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Decimator 2

  • Vendor: Decimator
  • Product Type: Converters

This converter is given the namesake of the Decimator company for a reason, it packs a powerful punch into such a small unit. Features include:

  • Auto detects 3G, HD or SD (26 Formats in total) and can handle switching of synchronous sources
  • Simultaneous scaling on both the HDMI and Composite outputs with a maximum delay of 1 input frame
  • HDMI output with optional full scaling and aspect ratio conversion.
  • Down-converted Composite output
    • NTSC or PAL is selectable for 3G/HD inputs
    • SD will be passed unchanged.
    • Low latency 3G/HD to SD Down-conversion with ARC (Aspect Ratio Conversion) of either: i) 16:9 to 16:9 Anamorphic ii) 16:9 to 4:3 Le erbox iii) 16:9 to 4:3 Centre Cut (Crop to 4:3)
    • Full 10-bit data path and multipoint interpolation
    • 16 times over-sampling for Composite Output
  • Passes EIA-708/608 Closed Captions to the Composite Output
  • Full 16-Channel Audio metering displayed on the HDMI output with:
    • Any of the 4 audio groups individually selectable
    • Vertical or Horizontal Bars
    • AES/EBU, VU, Extended VU, BBC, EBU, DIN and NORDIC Scales
    • Bar & Float, Bar only or Float only
    • Transparency adjustment
    • Separate Bar and Float Ballis cs control
    • Adjustable Reference level
    • Red, Yellow and Green Range adjustment
    • Bar thickness adjustment
    • Margin adjustment
  • De-Embedded Analogue Audio is output on 2 x RCA connectors at -10dBu = -20dBFS. •
  • G/HD/SD-SDI Ac ve Loop-Through Output

The following items are included with the unit:

  • Power Supply
  • HDMI Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Mounting Bracket

You can find out more about the Decimator 2 over at the Decimator website

VIDEO FORMATS 3G:SMPTE 424M@2.97 and 2.967Gb/s
• 1080p@60/59.94/50Hz
HD:SMPTE 292M/274M/296M@1.485 and 1.435Gb/s
• 1080i@60/59.94/50Hz
• 1080p/psf@30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
• 720p@60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
SD:SMPTE 259M@270Mb/s
• 625i50
• 525i59.94
INPUTS (3G/HD/SD)-SDI 10-bit
Conditional Maximum Equalization cable length of 400M for
SDI, 200M for HD-SDI and 100M 3G-SDI using Belden 1694A
Signal Lock
POWER +5V to +24V DC, ~5 Watts
Positive Centre Pin
SD Pedestal
Crop 16:9 to 4:3
16:9 or 4:3 Aspect Selection
Stereo Pair selection for RCA Analogue Audio
HDMI Output format select
1 x (3G/HD/SD)-SDI Active Loop-Through
2 x RCA for De-embedded Analogue Audio (20dBFS=-10dBu)
DIMENSIONS 90mm x 71mm x 23mm (3.5” x 2.8” x 0.9”)

*Specifications correct at time of publication