S-1242H 23.8-inch Full HD SDI/HDMI Studio LCD Monitor (Discontinued!)

S-1242H 23.8-inch Full HD SDI/HDMI Studio LCD Monitor (<font color="red">Discontinued!</font>)
Item# S-1242H
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Product Description

23.8-inch Full HD LCD
The S-1242H adopts a 23.8-inch IPS LCD panel, with Full HD 1920x1080 resolution and LED backlight, 1000:1 contrast. The viewing angle is Horizontal: 178° / Vertical: 178°.

Key Features:

  • 23.8-inch IPS LCD Panel with LED backlight
  • 1920 x 1080 resolution, 1000:1 contrast
  • H178° / V178° viewing angle
  • Underscan / Overscan, safe area
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, CVBS input
  • Embedded audio meter (SDI/HDMI 2-ch)
  • Peaking focus assist (red/blue switch)
  • TSL UMD and Text-Tally display
  • SDI timecode display
  • Blue only, Zebra stripes
  • 4:3 / 13:9 ~ 15:9 / 1.85:1 / 2.35:1 markers
  • Real time video zoom-in and flip
  • 3-color TALLY light
  • V-mount / Gold mount battery plate optional
  • Main and back-up DC power input


LCD Performance
Size 23.8 inches
Display area 527 x 296mm
Resolution 1920 x 1080
Aspect ratio 16:9 (4:3 adjustable)
Brightness 250cd/m2
Contrast 1000:1
Color 16.77 million colors
Viewing angle Horizontal: 178° Vertical: 178°
BNC x 2 3G/HD/SD-SDI input
BNC x 1 Composite input
HDMI x 1 HDMI input
3.5mm x 1 Analog audio input
BNC x 1 3G/HD/SD-SDI loop output
HDMI x 1 HDMI loop output
3.5mm x 1 SDI, HDMI,Analog audio output
Video Format
SDI 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)
Working voltageDC / battery 11V-17V
Power consumption ≤35W
Working temperature 0°C ~ +40°C
Working humidity 10% ~ 90%
Storage temperature -15°C ~ +60°C
Storage humidity 10% ~ 90%
Dimensions 576 x 387 x 47mm
Net weight (main body) 6.03kg (or 13.3 lbs)

Accurate Color Reproduction

S-1242H can be used on site camera monitoring and broadcast studio technical monitoring. The LCD monitor offers accurate color reproduction for broadcast application.

Color Calibration

The color temperature might get changed after years, and users can enter the menu to adjust the RGB Gain and Bias to calibrate the colors at any time.

Multi-format Input/Output

S-1242H studio monitor supports:
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI input x 2
  • 3G/HD/SD-SDI loop output x 1
  • HDMI input x 1
  • HDMI loop output x 1
  • CVBS input x 1
  • 3.5mm analog audio input x 1

Embedded Audio Monitoring

The monitor displays SDI and HDMI ch-1 & ch-2 embedded audio level meters. The audio meter is green, and will turn yellow when exceeds -20dB, and turn red when exceeds -9dB. The ch-1 & ch-2 embedded audio can be output via 3.5mm headphone socket and speaker.

Focus Assist

Under focus assist mode, the in-focused subject will be sketched out by red or blue lines. The focus assist is also available during the image zoom-in.

UMD and Text-Tally Display

S-1242H supports UMD and Text-Tally display of TSL 3.1/4.0 protocol, with 1-126 TSL address selection, and Max 8 letters displayed. The UMD/TALLY signal inputs via DB9(RS485) port on the rear panel of the monitor.

Blue only, Zebra stripes

Safe Area and Scale Marker

You can select the scale of safe area frame from 80%, 85%, 90% and 95% in the menu system. And under HD input, the monitor can display a center 4:3 marker, to help composition the image when using HD recording while SD broadcasting. Besides 4:3, the monitor support more scale markers like 13:9, 14:9, 15:9, 1.85:1 and 2.35:1.

Multiple Power Sources

The monitor provides 2x 4-pin XLR sockets of DC 11-17V power input, for main and back-up power, and can be installed V-mount or Gold mount battery plates for field application. The battery mounts are optional purchase and easy to fix on by plug in and screw mount.

3-color TALLY Light

There are front TALLY lights for each screen, with 3 colors display, and controlled via DB-9 ports on the rear panel.


S-1242H monitor provides the standard 10x10cm VESA bracket installation. For desktop using, the monitor provides the stand feet, and a rotatable desktop VESA bracket A-VS22 is available for option purchase.

Standard Package:

S-1242H offers the following accessories as standard package:
  • 1x 4-pin XLR power adaptor
  • 2x Desktop stand feet
  • 1x Gold mount or V-mount Battery plate (S-7004A/S)

And the optional accessories: Rotatable VESA desktop bracket (A-VS22)(sold separately)

Warranty Period: Two years conditional.

User Manual and Related Items:
 S-1222H User Manual View S-1242H User Manual
Rotatable Desktop Stand with VESA Mount for S-1242H Monitor