Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K: Camera Details!

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Tech Specs

by Alex Noah — 10 months ago in Review 2 min. read


Unmatched in style and irresistible in performance, the Blackmagic pocket cinema camera 6K comes with advanced tech-savvy features, built for both handheld and run-and-shoot projects.

Featuring 6144 x 3456 Super 35 high resolution HDR sensor, dual native ISO, high-quality images and cinematics recording in RAW and ProRes.

Read the complete specifications of BPCC 6K

Basis Description
Camera Features Effective sensor size: 23.10mm x 12.99mm (Super 35)

Number of pixels: Approx. 8.8 megapixels

Lens mount: Active EF mount

Lens control: Iris, focus and zoom on supported lenses

Dynamic range: 13 Stops

Dual Native ISO: ISO 400 and ISO 3200

Shooting resolutions: 6K, 5.7K, 4K DCI, Ultra HD, and HD

Frame rates: 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94 and 60 fps supported

Built in ND filters: 2‑stop, 4‑stop and 6‑stop IR ND filters

Focus: Accurate and reliable, with touch screen control

Iris control: Iris wheel and touchscreen functionality available

Screen brightness: 1500 Nits

Screen type: 5 inch tilting HDR capacitive touchscreen with 1500 cd/m² brightness

Metadata support: Automatically populated lens data from electronic EF lenses

Timecode clock: Highly accurate timecode clock

Connections Video output: 1 x HDMI up to 1080p60

Video input: (Not disclosed)

Audio input: 2 x mini XLR analog and 1 x 3.5mm Stereo Input

Audio output: 1 x 3.5mm headphone jack

Others: USB Type-C for external drive recording

Codec RAW Constant Bitrate and ProRes 422 HQ QuickTime
Storage Features Storage type: 1 x CFast 2.0, 1 x SD UHS-II card, and 1 x high speed USB-C expansion

Storage formats: Blackmagic RAW and ProRes with custom 3D LUT

Recording/Playback Time 45 minutes of 6K24 recording to a CFast 2.0
Miscellaneous Custom dial: Yes
Tally lamp: Yes
Exposure lock: No
Power consumption: 12V-20V
Battery Life: Approximately 60 minutes

Physical particular

W x H x D: 23.11 x 23.11 x 23.11 cm
Weight: 900 Grams

Environmental Specifications

Operating temperature

0 °C to 40 °C (32°F to 104°F)

Storage temperature

-20 °C to +60 °C (-4°F to 140°F)

Relative humidity

10% to 85% (relative humidity)

What’s Included (stated by company)

  • Camera body
  • Camera strap
  • NP-F570 battery
  • NP-F series battery USB charger
  • Welcome booklet
  • 30W power supply
  • Welcome booklet
Alex Noah

Alex is senior editor of The Next Tech. He studied International Communication Management at the Hague University of Applied Sciences.

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