Runco PlasmaWall™ SP-50DHD/SP-50DHDxa

Runco SP-50DHD Plasma Display

The SP-50DHD is state-of-the-art High Definition flat-panel plasma display monitor designed specifically for outstanding performance in a wide variety of environments. This new plasma monitor offers Runco picture quality superior to that found in "mass market" name brand plasma displays.

This product has been skillfully engineered for the finest video performance. The advanced design accommodates custom installation and every day operation with ease. At 4 inches thin it can be wall-mounted or used with a table top stand.

This 50-inch widescreen boasts High Definition resolution of 1365 x 768 with a 16:9 aspect ratio. The included DVI inputs enable a pure digital signal path for optimum image quality and compatibility with todays newest sources.

The SP-50DHD includes Runco's renowned DHD controller. Simplified installation is made possible with all inputs going to the rack mountable DHD controller and only one video and one control connection between the Controller and the display. Additionally, the DHD Controller allows advanced image quality adjustments, resulting in the most accurately calibrated image a plasma display could have.

For their customers in high altitude regions they also offer the SP-50DHD in an “xa” version (eg. SP-50DHDxa) with industry leading high altitude capability to over 9000 ft. MSL. They are identical in all other respects, sharing features and specifications with the standard altitude models.


Native Resolution: 1365 x 768
Screen Size: 50 in. (diagonal)
Screen Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Available Aspect Ratios: See DHD Controller Specs
Image Area (W x H inches) 43.45 x 24.40
DTV Compatibility: 480p, 720p, 1080i
Contrast Ratio: 1000:1
ISF Settings: Yes
Data/Graphics Compatibility: 640 x 400 to 1600 x 1200

Inputs (from DHD Controller): (1) RGB/Component (15-pin D-sub) (1) DVI with HDCP

(1) RS-232 (9-pin D-sub female)
Power Requirements: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption: 377 W (10 watts in standby), maximum
Operating Environment: 40°– 95º F (5º– 35ºC), 20 – 80% Humidity (non-condensing)

Altitude = up to 6,000 feet (1,828m)

(xa) Model = up to 9,000 feet (2,743m)
Dimensions: (without stand) Width: 49 1/4 in. (1251.00 mm) Depth: 4 1/8 in. (105.00 mm) Height: 30 in. (762.00 mm) Weight: 94.20 lbs. (42.73 kg)
Regulatory Approvals: Complies with FCC class B
Limited Warranty: (3) Three years parts and labor (not including plasma glass panel) from the date of delivery to the end user.

(1) One year parts and labor on the plasma glass panel from the date of delivery to the end user.


DHD Controller Specifications

Aspect Ratios: 4:3, 16:9, Letterbox, VirtualWide™
and Cinema
Video Standards: NTSC, PAL, ATSC
Output Resolution: SP Models: 768P
XP Models: 1080P
Output: SP Models: (1) HD - R (Pr), G (Y), B
(Pb), H, V; (1) DVI w/HDCP
XP Models: (1) HDMI w/HDCP
Inputs: (1) Composite; (2) S-Video; (1) Component;
(2) HD - R (Pr), G (Y), B (Pb),
H, V; (2) DVI w/HDCP (on XP models
(2) HDMI w/HDCP)
Communications Control Ports: Discrete infrared remote
(1) RS-232 9 pin connector
Screen Trigger/Masking Output: (3) +12 VDC, each rated at 750 mA
and thermal fuse-protected
Bandwidth: 150 Mega Samples/Second (MSPS)
Power Requirements: 100 – 240V AC (auto sensing)
50/60 Hz, 160W
Operating Environment: 41°– 95° F, (5° – 35° C),
0% – 90% Humidity
(w/out feet)
Width: 17 1/2 in. (444.50 mm),
Depth: 11 3/16 in. (284.10 mm),
Height: 3 3/4 in. (95.25 mm),
Weight: 13 lbs. (5.9 kg)
Included Accessories: Rack mounting brackets
Regulatory Approvals: Complies with FCC, CE, C-Tick
Limited Warranty: (2) Two years parts and labor from
the date of delivery to the end user