Lab Notes

Record PXL Footage with an Android Smartphone

August 14, 2019

PXL2000 - Wikipedia

The PXL 2000 is a toy video camera that I’ve used to record some dope footage. A friend who runs the PXL film festival, PXL THIS, asked me to write up how I got it to work:

Note that this method has only been tested using a Google Pixel XL (1) and will probably not work with an iPhone/iOS device. You can still find Google Pixels on Amazon here.

Again, not all phones support this and we’ve only tested it with a Google Pixel XL (1), so your mileage may vary.