DJI Ronin S

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Frequently Asked Questions

DJI Ronin S

What is the tested payload capacity of the Ronin-S?
DJI has tested a payload capacity 3.6 kg (8 lbs.) while maintaining optimal performance.
Is the Ronin-S Camera Mounting Plate compatible with any quick-release system?
The Ronin-S Camera Mounting Plate is compatible with Manfrotto 501PL type.
You can simply dismount the camera setup from Ronin-S, then mount it onto a compatible tripod or fluid head system.
How do I update the Ronin-S’s firmware?
To update the firmware, power on the Ronin-S and connect it to a PC or Mac computer, then use DJI Pro Assistant for Ronin.
For further instruction on how to update the Ronin-S firmware, please read our tutorial.
Does the Ronin-S come with a tripod?
Yes. And you can collapse it into an extended grip for better handheld operation.
It also comes with a carrying case for easy portability.
Can I control Red or Arri cameras on the Ronin-S?
The Ronin-S does not support control of these cameras.
How do I know if my camera is compatible with Ronin-S?
Please refer to Ronin-S Specifications and the camera compatibility list here: Camera Compatibility List
How long is battery life on the Ronin-S?
A fully charged battery can power the Ronin-S continuously for 12 hours if the gimbal is properly balanced.
How long does it take to fully charge the battery?
It takes approximately two hours and 15 minutes to charge the battery fully when using the 24W USB Power Adaptor.
What is SmoothTrack?
SmoothTrack enables the Ronin-S to intelligently react to and follow the operator’s movement without input from a second operator. You can selectively enable SmoothTrack on the Pan, Tilt, and Roll axes on the Ronin-S. For further instruction on using SmoothTrack, please refer to the manual.
What is System Calibration and when should I use it?
System calibration is designed to counteract gimbal drifting caused by accumulated sensor errors. Before initialising the calibration process, the Ronin-S must be placed on a level surface without being disturbed. Use System Calibration when you notice that the gimbal is drifting or when the horizon is tilted.
Can I use a wireless remote controller with the Ronin-S?
Yes you can. When using the DJI Pro Wireless Receiver, the Ronin-S is compatible with DJI Master Wheels and Force Pro. The Ronin-S can also be connected with D-Bus compatible systems such as the Futaba series via the port on the Focus Wheel.
What intelligent features does the Ronin-S support?
Timelapse, Motionlapse, Panorama, and Track.
What is the wireless control range of the Ronin-S?
When controlled via the Ronin mobile app, the range is around 10 m. When connected to third-party control systems, the range might vary. Please consult with your system’s documentation for range details. When connected to the DJI Pro Wireless Receiver, the control range can be extended up to 3 km (2 mi) when there is no obstruction or interference present.
What does the Front Trigger do?
The Front Trigger allows you to instantly turn off SmoothTrack, re-center the gimbal, and turn it around 180°. For example, holding down the Front Trigger allows you to transition between Upright and Underslung Mode in one seamless movement.
Can I reposition the gimbal by using my hands?
Yes, the Ronin-S supports Push Mode in the Pan, Tilt, and Roll axes, allowing you to reposition the gimbal by using your hands.
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