Komodo

KOMODO 6K is the latest breakthrough product in RED's long line of innovative image capture technology. The newest entrant into the RED lineup is a compact and highly powerful cinema camera. It features RED’s cinema grade image quality, color science and sensor technology into a portable form factor so users can take it anywhere and adapt it to any shooting scenario.

The new sensor in KOMODO is a 6K S35 global shutter sensor that breaks new technical ground by eliminating the need to sacrifice dynamic range and meets the RED standard of unmatched imagery without any creative or technical compromises. KOMODO also features a built-in Canon RF mount allowing users the flexibility to use numerous different lens adapters, such as Canon EF, PL and Leica M mount. KOMODO also has a DC IN power port and can also be powered using two Canon BP style batteries.

In-Camera Language Support: English, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, German, Spanish, French

NOTE: The KOMODO 6K has an adaptable RF lens mount. KOMODO requires a lens mount adapter, i.e. RF to EF, RF to PL, in order to shoot. Canon Mount Adapter EF-EOS R included with camera.

Noteworthy Attributes:

  • Global Shutter
  • Super 35, 6K Sensor
  • Wireless Control with free RED Control App
  • IPP2 Workflow
  • 2.1 lbs 
  • Very small body and low-voltage requirements
  • Autofocus using Canon EF photo-lenses.

Rental Rates

: $500 + HST
: $1500 + HST
: $500 + HST

Package Contents

  • Komodo Brain
  • Lightweight 15mm cage with top handle
  • 2x Canon BP-975 and charger
  • Canon RF-EF Adapter
  • 2x 512GB CFAST 2.0 Cards and Reader
  • AC Power Adapter

Optional Accessories

  • RED Outrigger Handle - $50+HST/day
  • RED Komodo Expander - $50+HST/day
  • RF to PL adapter - $50+HST/day
  • Core V-Lock Battery Kit - $50+HST/day
    • 2x 98 Wh Batteries
    • 1x Dual Charger
  • Wooden Camera B Box - - $50+HST/day
  • Red Link Adapter - $50+HST/day
  • Extra Canon BP-975 - $25+HST/day
SENSOR TYPEKOMODO™ 19.9 MP SUPER 35MM GLOBAL SHUTTER CMOS
EFFECTIVE PIXELS6144 X 3240
SENSOR SIZE27.03 MM X 14.26 MM (DIAGONAL: 30.56MM)
DYNAMIC RANGE16+ STOPS
MOUNT TYPEACCEPTS CANON RF MOUNT-BASED LENS ADAPTORS FOR DIVERSE LENS CHOICES
SUPPORTS CANON EF WITH FULL ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION VIA COMPATIBLE CANON RF MOUNT ADAPTERS, AND SUPPORTS MECHANICALLY OPERATED RF LENSES (ELECTRONIC CONTROL OF CANON RF LENSES NOT SUPPORTED AT THIS TIME) [1]
MAX DATA RATESUP TO 280 MB/S USING RED PRO CFAST OR OTHER QUALIFIED CFAST 2.0 MEDIA CARDS
REDCODE® RAW MAX FRAME RATES40 FPS AT 6K 17:9 (6144 X 3240)
50 FPS AT 6K 2.4:1 (6144 X 2592)
48 FPS AT 5K 17:9 (5120 X 2700)
60 FPS AT 4K 17:9 (4096 X 2160)
120 FPS AT 2K 17:9 (2048 X 1080)
PLAYBACK FRAME RATES (PROJECT TIME BASE)23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60 FPS, ALL RESOLUTIONS
BEST AVAILABLE REDCODE® SETTINGSREDCODE HQ, MQ AND LQ AT 6K 17:9 (6144 X 3240) UP TO 40 FPS
REDCODE HQ, MQ AND LQ AT 4K 17:9 (4096 X 2160) UP TO 60 FPS
REDCODE HQ, MQ AND LQ AT 2K 17:9 (2048 X 1080) UP TO 120 FPS
REDCODE® RAW
ACQUISITION FORMATS2
6K 17:9 (6144 X 3240), 2.4:1 AND 16:9
5K 17:9 (5120 X 2700)
4K 17:9 (4096 X 2160)
2K 17:9 (2048 X 1080)
APPLE PRORES4K (4096 × 2160) AT PRORES 422 HQ AND PRORES 422 UP TO 60 FPS
2K (2048 × 1080) AT PRORES 422 HQ AND PRORES 422 UP TO 120 FPS
CONSTRUCTIONALUMINUM ALLOY
WEIGHT2.10 LBS (WITHOUT BODY CAP AND CFAST CARD)
BATTERY TYPETWO SLOTS FOR BP-9XX SERIES BATTERIES
DC POWER INPUT+7 TO +17 V DC VIA THE INTEGRATED 2-PIN DC-IN PORT
OPERATING TEMPERATURE0°C TO 40°C (32°F TO 104°F)
STORAGE TEMPERATURE–20°C TO 50°C (–4°F TO 122°F)
STORAGE RELATIVE HUMIDITY0% TO 85% NON-CONDENSING
COLOR MANAGEMENTIMAGE PROCESSING PIPELINE 2 (IPP2)
SUPPORTS 33×33×33 3D LUTS
SUPPORTS IMPORT OF CDLS
AUDIOINTEGRATED DUAL CHANNEL DIGITAL MONO MICROPHONES, UNCOMPRESSED, 24-BIT 48 KHZ
ADDITIONAL DUAL CHANNEL VIA INTEGRATED 3.5MM AUDIO JACK, UNCOMPRESSED, 24-BIT 48 KHZ
REMOTE CONTROLWIFI FOR CAMERA CONTROL VIA INTERCHANGEABLE ANTENNA WITH SMA CONNECTION
GENLOCK, TIMECODE-IN, GPIO AND CTRL (RS232) VIA THE INTEGRATED 9-PIN EXT PORT
WIRED CONTROL VIA KOMODO LINK ADAPTOR, USING USB-C OR GIGABIT ETHERNET (COMPATIBLE USB-C TO ETHERNET ADAPTER1 REQUIRED) ALLOWING CAMERA CONTROL AND LIVE MJPEG PREVIEW VIDEO FEED
MONITOR OUTPUTSINTEGRATED 12G-SDI WITH 6G-SDI, 3G-SDI AND 1.5G-SDI MODES
12G-SDI: UP TO 4096 X 2160 4:2:2 FOR 60P
6G-SDI: UP TO 4096 X 2160 4:2:2 FOR 30P
3G-SDI: UP TO 2048 X 1080 4:2:2 FOR 60P
1.5G-SDI: UP TO 2048 X 1080 4:2:2 FOR 30P, 24P
SMPTE TIMECODE, HANC METADATA, 24-BIT 48 KHZ AUDIO
MONITOR OPTIONSINTEGRATED 2.9" 1440X1440 TOUCHSCREEN LCD WITH PREVIEW AND CAMERA CONTROL
WIRELESS LIVE PREVIEW VIDEO FEED VIA 2.4GHZ/5GHZ WIFI FOR FRAMING
RED CONTROLACCESS FULL CAMERA CONTROLS AND LIVE PREVIEW FROM IOS OR ANDROID(COMING SOON) DEVICES.
AVAILABLE FROM THE APPLE APP STORE AND GOOGLE PLAY STORE. RED CONTROL WORKS WIRELESSLY OR WIRED VIA THE KOMODO LINK ADAPTOR (SOLD SEPARATELY).