The world’s first mirrorless, compact Micro Four Thirds camera, made specifically for aerial photography and cinematography. It’s designed to work with the DJI Inspire 1 ready-to-fly platform with a powerful sensor that’s capable of recording 4K videos at up to 30 fps and capturing still images at 16MP. Equipped with the standardMFT interchangeable lens mount and allowing full wireless remote control over focus, aperture, and more.
Dynamic Range12.8 stops
Field of View72°
The Next Evolution of Aerial Cameras
Meet the Zenmuse X5, the world’s first mirrorless, compact Micro Four Thirds camera made specifically for aerial photography and cinematography. Designed & ready-to-fly platform. The Zenmuse X5 packs a powerful sensor that’s capable of recording 4K videos at up to 30 fps and capturing still images at 16MP, equipped with the standard MFT interchangeable lens mount and allowing full wireless remote control over focus, aperture, and more, the Zenmuse X5 lets you shoot the way you want.
Zenmuse X5 is equipped with a highly reliable 3-axis gimbal that automatically stabilizes your camera in flight. The gimbal constantly communicates with the aircraft, and quickly compensates for every minor movement. With a precision accuracy of 0.02°, sub-pixel stabilization is occuring and as a result, the Zenmuse X5 produces silky smooth footage and sharp photos even with long exposure no matter how you fly.
Increased Dynamic Range
With 12.8 stops of dynamic range, shadows and highlights in everything to capture in perfect clarity.
Greater Pixel Clarity
Shooting with the Zenmuse X5’s M4/3 sensor results in images that are crisper and more detailed than any previous aerial camera.
Interchangeable Lens Mount
As the world’s first Micro Four Thirds camera, made specifically for aerial photography and videography, the Zenmuse X5 gives you the freedom to choose your lens. By utilizing the standard MFT mount, one of the most popular lens systems in the camera industry, the Zenmuse X5 is well positioned to benefit from new products and innovations from major lens manufacturers. Currently, a range of lenses are compatible with the Zenmuse X5. With different specifications but the same top-notch quality, these three lenses provide you with the flexibility on set.
DJI MFT 15mm f/1.7 ASPH Prime Lens
Panasonic Lumix 15mm G Leica DG Summilux f/1.7 ASOH Lens
Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12mm f/2.0 Lens
Effective Pixels: 16.0M
User Selectable (default DJI MFT 15mm F/1.7 ASPH)
72 degree (default DJI lens)
20cm-infinite (default DJI lens)
Operating Temperature Range
14 – 104F
Operating Humidity Range
5 – 95%
The Zenmuse X5 is a powerful Micro Four Thirds sensor that’s absolutely revolutionary for an aerial camera with new MFT sensor that enables high quality, high sensitivity image recording at an ISO range of 100-25600. With a sophisticated balance of high-resolving power, accurate gradation, and low noise, you are realizing your artistic and creative visions as never before.
With a M4/3 sensor, which is capable to capture photos at 16MP, the Zenmuse X5 produces print-ready images that look as good in a frame. With the shutter speed increased to as quick as 1/8000 of a second, and the power of the new imaging processor enabling burst capture of up to 7 full size photos per second.