Due to the success of its daylight viewable monitors, SmallHD introduces its brightest, full-featured 17 reference grade monitor ever made, the 1703-P3X. Double the brightness of other 17 reference monitors, it is at home in full sunlight, and covers 100 percent of the DCI-P3 and Rec 709 color spaces. The 1703-P3X features a 1500:1 contrast ratio and a 179° viewing angle, along with SmallHDs Pagebuilder OS toolset.
This monitor is both bright, extremely color accurate, and offers true reference grade cinema color, explains Wes Philips, SmallHD co-founder. Covering 100% of the DCI-P3 color space, its the perfect monitor for DITs on-set or location and for mastering in post.
Designed to serve the demanding color display requirements of both on-set and post production color grading professionals, the 1703-P3X comes pre-calibrated for DCI-P3 and Rec 709 for both broadcast use and cinema mastering. Covering 100% DCI-P3 with a Delta E average of
The 1703-P3X features one HDMI and two SDI inputs plus one HDMI and two SDI outputs. The fast and intuitive operating system allows ganging of on-screen tools like HD waveform, vectorscope, false color, focus peaking and 2x zebra bars simultaneously. Its Dual View function allows users to monitor two input sources simultaneously with side-by-side viewing.
The new monitors bright display supports any LUT workflow through SmallHDs ColorFlow 3D LUT Engine which enables 3D LUT support, allowing previously created look-up tables to be used on-set. LUTS can be applied via the monitors full-size SD slot. This information can also be pushed downstream to other monitors. A LUT altered on-set with third party software, such as LiveGrade, can be viewed on the monitor and/or downstream monitors, and uploaded to an SD card for reference in post.
The 1703P3X is constructed of rugged milled aluminum to withstand the rigor of production. It features numerous -inch and 3/8-inch threaded mounting points, a VESA mount and RapidRail accessory mounting system. The monitor can easily power wireless accessories like Teradek with built in 12V 2-pin LEMO auxiliary power. It can be powered via 4-pin XLR by optional V-mount and Gold-mount battery packs for wireless operation.
MSRP for the 1703-P3X is $3999. For more information visit local dealers or www.smallhd.com