Astro 8″ Monitor/Waveform HD LCD Monitor



Reference grade portable Waveform and Vector Scope monitoring for handheld or on-board with 3G, anamorphic squeeze, 3D and a range of measurement functions. WM-3209 series waveform monitor has a lot of display mode and unique functions suitable for camera and video monitoring in HD studio and OB Van.


Two channel SDI input available up to 3G-SDI with monitor out, 12V DC input with 100-240V AC adaptor, battery support (Anton Bauer clip, not V-lock as illustrated), UMD function on screen(L version), compact and light weight(2kg), optional rack mount kit(DM-3008-04/05), and so on.

Supplied with Anton Bauer power clip and cable to D-tap with on-camera mounting bracket.

Picture mode
High quality image display with desired audio channel level and VITC. Color adjustment for Brightness, Contrast, Chroma and Peak/Hue. mini waveform overlay on/off with position flexible x2, x4 zoom for critical focus
Waveform mode
Waveform display for YCbCr/GBR with desired audio channel level and VITC. Different color for each, vertical level adjustable.
3 parade, 4 parade and overlay display YCbCr, GBR and RGB in order selectable
Vector scope mode
Vector scope display for total image and specified area scanning available as well.
specified area scanning with 1/16 and 1/25 dividing
Compare mode(two input comparison)
Both channel 1 and 2 input can be compared on the screen simultaneously,
Multi mode

Prepared for picture, waveform and vector scope on the screen simultaneously,
five kinds of Multi mode as below.
picture with audio level, VITC, waveform and vector(Multi1)
picture with waveform(Multi2)
picture with waveform and vector(Multi3)
picture with audio level, horizontal
waveform and vertical waveform(Multi4)
picture with audio level, VITC, vector and waveform(Multi5)

Phase mode
Prepared to check phase delay between channel 1 and 2, how many pixels and lines.
3D functions
Inversion for mirror rig
Cursor for L/R view difference measurement
Zoom for critical focus
L/R Y-difference display for 3D effect
Edge filtering measurement for L/R cameras focus matching
Detect of 3D error by L/R mismatching
Anaglyph 3D support
2k input support
Inversion for mirror rig
Input image inversion available for when mirror rig 3D system is used.
Cursor for L/R view difference measurement
How many pixels view difference from L to R can be measured by cursor.
Prepared to make it easy to reproduce your desired shooting conditions
Zoom for critical focus
Zoom function prepared for pixel by pixel image monitoring, critical focus.
L/R Y-difference display for 3D effect
How much Y-difference between L and R signal is easily checked by overlaid picture and waveform display.
Prepared to check 3D effect
Edge filtering measurement for L/R cameras focus matching
Area of edge part in whole input image can be seen as filtering level.
Prepared to acquire critical focus matching between L and R cameras.



Input HD-SDI 2ch
VBS 1ch
REF BB and HD tri-level
Output HD-SDI 2ch (monitor out)
Signal 3G-SDI SMPTE425M
Dual link HD-SDI SMPTE372M
Format HDTV 1080p60/59.94/50
SDTV 525i60, 625i50
Control GPI D-Sub 15pin
Display LCD panel IPS
Color depth 8bit
Contrast 400:1
Brightness 350cd/m2
Response time 25msec (grey to grey)
View angle 170degrees (H and V)
Resolution 1024 (H) x 768 (V)
Picture 960 (H) x 540 (V)
General Voltage DC12V (10-18V)
Power consumption 24W,typical
Operating temperature 0 to 40℃
Operating humidity 30 to 80%RH (no condensation)
Dimensions 215(W)×177(H)×90(D)mm

(4U half size:excluding projected parts)

Weight Approx. 2kg

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