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1 day - $250.00

3 days - $500.00

Week - $750.00

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Atomos Samurai Blade Portable Recorderis a HD SSD recording device for professional quality and easy to use formats for clients.

What's in the box?

This rental box comes with all the items listed below. If an item is missing, contact us immediately.

  • Atomos Samurai Blade
  • AC power supply
  • Batteries and chargers,
  • 2.5” HDD/SSD computer docking station
  • 500GB SSD


WeightWithout batteries & media345g / 12ozWith batteries & media696g / 25ozDimensions (W x H x D mm)153 x 87 x 48mm, 6.0 x 3.4 x 1.9”ConstructionAircraft-grade Aluminum for durability & portability--PowerOperating power3.3W (monitoring only) / 6.8W (Rec, Mon, Play)Compatible batteriesNP-F series, D-Tap and supporting accessoriesInput voltage (battery)6.2V to 16.8VBattery time (based on 7.4V)2600mAh - up to 4hrs 5200mAh - up to 8hrs 7800mAh - up to 12hrsDC In-Continuous power
* Patent pendingPrimary-secondary battery system
Change batteries without losing power
Loop batteries continuouslyTouchscreenSize5”Resolution1280 x 720PPI325Aspect ratio16:9 native / 4:3 LetterboxColor standardREC709 HDTVLook up table (LUT) support1D LUTAnamorphic de-squeeze-TechnologySuperAtom IPS panel (capacitive touch), calibration to Rec.709 with optional calibration unitHDRAtomHDRYesSupported Log formatsSony SLog2 / SLog3, Canon CLog / CLog 2, Arri Log C,
Panasonic Vlog, JVC JLog, Red LogFilmSupported GamutsNative gamut (no conversion)Bit depth8-bitBrightness400nitPQ in/out
In = Post   Out = MonitorNo / NoVideo Input/Loop OutHDMI-SDI1 x HD/SD-SDI (SMPTE)SignalUncompressed true 10-bit or 8-bit 422
(camera dependent)Video Output (Play Out)HDMI SDI1 x HD/SD-SDISignalUncompressed true 10-bit or 8-bit 422
(playback file dependent)Supported Loop Out FormatsHDMI to HDMI-SDI to SDI720p 50/60,
1080i 50/60
1080pSF 24/25/30
1080p 24/25/30Video Signal ConversionHDMI to SDI-SDI to HDMI-

Supported Codecs & Frame Rates (Record & Playback)Raw to CDNG (Record only)*N/ARaw to ProRes / DNxHRN/AVideo to ProRes / DNxHRCodecs Apple ProRes HQ, 422, LT
AVID DNxHD 220x, 220, 145, 36

Frame rates 1080p; 24/SF24/25/SF25/30/SF30
1080i; 50/60i
720p; 50/60p
SD 480i, 576iOnboard ProcessingPulldown removal24/25/30pSF > 24/25/30p (2:2 pulldown)
60i > 24p (3:2 pulldown)4K UHD downscale for HD monitoring-Audio In/Out (48kHz PCM Audio)HDMI-SDI12ch 48kHz 16-bitAudioLine in / Headphone out 2ch 48kHz 16-bitRemote Start/StopHDMI-SDISDI trigger camera selectableOtherLANC control - SlavePlaybackPlaylist-Genlock / LTC-RecordingPre-roll record-Custom timelapse-Meta data taggingYes (Favorite, Reject)Supported media
(Approved List at 2.5”
HDD (5,400 to 7,200rpm)Master caddy caseMaster Caddy 1 (included)
75mm x 105mm x 12mmMaster caddy dock2.5” SATA to USB 2.0/3.0Supported applicationsSupported Applications FCPX/FCP7+ 
Media Composer 5.0+ 
Premiere 5.5+ 
EDIUS 6.0+ 
Vegas Pro 10+ 
Autodesk Smoke 2015XML supportFCPX XML native, FCP7 supported with conversion
(Adobe compatible)Accessories includedSamurai Blade unit, Universal battery charger 110- 240V,
AC adapter & car charger, docking station & leads,
2 x master caddy cases, 1 x Atomos 2600mAh battery,
Rugged carry case, D-Tap adapter,
2.5mm “Y” adapter cable for LANCOptional extras5 x Master caddy cases, Sunhood,
Carry cases, Canon & Nikon adapter plates,
Connect H2S converter, Connect S2H converter,
Power Station


Our sales associates are well versed in what questions need to be asked so we can meet your needs and exceed your expectations with this type of equipment.


Contact us or call (877) 621-2938 for assistance and a quote.

Rental Days are considered full use days and not including days of shipping/setup/delivery. A 1 day rental allows day prior pickup and return on day after use. The weekend counts as 1 use day.

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