Core SWX 3-Stud Plate for RED Komodo


Core SWX has introduced the new CXA-KOMU 3-Stud Plate for the RED Komodo. It joins the CXV-KOMU V-mount plate which has been available for a few months.

The CXA-KOMU is a BP to 3-stud plate direct mount specifically designed for the RED Komodo camera, allowing for the use of 14.4V 3-stud batteries.

The adapter plate maintains access to the DC input for AC power and battery hot-swap.

If you are using a compatible battery that passes SMBUS data, the camera will read battery percentage and runtime, providing accurate remaining battery capacity info.

The adapter plate has three DC ports. A P-Tap, 2-pin Lemo & USB port can be used to power other accessories. The P-Tap & 2-pin Lemo can both provide DC 11.9-17v, unregulated.


  • BP to 3-stud plate direct mount for RED Komodo
  • Input: 11.9vdc-16.8vdc
  • Output for camera: DC 7.4v, Dual Canon BP backing
  • Powertap: DC 11.9-17v, Unregulated
  • 2p Lemo: DC 11.9-17v, Unregulated
  • USB: DC 5v, Unregulated
  • Size: 4.6″ x 3.58″ 1.5″
  • Weight: 0.4 lbs
  • Firmware port: USB Micro
  • LED power indication: Bi-color(red/green)

RED Approved

Both the V-Mount & 3-Stud battery plates have received the RED Approval which requires compatibility testing by the team at RED.

Pricing & Availability

The CXA-KOMU retails for $199 USD and is expected to be available in mid-February.

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