Sony PVM-A170 17" Pro OLED Monitor

The Sony PVM-A170 is a 17-inch OLED high-grade picture monitor that offers the industry’s widest viewing angles of any professional flat-panel monitor on the market

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The Sony PVM-A170 is a 17-inch OLED high-grade picture monitor that offers the industry’s widest viewing angles of any professional flat-panel monitor on the market


  • Slim and lightweight – easy to carry
  • 16.5" Diagonal Screen Size
  • 10-Bit OLED with 1920 x 1080 Resolution
  • 3G-SDI, HDMI and Composite Inputs
  • Loop-Through Output for Both SDI Inputs

Slim, lightweight and robust OLED monitor ideal for 4K production, shopping channels, field and graphics applications, as well as OB vans

The PVM-A170 17-inch, Full HD monitor achieves the industry-leading lightweight and shallow body*, with an approximately 40 percent reduction compared to the previous PVM-1741A model. It is easy to carry, even by one person. The PVM-A170 incorporates the TRIMASTER EL™ OLED panel and offers the industry’s widest viewing angles of any professional flat-panel monitor on the market, making group monitoring easy. The stylish new design also includes a, robust, optional protection panel and corner bumpers**. The latest camera-linkage functions, such as camera and lens metadata display and a Picture and Picture function, provide the convenience of working efficiency both in the field and in the post process. Version 2.0 of the PVM-A170 expands and enhances the monitor’s ability to support 4K production, shopping channels, field and graphics applications.

* Comparing professional broadcast monitors incorporating SDI interface(s) and built-in AC power.

** Requires optional BKM-PP17 protection kit.

Stylish lightweight and slim body with industry’s widest viewing angle

Robust and stylish sharp edges chassis. Perfect for group monitoring. The PVM-A170 weighs 4.2 kg and is approx. 40% thinner than the previous PVM-1741A model. It provides cost savings for transportation and power consumption. It also saves space and weight in digital galleries.

4K production features

The PVM-A170 V2.0 fulfils the demand for an affordable HD monitor in a 4K system. The unit supports the ITU-R BT.2020 colour space and accepts one of Quad-link 2SI 3G-SDI signals. To fully utilise its wide colour gamut, the monitor offers DCI-P3 and S-GAMUT/S-GAMUT3/S-GAMUT3.cine settings, with proper EOTFs such as 2.6 gamma, S-Log3(SDR) and S-Log2(SDR).

Shopping channels feature

Shopping channels require a unique screen layout to instantly differentiate between a product and its commercial data. The monitor allows you to set two flexible area markers anywhere on the screen

Enhanced field application features

The monitor is ideal for field applications, with sync-free side-by-side, false colour and audio muting functions. You can monitor two pictures without synchronisation. False colour allows you to check the exposure level of a camera at a glance from a distance. Audio muting helps you start to shooting quickly.

Graphics applications features

The monitor accepts a computer signal though HDMI. To fully utilize its wide colour gamut, the monitor also offers Adobe RGB and sRGB settings in colour space, and D50 preset in colour temperature.

Latest camera-linkage functions

Includes camera and lens metadata display* and a Picture and Picture function with side by side, wipe, blending, difference and auto input switching. Ideal for OnSet and live production monitoring.

*Lens metadata is supported by F65, PMW-F55, PMW-F5, PXW-FS7M2 and PXW-FS7 as well as equipment capable of SMPTE RDD18.

User presets and password protection

Secure your monitor settings for greater peace of mind. Five user presets are available. One colour temperature memory USER1 can also be password protected.

2K format display and Dual-Link HD-SDI mode

This feature offers a cost effective 2K monitoring solution, ideal for OnSet digital cinematography. In addition, a Dual-link HD-SDI input is available.

Multiple monitors firmware upgrade utility

Save your time to upgrade simultaneously your monitors through your network.
Panel Type OLED
Display Size 16.5" / 42.2 cm
Active Area 14.5 x 8.1" / 366 x 206 mm
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080
Aspect Ratio 16:09
Viewing Angle Horizontal: 178° (89/89)
Vertical: 178° (89/89)
Bit Depth / Color Support 10-Bit (1.07 Billion Colors)
Image Controls Focus Peaking, Image Flip, Screen Markers, Waveform
Video 2 x BNC (SD-SDI) Output
1 x BNC (Composite) Output
2 x BNC (SD-SDI) Input
1 x HDMI Type A Input
1 x BNC (Composite) Input
HDCP Support Yes
Audio 1 x 3.5 mm Input
1 x 3.5 mm Monitor Output
1 x 3.5 mm Headphone Output
Built-In Speaker 1 x 1 W
Power 1 x 4-Pin XLR Input
Other I/O 1 x Parallel (RJ45)
1 x Serial (RJ45)
Card Slot None
Format Support
Video Format SDI
1080p: 23.98/24/60 
1080PsF: 23.98/24 
1080i: 60 
720p: 50/60 
1080p: 23.98/24/60 
1080i: 60 
720p: 50/60 
PC Resolutions 1360 x 768
1280 x 1024
1280 x 768
640 x 480
AC Input Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz at 0.9 to 0.5 A
DC Input Power 12 to 16 VDC
Battery Type None
Power Consumption 75 W (Maximum)
60 W (Typical)
Mounting-Hole Pattern 100 x 100 mm
Operating Humidity 0 to 90%
Operating Temperature 32 to 95°F / 0 to 35°C
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C
Dimensions (W x H x D) 17.24 x 10.75 x 2.6" / 43.8 x 27.3 x 6.6 cm
17.24 x 11.89 x 6.5" / 43.8 x 30.2 x 16.5 cm, Including Stand
Weight 9.3 lb / 4.2 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight 13.25 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.9 x 11.3 x 10.5"

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      • AC Power Cord
        • AC Plug Holder
          • Detachable Handle

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