SideKick HD (E.O.L.)

SideKick in hand.

SideKick is not available for purchase

Overview

Capture the full potential of your HD camcorder’s high-quality sensor and lens with SideKick HD. Combining high bit-rate recording with the fastest multi-format, straight-to-edit workflow in the industry, SideKick HD delivers the quality, performance, and efficiency that you demand.

Note: this product is no longer in production or available for purchase.

Features

Superior Quality

Capture the highest quality video that your HD camera can produce.

  • Up to 220 Mbit/s
  • 4:2:2 sampling
  • 10-bit precision

Select the codec that postproduction prefers.

  • Apple ProRes 422 (HQ)
  • Apple ProRes 422
  • In the future, more codec options will be available via purchased firmware updates.

Record directly to high-quality NLE formats, eliminating time-consuming transcoding and the image-quality degradation that it often produces.

Outstanding Performance

With its small footprint, brilliant full-color screen, intuitive controls, and flexible mounting options, SideKick HD makes it easy to capture the perfect shot, even in challenging conditions.

  • Mount SideKick HD anywhere, with either the battery or cable option.
  • Select your preferred video input: HD/SDI or HDMI.
  • Capture every detail with automatic recording and frame-rate- and resolution-sensing capabilities.
  • Confirm that you got the shot with the 4.3” on-board confidence monitor and its simple playback options.
  • Increase record times with larger-capacity non-proprietary 2.5″ SATA solid-state drives.