October 25 , 2023 – DJI, the  world leader in consumer drones and innovative camera technology, today announced the Osmo Pocket 3, a pocket-sized gimbal camera for versatile photography . Osmo Pocket 3 is equipped with a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that captures every detail. The touchscreen has been enlarged to 2 inches and now rotates for intuitive and precise operation, making it easy to switch between portrait and landscape shooting. Compatible with high-quality 4K/120fps video recording.

    “Osmo Pocket 3 is a game-changer for handheld photography. It combines greater precision and portability than ever before, enabling creative photography. We can't wait to capture your stories and great moments and bring them to life,” said Paul Pan, DJI Senior Product Line Manager.

    Compact design, impressive images

    Compact and flexible, Osmo Pocket 3 is equipped with a 1-inch CMOS sensor that delivers unparalleled image quality even in complex lighting environments. Capable of shooting in 4K/120fps, it captures every detail with amazing clarity in any scene. Osmo Pocket 3's Night Shot optimizes image quality to bring your subjects to life with vivid, realistic colors even in low-light conditions. The camera finely adjusts the exposure to suit your skin tone and captures any image with a clear, healthy complexion. For professional-level shooting, Osmo Pocket 3 supports 10-bit D-Log M and 10-bit HLG color modes, capturing the scenery in front of you with stunning clarity and true colors. Recreate the excitement. With 10-bit D-Log M, you can record over 1 billion colors and capture every detail. On the other hand, 10-bit HLG HDR captures a wider dynamic range, allowing you to enjoy a high-quality visual experience on HDR-compatible devices.

    intelligent features

    Osmo Pocket 3 is equipped with a variety of intelligent features to help you unleash your creativity. Equipped with a rotating 2-inch full-color OLED touch screen, you can easily operate it with your fingertips. All-pixel high-speed focusing allows you to quickly focus on your subject and capture it sharply. It also supports product exhibition mode, allowing for smooth live streaming and product introductions. Equipped with a 3-axis mechanical stabilization mechanism, Osmo Pocket 3 always captures stable footage, even during dynamic camera work or movement.

    ActiveTrack 6.0 supports multiple follow modes, including automatic face detection mode and dynamic framing, allowing you to capture movie-quality footage. Three built-in microphones reduce wind noise and capture sound from all directions in stereo for immersive audio recording. Compatible DJI Mic 2 supports simultaneous two-person audio recording, perfect for Vlogs, interviews, live streaming, and more. Facial Beauty Effect 2.0 allows you to create beautiful shots that are more tailored to each individual. Osmo Pocket 3 uses automatic axis locking to protect the gimbal when stored. Osmo Pocket 3 can be charged to 80% in just 16 minutes [2] . When fully charged, you can record up to 116 minutes of 4K/60fps video and 166 minutes of 1080p/24fps video [3] , so you can shoot to your heart's content.

    Unlimited creativity with various shooting modes

    The versatile Osmo Pocket 3 supports a wide range of scenarios, including high-resolution live streaming, and as a webcam for online meetings and video chats. Using the built-in timecode function, you can seamlessly synchronize footage shot with different cameras, increasing post-editing efficiency and creating professional-level edits that tell your story.

    Osmo Pocket 3 supports the following various shooting modes and functions that can be used with simple operations.

    · Spin shot: Achieve smooth camera work with 180° rotation with one-handed operation.

    · Motionlapse: Capture unique and gorgeous footage that lets you feel the passage of time, like a sunrise or moving city traffic.

    · Digital zoom: With up to 4x digital zoom, you can make your subject appear larger in any shot.

    · Panorama: Capture spectacular landscapes and scenes in sharp detail.

    Edit with LightCut

    The LightCut app easily connects to Osmo Pocket 3 and uses convenient one-touch editing features to create videos with simple operations. Utilizing AI, it automatically recognizes and selects highlight scenes from captured footage and easily generates 4K videos, allowing for efficient editing. This app also comes with a wide variety of video templates, and you can choose from templates with various themes such as Vlog, travel, parties, family events, time with pets, gourmet food, and daily life. LightCut simplifies editing and transforms your footage into elaborate content in no time. Additionally, since you can edit efficiently on the app, there is no need to download footage while editing, saving you valuable space on your smartphone.

    Accessories that unleash your imagination [4]

    Osmo Pocket 3 supports a wide range of accessories designed to support your creative photography.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 Black Mist Filter: The Black Mist Filter uses a magnetic design for easy installation. It adjusts flare in highlights and softens skin tone for a unique and flattering look.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 Wide-Angle Lens: Attach the wide-angle lens to extend the FOV up to 108°, allowing you to capture wider angles of view. Magnetic design allows for quick and easy attachment and detachment.

    · Osmo Mini Tripod: The highly portable mini tripod has a 1/4-20 threaded hole, making it flexible for a variety of applications.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 Battery Handle: The battery handle has a built-in 950mAh battery, and when connected to Pocket 3, it can extend the operating time by about 62% [5] . It's hot-swappable, and you can also connect external audio devices with the built-in USB-C port. You can also connect accessories such as tripods using the 1/4 inch threaded hole on the bottom.

    · DJI Mic 2 Transmitter: The DJI Mic 2 transmitter records clear audio and delivers professional-level sound quality. The transmitter alone has a runtime of 6 hours, 8GB of internal storage, and can record up to 14 hours of 48 kHz 24-bit audio without compression.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 ND Filter Set (Magnetic Detachable): This magnetically detachable ND filter set includes ND16, ND64, and ND256 filters. Magnetic design makes it easy to put on and take off.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 Expansion Adapter: The expansion adapter can be attached to the cold shoe or action camera port.

    · Osmo Pocket 3 Carry Bag : Specially designed for the Creator Combo, the carry bag is a convenient way to keep all your devices and accessories together.

    Price and sales period

    DJI Osmo Pocket 3 is available for sale starting today from our online store store.dji.com and authorized stores.

    DJI Osmo Pocket 3 74,800 yen 

    Included items: Osmo Pocket 3, PD standard compatible cable (Type-C to Type-C), Osmo Pocket 3 protective cover, DJI wrist strap, Osmo Pocket 3 handle (with 1/4 inch screw hole)

    DJI Osmo Pocket 3 Creator Combo   96,800 yen

    Included items: Osmo Pocket 3, PD standard compatible cable (Type-C to Type-C), Osmo Pocket 3 protective cover, DJI wrist strap, Osmo Pocket 3 handle (with 1/4 inch screw hole), DJI Mic 2 transmitter (Shadow Black), DJI Mic 2 Windscreen, DJI Mic 2 Clip Magnet, Osmo Pocket 3 Battery Handle, Osmo Mini Tripod, Osmo Pocket 3 Carry Bag

    More information on new features, accessories and compatibility: https://www.dji.com/jp/osmo-pocket-3

    DJI Care Refresh

    DJI Care Refresh is a comprehensive warranty plan that covers aging, collisions, water damage, etc., and is also available for DJI Osmo Pocket 3. Product refresh exchanges, where you can exchange your product for an equivalent new product for a small additional fee, are available up to two times per year for the one-year version, and up to four times in two years for the two-year version. Other exclusive benefits include manufacturer warranties, global warranty services, and free shipping. For details, please check https://www.dji.com/jp/service/djicare-refresh .

    About DJI

    Since its founding in 2006, DJI has been a pioneer in the consumer drone industry, leading the world in innovation. It has supported users' first drone flights and revolutionized professional photography. Today, DJI strives to build a better world by continuously advancing human progress. Always with pure curiosity, we strive to solve all kinds of problems, and have expanded our business into fields such as agriculture, public safety, surveying/mapping, and infrastructure inspection. DJI products are creating new value in these areas as well, delivering unprecedented changes to the lives of people around the world.

    [1] 4K/120fps video recording is only available in slow motion mode.     

    [2] Osmo Pocket 3 has a built-in 1300mAh battery. It can be charged to 80% in 16 minutes and fully charged to 100% in 32 minutes. Measured in a lab environment using a DJI 65W PD standard charger (sold separately).

    [3] Measured in a lab environment at 25°C with Wi-Fi off and screen off. This value is for reference only.

    [4] Accessories are sold separately.

    [5] When measured in a 25°C lab environment, when the battery handle is fully charged and connected to Osmo Pocket 3, Osmo Pocket 3 runs approximately 62% longer (when shooting at 1080p/24fps). (adds 103 minutes to drive time). This value is for reference only.

    Derek is a writer, video and stills shooter who has been in the video graphics industry since the 1980s. Derek is a founding member of the Camera Insider.

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