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  • Atomos Samurai Blade

Atomos Samurai Blade

  • Brand: Atomos
  • Product Code: Samurai Blade
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Specifications
Weight
Without batteries & HDD 345g / 12oz (without batteries & HDD)
With batteries & HDD 696g / 25oz (with batteries & HDD)
Dimensions (W x H x D mm) 153 x 87 x 48mm, 6.0 x 3.4 x 1.9”
Construction Aircraft-grade Aluminum for durability & portability
Fan-less for silent operation
Power
Operating power 3.3W (monitoring only) / 6.8W (Rec, Mon, Play)
Compatible batteries NP series, D-Tap and supporting accessories (Nikon ENL6, Canon EL6)
Input voltage (battery) 6.2V to 16.8V
Battery time (based on 7.4V) 2600mAh - up to 4hrs
5200mAh - up to 8hrs
7800mAh - up to 12hrs
DC Out -
Continuous power* Patent pending Primary-secondary battery system
Change batteries without losing power
Loop batteries continuously
Power Station continuous power dual supply Optional
Touchscreen
Size 5"
Resolution 1280 x 720
PPI 325
Aspect ratio 16:9 native / 4:3 Letterbox
Color standard REC709 HDTV
Native frame rate playback 48-60Hz
Technology SuperAtom IPS panel (capacitive touch), calibratable to REC709 with optional Atomos Spyder
Video input/loop out
HDMI -
SDI 1 x HD/SD-SDI (SMPTE)
Signal Uncompressed 10/8bit 4:2:2 (camera dependent)
Video output (play out)
HDMI -
SDI 1 x HD/SD-SDI (SMPTE)
Signal Uncompressed 10/8bit 4:2:2 (Playback file dependent)
Supported loop out formats
HDMI to HDMI -
SDI to SDI  720p 50
1080i 50/60
1080psf 24/25/30
1080p 24/25/30
Video signal conversion
HDMI to SDI -
SDI to HDMI -
Supported formats (in/out)
4K -
HD - high frame rate -
HD 1080i60, 1080i59.94, 1080i50, 1080p30, 1080p25, 1080p24, 1080p23.98, 1080pSF23.98, 1080pSF24, 1080pSF25, 1080pSF30, 720p60, 720p59.94, 720p50, SD 480i, 576i
Realtime hardware encoding
4K-UHD 3840x2160 8/10-bit 4:2:2 to - -
1920x1080 8/10-bit 4:2:2 to Apple ProRes
HQ
422
LT
Avid DNxHD
220/220x
145
36
Onboard processing
Pulldown conversion 50i from 25PSF > 25P (2:2 Pulldown)
60i from 30PSF > 30P (2:2 Pulldown)
60i from 24P > 24P (3:2 Pulldown)
60i from 23.98P > 23.98P (3:2 Pulldown)
Audio input (48kHz PCM audio)
Analog Line 2ch 48kHz
HDMI -
SDI 12ch 48kHz 16-bit
XLR -
Audio output (48kHz PCM audio)
Analog Line 2ch 48kHz
HDMI -
SDI In 12ch 48kHz 16-bit
Balanced Line (XLR) -
Mic Level -
Remote start/stop
HDMI -
SDI SDI Trigger Camera Selectable
Other LANC control – Slave
Recording  
Supported media
(Approved List Only)
SSD 2.5”
HDD (5400 to 7200rpm)
Master caddy case Master Caddy 1 (included)
75mm x 105mm x 12mm
Master caddy dock 2.5” SATA to USB 2.0/3.0
Supported applications Supported Applications FCPX/FCP7+ / Media Composer 5.0+ / Premiere 5.5+
EDIUS 6.0+ / Vegas Pro 10+ / Lightworks / Autodesk Smoke 2015+
Accessories included Main unit, Universal battery charger 110-240V, AC adapter & car charger, docking station & leads, 2 x master caddy cases, 1 x Atomos 2600mAh battery, Rugged carry case, D-Tap adapter
Optional extras 5 x Master caddy cases, Sunhood, Carry cases, Canon & Nikon adapter plates, Connect H2S converter, Connect S2H converter, Powerstation
All specifications correct when published, subject to E&OE.

 

 
Professional functionality (Rec, Play, Monitor, Edit) added to any SDI camera to improve the speed, quality and affordability of your workflow.

 



Discontinued




DIRECTOR QUALITY MONITOR
Real time monitoring with the SuperAtom 5” IPS 325ppi 1280x720 capacitive touchscreen. Monitoring functions at your fingertips including waveform, vectorscope, luma parade, RGB, focus peaking, zebra, false color & blue only.

LOSSLESS & EDIT FRIENDLY
Maximize use of your camera’s spectacular lens & sensor. Bypass internal high compression recording to H.264 / AVCHD / MPEG & upgrade to virtually lossless ready-to-edit 10-bit 422 Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD with the Samurai Blade.

PROXIES ON THE GO WITH CUT & TAG EDITING
Create HD proxies on the Samurai Blade as you record 4K at the camera & in real time rough cut your footage. Tag it as Favorite or Reject and save as a project, ready to finalize in the studio.

LOW COST MEDIA & LONG RECORD TIMES
Record to standard 2.5” HDDs and SSDs. A 1TB HDD gives you 10+ hours of Apple ProRes HQ. Buy your choice of media that is affordable, reliable and readily available.

Monitor & Record from your Camera, Mac and PC
Open up Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHD post production quality to thousands of devices (cameras, projectors, tablets, phones, game consoles, medical and industrial equipment).