Winner of the NAB 2015 Videomaker Best of Show award, the stunning 5-inch SmallHD 502 monitor offers extreme versatility and world class image control functions in the palm of your hand.
With the ability to support 3D LUT's, a super friendly user interface comprising of a joystick and a back-button the 502 is a real treat to use. The slim profile and super sharp 1080p display combined with the sleek finish completes the innovative design.
Camera operators, DP's and video enthusiasts can easily control the images out of almost any camera on the market today, thanks to the HDMI/SDI connectivity. This will be a perfect companion to the Sony A7s, which has an S-log2 picture profile, and with a 3D LUT, users can gauge their images with a greater degree of confidence than ever before. The applications of the 502 do not end there of course, Sony FS7, Canon C300 and C300 mark II users, as well as even Sony F5/F55 or Blackmagic shooters can also get the best out of the best 5 inch display at NAB this year.
Features & Highlights
- 5-inch on-camera 1080p Full HD monitor
- 1080p Full HD Resolution
- SDI/HDMI Cross Conversion
- Incredibly Light and Durable
- Robust signal support
- Best-in-class 3D LUT integration
- 3 second boot time
- Powered via 2 x Canon LP-E6 batteries (LP-E6N compatible)
The SmallHD 502 on-camera monitor features a Full HD, 1920x1080 LCD display. With a pixel density greater than the iPhone 6, the 502 is the sharpest 5-inch camera-top monitor in the world. As far as color and contrast are concerned, the 5-inch display is again, best-in-class. The 502’s LCD display is able to produce 85% NTSC Color Gamut (greater than the REC. 709 color standard), rivaling the color capabilities of OLED technology.
The 502 makes signal processing simple. Using a custom-built processing engine, the 5-inch field monitor will accept nearly any resolution and framerate from nearly any camera. Building upon the 3D LUT functionality of the DP7-PRO Series, the 502 will allow shooters to apply an even higher resolution, more accurate 3D LUT, in real-time. The value of a tool with this much processing power is amplified when you consider its extremely low profile and compact size.
Its size, weight and resolution make it an attractive option for DSLR shooters looking to attach it straight to the camera, while its robust mounting options and durability allow the display to be used on a gimbal or shoulder rig without adding bulk.
The joystick on the 502 on-camera monitor allows shooters to experience the flexibility of a touch screen display without all the downsides. An integrated joystick prevents smudge marks on the screen, camera jiggle during operation and reduces the overall cost of th