On the same day that Canon has unveiled it new cinema camera the C300 Red has also launched their new Scarlet which now records in full 4k resolution. Providing 4096 × 2160 pixels resolution for video, and an impressive 5120 × 2700 for still images, together with a max frame rate of 120 fps.
The new Red Scarlet records in Redcode RAW format and, and is capable of shooting at 1K at 120fps which beats the new Canon C300 which is only able to output to 1080p even with its 4k sensor.
The Red Scarlet also comes with Canon EF and PL mounts available but the PL version will cost a little more than the EF. It can also has a 5K burst mode which can snap up to 12 fps with 4K reaching up to 30 fps. Red’s other option accessories and modules also allow you to configure your camera to adapt and fit every shoot.
Price for the Scarlet X brain plus a SSD is $9,750 £6,000 or €7,000). For a kit with battery, controller and LCD the cost will be around $14,000 £8,700 or €10,000) depending on options. Shipping will commence on November 17th although these will require buying a version with a titanium PL mount for lenses.
Source: Tech CrunchFiled Under: Camera News, Technology News