Equipment List - Solid State

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Canon option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Sony 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Sony option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Convergent Gemini 4:4:4 HD & RAW Recorder

Uncompressed 4:4:4  HD Recorder designed for cameras with dual HD-SDI output capability, 3D record, S-Log support and  support for ARRIRAW capability too.

Gemini 4:4:4 Recorder with ARRIRAW support

PIX 240i HD Recorder

Portable off-board HD recorder adds Quicktime recording using Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD to any HDMI or HD-SDI equipped high-definition video camera. The portable PIX 240 records Quicktime files removable 2.5-inch solid-state hard drives (supplied) or to CompactFlash cards. The new Aurora 3.0.1 update will allow 4:4:4 record (Prores 4444) up to 30p from 3G input.

PIX240i Solid state HD Recorder

Sony AXS-R5 4K Ext. Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

The bolt-on AXS-R5 recorder works with the PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 cameras to record the highest quality 16-bit RAW 2K/4K images. Inclusion of this device permits 4K acquisition of PMW-F5 and additional slow motion frame rates of PMW-F5 and F-55.

AXS-R5 External Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

Convergent Design Nanoflash Recorder HD

The Flash from Convergent Design is a portable, solid state HD recorder/player. Recording to MXF or QuickTime format using 2 x CompactFlash cards, the NanoFlash can be mounted to a camera or connected to any HD-SDI source via BNC coax.

NanoFlash

AJA KiPro-Mini Recorder HD

Miniature solid-state recording device small enough to mount to a camera and shooting onto solid state compact Flash (CF) cards in a native Final Cut Pro ProRes format or Avid DNxHD.

Solid-state miniature HD recorder

Convergent Design NanoFlash-3D Solid State HD Recorder

Dual channel External HD Recorder for 3D applications. Stereo Recording /Playback working on all XDCAM codecs up to 280Mbps

Dual channel External HD Recorder for 3D applications

VMI Solid State Video Playback System

Compact VMI custom-designed Video Playback system based around AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in 1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards and 9" HD monitor in one convenient battery-operated system.

HMR-10 AVCCAM Combo Video Playback System

Panasonic HMR-10 AVCCAM HD Recorder/Player

Compact AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in A1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards

HMR-10 AVCCAM

AJA KiPro-Mini Recorder HD (Video Playback)

Miniature solid-state recording device for Video Playback purposes with table stand, recording onto solid state compact Flash (CF) cards in a native Final Cut Pro ProRes or Avid DNX-HD format or in proxy format for up to 90 mins record time per 32GB card.

Video Playback configuration of Ki Pro Mini

Sony SxS 128GB Pro+ Memory Card

128GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Pro+ Memory Card

64GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Pro Card for ARRI Alexa as well as Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card for Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Sony SxS 32GB Memory Card

32GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Panasonic P2 64GB Memory Card

P2 memory cards for HPX-3700, HPX-3000, HPX-2700, HPX-500, HPX-301, HPX-171, HVX-201 or HVX-200 Camcorders.

256GB REDMAG SSD Cards RED

256 1.8" REDMAG RED SSD for Epic and Scarlet additional storage device.

256GB SSD Drive for RED Epic and Scarlet

Convergent 256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

256GB SSD for Gemini 4:4:4 recorder.

256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

Sony XDCAM HD Reader/Writer PDW-U1

XDCAM external USB drive for reading and writing of all supported XDCAM HD file-formats.

PDW-U1

Panasonic P2 Single Slot Card Reader

Single-slot P2 Memory Card Drive

AJ-PC2E

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt Device

The AJA Io XT is a capture and monitoring device using lightning-fast thunderbolt for video capture and playback for professional post production, video internet streaming and on-set applications.

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt device for monitoring and editing

Sony SxS XDCam Express Card Reader

SxS Xpress Card Reader with USB-2 interface for connecting to Mac or PC computers (desktop and laptop) which don't have an SxS Card slot. These units are supplied without charge when hired with an EX-1 or EX-3 from VMI.

SBAC-US10

Sony HD-700 Clamshell HDV/DV

Sony HD-700 Clamshell - HDV/DVCAM/DV mini recorder/player with built-in 16:9 monitor in operational flight case

HDV/DV Portable Recorder

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