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Flanders Scientific CM171 17″

The CM171 is an extremely capable, lightweight, power efficient, and color accurate monitor equally at home in the field, in a post-production edit or color suite, or built into an equipment rack.

This 17.3″ multi-format reference monitor comes with 3G/Dual-Link/HD/SD-SDI, Component, Composite, & DVI-I Inputs standard. The CM171 features full 12-bit video processing and a native 1920 x 1080 resolution 10-bit panel capable of reproducing over 1.073 billion colors on screen.

The CM171 offers support for virtually any signal format from NTSC/PAL to HD and 2K, including advanced 12-bit, 4:4:4, and XYZ signal formats.

  • Full HD Resolution (1920 x 1080)
  • Low Power Consumption (28 watts)
  • Support of Advanced SMPTE 425M-AB Signal Formats
  • On-screen Indication of Source Frame Rate and Resolution (toggle on, off, or 5 second display)
  • Adjustable Focus Assist (Focus Meter and Focus Highlight in Red)
  • Pixel Zoom Features for Artifact-Free Zoom on Any Portion of HD Signal
  • CX Scale for Full Screen & Centered Scaling of Codex ARRIRAW Recorder Output
  • HD Anamorphic De-Squeeze (1.3x, 1.3x Mag, 2.0x, 2.0x Mag)
  • 2 Input Picture & Picture Display with Adjustable Horizontal or Vertical Wipe Position
  • Vectorscope with Adjustable Intensity and Gain Expansion
  • RGB Overlay with Adjustable Intensity
  • YCbCr Scope with Adjustable Intensity
  • 16 Channel Audio Level Meters (PPM1, PPM2, True Peak)
  • Advanced 3D LUT Based Calibration (compatible with LightSpace, CalMAN, and Fuji)
  • C-Log, S-Log, S-Log2, S-Log3, and BMD Film Log Monitor Modes
  • 3D Signal Analysis Modes Including 3D Disparity and Checkerboard
  • 12-bit Video Processing
  • 10-bit LCD (1.073 Billion Colors)
  • Rack Mount, Desktop Use, or Field Use

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Panel Specifications:

Screen Size: 17.3″

Resolution:  1920 x 1080

Bit Depth (Color): 10bit (1.073 Billion Colors)

Contrast Ratio: 1000:1

Backlight: RGB LED

Pixel Efficiency: 99.999%

Max Luminance: 250nits

Viewing Angle: 179°

Maximum Native Color Gamut:

CM171 Max Gamut, Rec709, SMPTE-C, DCI P3


1 x DVI-D: DVI-I (Analog/Digital)

2 x BNC: 3Gbps/HD/SD-SDI

1 x BNC: Composite

3 x BNC: Component (YPbPr/RGB)


2 x BNC: 3Gbps/HD/SD-SDI

1 x BNC: Composite

3 x BNC: Component (YPbPr/RGB)

Supported SDI Formats:

ITU-R BT.656 (PAL): 576i (50)

SMPTE-125M: 480i (59.94)

SMPTE-274M: 1080i (60/59.94/50) and 1080p (30/29.97/25/24/24PsF/23.98/23.98PsF)

SMPTE-296M: 720p (60/59.94/50/30/29/25/24/23.98)

2K: 2048×1080 (30p/30PsF/29.97p/29.97PsF/25p/25PsF/24p/24PsF/23.98p/23.98PsF)


1080p (50/59.94/60) 4:2:2 YCbCr, RGB

1080i (29.97/25/24/23.98) 4:4:4 YCbCr, RGB

1080p (30/29.97/25/24/23.98) 4:4:4 YCbCr, RGB

720p (60/59.94/50) 4:4:4 YCbCr, RGB


– Level A & Level B supported

– Level B supports 2 x SMPTE

292M image format mapping

372M image format mapping

– RGB, YCbCr, & XYZ supported

12 & 10bit 4:2:2 1920x1080p (60/59.94/50)

4:4:4 1280x720p (60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98)

12 & 10bit 4:4:4 1920x1080i (60/59.94/50)

12 & 10bit 4:4:4 1920x1080p (30/29.97/25/24/24PsF/23.98/23.98PsF)

12 & 10bit 2k (2048×1080) (30p/30PsF/29.97p/29.97PsF/25p/25PsF/24p/24PsF/23.98p/23.98PsF)

12 & 10bit 2K (2048×1080) (60p/59.94p/50p/48p/47.95p)

*XYZ mapped to Selected Color Gamut on Color Management Menu

Supported DVI Formats:

DVI-Analog & DVI-Digital: VGA (640×480), NTSC (720×480), SVGA (800×600), XGA (1024×768), SXGA (1280×1024)

DVI Digital Only: 1280×720, 1440×900, 1920×1080


Audio Disembedding: Yes

Audio Level Meters: Yes

Internal Speakers: 2

Audio In (Mini-Jack): 1

Audio Out (Mini-Jack): 1


AC Input: IEC / C14

DC Input: 4 PIN XLR

Power Requirement: 100~240 VAC / 12 VDC

Power Requirement: 100~240 VAC / 12 VDC

DC Power Consumption (Appx.): 28 Watts

Flanders CM171 with AC Cable
Hood (2 piece)
VESA to 5/8” Mount Adaopter
V Mount Battery Plate
DTap to FXLR4 Power Cable

Flanders Scientific CM171 17″