You can completely trust the 85" Class (85 / " diagonal) PN-HM851 monitors to get your message out there. What sets these products apart is a built-in system-on-a-chip (SoC) controller that allows it to deliver digital signage straight out of the box. Daily operation is a breeze, thanks to on-board content distribution software. Also, SHARP e-Signage S allows you to create and manage professional-grade content. And optional upgrades give the monitors even more flexibility to interact with external devices. It all adds up to a powerful signage solution that’s built to engage.
Out-of-the-Box Digital Signage Solution
Built-in SoC (System on a Chip)
The PN-HM851 displays have a powerful integrated SoC controller driven by an Arm® Cortex® hexa-core processor. The SoC comes with 4 GB of memory, 32 GB of storage and integrated Android™ OS (7.1). These monitors are ready to display signage right out of the box.
Support for H.265/HEVC
PN-HM851 monitors support not only H.264/AVC but also H.265/HEVC. The latter is a next-generation high-efficiency video codec that reduces the communication burden during videotransmission. Your content takes on a new level of depth and presence, thanks to the sheer scale and precision of these screens.
SHARP Open Architecture Platform
This platform allows third-party so ware developers to createcustom signage applications. This opens up rich possibilities for digital signage in retail, office and other settings. Certification under The Google® Compatibility Test Suite (CTS) assures compatibility with third-party Android™ apps.
The PN-HM851 displays support high-speed wireless LAN and feature built-in Bluetooth® connectivity. This lets you deliver content—and connect equipment—wirelessly.
Ready for Versatile Signage Support
Autoplay with Media Player
Displaying still images or videos as signage content couldn’t be easier. When the monitor is powered on, the built-in media player automatically starts playing content stored in internal storage or on a USB memory device or microSD card. A simple schedule function allows you to pre-register seven patterns for when to start/stop the content playback. In a slideshow, you can add visual effects between the still images. You can also make playlists that combine still images and videos. The PN-HM851 displays let you enjoy the benefits of simple digital signage without any extra software, special skills, or even a PC.
The PN-HM851 displays feature a pre-installed HTML5 browser on the SoC as well as built-in support for Bluetooth and a high-speed wireless LAN. This makes it easy to show web content on the monitor as signage content.
SHARP Content Distributor
This software makes it easy to update the content to be displayed on multiple LCD monitors. Through simple and intuitive PC operation, you can schedule what content gets distributed, when it gets delivered, and which monitors show it. Take advantage of a convenient signage solution that lets you distribute content in a timely manner to multiple monitors.
Flexibility and Expandability
Superb 4K LCD Panel
The PN-HM851 displays supports 4K Ultra-HD (3,840 × 2,160-pixel) resolution and is equipped with a variety of inputs tosupport up to 4K60p playback. These monitors can express all the detail and visual impact of your selected content. A brightness of 500 cd/m2 supports them in their digital signage functions
The PN-HM851 displays are designed for easy installation. You can install them in a landscape or portrait orientation or even face up. And you can tilt it too—either backwardup to 90 degrees or forward up to 20 degrees. Such flexibility gives you more freedom to meet today’s demanding signage needs.
24-Hour Daily Operation
The PN-HM851 displays can run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Whether in an office, retail, or other location, you’ll get ultra-reliable daily performance. .
DisplayPort™ Daisy Chain
Up to four PN-HM851 monitors can be set up in a daisy chain configuration by connecting their DisplayPort terminals. This lets you display the same content simultaneously on all screens.
HDBaseT™ Receiver Board (PN-ZB03H) (Option)
HDMI™ video*1/audio and control signals can be received via a single LAN cable*2 from up to 100 meters away. Compatibility with HDBaseT 2.0 allows you to remotely operate a PC from a USB deviceconnected to this board*3.
*1 Video signals up to 4K30p can be transferred.
*2 Category 6 or higher shielded cable (available commercially).
*3 Requires an HDBaseT 2.0-compatible transmitter (available commercially). Not all USB devices are supported.
Wireless Board (PN-ZB03W) (Option)
This allows up to 10 devices—including Mac® or Windows® computers, smartphones, and tablets—to be connected simultaneously to the monitor without any cable hassles. Input from four devices can be displayed in a 2 × 2 split screen, with images displayed at up to 1080p resolution. Enabling such wireless collaboration is a great way toenhance productivity in work or educational environments.
SHARP e-Signage S
This versatile signage software provides total support for creating, scheduling, distributing and managing a wide range of signage programs on Sharp LCD monitors in a variety of locations. You can make and edit signage programs easily through simple drag-and-drop operation. In addition to laying out diverse content, you can create display schedules and monitor the operational status of designated LCD monitors. The PN-HM851 displays come bundled with the Standalone Edition of SHARP e-Signage S. It also includes a signage player pre-installed on the integrated Android OS.