Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD)

High Definition, Low Weight, Perfect Stability

Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD)


Built-In Functions
  1. Three Working Modes
    · Orientation-locked control
    · Non orientation-locked control
    · FPV mode (Reset)
  2. Built-in independent IMU module
  3. DJI gimbal special servos drive module
  4. HDMI HD/AV module
  5. Wireless video transmission supported
  6. Camera shutter control supported
  7. Wide range voltage input supported
  8. S-Bus/PPM Receiver support
  9. 360° panoramic photograph function
  10. Auto-calibration function

Mechanical& Electrical Characteristics

Working CurrentStatic current: 200mA (@25V)

Dynamic current: 400mA (@25V)

Locked-rotor current: 4A (@25V)
Operating Temperature-10°C ~ 50°C
GCU Weight63g
GCU Dimensions64.2 mm × 34.1mm × 19.5mm


Supported CameraCANON EOS 5D MARK III
Supported Lens CurrentlyCANON EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM
GCU Input Power4S~12S LiPo (Recommend 6S if with S1000)
Control RequirementAt least four spare receiver channels
Assistant Software System RequirementWindows XP SP3; Windows 7; Windows 8 (32 or 64 bit)

Working Performance

Load Weight (Reference Value)2664g(5D MARK III with SD Card & Battery & CANON EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM Lens)
Controlled Angle Accuracy±0.02°
Maximum Controlled Rotation SpeedPan axis: ±90°/s

Tilt axis: ±130°/s

Roll axis: ±30°/s
RotationPan axis control: ±360° continuous rotation
Tilt axis control: +15°/-90°
Roll axis control: ±25°
Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD) <br>Gimbal Installation Demonstration 
Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD) 
Gimbal Installation Demonstration 
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  • Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD) Release Notes
  • Zenmuse Z15-5D III (HD) User Manual v1.4
  • Zenmuse Assistant Software v1.4 (Stop distributing and updating)


  • DJI WIN Driver Installer
  • * Important Note:
    As DJI Innovations has no control over use, setup, final assembly, modification (including use of non-specified DJI parts or misuse, no liability shall be assumed nor accepted for any resulting damage or injury. By the act of use, setup or assembly, the user accepts all resulting liability.

    We will stop distributing and updating "Zenmuse Assistant Software v1.4"on May 15, 2018, including adaptations to the new version of the operating system. After May 15, 2018, the software is still available for download. The server shutdown time will be announced separately. Looking ahead, DJI will continue to provide the best tools and services for users and developers.

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