BlackMagic SmartView HD

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New SmartView HD features an amazing 17" LCD screen that lets you monitor SD, HD and 3Gb/s SDI video in full resolution HD. Just as impressive is its ultra slim, 6RU rack mountable design. Only an inch thick, it’s the perfect size for all your SDI monitoring needs. What's more, SmartView HD can be conveniently adjusted from your computer via Ethernet.
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Features

Features

New SmartView HD features an amazing 17" LCD screen that lets you monitor SD, HD and 3Gb/s SDI video in full resolution HD. Just as impressive is its ultra slim, 6RU rack mountable design. Only an inch thick, it’s the perfect size for all your SDI monitoring needs. What's more, SmartView HD can be conveniently adjusted from your computer via Ethernet.

Features:

  • Supports SD/HD/3 Gbps SDI Formats
  • Resolution -1920 x 1080
  • 3 Gb/s SDI Video Inputs
  • Integrated Tally for Live Broadcast
  • Fully Digital Adjustments
  • Built-in Ethernet
  • Centralized Network Based Control
  • For Multi-monitor Installations
  • Free Firmware Updates
  • 6 RU Compact Design

SmartView is the affordable and compact SDI rack monitoring system perfect for post production, broadcast or live events. SmartView is available in two exciting ultra thin compact rack mount designs that are only an inch thick. SmartView Duo features two beautiful 8" LCD screens and for monitoring of multiple sources and the new SmartView HD with a large 17" LCD screen. Both SmartView models handle all SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI video formats and include built in ethernet so can be remotely adjusted from your Mac or PC. SmartView includes red, green and blue tally indications, perfect for the largest broadcast systems! With SmartView monitoring you can afford to put SDI monitoring everywhere you need it! 

Monitor Everywhere!

Good quality SDI monitoring is expensive and often makes it hard to put monitoring on all the devices in your racks or control rooms because costs add up quickly. SmartView Duo eliminates this problem and includes two large, beautiful 8 inch displays in a compact 3 rack unit size! You get full loop though SDI connections and an ethernet network connection for setup. SmartView Duo includes easy to use software for Mac and Windows, so you can see all the monitors on your network for remote adjustments. That’s perfect when you want to color match all screens in a video wall remotely from your laptop! SmartView Duo even includes tally!

Perfect for Live Production

SmartView is perfectly designed for building a video wall for monitoring all sources into live production switchers, and because it’s so incredibly thin, it’s even perfect for portable setups where you need to save space. Imagine having all your video sources displayed on large 8 inch or 17 inch LCD screens so you can see camera focus and quality! Now you can build full live broadcast presentation monitoring that’s small enough to be fully portable! SmartView is lightweight and thin, so it’s perfect for outside broadcast vans or even installed into portable monitor racks to reduce shipping costs of flyway kits!

Introducing SmartView HD

New SmartView HD features an amazing 17" LCD screen that lets you monitor SD, HD and 3Gb/s SDI video in full resolution HD. Just as impressive is its ultra slim, 6RU rack mountable design. Only an inch thick, it’s the perfect size for all your SDI monitoring needs. What's more, SmartView HD can be conveniently adjusted from your Mac or Windows computer via the built in Ethernet.

Incredible Design

SmartView Duo features two fully independent 8 inch monitors for incredible monitoring. Each monitor includes loop through SDI video, which instantly switches between any SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI source, even 2K video over 3 Gb/s SDI! SmartView Duo includes no mechanical controls so it won’t suffer from damage or settings drift. When matching multiple screens in master control rooms, SmartView Duo includes loop though Ethernet for remote adjustment, even from a laptop computer! If you need to mount SmartView Duo in the extreme top or bottom of an equipment rack, SmartView Duo’s LCDs can be rotated upside down for the optimum viewing angle! SmartView Duo will automatically sense the rotation and flip both onscreen images! SmartView Duo even includes a choice of red, green or blue tally inputs!

Broadcast and Post Production

In a busy facility you can never have enough monitors, and SmartView Duo is perfect when you need monitoring for all your equipment. Install SmartView Duo into your editing desks so you can keep track of decks and other video sources and create an exciting “mission control” environment which will blow your clients’ minds! SmartView Duo is perfect for in-rack monitoring so you always know what’s going on. Now with SmartView Duo, everyone can have that exciting “broadcast experience” of monitoring wherever it’s needed!

Integrated Tally

SmartView Duo includes full tally features so it’s the perfect companion for live broadcasters. Unlike a simple tally light, SmartView Duo includes tally borders that can be independently displayed in red, green or blue. Each screen features an independent tally in the three colors so you can signal to the user more than a simple on air status. Tally is connected via a standard parallel pin connector on the rear of SmartView Duo so you get full compatibility with any switcher or automation system.

International Power Supply

If you’re traveling all over the world, SmartView Duo is perfect because it includes a standard 12 volt power supply with socket adapters for each country. Ideal for live location use where you don’t have engineering support, a standard 12 volt power socket means you can get spare power supplies from any electrical store.

Smart Ethernet Control

There’s nothing more complicated than trying to match all your monitors by climbing all over your equipment and using little screwdrivers! Simply connect your SmartView Duo to your Ethernet network and use the included Mac and Windows software to adjust all your monitors from one central location.

Greater SDI Compatibility

SmartView Duo is designed to be used for broadcast as well as post production so it includes support for more SDI video standards, including SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI formats. SmartView Duo allows firmware updating so it’s easy to upgrade to new SDI video formats when they are invented, and updates are free from the Blackmagic Design web site.

In The Box

In The Box

Specs

Specs

Connections
SDI Video Input Switchable between SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI. Reclocked loop through output.
Multi-Rate Support Auto detection of 2K, HD or standard definition inputs
Updates and Configuration Via USB 2.0 high speed (480 Mbps)
Ethernet 10/100 BaseT with loop through
Tally 9-pin D connector

 

Standard
SDI Format Support 525i59.94, 625i50, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50,
1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080PsF23.98,1080PsF24,
1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30, 1080p23.98,
1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97,1080p30, 1080p50,
1080p59.94, 1080p60, 2048x1080p/23.98,
2048x1080p/24, 2048x1080p/25,2048x1080PsF/23.98,
2048x1080PsF/24, 2048x1080PsF/25,
2048x1556PsF/23.98,
2048x1556PsF/24,2048x1556PsF/25
SDI Compliance SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M and SMPTE 425M
SDI Color Space REC 601, REC 709
Video Sampling 4:2:2 and 4:4:4
Color Precision 6-bit

 

Extras
Software Control Mac OS X and Windows
Settings Control Via USB or Ethernet
Rack Height 6 RU
Display Size 17.3" diagonal
Display Element TFT Active Matrix LCD
Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Response < 12 ms
Contrast Ratio Typically 650:1
Color Depth 262,144 Colors
Display Orientation Displays can rotate upside down for optimum viewing angle
Firmware Upgrade Via included firmware updater software
Power Supply 12 V universal power supply included with international socket adapters for all countries
Power Consumption < 20 Watts
Operational Voltage Range 12 to 15 V

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All products sold by Orms are covered by a minimum of a one year local warranty, reckoned from the date of purchase, to protect you against manufacturing defects.

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   1. If a product is defective / faulty, ORMS will replace the product within a 10 day period deemed from the date of receiving the product.  ORMS will also cover the shipping costs within the borders of South Africa.

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