FREEFLY Ember S5K High-Speed Camera

  • Compact and Lightweight High-Speed S35 Camera
  • Up to 5K at 600 fps, 4K at 800 fps Video
  • Captures Video in 10-Bit ProRes Format
  • Included kippertie PL Mount
  • Global Shutter, Wi-Fi Control via iOS
  • 4TB Internal NVMe SSD
  • HDMI output (1080p)


Capture high-resolution, high-speed 5K drone video with the FREEFLY Ember S5K Camera. This compact S35 camera is designed for continuous high-speed recording.

The Gpixel S35 sensor captures up to 5K resolution at 600 fps or up to 4K800 to capture clear high-speed, slow-motion video. It features a kippertie PL mount and it has a global shutter.

The camera captures 10-bit ProRes format video onto the internal 4TB NVMe SSD, which can capture up to 36 minutes of video in 5K600 mode and up to 45 minutes of video in 4K800 mode.

You can control the camera via Wi-Fi via an iOS app workflow, and there is also a 6-pin GPIO port to remotely control start/stop/sync functions. The HDMI output allows you to preview your image using a 1080p monitor.

In the Case

  • FREEFLY Ember S5K Camera Body
  • kippertie PL Mount
  • kippertie Lens Cap
  • Top Nato Rail
  • Top Handle
  • Side Nato Rail
  • V-Mount Battery Bracket
  • 2x D-TAP Power Cable
Lens Mount kippertie PL Mount
Sensor Resolution Effective: 21 Megapixel (5120 x 4096)
Image Sensor Size-Unspecified CMOS
Pixel Pitch 4.5 µm
Image Stabilization None
Built-In ND Filter None
Capture Type Video Only
Exposure Control
Shutter Type Electronic Global Shutter
ISO Sensitivity Video
Video Capture
Internal Recording Modes ProRes 10-Bit
5120 x 4096 up to 600 fps
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) up to 800 fps
Fast-/Slow-Motion Support Yes
IP Streaming None
Media/Memory Card Slot None
Internal Memory 4 TB
Video I/O 1 xUSB-C Input/Output
1 xHDMI Output
Power I/O 1 x Molex 4-Pin Input
Other I/O 1 x6-Pin (GPI) Control Input/Output
Wireless Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) Video Output, Control
Mobile App Compatible Yes: iOS Only
*As of January, 2023: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
Global Positioning (GPS, GLONASS, etc.) None
Operating Temperature 0 to 40°C (32 to 104°F )
Power Consumption 20 W
Accessory Mount 2 x1/4″-20 Female on Camera Body
24 x M3 on Camera Body
Dimensions (W x H x D) 104 x 100 x 86 mm (4.1 x 3.9 x 3.4″)
Weight 820 g (1.8 lb) Body Only