Cache Media has announced the availability of a new 7" monitor with a native HD screen from Marshall Electronics. The V-LCD71MD is a 7" Camera-Top Monitor with Modular Input/Output offering a high brightness 700-nit, full resolution 1920 x 1080 LCD panel. The user can add modules at anytime in the field and is able to determine the required I/O combinations.
Cache Media managing director Stuart Cameron explained: "These have just arrived and, as far as I know, this is the only native resolution 7" camera monitor available today in the UK. It has the same user interface, and features such as Peaking filter and false colours, as the much acclaimed and highly successful V-LCD70 MD series which continues alongside the new model.”
The V-LCD71MD-3G includes the base unit with a preinstalled MD-3GE module providing a 3G/HD/SD-SDI input with loop-through. The base model, known as the V-LCD71 MD comes with HDMI input and pass through and the The V-LCD71MD-O** comes with a preinstalled MDO-3G module providing a 3G-SDI output converted from the HDMI input.
Building on the features that made the MD series famous, these models add even more user friendly features:
Backlit panel and standard features including; a wide variety of formats and markers, 4 user-config Icon driven Menu System, Waveform Display with dual Audio Bars, Front Panel Headphone output, Variable Pixel-to-Pixel function plus Marshall's PEAKING Filter now in four colours for easier focus assist.
The monitor offers durable front panel function buttons, RGB Check Field / Field Detect, RGB gain and bias control, polycarbonate screen protection. New features include multiple DSLR presets, six User Presets, Adjustable IRE Clip Guide, and Backlight control just to name a few.
All of these new MD series monitors come equipped with an HDCP compliant HDMI input with pass-through, a selection of 10 available battery adapters and a choice of one Input or Output module.
** MD-O module does not support 480p