Atomos Ninja Inferno For The Panasonic GH5

“Just as the original Atomos Ninja broke open DSLR filmmaking by giving the Canon 5DMKIII professional Apple ProRes recording & the original Atomos Shogun pioneered 4K with the Sony a7s and Panasonic GH4, the Ninja Inferno now arms the Panasonic GH5, the hottest camera of 2017, with HDR Apple Pro-Res 10-bit 4:2:2 4Kp60 over HDMI 2.0 Ninja Inferno and Panasonic GH5 – The Secret Recipe!”

Atomos Ninja Inferno: B&H Photo  / Adorama

Without batteries & media 630g / 22.2oz
With batteries & media 1074g / 37.9oz
Dimensions (W x H x D mm) 214 x 127 x 45mm, 8.4 x 5 x 1.8”
Construction High quality lightweight ABS Polycarbonate for durability & portability
Built-in armor protection
Operating power 10 – 33W
Compatible batteries NP-F series and supporting accessories
Input voltage (battery) 6.2V to 16.8V
Battery time (based on 7.4V)
5200mAh – up to 1.5hrs (monitor & record 4K 30p)
7800mAh – up to 2.2hrs (monitor & record 4K 30p)
DC In 1 x DC in (6.2 – 16.8V)
Continuous power
* Patent pending
Primary-secondary battery system.
Change batteries without losing power
Loop batteries continuously
Size 7.1”
Resolution 1920 x 1200
PPI 325
Aspect ratio 16:9 native
Color Gamut REC709 HDTV
Look up table (LUT) support 3D LUT (.cube format)
Anamorphic de-squeeze 2x, 1.5x, 1.33x, Panasonic 8:3
Technology SuperAtom IPS panel (capacitive touch),
calibration to Rec.709 with optional calibration unit
AtomHDR Yes
Supported Log formats Sony SLog2 / SLog3, Canon CLog / CLog 2, Arri Log C,
Panasonic Vlog, JVC JLog, Red LogFilm
Supported Gamuts Sony SGamut / SGamut3 / SGamut3.cine
Canon Cinema / BT2020 / DCI P3 / DCI P3+
Panasonic V Gamut
Arri Alexa Wide Gamut
Bit depth 10-bit (8+2 FRC)
Brightness 1500nit (+/- 10%)
HDR input (PQ/HLG)
HDR output (PQ/HLG)
Yes / Yes
Yes / Yes
Video Input/Loop Out
HDMI 1 x HDMI (2.0)
Signal Uncompressed true 10-bit or 8-bit 422
(camera dependent)
Video Output (Play Out)
HDMI 1 x HDMI (2.0)
Signal Uncompressed true 10-bit or 8-bit 422
(playback file dependent)
Supported Loop Out Formats
HDMI to HDMI 720p 50/60, 1080i 50/60,
1080p 24/25/30/50/60/100/120
2160p 24/25/30/50/60
Supported Codecs & Frame Rates (Record & Playback)
Video to ProRes / DNxHR
(DNx utilizes a .MOV wrapper)**
Brand / Model / Codec

Refer camera compatibility list;
ProRes (HQ, 422, LT) DNxHR (HQX,HQ,SQ,LB)

Resolution / Framerate

4K DCI; 24/25/30/50/60p
4K UHD; 24/25/30/50/60p
2K; N/A***
1080p; 24/25/30/50/60/100^/120^ 1080i; 50/60i
720p; 50/60p

Onboard Processing
Pulldown removal 24/25/30pSF > 24/25/30p (2:2 pulldown)
60i > 24p (3:2 pulldown)
4K UHD downscaling Yes – Loop-out and playback
Audio In/Out (48kHz PCM Audio)
HDMI 2 or 8ch 24-bit, camera dependent
Audio 2ch balanced XLR analog in/out
Dynamic range >90dB
Max signal level +24dBu
Max analog gain +52dB
48V Phantom Power for Mic
Remote Start/Stop
HDMI Auto HDMI Trigger
Supported Protocols – Canon, Sony, Atomos Open Standard
Other LANC control – Slave
Playlist Yes
CDNG (Recorded content) N/A
ProRes (Recorded content) All recorded les can playback. Playback in slow motion >= 100fps
DNxHR / DNxHD (recorded content) All recorded les can playback. Playback in slow motion >= 100fps
Pre-roll record Yes (HD 8s, 4K 2s)
Custom timelapse Yes
Meta data tagging Yes (10 tags available)
Supported media
(Approved List at
Select SSD: Video (4K 30p, 1080 60p)
Select SSD or HDD: Video (1080 30p, 720 60p)
Master caddy case Master Caddy II (included)
75mm x 105mm x 12mm
Master caddy dock 2.5” SATA to USB 2.0/3.0
Supported applications Supported Applications FCPX/FCP7+ / Media Composer
5.0+ / Premiere 5.5+
EDIUS 6.0+ / Vegas Pro 10+ / Lightworks /
Autodesk Smoke 2015
XML support FCPX XML native, FCPX/Adobe limited supported with 3rd party conversion tools
Accessories included Ninja Inferno unit, 12V-3A AC adapter, 1 x Master Caddy II, Travel case

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