ARRI Alexa Mini

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The ARRI ALEXA Mini digital camera system is next step in digital acquisition as one of the best capture options for versatile cinematography. Designed with Gimbal, Drone, Remote Head, and Handheld ergonomics in mind ALEXA Mini is the lightest and most compact Arriflex camera yet. Working off of the same sensor as ALEXA and AMIRA, but modified for 4:3 it can work from small documentary shoots to Anamorphic studio setups. It retains the wide dynamic range, low noise floor, and edit friendly workflow. ALEXA Mini can record internal in Arri’s new 4K UHD ProRes 4444 XQ Extended quality as well as internal ArriRaw. ALEXA Mini is designed around a front single lens block carriage and features a body made of carbon fiber weighing in at 5 lbs / 2.3 kg. The camera body’s dimensions come in at a tiny 185mm /7.3″ x 125mm /4.9″ x 140mm 5.5″. It features wireless control from propriatary Arri Applications supported on Ipad, Iphone, and Mac OS X. The built in L-Bus Connector allows wireless lens control and connectivity with the Arri WCU-4 Wireless Control Unit. The ALEXA Mini has various mounting options and can be built in 15mm lightweight configuration or 19mm studio configuration. Cinematographers and film tech enthusiasts around the world are looking forward to ALEXA Mini as the next level in the ARRI tradition of German engineering.

Technical Specs

  • 14 Stops of exposure latitude
  • 800 ISO base sensitivity
  • In-camera recording to SxS Pro Cards / Log – C / Rec 709 / 4K UHD 3840 x 2160 / 3.2K 3200 x 1800 / 2K Cine 4:3 2048 x 1536 / 2K Cine 16:9 2048 x1152 / HD 1920 x 1080
  • Apple ProRes 422 / (Proxy) / (LT) / (HQ) / Apple ProRes 4444 / Apple ProRes 4444 XQ
  • Off-board recording / ARRIRAW / 2.8K 16:9 2880 x 1620  30 – 120 fps / 2.8K 2048 x 1152 Full 30 – 60 fps / 2.8K 2048 x 1152 Cropped 30 – 60 fps
  • High speed license 0.75 – 200 fps
  • Built in FSND 0.6, 1.2, 2.1 Filters 
  • Complete Look functions; import Looks
  • 4:3 Sensor
  • Lightweight design / 5 lbs / 2.3 kg
  • For more info visit: www.arri.com/alexamini/