Apollo Odyssey Recorder

Apollo is a portable multichannel monitor/recorder. Apollo can simultaneously record up to four HD video signals, along with a fifth channel of either a live-switch between the four or a quad-split reference view. Apollo can also function as a four-channel live switcher while simultaneously recording the four isolated HD video signals.

Apollo is a portable multichannel monitor/recorder. Apollo can simultaneously record up to four HD video signals, along with a fifth channel of either a live-switch between the four or a quad-split reference view. Apollo can also function as a four-channel live switcher while simultaneously recording the four isolated HD video signals.

The size of a small tablet and able to run for hours on a camcorder battery, Apollo is truly portable and the only device of its kind that can both record multiple HD camera feeds as well as live-switch between them. It’s a production studio in the palm of your hand.

  • Apollo records four HD video signals as well as a quad-split or live-switch
  • All cameras in perfect sync with matching timecode
  • Four-camera coverage in a single portable unit
  • Live-Switch as well as record ISOs. No Genlock Required
  • Any HD cameras, all to one card and one format. A producer’s best friend
  • Output four synced files or one multicamera file for efficient post
  • A real-time switcher for live events…without a rolling rack of gear
  • Image Analysis tools for matching cameras. A DIT’s go-to weapon

 

Technical

Dimensions: 7.9”x6.1”x1” / 20×15.5×2.5 cm
Weight: 1.2lbs. / 560g
Battery: Under 20w power draw, 6.5-34v with battery mounts available
Memory card slots: Two 2.5” SSD slots (Convergent Design SSDs or qualified 3rd party models)
Materials: Magnesium case / Gorilla Glass cover / stick-on/peel-off screen protector

Recording

  • HD video recording, up to four signals simultaneously
  • 1080p24 / 1080p30 / 1080i60 / 720p60 (60hz territories)
  • 1080p25 / 1080i50/720p50 (50hz territories)
  • Apple ProRes HQ/422/LT
  • Record four HD signals and one quad-split view
  • Record four HD signals and one live switch
  • Up to four SDI inputs or three SDI & one HDMI
  • Embedded audio or analog input
  • Loss of any signal does not interrupt recording of other channels
  • Apollo Media Manager App outputs four separate files or one master multi-camera QuickTime for simplified post
  • Dual SSDs allow spanning (long record time) or mirroring (simultaneous backup)
  • 5 hours recording time at highest quality [2TB of 4x HD signals & live switch, 1080p30, Apple ProRes 422(HQ); 8.5 hours in Apple ProRes 422(LT)]

Switching/Monitoring

  • No Genlock required
  • Touchscreen interface
  • Monitor outputs for switched or quad view
  • Two SDI outputs, one HDMI output
  • Preset or Custom Monitoring LUTs
  • Image Analysis tools: False Colour, Focus Assist, Histogram, Pixel Zoom, Spot Meter, Vectorscope, Waveform, and Zebra
  • 7” OLED panel for true blacks and accurate colours