Camera Overview
6K for SCARLET is here. Not just an upgrade anymore, SCARLET-X DRAGON™ combines the versatility of SCARLET with the unrivaled power of the RED DRAGON sensor. SCARLET-X DRAGON is a completely flexible device, utilizing HDRx and interchangeable lens mounts so you don’t have to replace your existing lens collection. Shoot motion video and stills images at 6K resolution from 1-12 frames per second, or up to 48 frames per second at 5K. When you shoot with SCARLET-X DRAGON, you are also capturing over 9x more pixels than HD for superior motion capture. With the convergence of cinema and photography, SCARLET provides all the tools necessary for filmmakers and photographers alike.

Consistent with RED’s high-resolution lineage, EPIC has made large format distribution accessible and easy.

Compromise Nothing, Shoot Everything

SCARLET-X DRAGON and SCARLET-X M-X leave one-dimensional DSLRs in their wake, letting you simultaneously capture up to 6K video and stills on the spot. Bring your footage into REDCINE-X PRO, pull your favorite stills, and export your content to the editing software of your choice. Maximize the value of your investment with the ability to deliver high-resolution video and still content all with one camera.

Dynamic Range To The Power of X

HDRx technology yields up to 18 stops of dynamic range, broadening your exposure in even the most challenging lighting conditions. SCARLET-X DRAGON and SCARLET-X M-X offer up to 4 more stops of latitude than their 35mm and DSLR counterparts, helping cinematographers and photographers alike make the impossible possible. With HDRx, dynamic range is finally dynamic.

Raise Your Glass

RED’s SCARLET-X DRAGON and SCARLET-X M-X cameras come with Canon EF, PL, Leica and Nikon mount options, providing you with convenient access to a familiar arsenal of lenses. Additionally, SCARLET-X DRAGON and SCARLET-X M-X make it even easier to keep and build your collection with interchangeable lens mounts. This means all of your Canon, Leica, and even Nikon lenses will be available for you to lock and load. One camera. Every Lens.

Load Your Mag

REDMAG SSD media provides a solid, dependable media solution with storage capacities of 48GB, 64GB, 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB. Capable of reaching speeds up to 180 mb/s, REDMAG media is 2x faster than traditional CF cards—making it easier to offload the 320,000+ RAW frames you can capture with one SSD.

PIXEL ARRAY : 5120 (h) x 2700 (v)
S/N RATIO : 66db
DYNAMIC RANGE : 13.5 stops, up to 18 stops with HDRx™
MAX IMAGE AREA : 5120 (h) x 2700 (v)
LENS COVERAGE : 27.7mm (h) x 14.6mm (v) x 31.4 mm (d)
DEPTH OF FIELD : Equivalent to S35mm (Motion) / APS-H (Still) lenses
Equivalent to 16mm (Motion) lens in 2K RAW
ACQUISITION FORMATS : 5K RAW (Full Frame, 2:1, 2.4:1 and Anamorphic 2:1)
4.5K RAW (2.4:1)
4K RAW (16:9, HD, 2:1 and Anamorphic 2:1)
3K RAW (16:9, 2:1 and Anamorphic 2:1)
2K RAW (16:9, 2:1 and Anamorphic 2:1)
1080p RGB (16:9)
720p RGB (16:9)
PROJECT FRAME RATES : 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 47.96, 48, 50, 59.94 fps, all resolutions
DELIVERY FORMATS* : 4K : DPX, TIFF, OpenEXR (RED RAY via optional encoder)
2K : DPX, TIFF, OpenEXR (RED RAY via optional encoder)
1080p RGB or 4:2:2, 720p 4:2:2 : Quicktime, JPEG
Avid AAF, MXF. 1080p 4.2.0, 720p 4:2:0 : H.264, .MP4
2K RGB, 1080p RGB or 4:2:2, 720p 4:2:2
SMPTE Timecode, HANC Metadata, 24-bit 48Khz Audio
MONITOR OUTPUT : HD-SDI and HDMI with Frame Guides and Look Around
2K RGB, 1080p RGB or 4:2:2, 720p RGB or 4:2:2
SMPTE Timecode, HANC Metadata, 24-bit 48Khz Audio
DIGITAL MEDIA REDMAG (SSD) Module : (64, 128, 256GB Media)
REDCODE™ : 12 and 16-bit RAW : Compression choices of 18:1 to 3:1
1-120 fps 5K, 4.5K
1-150 fps 4K
1-200 fps 3K
1-300 fps 2K
AUDIO : 2 channel, uncompressed, 24 bit, 48KHz.
Optional 4 channel, and AES / EBU digital audio.
MONITORING OPTIONS : RED LCD 5" Touchscreen Display
BOMB EVF™ High Definition Viewfinder
REMOTE CONTROL : Wireless, Ethernet, RS232, GPI Trigger
WEIGHT : 5lbs. Body only
CONSTRUCTION : Aluminum Alloy
TEMPERATURE RANGES : Operating Range: 0˚C to +40˚C (32˚F to 104˚F)
Storage Range: -20˚C to +50˚C (-4˚F to 122˚F)