Bon 18.5" 12-Bit Monitor with 3G SDI Input and HD Recording

Bon 18.5" 12-Bit Monitor with 3G SDI Input and HD Recording
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Bon BXM-183R3G Overview

The 18.5” 12-Bit Monitor with 3G SDI Input and HD Recording from BON is a high-end broadcast monitor with a 12-bit video processor and multiple advanced features like reference image overlay, HDMI-to-SDI converter, and Auto Recording (GPIO, Time Code).

The reference image overlay feature allows you to save still frames to mix with live video using a transparency slider. The overlay image enables directors to check if the current on-set position and angle of camera is as same as the stored position and angle. BON's embedded HDMI-to-SDI converter preserves the HDMI's original resolution in its SDI output stream. Shooters can watch their video on an external monitor without blur. Auto Recording (GPIO,Time Code) allows recording to start automatically when the time code is being generated through an SDI camera.

  • 12-bit signal processor
  • Thumbnail file list
  • Focus assistance
  • False color 
  • Waveform
  • Vectorscope display 
  • Closed caption (CEA-608/708) 
  • Gen-lock (video synchronization) 
  • Time Code 
  • 8-16 Channel audio level meter 
  • Exposure range check 
  • UMD/IMD Mode (supports TSL 4.0) 
  • AFD & V-CHIP (SDI only) 
  • Various markers 
  • H/V delay 
  • Pixel-to-Pixel view 
  • Zero/Under/Over Scan 
  • Fast motion mode 
  • Freeze frame 
  • Blending, PaP, PiP 
  • R/G/B/W internal patterns

Bon BXM-183R3G Specs

Display18.5" (46.9 cm)
Resolution1366 x 768
Pixel Pitch0.1 x 0.3 mm
Viewing Angle (H/V)178/178
Luminance250 cd/m²
Back LightLED
Display Area (H x V)16 x 9.0" (41 x 23 cm)
Input2 x BNC, HD/SD-SDI, 3G / 1.485G / 270M
3 x BNC, Analog (YPbPr / CVBS / S-Video / RGB)
1 x HDMI, (with HDCP v.1.1), 19pin Female
1 x DVI, 24-pin, Female
1 x BNC, External Sync, Black Burst & Tri-sync, 1.0 Vp-p
Outputs2 x BNC, SDI-1/2 Active Loop Output
3 x BNC, Analog (YPbPr / CVBS / S-Video / RGB)
1 x BNC, HDMI-to-SDI Conversion Out
1 x BNC, for external synchronization
Maximum Analog Input LevelComposite: 1.0 Vp-p (with sync), NTSC/PAL
YC (S-Video): Y: 1.0 Vp-p, C: 0.286 Vp-p
Component (Y/Pb/Pr): Y: 1.0 Vp-p, Pb: 0.7 Vp-p, Pr: 0.7 Vp-p
Component (R/G/B): G: 1.0 Vp-p (with Sync), B: 0.7 Vp-p, R: 0.7 Vp-p
PC-RGB, Sync Level: R, G, B: 0.7 Vp-p, H/V Sync: 4 V ± 1 Vp-p
Signal FormatSMPTE 425M AB: Level A MS1, MS2, MS3, MS4
Level B MS1, MS2, MS3, MS4

SMPTE 372M: Dual HD-SDI YCbCr (4:2:2), 1080p
Dual HD-SDI YCbCr/RGB (4:4:4), 1080i, 1080p, 720p

SMPTE 274M/292M: 1080i (60/59.94/50)
1080p (30/29.97/25/24/24sF/23.98/23.98sF)

SMPTE 296M: 720p (60/59.94/50)
SMPTE 260M: 1035i (60/59.94)
SMPTE 125M/259M: 480i (60/59.94), 576i (50)
2K, SMPTE 428M: 2048 x 1080p (24/24sF/23.98/23.98sF)
ITU R-BT.656: 576i (50)
HDMI: 1080p (60)
DVI: 1080p (60)
Audio Input/Output1 x Line in stereo
2 x Phone jack out (1 x Line out stereo, 1 x H/P out front stereo)
2 x Speaker out (2 W + 2 W, stereo)
Recording and PlaybackRecordable Input: SDI, HDMI, CVBS
Codec: H.264 (video), AAC (audio)
Video Bit Rate: 4 Mbps
Internal Memory: 4 GB
External Memory: 32 GB maximum (class 4 or higher SDHC Card)
Max Record Size: 2 GB per file (about one hour)
Recording Format: 1280 x 720p (30, 25)
File Format: Mov
Play Mode: Play, Reverse Play, 2x/4x/8x FF/REW, 1/2x/1/4x/1/8x Slow, 1x/2x/4x/8x Frame_FF/REW
Ports1 x Ethernet (Control/Update, GPI-7 port, RJ-45P jack)
1 x GPIO (GPI-7 port, RJ-45P jack)
2 x Serial (RS-422, RJ-11P jack)
1 x USB (for firmware update)
Power Requirements12/24 VDC / 100 to 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (max)40 W
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Operating Humidity20 to 80% RH
Dimensions(wxhxd)Main Body: 17 x 12 x 2.6" (43 x 30 x 6.6 cm)
With Stand: 19 x 13 x 5.5" (48 x 33 x 13 cm)
Weight14 lb (6.5 kg)
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