Multi-Viewer with Simple Matrix Switcher for Convenient Video Monitoring

Multi-Viewer with Simple Matrix Switcher for Convenient Video Monitoring

Easily monitor and distribute input sources.
View all sources on a single HD display.

  • - 12 composite video inputs (SD)
  • - HDMI/RGB video outputs for multi-viewer (HD)
  • - 4 multi-viewer layouts (Divide the screen in 4, 9, 10 and 12)
  • - Parameters and input select can be controlled using a mouse
  • - Controllable via Ethernet, RS-232C and MIDI
  • - Displays channel selection on monitor using V-LINK
Relevant product
Video Equipment


Quick setup and operation with a mouse. Rearrange screen structure with
simple drag and drop motion. Select video source with a click of the mouse.

*Setup MENU also supports mouse operation.


Using the built-in Matrix Switcher function, 12 video sources are
assignable to 4 different outputs. Use as a simple switcher.


There are four layout patterns to choose from. Aspect ratios,
background color and source names can be selected from
the MENU.


Four display setups can be saved and recalled from the 4 front panel memory buttons.
In addition, the MVS-12 can be controlled from a PC via LAN or RS-232C.


Multi-viewer and Matrix switcher function enables system expansion.

Monitoring for Switcher

The MVS-12 is a perfect companion for the LVS-800 allowing you to preview
all monitor outputs. Using a MIDI connection the PGM/PVM video source is
displayed and indicated by a red frame and green frame (tally).

Monitoring for Video Installation

Video sources can be distributed to up to four different locations.

Expansion of SD Inputs

The Matrix Switcher function enables the V-1600HD mixer to access
additional SD inputs. By connecting a MIDI cable and using the V-LINK
function, the V-1600HD can directly select any video source from the


Video Format

1920 x 1080 (60 / 50 Hz), 1680 x 1050 (60 / 75 Hz),
1600 x 900 (60 / 75 Hz), 1440 x 900 (60 / 75 Hz),
1280 x 1024 (60 / 75 Hz), 1280 x 720 (60 / 50 Hz),
1024 x 768 (60 / 75 Hz) (Progressive Scan)

Sampling Rate

4:2:2 (Y:B-Y:R-Y), 8-bit, 13.5 MHz (ITU-R BT.601)

Input / Output Level and Impedance

1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms
0.7 Vp-p, 75 ohms (H, V : 5V TTL)


Video Input
Composite: BNC type x 12 jacks
Output Connectors
Composite (for MATRIX OUT): BNC type x 4 jacks
Composite (for MATRIX OUT Preview): BNC type x 1 jack
HDMI (for MULTI-OUT, MENU) x 1 jack
PC-RGB (for MULTI-OUT, MENU): D-Sub 15pin type x 1 jack

Other Connectors

Ethernet 10 / 100Base-Tx RJ45 type x 1 jack
RS-232C DB-9 type x 1 jack
MIDI IN 5-pin DIN type x 1 jack
MIDI OUT / THRU 5-pin DIN type x 1 jack
Mouse PS/2 type *Not bundled.

Power Supply

AC Adaptor (Accessory)

Current Draw

2 A

Size and Weight

Width (W)
481 mm18-15/16 inches
Depth (D)
320 mm12-5/8 inches
Height (H)
44 mm1-3/4 inches
3.0 kg6 lbs. 10 oz.

[MONITOR] XGA (1024x768 pixels) or greater, HDMI or Analog RGB input is required.

[HDMI OUTPUT Connection] Audio is not supported. HDMI version is 1.2. Supports EDID when the setup is AUTO.

[RGB OUTPUT Connection] Manual pixel rate setup is needed.

[Aspect Ratio] In MULTI-OUT, display aspect and each input aspects can be adjusted individually. MATRIX OUTPUT has no aspect adjustment function.

[Switching] An mixed image before and after switching may appear on MATRIX Output at switching.

All specifications and appearances are subject to change.


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