Blackmagic Design - SmartView HD






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.

When you need high quality SDI monitoring, SmartView monitors are the perfect solution! SmartView monitors are extremely thin and lightweight, so are perfect for both broadcast and portable use, and automatically switch between SD, HD and 3G-SDI video formats. SmartView HD features a large 17" display.




SDI Video Input: 

  • Automatically switches between SD, HD and 3G-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 Mb/s)



  • 10/100 BaseT with loop through.



  • 9-pin D connector





SDI Compliance:

  • SMPTE 259M
  • SMPTE 292M
  • SMPTE 296M
  • SMPTE 372M
  • SMPTE 424M Level B
  • SMPTE 425M


SDI Color Space:

  • REC 601
  • REC 709


SDI Auto Switching:

  • Automatically selects between SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI.


Video Sampling:

  • 4:2:2
  • 4:4:4


SDI Format Support:

  • 525i59.94 NTSC
  • 625i50 PAL
  • 720p50
  • 720p59.94
  • 720p60
  • 1080p23.98
  • 1080p24
  • 1080p25
  • 1080p29.97
  • 1080p30
  • 1080p50
  • 1080p59.94
  • 1080p60
  • 1080PsF23.98
  • 1080PsF24
  • 1080PsF25
  • 1080PsF29.97
  • 1080PsF30
  • 1080i50
  • 1080i59.94
  • 1080i60


2K Format Support:

  • 2K DCI 23.98p
  • 2K DCI 24p
  • 2K DCI 25p
  • 2K DCI 23.98PsF
  • 2K DCI 24PsF
  • 2K DCI 25PsF


Display Element:

  • TFT Active Matrix LCD


Display Resolution:

  • 1920 x 1080 pixels



  • < 12 ms


Contrast Ratio:

  • Typically 650:1


Color Depth:

  • 262,144 Colors


Display Orientation:

  • Displays can rotate upside down for optimum viewing angle.


Power Supply:

  • 12V universal power supply included with international socket adapters for all countries.


Power Consumption:

  • < 20 Watts


Operational Voltage Range:

  • 12V - 15V



  • 19in x 10.47in x 1.38in



  • 5.07 lbs


Specification Sheet


  • Power Supply
  • SD card with software and manual