Record like a Ninja!
Eliminate your camera’s internal compression and time limits – record up to 4K 10-bit HDR video direct from your camera's sensor over HDMI 2.0. Record 4K 12-bit RAW with enabled cameras. Teamed with a 1TB AtomX SSDmini you can now achieve up to 150 minutes of 4K ProRes recording on a single drive! And when you’re done, your edit-ready ProRes, ProRes RAW and DNxHR recordings are stored on affordable SSD drives.
Ninja V + ProRes RAW
Photographers have long known about the benefits of RAW for stills, now Nikon Z 6 and Z7 users can get the same power of RAW in video. Capturing Apple ProRes RAW video with the Ninja V unlocks complete control of the video image at the highest quality possible. The maximum dynamic range, color accuracy and detail is preserved, while at the same time every aspect of the video image can be controlled with precision for maximum creativity. Colors can be easily matched and the extra information means footage can be easily be manipulated in post-production, which is especially useful for grading and VFX shots. – read more about ProRes RAW.
Compact Monitor Recorder made perfect
The new Ninja V features a stunningly bright 5.2” 10-bit HDR monitor with an astounding 1000 nits of output. The sleek aluminium body is crafted for maximum durability, weighing in at just 360g and measuring only 25mm thick – easily attaching to any camera rig.
The Ninja V displays 10+ stops of dynamic range in realtime from Log/ PQ/HLG signals. See your images clearly in daylight on the near edge-to-edge anti-reflection screen. Ninja V can be calibrated for perfect color accuracy every time, and also enables playout to HDR or SDR TV.
Record 4K HDR Gaming
Ninja V is a stand-alone system for 4k UHD, HDR and high frame rate capture that eliminates expensive, complicated and unreliable PC setups. Ninja V enables simple recording, monitoring and instant review. Capture every detail in HDR and automatically include all the correct HDR flags ready for upload to YouTube. Ideal for games development testing, pre-release capture sessions or just to show of your skills!
Pocket size playback
AtomOS allows accurate set up and one-touch operation, ensuring a great recording every time. Of course, a recording isn't complete until checked; Ninja V allows instant playback, slow motion and frame-by-frame analysis for immediate review.
Edit, finish & upload
Ninja V files are available immediately on your Mac or PC. Tag on-the-fly while recording for direct-to-edit look up in Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere and Avid Media Composer. Both video and gaming workflows are supported for the fastest path to your audience.
Endless Open Expansion
Modularity is at the heart of the Ninja V with a bi-directional high speed expansion port breaking out connectivity for I/O of video, audio and power. Atomos created AtomX to ensure users could adapt and connect to any legacy or future wireless or wired video standard. The expansion system offers endless scalability and is demonstrated by the first of many modules - the AtomX SYNC, AtomX Ethernet/NDI® and AtomX SDI already announced. These dock into the AtomX port and instantly add important features like SDI, or Wireless Sync and Bluetooth control to the Ninja V.
Looks good, sounds great!
Like all Atomos Monitor/Recorders, Ninja V enables audio input directly from your camera. Choose from digital source via HDMI, or analogue input via the stereo 3.5mm line/mic socket, depending on your rig.
Levi Allen takes Ninja V to the limits
Spectacular, gravity-defying shots – that’s what adventure filmmaker Levi Allen needed to capture when he filmed slackliners walking a wire strung hundreds of feet above a canyon. And that’s what the Atomos Ninja V 4k HDR monitor/recorder delivered.
Without batteries & media 360g / 12.7oz
With batteries & media -
Dimensions (W x H x D mm) 151x 91.5 x 31mm
Construction Aluminiumalloy chassis with ABS polycarbonate back plate
Mounting points 1/4-20UNCscrew mount; 1x top, 1x bottom
Operating power 10- 19W
Compatible batteries NP-Fseries and supporting accessories
Input voltage (battery) 6.2Vto 16.8V
Battery time (based on 2 x 7.4V) 5200mAh - up to 2hrs (monitor & record 4K +60p)
7800mAh - up to 3hrs (monitor & record 4K 60p)
* Patent pending Continuouspower with external adaptor*
Resolution 1920x 1080
Aspect ratio 16:9native
Color Gamut REC709HDTV
Look up table (LUT) support 3DLUT (.cube format)
Anamorphic de-squeeze 2x,1.5x, 1.33x, Panasonic 8:3
Technology SuperAtomIPS panel (capacitive touch),
calibration to Rec.709 with optional calibration unit
Supported Log formats SonySLog2 / SLog3, Canon CLog / CLog 2, Arri Log C,
Panasonic Vlog, JVC JLog, Red LogFilm, FujiFilm Flog,
HDR Recording (Gamut) SonySLog / SLog2 / SLog3, Canon CLog / CLog2 / Clog3,
Arri Log CEI160 / LogCEI200 / LogCEI250 / LogCEI320
/ LogCEI400 / LogCEI500 / LogCEI640 / LogCEI800 /
LogCEI1000 / LogCEI1280 / LogCEI1600, Panasonic Vlog,
JVC JLog1, Red LogFilm / Log3G10 / Log3G12, FujiFilm
Flog, PQ10k, HLG, Nikon N-Log
HDR Monitoring (Gamma) SonySGamut / SGamut3 / SGamut3.cine / BT2020
Canon Cinema / DCI P3 / DCI P3+ / BT2020
Panasonic V Gamut
Arri Alexa Wide Gamut
Red DragonColor / DragonColor2 / RedColor2 /
RedColor3 / RedColor4 / RedWideGamut
HDR Monitoring (Gamut) WideColor Gamut (SGamut / SGamut3 / SGamut3.cine / Canon Cinema / BT2020 / DCI P3 /DCI P3+ / Panasonic V Gamut / Arri Alexa Wide Gamut) mapping to Rec709 onscreen Wide Color Gamut (SGamut / SGamut3 / SGamut3.cine / Canon Cinema /BT2020 / DCI P3 / DCI P3+ / Panasonic V Gamut / Arri Alexa Wide Gamut) mappingto Rec709 / BT2020 / DCI P3 on loop out
Bit depth 10-bit(8+2 FRC)
Brightness 1000nit(+/- 10% @ center)
HDR input (PQ/HLG)
HDR output (PQ/HLG) Yes/ Yes
Yes / Yes
Video Input/Loop Out
HDMI 1 x HDMI (2.0)
Signal Uncompressedtrue 10-bit or 8-bit 422
Video Output (Play Out)
(playback file dependent)
Supported Loop Out Formats
HDMI to HDMI 720p50/60, 1080i 50/60,
SDI to SDI -
Video Signal Conversion
HDMI to SDI -
SDI to HDMI -
AtomX Expansion Port - Video, Audio & Power In/Out
Video Up to 4Kp60
Audio 12 channelsdigital 24-bit 96KHz
Supported Codecs & Frame Rates (Record & Playback)
ProRes / DNxHR
(DNx utilizes a .MOV wrapper)
Apple ProRes HQ, 422, LT AVID DNxHR HQX. HQ, SQ, LB
4K DCI; 24/25/30/50/60p
4K UHD; 24/25/30/50/60p
1080i; 50/60i, 720p; 50/60p
Pulldown removal 24/25/30pSF> 24/25/30p (2:2 pulldown)
60i > 24p (3:2 pulldown)
4K UHD downscale for HD monitoring Yes - Loop-out and playback
Audio In/Out (48kHz PCM Audio)
HDMI 2 or 8ch24-bit, camera dependent
Audio Line in / Micin / Headphone out 2ch 48kHz 24-bit
Headphone out 3.5mm
HDMI Auto HDMITrigger
Supported Protocols - Canon, Sony, Atomos Open Standard
Other LANC control- Slave
Playlist / Genlock / LTC Yes/ - / -
CDNG (Recorded content) N/A
ProRes (Recorded content) Allrecorded files can playback. Playback in slow motion.
DNxHR / DNxHD (recorded content) All recorded files can playback. Playback in slow motion.
Pre-roll record Yes(HD 8s, 4K 2s)
Custom timelapse Yes*
Meta data tagging Yes(10 tags available)
Supported media 2.5SSD/HDD compatibility depends on recording format, resolution and frame rate.Visit atomos.com/drives for list of tested and approved drives
Master caddy case MasterCaddy II (included)
75mm x 105mm x 12mm
Master caddy dock 2.5SATA to USB 2.0/3.0
Supported applications SupportedApplications FCPX/FCP7+ / Media Composer
5.0+ / Premiere 5.5+
EDIUS 6.0+ / Vegas Pro 10+ / Lightworks /
Autodesk Smoke 2015
XML support FCPXXML native, FCPX/Adobe limited supported with 3rd party conversion tools
* Timelapse feature will be added to next firmware upgrade
What's In The Box
Accessories included NinjaV unit, Master Caddy II x 1,
12V-3A AC power supply, Battery Eliminator
Quick Start guide
Optional extras PowerKit: 2 x battery,
1 x charger, 1 x power supply
Other: Atomos HDMI cable,
X-Rite i1DisplayPro calibration,
Ninja V Sunhood