Price Pledge ensures we won't be beaten on price! We actively monitor the prices offered by our competitors daily and adjust our own pricing accordingly.
Price Pledge ensures we won't be beaten on price! We actively monitor the prices offered by our competitors daily and adjust our own pricing accordingly. We pledge to match the price on most products offered by UK based dealers that are selling officially imported or manufactured UK stock, with full manufacturer warranty and is authorised to do so by the relevant manufacturer.
Prior to the point of sale CVP will endeavour to match the price on most products subject (but not limited) to the following criteria:
For further details please call us on 02083807400.
Details of where you have found the cheaper item.
The prices shown are an estimate based on the purchase of a single item with nothing else in your basket. The prices and options do not include shipping regulations and duties which will be checked in the checkout process.
At CVP we always strive to get your order to you as quickly as possible, but in the interest of clarity please note that next day is defined as the next working day (ie: excluding weekends, UK bank holidays and public holidays).
Orders placed and security cleared before 14:00GMT where all items are in stock will normally be dispatched on the same business day for ultimate delivery according to the shipping method selected.
Where an item is not physically in stock, the actual delivery time will be extended by the lead time for the product in question. Shipping to the Channel Islands, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and some remote UK postcodes are not next day but 2 working days.
All transactions are subject to CVP security checks which are for our mutual protection against identity theft and fraud. In the event that additional checks are required you will be informed and dispatch time will be extended by the time taken to resolve any queries raised. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
*Due to unforseen circumstances, on some occasions same day dispatch may not be possible. In this event we will always do our utmost to keep you fully informed of any delay imposed.
Converts from SDI to HDMI video out with embedded HDMI audio. Imagine using big screen TVs and video projectors as broadcast video monitors! Now it’s incredibly easy to connect a huge range of HDMI displays to SDI based equipment!
TV industry's open standard for rack based conversion!
The new Blackmagic OpenGear Converters give you a great range of conversion, all packed with the latest video technologies at an affordable price! Get the freedom and cost savings of an open standard combined with centralized network control and monitoring using the OpenGear DashBoard software on Windows™, Mac OS X™ and Linux™!
Open Architecture Converters!
Blackmagic OpenGear Converters are fully compatible with the OpenGear standard. OpenGear is an open standard for rack mount converters and processing for television broadcasters. Blackmagic OpenGear Converters are compatible with 20-card models of the 2 RU (rack unit) OpenGear frames. Many manufacturers develop OpenGear cards and frames that can be mixed and matched. OpenGear cards are hot swappable and can be controlled by java based DashBoard network control and monitoring software on Windows™, Mac OS X™ and Linux™.
|SDI Video Input||Switchable between SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI.|
|SDI Video Output||Automatically matches the SD, HD and 3 Gb/s SDI video input.|
|AES/EBU Digital Audio||None|
|HDMI||HDMI type A out|
|Multi Rate Support||Auto detection of HD or standard definition SDI inputs.|
|Updates and Configuration||Via USB 2.0 high speed. (480 Mb/s)|
|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 3 Gb/s SDI.|
|SDI Format Support||625/25 PAL,525/29.97 NTSC,1080PsF23.98,1080PsF24,1080PsF25,1080i50,1080i59.94,1080i60,720p50,720p59.94 and|
|Analog Format Support||None|
|Analog Color Space||None|
|Analog Color Precision||None|
|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|
|HDMI Color Space||YUV|
|HDMI Color Precision||4:2:2|
|Software Control||Mac OS X™ and Windows™ software upgrade via USB.|
|Internal Software Upgrade||Via included updater application.|
|Settings Control||OpenGear DashBoard network control software, Mini Switches or USB software.|
|Product Warranty||3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.|
Blackmagic OpenGear Converters are built to the highest quality standards with low SDI jitter. You get the longest SDI cable lengths combined with ultra low noise analog video and audio for a true broadcast quality solution.
New 3 Gb/s SDI Technology
The latest 3 Gb/s SDI technology built into Blackmagic OpenGear Converters and new standards can be uploaded via the USB port. 3 Gb/s SDI is also fully compatible with all your SD and HD equipment.
Auto Switching SD and HD
Blackmagic OpenGear Converters instantly switch between all SD and HD video formats the instant the video input changes. A huge range of standards are supported and new formats can be added via USB.
Easy to Use
Blackmagic OpenGear Converters are similar, so they're easy to understand. With advanced 3 Gb/s SDI technology, every card is fully compatible with all your SD and HD equipment, plus you can update new formats via USB. Blackmagic OpenGear Converters can be set up via mini switches, DashBoard, or via USB using Blackmagic Design's Converter Utility. That's three completely different ways to configure, so you're never stuck in a critical live situation.