Sound Devices Pix E-5 Recorder
5" 1920 x 1080 Touchscreen Display Record DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) up to 30 fps Record 1080p up to 120 fps Simultaneous 4K ProRes and 1080p H.264 PIX-LR Audio Interface included

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Compact and powerful, the Video Devices PIX-E5 5″ 4K Recording Video Monitor can record 4K video over HDMI and 6G-SDI to SpeedDrive SSDs. Not only is the PIX-E5 a powerful recorder, it also has a built-in 5″ 1920 x 1080 resolution touchscreen for monitoring framing, checking focus, and displaying scopes. Our units come standard with the PIX-LR audio interface.

Discerning cinematographers and videographers need high-resolution, color-accurate, sunlight-viewable monitoring with a wide angle of view.

The PIX-E5 monitor excels in every aspect with its IPS, 500 nit, 1920×1080, 441 ppi LCD displays.

PIX-Assist™ Monitoring Tools & Scopes

  • LUTs
  • Waveform Monitor
  • Vectorscope
  • Histogram
  • TapZoom™ (2 to 4x zoom where you touch)
  • Peaking
  • Zebras
  • False Colors
  • Frame Markers
  • Four Way View

Plus Video Assist Playback Tools

  • Add, delete, and locate to cue markers
  • Playback modes: single file, entire file list, custom playlist, etc.
  • Looping: a file, a playlist, or regions between cues


Plus, the 4K-compatible PIX-E5 offers the full range of Apple ProRes codecs including the highest quality Apple ProRes 4444 XQ. This is a 12-bit codec designed to preserve the detail in wide dynamic range imagery captured by today’s high-performance digital image sensors.

PIX-E5 can record 4K up to 30 fps, UHD up to 30 fps and 1080p or 720p up to 120 fps.

The PIX-E5 is also capable of recording H.264, a codec which offers a good balance between compression and quality to reach low data rates and small file sizes, perfect for web streaming, email, and faster file uploads.


SpeedDrive™ Recording and File Delivery

The Pix-E5 records to the innovative, super fast SpeedDrive, a custom designed enclosure for an industry standard mSATA drive. The SpeedDrive doubles as a USB 3.0 thumb drive for very high speed offload to any computer without the need for a special cable or drive docking station.




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