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Blackmagic Design Video Assist 3G-SDI/HDMI 5" Recorder/Monitor

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Blackmagic Design Video Assist 3G-SDI/HDMI 5" Recorder/Monitor
Key Features
  • 1920 x 1080 5" Touchscreen LCD
  • HDMI & 3G-SDI Video Inputs
  • Records up to 1080p60 Video
  • USB Type-C Webcam Video Output
Add professional monitoring and high-quality recording to your camera with the Video Assist 3G-SDI/HDMI 5" Recording Monitor from Blackmagic Design. It features a bright 5" 1920 x 1080 display with 300 cd/m² brightness to help you frame and focus your shots, and it provides 3G-SDI and HDMI inputs for recording the video output from professional and consumer cameras. You can monitor and record video resolutions up to 1080p60 10-bit 4:2:2 and up to 16 channels of embedded 24-bit 48 kHz audio. Firmware update 3.3.1 adds a video output via the USB Type-C port that can be used to convert your connected camera for webcam use. It also enables you to select channels for audio monitoring.
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Is an uploaded 3DLuts implemented on the HDMI/SDI ...

Is an uploaded 3DLuts implemented on the HDMI/SDI output ports as well?
Asked by: John
No, the LUTS are only applied to the display.
Answered by: Victor
Date published: 2021-11-30

Can I use NP-f550 batteries on this, or is the ...

Can I use NP-f550 batteries on this, or is the ONLY compatible battery the LP-E6?
Asked by: Richard
Yes, NP-F batteries (Also known as L-series Sony-style batteries), such as the NP-F550, will work with the Blackmagic Design Video Assist 3G-SDI/HDMI 5- Recorder/Monitor. This monitor does not take LP-E6 batteries.
Answered by: ericsc
Date published: 2023-04-16

Does this monitor have camera control for pocket ...

Does this monitor have camera control for pocket cameras 4k & 6k over HDMI?
Asked by: Theodore
For BMPCC camera control, look at the Portkeys BM5 with the BT1 module.
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2020-10-03

Can the Blackmagic Assist 3g 5" record the ...

Can the Blackmagic Assist 3g 5" record the visible time/date stamp on the bottom of my camcorder frame?
Asked by: Frank
Yes, any signal that provides overlays through the SDI or the HDMI port can be captured in the Blackmagic Design Video Assist 3G-SDI/HDMI 5" Recorder/Monitor.
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2023-01-26

Is the outer construction plastic or aluminum?

Is the outer construction plastic or aluminum?
Asked by: worship
No. The following unit is material of construction is aluminum.
Answered by: hectorm
Date published: 2022-05-24

shooting 1080p 30fps how much video on a 256gb ...

shooting 1080p 30fps how much video on a 256gb card at 1080p 60fps?
Asked by: joe
Apple ProRes 422 HQ (189Mb/s): 180min Apple ProRes 422 (126Mb/s): 270min Apple ProRes 422 LT (87Mb/s): 392min Apple ProRes 422 Proxy (38Mb/s): 898min DNxHR HQX (208Mb/s): 164min DNxHR SQ (136Mb/s): 250min DNxHR LB (40Mb/s): 853min
Answered by: Nicholas
Date published: 2021-06-27

Is this 3G-SDI version compatible with RED ...

Is this 3G-SDI version compatible with RED Komodo?
Asked by: Martin
If it outputs an uncompressed video signal in one of the listed supported formats, it should work.
Answered by: BMD Product Specialist
Date published: 2022-05-09

Will this give my a7iii unlimited recording?

Will this give my a7iii unlimited recording?
Asked by: Zac
The Video Assist 3G 5" only has 1 SD card slot so you can only record for as long as your SD card can fit. The 7" models are the ones with 2 SD card slots you can use for continuous recording.
Answered by: BMD Product Specialist
Date published: 2020-10-29
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