Facts & figures

Camera Option 1

  • Full-frame up to 8K 10-bit 4:2:0 30p or up to 4K 10-bit 4:2:2 120p from the Sony ⍺1
  • 50MP stills
  • Full control of exposure, white balance, zoom
  • MF/AF and push to focus modes
  • Sony FE 16-35mm f/4 Zeiss Lens
  • Super-fast face detection autofocus to capture the most fleeting moments
  • Outstanding white balance control for underwater capture
  • High sensitivity up to ISO 102,400
  • In-camera 5-axis optical in-body image stabilisation

 

* ⍺ and Sony are registered trademarks of Sony Corporation.

Lighting

  • Forward: 2 x 8,500 lumen, high CRI, dimmable
  • Adjustable arms and ball mounts for excellent lighting in all orientations
  • Reverse lights
  • Additional forward lighting options available

Power

  • 15-hour hover per charge (run time dependent on operational conditions)
  • Battery recharge time: 5 hrs (optional 1.5 hrs AC/DC field charging available)
  • Control console power pack 800Wh (optional)
  • Field power pack 1600Wh (optional)

Camera Option 2

  • Full-frame up to 4K 10-bit 4:2:2 120p video from the Sony A7SIII
  • 12MP stills
  • Full control of exposure, white balance, zoom
  • MF/AF and push to focus modes
  • Sony FE 16-35mm f/4 Zeiss Lens
  • Super-fast autofocus to capture the most fleeting moments
  • Outstanding white balance control for underwater capture
  • High sensitivity up to ISO 409,600 for exceptional low light performance
  • In-camera 5-axis image stabilization

 

* Sony is registered trademark of Sony Corporation.

Control console

  • 17” 4K primary monitor for real-time surface monitoring
  • 10” sunlight readable secondary navigation display
  • Full control of exposure, white balance, zoom
  • High quality, physical controls for all primary functions
  • Built in mount and power for Ninja external video recorder for recording up to 4K p30 10-bit 4:2:2

Tether

  • Extremely durable, lightweight fiber optic
  • Tether diameter 2.7mm; optional 1.9mm/3.7mm/4.3mm
  • Tether standard length 200m and optional 3,000m+
  • Neutrally buoyant in salt water

Piloting

  • Fine control for precise movements
  • Full auto stabilisation of the drone, can mimic dolly and crane shots
  • Forward and reserve ultra-wide angle cameras for easier navigation
  • Piloting assists: Depth hold, Position (attitude) holding, Trim (cruise control)
  • Automatic return to surface

Integrated sensors

  • Depth
  • 3D compass
  • Internal humidity
  • Battery and supply voltages
  • Dual IMU
  • Leak detection
  • Precision gyroscope
  • Precision accelerometer
  • Internal temperature
  • Internal pressure

Optional add-ons

Physical specifications

  • Pressure vessel material: Hard anodised aluminium alloy
  • Dome Material: Acrylic
  • Dome size: 8″
  • l/w/h: 714mm / 435mm / 351mm
  • Weight (salt water ballast installed): 24kg
  • Depth rating: 500m, optional 1000m
  • Operating temperature: -10˚C to +55˚C