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Our friends over at ikan have announced a new HD Field Monitor called the “MR7″ – please read the press release below.


ikan Proudly Introduces the MR7— A True Director’s Monitor!

ikan announces the fully equipped MR7 high definition field monitor, packed with features that cannot be found in its price range. With built-in H.264 recording abilities for instant playback, optional wireless transmitter and handheld rig, it will have your director and set-heads salivating untethered from the camera, eliminating those awkward over-the-shoulder moments of checking the shot. View 2K footage via 3G-SDI in high definition the way it should be—with a 170 degree viewing angle. Analyze your camera’s image for color accuracy and intensity on the fly with Waveform and Vectorscope features. Confirm the recorded audio for each take with an internal headphone jack. Expand the MR7 to cover all territories, with ikan’s Dragonfly Support rig and Wireless transmitter, available this summer.
MR7 Director’s Monitor–available this summer. Live life on-set untethered!

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MR7 Monitor:

• Built-in H.264 recorder writes 1280×720 resolution with 4GB of internal memory
• Supports up to 32GB SD card for expanded memory (not included)
• 7” Transflective LCD monitor with brightness of 400 NIT and 170-degree viewing angle
• Daytime button for improved outdoor use
• Supports 2K resolution input (2048×1080) 3G-SDI
• Includes HDMI and CVBS connections
• HDMI input to SDI output conversion with 1:1 pixel mapping and loop-through
• Waveform, Vectorscope, and VU Meter
• Peaking and False color
• Test Pattern Generator
• Auto Image Flip
• Headphone audio
• Durable construction with rubberized texture for better grip

• MSRP: $2299



MR7 Director’s Kit (available this summer):

• MR7 Monitor
Dragonfly Support Rig (ELEMENTS EV2)

• MSRP: $2499

MR7 Director’s Kit (available this summer):

• Wireless Signal Transmitter (via WiFi Protected Setup)
o MSRP: TBA
Dragonfly Support Rig (ELEMENTS EV2)
o MSRP: TBA

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For more product information and media, please visit:
MR7 / 7” HD-SDI LCD Monitor w/ Built-in H.264 Recorder

About Us

ikan is an award-winning designer, manufacturer and distributer geared to provide total solutions for video professionals. We are a constantly evolving and ever-flexible company that prides itself on its value conscious products. At Ikan, we work closely with our dealers and end-users to ensure creation of quality products that enhance film and video productions. Our entire product line, from HDMI & HD/SDI camera monitors to our ELEMENTS camera support solutions, LED and Fluorescent lighting, our new and improved teleprompter line, productivity software, apparel and set/ shooting accessories are all designed with feature-set and price in mind from their inception.
Whether you are in your backyard or in the studio, you can rely on Ikan to be by your side. Our unwavering customer support, global reach, knowledge and product variety allow us to keep you in touch with the rapidly growing video technology industry. We believe in providing the globe with an affordable and reliable solution. With each new product Ikan strives to deliver the features you need at the prices you want.
For more information give us a call or visit our corporate headquarters based in Houston, TX. For more product information you can also visit our official website at www.ikancorp.com. Additionally, connect with us via our Social Media Feeds such as the Ikan News Blog at blog.ikancorp.com, our Facebook community at facebook.com/ikanseeit, our Vimeo channel atvimeo.com/ikancorp or follow us on Twitter at @ikancorp.

     
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