your outdoor flying experience.
A 5.5-inch built-in screen displays crystal-clear images, even in the most challenging environments.
The DJI Smart Controller boasts pre-installed features, such as SkyTalk and the DJI Go 4 app.
- Built-in ultra-bright 5.5-inch 1080p screen
- OcuSync 2.0 Full-HD visual transmission
- Extremely portable device, with detachable control sticks
- Operates in temperatures from -20°C to 40°C
- Share your aerial images and videos through DJI GO 4 app's new Go Share function
The DJI Smart Controller features a built-in 5.5-inch ultra-bright 1080p screen.
At 1000cd/m², the display is approximately twice as bright as a screen on a conventional smart device.
This helps to keep your feed viewable, even in direct sunlight.
The DJI Smart Controller benefits from OcuSync 2.0 Full-HD video-transmission technology.
This means that the device automatically switches between 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz.
This helps to reduce the influence of environmental interference on drone operation and image quality.
The DJI Smart Controller has long-range transmission of up to 8km.
Efficient, reliable and long-lasting
The 5000mmAh battery supports quick charging and can work continuously for up to 2.5 hours.
Stable operation in temperatures from -20°C to 40 °C, giving you reliable HD connection, so you can go further.
Connects with your drone as soon as it is powered on and is portable enough to take anywhere.
Amazing video and photo performance
With a built-in microphone and speaker, the DJI Smart Controller can play back videos through the HDMI port at 4K 60fps on the H.264/H.265 codecs.
The DJI Smart Controller's customised Android system and optimised DJI Go 4 app ensures focused and faster aerial creation.
The Smart Controller also supports third-party apps for a variety of additional sharing and editing options.
Easily transfer your aerial photos and videos from the DJI Smart Controller to your mobile device using DJI GO 4 app's new Go Share function.
Use the new SkyTalk feature to live stream your drone's camera view directly to social media. SkyTalk also lets you create and share short videos instantly.
Frequently Asked Questions
The DJI Smart Controller provides brightness up to 1000 cd/m2, showing clear details even under direct sunlight and making it an optimal tool for outdoor use. For reference, an average smartphone display offers a brightness of 500-705 cd/m2, and the indoor brightness on a sunny day is approximately 100 to 500 cd/m2.
An HDMI port (that supports 4K video output), microSD card slot, a USB type-C port, and a USB-A port. Through these ports, you can output video, insert a microSD card, charge the controller, and more.
The brightness can be adjusted both ways. When Auto mode is enabled, the DJI Smart Controller will automatically adjust its brightness using a built-in light sensor, making it optimal for the human eye according to the surrounding environment.
The DJI Smart Controller can be connected to Wi-Fi networks/hotspots and Bluetooth.
No. You cannot customize the DJI Smart Controller buttons. However, we have designed a series of shortcut button combinations based on user habits for more efficient control and better user experiences. Please refer to the user manual for more details.
The DJI Smart Controller's system can be updated either by connecting to the internet or a computer with DJI Assistant 2 downloaded from the official website. Apps can be updated along with the system or by connecting to the internet.
Check your surroundings for potential interference factors and then adjust the orientation of your antennas to enhance signal strength.
You can use a microSD card or the built-in Go Share function to transfer files. You can also transfer files by connecting the DJI Smart Controller to a computer (non-Mac) and selecting "Transfer Files" from the Smart Controller menu.
By enabling the SRE function, image display will be automatically enhanced and optimized so that content is still clearly visible even under direct sunlight.
The built-in DJI GO 4 app has been optimized for use with the DJI Smart Controller. Both the built-in DJI GO 4 app and the standard DJI GO 4 app will be simultaneously updated.
Yes. You can download third-party apps through the built-in browser or install APK files from a microSD card. (DJI will not be liable for any permission or safety issues resulting from use of third-party apps. If an installed third-party app prevents you from enjoying optimal use of your controller, we suggest you remove the app or restore the controller to the original factory settings.)
Yes, it supports QC2.0 quick charging via the type-C port at the bottom of the controller.
You can expand the controller's storage with an extra microSD card and transfer the downloaded files from the controller to the microSD card. You can also view photos and videos saved in an aircraft's microSD card on the DJI Smart Controller.
Operation Frequency Range: 2.400-2.4835 GHz, 5.725-5.850 GHz. Local regulations in some countries prohibit the use of the 5.8 GHz and 5.2 GHz frequencies. In some regions, the 5.2 GHz frequency band is only allowed for indoor use.
Max Transmission Distance (unobstructed, free of interference): 2.400-2.4835 GHz: 8 km (FCC), 4 km (CE), 4 km (SRRC), 4 km (MIC). 5.725-5.850 GHz: 8 km (FCC), 2 km (CE), 5 km (SRRC).
Transmitter Power (EIRP): 2.400-2.4835 GHz: 25.5 dBm (FCC), 18.5 dBm (CE), 19 dBm (SRRC), 18.5 dBm (MIC). 5.725-5.850 GHz: 25.5 dBm (FCC), 12.5 dBm (CE), 18.5 dBm (SRRC)
Protocol: Wi-Fi Direct, Wireless Display, 802.11a/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi with 2×2 MIMO is supported
Operation Frequency Range: 2.400-2.4835 GHz, 5.150-5.250 GHz, 5.725-5.850 GHz
Transmitter Power (EIRP): 2.400-2.4835 GHz: 21.5 dBm (FCC), 18.5 dBm (CE), 18.5 dBm (SRRC), 20.5 dBm (MIC). 5.150-5.250 GHz: 19 dBm (FCC), 19 dBm (CE), 19 dBm (SRRC), 19 dBm (MIC), 5.725-5.850 GHz: 21 dBm (FCC), 13 dBm (CE), 21 dBm (SRRC).
Protocol: Bluetooth 4.2
Operation Frequency Range: 2.400-2.4835 GHz
Transmitter Power (EIRP): 4 dBm (FCC), 4 dBm (CE), 4 dBm (SRRC), 4 dBm (MIC)
Battery: 18650 Li-ion (5000 mAh @ 7.2 V)
Charge Type: Supports USB power adapters rated 12 V/2 A
Rated Power: 15 W
Storage Capacity: ROM 16 GB + scalable (microSD)
Charging Time: 2 hours (using a USB power adapter rated 12 V/2 A)
Working Time: 2.5 hours
Video Output Port: HDMI Port
Power Supply Current / Voltage (USB-A port): 5 V/ 900 mA
Operation Temperature Range: -4° to 104° F (-20° to 40° C)
Storage Temperature Range:6 months: -22° to 77° F (-30° to 25° C).
Charging Temperature Range: 41° to 104° F (5° to 40° C)
Supported Aircraft Models: Mavic 2 Pro, Mavic 2 Zoom, Mavic 2 Enterprise Series, and Phantom 4 Pro V2.0
Dimensions: 177.5 x 121.3 x 40 mm (antennas folded, and the control sticks unmounted). 177.5 x 181 x 60 mm (antennas unfolded, and the control sticks mounted)
Weight: Approx. 630 g
Supported SD Cards
Supported SD Cards: microSD™. Supports microSD cards with a capacity of up to 128 GB and R/W speed up to UHS-I Speed Grade 3
What's in the Box
Number in Box
DJI Smart Controller
24W USB Fast Charger
USB3 Type-C Cable
Spare Control Stick Pair