Blackmagic OpenGear Converter - HDMI To SDI

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Ideal for converting from non copy protected HDMI devices to SDI out with embedded SDI audio from the HDMI input. Now you can convert HDMI video devices to SDI, or add SDI outputs to computers with HDMI compatibility.



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.

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


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


HDMI Color Precision


Copy Protection

HDMI input is unable to capture from copy protected HDMI sources. Always confirm copyright ownership before capture or distribution of content.


Software Control

Mac OS X™ and Windows™ software upgrade via USB.

Internal Software Upgrade

Via included updater application.

Operating Systems

Mac Icon

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks, 
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite or later.

Windows Icon

Windows 7 or Windows 8.

Settings Control

OpenGear DashBoard network control software or USB software.

Physical Specifications

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

OpenGear Converter HDMI to SDI

Software CD


3 Year Limited Manufacturer's Warranty.


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