HD2line PRO – High Performance Broadcast LCD Monitors
HD2line PRO represents the newest generation Broadcast LCD Monitors from Penta, utilizing state-of-the-art video/audio processing hardware combined with the most precise LC Display Technology available today.
The HD2line PRO Series is based on Penta`s exclusive high-precision 16 Bit Display engine, and 10 Bit full HD Panels. In designing these monitors, the priority was to achieve the full performance and capabilities required by Broadcast Professionals. There is no compromise in core features like colour accuracy, resolution, precise imaging and picture quality.
The HD2line PRO Series of LCD Broadcast Monitors are ideally suited for critical high-end video- and graphic applications - wherever the brilliance and sharpness of high resolution images are required.
Flexible Input / Output Configuration
The HD2line PRO series Monitors uses a modular slot design. Inputs and Outputs can be configured according to individual needs. Three board slots are available. Optional Input / Output boards can be installed in any board slot, and in almost any combination, allowing easier configuration. Optional
Boards are automatic recognised by the system without the need to reconfigure the unit. All HD2 line PRO displays feature DVI-I, VGA and CVBS inputs as standard.
A multi-format HD/SD-SDI with Fibre Optic Input supports data rates up to 3Gb/sec, available as an option, and accepts SD-SDI, HD-SDI, Dual-Link HD-SDI, and 3G-SDI inputs. Accepted signal formats include: 525-60i, 625-50i, 525/60p, 625/50p, 720/50p and 720/60P, 10-bit/12-bit RGB 4:4:4, 1080/24PsF, 1080/24p, 1080/25PsF, 1080/25p, 1080/50i, 1080/30PsF, 1080/30P and 1080/60i, 10-bit 4:2:2 1080/50p and 1080/60p.
Multiple analogue and digital Audio Input and Output modules fulfil the range of available options, including discrete analogue or digital Inputs and de-embedded Audio outputs.
HD2line PRO – Perfect Color Accuracy
True-color reproduction is essential for any broadcast application. The exclusive color management system of the HD2line PRO Series uses a unique 1-D and 3-D LUT to reproduceprecise colour gamuts to conform to SMPTE and ITU standards. The ultimate color space adjustment guarantees repeatable and precise colour reproduction.
By using the built-in remote control interface, a precise Radio Spectrometer, e.g. Minolta`s CS 2000 / CS 200 and the HD2-match software tool on your PC, an automatic matching process adjusts the display to your preset parameters, but of course you also can adjust the settings manually at any time. Each HD2line PRO Display leaves the factory precisely calibrated.
Centralised Monitorwall Control
Built into DCS (Display Control Suite) is also a Centralised 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 monitorwall can easily be created by drag and drop monitors into your layout. DCS gives a perfect overview of the settings of each monitor.
HD2line PRO 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 individual configurable.
Product Highlights – HD2line Pro at a Glance
- Ultimate Picture Quality
- Outstanding gray scale and colour depth through a 16 Bit Panel Driver
- Number of colors displayed: 1.07 billion colors (RGB - 10bits each)
- Pre-selected grade A1 10 Bit panels
- Perfect and repeatable colour matching between Monitors
- Multiple Color Gamuts
- Precise picture uniformity and stability
- Multi-format 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
- Frame rate conversion with full support for genlock and frame-lock operation
- Wide range of input formats: analogue and digital up to 3GBit/sec
- Fibre optic input
- Split-screen display
- Timecode (VITC) display
- NTP Timer IP 6 Network protocol
- WSS Indicator
- Closed Caption Decoding (608/708)
- Dolby Indicator
- 16 Channel Audio Level Meter
- Selectable Color Temperature 3200K, 5400K, 6504K, 9300K
- Color Components all, Red-Green-Blue only, Monochrome
- Dynamic and static IMD / Tally support
- Safe area and safe title
- DCS Remote control Software
- Centralised monitor wall control via Ethernet
- Remote control Panel, Ethernet-based
- Programmable GPI control
- Built in screensaver to minimise sticking
- Rugged, durable design
- No fans - no noise
- Optional ND glass filter
- Multi Language Support
- Built-in Diagnostic and Test signal Generator
|Type Multiformat HDTV
||Multiformat HDTV/SDTV LCD Monitor - 10 bit panel
||55" wide format
||1920 x 1080 Pixels
||680.40 mm (H) x 1209.60 mm (W)
|Brightness / max. Brightness
||85 cd/m² conforms to EBU Spec - 700 cd/m² max. brightness
||10 ms (gray to gray)
||H-178° / V-178°
||31.400 kHz - 75.000 kHz
||50 Hz / 60 Hz - max. 200 Hz
|Color Space / Gamma / Motion Adapt.
|Color Space / Gamma / Motion Adapt.
||YCrCb BT.709 / YCrCb BT.601/ YPbPr / SMPTE240M / RGB / User
||ITU-R BT.601: PAL (576i), NTSC (480i)
||ITU-R BT.709: 720p, 1035i, 1080i, 1080p
||10 bit gamma correction 1.0, 1.5, 2.0, 2.2, 2.35, 2.5 conform to EBU spec.
||3200 K / 5500 K / 6504 K / 9300 K
||Native / 4:3 / 16:9 / Full screen / User
||5-line super adaptive 2D comb filters
|Input / Output Terminals
||Composite Video / BNC / 1 Vss - 75 Ohm
||DVI-I (single link) up to 1920x1200@60Hz including DDC1 EDID support
||RGB / 15pin Sub-D, 0.7 Vss - 75 Ohm
|3G/HD/SD-SDI (optional - up to 4 inputs)
||SMPTE 424M (3 Gb/s) SMPTE 292M / ITU-R BT.656 / SMPTE 295M
|Fiber optic module (optional - up to 4 inputs)
||SMPTE 297M - 1260-1620 nm, LC/PC (female), single mode, -23 dBm sensitivity
||Remote control, color alignment, dyn. IMD and Tally / RJ-45 8pin
||Remote control / 9pin Sub-D (female)
||Static IMD and Tally, function key / 15pin Sub-D (male)
||5 °C - 45 °C
||AC 100 - 240V, 50/60 Hz, 3,2A slow-blow
|Power consumption (± 5% tolerance)
|Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth)
||1299.40 mm x 758.40 mm x 162.50 mm
|Weight excluding ND Filter and Mounting (± 3% tolerance)
|Weight including ND Filter excluding Mounting (± 3% tolerance)
||MIS-F, 200, 200, M6 x 10, C
||RAL 9005 Black
Perfect Color Accuracy
True color reproduction is essential for broadcast applications. HD2 match – the Color Calibration and Remote Control Software is the ultimate tool for automatic color space adjustment and guarantees repeatable and precise colour reproduction compliant to EBU, SMPTE and ITU. 709 Standards.
High Quality Factory Measurement Procedure
HD2line PRO 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 is necessary to look at the following parameters:
- Display Panel Resolution
- Colour Reproduction Accuracy and Consistency
- Viewing Angle
- Response Time
- Signal Processing Performance
- Video Delay
The specifications and tolerances for the pre-selected displays are defined in individual test reports. Please ask for a detailed Whitepaper of the different Models.