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HD2line – High Performance Broadcast LCD Monitors: 8, 4 Single

Advanced Display Technology and Penta`s State of the Art Processor Engine – The True Color Broadcast Monitor – Facing the Future

Advanced Display Technology and Penta`s State of the Art Processor Engine – The True Color Broadcast Monitor – Facing the Future


The Series of HD2line LCD Broadcast Monitors are specifically designed for all applications in the area of professional broadcasting. Suitable for a wide range of reference and mastering applications such as studio production, OB vans, master control, post production, high end editing, telecine and quality control.
All HD2line displays feature DVI-I, VGA and CVBS inputs as standard. A multi-format HD/SD-SDI input supports datarates up to 3GBit/s and is available as an option. The latest addition is a fiber Optic Input module, available also as an option.
The SDI board automatically recognizes the format of the incoming signal and displays it accordingly or in line with the settings for that specific format. The HD-SDI input supports cable lengths of up to 80 m (with certified cables), and even the DVI input can handle high-resolution input signals with a cable length up to 20 meters.

HD2line – The future of HD

All HD2line displays accept 1920 x 1080 HD as input resolution. The majority of the displays even have native HD resolution and fully support 50 Hz and 60 Hz video input signals. Of course you can also display signals with other resolutions. There is a scaling function, that allows scaling in a specific aspect ratio if required, as well as a 1:1 pixel-to-pixel mapping function.

HD2line – Perfect Color Accuracy

True-color reproduction is essential for any broadcast application. The ultimate color space adjustment guarantees repeatable and precise color reproduction compliant to EBU, SMPTE and ITU .709 standards.
By using the built-in remote control interface, a precise spectroradiometer, e.g. Minolta`s CS 2000 / CS 200 and the HD2match software tool on your PC, an automatic matching process adjusts the display to your preset parameters, but of course you can also adjust the settings manually at any time.


Product Highlights – HD2line at a Glance

  • Ultimate Picture Quality
  • Outstanding grayscale and color depth through a 10 Bit Panel Driver
  • Pre-selected grade A1 panels
  • Perfect and repeatable color matching between monitors
  • Precise picture uniformity and stability
  • Multiformat signal support – freedom to operate in whichever format you work
  • Automatic aspect ratio and mode identification
  • 1:1 Pixel Mapping
  • Perfect motion interpolation for interlaced signals
  • Wide range of input formats: analog and digital up to 3GBit/s
  • fiber optic input
  • Dynamic and static IMD / Tally support
  • Safe area and safe title
  • Centralized monitor wall control via ethernet
  • Built-in screen saver to minimize sticking
  • Rugged, durable design
  • No fans - no noise
  • Optional ND glass filter


Technical Specification

Model PD 8.4 Single
Type Multiformat HDTV Multiformat HDTV / SDTV LCD Monitor
Screen Size 8 Bit IPS Tech Type 8,4“
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Native Resolution 1024 X 768 Pixels
Effective Screen Size 170,49 mm (H) x 127,87 mm (V)
Display Colors 16,7 Million
Brightness / max. Brightness 85cd/m² conform to EBU Spec - 400 cd/m² max. Brightness
Contrast Ratio 400:1
Response Time 25 ms (10% Black - 90% White)
Viewing Angle H-170 degrees / V-170 degrees
H Frequency 31.400 kHz - 75.000 kHz
V Frequency 50 Hz / 60 Hz - max.200 Hz
Color Space / Gamma / Motion Adapt.
Color Space Y-Cr-Cb / Y-Pr-Pb BT.709 / Y-Pb-Pr SMPTE 240M / User
SDTV ITU-R BT.601 / PAL, NTSC, Secam, 480i, 576i, 480p, 576p
HDTV ITU-R BT.709 / 720p, 1035i, 1080i, 1080p
Gamma Correction 10 Bit Gamma Correction 2.2 / 2.35 conform to EBU Spec
Color Temperature 3200 / 6500 / 9300
Scaling native / 4:3 / 16:9 / 16:10 / Cine1 - 1.85 / Cine 2 - 2.35 / User
Motion Adaption 5-line super adaptive 2D comb filters
Dithering 10(30)-Bit Color Resolution
Input / Output Terminals
Video 1 Composite Video / BNC / 1Vp-p - 75Ohm
DVI-D DVI-I / DVI-I Connector DDC2B
VGA RGB / Y-Pr-Pb / 15pin Sub-D 7 0,7Vp-p - 75Ohm
HD/SD SDI 1 - (optional) SMPTE 292M / ITU-R-BT-656 / SMPTE 295M / BNC / 1Vp-p - 75Ohm
HD/SD SDI 2 - (optional) Digital Signal Input / BNC / 1Vp-p - 75Ohm
3GB/HD/SD SDI 1 - (optional) SMPTE 424M (3GBit/s) SMPTE 292M / ITU-R-BT-656 / SMPTE 295M
fiber Optic Module - (optional) 1270-1610nm, Female LC- -21dB--1dB
External Control
Ethernet Network Remote Control, Color Alignment, dyn. UMD and Tally / RJ 45 8pin
RS 232 Remote Control / 9pin Sub-D
GPI Static UMD and Tally, Function Key / 15pin-Sub-D
Operating Temperature 5°C-55°C
Power Requirement AC 100 - 240 Volt -50/60 Hz
Power Consumption 30 Watt
Dimensions WxHxD 170,00 mm x 219,00 mm x 64,00 mm
Weight (excluding ND Filter) 1.5kg
Weight (including ND Filter) n.A.
Mounting Vesa 100
Color RAL 9005 Black


Perfect Color Accuracy

Perfect Colour Accuracy


True color reproduction is essential for broadcast applications. HD2match – the Color Calibration and Remote Control Software is the ultimate tool for automatic color space adjustment and guarantees repeatable and precise color reproduction compliant to EBU, SMPTE and ITU. 709 Standards.

Centralized Monitor Wall Control

Built into DCS (Display Control Suite) is also a Centralized Monitor Wall Control. Intuitive and user friendly software is provided for real time or offline monitor wall configuration.
The remote control software gives access to all parameters on individual monitors as well as pre-defined groups of monitors in a larger system or OB van. A complex monitor wall can easily be created by dragging and dropping monitors into your layout. DCS gives a perfect overview of the settings of each monitor.

External Control

HD2line Broadcast LCD monitors integrate easily with existing Tally systems and controllers. Dynamic and Static IMD / Tally support is provided via Ethernet network or up to 6 GPI contact closures. GPIs are individually configurable.

High Quality Factory Measurement Procedure

High Quality Factory Measurement Procedure


HD2line Broadcast Displays are designed for professionals. To ensure the high quality standard, each display undergoes an intensive quality control process before delivery. For specifying and assessing the performance it

  • Luminance Uniformity
  • Color Space Gamma Calibration
  • Response Time
  • Viewing Angle
  • Latency

The specifications and tolerances for the primaries are defined in individual test reports.
Please ask for a detailed Whitepaper of the different Models.

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