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Algorithms and Software
Computing Platform
Data Closed Loop
The self-developed inertial-aided stereo vision system has the advantages of dense, high-resolution 3D point cloud ranging and modality redundancy, and supports highly reliable intelligent obstacle avoidance functions. The camera module design, calibration, layout, and integration are jointly optimized over the entire process to support the flexible configuration of different amounts of Radar, LiDAR, and other sensors, achieving an optimized sensor configuration based on performance, cost, and other factors.
Based on stereo vision and high-accuracy visual inertial navigation technology, DJI AD total solution integrates high-accuracy depth estimations and positioning, omnidirectional multi-sensor fusion, and provides strong local perception capabilities. DJI Automotive adopts planning and decision-making technologies with considerations for safety, efficiency, comfort, and intelligent interaction. DJI targets the maximization of heterogeneous computing power of multiple chip platforms with automated model deployment technology.
Highly integrated: Integration of Safety MCU, ISP, Ultrasonic Controller, GNSS, Gateway, etc., into the controller. High cost performance: Optimizes and utilizes the computational power of mainstream SoC, customizes select SoC specifications with SoC suppliers, and highly optimizes the algorithm and software together with hardware. High platformization: Reused controller for different OEMs and different sensor configurations with flexible software and hardware architecture. High security: Complies with ISO 26262 functional safety and ISO 21434 cybersecurity standards. Evolves from L2+ to L3 autonomous driving systems under the same safety and security framework.
The large-scale automated data closed-loop toolchain of DJI Automotive supports automated data mining, data annotation, model training and evaluation, model deployment, and E2E closed loop of cloud simulation tests. It supports large scale 4D ground truth data labeling production pipelines, which provide high-quality training data for algorithms. In addition, it supports OTA upgrades of software functions and performance, continuously providing a better driving experience for users.

DJI Automotive's Development

Launched the DJI Automotive project.
Began testing on proving ground.
Obtained the first batch of autonomous driving test licenses in Shenzhen,began autonomous test driving on public roads.
Officially opened the first DJI automotive-grade factory.
Established partnerships with OEMs.
Passed TISAX information security certification, and A_ SPICE (CL1&CL2), ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO45001, and ISO27001 certification.
Established partnerships with more OEMs.
Officially announced DJI Automotive at the Shanghai Auto Show.
DJI Automotive website officially launched.
Automotive laboratory passed the CNAS certification.
The first mass-production vehicles equipped with DJI Automotive's autonomous driving system officially came off the production line.
Automotive factories passed the EHS audit.
DJI Automotive factories reached Level-3 "Defined" in The Capability Maturity Model Manufacture (CMMM).
Passed IATF16949 certification.

Dedicated Team of Professionals

DJI Automotive has an innovative and experienced team on board. By the end of 2021, the team had more than 800 core R&D engineers, 87% of whom had a master's degree or doctorate. Most of our team members have studied and worked at top universities, research institutions, as well as internationally renowned OEMs and Tier-1 manufacturers in the fields of robotics and artificial intelligence. In terms of intelligent manufacturing and quality systems, DJI Automotive has established an engineering team of over 200 people. 90% of our engineering team has work experience with well-known OEMs and Tier-1 manufacturers, providing strong support for the mass production of intelligent technologies.


Core R&D Engineers


Master's Degree & Doctorate



Automotive-Grade Management System

DJI Automotive focuses on supply chain management, quality assurance, and new product development, combining its own characteristics with industry requirements to create an automotive-grade management system. We continue making progress toward our goal of providing customers with affordable, high-quality, and high-performance autonomous driving products.

Comprehensive Testing and Verification System

In accordance with industrial standards, DJI Automotive has established a comprehensive testing system and a set of testing methodologies based on its own product characteristics. To verify the autonomous driving systems, DJI Automotive has developed a toolchain represented by simulators, a testing operations center, and a professional team to conduct testing. A comprehensive system has been created with tests, testing operations, and safety operator training.

Testing System and Methodology

According to the testing strategies and requirements of A-SPICE and ISO 26262 as well as the V model-based test system, DJI Automotive has established a set of scenario-based testing methodologies. These methodologies are based on ISO 21448, ISO 34502, Enable S3, PEGASUS, and other industry test experience, as well as DJI Automotive's experience in the testing field. The testing system stipulates a clear test hierarchy, with each layer having a complete testing strategy, methodology, toolchain, and support from professional testers.

Simulation Toolchain

As a member of the Association for Standardization of Automation and Measuring Systems (ASAM), DJI Automotive has participated in the standardization of autonomous driving simulation tools. To verify the autonomous driving system in depth, DJI Automotive has not only employed universal testing tools in the industry, but has also developed a toolchain represented by simulators, which can independently perform simulation tests and closed-loop verification of real-world tests.

HMI Products on Autonomous Driving

The DJI Automotive HMI team is dedicated to providing solutions for human-machine interaction products. Our team has the capability to design and develop products throughout the entire chain, including requirement analysis, product specifications, user experience design, and software development. Through exceptional 3D spatial interaction and visualization techniques, we aim to present users with user-friendly and functional automotive HMI products and services.

Intelligent Manufacturing Center and Intelligent Testing Center

DJI Automotive's Intelligent Manufacturing Center and Intelligent Testing Center are committed to the one-stop manufacturing and testing of autonomous driving hardware, such as Vision Sensors, Autonomous Driving Domain Controllers, and LiDAR, with the goal of enabling travel through intelligent technologies. Both centers have a full range of leading equipment and professional teams with extensive automotive industry experience and outstanding technical capabilities. Supported by information systems such as PLM, MES, ERP, EAM, and QMS, DJI Automotive has established world-class automotive-grade intelligent manufacturing and testing centers in accordance with the standards of Industry 4.0.

DJI Automotive Intelligent Manufacturing Center

The DJI Automotive Intelligent Manufacturing Center was built and is operated in accordance with IPC J-STD-001, ANSI/ESD S20.20, ISO 14644-1, and other standards, and has passed certifications such as IATF16949, TISAX, ISO 14001, ISO 45001, and ISO 27001. It has complete process development capabilities that can empower the automotive-grade intelligent production of key autonomous driving components, including SMT, automated assembly, and automated testing.

DJI Automotive Testing Center

The DJI Automotive Testing Center has a professional laboratory team with a management system built according to ISO 17025 standards. The laboratory supports a range of tests, including EMC, electrical, environmental reliability, mechanics, material, chemical, failure analysis, and physical analysis. Currently, our testing capabilities have gained CNAS certification and have been acknowledged by major OEMs like XPENG, Volkswagen, and SAIC-GM-Wuling Automobile, as well as international and national standards such as ISO 20653, ISO 10605, ISO 11452, ISO 7637, ISO 16750, GB/T 4857, GB/T 2423, GB/T 4208, GB/T 28046, CISPR 25, VW 80000, VW TL 81000, and PV 3930.