Blackmagic: OpenGear Converter - HDMI to SDI
- To be used with the OpenGear Frame
- Ideal for converting from non copy protected HDMI devices to SDI out with embedded SDI audio from the HDMI input
- Can convert HDMI video devices to SDI
- Can add SDI outputs to computers with HDMI compatibility
Each Blackmagic Design Open Gear card occupies 2 slots. (Maximum of 10 cards per OpenGear Frame)
- OpenGear Converter HDMI to SDI
SDI Video Output
Automatically matches the SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI video input.
HDMI type A in.
Multi Rate Support
Auto detection of SD, HD and Level B 3 Gb/s SDI inputs.
Updates and Configuration
Via USB 2.0 high speed. (480 Mb/s)
SDI Format Support
625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC, 1080PsF23.98, 1080PsF24, 1080PsF25, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 720p50, 720p59.94 and 720p60.
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
SDI Audio Sampling
Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24-bit.
SDI Color Precision
SDI Color Space
SDI Auto Switching
Automatically selects between SD, HD and Level B 3Gb/s SDI.
HDMI Format Support
625/25 PAL, 525/29.97 NTSC, 625/50p PAL, 525/59.94p NTSC, 1080p23.98/24, 1080i50, 1080i59.94/60, 720p50 and 720p59.94/60.
HDMI Color Space
YUV and RGB
HDMI Color Precision
HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.
Mac OS X™ and Windows™ software upgrade via USB.
Internal Software Upgrade
Via included updater application.
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,
Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan or later.
Windows 8.1 or Windows 10.
OpenGear DashBoard network control software or USB software.
0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
-20° to 45° C (-4° to 113° F)
0% to 90% non-condensing
OpenGear Converter HDMI to SDI
3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.