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How to calibrate Zhiyun smooth 4?- Make it horizontal again

How to calibrate Zhiyun smooth 4?- Make it horizontal again

By  Adan Flannigan 2019-10-21 10797 0

In the using process of Zhiyun Smooth 4, you may find that it is not level with the ground. Even initialize the stabilizer, there is no use. So you should calibrate your Zhiyun Smooth 4 gimbal. Now, we offer you two ways to fix the stabilizer deviation problems.

How to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4 

First, let’s learn how to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4

How to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4?

Step 1: Correctly install the batteries.

Step 2: Hold the phone holder with one hand, and long press the power button to power on the Zhiyun smooth 4.

Step 3: Long press the joystick to enter standby mode while keeping hold the phone holder through the whole process in case of star-up failure.

Step 4: Put the stabilizer still on the table surface, and wait for about 30 seconds, and the stabilizer will automatically complete initialization.

How to calibrate Zhiyun Smooth 4 by six-side?

How to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4 

Step 1: Long press the power button to power on the Zhiyun Smooth 4.

Step 2: Prees the joystick to enter standby mode

Step 3: When the four white indicator lights blink slowly, push up the joystick to make the four indicator lights on.

Step 4: Then push down the joystick to make the four indicator lights blink.

Step 5: Put the phone holder base down vertically and wait the lights flash twice.

Step 6: Put the phone holder down vertically and wait the lights flash three times.

Step 7: Put the phone holder down horizontally and wait the lights flash four times.

Step 8: Put the phone holder up horizontally and wait the lights flash 5 times.

Step 9: Side-mouted USB charging port down and wait the lights flash 6 times.

Step 10: Side-mouted USB charging port up and wait the indicators light on.

Step 11: The six-side calibration is complete.

If you done the six-side calibration, but it didn’t work. You can try the motor calibration.

How to calibrate Zhiyun Smooth 4 motor?

Step 1: Turn on Zhiyun Smooth 4.

Step 2: Put your mobile phone on the phone holder.

Step 3: Activate the ZY Play APP.

Step 4: Go to the Smooth 4 main page and connect to the device.

Step 5: Waite for the Bluetooth search and click on the device ID.

Step 6: Press the menu button on the panel of Zhiyun Smooth 4.

Step 7: Then tape the settings icon on the mobile phone screen.

How to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4 

Step 8: Scroll down and select camera mode, tape on original.

Step 9: Now tape the gear icon or settings.

Step 10: Select calibration and choose motor calibration.

Step 11: Then choose which part you want to calibrate on the phone screen.

How to initialize Zhiyun smooth 4 

Step 12: Adjust the numbers, click on the check marks and press "save" to observe the correction.

If it is not right, repeat the calibration procedure.

For Gearbest customers:

If you've purchased Zhiyun Smooth 4 gimbal from us and still have problem after reading the user manual, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. Just fill in the ticket with your questions at our Support Center and send it to us. We will do our best to deal with your problem as soon as possible. We are always happy and willing to help.


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