FM-17 17.3-inch Film Production Monitor

FM-17 17.3-inch Film Production Monitor
Item# FM-17
Availability: Usually ships the next business day

Product Description

The FM-17 monitor adopts a 17.3 inch LCD panel with LED backlight, 300nits brightness. The native resolution is Full HD 1920×1080, contrast 800:1, and viewing angle is Horizontal: 178° / Vertical: 178°

Key Features:

  • 17.3” 1920×1080 non-glaring LCD
  • 8-bit LCD, 12-bit internal process
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI input & output
  • Build-in multi-camera logs to Rec.709
  • DIT user 3DLUT cube upload by USB
  • Waveform / Vector scope / Histogram
  • 16-ch embedded audio meters
  • Peaking focus assist with precision adjustment
  • Exposure assist / Zebra / Blue only
  • Anamorphic de-squeeze / Multiple markers
  • USB firmware upgrade
  • V-mount or 4-pin XLR or AC input
  • Light weight, C-stand mountable (optional)


LCD Performance
Size 17.3 inches
Display area 381.89×214.81mm
Resolution 1920×1080
Aspect ratio 16:9
Brightness 300cd/m2
Contrast 700:1
Color 16.77 million colors
Viewing Angle Horizontal: 178°Vertical: 178°
BNC ×2 3G/HD/SD-SDI input
BNC ×1 CVBS input
HDMI ×1 HDMI 1.3 input
3.5mm x1 Analog audio input
USB ×1 User LUTs upload and Firmware upgrade
RS485 ×1 TSL 3.1/4.0 input
BNC ×1 3G/HD/SD-SDI loop output
RS485 ×1 TSL 3.1/4.0 output
3.5mm ×1 SDI, HDMI embedded audio and analog output
Video Format
SDI SMPTE-260M 1035i (60 / 59.94)
SMPTE-425M 1080p (60/59.94/50)
SMPTE-274M 1080i (60/59.94/50)
1080p (30/29.97/25/24/23.98)
SMPTE-RP211 1080psf (30/29.97/25/24/23.98)
SMPTE-296M 720p (60/59.94/50)
SMPTE-125M 480i (59.94)
ITU-R BT.656 576i (50)
HDMI 480i/ 576i / 480p / 576p
1080i (60 / 59.94 / 50)
720p (60 / 59.94 / 50)
1080p (60 / 59.94 / 50 / 30 / 29.97 / 25 / 24 / 23.98)
Input voltage DC / battery 11V-17V 3A, AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption 14W
Working temperature 0°C~+50°C
Working humidity 10%~90%
Storage temperature -15°C~+60°C
Storage humidity 10%~90%
Dimensions 421.8×264.3×48.7mm
Net weight (w/o stand) 3.35kg

Input/Output Interfaces

FM-17 monitor supports:
3G/HD/SD-SDI input × 2
3G/HD/SD-SDI loop output × 1
HDMI 1.3 input × 1
3.5mm analog audio input × 1
3.5mm analog audio output × 1
RS485 UMD input × 1
RS485 UMD output × 1
USB-A LUT/Firmware input × 1

Built-in De-log 3DLUTs

DIT user 3DLUT cube upload
FM-17 provides more than 20 De-log 3DLUTs to convert log mode to REC709 for all major cameras.
Includes ARRI, RED, SONY, Panasonic, Canon, JVC, BMD, FujiFilm, GoPro, DJI.
And the user 3DLUT cube or calibrated 3DLUT cube can be uploaded by USB stick.

Video Analysis Assistant Pattern

Waveform / Vector scope / Histogram
FM-17 supports video analysis assistant patterns includes: Waveform (Y/Pb/Pr/R/G/B), Vector scope, Histogram (R/G/B/Y), to convert the digital video quality info (Luma, Color, Saturation, etc) to patterns, and the patterns can be switched on/off individually, select display position (Up/Down/Left/Right), size, color, and translucence.

Embedded audio monitoring

Up to 16-ch meters
The monitor can display 16-ch embedded audio meters.
The display mode can be:
1. CH1-2
2. CH1-16
3. CH1-4 and CH5-8
4. CH1-4 and CH9-12
5. CH1-4 and CH13-16
6. CH5-8 and CH9-12
7. CH5-8 and CH13-16
8. CH9-12 and CH13-16

Peaking, R/G/B Mono, Zebra, False color

Function Keys Assign

4 User Presets of Function Keys restore
There’re 4 F-keys to assign different functions, and you can make independent assignments and restore in 4 User Profiles.
Long Press F1/U1, F2/U2, F3/U3, F4/U4 button to recall User 1/2/3/4 with different F1/2/3/4 assignments.

Anamorphic de-squeeze

Enables de-squeeze the image from a camera utilizing anamorphic lens, Aspect Formats:
x1.3 Anamorphic De-Squeeze
x2.0 Anamorphic De-Squeeze
x2.0 MAG Anamorphic De-Squeeze


FM-17 supports TSL 3.1 and 4.0 protocol UMD display and front TALLY light via RJ45 (RS485) port in the rear panel, input and output.
The available functions are:
1, 2 GND
3 Tx-
4 Rx+
5 Rx-
6 Tx+
7, 8 NC

Various Power Input

V-mount / 4-pin XLR / AC
FM-17 provides 11-17V 4-pin XLR input and 100-240V AC input. A V-mount plate is pre-installed so that you can attach V-mount battery to power the monitor via D-tap to 4-pin XLR cable.
The power consumption is 14W.


Standard package includes:
1x Foldable sun hood
1x LCD protective glass
1x V-mount plate
1x D-tap to 4-pin XLR cable

Optional purchase:
C-stand adaptor (TA-C10)
Accessories hanger (TA-M10)
Warranty Period: Two years conditional.

User Manual:

 FM-17 User Manual View FM-17 User Manual