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Now you can convert 6G-SDI to Optical Fiber, and Optical Fiber to 6G-SDI simultaneously. Mini Converter Optical Fiber automatically switches between any SD, HD and UltraHD video standards and each direction can be completely independent.
Highest Quality Processing
With the highest quality video processing, Mini Converters are ideal for all broadcast, post production and professional AV applications. Multiple internal power supplies ensure incredibly low noise levels when moving between analog and digital video formats. Specific models include up/down/cross conversion that lets you move easily between PAL and NTSC SD video standards and the high number of HD formats in 720 and 1080 horizontal resolutions.
|SDI Video Input||Auto-switchable between SD, HD and 6G-SDI.|
|AES/EBU Digital Audio||None|
|Optical Fiber Video Input||1 x 10 bit SD/HD/6G-SDI switchable.|
|Optical Fiber Video Output||1 x 10 bit SD/HD/6G-SDI switchable.|
|Optical Fiber Audio Input||16 channel embedded.|
|Optical Fiber Audio Output||16 channel embedded.|
|Multi Rate Support||Auto detection of SD, HD or 6G-SDI.|
|Updates and Configuration||None|
|SD Format Support||525/29.97 NTSC, 625/25 PAL|
|HD Format Support|
|720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i50, 1080i59.94, 1080i60, 1080p23.98, 1080PsF23.98, 1080p24, 1080PsF24, 1080p25, 1080PsF25,|
|1080p29.97, 1080PsF29.97, 1080p30, 1080PsF30, 1080p50, 1080p59.94, 1080p60|
|2K Format Support||2048x1080p23.98, 2048x1080p24, 2048x1080p25, 2048x1080PsF23.98, 2048x1080PsF24, 2048x1080PsF25|
|4K Format Support||3840x2160p23.98, 3840x2160p24, 3840x2160p25, 3840x2160p29.97, 3840x2160p30, 4096x2160p24|
|SDI Compliance||SMPTE 259M, SMPTE 292M, SMPTE 296M, ITU-R BT.656, ITU-R BT.601 and SMPTE 297M for Optical Fiber SDI.|
|SDI Video Rates||SDI video connections are switchable between standard definition, high definition and 6G-SDI|
|SDI Video Sampling||4:2:2 and 4:4:4|
|SDI Audio Sampling||Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz and 24 bit.|
|SDI Color Precision||4:2:2 and 4:4:4|
|SDI Color Space||YUV and RGB|
|SDI Auto Switching||Automatically detects SD, HD or 6G-SDI.|
|Analog Format Support||None|
|Analog Color Space||None|
|Analog Color Precision||None|
|Internal Software Upgrade||Via included updater application.|
|Power Supply||+12V universal power supply included with international socket adapters for all countries. Cable tie point.|
|Power Consumption||3.84 Watts|
|Operational Voltage Range||12V - 30V DC|
|Product Warranty||3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.|
Easy settings control
Changing Mini Converter's built-in mini switch settings is as easy as using a pen! This is great when you need to change settings quickly as there are no complicated menus to navigate! You can also control settings using the included Converter Utility software. Connect a Mini Converter to any Mac OS X or Windows based laptop or desktop computer! All models can be updated via USB 2.0 by simply downloading software upgrades directly from the Blackmagic Design website.
Build your SDI studio with the world's most advanced converters
Mini Converters are the world's most advanced and easy-to-use SDI converters. Built with the highest quality components and connectors, Mini Converters automatically switch between SD, HD, 3G-SDI and 4K models switch up to Ultra HD resolutions with 6G-SDI video standards! Whether you want to convert to or from SDI, move between different SDI video formats or distribute SDI signals to multiple destinations, you get the highest quality broadcast technology in a compact and affordable design. Choose from a range of 13 models, all featuring low SDI jitter and SDI re-clocking so you can use the longest SDI cable lengths and maintain pristine quality images.
Easy To Use Features
Broadcast, post production and professional AV environments are built using SDI equipment and cabling. It’s essential when converting to and from SDI that you maintain the highest possible video and audio quality. Mini Converters are compact, affordable and easy-to-use. Settings can be changed quickly using built-in mini switches, and with a diagram showing pin settings printed on the back you never need to refer to a manual! Mini Converters use standard connections, so you get the convenience and cost savings of using your own cables!.
Latest SDI Technology
Mini Converters 4K models feature the latest 6G-SDI technology that operates at four times the data rate of normal HD-SDI. 6G-SDI is fully compatible with all SD SDI and HD-SDI equipment, so you can connect to your existing equipment. Mini Converters detect the video input and automatically switch between formats. Relevant models include redundant SDI inputs that are perfect for mission critical live events because you can run redundant cables for critical video paths. Should the primary connection fail then Mini Converter switches instantly to the secondary connection!
Standard Audio Connections
Mini Converters support embedded SDI and HDMI audio and several models let you separately embed or de-embed analog or digital audio. Mini Converters support 24-bit analog and AES/EBU audio and use standard 1/4" audio jacks so you don't need custom cables!
Unlike other converters that can be confusing to operate and sometimes identify, Mini Converters combine powerful performance with a simple design! Built-in connections are easy to access and all use standard cables that you're already likely to own!