Testing out the Zhiyun Crane M2. A new small sized camera and action cam gimbal that is strong like a full sized gimbal. The Zhiyun Crane M2 weighs just 1.1 lbs (500g) and can carry compact cameras, light mirrorless cameras, smartphones, and action cameras weighing up to 1.58 lbs (720 g).
The Zhiyun Crane-M2 is compact stabilizer – the dimensions of the Zhiyun gimbal are 10.5 x 2.7 x 5.4″ (267 x 69 x 138mm) and the gimbal weighs 1.1 lbs (500g). The Crane M2 has a new quick release plate that makes it much simpler to remove the camera from the stabilizer and reattach it. With scale marks and positioning memory lock it means that balancing can be accomplished in a very short time. the balancing arms can be locked in place with one button and stopped from moving around during storage. This lets the Crane M2 fold up and lock fast to fit into a camera bag or backpack.
The Crane-M2 features a full shoots worth of runtime. You get up to 8 hours to keep it powered throughout your filming. Thee gimbal is capable of charging your phone, even while CRANE-M2 is being charged with a power bank.