The Sound Device PIX 240 is a lightweight, carbon fiber-bodied external digital recorder which records 10-bit, 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD codecs onto either Pro Compact Flash cards or Solid State Drives. The PIX 240 has both HD-SDI and HDMI inputs and outputs that support resolutions from 480p to 1080p allowing for compatibility with all major prosumer and professional cameras. Its user-friendly button scheme and side scroll knob allow for efficient navigation through the menu system, making it a perfect recorder for productions of all kinds.

Technical Specs

  • Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD codec at multiple data rates
  • Quicktime file type
  • 10-bit input video resolution
  • Ultra low-noise (-128 dBu) mic preamps with phantom, limiters, line input (based on 7-Series recorders)
  • CompactFlash or removable 2.5-inch solid-state hard drives file storage with media spanning, UDF format for Mac OS and Windows compatibility
  • High-accuracy built-in time code generator, with genlock and word clock output
  • 5-inch, matte finish, 800x480 pixel display
  • Large, illuminated, tactile buttons for fast and simple menu control
  • Simultaneous HDMI and HD-SDI output
  • Up/Down/Cross Conversion of 480i, 525i, 720p, 1080i, 1080p
  • 336-core, 32-bit massively parallel processor with 1.2 TeraOps for efficient video encoding
  • 10-18 VDC and dual L-series battery powering
  • Metalized, molded carbon fiber chassis

Our Kit

  • Our rental kit includes: 
  • Sound Devices PIX 240 Portable Video Recorder
  • SanDisk Ultra Solid State Drive-240GB (2x) 
  • Sound Devices 2.5” SSD Caddie (2x)
  • Anton Bauer P-Tap to Hirose 4 Pin Power Cable (2x) 
  • 4 Pin Hirose to Power Supply with AC Cable
  • Sony NP-F970 InfoLithium L-Series Battery (3x) 
  • Sony Battery Charger
  • Israeli Arm
  • 3’ BNC (2x) 

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