TV logic VFM-056W 5.6″ field monitor











The TV logic VFM-056W (VFM056W) high resolution 5.6inch LCD field monitor with HD-SDI input (base model) is a very compact portable HD monitor, suitable for hand held director’s monitor, or mounted on top of the camera.

The TVlogic VFM-056W is an amazingly light and compact viewfinder monitor specially designed for HDSLR and small camcorder shooters. Utilising 5.6″ LCD panel with high resolution of 1280×800, wide viewing angle of 170 degrees and luminance of 300cd/m2, VFM-056W guarantees the best usability for indoor and outdoor shooting with HDSLR cameras. Innovative and ergonomic design of VFM-056W makes you comfortable and provides you best performance in the shooting environment. Also, its solid and light magnesium case offers stable use and outstanding ventilation.


Here is a list of this product’s features.

  • DSLR Scale: Function Scales SD output from a DSLR to 1280×800 Full Screen
  • Focus Assist (Peaking Filter): Red Color is displayed on sharp edges to enhance focus accuracy
  • Markers: Choose framing markers for CENTER, SAFETY AREA, FIT and more.
  • SDI Loop Through: Feature allows your HDMI or SDI input signal to be looped through to a second display via SDI
  • Waveform/Vector Scope: Displays waveform luminance (Y Level) and Vesctor Scope (B-Y, R-Y on XY axis) in Y/Cb/Cr, Wide and Line modes
  • Range Error: Selected values (Y MAX, Y MIN, C MAX, C MIN) are indicated in WAVEFORM/VECTOR* or Y/Cb/Cr modes
  • Y Level Check: Displays Y Level as a solid color on screen to assist in exposure adjustments
Size: 5.6 inch
Resolution: 1280x 800 (16:10)
Pixel Pitch: 94.5(H) x 94.5W) mm
Colours: 16.7M (8bit, Dithered)
Viewing Angle: H : 170deg x V : 170deg
Luminance of white: 300 cd/m2 (Center)
Contrast RATIO: 500:1
Display Area: 120(H) x 75(V)mm
3 x RCA: Analogue Input
1 x BNC: 1 x 3G-SDI Channel Input
1 x HDMI: HDMI Input
1x BNC: SDI Channel (Loop Through Out)
Input Signal
Analogue: Composite / S-Video / Component
3G-SDI: 2.970Gb/s
HD-SDI: 1.485Gbps
SD-SDI: 270Mbps
HDMI: 480i/480p/720p/1080i/1080p & VESA/IBM Modes
Analog Input Spec
Composite: 1.0Vpp (With Sync)
S-Video: 1.0Vpp (Y With Sync), 0.286Vpp(C)
Component: 1.0Vpp (Y With Sync), 0.7Vpp (Pb,Pr)
SDI Input Signal Formats
SMPTE-425M-A/B: 1080p(60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98/30sF/29.97sF/25sF/24sF/23.98sF)1080i (60/59.94/50)
SMPTE-274M: 1080i (60/59.94/50)1080p (30/29.97/25/24/24sF/23.98/23.98sF)
SMPTE-296M: 720p (60/59.94/50)
SMPTE-260M: 1035i (60/59.94)
SMPTE-125M: 480i (59.94)
ITU-R BT.656: 576i (50)
Audio In: Embedded Audio
Audio Out: Analogue Stereo (Phone Jack). Internal Speaker (Mono)
Power: DC 6V~12V
Power Consumption (Approx.): 9Watts(Max)
Operating Temperature: 0degC to 50degC
Storage Temperature: -20degC to 60degC (- 4degF to 140degF)