SmallHD User Guide

703 UltraBright Quick Start Guide

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A: Thumbstick

F: Bi-Directional SDI In/Out

K: HDMI Input

B: Power/Back Button

G: Headphone Jack

L: HDMI Output

C: Assignable Function Button

H: Data

M: SD Card Slot

D: Optically Bonded Gorilla Glass

I: 12v 2-Pin LEMO

N: 2-pin LEMO Pass-Through

E: SDI Input

J: 8-pin Power Connector

O: 1/4”-20 Mounting Points 


Connect power to the 703 UltraBright monitor using a Gold, V-Mount, or L-Series style battery (depending on bracket type), then follow the on-screen instructions to complete the startup process. 


  • Video signals via HDMI up to 4Kp30
  • Video signals via SDI up to 1080p60


The PageOS 4 interface allows users to configure and assign specific image analyzing tools and/ or features to up to eight customizable pages. Users can access those tools by navigating to the corresponding page on the monitor, instead of enabling or disabling features individually. 

General Layout

Pages View
The ‘Pages View’ offers a zoomed-out perspective of all configured pages, allowing organization and naming to ensure the most efficient overall setup. 

Adjust a wide range of global monitor settings.

The Dashboard provides access to the most commonly-used settings such as Input, Volume and Backlight. The Dashboard can be disabled via Full Settings > Dashboard.

Basic Navigation


PageOS has an easy to navigate interface that allows users to build customizable workspaces referred to as Pages.

  • Use the thumbstick to move left and right between custom pages
  • Press the thumbstick to make a selection
  • Press the back button to return to the previous screen
  • Press and hold the custom function buttons to reassign functionality
  • Move the thumbstick UP to engage pixel zoom. Press the thumbstick IN to move around the image. Press the back button to return to normal view.

Adding New Pages
To create a new page from either a fresh workspace, a template, or a specific utility, navigate to the right-hand side of the Pages View. 

Add New Tool to a Page
Tap your screen while on any page to reveal the toolbar. Press the plus sign that appears on the left side of the page. Select the tool you want added to that page. 

Activating Tools
Tap your screen while on any page to reveal the toolbar. Then select the tool you want to activate. To adjust the custom settings of that tool press the arrow that appears next to the name of the tool. 

Settings: Feed

Input Config
Select an input to display its image -- configure a source to unlock log conversions into HDR and SDR color spaces. 

Color Pipe
Follow the Wizard instructions to assign and configure color space and curve transformations, to enable HDR and SDR from incoming log-based sources. 

Settings: Display

Select a backlight level that suits your viewing environment to maximize contrast and viewability. 

Calibration ensures chrominance and luminance accuracy that can be relied upon for critical color decisions.

Apply sharpening to the video data, if desired 

Settings: Control

Adjust the audio output level for the headphone jack and/or monitor speaker. 

Image Rotate
Image Rotate options enable upside-down mounting - or enable Mirroring for when the monitor must face the subject. 

These options control how interlaced footage is displayed. 

Settings: Capture

Image Capture
Configure the Image Capture tool to help facilitate shot matching or for automatic thumbnail creation upon pressing Record. (Note: SD card must be inserted into the monitor to perform an image capture). 

Image Gallery
Browse the Image Gallery to review the images on your removable media. 

Settings: Interface

Pixel Zoom
Configure the default zoom levels for Pixel Zoom to ‘punch in’ to a desired amount when spot checking a particular shot. 

Status Display
Enable and configure the Status Display to get info on various monitoring-related data such as battery life and frames per second.

UI Lock
Once enabled, pressing and holding on the touchscreen for five seconds will lock the UI. Repeating the process will unlock the UI. 

Change the language of the internal menu system. 

Settings: User

Enable a customizable backdrop for when the monitor is not displaying a signal. 

Monitor ID
Set a custom name for your monitor, to make it more easily recognizable. 

Date Time
Setting the correct Date & Time will ensure that captured images get an accurate timestamp. 

Power-related options such as auto recovery. 

Save or load the entire monitor’s configuration to an SD card, great for keeping consistent settings across several monitors. 

Settings: System

Firmware can be updated by inserting an SD card with a compatible update file. 

Factory Reset
Reset the monitor settings to its original factory settings, with the option to clear registration and calibration. 


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