Chrosziel was exhibiting a prototype of its new Sony FX9 Scorching Swap Battery Adapter with Drop-in Radio Mic Slot at Interbee 2022.
The idea is similar to the ARRI Ambient Energy Slot for AMIRA (V-Mount). Chrosziel’s answer for the Sony FX9 permits you to not solely energy your digital camera through a V-lock battery, however you may also hot-swap batteries with out having the digital camera or linked equipment energy down.
It additionally incorporates a drop-in slot for wi-fi receivers and Chrosziel plans on making adapter variations so that it’ll work with a big selection of wi-fi RX models.
In case you are utilizing a dual-channel wi-fi receiver you’ll be able to output the audio through two mini XLRs to the digital camera’s audio inputs.
The powering answer additionally incorporates a Hirose output in addition to two D-taps. You can even individually flip off the D-tap outputs and the Hirose.
Relying on the battery you might be utilizing and what number of equipment you might be working, the Sony FX9 Scorching Swap Battery Adapter can energy the digital camera and equipment for as much as 45 seconds while you’re altering over batteries. The adapter doesn’t have an in-built battery as such, however as an alternative, it might retailer power from the hooked up battery that it then makes use of to energy your digital camera whilst you change over a battery.
Chrosziel Sony FX9 Scorching Swap Battery Adapter with Drop-in Radio Mic Slot continues to be within the prototype stage, however the firm plans on releasing it early subsequent 12 months. There’s presently no indication about pricing.