It’s Official; DJI unveiled the Zenmuse X7 drone camera

DJI drones, probably the best camera drone in the market today, as to it produces a great aerial images and videos. But, the company today just released their new camera, specifically for drones, after few leaks. This camera is the Zenmuse X7, the first ever Super 35 digital camera, which is a milestone by the company itself and to the whole industry. This new camera is created to work with DJI’s Inspire 2 drone.

The Zenmuse X7 camera is for professional use, as to it comes also with a crazy price tag too. The camera itself packs with other features such, a massive 14 stops of dynamic range, which is great for taking video in low-light setting. Users can record videos in 6K CinemaDNG RAW, 5.2K Apple ProRes at 30fps, and 3.9K CinemaDNG RAW or 2.7K ProRes at 59.94fps.

This camera works on DJI’s DL-mount, boasting a very short flange focal distance. DJI also offers a variety of compatible lenses with focal lengths ranging from 16mm to 50mm with a max aperture of f/2.8. All the lenses for this camera, are made with carbon to ensure durability and low weight.

For 16mm lens, it can access an integrated ND 4 filter while other lenses (24mm, 35mm and 50 mm) will sport a mechanical shutter. Also, DJI introduced its DJI Cinema Color System, which aims to make the new Zenmuse camera suitable for commercial production that includes TV shows and movies. The overall weight of Zenmuse X7 gimbal 631 grams/ 22.3 oz, when using the 16mm camera.

The Zenmuse X7 camera will cost about $ 2,699 USD. For lenses, the 16mm, 24mm and 35mm cost at $1,299 USD each, while the 50mm lens is priced at $ 1,199 USD. However, a professional want to get all the four lenses, can get it for bundle price at $ 4, 299 USD. Shipping on the camera begins next month, and it will arrive at DJI stores worldwide then, as well.


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DJI hints a new event via trailer


Most consumer drones today in the market, probably most of them are from DJI. This drone manufacturer probably had the best drones to offer to variety of consumers, from just simple toy to professional flyer. Also, they have produced drones that are capable of doing of what it needs to do.

Recently, DJI had been released a hint on something new this coming October 11. But, this is not a surprise for most of the consumer, since this was the time where the company just released a ground breaking product. This is the time where, one of the best drone in the market had been released, the Mavic Pro.

Rumors were telling that, the Phantom Line of drones is expected to be replaced with new and bigger Mavic type drones, but some tells that a new Phantom 5 with retracts might be released or a new Mavic with 1-inch image clip. A new smaller zoom camera is speculated also. While DJI has the Z30 for their industrial market, it carries a hefty price and has a relatively small image chip.

The company just released a video trailer, entitled “DJI – Reflections – October 11, 2017”, probably confirming an event which left a huge whole of speculation, about a new product. But in the video clips, it tells something of a lens of particular camera.

The event is scheduled for this upcoming Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 5pm PST. Check out the DJI YouTube channel for more info.

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