A Video Comparing the Blackmagic Ursa Mini 4.6K with the Arri Alexa

Blackmagic is not a perfect company, but their products, when they finally do ship, are impressive and a great value. The Ursa Mini 4.6K is a great example of that as you can see below. Our verdict: It’s not an Alexa but it gets closer to an Alexa than we ever expected for a fraction of the price.

ARRI Announces the ALEXA MINI

ARRI has surprised the cinema world with their 2.3kg ALEXA MINI that they have released to fill the need for a smaller, lighter video camera than their standard 5kg camera. The ALEXA MINI does shoot 4K (UHD).

Price has not been confirmed but the one price that we’ve had reported to us a few times is $44,999 US.

Read more on ARRI’s own page about the ALEXA MINI.

See these two videos relating to the ALEXA MINI: