Lightweight and slim Full HD (1920 x 1080) LMD-A Series monitor with an excellent cost-performance ratio
The LMD-A170 v3.0 17-inch LMD-A Series LCD monitor offers Full HD resolution, along with a lightweight and compact design. There is more than a 12% to 22% reduction in mass, 30% reduction in depth, and more than 25% reduction in power consumption, compared to Sony’s previous models. The LMD-A Series offers the same user-interface design, convenient features, functions and operability as PVM-A Series OLED picture monitors. This consistency between the PVM-A and LMD-A Series brings great user benefits when both types of monitor are used in the same network. Furthermore, LMD-A Series monitors provide versatility for a wide range of user applications both in the studio and in the field. These include DC operation, Wall mount and yoke-mount holes, and an optional protection kit (BKM-PL17). In addition, the latest camera-linkage functions, such as camera and lens metadata display and a Picture and Picture function, provide the convenience of working efficiency both in the field and in the post process.
Version 3.0 of the LMD-A170 expands and enhances the monitor’s ability to support 4K production, shopping channels, field and graphics applications.
Sony continuously improves the LMD-A Series - with version 3.0 firmware, the LMD-A170 now achieves HDR capability and is able to answer the highest demands of HDR production.
Stylish lightweight and slim body with industry’s widest viewing angle
Robust and stylish sharp edges chassis. Perfect for group monitoring. More than a 12% to 22% reduction in mass, 30% reduction in depth, and more than 25% reduction in power consumption, compared to Sony’s previous models. It provides cost savings for transportation and power consumption. It also saves space and weight in digital galleries.
HDR production features
The LMD-A170 v3.0 is a cost-effective yet highly capable entry solution for HD HDR and 4K HDR production. The monitor is one of the first HD picture monitors to support EOTF of S-Log3(Live HDR) which allows for seamless integration into Sony HDR Live production workflow. While also supporting ITU-R BT.2100(HLG), LMD-A170 v3.0 will also easily integrate with Sony camcorders to enable Instant HDR workflow.
SMPTE ST2084, S-Log3, S-Log2 and 2.4(HDR) are also supported for a variety of video productions.
4K production features
The LMD-A170 fulfils the demand for an affordable HD monitor in a 4K system. The unit supports the ITU-R BT.2020 colour space and accepts one of Quad-link 2SI 3G-SDI signals. To fully utilise its wide colour gamut, the monitor offers DCI-P3 and S-GAMUT/S-GAMUT3/S-GAMUT3.cine settings, with proper EOTFs such as 2.6 gamma, S-Log3 and S-Log2.
Shopping channels feature
Shopping channels require a unique screen layout to instantly differentiate between a product and its commercial data. The monitor allows you to set two flexible area markers anywhere on the screen.
Enhanced field application features
The monitor is ideal for field applications, with sync-free side-by-side, false colour and audio muting functions. You can monitor two pictures without synchronisation. False colour allows you to check the exposure level of a camera at a glance from a distance. Audio muting helps you start to shooting quickly.
Graphics applications features
The monitor accepts a computer signal though HDMI. To fully utilise its wide colour gamut, the monitor also offers Adobe RGB and sRGB settings in colour space, and D50 preset in colour temperature.
Latest camera-linkage functions
Includes camera and lens metadata display* and a Picture and Picture function with side by side, wipe, blending, difference and auto input switching. Ideal for OnSet and live production monitoring.
*Lens metadata is supported by F65, PMW-F55, PMW-F5, PXW-FS7M2 and PXW-FS7 as well as equipment capable of SMPTE RDD18.
User presets and password protection
Secure your monitor settings for greater peace of mind. Five user presets are available. One colour temperature memory USER1 can also be password protected.
2K format display and Dual-Link HD-SDI mode
This feature offers a cost effective 2K monitoring solution, ideal for OnSet digital cinematography. In addition, a Dual-link HD-SDI input is available.
Multiple monitors firmware upgrade utility
Save you time to upgrade simultaneously your monitors through your network.