AV8 Media to open RED Digital Cinema Service Facility in Singapore

(May 2nd 2018, Singapore) – AV8 Media is excited to announce the opening of the first RED authorized service center in Southeast Asia. AV8 Media, a RED authorized dealer will be able to service and maintain DSMC and DSMC2 RED camera products.  AV8’s service center, centrally located at Waterloo Street in Singapore, will offer support for the full range of RED cameras and accessories. The center will function as a camera service facility servicing all DSMC and DSMC2 camera models, including WEAPON 8K S35, EPIC-W, SCARLET-W, and EPIC DRAGON cameras. Plans are to provide camera maintenance, software upgrades, warranty and non-warranty repairs, as well as training and support for all camera products and camera accessories.

“Southeast Asia continues to be a very important market for RED. By supporting this service center, RED reaffirms its commitment to provide timely and professional service to our regional customers,“ said Lee Lim, Managing Director, APAC at RED Digital Cinema.

“We’re very pleased that many camera maintenance and service procedures can now be performed locally by RED trained technicians without the need to ship the equipment abroad. This will keep costs down and provide faster turnaround times for RED users in Singapore and the region,” said Himanshu Shah, Managing Director of AV8 Media.
Please contact service@av8.com.sg for the latest information.

About AV8 Media -- www.av8.com.sg

AV8 Media was founded in 1999 and is a system integrator, reseller and training provider for all aspects of content creation. AV8 has always had a strong focus on emerging video technologies starting from the early days of desktop video. AV8 has supported the media industry in understanding and implementing various media technologies from HD to 4K to Stereoscopic 3D and now 8K, HDR and VR.
AV8 Media has been an authorized dealer for RED Digital Cinema in Singapore and Malaysia since 2015 and also carries a wide range of RED approved third party accessories. Starting from 2014, AV8 Media has also run many well attended sessions of REDucation®  RED’s official training program.

About RED DIGITAL CINEMA -- www.red.com

RED Digital Cinema is a leading manufacturer of professional digital cameras and accessories. In 2006, RED began a revolution with the 4K RED ONE digital cinema camera. By 2008, RED released the DSMC (Digital Stills and Motion Camera) system that allowed the same camera to be used on features like "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2” and “The Hobbit” trilogy, television series such as "Stranger Things" and “Godless”, and magazine covers like "Vogue" and "Harper's Bazaar”. The cameras of RED’s DSMC2 line — RED RAVEN, SCARLET-W, RED EPIC-W and WEAPON — combine compact and lightweight design, superior image quality, incredible dynamic range, modularity and cutting-edge performance. The WEAPON camera offers interchangeability across RED's entire line of sensors including its cinematic full frame MONSTRO 8K.