The Arri ALEXA Mini is essentially a scaled-down version of the ALEXA XT. Its functionality and control make it a worthy main camera. Key features include:
ALEXA-line image quality in a compact, durable form factor
4K (UHD) video capture in a variety of ProRes codecs
PL and EF mounts
Pre-programmed Rec 709 and Log C color outputs
Same Sensor as the Entire ALEXA Line. The ALEXA Mini utilizes the ALEV III sensor, which provides low noise, natural skin tones, true colors, and fourteen stops of dynamic range.
Resolutions Up to 4K (UHD). Record high-quality 4K (UHD) in a variety of ProRes codecs to readily available CFast 2.0 media.
PL and EF Mounts. Ships with both Arri’s Titanium PL mount, fully compatible with LDS/LBUS-compliant lenses, and the EF mount.
Internal Neutral-Density Filters. Built-in ND filtration at two-, four-, and seven-stop increments.
Sized for Motion. Designed for versatile use on gimbals and other applications where compact size and scale are required.
Lookup Tables. Pre-programmed Rec 709, and Log C color outputs as well as the ability for user-uploaded looks.
Intuitive Controls. Uses the same interface as the rest of the ALEXA line.
Durable and Reliable. With a housing built from carbon fiber and manufactured for the most rugged of applications, the ALEXA Mini proudly upholds the Arri’s tradition of stable cameras that can be counted on for any shoot.
Wi-Fi Control. You can remotely control the ALEXA Mini with a tablet or other compatible device over an ad-hoc Wi-Fi network.
Which memory cards can I use with this camera?
Currently, this camera is only compatible with the SanDisk 128GB Extreme PRO 525MB/s CFast 2.0, SanDisk 256GB Extreme PRO 525MB/s CFast 2.0, and the ARRI Edition Sandisk 512GB Extreme Pro 525MB/s CFast.
Yes! The complete list of basic and upgraded licensed features installed on our Alexa Mini cameras includes: ProRes 4444 XQ, 2K Recording, Custom 3D LUTs, 100-200FPS, Log C, Look Import/Export, ProRes 422 HQ, Look CDL Editing, Auto Tracking WB, Wi-Fi Remote Access, Prerecording, 3.2K Recording, 4K UHDRecording, 4:3 Sensor Mode, and ARRIRAWRecording.
90 minutes (Anton Bauer Cine 90)
|Codec / Format Support||
ProRes 4444XQ, 4444, 422(HQ), 422, 422(LT) MXF/ARRIRAW
Length: 185 mm/7.3"
EI 800 base sensitivity
Built-in motorized ND filters 0.6, 1.2, 2.1
SDI-Genlock; timecode (in and output)
Canon EF and PL Mount
Lemo 8-pin, 10.5-34 V DC
16:9 ProRes HD (1920 × 1080)
35 mm format ARRI ALEVIII CMOS with Bayer pattern color filter array
2x HD-SDI out 1.5G and 3G: uncompressed HD video with embedded audio and metadata, SDI-6G interface to external CODEXrecorder
5 lbs (camera body with PL lens mount)