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Blackmagic SmartView Duo Rack-Mountable Dual 8" LCD Video Monitors

  • Adjust remotely from one place
  • For broadcast as well as post-production
  • Produce a good-looking wall of monitors
  • Broadcast precise waveform monitoring
  • Perfect for high end broadcast monitoring

Original price was: $899.00.Current price is: $819.00.


Adjust Remotely From One Place

The Blackmagic SmartView video monitor links via ethernet and all monitors can be adjusted remotely from one place, making it easy to match monitors. The SmartView software utility for Mac OS and Windows lets you to make changes, even with a laptop and duplicate settings from one monitor to another. The software comprises an identify function so you can find the monitor you’re changing even when you’re occupied with lots of monitors!

Since the adjustments are electronic, monitor colour is steady over time. You can effortlessly add new software updates for new video formats and waveform displays via USB.

For Broadcast As Well As Post-Production

All video formats can be linked and altered at any time because SmartView will robotically shift in less than a second to the new format! The SmartView dual computer monitor has been intended for broadcast as well as post-production and includes support for multiple SDI video standards.

The SmartView multi monitor supports;

  • SD
  • HD
  • 3G-SDI formats

They also support innovative advanced video standards used in post-production including 1080 progressive HD rates and even 2K over 3G-SDI.

A Wall Of Monitors

When you want to mount a SmartView double monitor in the extreme top or bottom of an equipment rack the units can be rotated upside down and the images will robotically flip to make available the best viewpoint!  Lightweight and ultra-thin, the SmartView double screen monitor is ideal for broadcast trucks and fly away kits!

SmartView dual display monitors feature a stylish front panel that is intended to permit multiple SmartView Duo and SmartScope Duo 4K models to be mounted next to each other to produce a good-looking wall of monitors that share the same appearance and width!

Broadcast Precise Waveform Monitoring

You can view two autonomous sources concurrently and expediently change between monitoring or scope views when you want!

Choose from;

  • Waveform
  • Vectorscope
  • RGB parade
  • YUV parade
  • Histogram
  • Audio phase
  • Level displays

And get broadcast precise waveform monitoring that displays all you need to know technically about your video and audio signals. When you need to analyse image quality more precisely than merely looking at the picture then use SmartScope Duo 4K’s built in waveform monitoring! SmartScope Duo 4K eliminates the need for distinct expensive scopes!

Perfect Broadcast Monitoring

SmartView’s 2 monitors are perfect for high end broadcast monitoring because they feature high quality filtering and scaling so you hold fine detail in the image. The entirely digital design with high quality SDI inputs warrants accurate colour that’s easy to achieve across numerous displays.

SmartView two monitors includes ethernet so you can connect them to your network and centrally control all your monitors from a solitary computer using the SmartView software utility. SmartView also includes unified tally that is completely compatible with many switchers or automation systems.

Autonomous Displays

Each SmartScope Duo 4K mini LCD screen display is autonomous so you can monitor any grouping of scope or picture view! Monitoring wherever you want it, there are 2 exciting SmartView models to choose from! SmartView Duo features two autonomous 8″ displays in a 3 RU design that’s less than one inch deep. SmartScope Duo 4K adds autonomous waveform monitoring and you can select amongst;

  • Waveform
  • Vectorscope
  • RGB parade
  • YUV parade
  • Histogram
  • Audio phase with audio level displays

Flawless SDI Monitoring

When you’re working with live production switchers you can shape a video wall of camera monitors in your control room and see all your sources. You can mix and match diverse SmartView models in a rack for a tailored monitoring solution where you can sight your images and choice of scope displays side by side! SmartView’s two screens monitors are the seamless choice to add SDI monitoring anywhere you need it.

They can be used for:

  • Broadcast
  • Post-production
  • On set monitoring
  • Flyaway kits
  • Broadcast trucks
  • And more!

SmartView video monitors are very thin and lightweight, so are great for both broadcast and portable use and robotically switch between SD, HD and 3G-SDI video formats, bringing you smart SDI monitoring with broadcast quality scopes! When you want high quality SDI monitoring SmartView multi monitors are a great solution!

There are 2 excellent models;

  1. SmartView Duo has 2 autonomous 8 inch displays
  2. SmartScope Duo 4K adds the flexibility of built in waveform monitoring that can be allocated to any of its 8 inch displays!



Featuring two large independent 8 inch LCD screens in a compact rack mount design, SmartView Duo handles SD, HD and 3Gb/s SDI video standards. SmartView Duo is perfect for post production, broadcast and live event monitoring. For easy setup, all screens can be remotely adjusted via ethernet connection. With SmartView Duo you can install SDI monitoring everywhere you need!


SDI Video Input

  • Automatically switches between SD, HD and 3G-SDI. Reclocked loop through output.

Multi Rate Support

  • Auto detection of 2K, HD or standard definition inputs.

Updates and Configuration

  • Via USB 2.0 high speed (480 Mb/s)


  • 10/100 BaseT with loop through.


  • 9-pin D connector


SDI Compliance

  • SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, SMPTE 372M, SMPTE 424M Level B and SMPTE 425M.

SDI Colour Space

  • REC 601, REC 709

SDI Auto Switching

  • Automatically selects between SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI.

Video Sampling

  • 4:2:2 and 4:4:4

SDI Format Support

  • 525i59.94 NTSC, 625i50 PAL
  • 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60
  • 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60
  • 1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080PsF29.97, 1080PsF30
  • 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60

2K Format Support

  • 2K DCI 23.98p, 2K DCI 24p, 2K DCI 25p
  • 2K DCI 23.98PsF, 2K DCI 24PsF, 2K DCI 25PsF


Internal Software Upgrade

  • Via included firmware updater software.

SmartView Utility Software

  • Via USB or Ethernet.

Operating Systems


  • Mac 10.12 Sierra,
  • Mac 10.13 High Sierra or later.


  • Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.


Display Element

  • TFT Active Matrix LCD.

Display Resolution

  • 800 x 480 pixels


  • < 15 ms

Contrast Ratio

  • Typically 500:1

Colour Depth

  • 16.7 Million Colours.

Display Orientation

  • Displays can rotate upside down for optimum viewing angle.

Power Requirements

Power Supply

  • 12V universal power supply included with international socket adapters for all countries.

Power Consumption

  • < 20 Watts

Operational Voltage Range

  • 12V – 15V

Physical Specifications

Environmental Specifications

Operating Temperature

  • 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)

Storage Temperature

  • -20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)

Relative Humidity

  • 0% to 90% non-condensing

What’s Included

  • SmartView Duo
  • Power Supply
  • SD card with software and manual


  • 12 Months Limited Manufacturer’s Warranty.



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