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SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor

BH #SM160527 • MFR #16-0527
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SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor
Key Features
  • 5" 1920 x 1080 Touchscreen Display
  • 3G-SDI and HDMI Inputs & Outputs
  • Bright 3000 cd/m² LCD Panel
  • 10-Bit 4:2:2 DCI-P3 Color Gamut
Add an ultra-bright monitor to your production rig with the SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor, which features a 3000 bright cd/m² display for viewing in just about any indoor or outdoor environment. The 5" 1920 x 1080 touchscreen LCD provides a sharp image and 10-bit 4:2:2 Rec. 709 color processing, ideal for focus pulling and image analysis on set and in the field.
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SmallHD ULTRA 5 Overview

Add an ultra-bright monitor to your production rig with the SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor, which features a 3000 bright cd/m² display for viewing in just about any indoor or outdoor environment. The 5" 1920 x 1080 touchscreen LCD provides a sharp image and 10-bit 4:2:2 Rec. 709 color processing, ideal for focus pulling and image analysis on set and in the field.

The ULTRA 5 features HDMI and 3G-SDI inputs and outputs, and it also features physical buttons for use in conditions that might require gloves. It can also be used to control your camera, features a 5-pin USB port for optional RED camera control, and has an Ethernet port for optional ARRI and Sony VENICE camera control. All the functionality of the monitor is available via PageOS 5, which provides advanced functionality with a simple and efficient graphical user interface.

Features
Daylight-viewable, 5" touchscreen on-camera monitor with 3000 cd/m² brightness
Slim, lightweight design with 10-bit 4:2:2 DCI-P3 color, touchscreen LCD panel
HDMI and 3G-SDI inputs and outputs
Buttons around the monitor allow you to use the monitor in any conditions
The PageOS 5 toolset with EL Zone Exposure Assist, best-in-class waveform, false color, Look-Around Camera Control (sold separately), advanced Teradek RT overlays, and more
Four 1/4"-20 mounting threads on the left, right, bottom, and back of the monitor
Power using a 2-pin power input
Optional RED camera control via the micro-USB port
Optional ARRI/Sony VENICE camera control via the Ethernet port
Durable aluminum chassis
Display Tools
Pixel zoom: 2x and 4x with pinch-zoom
Aspect ratios: Preset and customizable
DSLR scale: Canon 5D Mk II and Canon 7D
Custom scale: Underscan only
Anamorphic de-squeeze: 1.33x, 1.5x, 1.66x, 2.0x
Image flip: Auto and manual
Image rotation: Auto and manual
Cross conversion: HDMI to SDI, SDI to HDMI
Color focus assist: Adjustable style and intensity
Peaking: Adjustable intensity
False color: Spectrum, ARRI-style, and customizable
Zebra: Dual, customizable
Waveform: Luma and RGB, customizable with region-of-interest highlighting
Vectorscope
RGB parade, customizable
Histogram: Luma and RGB
Image capture, with dedicated button and image gallery
Custom LUTs: Load as looks on pages or as system-wide calibration via the settings menu
LUT import: Via SD card or USB storage device
Image overlay: Opacity slider and blink setting
Image capture
Audio meters: Up to eight channels
UPC: 811786033461

SmallHD ULTRA 5 Specs

Key Specs
Display Size
5.0" / 12.7 cm
Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
Yes
HDR Support
No,
Video I/O
1x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1x HDMI (Unspecified Signal) Output
1x BNC (3G-SDI) Input
1x HDMI (Unspecified Signal) Input
Media/Memory Card Slot
No
Video Format
SDI (10-Bit 4:2:2)
1080p: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
1080PsF: 30/29.97/25/24/23.98
1080i: 60/59.94/50
720p: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
480i
576i
HDMI (8/10/12-Bit)
UHD 4K: 30
1080p: 60/59.94/50/30/25/24/23.98
1080PsF: 30/25/24/23.98
1080i: 60/59.94/50
720p: 120/119.88/100/60/59.94/50/30/25/24/23.98
576p: 100/50
480p: 120/119.88/60/59.94
480i: 240/239.76/120/119.88/60/59.94
576i: 200/100/50
Battery Type
No
Mounting
6x 1/4"-20 Female
Display
Panel Type
LCD
Display Size
5.0" / 12.7 cm
Native Resolution
1920 x 1080
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Touchscreen
Yes
Maximum Brightness
3000 nits / cd/m2
Bit Depth / Color Support
10-Bit (1.07 Billion Colors)
HDR Support
No,
Pixels Per Inch (ppi)
443 ppi
Color Gamut
100% DCI-P3
Image Controls
Blue Only, False Color, Focus Peaking, Image Flip, Pixel-to-Pixel Zoom, RGB Parade, Screen Markers, Waveform
Inputs / Outputs
Video I/O
1x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
1x HDMI (Unspecified Signal) Output
1x BNC (3G-SDI) Input
1x HDMI (Unspecified Signal) Input
HDCP Support
Not Specified by Manufacturer
Embedded Audio
HDMI
SDI
Audio I/O
1x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Headphone Output
Built-In Speaker
No
Power I/O
1x LEMO 0B 2-Pin (2.1 A / 34 VDC) Input
Other I/O
1x LEMO 5-Pin Output
1x RJ45 Output
Media/Memory Card Slot
No
Wi-Fi
No
Bluetooth
No
Mobile App Compatible
No
Format Support
Video Format
SDI (10-Bit 4:2:2)
1080p: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
1080PsF: 30/29.97/25/24/23.98
1080i: 60/59.94/50
720p: 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98
480i
576i
HDMI (8/10/12-Bit)
UHD 4K: 30
1080p: 60/59.94/50/30/25/24/23.98
1080PsF: 30/25/24/23.98
1080i: 60/59.94/50
720p: 120/119.88/100/60/59.94/50/30/25/24/23.98
576p: 100/50
480p: 120/119.88/60/59.94
480i: 240/239.76/120/119.88/60/59.94
576i: 200/100/50
Power
Input Power
10 to 34 VDC at 2.1 A
Battery Type
No
Mounting
Mounting
6x 1/4"-20 Female
Environmental
Certifications
CE, FCC, IC, RoHS
General
Material of Construction
Aluminum
Dimensions
5.9 x 3.4 x 1.3" / 150 x 86 x 34 mm
Weight
1.1 lb / 504 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.985 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
9.5 x 7 x 2.5"

SmallHD ULTRA 5 Reviews

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Is this monitor Small HD's replacement for the ...

Is this monitor Small HD's replacement for the 503?
Asked by: Kevin
The SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor has several improvements over the 503. It is brighter and has connections to control RED or Arri cameras.
Answered by: Dennis L
Date published: 2023-02-16

Is there a cage and sun hood kit for this ...

Is there a cage and sun hood kit for this monitor?
Asked by: Chris
The SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor (B&H# SM160527) does not come with a sun hood, but one we will be selling is the SmallHD Sun Hood for ULTRA 5 Monitor (B&H# SM171231, https://bhpho.to/3GUJxJh). As for a cage, you could use the CAMVATE Adjustable-Height Monitor Cage Kit with Handgrips for 7-10" Monitor (B&H# CAC2765): https://bhpho.to/3GwYKyK
Answered by: Yoni
Date published: 2023-01-19

Is the Ultra 5 compatible with a Canon C300 mk ...

Is the Ultra 5 compatible with a Canon C300 mk III?
Asked by: David Peter
Yes, the SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor is compatible in getting a video signal from the Canon EOS C300 Mark III Digital Cinema Camera Body (EF Lens Mount).
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2023-01-30

Is the ultra 5 compatible with Red control and ...

Is the ultra 5 compatible with Red control and the red Komodo?
Asked by: Cícero
Yes, The SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor is compatible with DSMC3 and RED Komodo cameras. Please note that there is an optional control kit that would need to be added. Camera Control Kit for RED® RCP2™ (Cine 5, Ultra 5) 18-2015
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2023-11-13

Does it display camera information on Canon C300 ...

Does it display camera information on Canon C300 mk III? Shutter angle, ISO and WB, etc.
Asked by: David Peter
The SmallHD ULTRA 5 will display info as it is set to. Having it show you camera settings is a configuration between the camera and the screen.
Answered by: Jonathan S
Date published: 2023-11-08

What is the protection level of ultra5? Is it ...

What is the protection level of ultra5? Is it IP53, the same as ultra7?
Asked by: 迁涿
SmallHD has not finalized the weather rating of the SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor at this time.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2024-03-13

Does it display camera information on FX6? ...

Does it display camera information on FX6? Shutter angle, ISO and WB, etc.
Asked by: Simon with
The SmallHD ULTRA 5 Bright Touchscreen Monitor can display camera information from the Sony FX6 Full-Frame Cinema Camera (Body Only) when the Info Display within the camera menu is set to on.
Answered by: Richard
Date published: 2023-03-27

Do you have data about the exact size and weight ...

Do you have data about the exact size and weight of the Ultra 5? Cannot find anything in the net.
Asked by: Ray
The exact weight and dimensions of the Ultra 5 (SKU: 16-0527) are as follows: Weight: 504 gm (17.8 oz) Dimensions (H x W x D): 3.39 x 5.91 x 1.36 in / 86.0 x 150.0 x 34.6 mm
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2022-10-24
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