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Convert an HDMI input to SDI output. Convert HDMI camera outputs to SDI for longer cable lengths and professional connectivity on location. Includes SD/HD auto switching and features dual SDI outputs. Includes a built-in lithium-ion polymer rechargeable battery and external power supply.
Featuring a built-in rechargeable battery, Battery Converters are amazingly versatile and let you work on location without external power! Now you can get the highest quality 3 Gb/s SDI conversion everywhere you go. Battery Converters are available in either HDMI to SDI or SDI to HDMI models, and support a huge range of video formats up to 1080p60 HD. Each converter automatically switches between SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI standards and supports embedded SDI and HDMI audio. Battery Converters also feature a super tough design that’s perfect for outside broadcast and live events!
Battery Converters give you the freedom to work in remote locations, on outdoor sets or at live events and still get the highest quality SDI conversion. Extending HDMI cable lengths during live production is easy as you can add a Battery Converter HDMI to SDI and use long SDI cables for your cameras. Use TVs as monitors on location with a conveniently hidden Battery Converter SDI to HDMI for amazing full HD resolution monitoring! The internal battery means your video is always protected from power outages or disconnections!
The built-in lithium-ion polymer battery provides more than two hours of charge and, when you need to, you can power or recharge the unit easily from any 12V source. An LED indicates the battery charge level. The battery can be recharged while the converter is in use, so you can work continuously when connected to a power source. You get a DC power supply that includes adapters for international power sockets.
Battery Converters feature the latest 3 Gb/s SDI technology with low jitter so you can use long SDI cable lengths and maintain perfect video quality. Automatic detection of SD/HD video formats means you don’t have to waste time reconfiguring your converter, even if you change the input signal. Both Battery Converter models support embedded SDI and HDMI audio so you get perfect digital video and digital audio quality.
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|Connections||SDI Video Output: 2x SD/HD-SDI outputs automatically match the SD/HD video input.|
|HDMI: HDMI type A in.|
|Multi Rate Support: Auto detection of HD or standard definition HDMI inputs.|
|Software Updates: Via USB 2.0 high speed. (480 Mb/s)|
|HDMI: HDMI type A in.|
|Standards||SD Format Support: 525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL|
|HD Format Support: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94 and 1080p60.|
|SDI Compliance: SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 296M, ITU-R BT.656 and ITU-R BT.601.|
|SDI Video Rates: SDI video connections are switchable between standard definition and high definition.|
|SDI Video Sampling: 4:2:2|
|SDI Audio Sampling: Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.|
|SDI Color Precision: 4:2:2|
|SDI Color Space: YUV|
|SDI Auto Switching: Automatically selects between SD-SDI, HD-SDI and Level B 3 Gb/s SDI.|
|SDI Format Support: 525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94 and 1080p60.|
|HDMI Format Support: 480p60 NTSC, 576p50 PAL, 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97, 1080p30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94 and 1080p60.|
|HDMI Color Space: YUV and RGB|
|HDMI Color Precision: 4:2:2 in all formats and 4:4:4 up to 1080p29.97|
|Copy Protection: HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.|
|Video Lock Indicator||LED indicates input video signal lock.|
|Software||Internal Software Upgrade: Via included updater application.|
|Operating Systems||macOS 10.12 Sierra, macOS 10.13 High Sierra or later, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.|
|Power Requirements||Power Supply: Integrated Lithium-ion Polymer rechargeable battery. 12V-31V DC port for external battery power or use included 12V AC adapter with international socket adapters for all countries. Cable tie point.|
|Battery Information: Over 2 hours battery life. Battery charge indicator with On/Off switch to preserve battery life.|
|Power Consumption: Typically 2.3 Watts|
|Operational Voltage Range: 12 - 31 Vdc|
|Environmental Specifications||Operating Temperature: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)|
|Storage Temperature: -20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)|
|Relative Humidity: 0% to 90% non-condensing|
|What's Included||Battery Converter HDMI to SDI|
|12V AC adapter with international socket adapters for all countries.|
|Warranty||12 Months Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.|
*Specifications Correct at time of Publication