4096 x 2304938
4096 x 21601,000
2048 x 11521,900
1920 x 1080*1,977
1280 x 720*2,932

*The Flex4K records at 4096 and 2048 width only. These are cropped resolutions that do not affect changes in frame rate.Common resolutions and frame-rates, other resolutions available.Short Description

  • The Phantom Flex4K digital cinema camera records up to 1,000 fps at 4K resolution, provides exceptional image quality and offers production-friendly features like auxiliary power outputs and a full-featured on-camera control interface.


  • 9 Gpx/second.
  • Max speed at full resolution of 4096 x 2304 is 938 fps
  • At 4096 x 2160 max speed is 1000 fps
  • At 2048 x 1080 max speed is 1977 fps

Sensor Specifications

  • CMOS sensor
  • 4096 x 2304 pixels
  • 6.75 µm pixel size
  • 27.6 mm x 15.5 mm
  • Super-35mm; 31.7mm diagonal
  • Super-16mm format at 1920 x 1080
  • Base ISO Color 200D; 250T
  • Exposure index range 250-1250
  • Recommended EI 800-1000 Color
  • Base ISO Monochrome 800D; 2000T
  • 12-bit


  • Exposure time (shutter speed): 5μs to 1/frame rate
  • Can be set in degrees or microseconds (μs)
  • 1-millisecond progressive scan (aka rolling) shutter


  • 64 or 128GB high-speed internal RAM
  • CineMag V (2TB, 8TB), CineMag IV, CineMag IV PRO for non-volatile storage (1TB, 2TB)

Record Times

  • 5 seconds at 1000 fps, 4096 x 2160 resolution and into 64 GB of internal memory
  • 2TB CineMag IV holds 2 hours of 4K Cine raw playback at 24p
  • 2TB CineMag IV holds over 4 hours of 4K ProRes HQ playback at 30p

Special Features

  • Three main 3G HD-SDI outputs, supporting dual-link 4K video and simultaneous live monitoring / playback
  • HD-SDI can switch between Rec709 and Log
  • Supports both HD-SDI and component based viewfinders
  • Standard internal mechanical shutter for automatic/remote Current Session Reference (CSR)
  • Secondary IP address
  • Segment memory for multi-cine acquisition
  • Field-based firmware upgrade capable
  • Several mounting holes for accessories on camera body


  • Programmable trigger location (pre/post trigger recording)
  • Trigger from camera body or via software
  • Hardware trigger via Sync port
  • Trigger inputs also available on 3-pin accessory ports

Timing and Synchronization

  • Frame synchronization to internal or external clock (FSYNC)
  • Genlock sync available through HD-SDI return signal
  • IRIG in/out (modulated or unmodulated)
  • SMPTE time code support


  • 4x 3G HD-SDI output BNCs (one reserved for viewfinder)
  • 1x 3G HD-SDI return BNC, supports Genlock
  • Sync connector for Trigger, time code, F-sync, AES/EBU Audio (via MiniBob or Capture cable)
  • Remote (RCU) port
  • Component viewfinder port
  • Four Aux ports for power and trigger
  • (2x 12VDC and 2x 24V)


  • Gb Ethernet for both control and data
  • 10Gb Ethernet on CineStation IV

Camera Control

  • Phantom Camera Control (PCC)
  • On-Camera Controls
  • Remote Control Unit (RCU), connects direct to camera
  • SDK available

Video Out

  • Three main 3G HD-SDI, supports dual-link 4K video or 3x scaled 1080p outputs.
  • Additional HD-SDI reserved for viewfinder
  • Component viewfinder port
  • Video outputs switchable between Rec709 & Log


  • PL-mount standard
  • Nikon F/G mount optional
  • Canon EOS optional

Video Processing

  • Brightness
  • Gain
  • Gamma
  • Saturation
  • Color temperature
  • Color matrix
  • Tone curve
  • Log mode
  • Image flip and rotate in PCC
  • Crop & Scale

Motion Analysis

  • Basic measurements via Phantom Application:
  • Distance
  • Speed
  • Acceleration
  • Angles and Angular Speed
  • Manual and Automatic point collection for target tracking
  • Compatible with 3rd party solutions

Supported File Formats

  • Cine raw and Apple ProRes 422 HQ CineMag recording
  • PCC Cine file conversion to: Cine Compressed, Cine RAW, AVI, h.264 mp4, Apple ProRes .mov, Multipage TIFF, MXF PAL, MXF NTSC, Uncompressed QuickTime, Windows BMP, OS/2 BMP, PCX, TGA, TIFF, LEAD, JPEG, JTIF, RAW, DNG, DPX


  • 100 – 240 VAC, 280 Watt power supply included
  • Optional 26V Hawk-Woods and 12V V-Lock Anton-Bauer backs are available for battery power

Mechanical Specifications

  • Size (without lens or viewfinder): 12 x 6 x 8 in. (L x W x H); 30.5 x 35.5 x 20.3 cm.
  • Weight (without lens or viewfinder): 13 lbs; 5.9 kg

Environmental Specifications

  • Temperature: -20° – +50° C


  • Phantom SDK

Ships Standard With

  • Power supply
  • Ethernet cable
  • Phantom PCC software
  • 1 license of Mac-based Glue Tools Séance and Cine Toolkit for download and file conversion
  • Getting Started guide
  • Case

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