Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

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Shooting Resolutions: 4096 x 2160 (4K DCI), 3840 x 2160 (Ultra HD), 1920 x 1080 (HD)
Screen Dimensions: 5-inch 1920 x 1080
Screen Type: LCD capacitive touchscreen
Lens Mount: Active MFT mount
Dynamic Range: 13 Stops
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Cameras: Pocket Cinema
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The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K features a 4/3 size sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range and dual native ISO up to 25,600 for HDR images and incredible low light performance. External controls give quick access to essential functions, while the large 5 inch touchscreen makes it easy to frame shots, focus accurately and change camera settings. Features include built in SD/UHS-II or CFast 2.0 recorders for Blackmagic RAW or ProRes recording as well as a USB-C expansion port for recording externally to disks, plus MFT lens mount, built-in microphones, XLR input, full sized HDMI, 3D LUT support, Bluetooth and more.

- Product Identifiers -

EAN: 9338716005387

- In The Box -

  • Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K
  • Lens turret dust cap
  • 30W power supply with locking connector and international adapters
  • LP-E6 Battery
  • SD card with software and manual
  • Welcome card
  • DaVinci Resolve Studio with activation key

- Product Specifications -

Camera Features

  • Effective Sensor Size
    18.96mm x 10mm (Four Thirds)

  • Lens Mount
    Active MFT mount.

  • Lens Control
    Iris, focus and zoom on supported lenses.

  • Dynamic Range
    13 Stops.

  • Dual Native ISO
    400 and 3200

  • Shooting Resolutions
    4096 x 2160 (4K DCI), 3840 x 2160 (Ultra HD), 1920 x 1080 (HD).

  • Frame Rates
    • Maximum sensor frame rate dependent on resolution and codec selected. Project frame rates of 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94 and 60 fps supported.
    • Off-speed frame rates up to 60 fps in 4K DCI, 120 fps in HD windowed.

  • Focus
    Auto focus available using compatible lenses.

  • Iris Control
    Iris wheel and touchscreen slider for manual iris adjustment on electronically controllable lenses, iris button for instant auto iris settings on compatible lenses.

  • Screen Dimensions
    5" 1920 x 1080.

  • Screen Type
    LCD capacitive touchscreen.

  • Metadata Support
    Automatically populated lens data from electronic Micro Four Thirds lenses. Automatic recording of camera settings and slate data such as project, scene number, take and special notes.

  • Controls
    Touchscreen menus on 5 inch screen. 1 x Power Switch, 1 x Record Button, 1 x Stills Button, 1 x Scroll Wheel with push integrated into handgrip, 1 x ISO Button, 1 x White Balance, 1 x Shutter Button, 3 x software configurable Fn buttons, 1 x High Frame Rate (HFR) Button, 1 x Zoom Button, 1 x Menu Button, 1 x Play Button, 1 x Focus Button and 1 x IRIS Button.


  • Total Video Inputs

  • Total Video Outputs
    1 x HDMI Type A

  • Analog Audio Inputs
    • 1 x mini XLR analog switchable between mic with phantom power support and line level (up to +14dBu).
    • 1 x 3.5mm Stereo Input. Can also be used for Timecode input.

  • Analog Audio Outputs
    1 x 3.5mm headphone jack.

  • Computer Interface
    USB Type-C for external drive recording and software updates.


  • Microphone
    Integrated stereo microphone.

  • Built in Speaker
    1 x mono speaker.


  • SD Video Standards

  • HD Video Standards
    1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60.

  • Ultra HD Video Standards
    2160p23.98, 2160p24, 2160p25, 2160p29.97, 2160p30, 2160p50, 2160p59.94, 2160p60.

  • 4K DCI Standards
    4KDCIp23.98, 4KDCIp24, 4KDCIp25, 4KDCIp29.97, 4KDCIp30, 4KDCIp50, 4KDCIp59.94, 4KDCIp60.


  • Media
    1 x CFast card slot, 1 x SD UHS-II card slot, 1 x USB-C 3.1 Gen 1 expansion port for external media for Blackmagic RAW and ProRes Recording.

  • Media Format
    Can format cards to ExFAT (Windows and Mac) or HFS+ (Mac) file systems.

Supported Codecs

  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Bitrate 3:1
  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Bitrate 5:1
  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Bitrate 8:1
  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Bitrate 12:1
  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Quality Q0
  • Blackmagic RAW Constant Quality Q5
  • ProRes 422 HQ QuickTime
  • ProRes 422 QuickTime
  • ProRes 422 LT QuickTime
  • ProRes 422 Proxy QuickTime

Storage Features

  • Storage Type
    • 1 x CFast 2.0.
    • 1 x SD UHS-II card.
    • 1 x high speed USB-C expansion port for external media

  • Storage Rates
    Storage rates based on 30 frames per second.
    • 4096 x 2160
      • Blackmagic RAW 3:1 - 135 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 5:1 - 81 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 8:1 - 51 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 12:1 - 34 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q0 - 81 to 203 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q5 - 21 to 58 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 HQ - 117.88 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 - 78.63 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 LT - 54.63 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes Proxy - 24.25 MB/s
    • 3840 x 2160
      • Blackmagic RAW 3:1 - 127 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 5:1 - 76 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 8:1 - 48 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 12:1 - 32 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q0 - 76 to 190 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q5 - 19 to 55 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 HQ - 110 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 - 73.6 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 LT - 51 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes Proxy - 22.4 MB/s
    • 1920 x 1080
      • Blackmagic RAW 3:1 - 33 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 5:1 - 20 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 8:1 - 13 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW 12:1 - 8 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q0 - 20 to 49 MB/s
      • Blackmagic RAW Q5 - 5 to 14 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 HQ - 27.5 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 - 18.4 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes 422 LT - 12.75 MB/s
      • Apple ProRes Proxy - 5.6 MB/s

  • Recording Formats
    Blackmagic RAW Q0, Q5, 3:1, 5:1, 8:1 and 12:1 at 4096 x 2160, 3R0 and 1920 x 1080 with film, extended video or video dynamic range. ProRes at 4096 x 2160, 3840 x 2160 and 1920 x 1080 with film, extended video or video dynamic range or custom 3D LUT.


  • Software Included
    • Pocket Cinema Camera 4K Operating System.
    • DaVinci Resolve Studio on SD Card.
    • Blackmagic Camera Setup.

Operating Systems

  • Mac 10.13 High Sierra, Mac 10.14 Mojave or later.
  • Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.

Power Requirements

  • Power Supply
    1 x External 12V power supply.

  • External Power Input
    1 x 2-pin locking connector.

  • Battery Type
    Canon LP-E6.

  • Battery Life
    Approximately 60 minutes (recording at 24 fps without any external USB-C device connected)

  • Power

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions
    7in x 3.8in x 3.4in

  • Weight

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temperature
    0°to 40°C (32° to 104°F)

  • Storage Temperature
    -20°to 45°C (-4° to 113°F)

  • Relative Humidity
    0% to 90% non-condensing

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