Atomos Ninja 2


10-Bit Smart Production for DSLRs and HDMI Cameras.

The revolutionary Ninja receives an update to Ninja-2; giving users of DSLRs and HDMI enabled Cameras the industry's leading Smart Production Weapon. With Ninja-2 users can Record, Monitor, Playback and Playout Ready-to-Edit pristine Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD material, all with Continuous Power.

Ninja-2 packs even more features in to its compact, rugged aluminum body than the already impressive and widely used Ninja.


  • AtomOS 3.0: The real power of the Ninja-2 comes from AtomOS, the innovative and intuitive operating system.
  • Easy-to-use Touchscreen Operation: Access all of the Ninja-2's operations via the fast, responsive touch interface.
  • One-touch Navigation: Allows for simple operation with everything just one touch away.
  • Audio Input Level Meters and Headphone Line Out Volume: Touch audiometers to adjust 4-channels of audio, with 8-channel support planned for later in 2012.
  • Apple ProRes or Avid DNx Codecs: Select the variety of ProRes or DNxHD code to record to; Avid DNxHD-220X (10-bit), DNxHD-220 (8-bit), DNxHD-145 (8-bit), DNxHD-36 Proxy (8-bit), and ProRes LT, 422, HQ.
  • Timecode: Choose between on-board Time of Day, Record Run or Auto-Restart time code modes or utilise external timecode from the HDMI source*
  • Continuous Power: Atomos Continuous Dual Battery Technology utilises two NP-compatible batteries in an active/passive design.
  • Affordable Storage: Records to cost-effective, hot-swappable 2.5" Hard Disk Drive (HDD) and Solid State Drive (SSD) media.
  • Unit Name: Name your Ninja-2 by project or camera, Media drives and recorded files are subsequently names with the unit name upon formatting.
  • Ready to Use Immediately: Like all Atomos products, Ninja-2 is ready to use straight out of the box and is supplied with everything required except for HDMI cables and HDD/SSD storage media, and even ships in a tough professional carry case.
  • Record for Online or Offline, Master or Backup. Up to 10-Bit 4:2:2, 220Mbs on to 2.5" HDD or SSD interchangeable media.
  • Record and Monitor from any HDMI source including DSLR cameras, Decks, Switchers, PC/Mac, iPad and iPhone. Playout to a wide range of devices including monitors and projectors.
  • Ready-to-Edit visually loss-less recordings on commodity HDD or SSD media. No more expensive and low-capacity memory cards required!
  • High-Resolution 800x480 screen results in over 216 pixels per inch on the 4:3" display and is viewable at 170°.
  • Monitoring in AtomOS 3.0 provides Focus Peaking, Zebra, False Colour, Blue Only Exposure and supports loop playback.
  • Pristine full-resolution playback and playout with full transport controls and SmartLog.

*External timecode over HDMI has to come from a supported source.