The Atomos Samurai Blade 5″ SDI Monitor & Recorder provides an all-in-one HD-SDI recorder, monitor, and playback solution. The kit includes the Atomos Samurai Blade 5″ SDI Monitor & Recorder and the Case for Ninja Blade and Samurai Blade with Foam Insert.
The Atomos Samurai Blade offers a 1280 x 720 resolution touchscreen IPS display and records from uncompressed video at up to 1080/30p/60i directly from your camera’s HD-SDI output. The Samurai Blade records Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD codecs to a 2.5″ HDD or SSD, and features professional monitoring features such as waveform, false color, and focus peaking. The Samurai Blade also comes with a docking station for uploading drives to your computer, a Sony-type NP-F570 battery, charger, AC adapter for continuous power, D-tap battery adapter, and two master caddies.
The Samurai Blade’s carry case is custom-fit and features a hard exterior shell and foam interior to safely store the Samurai Blade and accessories.
Specifications of the Atomos Samurai Blade:
- 1280 x 720 On-Camera Monitor & Recorder
- 5″ IPS Capacitive Touchscreen Display
- Records 1080p, 10-bit, 4:2:2
- ProRes or DNxHD Encoding and Playback
- SDI Input and Loop-Output
- Records to 2.5″ HDDs/SSDs
- Waveform Monitoring / Focus Assist