Kinefinity MAVO 6K
Class: budget cinema cams
Camera Pros: Competes with RED cameras at a fraction of the cost. Small, light-weight body makes it ideal for mounting on a gimbal or large drone.
Camera Cons: You need to buy into their modular system. Requires either an additional KineBack or SideGrip to power the camera.
Unique Features: Dark Tower wireless monitoring system, requires the KineBack-W.
Camera body only, check online for bundles including lenses, batteries and media cards. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£7,374.00 / $9,499.00 / 9,518.81€
Camera body only, check online for complete kit prices. Hire cost is daily, unless stated otherwise. The price in different EU countries can vary.
£288.00 / $366.00 / 328.00€
Camera weight: 990 g / 2.1 lb (body only)
Media Slots: KineMAG SSD. Other SSDs (solid state drives) will work, but need to fit the slot correctly.
Click on a lens type for more details and a list of lens manufacturers.
KineMount with interchangeable adaptors: active PL mount (Arri), EF mount (Canon), EF with built-in ND filters, EF Kine-Enhancer with speed boosting and reduced crop, passive E mount (Sony)
Sensor Size: Super35
Crop Factor: 1.5
Native ISO: 800
In Body Image Stablisation (IBIS) or
Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS):
Where possible choose a lens with built-in stabilisation or use a camera support such as a tripod or gimbal. Image jitter is less of an issue with heavier cameras. Small movements in the image can be reduced or removed in post.
Camera Raw Codec: KineRaw 12-bit, CinemaDNG
Camera Video Codecs: ProRes 444 XQ, ProRes 444, ProRes 422 HQ, ProRes 422, ProRes LT, ProRes Proxy
Camera Dynamic Range / Colour Gamut: KineLog
Best Resolution: 6K 1.90:1 (6016 x 3172 photosites)
Maximum Frame Rate at Best Resolution: 66fps at 6K Wide, 50fps at 6K
Best Bitrate: around 750Mbps for 4K Raw
Inputs and Outputs
Power In: DC power. With SideGrip: Kinefinity batteries, Sony BP batteries. With KineBack: V-Lock
Power Out: D-Tap
Raw Out: No Raw output from the Kinefinity MAVO 6K
Best Video Out: 3G-SDI for HD monitoring
Video / Audio Output Cable: HDMI. With KineBack: SDI
Camera Audio In: 35mm stereo mini-jack, dual XLR requires KineBack-W
Timecode Connection: Record to audio channel via 35mm stereo mini-jack. With KineBack-W: Lemo
Remote Control: Wi-fi (requires additional antenna)
No external recorder required.