TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U


The TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U industrial 17 inch LCD monitor offers a 1280 x 1024 resolution with a 5:4 aspect ratio and is often called a square monitor. This LCD monitor is equipped with panels offering up to 300 nits of brightness making it ideal for use with analog cameras, BNC cameras, and many legacy machine vision systems. The TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U is built with true industrial-grade components for long-term reliability. Receiving the TRU-Tuff treatment this LCD monitor includes RTV silicone on all connections and critical components.  Additionally, all wires are dressed, tie-wrapped, and secured with ThreadLocks on all screws to ensure they remain secure resulting in a rugged, dependable monitor you can rely on. The TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U also provides a brighter-than-normal display, with 300 nits brightness. The result is crisp, vibrant video images. This TRU-Vu industrial LCD monitor is specifically designed for use in demanding industrial, commercial,  and A/V applications. By utilizes industrial-grade components and high-end LCD panels not found in retail or consumer-grade monitors, TRU-Vu ensures superior image quality, improved performance, and greater durability. The VM-17U industrial 17″ LCD monitor offers a variety of video inputs and is available in standard, open frame, rack mount, panel mount, NEMA/IP waterproof, and touch screen configurations. An extensive list of available OEM options enables you to customize a solution to your specific needs.

TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U Features

  • 17” 4:3 Aspect Ratio Monitor
  • 1280 x 1024 Resolution (SXGA)
  • TRU-Tuff Ensures Maximum Shock & Vibration Resistance
  • Video Inputs: VGA, S-Video, DVI, HDMI, Composite (BNC Loop-Thru); NTSC/PAL
  • Auto Re-Start After Power Loss with Lockable On-Screen Display (OSD) Controls
  • Can Be Customized to Meet Your Needs
  • 3-Year Warranty


The TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U 17 inch monitor is deployed in many industries and applications. This includes manufacturing plants, machine vision inspection systems, and food and beverage plants. The VM-17U can also be found in surveillance systems, specialty vehicles, and museums. TRU-Vu monitors VM-17U is backed by a full 3-year warranty ensuring you many years of reliable service.

Available Accessories & Options

  • 90-240 VAC Power Supply
  • Tabletop Stand (Except VM-17C-36)
  • VGA Cable
  • S-Video Cable (VM-17ABS Only)
  • Audio Cable (3.5mm to RCA Stereo)
  • Waterproof Enclosure
  • Protective/Anti-Reflective Glass
  • Touch Screen
  • Rack Mount Bracket MB-Rack-17
  • Open-Frame Configuration
  • Private Label
  • Guaranteed Defect-Free LCD Panel
  • Other Customer – Specific Modifications

Product Specifications

TRU-Vu Standard Brightness
TRU-Vu Monitors VM-17U