The Codex S Plus Recorder CDX-3601 is a solid working solution to shoot Canon Raw and Arri Raw up to 120fps. Therefore, it is compatible with Canon C500 and with Arri Alexa. It is also possible to use it to record 4:4:4:4 S-Log in conjunction with an upgraded Sony CineAlta F3 camera.
The Arri Alexa out of the box is a great HD camera that records on media cards named Sony SXS (32GB or 64GB). However, if you are interested into make a theatrical release, you should definitely go for the Arri Raw Recorder Codex M.
The bolt-on AXS-R5 recorder works with the PMW-F55, PMW-F5 and FS-700 cameras to record the highest quality 16-bit RAW 2K/4K images. The recorder works with sleek, optional AXSM™ memory cards, which are compatible with an affordable optional USB 3.0 reader, the AXS-CR1.Once on a PC, the RAW files can be screened using Sony’s free RAW Viewer software. AXSM memory provides a super fast, affordable format for sensational quality recordings.
The HXR-IFR5 enables the NEX-FS700U/K 2K & 4K RAW files to take advantage of the trail blazed by the RAW workflow of Sony’s PMW-F55/F5 CineAlta cameras. The RAW files created by the NEX-FS700U/K (FS700RAW Files) are sent to the HXR-IFR5 interface unit which docks to the AXS-R5 RAW recorder The AXS-R5 recorder is part of the AXSM Access Memory System, which also includes the AXS-512S24 memory card and an affordable USB 3.0 reader, the AXS-CR1. Once on a fast HDD, FS700RAW files can be screened and converted using Sony’s free RAW Viewer software.
This external recorder from Sound Device comes together with a useful magnetic sun hood. It is a great partner for the Sony FS-700 camcorder or for any other camera/Dslr that you might want to connect in order to have: