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DJI Pocket Battery Life (All Models) Specs and Charging Guide

Since the first DJI Pocket camera was released in 2018, they have boasted exceptional battery life. This guide will teach you about DJI Pocket battery life, including specs and charging tips.

You can expect a battery life of more than 2 hours from every DJI Pocket camera. Charging time is just over an hour. The batteries in the DJI Pocket cameras are not removable and must be serviced by a DJI repair shop.

Here’s everything you need to know to keep your DJI Pocket battery charged and ready to go.

DJI Pocket Battery

Do you have a DJI action camera? See the DJI Action Battery Guide

DJI Pocket Camera Battery Life

DJI Pocket cameras are made with a non-removable battery. If your battery fails, you must return it to DJI for servicing.

ModelBattery TypeCapacityBattery LifeCharge Time
DJI Pocket 2Li-Po 2S875 mAh140 min73 min
Osmo Pocket Li-Po875 mAh140 min73 min
DJI Pocket Battery life
Pocket 2 (left) and the orignal Pocket (right) cameras

Charging Cables for DJI Pocket Cameras

USB-C: All DJI Pocket cameras have a USB Type C port.

You’ll use the same USB port for charging and connecting to your computer or phone.

dji pocket camera usb cable
DJI Pocket Camera use a USB type C cable

DJI Pocket Camera Battery (By Model)

Here are the specs for every DJI Pocket battery.

DJI Pocket 3

The Pocket 3 hasn’t been released yet. The anticipated release date is fall 2023.

This section will be updated upon the release of the new Pocket 3.

DJI Pocket 2

  • Battery Model: Li-Po 2S
  • Battery Life: 140 minutes
  • Charging Time: 73 minutes
  • Battery Capacity: 875 mAh
  • USB Connection: USB C

DJI Pocket

  • Battery Model: Li-Po
  • Battery Life: 140 minutes
  • Charging Time: 73 minutes
  • Battery Capacity: 875 mAh
  • USB Connection: USB C

Learn more about DJI Action and Pocket Release Dates

How to Charge Your DJI Pocket Battery

Because the Pocket has no removable battery, you must recharge it via a USB cable.

  • 4 Power Sources: You can charge it using a USB adapter, USB port on your computer, USB adapter in your car, or a power bank. Tip: Consider bringing a charged power bank, to charge it on the go. Just connect the USB cable and toss it in your bag.
  • Recommended Power: 5V/2A USB
  • USB Cable: Be sure to bring a USB-C cable
  • Charging Temperature: 41° to 140° F (5° to 60° C). When the temperature is on the upper end of this scale (113° to 140° F / 45° to 60° C) the charge current is reduced.
  • The Pocket camera is fully charged when the LED light turns off.

DJI Pocket Blink Meanings

Your DJI Pocket will indicate the battery level of recharge via blinking patterns.

Here’s what Pocket’s green blinks mean.

  • 1 Green Blink: 0-24%
  • 2 Green Blinks: 25-49%
  • 3 Green Blinks: 50-74%
  • 4 Green Blinks: 75-99%
  • Solid Green for 6 seconds, then turns off: 100%

If you’ll do a firmware update, make sure that the Pocket has at least 15% battery charge.

Your Turn

Have a question about your Pocket camera battery? Or maybe a tip to share? Please join me in the comments!