ATOMOS @ NAB 2018: ATOMOS Ninja V Monitor&Recorder

 ATOMOS @ NAB 2018: ATOMOS Ninja V Monitor & Recorder

  NAB Show 7-12 April 2018, LasVegas, Convention Center. After the opening on 7th April by NAB President Gorgon Smith, every Day is presented new, and new hardware devices.

  NAB Show: It’s Time for Innovations. ATOMOS expands their On-Camera External Monitor & Recorder Series. They just announced ATOMOS Ninja V – all-new compact 5.2″ Monitor & Recorder On-Camera Additional Touch-Sensitive Display.

  Today, we will present this all-new On-Camera Monitor.  

  On the video below you can see first NAB Show announcement of this device: 

  

VIDEO 1.  NAB Show 2018, Announcing Atomos Ninja V  

The Newest ATOMOS Ninja V On-camera Monitor&Recorder.

DURATION: 2.01 minutes

 

  It has solid rugged body maiden by aluminum with a massive protective frame. Ninja V has Super Bright 1000nit 5.2″ Display, solid battery lifespan, for continuous playback or recording. 

  This New On-Camera Monitor Can Edit, Monitors, and Record directly by Operator’s Camera sensor to Apple ProRES, 4:2:2 10-Bit, And Avid DNxHD.

  This impressive Small-Large External Monitor can record from any HDMI V2.0 interface Source. That means hundred possible source devices, like all HDMI 2 compatible Cameras, Camcorders, Gaming Consoles, Multimedia Players, Smartphones, Tablets, Laptops, Desktop PC, etc.

  Let’s summarize main ATOMOS Ninja V Monitor & Recorder benefits.

 

 

PIC 1. ATOMOS Ninja V On-Camera Monitor

 

  As opposed to predecessor Ninja 2, who can record in FullHD using digital streams of HDMI V1.4, the newest ATOMOS Ninja V can record as quickly as a real Japanese Ninja – using ultra High-speed performance of Digital streams in HDMI V2.0 to truly 4K Resolution at 60 FPS, 60P Progressive scan.

ATOMOS Ninja V External 5.2″ on-camera Monitor & Recorder – Key Features:

  • Smooth Rugged Aluminium Body Construction,
  • ABS, Polycarbonate back Cover,  
  • 5.2″-inch ULTRA Bright Display 1000nit Display,
  • Display Resolution: 1920x1080P Full HD, 
  • PreRoll: ~7Sec.
  • 12Gb/s through HDMI Version 2.0, 
  • Uses AtomX Mini SSD Drive: 1TB is enough for 150 minutes at 4K res Apple ProRes, 
  • Edits, Monitors, Records, 
  • RGB & Gamma Control,
  • Touch-Sensitive Screen,
  • Supports ATOMOS Trademark AtomX Slot for SSD-to-SataIII Slot for Hot-Swap Plug-In,
  • Supports SDD AtomX Mini Cartridge with SATA III Interface,
  • Supported DC-Input Range / Battery:
    • from 6.2V to 16.8V, 
  • Rechargeable Battery with up to:
    • 2 hours Lifespan for U=7.4V / Capacity: 5200 mAH, 
    • 3 hours Lifespan for U=7.4V / Capacity: 7800 mAH,
  • Records and Monitors via HDMI interface,
    • Supported HDMI V1.4B,
    • Supported HDMI V2.0,
  • Video:
    • Video to Apple ProRes, Avid DNxHR:
      • 4K DCI; 24/25/30/50/60p,
      • 4K UHD; 24/25/30/50/60p,
    • Video to 
      • Codecs AVID DNxHD,
  • Pro Controls: 
    • Focus: Histogram / Peaking, 
    • HDR: Log Selection,
    • Exposure:
      • WFM,
      • RGB-Parade,
      • RGB-Vector,
  • Audio:
    • HDMI interface: 2 channel, 96 kHz,
  • Additional Accessory:
    • Quick release Sunhood, 
  • Dimensions: 
    • 151 mm x 91.5 mm x 31 mm,
  • Weight: 
    • W/o batteries & media:
      • 320 g,
      • 11.28 oz,

The Ninja has many tools, allows it to become an ultimate Pro-Video & Broadcast Monitor. 

  • Pro Controls, Editing, and tools:
    • Focus: Histogram / Peaking, 
    • HDR: Log Selection
    • Exposure:
      • WFM,
      • RGB-Parade,
      • RGB-Vector,

  The Recorded on the SDD Media is ready for control on-the-fly for direct editing, supervising with up to 6 streams.

  The data can be edited directly from the SSD using software for Apple MAC and PC as follows: Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, and Avid Media-Composer. 

 

 

PIC. 2  The Newest ATOMOS Ninja V – 5.2″

 

  Keep You best informed, we will make a comparison with its predecessor – Ninja 2, so we recall the main part of older device key features:

ATOMOS Ninja 2 External 4.3″ On-camera Monitor & Recorder – Key Features:

  • Solid Aluminium Construction, 
  • 4.3″-inch Bright Display,
  • Display Resolution 800 x 480 Pixels /  220ppi, 
  • Edits, Monitors, Records, 
  • RGB & Gamma Control,
  • Touch-Sensitive Screen,
  • Supports ATOMOS Trademark Caddy Case Hot-Swap Plug-In,
  • Supports HDD, SDD 2.5 inch to USB 2.0, 3.0,
  • Supported DC-Input Range / Battery:
    • from 6.2V to 16.8V, 
  • Rechargeable Battery with up to:
    • 5 hours Lifespan for U=7.4V / Capacity: 2600 mAH,
    • 9 hours Lifespan for U=7.4V / Capacity: 5200 mAH, 
    • 14 hours Lifespan for U=7.4V / Capacity: 7800 mAH,
  • Records and Monitors via HDMI interface,
    • Supported HDMI V1.4B,
  • Video:
    • Video to Apple ProRes:
      • Codecs Apple ProRes – HQ, 422, LT,
    • Video to Avid DNxHR:
      • Codecs AVID DNxHD – 220x, 220, 145, 36,
  • Audio:
    • HDMI interface: 2 channel, 48 kHz, 16-bit resolution,
    • Audio Line In Interface: 2 channel, 48 kHz, 16-bit resolution,
  • Dimensions: 
    • 115 x 87 x 41 mm,
    • 4.5″ x 3.4″ x 1.6″-inch,
  • Weight: 
    • W/o batteries & media:
      • 300g,
      • 11 oz,
    • With batteries & media:
      • 651g,
      • 23 oz

 

NAB 2018