Display Measurement System Comparison

Westar offers a broad range of display optical measurement systems for your application. Whether you need to test cell phone displays, LCD monitors, or large screen flat panel TVs, we have a solution designed to meet your display performance measurement needs.

Specifications FPM H Series
FPM F Series FPM V Series FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Display FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Max Display Diagonal 500: 17"
510: 30"
520: 48"
530: 72"
520-FO: 67"
530-FO: 84"
  540-FO: 110"
   305: 27"
505W: 27"
19" 17" 9"
System FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Light safe Enclosed No No Yes Yes Yes Yes
System Orientation Horizontal Horizontal Vertical Vertical Vertical Vertical
Test Capabilities FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Viewing Angle Tests Yes Yes 305: Optional
505W: Yes
Yes Optional No
Reflection Tests Optional Optional No Yes No Optional
Thermal Tests No No No Yes No No
Standard Tests
(see note 1)
Test Capabilities depend on options selected: Supported tests include: Center Screen Luminance, Center Screen Color, CIE Chromaticity, Correlated Color Temperature, Color Gamut and %NTSC, Luminance Uniformity, Contrast Ratio Uniformity, Color Uniformity, Contrast Ratio, Gamma, Luminance vs Viewing Angle, Contrast Ratio vs Viewing Angle, Color vs. Viewing Angle, Image Retention, Warm-up time, Shadowing (Cross Talk), Gray Level Response Time, Flicker, Reflection Testing, Contact Us for comprehensive list of tests Luminance, Contrast, Color, Color Gamut, Gamma, Cross Talk, Uniformity, Response Time, Flicker, Optional voltage and current, Optional Viewing Angle (PanelTest Only), Contact Us for comprehensive list of tests
Custom Tests Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Optical Instruments FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Max No. of Instruments 4 3 3 2 4 3
Instruments Included Select your own instruments. The FPM can be configured with instruments from the list below Fiber-coupled spectrometer included. Select up to two additional direct view instruments Select your own instruments. The FPM can be configured with instruments from the list below Spectrometer Spectrometer
TRD-200
CCD
Spectrometer
TRD-100
CCD
Instruments Optional Instruments from Westar, Topcon, Minolta, Photo Research, BW-Tek, Optronic Laboratories TRD-200 Viewing Angle Probe No
Display Drive FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
LCD Tester Select your own LCD Tester or Test Pattern Generator. The FPM supports Westar T-Drive I, T-Drive II, T-Drive III, T-Drive SD-100, Astro VG, Quantum Data QD Series, or support custom drive equipment via serial interface T-Drive SD-100 Included T-Drive SD-100 Included
Controller FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Controller PC Included Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Software Westar ViewPoint (Manual Control Interface)
NI TestStand (Automated Test Sequencer)
PanelTest QuickTest
More Info FPM-5X0 FPM-5X0-FO FPM-30X, FPM-50X FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+
Link to Product Page FPM H Series FPM F Series FPM V Series FPM-505R PanelTest QuickTest II+

Notes

  1. List not exhaustive.  Test capabilities vary based on system configuration and are dependent on options such as the optical instrument, test pattern generator, and baseline system.