HELIUM 8K S35 Sensor Upgrade Follow

RED offers the HELIUM 8K® S35 Sensor Upgrade for WEAPON® Forged and Woven CF 6K BRAINs. The HELIUM 8K S35 increases the shooting potential of your WEAPON BRAIN and enables you to shoot motion and stills in 8K 2.4:1 at up to 75 frames per second (fps), or 8K Full Format at 60 fps.



Owners of the WEAPON® Forged CF 6K BRAIN and WEAPON® Woven CF 6K BRAIN are eligible to upgrade their camera sensor to HELIUM 8K S35. You are eligible for this upgrade if you purchased the camera directly from RED, completed the Transfer of Ownership process, or submitted a Camera Registration Form.


Upgrade Sales Tax

If you take delivery of your upgraded camera in California, Florida, New York, or Washington, then applicable sales tax is applied. You will be charged sales tax on the full retail price of the sensor upgrade.

If you take delivery of your upgraded camera in the European Union, Value Added Tax (VAT) may be applied where applicable.


Shipping Costs

You are responsible for shipping your WEAPON camera BRAIN to RED.

RED recommends that you use a traceable and insurable carrier when shipping to RED.

RED will cover the return shipping back to you after the upgrade is completed. 


Shipping Locations

Once you have been issued a service order number, you can send your camera to any of the worldwide RED facilities.

NOTE: The upgrade is performed exclusively at RED Headquarters in Irvine, CA. If you send your camera to other RED facilities, that will add to the anticipated turnaround time.

Location Name Location Upgrade Drop-Off
RED Headquarters Irvine, CA ✔︎ ✔︎
RED Store Hollywood Los Angeles, CA X ✔︎
RED New York New York, NY X ✔︎
RED Miami Miami, FL X ✔︎
RED Europe Ltd. Bucks, England X ✔︎
RED China Beijing, China X ✔︎ 


Turnaround Time

The estimated turnaround time is 7 to 10 business days. 

NOTE: The turnaround time does not include the transit time to and from the drop-off RED facilities.

NOTE: Any other offered or requested service options are processed separately and add to the anticipated turnaround time. 


Request the Upgrade

To request the HELIUM 8K S35 Sensor Upgrade, please place an order here: WEAPON® Forged CF 6K BRAIN or WEAPON® Woven CF 6K BRAIN.

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