Tentacle Sync Tentacle

  • Super small and lightweight timecode device
  • Frame rate and TC output level setup via software-app
  • Switchable mic/line output + build-in microphone
  • Generates all SMPTE timecode rates
  • Uses LTC timecode according to SMPTE-12M standard
  • Inaccuracy less than 1 frame in 24 hours
  • Can act as master clock or jam-sync
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium polymer battery


The Tentacle Sync Tentacle is a basically timecode generator – completely stripped-down to what you really need: It is an accurate, small, lightweight, smart and easy to use device. The versatile timecode output of Tentacle will allow you to connect Tentacles to nearly every kind of camera or recorder. From a DSLR to an ARRI Alexa, Tentacle works with them. Once connected, you can leave your Tentacle on your equipment for the whole day because Tentacles stay frame-accurate for 24 hours and the built-in battery lasts for up to 40 hours.Please ask us for your perfect timecode and output setting and don’t forget to book your suitable Tentacle cables of our complete cable assortment.

In the Case
  • Tentacle
  • 3.5mm TRS to TRS cable
  • Micro USB cable
  • USB AC adapter
  • Sticky velcro
  • Quick start guide
  • Original bag
  • Switchable mic/line output + built-in microphone for reference sound
  • LTC timecode according to SMPTE-12M, frame rates: 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 29.97DF and 30 FPS
  • High precision TCXO: Inaccuracy less than 1 frame per 24 hours
  • Temperature range: -30°C to +85°C
  • Can act as master clock (Green Mode) or jam-sync to any external timecode source (Red Mode)
  • Automatically detects and takes over incoming frame rate on jam-sync (planned feature) Built-in rechargeable lithium polymer battery
  • Operating time up to 40 hrs
  • Fast charging via USB (1.5 hrs)
  • More than 3 years of battery life (depends on usage)
  • Integrated hook surface on back for easy mounting
  • Size: 34mm x 50mm x 16mm
  • Weight: 30g