10bit Uncompressed to Apple ProRes Field Recorder, Monitor and Playback Device
The revolutionary Samurai is a portable touchscreen Professional 10bit HD Recorder, Monitor, & Playback device that captures pristine video and audio direct from any camera with HD/SD-SDI. It encodes in real-time to the visually-lossless Apple ProRes format, onto low-cost, removable 2 inch hard disks.
It has a super high-resolution 5" HD/SD SDI monitor with an ideal workflow: from sensor to timeline in unparalleled Apple ProRes quality. All the innovative features of the Ninja plus timecode and genlock and the ability to work with multiple synchronised units. The Samurai is the portable touchscreen HD/SD-SDI recorder/monitor the world has been waiting for.
The Samurai builds on the already impressive HDMI based Ninja to bring a host of new production weapons aimed at camera professionals with HD/SD-SDI cameras:
5" TFT/LCD 800x480 super high resolution screen
24 PSF support with 24/60i 3:2 Pulldown removal on capture
SDI Loop-Though: connect to an external broadcast monitor or director's monitor
Time Code and Gen Lock support
3D support with 2 Samurais Genlocked
Multi Camera Support
Recording direct to Apple Prores via HD/SD-SDI - Pristine HD uncompressed video from camera lens and sensor directly to Apple ProRes
Monitoring - Super High resolution 5" 800x480 built in Samurai monitor
Playback - Instant playback for review of Apple Prores files to the Samurai screen
Touch Screen - Simple intuitive touch screen functionality - no complicated menus!
Continuous Power - Atomos Continuous Dual Battery Technology
Affordable Storage - Infinite affordable 2.5" HDD/SSD storage capability