• Ultra-Portable Design, White Color
• For Compact/Action Cameras & Smartphones
• One-Button Quick Release Camera System
• 360° Pan, 309° Tilt & 333° Roll Rotation
• Six Operation Modes, 8-Hour Runtime
• Supports Action Cams via Optional Mount
• 1.22" OLED Color Touchscreen
• Built-In 1150mAh Battery, PD Fast Charge
• Adjustable Color Temperature
• ZY Play iOS/Android App
Tinier But No Less Mighty
Portable yet professional with great compatibility - That's what describes CRANE-M3 the best. Compact body design and optimized axis arm structure deliver a better gripping and user experience. With the brand new dual-color-temperature lighting and professional audio solution, CRANE-M3 presents an outstanding filming experience in an all-in-one design.
All-New Sleek Design
New color design makes an elegant appearance.
A gimbal with composite materials for excellent gripping experience.
Find the buttons, wheels and the joystick at your comfort reach with the ergonomic control panel.
Supports function control & switching within the camera protocol using the versatile adjustment wheel¹.
Tiny Body, Mighty Power
M3 comes with compact structure, angled rear motors and optimized axis arms, providing a gimbal that is as tiny as a bottle of water with sufficient room to carry different kinds of cameras² for stable and smooth movements.
Quick Release 4.0
Upgraded quick release system for easier balancing, assembly and disassembly. The axis locks with Poka-Yoke design ensure utmost safety and efficiency.
Two-in-one universal quick release plate has reserved an entrance for quick batteries swapping without the assembly/disassembly of the camera³.
Built-in Dual Color Temperature Fill Light
Lumen Amplifier technology highly increases the brightness and produces 800-lumen (average) lighting with a 2-c㎡ light source. Even a light source with the size of a little finger could light up a 20-square-meter room⁴. Supports stepless dimming on the color temperature level and brightness using the control wheel.
Multi-functional Expansion Base
Built-in receiver at the base can be paired with the transmitter module for wireless control of mainstream cameras via Bluetooth. Compatible with the camera shutter protocol, supports wired function control within the permission of shutter protocol⁵.
Use 1/4" threaded hole for expansion with more accessories.
6.5mm audio port supports connection with devices such as wired professional microphones.
Professional Audio Solution
6.5mm audio port supports connection with devices such as wired professional microphones, delivering clear audio performance with cardioid/hypercardioid pattern⁶.
1.22” Touch Screen
Chinese/English Menu Switching
Device Status Display
with just one hand.
Charging and Runtime
Supports PD Fast Charge protocol. Consuming time to fully charge can be minimized to 2 hours. Runtime up to 8 hours. Can be charged with a power bank while operating at the same time⁷.
Backpack with different layers for storing the camera, lens and other accessories. Stylish surface with advanced technology and procedure to resist spill⁸.
You can be your whole team. Get multiple selected accessories from ZHIYUN for convenient carrying and professional operation.
The CRANE-M3 has a built-in receiver at the base which can be paired with the transmitter module for wireless control of mainstream cameras via Bluetooth. It also comes with a built-in 800-lumen LED fill light which has a full step-less dimming control and Kelvin color temperature settings (2600-5400K). Red, yellow, blue, and orange filters are included to adjust the color of the integrated fill light. On the audio side, there’s a built-in TransMount Shotgun Microphone that comes with the gimbal, plus you can connect a wide variety of mics by utilizing the available 6.5mm audio port. With the Zhiyun CRANE-M3, you can get up to 8 hours of operation on a single charge using its built-in 1150mAh battery. Since the gimbal supports PD Fast Charge protocol, you can fully charge the unit for 2 hours by using a simple power bank while operating at the same time. The CRANE-M3 also sports an interactive 1.22”, full-color OLED touchscreen enabling parameter adjustments to a range of gimbal mode settings as well as follow speed. The color OLED display confirms the selected operation mode, battery level, Bluetooth/Wi-Fi status, and other functions. The gimbal offers 360° pan, 309° tilt, and 333° roll rotation across seven modes of operation, including follow, pan-follow, POV, portrait, GO, lock, and Vortex modes, and it can also be adjusted manually if required. It also can sync up with a Wi-Fi-enabled camera that supports remote zoom, shutter, and video start/stop control, or you can utilize a camera control cable and the USB Type-C port on the baseplate to control the camera shutter and also power the camera. ZHIYUN CRANE-M3 HIGHLIGHTS Ultra-Portable Design, White Color For Compact/Action Cameras & Smartphones One-Button Quick Release Camera System 360° Pan, 309° Tilt & 333° Roll Rotation Six Operation Modes, 8-Hour Runtime Supports Action Cams via Optional Mount 1.22″ OLED Color Touchscreen Built-In 1150mAh Battery, PD Fast Charge Adjustable Color Temperature ZY Play iOS/Android App
|Tech Specs.||Packing List: Standard||Packing Specifications: Standard||UPC Code & Certification Info|
|Item||Min.||Standard||Max.||Remark||Name & Spec.||Qty.||Item||Dim./Weight (mm)||Remark||Item||Info||Availability||Product Code|
|Operation Voltage||9.6V||11.1V||12.6V||Tripod (WEEBILL 2)||1||Product Dimension (Folded)||280.37*74.88*157.06||W*D*H||EAN Code：CRANE-M3||6970194086705||Available||C020116G|
|Operation Current||180mA||-||4700mA||Fill Light Filters||4||Package Size||208*102*290||L*W*H||UPC Code：CRANE-M3||191493002470||Available|
|Charging Voltage||-||-||-||EPP Carrying Case||1||Carton Size||565*450*330||L*W*H||EAN Code：CRANE-M3 Combo||6970194086712||Available||C020116GCB|
|Charging Current||-||-||-||TypeC to Multi Sony Shutter Release||1||Product Net Weight (without tripod, quick release plate)||700g/Unit||UPC Code：CRANE-M3 Combo||191493002487||Available|
|Output Voltage (Camera Control Port)||-||5V||-||TypeC to Micro Camera Charging Cable||1||Product Weight Including Package Box||1.17g/Unit||EAN Code：CRANE-M3 PRO||6970194086729||Available||C020116GP|
|Output Current (Camera Control Port)||-||1A||1.2A||TypeC to TypeC Camera Charging Cable||1||Packing Weight||14kg/Carton||10 Units/Carton||UPC Code：CRANE-M3 PRO||191493002494||Available|
|Following Deviation in Static State||-||-||-||Country/Region||Type||Status||Availability|
|Following Deviation in Motion State||-||-||-||Packing List: COMBO||Packing Specifications: Combo||Transport||UN38.3+MSDS+DGM Certificate for Air & Sea Transport of Goods||UN38.3+MSDS report finished, waiting for full packaging information to apply for DGM report||Available|
|Tilt Mechanical Range||-||309°||-||Name & Spec.||Qty.||Item||Dim./Weight (mm)||Remark||EU||IEC62133+CB||Finished||Available|
|Roll Mechanical Range||333°||Tripod (WEEBILL 2)||1||Product Dimension||280.37*74.88*157.06||W*D*H||South Korea||KC||Finished||Available|
|Pan Mechanical Range||-||360°||-||Fill Light Filters||4||Package Size||237*160*310||L*W*H||Japan||PSE||Finished||Available|
|Controllable Tilt Angle||-45°||-||160°||Phone Clamp（M2）||1||Carton Size||525*510*355||L*W*H||India||BIS||Applying||Available|
|Controllable Roll Angle||-30°||-||30°||Backpack||1||Product Net Weight||700g/Unit||Domestic||SRRC||Finished||Available|
|Controllable Pan Angle||-||360°||-||Unlimited Rotation||Quick Release Plate Weight (with screws)||38.3g/Piece||QC Inspection Report||Testing finished, editing report||Available|
|Operation Temperature||-10°||25°||50°||Tripod Weight||175g/Piece||EU||CE-RED||Testing finished, editing report||Available|
|Battery Capacity||-||1150mAh||-||Packing List: Pro||Product Weight Including Package Box||2.11kgg/Unit||CE-ROHS||Finished||Available|
|Battery Runtime||-||8H||-||Lab Data 1||Name & Spec.||Qty.||Packing Weight||14.7kg/Carton||6 Units/Carton||REACH||Finished||Available|
|Charging Time||-||2H||-||Lab Data 2||Tripod (WEEBILL 2)||1||WEEE||Finished||Available|
|Payload||-||-||-||Fill Light Filters||4||Packing Specifications: Pro||UK||UKCA||Transit after CE||Available|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 5.0||Phone Clamp（M2）||1||Item||Dim./Weight (mm)||Remark||US||FCC ID||Finished||Available|
|EIRP||<10dBm||Expansion Base||1||Product Dimension||280.37*74.88*157.06||W*D*H||UL62368-1 Report||Testing finished, editing report||Available|
|Operation Frequency||2.4GHz||Microphone||1||Package Size||237*160*310||L*W*H||Japan||MIC||Finished||Available|
|Touch Screen Size||1.22inch||Microphone Audio Cable 2.5mm to 2.5mm||1||Carton Size||525*510*355||L*W*H||PSE||Testing finished, editing report||Available|
|Touch Screen Brightness||420cd/m2||Microphone Audio Cable 2.5mm to 2.5mm||1||Product Net Weight (without tripod, quick release plate)||700g/Unit||South Korea||KC||Sending to South Korea for testing||Available|
|Camera Charging||Able to charge for 5V／1A cameras||Backpack||1||Product Weight Including Package Box||2.68kg/Unit||India||WPC||Transit after CE||Available|
|Compatible Model||1/4” Rosette Mount Screw Thread Carry Weight: Carry Weight≤1000g, Arm≤100mm||Packing Weight||18.2kg/Carton||6 Units/Carton||UAE||TRA||Transit after CE||Available|
|"Lab Data 1: The above data is collected at a specified temperature of 25℃ .|
|The CRANE-M3 is fully charged with 1150mAh battery and mounted with|
|Nikon Z50+DX 16-50 F3.5-6.3. The CRANE-M3 is properly balanced and|
|put on a flat surface. The maximum runtime is 8h.|
|Lab Data 2: This test is conducted with a QC-12W rated power adapter at a specified temperature of 25℃ . The charging time is 2h. (QC supports maximum of 12W, PD supports maximum of 12W.) The actual charging time varies with environmental factors. In addition, the lower the temperature, the longer the charging time.|
|"||Indonesia||SDPPI||Transit after CE||Available|
|Russia||EAC||Transit after CE||Available|
|FAC||Transit after CE||Available|
|Australia||RCM||Transit after CE||Available|
|UAE||TRA||Transit after CE||Available|
|Brazil||Anatel||Sending to Brazil for testing||Available|