- 1920 x 1080 Touchscreen Display
- 10-Bit Exterior Viewable Monitor
- 4K HDMI 2.0 Input/Output
- 8K30 ProRes RAW with Select Cameras
- AtomOS 11 Operating System
- 1000 cd/m² Brightness
- Supports Multiple Log Formats
- ProRes and DNxHR/HD Recording
- Record to Master Caddy II/III Hard Drive
- L-Series Battery Slot
- USB-C Port
The evolution of Ninja
The Atomos Ninja 5.2” 4K HDMI Recording Monitor is revolutionizing the world of video production! The original Ninja changed things up for filmmakers everywhere, allowing for unparalleled quality with its HD disk recorder and touchscreen monitor, capturing pristine, uncompressed video direct from the first generation DSLRs onto a removable SSD. Now, with this new and improved Ninja, you get even more power and precision. Its 5-inch HDR screen allows for even sharper images, recording ProRes, and it can connect to almost every camera in the world. Whether you're a novice or an experienced filmmaker, this monitor gives you the tools to take your videos to the next level. Get ready for lifelike visuals, smooth playback, and endless control – Atomos Ninja is here to stay!
Cleaner, fresher, faster
Experience the advanced power of the Atomos Ninja 5.2” 4K HDMI Recording Monitor, and witness the dynamic features and innovative functionality that'll take your work up a notch. AtomOS 11 is the latest software operating system for the Ninja and Ninja Ultra, offering enhanced visibility, improved icons, and logical navigation so that the user is always in control. Firmware updates optimize memory management for greater responsiveness, and unlock numerous essential features for those who want to create at the highest level. Experience a higher standard in recording and playback and never settle for anything less than the best. Get the Atomos Ninja 5.2” 4K HDMI Recording monitor today and see the difference it makes in your projects.
The AtomOS 11 provides two industry-recognized options - EL Zone and ARRI colorized exposure displays - as an alternative to Atomos false color. This powerful addition allows operators to assess the true scene-referred dynamic range with multiple monitors in the production pipeline. Plus, it is perfectly calibrated for camera operators, allowing for quick and accurate colorized exposure recognition in stops. It’s the most efficient way to get an exact read off of your product and it’s becoming a standard within the industry. Quality, ease, and precision, you can find it all in the Atomos Ninja 5.2” 4K HDMI Recording Monitor.
Set up time-lapse recording and control it from your Ninja, completely independent of your camera’s controls. Use the Ninja’s screen for accurate visual alignment and its massive removable storage for longer projects.
With the ability to set a time for recording to start, you’ll never miss a moment. This makes it perfect for covering pre-arranged events, allowing you to be somewhere else while still recording. If you have several Ninjas, you can develop a diverse team in multiple locations to record simultaneously. Furthermore, this is a safer way to capture footage from dangerous locations without putting you or your colleagues at risk. Finally, the perfect tool for any wildlife enthusiast. Never miss another stunning sunset moment by the riverbank – just set the recording time and relax.
What makes the Atomos Ninja truly special is the wide range of recording codecs it provides free of charge. You’ll get Apple ProRes, Apple ProRes RAW, H.265, and DNx (QuickTime or MXF when it's released in 2023). And the best part? The Apple ProRes codec is available straight out of the box, so you don’t need to register the product to start using it. Likewise, activating H.265 and DNx is just a matter of registering the product in the my.atomos.com and following some simple instructions. If you want to use the Apple ProRes RAW codec, just connect your compatible RAW camera to the monitor and follow the easy access instructions in the my.atomos.com portal.
NDI HD TX
Ninja offers professional grade performance and it just got even better. Now with NDI, you can send stunning video over ordinary networks with astonishingly low bandwidth requirements. This opens up a whole new world of creative possibilities that transcend geographic boundaries and streamline your video production workflow. With NDI, you won't need to worry about hefty broadcasting fees or any special setup. All you need is a network connection and your Ninja will be transmitting high-quality audio and video to all other authorized devices for swift and efficient results.
Powered by AtomOS 11 and Atomos Cloud Studio, you can share your video feeds with anyone, anywhere in the world with total assurance and confidence. With Atomos RemoteView, connect up to four remote views with no delays, and keep your feeds secure with watermarking, so you know your footage is safe from any unauthorized copying.
Enhance your camera
Featuring an ultra-bright, 5-inch HDR screen, this monitor is easily visible outdoors and provides top-notch detail for you to capture raw video from a broad range of DSLR and mirrorless cameras. Loaded with powerful tools such as on-screen focus, exposure settings, customer LUTs, and metadata to support your photo and video projects, the Ninja simplifies your entire workflow and allows you to focus on producing amazing content. Its versatile 5.2-inch SuperAtom IPS touchscreen ensures quick and easy accessibility to all AtomOS features. Plus, the 1000 Nits LED delivers crisp rendering and comfortable outdoor visibility in direct sunlight, and it is also adjustable for any dimly lit environments or sets. With a "plug-and-play" function, the Ninja monitors your camera's recording while simultaneously outputting a standard viewable video signal.
Feature-packed, even more versatile
You can pair the new, faster Ninja with a huge range of DSLR, mirrorless or video cameras. Choose from a selection of industry-standard recording formats, including Apple ProRes. Pick the best frame size, frame rate, and codec for your project and delivery requirements. Ninja also allows you to record HDMI RAW inputs up to 6K at 30fps while simultaneously looping out standard YCC video via HDMI to non-RAW compatible devices.
Frame it. Shoot it. Crop it. Tweak it. Ninja it.
Ninja includes comprehensive monitoring tools to help you get the perfect composition and exposure in every shot. Easy-to-use but powerful tools include waveform, focus peaking, false color, zoom controls, custom LUTs, and frame guides. Ninja’s new AtomOS 11 software is simple to update with new features and releases – as well as support for new cameras.
Any camera, any format. Anywhere.
This powerful monitor pairs equally well with both smaller and larger camera rigs, making it incredibly versatile. Crafted with precision materials for maximum durability and ultra lightweight at only 360g (0.79lbs), the Ninja is designed to be portable and comfortable as part of a handheld camera. But that's not all - this state-of-the-art device also includes anti-rotational ⅜ – 16 mount points on top and bottom, along with a ¼ – 20 adaptor for easy fitting into industry-standard equipment.
On set. In post. Get creative.
This awesome tool has been designed with the filmmaker in mind, making sure you can stage clever cinematic shots and save time in post-production. It comes with a range of great features, like the Onion Skin and Frame Grab features, that make tackling complex projects a breeze. The Onion Skin overlay simplifies stop-motion and jump or match cuts, while the Frame Grab feature lets you capture frames live on set. This saves you time making thumbnails and acts as a quick reference to share with your team.
Ninja is built with expansion in mind, with a range of ports for powerful Atomos accessories. Atomos Connect gives you wireless connectivity to the cloud and much more, while AtomX Cast provides multi-cam switching for live events and streaming.
Connect. Control. Configure. Create.
This powerhouse professional monitor connects with Atomos Connect, allowing you to easily configure and control it from up to 15 meters away with the AtomRemote app for iOS and macOS. Everything is at your fingertips, from camera connections settings, to Gamma/EOTF, to Gamma settings, and even 3D LUTs. The monitor features extensive output controls, with options for 4K to HD, LUT preview, and HDR output.
Whether you’re a professional or an aspiring creator, the Ninja is designed to support your creative vision and make sure that your multi-camera and synced audio recordings are perfect. The Atomos AirGlu™ adds wireless timecode, sync and control technology to the Atomos Connect for Ninja, allowing you to lock multiple Atomos devices or compatible cameras, audio recorders, and software applications together, sharing a frame-accurate timecode. With this advanced technology, you can successfully produce perfectly synchronized multi-camera video without huge budget or complex post-production workflows. The AirGlu BT is the bluetooth and AirGlu RF is the long-range sync and control protocol, both adopted by many camera and audio manufacturers.
Record without limitations
With AtomX SSDmini drives, every shot can come together with ease, no matter how complex. Designed to record up to 6K with advanced edit-ready formats like ProRes RAW, ProRes, and DNxHD/HR, these drives provide superior storage and sustained performance for every type of filmmaker. Providing optimal capacity up to 4TB, sequential read speeds of up to 550MB/s, and write speeds up to 500MB/s, AtomX SSDmini drives deliver a reliable and high-quality recording. Even with its immense power, the drive remains lightweight, with a size of 8cm long, 7.5cm wide, and a weight of 88g to fit snugly into the Ninja.
|5.2" / 13.2 cm
|1920 x 1080
|1000 nits / cd/m2
|Bit Depth / Color Support
|8-Bit+FRC (1.07 Billion Colors)
|Hybrid Log Gamma
|Pixels Per Inch (ppi)
|Real-Time LUT Monitoring
|Anamorphic De-Squeeze, Blue Only, False Color, Focus Peaking, RGB Parade, Screen Markers, Vectorscope, Waveform, Zebra
Inputs / Outputs
|1 x HDMI 2.0 Input
1 x HDMI 2.0 Output
|1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone Output
|1 x Barrel Input
|1 x USB-C
|File System Support
|Mobile App Compatible
|Yes: iOS Only
App Name: AtomRemote
*As of August, 2023: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
|HDMI (8/10/16-Bit 4:2:2)
8K Raw: 30
6K Raw: 60
3.5K Raw: 60
DCI 4K: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
UHD 4K: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
|ARRI Log C, Canon Log, Canon Log 2, Canon Log 3, FUJIFILM F-Log, HDR-HLG, HDR-PQ, JVC J-Log, Nikon N-Log, Panasonic V-Log, Rec709, Sony S-Log, Sony S-Log 2, Sony S-Log 3
|Full HD: 8 Seconds
4K: 2 Seconds
|Maximum Audio Tracks
|DC Input Power
|6.2 to 16.8 VDC
|1 x L-Series
|1 x ARRI Anti-Twist 1/4"-20
2 x 3/8"-16 Female
|104°F / 40°C
|Material of Construction
|5.9 x 3.6 x 1.2" / 151 x 91.5 x 31 mm
|12.7 oz / 360 g