How to Use a DJI Mic with iPhone in 2024

Modified Dec. 11, 2023, 4:51 p.m.


As an avid tech enthusiast and a seasoned user of various gadgets, I recently had the opportunity to explore the DJI Mic with my iPhone.

It's a fantastic piece of equipment for anyone looking to enhance their audio recording capabilities, especially for vloggers, podcasters, and content creators. In this article, I'll share my insights and tips on how to use the DJI Mic with an iPhone effectively.

Understanding the Basics of DJI Mic

The DJI Mic is a wireless microphone system designed to deliver high-quality audio recording. It's incredibly versatile, compact, and easy to set up, making it a popular choice for mobile filmmakers and content creators. The system includes a receiver, which you can attach to your iPhone, and a transmitter with a built-in microphone.

Step-by-Step Guide to Connect DJI Mic to iPhone

  1. Charge Your DJI Mic: Before you start, ensure your DJI Mic and its components are fully charged.
  2. Attach the Receiver: The DJI Mic receiver has a Lightning connector, making it compatible with your iPhone. Simply attach it to the iPhone's Lightning port.
  3. Turn On the Transmitter: Power on the DJI Mic transmitter, the microphone itself. It's small and can be easily clipped onto your clothing.
  4. Sync the Transmitter with the Receiver: The DJI Mic should automatically sync the transmitter and the receiver once they are powered on. If it doesn't, refer to the manual to manually pair them.
  5. Adjust Settings on Your iPhone: Go to your iPhone's Bluetooth settings and ensure it recognizes the DJI Mic. You might need to select it as the default audio input device.
  6. Test the Audio: Before you start recording, do a quick audio test. Record a short clip and play it back to ensure everything is working correctly.
  7. Start Recording: Now that everything is set up, you can start recording high-quality audio with your iPhone.

I also wrote an article about how to connect an external microphone to an iPhone that can help you.

Tips for Optimal Audio Quality

  • Position the Mic Correctly: The closer the mic is to the sound source, the better the audio quality. Clip the transmitter to your collar or lapel for clear voice recording.
  • Avoid Interference: Keep the DJI Mic away from devices that may cause interference, like Wi-Fi routers or other Bluetooth devices.
  • Monitor Battery Levels: Keep an eye on the battery level indicator to ensure your recording session isn’t cut short.


Using the DJI Mic with an iPhone is straightforward and significantly boosts the audio quality of your recordings. Whether you're a professional content creator or just starting, the DJI Mic is a worthy investment for superior sound quality.



Maxime Levesque is a technical engineer with more than 5 years of professional experience. He is an expert in computer and phones, mostly on Apple products. Maxime is also the founder of TechBrowser.

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