VL7-DK: VL7 Field Monitor Deluxe Kit

VL7 Field Monitor Deluxe Kit

Model: VL7-DK
  • VL7 HD Monitor
  • Hard Case
  • DV Battery, Battery Charger & BP2T Battery Plate
  • Shoe Mount, AC Adapter
  • Composite Cables
Video Inputs
  • HDMI
  • Composite


A Simple On-Camera Solution!

For those in need of a high quality, cost effective entry level high definition monitor, ikan proudly introduces the VL7. Equipped with 1 HDMI and 2 composite inputs, ikan’s VL7 will exceed the expectations of even the most demanding users. This 7” monitor, with ikan’s new peaking feature, boasts a resolution of 800x480 with switchable 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratios. The VL7 is powered by ikan’s provided BP2T DV battery plate for use with your choice of Sony, Canon, or Panasonic style batteries. The new VL7, a complete out-of-the-box self powered HDSLR field monitoring solution… from ikan.


Get the Kit

The VL7 Deluxe Kit has everything you need in a field ready, on-camera solution kit including: the VL7 monitor, hard carrying case, BP2T battery plate, a battery charger and your choice of either the Sony L, Sony BP-U, Canon 900, or Panasonic D54 series battery. Also included is an A/C adapter, 2 composite video cables and camera shoe mount.




It's all business!

With it’s single HDMI input, two composite connections, switchable 16:9 / 4:3 aspect ratios and peaking function, the VL7 is everything you need and nothing that you don't.

The VL7 is one of the most affordable, no-nonsense 7” HD monitors on the market, giving you the ability to stretch your production budget even farther.



The VL7 is equipped with both Monochrome and Color Peaking features which highlight the desired focus area in a bright, SILVER outline. The operator adjusts the focus control until the SILVER indicator outlines on the desired area are razor sharp, indicating optimal focus. For the best results, be sure the subject is properly exposed.




AC Adapter
BP2T DV Battery Plate
Composite Cables (2)
DV Battery
DV Battery Charger
Metal Case
Camera Shoe Mount v.3 (SM-103)

Contrast Ratio:500:1
Diagonal (inch):7
Dimensions:12.25" x 7.25" x 2.75"
HDMI Input:Yes
Inputs:HDMI, Composite
LCD Brightness:400cd/m2
Resolution:800 x 480
Shipping Weight:3.2
Weight :2.2


Sunhood for VH7e and VL7
Cables & Adapters

Single Input/Dual Output Passive HDMI Splitter

by Carl Mrozek

"It provided me with a tool for achieving perfect focus, as well as perfect framing at camera angles that would otherwise make such framing impossible without extreme difficulty and great expenditure of time."

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by Tony Reale

"In this week's episode, we review the new ikan VL7 monitor and show you the gear we will be using to cover NAB 2011, including the new Canon XA10."

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