New Hi-Res flat-panel security monitors from Bosch

Product Profile

With their ergonomic, compact and aesthetically pleasing design, Bosch’s new MON150CL and MON170CL colour LCD flat-panel monitors are ideal for virtually any security application.

The MON150CL features a 15-inch 1024 x 768 pixel TFT Active Matrix LCD panel and has a resolution of 450 TV lines, while the MON170CL features a 17-inch 1280 x 1024 pixel TFT Active Matrix panel and a resolution of 500 TV lines.  This high resolution combined with slim outline – 64 mm for the MON150CL and 48 mm for the MON170CL – makes these monitors the top choice for large-screen, space-limited applications.  The LCD design uses long-life fluorescent backlights that eliminate the brightness degradation associated with aging CRT-type monitors.  Moreover, without the annoying flicker of CRT monitors, they can be used for longer periods with little or no eyestrain.  The monitors also consume 50% less power than conventional CRT monitors.

Each monitor features inputs for composite video, audio, and Y/C – and an analog VGA input to accommodate the use of PCs and digital video devices in security applications.  Adjusting display parameters is easy with the user-friendly on-screen menus (available in several languages) and front-panel controls.

Their versatile design allows the monitors to automatically accept PAL and NTSC signal formats, and power supply voltages from 100 to 240 V AC.  The units can, moreover be viewed in a variety of positions because of their wide range of viewing angles: 120 degrees horizontal and 100 degrees vertical for the MON150CL and 140 degrees horizontal and 130 degrees vertical for the MON170CL.
  • High-resolution
  • Compact, slim design
  • Composite video, audio and Y/C inputs, plus analog VGA input
  • Low power consumption – less than 50% of CRT monitors
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Technical Specification

Make Bosch
Manufacturer Bosch Security Systems
Model code MON170CL
Monitor Type TFT LCD
Effective Screen Size Inches 17
Colour Type Colour
Resolution TVL 500
Signal Mode PAL/NTSC
Touchscreen Yes
Dimensions mm 372 x 386 x 170
Front Controls Front Controls
Video Input 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ohm
Environmental Specifications Operating Humidity %: 0 ~ 95
Operating Temperature oC: 0 ~ 40
Video Input Connectors 1 x BNC
Electrical Specifications Power Consumption: 36 W
Voltage: 100 ~ 240 V AC
Weight kg 3.8
Additional info The MON170CL is a high resolution, high performance liquid crystal display (LCD) video display monitor. Available in an ergonomic, aesthetically pleasing design, this state-of-the-art monitor includes a 43 cm (17 in.) color thin film transistor (TFT) active matrix 1280 x 1024 pixel LCD panel.  Designed for the CCTV security marketplace, the MON170CL Monitor includes inputs for composite video, audio, and Y/C.
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