Technical specifications
Camera type

35 format film-style digital camera with lightweight and compact carbon body, 4:3/16:9 switchable active sensor area, support for ARRI MVF-1 viewfinder, built-in remote control capabilities via ARRI Electronic Control System and Wi-Fi, support for cforce motors, built-in motorized ND filters, interchangable lens mounts and ARRI Lens Data System

Length: 185 mm/7.3″
Width: 125 mm/4.9″
Height: 140 mm/5.5″
(camera body with PL lens mount)

~ 2.3 kg/5 lbs (camera body with titanium PL lens mount)

35 mm format ARRI ALEV III CMOS with Bayer pattern color filter array


Photo sites(with surround view)


HD: 2880×1620 (3168×1772)

2K: 2868×1612 (3154×1764)

3.2K: 3200×1800 (3424×1926)

4K UHD: 3200×1800 (3424×1926)

2K: 2867×2150 (3168×2160) *

Electronic shutter, 5.0° to 356.0°
Exposure latitude

14+ stops over the entire sensitivity range from EI 160 to EI 3200
as measured with the ARRI Dynamic Range Test Chart (DRTC-1)
Exposure index

EI 800 base sensitivity

Built-in motorized ND filters 0.6, 1.2, 2.1
Lens mounts

Titanium PL mount with L-Bus connector and LDS
EF mount
PL mount with Hirose connector and LDS
B4 mount with Hirose connector

Recording media

CFast 2.0 memory cards

Recording formats

HD 1920×1080
2K Cine 16:9 2048×1152
2K Cine 4:3 2048×1536 *
3.2K 3200×1800
4K UHD 3840×2160
ARRIRAW 2.8K 16:9 2880×1620 *
ARRIRAW 2.8K 4:3 2880×2160 *
Recording codec

ProRes 4444XQ, 4444, 422 (HQ), 422, 422(LT), ARRIRAW *
Color output

Rec 709, custom look or Log C
Look control

Import of custom 3D LUT, ASC CDL parameter (slope, offset, power, saturation)


Adjustable image parameters

Knee, gamma, saturation, black gamma, saturation by hue

Focus and exposure control

Peaking, zebra, false color
White balance

Manual and auto white balance
Sound level

< 20 dB(A) at standard frame rates



-20° C to +50° C (-4° F to +122° F) @ 95% humidity max, non-condensing
Splash and dust-proof through sealed electronics

Multi Viewfinder MVF-1 (OLED and LCD ) with flip-out LCD screen
and military-grade connector to camera
Control interface

Soft buttons and OSD on SDI output,
integration of Transvideo StarliteHD touch interface *
ARRI lens motor control

Built-in radio interface for ARRI lens control
L-Bus motor output for daisy-chainable cforce lens control motors
Wi-Fi remote control

Built-in Wi-Fi interface and web-based remote control from phones,
tablets and laptops
Custom control

Optional GPIO interface for integration with custom control interfaces
Power input

Lemo 8-pin, 10.5-34 V DC
Video outputs

2x HD-SDI out 1.5G and 3G: uncompressed HD video with embedded audio
and metadata, SDI-6G interface to external CODEX recorder *

SDI-Genlock (optional activation through ARRI Service),
timecode (in and output)
Other interfaces

USB 2.0 (for usersets, looks etc.)


EXT accessory interface w. RS pin
* may not be available at product launch, but will become available as a software upgrade later in 2015

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