How to install DJI fly app on Android

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Unlock the full potential of your DJI drone and soar through the skies with our detailed guide

Congratulations on your brand-new DJI drone.

It’s an exciting moment when you are ready to take it out for its maiden flight.

But wait, before you can soar through the skies, you will need DJI Fly, the essential app that gives you access to all the features and updates for your drone.

While flying a DJI drone is a breeze, getting the app installed on certain devices can be a bit tricky.

But don’t worry, I’m here to assist you.

Let’s dive in and learn how to get it done.

How to download DJI fly app

First, you need to ensure that your Android device is compatible with the DJI Fly App by checking its system requirements.

The app requires Android 7.0 or a higher version, and it is not compatible with 32-bit Android OS phones or tablets.

If you are unsure how to check your device’s compatibility, don’t worry – this post will guide you through the process.

Once you have confirmed that your device meets the requirements, the next step is to download the DJI Fly App.

How to install DJI fly APK on Android

In 2021, DJI created confusion in the community by removing DJI Fly from the Google Play Store.

To install DJI Fly on your Android device today, you will need to visit DJI’s website and download it, then manually install it on your device.

Here is how you can do it:

  1. Go to DJI’s website on your Android device and find the DJI Fly app.
  2. Click on the “Download for Android” button, and if prompted, give your browser permission to download.
  3. Once the app is downloaded, go to your Files app and locate the downloaded file in the downloads section.
  4. Click on the DJI Fly download file to install the app. You may be asked to allow installations from third-party sources, so be sure to accept.
  5. Open the app and login with your DJI account. If you don’t have an account, you can easily create one within the app or on DJI’s website.

How to update DJI fly app on Android

Updating the app on Android is easier.

DJI Fly has a self-update feature that will prompt you with a pop-up when an update is available, so you won’t need to go through the manual installation process again.


While getting the DJI Fly app installed on certain Android devices may require some manual steps, it is a small hurdle to overcome in order to unlock the full potential of your DJI drone.

By checking your device’s compatibility, visiting DJI’s website, and following the installation steps outlined in this article, you will be up and flying in no time.

Plus, with the self-update feature, keeping the app up to date will be a breeze.

So, don’t let the installation process deter you from exploring the exciting world of aerial photography and videography with your brand-new DJI drone.