Support for DJI RS 3

FAQ

Intelligent Features
Intelligent Features
Gimbal
Gimbal
Camera Control
Camera Control
Accessories
Accessories
Battery
Battery

Intelligent Features

How do I enable SuperSmooth mode on DJI RS 3?
Tap the gimbal calibration icon on the touchscreen of the gimbal and enable SuperSmooth mode.* Tap Start Calibration to perform calibration for better stabilization.

* Before using SuperSmooth mode, make sure you have installed the lens-fastening support.
What are the differences between SuperSmooth and the normal stabilization of DJI RS 3?
SuperSmooth mode was developed for fast-moving scenarios. It increases the torque of DJI RS 3 to further enhance stabilization, delivering stable footage in fast-moving scenarios.
How many subjects can DJI RS 3 follow using ActiveTrack?
One.
When using ActiveTrack on DJI RS 3, how do I adjust composition?
You can use the joystick on the grip to control the gimbal and compose your shot.

Gimbal

How do I activate DJI RS 3?
Follow the steps below to activate the device:
1. Press and hold the power button to power on the gimbal.
2. Enable Bluetooth on your mobile device.
3. Launch the Ronin app and register or log in with your DJI account. Select DJI RS 3 on the device list, enter the default password: 12345678, and follow the on-screen instructions to activate DJI RS 3.*
4. DJI RS 3 will enter sleep mode after successful activation. Press the power button once to exit sleep mode before use.

* During activation, make sure your mobile device is connected to the internet.
How do I update the firmware of DJI RS 3?
Follow the steps below to update the firmware:
1. Press and hold the power button to power on the gimbal.
2. Launch the Ronin app, tap Connect to Gimbal, and select your DJI RS 3 on the device list.
3. When new firmware is available, there will be a prompt on the top of the Ronin app main page that says "Update Now."* Simply tap it. There will be a prompt to indicate a successful update. Tap Exit to complete the update.
4. If the update fails, restart the device and try again.

* Do not power off the gimbal or exit the app until the firmware update is complete.
Is DJI RS 3 waterproof?
No. Ports on DJI RS 3 are not waterproof or dustproof. Please keep away from water and dust during use to avoid damaging the device.
What material is DJI RS 3 made of?
DJI RS 3 is primarily composed of aluminum alloy.
Which cameras and lenses are supported by DJI RS 3?
Please refer to the Ronin Series Compatibility Search: https://www.dji.com/support/compatibility
Does DJI RS 3 have any key shortcuts?
1. Power Button
Press and hold: Power on/off;
Press once: Sleep/wake.
2. Trigger
Press and hold: Enter Lock mode;
Press twice: Recenter the gimbal;
Press three times: Enter Selfie mode.
3. Front Dial
Electronic focusing (by default).
4. Camera Control Button
Press halfway: Autofocus;
Press once: Start/stop recording;
Press and hold: Take a photo.
5. Joystick
Push up or pull down: Control tilt axis movement (by default);
Push left or right: Control pan axis movement (by default).
6. M Button
Press once: Can be customized to lock/unlock the touchscreen, or take a photo;
Press and hold: Enter Sport mode;
Press and hold while pressing the Trigger twice: Lock Sport mode. Repeat to exit;
Press and hold the M Button and Trigger: Start auto calibration.
How do I use the automated axis locks on DJI RS 3?
When the gimbal is powered off, press and hold the power button, and the three axes unlock and expand automatically to become ready for use within seconds. Press and hold the power button again to lock the axes and power off the gimbal. During use, press the power button once and the axes automatically lock and enter sleep mode. Press once again to unlock and wake.
How do I enable the different gimbal modes of DJI RS 3?
With the new gimbal mode switch, you can quickly change between Pan Follow, Pan and Tilt Follow, and FPV modes. The FPV switch is also customizable to 3D Roll 360, Portrait, or Custom.
What is the max tested payload supported by DJI RS 3?
Approx. 3 kg/6.6 lbs.

Camera Control

What cameras can be controlled by the Bluetooth shutter of DJI RS 3?
Please refer to the Ronin Series Compatibility Search: https://www.dji.com/support/compatibility
How do I enable Bluetooth shutter control on DJI RS 3?
Swipe down the main page of the built-in touchscreen, tap the Bluetooth icon, and DJI RS 3 will begin searching for the Bluetooth signals of the surrounding devices. Select the Bluetooth name of your camera. Certain camera models require a linking password. After successful connection, the Bluetooth icon will turn blue. For detailed steps, watch the tutorial Connecting DJI RS 3/RS 3 Pro.
What functions can be controlled by Bluetooth shutter on DJI RS 3?
Press halfway to autofocus, press once to start recording, and press and hold to take a photo.

Accessories

What accessories can be used interchangeably among DJI RS 3 Pro, DJI RS 3, DJI RS 2, and DJI RSC 2?
Please check the appendix: DJI RS Series Universal Accessories List

Battery

How long is the runtime of the DJI RS 3 battery grip?
Up to 12 hours with equipment in a level and stationary state, the gimbal balanced, three axes in an active state, and the battery only powering the gimbal.
How long does it take to fully charge the DJI RS 3 battery grip?
Approx. 2.5 hours.*

* Measured with an 18W charger. It is recommended to use PD protocol chargers. Quick-charging DJI RS 3 can only be done using a USB-C to USB-C charging cable.
Can DJI RS 3 be used while charging?
Yes.
Are the battery grips of DJI RS 3, DJI RS 3 Pro, and DJI RS 2 interchangeable?
The battery grip of DJI RS 3 is not interchangeable with that of DJI RS 3 Pro or DJI RS 2.

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