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fans589cba4b
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Hi all. My mavic mini is only showing 5.8ghz. 2.4 chanels not showing up. I reinstalled the app and uploaded my flight records and switching manually while on the ground is only showing 5.8. I'm in the Florida USA.
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Ice_2k
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The FCC version of the Mavic Mini only has 5.8Ghz
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Christian U
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My CE Version seems to be also only 5.8Ghz or how can i switch it ?
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Ice_2k Posted at 12-11 12:58
The FCC version of the Mavic Mini only has 5.8Ghz
If your Mavic Mini is the FCC version, then you can fly it in countries and regions of FCC and SRRC, as well as 5.8 GHz-supported CE countries and regions.
In an unobstructed environment free of interference, the FCC Mavic Mini’s max image transmission distance can reach 4 km in the FCC countries and regions, can reach 2.5 km in the SRRC countries and regions, and can reach 500 m in 5.8 GHz-supported CE countries and regions.
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i dont know what version it is, how can i find out. I'm in the US and all the other dji drones are both 2.4 and 5.8.
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fans589cba4b Posted at 12-11 13:09
i dont know what version it is, how can i find out. I'm in the US and all the other dji drones are both 2.4 and 5.8.

In the US you can only get the FCC version. Your drone has just 5.8Ghz (which is the "better" frequency as it's less prone to interference) and it can reach 4km while flying in the US.
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ok sounds good then.
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Christian U Posted at 12-11 13:01
My CE Version seems to be also only 5.8Ghz or how can i switch it ?

Hi Christian, you can switch the channel between 2.4 GHz and 5.8 GHz if your drone is the CE version. Firstly, please set the channel mode to "Manual", before the aircraft takes off, you can choose from the channels shown on the bottom of the app. The channel numbered above 140 is a 5.8 GHz, and there are five of them (four in Korea). The other 13 channels are 2.4 GHz channels.
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If you purchased from the US, it should be FCC version and FCC version of the Mavic Mini only has 5.8Ghz. frequency.png
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fans589cba4b Posted at 12-11 13:09
i dont know what version it is, how can i find out. I'm in the US and all the other dji drones are both 2.4 and 5.8.

If you bought your MM in the US or from a DJI authorized retailer and you gave them an address thats in the US, you'll get the FCC version. The FCC version only has the 5 GHZ band of frequencies.

Only the CE or European model of the Mavic Mini supports both 2.4 and 5.8 GHZ bands. The European version also has a lower transmit power as well. There are other models, like the Mavic Air and such that supports both bands, but that changed with the Mavic Mini. Here are the specs for each model from the DJI website

    Operating Frequency[2]
    Model MT1SS5: 5.725-5.850 GHz
    Model MT1SD25: 2.400-2.4835 GHz, 5.725-5.850 GHz

    Transmission Power (EIRP)
    Model MT1SS5
    5.8 GHz: <30 dBm (FCC); <28 dBm (SRRC)
    Model MT1SD25
    2.4 GHz: <19 dBm (MIC/CE)
    5.8 GHz: <14 dBm (CE)
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Christian U
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Thanks DJI Mindy, how does the Automatic channel selection work ?
It has never selected 2.4 Ghz for me in the wild where all channels are free.
When i manually select 2.4 Ghz i have much better Transmission. on 5.8 Ghz and some trees in the Way ~200m away i have Signal loss, with 2.4 never.
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deathsquad Posted at 2019-12-11 13:01
If your Mavic Mini is the FCC version, then you can fly it in countries and regions of FCC and SRRC, as well as 5.8 GHz-supported CE countries and regions.
In an unobstructed environment free of interference, the FCC Mavic Mini’s max image transmission distance can reach 4 km in the FCC countries and regions, can reach 2.5 km in the SRRC countries and regions, and can reach 500 m in 5.8 GHz-supported CE countries and regions.

Hi, I bought a mini in the Netherlands (Europe). Does this mean that I also have a range of 4 km when I set the GHZ on 5,8. They advertise here with 2 km, so i am a bit confused. Maybe are those 2 km range only in Europa and 4 km outside of Europa? Do you know that?
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Ruben13 Posted at 2-17 06:03
Hi, I bought a mini in the Netherlands (Europe). Does this mean that I also have a range of 4 km when I set the GHZ on 5,8. They advertise here with 2 km, so i am a bit confused. Maybe are those 2 km range only in Europa and 4 km outside of Europa? Do you know that?


You have the CE version

Model MR1SD25
2.4 GHz: 2000 m (MIC/CE)
5.8 GHz: 500 m (CE)
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Is it possible to buy a remote that gets the 2.4 channels and pair it with my mini?
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djiuser_XauiMDfbScfN Posted at 6-15 14:29
Is it possible to buy a remote that gets the 2.4 channels and pair it with my mini?

Both AC and RC would need to be capable of 2.4ghz e.g the CE version

The FCC 5.8ghz model available in the US already has the greatest transmission power and range
Also based on the US GPS location the CE model RC  and AC would revert to the 5.8ghz and you would be worse off range wise at 500m

You could trick the GPS location so that it is elsewhere, but that is another discussion




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I'm a little concerned. I got a Mini at Best Buy three weeks ago. Range doesn't seem to be up to par. Strange thing is that when I first turned it on, I had 2.4 and 5.8 ghz wifi on the manual channel selection. Now I only have 5.8. Is it possible I might have accidentally gotten a CE version in the U.S. that somehow has "realized" it was in U.S. and reverted to only 5.8? I know for a fact that initially I had 2.4 and 5.8 frequencies available, and now I only have 5 5.8 channels in manual or automatic. I'm past my return window for Best Buy. Longest distance I've seen yet is around 1600 feet with breakup.
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jimw1956 Posted at 7-7 07:28
I'm a little concerned. I got a Mini at Best Buy three weeks ago. Range doesn't seem to be up to par. Strange thing is that when I first turned it on, I had 2.4 and 5.8 ghz wifi on the manual channel selection. Now I only have 5.8. Is it possible I might have accidentally gotten a CE version in the U.S. that somehow has "realized" it was in U.S. and reverted to only 5.8? I know for a fact that initially I had 2.4 and 5.8 frequencies available, and now I only have 5 5.8 channels in manual or automatic. I'm past my return window for Best Buy. Longest distance I've seen yet is around 1600 feet with breakup.

Look inside the battery compartment and check your model number


    Model MT1SS5 is FCC
    5.8 GHz: <30 dBm (FCC); <28 dBm (SRRC)

    Model MT1SD25 is CE
    2.4 GHz: <19 dBm (MIC/CE)
    5.8 GHz: <14 dBm (CE)
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