Atomos Ninja Blade Technical Specifications

Light Weight 310g / 11oz (without batteries & HDD)
595g / 21oz (with batteries & HDD)
(without batteries)
140mm (W) x 87mm (H) x 41mm (D)
Construction Aircraft-grade aluminium for durability + portability.
Fanless for silent operation.
Operating Power 3.3W (Monitoring Only) / 6.8W (Rec, Mon & Play)
7.2V-14.4V Battery System Compatible any source
NP Series D-Tap and supporting accessories
All 7.4v
1. 2600mAh - Up to 4hrs
2. 5200mAh - Up to 8hrs
3. 7800mAh - Up to 12hrs
4. AC Power via Adapter plate (option)
5. D-Tap Adapter (cables sold separately)
Continuous Power
*Patent Pending
Primary-Secondary battery system.
Change batteries without losing power.
Loop batteries continuously.
Touchscreen Size:5” diagonal. Resolution: 1280x720
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 native /4:3 Letterbox. REC 709 HDTV Colour Specification
Native Frame Rate Playback (48-60Hz)
SuperAtom IPS (in-Plane Switching) panel
Video Input
Uncompressed 10/8-bit 4:2:2
Simultaneously displayed on internal 5” Ninja screen
HDMI x 1
(HD/SD-SDI x 1 with optional S2H Connect SDI -> HDMI converter)
HDMI v1.4
SMPTE 259/ 292/ 296
Video Output
Uncompressed 10/8-bit 4:2:2
Simultaneously displayed on internal
HDMI x 1
(HD/SD-SDI x 1 with optional H2S Connect HDMI > SDI converter)
HDMI v1.4
SMPTE 259/ 292/ 296
Supported Formats (In/Out) 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
1920x1080 8/10-bit 4:2:2 to:
Apple ProRes ® HQ - 220Mbps
422 - 150Mbps
LT - 100Mbps
Avid DNxHD ®
(Online activation
Avid DNxHD- 220/220x - 220Mbps (8/10-bit)
Avid DNxHD-145 - 145 Mbps (8-bit)
Avid DnxHD-36 - 36 Mbps (8-bit)
Onboard Processing
Auto detect pulldown cadence and remove
25pSF (50i) > 25p
30pSF (60i) > 30p
24p (3:2-60i) > 24p
23.98p (3:2-59.94i) > 23.98p
Audio input 48kHZ PCM audio HDMI 2 Channels + 2 analogue channels with gain controls
Audio output 48kHZ PCM audio HDMI 2 Channels + headphone for onboard review.
(Select any pair of channels)
Remote Start and Stop Via HDMI trigger / Via HDMI timecode / Via LANC controller & LANC camera
Master Caddy Case for HDD or SSD 2.5” SSD or HDD minimum 5400rpm to 10,000rpm Standard 9.5mm height 75mm x 105mm x 12mm
Master Caddy Dock 2.5” internal drive SATA to USB 2.0/3.0 including USB cable
Supported Applications FCPX/FCP7+ / Media Composer 5.0+ / Premiere 5.5+
EDIUS 6.0+ / Vegas Pro 10+ / Lightworks
Accessories included • Universal Battery Charger 110-240V
• AC Adapter & Car Charger
• Docking station and leads
• 2 x Master Caddy Cases
• 1 x Atomos 2600mAh battery
• Rugged Carry Case
• Canon & Nikon Adapter plates
• D-Tap Adapter
• Case
Optional extras • 5 x Master Caddy Cases • Sun Hood
• Carry case • Canon® / Nikon® battery plates
• Connect H2S converter • Connect S2H converter