Best Tablets and Phones for DJI GO & DJI Fly (Updated Daily)

Overview

There are a wide variety of Apple and Android devices available. It's important to make sure you're using a device that is powerful enough in order to prevent DJI GO,  DJI GO 4, and/or DJI Fly from lagging, freezing, and/or crashing during use.

The following list includes:

Note: If you decide to use a mobile device that DJI does not support, that just means DJI won't assist you if you contact them for help. It does not necessarily mean the mobile device will not be able to run DJI GO/Fly.


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Apple Devices for DJI GO & DJI Fly

 DeviceTypeScreenLengthWidthDepthWeightBright1CPURAMGPSDJI AppLikesDiscuss
iPad 2017Tablet9.7"9.4"6.67"0.29"16.54ozN/AA92GBYes6%18%2%1351
iPad 2018Tablet9.7"9.45"6.67"0.3"16.5ozN/AA102GBYes6%27%2%1921
 iPad 2019Tablet10.2"9.8"6.8"0.29"17oz500nitsA103GBYes27%8%301
iPad Air 2013Tablet9.7"9.45"6.67"0.3"16.54oz426nitsA71GBYes4%12%2%601
 iPad Air 2019Tablet10.5"9.8"6.8"0.24"16.08oz500nitsA123GBYes1%21%8%301
iPad Air 2 2014Tablet9.7"9.45"6.67"0.24"15.41oz415nitsA8X2GBYes8%20%4%1131
iPad Mini 2 2013Tablet7.9"7.87"5.3"0.3"11.68ozN/AA71GBYes6%20%4%1671
iPad Mini 3 2014Tablet7.9"7.87"5.3"0.3"11.68oz394nitsA71GBYes11%19%2%581
iPad Mini 4 2015Tablet7.9"8"5.31"0.24"10.55oz450nitsA82GBYes7%29%5%4262
 iPad Mini 5 2019Tablet7.9"8"5.3"0.24"10.59oz500nitsA123GBYes3%31%12%972
iPad Pro 2015Tablet12.9"12.04"8.69"0.27"25.15oz424nitsA9X4GBYes11%44%181
iPad Pro 2016Tablet9.7"9.45"6.67"0.24"15.66oz511nitsA9X2GBYes3%21%381
iPad Pro 2017Tablet10.5"9.87"6.85"0.24"16.48oz600nitsA10X4GBYes1%27%3%661
iPad Pro 2017Tablet12.9"12.04"8.69"0.27"23.84oz600nitsA10X4GBYes6%17%181
iPad Pro 2018Tablet11"9.74"7.02"0.23"16.5oz600nitsA12X4GBYes16%9%321
iPad Pro 2018Tablet12.9"11.04"8.46"0.23"22.2oz600nitsA12X4GBYes31%6%241
iPhone 11 2019Phone6.1"5.94"2.98"0.33"6.84oz625nitsA134GBYes20%20%71
iPhone 11 Pro 2019Phone5.8"5.67"2.81"0.32"6.63oz800nitsA134GBYes3%13%23%101
iPhone 11 Pro Max 2019Phone6.5"6.22"3.06"0.32"7.97oz800nitsA134GBYes21%21%101
iPhone 5s 2013Phone4"4.87"2.31"0.3"3.95oz502nitsA71GBYes8%8%381
iPhone 6 2014Phone4.7"5.44"2.64"0.27"4.55oz558nitsA81GBYes9%28%3%581
iPhone 6 Plus 2014Phone5.5"6.23"3.07"0.29"6.77oz566nitsA92GBYes2%15%601
iPhone 6s 2015Phone4.7"5.44"2.64"0.28"5.04oz567nitsA92GBYes6%21%2%561
iPhone 6s Plus 2015Phone5.5"6.23"3.07"0.29"6.77oz582nitsA92GBYes8%28%5%341
iPhone 7 2016Phone4.7"5.44"2.64"0.28"4.87oz603nitsA102GBYes14%38%291
iPhone 7 Plus 2016Phone5.5"6.23"3.07"0.29"6.63oz552nitsA103GBYes4%24%4%551
iPhone 8 2017Phone4.7"5.45"2.65"0.29"5.22ozN/AA112GBYes1%20%8%321
iPhone 8 Plus 2017Phone5.5"6.24"3.07"0.3"7.13ozN/AA113GBYes1%32%4%551
iPhone SE 2016Phone4"4.87"2.31"0.3"3.99oz598nitsA92GBYes5%12%6%301
iPhone X 2017Phone5.8"5.65"2.79"0.3"6.14oz634nitsA113GBYes21%7%721
iPhone XR 2018Phone6.1"5.94"2.98"0.33"6.84oz694nitsA123GBYes1%33%10%261
iPhone XS 2018Phone5.8"5.65"2.79"0.3"6.24oz625nitsA124GBYes14%41%14%111
iPhone XS Max 2018Phone6.5"6.2"3.05"0.3"7.34oz660nitsA124GBYes12%53%8%291
iPod Touch (6th Gen) 2015Tablet4"4.86"2.31"0.24"3.1ozN/AA81GBNo9%91%220

 

1 The max brightness was measured by AnandTech, DisplayMate, or GSMArena.

Note: Both Wi-Fi only and cellular iPad Air/Mini/Pro models are compatible. Only cellular models have GPS. You do not have to activate the cell service in order to use the GPS. The DJI GO & DJI Fly apps currently only requires GPS on an Apple device when using the Follow Me feature or to reset the home point to your current location if you've moved elsewhere after taking off. If you're going to use a Wi-Fi only Apple device, you could attach a Bluetooth GPS receiver (like one of these) to add GPS later if needed.

Note: When flying a Phantom, tablets wider than 6.75 inches (including the case) will require an extender to be installed on the remote controller mount. The iPad Air will fit without case. This extender is designed well and will securely hold a tablet that's up to 8.69 inches wide.

Note: When flying a Mavic, Mavic Air, or Spark, mobile devices taller than 6.8 inches or thicker than 0.34 inches (including the case) will not fit in the remote controller arms. Mobile devices up to 8 inches tall (e.g. an iPad Mini 4) can be wedged into the remote controller arms like this. If the mobile device is too thick, the inserts in the remote controller arms can be removed like this. If the mobile device is too wide, you can attach it to the remote controller with one of these mounts.

Note: Your Apple device will work better out of the box if you follow these tips.


Android Devices for DJI GO & DJI Fly

 DeviceTypeScreenLengthWidthDepthWeightBright2CPUCoresRAMGPSDJI AppLikesDiscuss
 Acer Iconia One 10 2016Tablet10.1"10.2"6.61"0.37"18.34ozN/A1.3GHz41GBYes6%10%2%1261
 Acer Iconia One 7 2014Tablet7"7.6"4.03"0.36"8.8ozN/A1.3GHz41GBYes3%5%371
 Acer Iconia Tab 10 2015Tablet10.1"10.24"6.93"0.38"17.91ozN/A1.3GHz41GBYes 131
 Acer Iconia Tab 8 2014Tablet8"8.46"5.12"0.33"12.7ozN/A1.86GHz42GBYes25%12%81
 Amazon Fire HD 10 2017Tablet10.1"10.3"6.3"0.4"17.7oz405nits1.8GHz42GBNo14%4%401
 Amazon Fire HD 8 2017Tablet8"8.43"5.04"0.38"13.02oz380nits1.3GHz41.5GBNo3%16%1%1801
 Asus Zenpad 3S 10 2016Tablet9.7"9.47"6.44"0.28"15.17ozN/A2.1GHz64GBYes29%71%171
 Asus Zenpad 8 Z380M 2016Tablet8"8.23"4.84"0.33"0ozN/A1.3GHz42GBYes7%93%143
 Asus Zenpad S 8 Z580C 2015Tablet8"8"5.3"0.27"11.18ozN/A1.3GHz42GBYes15%85%207
 Asus Zenpad Z8s 2017Tablet7.9"8.03"5.27"0.27"10.79ozN/A1.8GHz83GBYes11%16%191
DJI CrystalSky 2017Tablet5.5"6.05"3.34"1.55"8.04oz1000nitsN/AN/AN/AYes3%30%301
DJI CrystalSky 2017Tablet7.85"8.21"5.81"1.36"14.99oz1000nitsN/AN/AN/AYes17%33%121
DJI CrystalSky 2017Tablet7.85"8.21"5.81"1.36"14.99oz2000nitsN/AN/AN/AYes5%16%5%361
 Dragon Touch K10 2019Tablet10.1"9.5"6.7"0.4"40ozN/A1.3GHz42GBYes50%50%11
 Google Nexus 5 2013Phone4.95"5.43"2.72"0.34"4.59oz436nits2.3GHz42GBYes6%94%181
Google Nexus 6P 2015Phone5.7"6.27"3.06"0.29"6.28oz348nits2.0GHz83GBYes18%8%91
Google Nexus 7 2013Tablet7"7.87"4.49"0.34"10.55oz583nits1.5GHz42GBYes6%10%1%1532
Google Nexus 9 2014Tablet8.9"8.98"6.05"0.31"14.99oz471nits2.3GHz22GBYes2%10%3%361
Google Pixel 2016Phone5"5.66"2.74"0.33"5.04oz445nits2.15GHz44GBYes10%30%1010
Google Pixel 2 2017Phone5"5.74"2.74"0.31"5.04ozN/A2.35GHz84GBYes33%67%31
Google Pixel 2 XL 2017Phone6"6.22"3.02"0.31"6.17ozN/A2.35GHz84GBYes9%33%3%291
Google Pixel 3 XL 2018Phone6.3"6.22"3.02"0.31"6.49ozN/A2.5GHz84GBYes6%23%61
 Google Pixel 3a 2019Phone5.6"5.96"2.76"0.32"5.19ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes15%85%71
Google Pixel 4 2019Phone5.7"5.79"2.71"0.32"5.71oz450nits2.84GHz86GBYes 01
 HTC One 2013Phone4.7"5.41"2.69"0.37"5.04oz431nits1.7GHz42GBYes22%78%91
 HTC U11 2017Phone5.5"6.06"2.99"0.31"5.96ozN/A2.45GHz86GBYes3%9%10%171
Huawei Ascend Mate 7 2014Phone6"6.18"3.19"0.31"6.53oz484nits1.3GHz82GBYes33%67%31
Huawei Ascend Mate 9 2016Phone5.9"6.18"3.11"0.31"6.7oz626nits2.4GHz84GBYes10%90%101
 Huawei Ascend XT2 2017Phone5.5"6.03"3"0.33"5.74ozN/A1.4GHz82GBYes17%83%121
 Huawei Elate 4G 2017Phone5.5"6.03"3"0.33"5.74ozN/A1.4GHz82GBYes 21
Huawei Honor 10 2018Phone5.84"5.89"2.8"0.3"5.4ozN/A2.4GHz88GBYes15%85%131
Huawei Honor 20 Pro 2019Phone6.26"6.09"2.91"0.33"6.42ozN/A2.6GHz88GBYes 41
 Huawei Honor 6X 2016Phone5.5"5.94"3"0.32"5.71oz594nits2.1GHz84GBYes9%91%114
Huawei Honor 8 2016Phone5.2"5.73"2.8"0.3"5.4oz492nits2.3GHz84GBYes25%75%81
Huawei Honor 8X 2018Phone6.5"6.31"3.02"0.31"6.17ozN/A2.2GHz86GBYes13%87%41
Huawei Honor 9 2017Phone5.15"5.8"2.79"0.3"5.47ozN/A2.4GHz86GBYes 41
Huawei Honor Magic 2 2018Phone6.39"6.19"2.96"0.33"7.27ozN/A2.6GHz88GBYes 01
Huawei Honor V10 2018Phone5.99"6.18"2.95"0.28"6.07ozN/A2.4GHz86GBYes 01
Huawei Mate 10 2017Phone5.9"5.93"3.06"0.32"6.56oz630nits2.4GHz84GBYes44%12%61
Huawei Mate 10 Pro 2017Phone6"6.07"2.93"0.31"6.28ozN/A2.4GHz86GBYes20%2%341
Huawei Mate 20 Pro 2018Phone6.39"6.21"2.85"0.34"6.67ozN/A2.6GHz88GBNo20%80%101
Huawei Mate 30 Pro 2019Phone6.53"6.22"2.88"0.35"6.98oz437nits2.86GHz88GBYes 01
Huawei Mate 8 2015Phone6"6.19"3.17"0.31"6.53oz522nits2.3GHz84GBYes25%25%41
Huawei Mate 9 2016Phone5.9"6.18"3.11"0.31"6.7oz626nits2.4GHz84GBYes 21
Huawei Mate 9 Pro 2017Phone5.5"5.98"2.95"0.3"5.96ozN/A2.4GHz86GBYes60%40%51
 Huawei Mate SE 2018Phone5.93"6.16"2.96"0.29"5.82ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes50%50%21
 Huawei MatePad Pro 2019Tablet10.8"9.69"6.26"0.28"16.1ozN/A2.2GHz88GBYes 01
 Huawei MediaPad M3 2016Tablet8.4"8.48"4.89"0.29"11.2ozN/A2.3GHz84GBYes4%11%711
 Huawei MediaPad M3 Lite 2017Tablet8"8.4"4.85"0.3"10.93ozN/A1.4GHz84GBYes9%25%321
 Huawei MediaPad M5 2018Tablet8.4"8.37"4.91"0.29"11.15ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes5%26%4%691
 Huawei MediaPad M5 2018Tablet10.8"10.19"6.76"0.29"17.6ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes4%23%2%441
 Huawei MediaPad M5 Pro 2018Tablet10.8"10.19"6.76"0.29"17.6ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes20%80%51
 Huawei MediaPad T3 2017Tablet8"8.31"4.91"0.31"12.35ozN/A1.4GHz43GBYes3%18%1183
 Huawei MediaPad T5 2018
Models: AGS2-W09, AGS2-L09
Tablet10.1"9.57"6.46"0.31"16.16ozN/A2.36GHz83GBYes15%15%381
 Huawei MediaPad X2 2015Tablet7"7.22"4.09"0.28"8.43ozN/A2.0GHz83GBYes5%95%111
Huawei Nova 2 2018Phone5.99"6.23"3.02"0.31"5.47ozN/A1.4GHz83GBYes 01
Huawei Nova 3e 2018Phone5.84"5.85"2.8"0.29"5.11ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes50%50%11
Huawei Nova 4 2018Phone6.4"6.18"2.96"0.31"6.07ozN/A2.4GHz88GBYes 01
Huawei Nova 5 2019Phone6.39"6.2"2.94"0.29"6.03ozN/A2.27GHz88GBYes25%75%21
 Huawei P Smart 2019Phone6.21"6.11"2.89"0.31"5.64ozN/A2.2GHz83GBYes10%90%101
Huawei P Smart+ 2018Phone6.3"6.2"2.96"0.3"5.96ozN/A2.2GHz86GBYes 81
Huawei P10 2017Phone5.1"5.72"2.73"0.28"5.11oz555nits2.4GHz84GBYes16%16%191
Huawei P10 Plus 2017Phone5.5"6.04"2.92"0.28"5.82oz525nits2.4GHz86GBYes8%3%231
Huawei P20 2018Phone5.8"5.87"2.79"0.3"5.82ozN/A2.4GHz84GBYes33%67%181
 Huawei P20 Lite 2018Phone5.84"5.85"2.8"0.29"5.11ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes4%25%4%192
Huawei P20 Pro 2018Phone6.1"6.1"2.91"0.31"6.35ozN/A2.4GHz86GBYes9%11%551
Huawei P30 2019Phone6.1"5.87"2.81"0.3"5.82ozN/A2.6GHz88GBYes17%83%61
Huawei P30 Pro 2019Phone6.47"6.22"2.89"0.33"6.77ozN/A2.6GHz88GBYes5%17%171
Huawei P8 Max 2015Phone6.8"7.19"3.66"0.27"8.04ozN/A2.2GHz83GBYes33%67%31
Huawei P9 2016Phone5.2"5.71"2.79"0.28"5.08oz584nits2.5GHz84GBYes12%5%6%141
 Huawei P9 Lite 2016Phone5.2"5.78"2.86"0.3"5.19ozN/A2.0GHz83GBYes5%9%221
 Huawei Y6 2018Phone5.7"6"2.87"0.31"5.29ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes6%6%171
 Lenovo A3500 2014Tablet7"7.8"4.77"0.39"11.29ozN/A1.3GHz41GBYes14%86%71
 Lenovo Tab 3 8 Plus 2017Tablet8"8.27"4.92"0.35"11.61ozN/A2.0GHz83GBYes5%19%371
 Lenovo Tab 4 10 2017Tablet10.1"9.72"6.73"0.33"17.6ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes8%33%241
 Lenovo Tab 4 10 Plus 2017Tablet10.1"9.72"6.81"0.28"16.8ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes11%2%331
 Lenovo Tab 4 8 2017Tablet8"8.31"4.88"0.32"10.93ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes4%13%2%1492
 Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus 2017Tablet8"8.27"4.84"0.28"10.58ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes6%3%581
 Lenovo Tab S8-50 2014Tablet8"8.26"4.87"0.31"10.55ozN/A1.86GHz42GBYes18%8%91
 LG G2 2013Phone5.2"5.45"2.79"0.35"5.04oz409nits2.26GHz42GBYes 161
LG G6 2017Phone5.7"5.86"2.83"0.31"5.75ozN/A2.35GHz84GBYes7%32%121
 LG K20 Plus 2016Phone5.3"5.85"2.96"0.31"4.94ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes12%12%81
 LG Q6 2017Phone5.5"5.61"2.73"0.32"5.26ozN/A1.4GHz84GBYes15%15%15%51
LG V20 2016Phone5.7"6.29"3.07"0.3"6.14oz559nits2.15GHz44GBYes6%20%3%294
 LG V30 2017Phone6"5.97"2.97"0.29"5.57ozN/A2.45GHz84GBYes4%23%4%212
 Motorola Moto E4 Plus 2017Phone5.5"6.1"3.05"0.38"6.98ozN/A1.3GHz43GBYes26%15%92
 Motorola Moto G4 2016Phone5.5"6.02"3.02"0.39"5.47ozN/A1.5GHz82GBYes25%50%41
 Motorola Moto G4 Plus 2016Phone5.5"6.02"3.02"0.39"5.47oz583nits1.5GHz84GBYes33%67%153
 Motorola Moto G5 2017Phone5"5.68"2.87"0.37"5.11ozN/A1.4GHz83GBYes 41
 Motorola Moto G5 Plus 2017Phone5.2"5.91"2.91"0.3"5.47ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes3%3%291
 Motorola Moto G6 2018Phone5.7"6.06"2.85"0.33"5.89ozN/A1.8GHz84GBYes5%29%211
 Motorola Moto X Pure 2015Phone5.7"6.06"3"0.44"6.31oz563nits1.8GHz63GBYes7%22%22%71
 Motorola Moto Z Play 2016Phone5.5"6.16"3.01"0.28"5.82oz355nits2.0GHz83GBYes44%12%61
 Motorola Moto Z2 Force 2017Phone5.5"6.13"2.99"0.24"5.04ozN/A2.35GHz86GBYes7%23%3%251
 Motorola Moto Z4 2019Phone6.4"6.22"2.95"0.29"5.82ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes4%15%91
 Nokia 6.1 2018Phone5.5"5.86"2.98"0.32"6.07ozN/A2.2GHz84GBYes25%75%41
 Nokia 8 2017Phone5.3"5.96"2.9"0.31"5.64ozN/A2.5GHz86GBYes11%5%301
Nubia Z7 Mini 2014Phone5"5.55"2.73"0.32"5.04ozN/A2.0GHz42GBYes 11
 Nvidia Shield K1 2015Tablet8"8.7"4.96"0.36"12.56oz383nits2.2GHz42GBYes17%27%841
 OnePlus 3 2016Phone5.5"6.01"2.94"0.29"5.57oz413nits2.15GHz46GBYes5%5%151
 OnePlus 3T 2016Phone5.5"6.01"2.94"0.29"5.57oz410nits2.35GHz46GBYes17%8%121
OnePlus 5 2017Phone5.5"6.07"2.92"0.29"5.4ozN/A2.45GHz88GBYes10%90%101
OnePlus 5T 2017Phone6.01"6.15"2.95"0.29"5.71ozN/A2.45GHz88GBYes5%95%101
OnePlus 6 2018Phone6.28"6.13"2.97"0.31"6.24ozN/A2.8GHz88GBYes16%3%461
OnePlus 6T 2018Phone6.41"6.2"2.94"0.32"6.53oz453nits2.8GHz88GBYes13%87%41
OnePlus 7 2019Phone6.41"6.21"2.94"0.32"6.42ozN/A2.84GHz88GBYes21%79%51
 OnePlus 7 Pro 2019Phone6.67"6.4"2.99"0.35"7.27ozN/A2.84GHz812GBYes3%29%165
OPPO Find X 2018Phone6.42"6.17"2.92"0.37"6.56oz426nits2.8GHz88GBYes 01
OPPO R11 2017Phone5.5"6.08"2.94"0.27"5.29ozN/A2.2GHz86GBYes 01
OPPO R15 2018Phone6.28"6.11"2.96"0.29"6.17ozN/A2.0GHz86GBYes 04
 RCA Voyager II 2015Tablet7.1"7.3"4.5"0.5"10.16ozN/A1.4GHz41GBNo 01
 Samsung Galaxy A5 2017Phone5.2"5.75"2.81"0.31"5.54ozN/A1.9GHz83GBYes4%8%5%551
 Samsung Galaxy A50 2019Phone6.4"6.24"2.94"0.3"5.86ozN/A2.3GHz86GBYes17%6%781
 Samsung Galaxy A8 2018Phone5.6"5.87"2.78"0.33"6.07ozN/A2.2GHz84GBYes4%22%10%331
 Samsung Galaxy J7 Crown 2018Phone5.5"6.03"3"0.34"6.38ozN/A1.6GHz82GBYes5%5%151
 Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2016Phone5.5"5.97"2.95"0.31"5.89oz410nits1.6GHz83GBYes13%33%8%201
 Samsung Galaxy J7 Sky Pro 2017Phone5.5"3.09"6"0.3"5.96ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes40%60%52
 Samsung Galaxy Note 10 2019Phone6.3"5.94"2.83"0.31"5.93ozN/A2.73GHz88GBYes40%8%91
Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 2019Phone6.8"6.39"3.04"0.31"6.91oz1308nits2.73GHz812GBYes45%55%71
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 2013Phone5.7"5.95"3.12"0.33"5.93oz326nits2.3GHz83GBYes2%2%291
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 2014Phone5.7"6.04"3.09"0.33"6.21oz331nits1.9GHz83GBYes7%25%2%402
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 2015Phone5.7"6.03"3"0.3"6.03oz566nits2.1GHz84GBYes24%3%241
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 2017Phone6.3"6.4"2.94"0.34"6.88oz1200nits2.35GHz86GBYes2%23%5%1381
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 2018Phone6.4"6.37"3.01"0.35"7.09oz1050nits2.8GHz88GBYes8%32%6%453
Samsung Galaxy S10 2019Phone6.1"5.9"2.77"0.32"5.54oz1215nits2.73GHz88GBYes3%24%332
Samsung Galaxy S10+ 2019Phone6.4"6.2"2.92"0.31"6.17oz1215nits2.73GHz812GBYes1%36%5%521
Samsung Galaxy S20 2020Phone6.2"5.97"2.72"0.31"5.75oz1342nits2.73GHz88GBYes5%20%71
 Samsung Galaxy S4 2013Phone5"5.38"2.75"0.31"4.59oz255nits1.9GHz42GBYes 193
Samsung Galaxy S5 2014Phone5.1"5.59"2.85"0.32"5.11oz352nits2.5GHz42GBYes3%17%351
Samsung Galaxy S6 2015Phone5.1"5.65"2.78"0.27"4.87oz593nits2.1GHz83GBYes14%5%471
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 2015Phone5.1"5.59"2.76"0.28"4.66oz610nits2.1GHz83GBYes5%18%3%321
Samsung Galaxy S7 2016Phone5.1"5.61"2.74"0.31"5.36oz532nits2.3GHz84GBYes1%15%10%1001
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge 2016Phone5.5"5.94"2.86"0.3"5.54oz498nits2.3GHz84GBYes1%30%6%541
Samsung Galaxy S8 2017Phone5.8"5.86"2.68"0.31"5.47oz1020nits2.35GHz84GBYes6%22%682
Samsung Galaxy S8+ 2017Phone6.2"6.28"2.89"0.32"6.1oz1020nits2.35GHz86GBYes20%5%811
Samsung Galaxy S9 2018Phone5.8"5.81"2.7"0.33"5.75oz1130nits2.8GHz84GBYes2%23%14%671
Samsung Galaxy S9+ 2018Phone6.2"6.22"2.91"0.33"6.67oz1130nits2.8GHz86GBYes3%18%7%1151
 Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 2012Tablet7"7.36"4.28"0.34"9.98ozN/A1.0GHz21GBYes3%16%375
 Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 2012Tablet10.1"10.01"6.11"0.32"20.74ozN/A1.0GHz21GBYes7%30%271
 Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite 2014Tablet7"7.61"4.58"0.38"10.93ozN/A1.2GHz21GBYes3%21%341
 Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 2014Tablet7"7.36"4.25"0.35"9.74ozN/A1.2GHz41.5GBYes15%1%741
Samsung Galaxy Tab 705c 2014Tablet7"8.37"4.94"0.25"10.12ozN/A1.9GHz83GBYes3%3%3%271
 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2016
Models: P580, P585
Tablet10.1"10.01"6.11"0.32"18.5oz464nits1.6GHz83GBYes7%18%1%3245
 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 2019
Models: SM-T290, SM-T290NZKAXAR
Tablet8"8.27"4.9"0.31"12.24ozN/A2.0GHz42GBYes2%2%9%714
 Samsung Galaxy Tab E 2015Tablet9.6"9.52"5.89"0.33"17.28ozN/A1.3GHz41.5GBYes7%24%2%505
 Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 2014Tablet8.4"8.62"5.06"0.28"11.68oz427nits2.3GHz42GBYes3%3%3%231
 Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 2014Tablet10.1"9.57"6.75"0.29"16.54ozN/A1.9GHz82GBYes12%12%81
 Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 2014Tablet12.2"11.63"8.02"0.31"25.75ozN/A1.9GHz83GBYes 64
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 2015
Models: T710, T715
Tablet8"7.82"5.31"0.22"9.59ozN/A1.9GHz83GBYes3%14%1%7418
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 2015
Models: T810, T815
Tablet9.7"9.34"6.65"0.22"10.51oz361nits1.9GHz83GBYes4%14%1%831
 Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 2017Tablet9.7"9.34"6.65"0.24"15.13ozN/A2.15GHz44GBYes5%13%3%862
 Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 2018Tablet10.5"9.81"6.47"0.28"16.96ozN/A2.35GHz86GBYes4%30%5%591
Smartisan T1 2014Phone4.95"5.55"2.66"0.32"5.89ozN/A2.5GHz42GBYes 21
 Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium 2018Phone5.8"6.22"3.15"0.47"8.32ozN/A2.7GHz86GBYes40%20%51
 Sony Xperia Z2 2014Phone5.2"5.78"2.89"0.32"5.75oz488nits2.3GHz43GBYes10%26%11%71
Sony Xperia Z3 2014Phone5.2"5.75"2.83"0.29"5.36ozN/A2.5GHz43GBYes9%18%111
 Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact 2014Tablet8"8.4"4.87"0.25"9.52ozN/A2.5GHz43GBYes7%50%141
Vivo NEX 2018Phone6.59"0"3.03"0.31"7.01ozN/A2.8GHz88GBYes 01
Vivo X20 2017Phone6.01"6.14"2.96"0.28"5.61ozN/A2.2GHz84GBYes 21
Vivo X20A 2017Phone6.01"6.14"2.96"0.28"5.61ozN/A2.2GHz84GBYes 01
Vivo X21 2018Phone6.28"6.08"2.94"0.29"5.5ozN/A2.2GHz86GBYes 01
Vivo X27 2019Phone6.39"6.21"2.93"0.35"6.63ozN/A2.2GHz88GBYes 01
Vivo X7 2016Phone5.2"5.8"2.81"0.28"5.33ozN/A1.8GHz84GBYes 01
Vivo X9 2016Phone5.5"6.01"2.91"0.28"5.43ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes 31
Xiaomi Mi 10 2019Phone6.47"6.21"2.92"0.38"7.34oz1200nits2.2GHz86GBYes 01
Xiaomi Mi 3 2013Phone5"5.67"2.9"0.32"5.11ozN/A2.3GHz42GBYes17%83%61
Xiaomi Mi 5 2016Phone5.15"5.69"2.72"0.29"4.9ozN/A2.15GHz44GBYes7%93%411
Xiaomi Mi 6 2017Phone5.15"5.72"2.78"0.3"5.93ozN/A2.45GHz86GBYes14%14%71
Xiaomi Mi 8 2018Phone6.21"6.1"2.94"0.3"6.17ozN/A2.8GHz88GBYes10%20%8%321
 Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro 2019Phone6.39"6.17"2.93"0.35"6.74ozN/A2.84GHz88GBYes 31
 Xiaomi Mi Max 2 2017Phone6.44"6.85"3.49"0.3"7.44ozN/A2.0GHz44GBYes26%74%41
 Xiaomi Mi Max 3 2018Phone6.9"6.94"3.44"0.31"7.8ozN/A1.8GHz86GBYes17%83%31
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 2017Phone5.99"5.98"2.97"0.3"6.53ozN/A2.45GHz88GBYes5%95%111
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S 2018Phone5.99"5.94"2.95"0.32"6.74oz453nits2.8GHz88GBYes11%12%61
 Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 2018Tablet8"7.88"4.74"0.31"12.1ozN/A2.2GHz84GBYes2%25%7%267
 Xiaomi Redmi 4 (4X) 2017Phone5"5.48"2.76"0.34"5.29ozN/A1.4GHz84GBYes6%21%6%131
 Xiaomi Redmi 4 Prime 2016Phone5"5.56"2.74"0.35"5.5ozN/A2.0GHz83GBYes27%12%61
 Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 2017Phone5.5"5.94"2.99"0.33"5.82oz484nits2GHz84GBYes25%40%11%72
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 2018Phone5.99"6.24"2.97"0.32"6.35ozN/A2.0GHz84GBYes23%2%8111
 Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro 2018Phone6.26"6.22"3.01"0.33"6.42ozN/A1.8GHz84GBYes22%78%91
 ZTE Blade V8 Pro 2017Phone5.5"6.14"3.03"0.36"6.53ozN/A2.0GHz83GBYes33%67%31
 ZTE Grand X4 2016Phone5.5"6.11"3.03"0.36"5.71ozN/A1.4GHz42GBYes 62

 

2 The max brightness was measured by AnandTech, DisplayMate, or GSMArena.

Note: When flying a Phantom, tablets taller than 6.8 inches (including the case) will require an extender to be installed on the remote controller mount. This extender is designed well and will securely hold a tablet that's up to 8.69 inches wide.

Note: When flying a Mavic, Mavic Air, or Spark, mobile devices taller than 6.8 inches or thicker than 0.34 inches (including the case) will not fit in the remote controller arms. Mobile devices up to 8 inches tall (e.g. an iPad Mini 4) can be wedged into the remote controller arms like this. If the mobile device is too thick, the inserts in the remote controller arms can be removed like this. If the mobile device is too wide, you can attach it to the remote controller with one of these mounts.

Note: The DJI GO & DJI Fly apps currently only requires GPS on an Android device when using the Follow Me feature or to reset the home point to your current location if you've moved elsewhere after taking off.

Note: Your Android device will work better out of the box you install DJI GO like this.

Note: If you're not able to install DJI GO or DJY Fly from the Google Play store (due to your mobile device being incompatible), you'll need to sideload the APK like this.


Most Liked Tablets and Phones

Based on the votes from the lists above, here's a current list of the most liked tablets and phones over the past 3 months:

 DeviceTypeScreenLengthWidthDepthWeightBrightCPUCoresRAMGPSDJI AppLikesDiscuss
 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 2019
Models: SM-T290, SM-T290NZKAXAR
Tablet8"8.27"4.9"0.31"12.24ozN/A2.0GHz42GBYes1%11%574
 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2016
Models: P580, P585
Tablet10.1"10.01"6.11"0.32"18.5oz464nits1.6GHz83GBYes7%93%285
 Huawei MediaPad T5 2018
Models: AGS2-W09, AGS2-L09
Tablet10.1"9.57"6.46"0.31"16.16ozN/A2.36GHz83GBYes2%25%221
 Apple iPad Mini 5 2019Tablet7.9"8"5.3"0.24"10.59oz500nitsA12N/A3GBYes33%67%222
Apple iPad Mini 4 2015Tablet7.9"8"5.31"0.24"10.55oz450nitsA8N/A2GBYes5%40%202
 Acer Iconia One 10 2016Tablet10.1"10.2"6.61"0.37"18.34ozN/A1.3GHz41GBYes6%94%181
Google Nexus 7 2013Tablet7"7.87"4.49"0.34"10.55oz583nits1.5GHz42GBYes3%97%162
Apple iPad 2017Tablet9.7"9.4"6.67"0.29"16.54ozN/AA9N/A2GBYes11%89%161
 Amazon Fire HD 8 2017Tablet8"8.43"5.04"0.38"13.02oz380nits1.3GHz41.5GBNo4%96%141
Apple iPad Air 2 2014Tablet9.7"9.45"6.67"0.24"15.41oz415nitsA8XN/A2GBYes7%8%23%141
Apple iPad Mini 2 2013Tablet7.9"7.87"5.3"0.3"11.68ozN/AA7N/A1GBYes1%31%141
 Samsung Galaxy A50 2019Phone6.4"6.24"2.94"0.3"5.86ozN/A2.3GHz86GBYes27%73%121
 Apple iPad 2019Tablet10.2"9.8"6.8"0.29"17oz500nitsA10N/A3GBYes19%19%111
Samsung Galaxy S9+ 2018Phone6.2"6.22"2.91"0.33"6.67oz1130nits2.8GHz86GBYes45%55%111
 Huawei MediaPad M5 2018Tablet10.8"10.19"6.76"0.29"17.6ozN/A2.36GHz84GBYes7%18%8%101
 Huawei MediaPad T3 2017Tablet8"8.31"4.91"0.31"12.35ozN/A1.4GHz43GBYes10%90%103
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 2018Phone6.4"6.37"3.01"0.35"7.09oz1050nits2.8GHz88GBYes16%84%103
 Samsung Galaxy Tab E 2015Tablet9.6"9.52"5.89"0.33"17.28ozN/A1.3GHz41.5GBYes5%95%105
 Apple iPad Air 2019Tablet10.5"9.8"6.8"0.24"16.08oz500nitsA12N/A3GBYes1%23%91
 Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 2018Tablet10.5"9.81"6.47"0.28"16.96ozN/A2.35GHz86GBYes18%82%91

 

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