What's New

May 2017 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.16.2
- added "Share" button in the Facebook live settings giving you the ability to share your live stream on a friend's timeline or in a Facebook group
- misc improvements and bug fixes
Version 1.16.1
- upgraded Airdata UAV's free subscription offer from Gold to Pro plan
Version 1.16.0
- added Facebook live streaming feature (tap on the share icon at the top right corner of the video preview to start it)
- added "Cache Videos" setting. When enabled, recording videos with the drone will also cause Litchi to save the video to the "Litchi Video Cache" album in the Photos app
- added "Cache Photos" setting. When enabled, photos you take will be saved to the 'Litchi Photo Cache' album (in the Photos app). Photo Caching does not work when the image format is set to RAW or when using the Interval capture mode. Photo Caching does not work during Waypoint, Pano and Track sessions
- added "Photo Preview" setting. Requires "Cache Photos" setting to be enabled. When enabled, after taking a photo a preview will be shown along with a share button providing an easy way to share the photo to Facebook
- added AutoFocus Continuous mode (AFC) for Mavic Pro, Phantom 4 Pro and X4S
- added uplink/downlink signal information to the VR mode display
- faster panoramas with Mavic Pro
- reliability improvements for Pano mode
- references to HealthyDrones replaced with its new name, Airdata UAV
- fixed issue with M600/M600 Pro RC switch not being recognized correctly
- misc improvements and bug fixes

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.10
- added "Share" button in the Facebook live settings giving you the ability to share your live stream on a friend's timeline or in a Facebook group
- fixed issue where streaming with Facebook live using the Public or Friends privacy setting would instead appear as "Only me"
- fixed issue where for some devices the Facebook Page profiles would not display correctly after a tap on the user's profile picture in the Facebook Live settings
Version 3.10.9
- upgraded Airdata UAV's free subscription offer from Gold to Pro plan
Version 3.10.8
- added Facebook live streaming feature (tap on the share icon at the top right corner of the video preview to start it)
- added uplink/downlink signal information to the VR mode display
- added autoland button in FPV mode
- faster panoramas with Mavic Pro
- reliability improvements for Pano mode
- references to HealthyDrones replaced with its new name, Airdata UAV
- fixed issue with M600/M600 Pro RC switch not being recognized correctly
- misc improvements and bug fixes

April 2017 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.15.9
- due to a bug in the DJI firmware, Focus, Track and VR with Immersive/Joystick Head Tracking modes are no longer usable with the following drone models and firmware versions: Mavic Pro (v01.03.0550 and v01.03.0500), Inspire 2 (v01.0.0240) and Phantom 4 Pro (v01.03.0418). If you are using one of these firmware versions and wish to continue using the affected flight modes, either downgrade to a previous firmware version using the DJI Assistant 2 PC/Mac app or wait for DJI to release a new firmware that will fix this bug

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.7
- due to a bug in the DJI firmware, Follow, Focus, Track and VR with Immersive/Joystick Head Tracking modes are no longer usable with the following drone models and firmware versions: Mavic Pro (v01.03.0550 and v01.03.0500), Inspire 2 (v01.0.0240) and Phantom 4 Pro (v01.03.0418). If you are using one of these firmware versions and wish to continue using the affected flight modes, either downgrade to a previous firmware version using the DJI Assistant 2 PC/Mac app or wait for DJI to release a new firmware that will fix this bug

March 2017 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.15.8
- fixed hardware decoding bug
- fixed issue where the battery serial would not correctly update in the flight logs when changing the battery
- due to a bug in the DJI firmware, Focus, Track and VR with Immersive/Joystick Head Tracking modes are no longer usable with the following drone models and firmware versions: Mavic Pro (v01.03.0500), Inspire 2 (v01.0.0240) and Phantom 4 Pro (v01.03.0418). If you are using one of these firmware versions and wish to continue using the affected flight modes, either downgrade to a previous firmware version using the DJI Assistant 2 PC/Mac app or wait for DJI to release a new firmware that will fix this bug
Version 1.15.7
- added shutter and aperture priority exposure modes
- long press anywhere on the video preview to set Focus to Infinity for Mavic Pro
- added custom function "Focus to Infinity" for Mavic Pro
- added Burst shot x10/x14 capture modes for P4 Pro / Inspire 2
- added Inspire 2 SSD settings
- added FPV Camera support for Inspire 2
- bug fixes for Phantom 3 4K

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.6
- due to a bug in the DJI firmware, Follow, Focus, Track and VR with Immersive/Joystick Head Tracking modes are no longer usable with the following drone models and firmware versions: Mavic Pro (v01.03.0500), Inspire 2 (v01.0.0240) and Phantom 4 Pro (v01.03.0418). If you are using one of these firmware versions and wish to continue using the affected flight modes, either downgrade to a previous firmware version using the DJI Assistant 2 PC/Mac app or wait for DJI to release a new firmware that will fix this bug

February 2017 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.15.6
- fixed rare issue with mavic pro battery not updating correctly
Version 1.15.5
- added new "relative to ground" mode to set waypoint altitudes in the batch waypoint editor
- panorama bug fix for Mavic Pro

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.5
- fixed an issue with Mavic Pro where tap to focus would fail
- fixed a Mavic Pro issue where it is not possible to control the gimbal manually when the app has control in waypoint mode (focus poi/interpolate)
Version 3.10.4
- when uploading a waypoint mission, a progress window will now be shown
Version 3.10.3
- follow me fix with Mavic Pro & P4 Pro
- panorama bug fix for Mavic Pro
- misc improvements and bug fixes

January 2017 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.15.4
- a visual effect will now be shown when the drone is taking a photo
- misc improvements and bug fixes
Version 1.15.3
- added support for Inspire 2
- misc improvements and bug fixes
Version 1.15.2
- fixed rare crash at startup on some devices
- some diagnostic errors/warnings can now be closed

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.2
- added support for Inspire 2
- a visual effect will now be shown when the drone is taking a photo
- misc improvements and bug fixes

December 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.15.1
- added "Active Collision Avoidance", "Landing Protection", "Precision Landing", "Frequency Band", "Lightbridge 2 Channel Switch" settings
- added "JPEG Quality", "Video Caption", "Front LEDs Auto Turn Off", "Auto AE Unlock", "AF Focus Assistant" and "Video Coding" settings
- fixed custom buttons C1/C2 conflict
Version 1.15.0
- added support for Phantom 4 Pro
- misc bug fixes

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.10.1
- fixed crash in the settings with Phantom 4
Version 3.10.0
- added support for Phantom 4 Pro
- added new "relative to ground" mode to set waypoint altitudes in the batch waypoint editor
- added "Active Collision Avoidance", "Landing Protection", "Precision Landing", "Frequency Band" settings

November 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.14.3
- pano mode bug fix
Version 1.14.2
- the "Center Autofocus" custom function can now be used in VR mode
- fixed issue where in some cases a video decoder encryption error would incorrectly be shown
- fixed issue where the battery would sometimes fail to connect
Version 1.14.0 - 1.14.1
- added support for Mavic Pro
- added "Ocusync Preview Quality" and "Ocusync Transmission Channel" general settings (Mavic Pro only)
- added support for Landing confirmation
- added "Full HD Stream" and "Portrait Mode" camera settings (Mavic Pro only)
- added "5D button" key bindings in general settings (Mavic Pro only)
- added new custom functions for "Digital Zoom In/Out", "AE Lock/Unlock" and "Toggle Portrait Mode"
- added "Peak Focus Threshold" general camera setting
- fixed issues with optical zoom

Android: Litchi for DJI Mavic/Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.9.2
- fixed bug where optical zoom with Z3 camera would not work
- fixed bug where the phone camera's orientation would sometimes be incorrect in VR mode
Version 3.9.1
- misc bug fixes
Version 3.9.0
- added support for Mavic Pro
- Pano mode revamp and optimizations
- added support for Landing confirmation
- added "Full HD Stream" and "Portrait Mode" camera settings (Mavic Pro only)
- added "5D button" bindings (Mavic Pro only)
- added new custom functions for "Digital Zoom In/Out", "AE Lock/Unlock" , "Center Autofocus" and "Toggle Portrait Mode"
- setting the metering/autofocus is now done with a tap on the video preview
- added support for optical zoom (C2 + left wheel)

October 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.13.1
- added "Capture Strategy" setting in Pano mode, switch between "Column by Column" and "Row by Row"
- added "Mode" setting in Pano mode, switch between "Aircraft Rotation" and "Gimbal Rotation" (Inspire 1/M100/M600/A3 only)
- added "Nadirs" setting in Pano mode, allows selecting the number of Nadirs Litchi will take
- added "Width" setting in Pano mode, which lets you shoot non spherical panoramas
- added "Top Row Angle" setting in Pano mode, allows you to set the top row's pitch angle from 0 to +30°
- added GEO restricted flight zones to the map
- added setting to enable/disable GEO system, when disabled the app will use the previous NoFlyZone system (not up to date)
- added more warning messages that will display when a problem is detected
Version 1.13.0
- Pano mode revamp and optimizations
- setting the exposure metering is now done with a tap on the video preview
- triggering autofocus is now done with a tap on the video preview, switch between autofocus and exposure metering functions using the button at the top left corner of the video preview (X5/Z3/Mavic only)
- added setting to show GPS coordinates
- added "Center AutoFocus" custom function to trigger AutoFocus at the center
- optical zoom can now be triggered using C2+left RC wheel
- optical zoom bug fix
- many UI improvements and bug fixes
Version 1.12.4
- fixed screen recording crash on iOS 9
Version 1.12.3
- fixed issue where sometimes video recording would restart mid-flight with auto record enabled
Version 1.12.2
- added optical zoom support (pinch to zoom on video preview) for Z3 and X5 zoom lens
- added autofocus support for Z3 camera
Version 1.12.1
- added lightbridge 2 setting to switch between LB/EXT video sources
- fixed korean translation issue
Version 1.12.0
- added Litchi Vue support (stream the video feed to a nearby iOS device running the Litchi Vue app)
- added initial support for z3 camera
- fixed issue with map zoom

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.8.0
- added batch edit tool in waypoint mode
- waypoint altitudes are now shown above each waypoint
- remaining sdcard space is now shown in the settings
- added terrain map type
- misc bug fixes

September 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.11.0
- added batch edit tool in waypoint mode
- waypoint missions now show distance info between waypoints
- remaining sdcard space is now shown in the settings
- added Use Amap Imagery general setting (for China maps)
- added terrain map type
- the app now uses new database servers for missions saved to the cloud, be sure to update the app to continue using Mission Hub's features

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.7.0
- the app now uses new database servers for missions saved to the cloud, be sure to update the app to continue using Mission Hub's features

August 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.10.2
- long press to autofocus will now also change the focus mode if not already on auto (X5 & X5R)
- fixed autofocus and spot metering in photo mode 4:3
- fixed issue with histogram in photo mode 4:3
- updated translations
Version 1.10.1
- added ability to move the gimbal using touch/drag on the video preview
- updated translations
- a broken SDcard icon will now be shown when there is a problem with the sdcard
- max number of missions increased from 100 to 1000
- fixed no sound when taking photos with the Interval capture mode
- in flight logs, the channel will now show correct values for Auto
- missions with empty names are no longer allowed

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.6.8
- long press to autofocus will now also change the focus mode if not already on auto (X5 & X5R)
Version 3.6.7
- added how to connect help at app startup
Version 3.6.6
- added battery info/settings panel, tap on battery icon to show it
- added video recording time
- replaced Gimbal FPV mode setting by Gimbal Mode setting
- max number of missions increased from 100 to 1000
- updated translations
- fixed autofocus and spot metering in photo mode 4:3
- fixed issue with histogram in photo mode 4:3

July 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.10.0
- added support for the following languages: German, Italian, French, Russian, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Spanish, Japanese, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Greek, Hungarian, Korean, Indonesian, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Polish, Vietnamese, Finnish, Swedish, Turkish, Romanian
- added language general setting
- added battery info/settings, tap on battery icon to show the settings
- added remaining flight time indicator
- added digital zoom for Phantom 4
- added Double Output (HDMI) general setting
- fixed bug where the username would show as (null) when logged in via Facebook

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.6.5
- updated translations
Version 3.6.4
- updated translations

June 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.9.2
- fixed issue where the top bar status would allow to cancel a Landing caused by reaching the critical battery level
Version 1.9.1
- added ability to set different speeds at each waypoint (only effective when the aircraft is in range of the RC)
- added vision positioning general setting
- when the aircraft is in Go Home/Landing modes, you can now tap on the top status bar to cancel the RTH/Landing
- added ability to set exposure spot using single tap on video preview, when using spot metering mode
- when starting the app, the last flight mode that was used will be selected
- added load/save to Orbit mode
- added long press bindings for C1/C2
- added custom functions 'Toggle VR Immersive' and 'Toggle VR Joystick'
- added ability to unlock map to have it rotate with the device heading
- misc bug fixes
Version 1.9.0
- added VR mode
- added FPV mode with auto takeoff/land, course lock and home lock functions
- added custom function to toggle the iphone camera in VR mode
- added "Show Home Orientation" general setting, when enabled shows a line between home point and aircraft on the map
- added gimbal work mode general setting
- added gimbal FOV indicator for inspire 1 series
- fixed focus mode with aircraft rotation off for Inspire 1 series
Version 1.8.0
- added voice feedback settings
- added compass calibration in settings
- added maximum altitude general setting
- misc improvements and bug fixes

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.6.3
- updated translations
Version 3.6.2
- added ability to set different speeds at each waypoint (only effective when the aircraft is in range of the RC)
- added vision positioning general setting
- when the aircraft is in Go Home/Landing modes, you can now tap on the top status bar to cancel the RTH/Landing
- added ability to set exposure spot using single tap on video preview, when using spot metering mode
- for X5 cameras, focus is now done with a long press
- fixed bug with insert waypoint feature changing the altitude for other waypoints
- removed "Minimum/Maximum selectable altitude" settings which now default to -200m (min) and 500m (max)
- fixed bug where a space at the end of the email would cause failed logins
Version 3.6.1
- misc bug fixes
Version 3.6.0
- added 'Aircraft Head Tracking' in VR mode to control the aircraft yaw with your head
- added home indicator in VR mode
- added recording indicator in VR mode
- added 'Show Home Orientation' general setting
- added 'Mobile Camera (VR)' custom function with which you can toggle your mobile device's camera in VR mode
- added 'Toggle VR Immersive' and 'Toggle VR Joystick' custom functions
- added 1080p 120 fps recording resolution for Phantom 4
- fixed inspire 1 yaw head tracking vr bug
Version 3.5.0
- added in-app exposure settings (tap on exposure info panel at the top of the video preview to show the settings)
- added voice instructions for compass calibration
- minor tracking improvements for P3S when the camera is in photo mode and for the Nvidia Shield tablet in both camera modes
- misc improvements and bug fixes

May 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.7.0
- added ability to start one month free trial for Airdata UAV's HD 360 Gold subscription (exclusive to Litchi), refer to https://flylitchi.com/airdata for more info
- improvements to automatic gimbal control in waypoint mode
- added object avoidance info (distance in meters) and sounds for Phantom 4
- added RC Signal Lost general aircraft setting (only affects manual flying)
- added Gimbal Pitch Extension general aircraft setting
- added front LEDs general setting (also added as custom function for C1/C2)
- added collision avoidance general setting for Phantom 4
- in Focus and Track modes for Inspire type aircrafts, the gimbal yaw will no longer be controlled when aircraft rotation is set to auto

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.4.0
- added ability to start one month free trial for Airdata UAV's HD 360 Gold subscription (exclusive to Litchi), refer to https://flylitchi.com/airdata for more info
- improvements to automatic gimbal control in waypoint mode
- added object avoidance info (distance in meters) and sounds for Phantom 4
- added RC Signal Lost general aircraft setting (only affects manual flying)
- added Gimbal Pitch Extension general aircraft setting
- added front LEDs general setting (also added as custom function for C1/C2)
- added collision avoidance general setting for Phantom 4
- in Focus and Track modes for Inspire type aircrafts, the gimbal yaw will no longer be controlled when aircraft rotation is set to auto

April 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.6.0
- you can now activate Follow in Track mode. When using Track's Follow feature always be ready to use the RC switch to regain control
- smoother joystick controls in Track and Focus mode
- added histogram in camera settings
- screen recorder should be more reliable
- gimbal roll can now be adjusted using C2 + right wheel
Version 1.5.0
- added support for Phantom 4
- added new Track mode which uses computer vision to track a selected object
- added new Focus mode which uses GPS to focus on a subject
- added all camera settings and exposure details panel
- added support for Auto-Focus on tap (X5 and X5R only)
- the C1 RC button setting is now enabled again
- fixed hardware decoding setting not always applying correctly
- fixed issue with waypoint mode finish action "Back to 1"

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.3.1
- fixed rare crash at startup on galaxy s6 devices
Version 3.3.0
- added new Track mode which uses computer vision to track a selected object. When using Track's Follow feature always be ready to use the RC switch to regain control
- Focus mode is now included in the base app, the base price has been adjusted accordingly
- smoother joystick controls in Track and Focus mode
- added histogram in general camera settings
- added Focus on long press for X5 and X5R cameras
- added Hue camera setting
- misc bug fixes
Version 3.2.1
- hotfixed pano mode with gimbal rotations for Inspire 1
Version 3.2.0
- added support for Phantom 4 (autonomous flights require P mode, switch to S or A to regain control)
- improvements to Focus mode so movements should be less affected by wind
- added AEB capture mode settings
- panoramas taken in Pano mode with a P3/P4 should be more stable and less affected by wind
- fixed bug where exposure info wasn't correctly updated in manual mode

March 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.4.0
- added panorama mode
- added grid lines camera setting

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.1.0
- improvements to panorama mode to make it more reliable

February 2016 Updates

iOS: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 1.3.1
- fix iPad Pro crash
Version 1.3.0
- added Orbit flight mode
- misc improvements and bug fixes

Android: Litchi for DJI Phantom/Inspire

Version 3.0.4
- improved POI transitions in Focus POI waypoint missions
- fixed downlink signal bars not showing for some users
- misc bug fixes
Version 3.0.3
- fixed crash on some devices
Version 3.0.2
- fixed compass error not removing itself after successful calibration
- fixed a bug where in some cases no errors would be shown if the app failed to register with the DJI servers
- fixed a bug where the P3 standard signal quality would not be stable
- fixed wrong no fly zone warnings
Version 3.0.1
- added support for P3 Standard, P3 4K, Inspire 1 Pro/Raw
- removed P2 vision and P2 vision + support
- added aircraft model auto detection
- added new camera shooting modes (HDR and AEB)
- added new mission finish action Reverse
- added ability to change the cruising speed while a mission is in progress
- removed aircraft type and video decoder settings
- misc improvements and bug fixes

Important: Litchi 3.0.1 is not compatible with the Phantom 2 Vision series due to DJI dropping support for it in the development kit.
If you are a Phantom 2 pilot and wish to continue using Litchi, you should either disable automatic updates for Litchi or download a separate app that we made specifically for Phantom 2 users. To ease the transition, the app can be downloaded for free at https://goo.gl/5BNEqW