Blackmagic Video Assist 7” 12G HDR Recorder / Monitor (2500nits)

Full day rate: $75.00

Total including 5% insurance & 10% GST : $86.63

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Product Description

The Blackmagic Video Assist 7” 12G HDR adds professional monitoring & recording to any SDI or HDMI camera in all HD, Ultra HD, 2K & 4K DCI formats! The super bright 2500nit 7 inch HDR monitor supports 3D LUTs & features professional scopes along with powerful focus assist & exposure tools that help you accurately set focus, exposure & frame shots.

Dual built in SD card recorders save files from any camera in 10‑bit 4:2:2 ProRes or DNx formats. You also get two mini XLR connections with 48V of phantom power & a noise floor of ‑128dBV for high quality, crystal clear audio recording. Plus, you can start editing immediately because you don’t have to convert the files!

Video Connections:

  • SDI: IN & OUT
  • HDMI 2.0a: IN & OUT

Audio Connections:

  • Analog Audio Inputs: 2 x Balanced Mini XLR with Phantom Power
  • Analog Audio Outputs: 1 x 3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • SDI Audio Inputs: 16 channels embedded via 12G-SDI
  • SDI Audio Outputs: 16 channels embedded via 12G-SDI
  • HDMI Audio Inputs: 8 channels embedded via HDMI 2.0a
  • HDMI Audio Outputs: 8 channels embedded via HDMI 2.0a


  • Scopes: Waveform, RGB Parade, Vector, Histogram
  • Battery Mount: 2 x Sony NP-F Type
  • Built in Speaker: Mono
  • Screen Dimensions: 7 inch 1920 x 1200.
  • Screen Brightness: 2500nits
  • Screen Colour: P3 wide colour gamut
  • Remote Control: 1 x 2.5mm LANC for Record Start & Stop.
  • SD Interface: Dual UHS-II SD slots
  • Storage Type: SDXC UHS-II, SDXC UHS-I & SDHC UHS-I SD cards (Supports DS, HS, SDR12, SDR25, DDR50, SDR50 & SDR104 SD cards)
  • Computer Interface: 1 x USB Type‑C 3.1 Gen 1 for external drive recording, webcam out, initial setup, software updates & Video Assist Utility software control.


  • Media: Choice of Angelbird AV Pro MK2 V90 SD (256GB or 128GB), Samsung Portable SSD T5 (1TB)
  • NP-F Batteries + Charger to suit
  • Ball Head or Articulated Arm
  • Wooden Camera Sun Hood

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How does Hire work?

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Step 1:Explore the options then add your gear to the Camera Bag. If what you’re after is not listed please add it in comments or simply Contact Us.

Step 2:View your Camera Bag & select the date & duration of the hire including the desired collection time.

Step 3:Once you're done review your Camera Bag & add any special requirements in the Message field. Urban Cine will follow up with questions &/or answer your questions.

Step 4:Submit to request a quote. You'll receive a copy. Urban Cine will send you a formal quote if required.

Step 5:Pick Up & Return: Typically after 2:00pm the day before the hire, & by 11:00am the day after the hire. Picking up the day before gives you the opportunity to familiarise yourself with the equipment & check that everything is in order before your shoot the next day.

Step 6:Payment: For new customers payment is required prior or on collection. If you have a history with Urban Cine a credit account may be offered.

Step 7:Insurance & ID: To ensure insurance for hired equipment is valid Urban Cine Pty. Ltd. asks you to verify your identity. By doing so you are supplying the required 100 points of ID. This will protect both you the Hirer & Urban Cine Pty. Ltd. You will receive a text message. Just follow the prompts. For more info see OCR Labs IDKit

Step 8:Using Equipment: It’s fair & reasonable to expect the hirer has the skillset to use equipment in a respectful & professional manner.

Step 9:Report Issues: Please report equipment failures & breakages. Feedback is important. If you’re experiencing issues with equipment on set please call us asap. Often issues can be rectified over the phone.

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