VK7  |  VK7 | 7" HDMI Field Monitor w/ Loop Out

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Model: VK7
  • 1024 x 600 resolution
  • Looping HDMI, Component, and Composite I/O
  • RGB Adjust
  • Image Mirror/Flip
  • Tally system
  • DSLR scaling
Video Inputs
  • HDMI
  • Component
  • Composite


Evolution you need, at a price you can Afford…

On Camera Monitors must always evolve in order to deliver your vision! For your vision today and in the future, the new ikan VK7 is a prime example of evolution in progress. The VK7, with its sleek, lightweight design, has an impressive list of features, and is priced for today’s budgets. The new VK7 has HDMI in and HDMI out, in addition to the VK7 has a tally light system for optimal versatility. If you throw in the newest feature of the VK7 which is DSLR Scaling, and put it at price of $499.00, you have an affordable and diverse solution for your on-camera monitor needs within the VK7 itself.

The VK7 has False Color, Adjustable Over & Under Luminance Warnings, clip guides, and various color temperature presets. The VK7 is a highly versatile professional monitor at the low low price you need. The VK7 has switchable 16:9 and 4:3 safe areas, the VK7 will accept inputs from 480i/p, 576i/p, 720p, 1080i/p sources. The power solutions for the VK7 are as diverse as the monitor itself, with your choice of a Sony L, Pansonic D54, Canon 900, and Canon E6 series battery plate. Power solutions for the professional are using the Gold Mount and V-Mount plates, they are just an optional plate away.




The VK7 is equipped with Monochrome Peaking features which highlight the desired focus area in a bright, red outline. The operator adjusts the focus control until the red indicator outlines on the desired area are razor sharp, indicating optimal focus. For the best results, be sure the subject is properly exposed.

  VK7 Peaking  

DSLR Scaling

The DSLR Scaling function will allow users to extend their DSLR camera’s HDMI video output any option of four – Normal, 3:2, 16:9 or Full Screen – convenience made simple.

  VK7 DSLR Scaling  

False Color

The False Color feature utilizes a full spectrum of assigned color indicators, ensuring flawless shot exposure. As the camera Iris is adjusted, the subject of the image will change color based on specific brightness values indicating optimal exposure.



Adjustable Under Exposure & Over Exposure Warning

As an additional tool associated with the VK7’s False Color feature, ikan’s exclusive Adjustable Under Exposure and Over Exposed Waning feature gives the operator full control of the VK7 False Color brightness values. By setting the preferred IRE exposure limits, the operator is warned when the image exposure is exceeding or falling under the preset IRE limit, providing customizable, full image exposure control.


Clip Guides

The VK7 offers adjustable upper Clip Guide levels to accurately display overexposed images in any shooting condition. The operator simply assigns the upper IRE to their preference and any exposure over the set IRE limit will flash in a vivid purple, indicating only the over exposed area.



AC Adapter
DV Battery Plate (BP5-S, BP5-P, BP5-C Or BP5-E6)
Shoe Mount (SM103)
VK7 Monitor

Diagonal (inch): 7Resolution: 1024 x 600
LCD Brightness: 350 NITViewing angles: 140(H) 110 (V)
Operating Volts: DC 7 to 24VDimensions: 5.5"H x 7.2"W x 1.2"D
Weight : 1.2Power Consumption: 7 Watt
Shipping Weight: 2.2Inputs: HDMI, Component, Composite
Video Outputs: HDMI, Component, Composite

Essential Accessories
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Model: ELE-MS-S
  • Holds Your Monitor Securely
  • Mounting Holes for Receivers or Other Accessories
  • Durable, Comfortable Rubber Grips
  • Lightweight, Strong Aluminum Components
Sun Hoods

Sunhood For 7" Monitors For VX7/VK7/VK7I/VX7E/VX7I
Batteries & Power

Sony Compatible Battery Charger

Canon DV900 Compatible Battery Charger

Battery Charging System
Included Option

Panasonic Compatible Battery Charger

Canon Compatible Battery

ikan's Canon "900" Series Style Ultra-High Capacity Battery

Canon LP-E6 Compatible Battery

Panasonic Compatible Battery

Sony "L" Series Compatible Ultra-High Capacity Battery

Sony L-Series NP-F970 Compatible Battery

ikan "BP-U" Type Ultra-High Capacity Battery

ikan "BP-U" Type Ultra-High Capacity Battery

AB Mount Pro Power System

V-Mount Portable Pro Power System

Universal Grip

  • AC Adapter
  • DV Battery Plate (BP5-S, BP5-P, BP5-C Or BP5-E6)
  • Shoe Mount (SM103)
  • VK7 Monitor
(BP5-C) Canon "900" Series Battery Plate
(BP5-E6) Canon 5D, 7D & 60D Battery Plate
(BP5-P) Panasonic "D54" Series Battery Plate
(BP5-S) Sony "L" Series Battery Plate
(VXPBK-A) VX Series Battery Kit/Anton Bauer
(VXPBK-S) VX Series Battery Kit/Sony