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15.6" Full Resolution Rack Mount / Standalone Monitor with Modular Inputs


15.6" Full Resolution Rack Mount / Standalone Monitor with Modular Inputs

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Input Modules sold separately


Status Display • False Color Filter • Freeze Function • Tally • Color Temperature Presets • RGB Gain / Bias Adjust • Pixel-to-Pixel • Blue Gun • User-definable function buttons • Composite and Component loop-through • User-changeable input modules

Optical Desktop Stand
Optional Desktop Stand

The V-MD151 is part of Marshall Electronics' extensive MD series of rack mount monitors. MD Series monitors offer a flexible modular solution to system integration. These rack-mountable monitors can be configured with a variety of video inputs that can be "swapped" or interchanged in the field based on your evolving needs and requirements. This eliminates the need to upgrade or replace equipment when a different input or application is required. This "future proof" solution provides flexibility and reassurance when necessary, especially in multi-monitor rack mount units.

The V-MD151 can be mounted in any standard EIA 19" equipment rack. The attached rack ears can be angled to provide the user control over the viewing angle. A VESA standard 75mm hole pattern also allows custom mounting installations. Alternately, it can be used in a desktop configuration with optional stand (Marshall part number V-ST15).


V-MD151 specifications
Panel Number of Panels 1
Panel Size 15.6” Diagonal
Resolution 1920 x RGB x 1080
Aspect Ratio 16 : 9
Active Area 344.16 x 193.59 mm
Type LCD Panel
Brightness 600 cd/m²
Contrast 800:1
Color Gamut YUV, RGB
Viewing Angles (CR>=10) 160° x 145°
Backlight type LED
Adjustable Backlight Yes
Features Video Formats 1080p/1080i/720p/625i/525i
Loss of Input Curtain Yes
Color Temperature D55, D65 and D93
H/V Delay Yes
Under scan Yes
IMD Functions Yes
Tally Yes - Red, Yellow, Green
False Color Mode Yes
HDMI Ratio Auto Yes
Pixel to Pixel Yes
Pre-set Gamma points Yes
Video Input Connectors CVBS (Composite) Yes
YPbPr (Component) Yes
3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SDI Optional Module
HDMI Optional Module
DVI-I Optional Module
Optical Optional Module
Video Output Connectors CVBS Yes
YpbPr Yes
3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SDI Optional Module
Optical Optional Module
Input Features Self-Sensing Input Yes
Input On-Screen Status Yes
Modular Input Slot Yes - two
SDI Re-clocked/Re-Shaped Yes
HDMI Ratio Auto Yes
Control Inputs Tally / GPI Yes - 15-pin Connector
Controls on front Panel Yes
User-Defined Function Buttons Yes
Tilting Rack Mount Yes
Rack Handles/ Ears Yes
Power Voltage 12 VDC
Consumption 3.5 AMP@ 12 Volts Max
Power Switch Yes
Connector 4-Pin XLR
Compliance Compliance CE approved


Operating Temperature (C°) 32°F to 104°F
Storage Temperature (C°) -4°F to120°F
Rack Unit dimensions 17.15”W x 10.45”H x 2.00” D
Weight (Main Body) 7.1 lbs
Vesa Mount Pattern 75mm

False Color Filter

Color filter scale

The False Color filter is used to aid in the setting of camera exposure. As the camera Iris is adjusted, elements of the image will change color based on the luminance or brightness values. This enables proper exposure to be achieved without the use of costly, complicated external test equipment.

To best utilize this feature, you must understand the color chart and have a basic understanding of camera exposure. Normally, when shooting subjects like people, it is common practice to set exposure of faces to the equivalent of approximately 56 IRE. The False Color filter will show this area as the color PINK on the monitor. Therefore, as you increase exposure (open the IRIS), your subject will change color as indicated on the chart: PINK, then GREY, then a few shades of YELLOW. Overexposed subjects (above 101 IRE) on the monitor will be shown as RED. In addition, underexposed subjects will show as DEEP-BLUE to DARK-BLUE, with clipped-blacks indicated with a FUCHSIA-like color. Lastly, the color GREEN is used to indicate elements of the image that are approximately 45 IRE. This represents a "neutral" or "mid-level" exposure commonly used for objects (not people).

Filter display samples
Overexposed objects will display as RED
Underexposed objects show as
Properly exposed objects will display elements of GREEN and PINK

Optional Input Modules (Type A modules)

MD-3GE - Single 3G-SDI Input with loop-through (SDI/HD SDI compatible)
MD-HDSDIx2-A - Two Channel HD-SDI Input with Switched Output
MD-DVII-A - DVI-I Input Module
MD-TC-A - One or Two Optical Inputs and/or Outputs (Specify Configuration When Ordering)

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* Input modules are optional and available at additional cost. More input modules to be offered in the future.

* Pricing does not reflect freight costs and applicable taxes and duties
* Pricing, specification and features are subject to change


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