Decimator Design DECIMATOR 2
SDI to Composite and HDMI Down Converter (3G/HD/SD)
Mini 3G/HD/SD-SDI Converter to both HDMI and NTSC/PAL with simultaneous scaling on both outputs and De-embedded Analogue Audio.
The Decimator 2 from Decimator Design allows you to view any format of SDI on a composite or HDMI monitor with de-embedded audio. Scale either output simultaneously and perform aspect ratio conversion on the HDMI output.
- Auto detection of 3G, HD or SD (26 formats total)
- Selection of NTSC or PAL for 3G/HD inputs
- 2x RCA connectors for de-embedded analogue audio
- Switching of synchronous sources
- Simultaneous scaling on both the HDMI & composite outputs
- 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratio conversion
- Full 16 channel audio metering on the HDMI output
- Graticules and overlays on the HDMI output
- Loop Through
Control either via USB on a Mac/Windows app or on-unit using the dip switch. The unit comes with a Locking DC Power Supply, HDMI Cable, USB Cable & Mounting Bracket. Warranty for all Decimator Design products is 3 years.
- 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 with
- 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 :-
- 16:9 to 16:9 Anamorphic.
- 16:9 to 4:3 Letterbox.
- 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 Ballistics control.
- Adjustable Reference level.
- Red, Yellow and Green Range adjustment.
- Bar thickness adjustment.
- Margin adjustment.
Adjustable Graticules Generator displayed on the HDMI output with
- Separate enables for Safe Action, Safe Title and Centre Cross.
- Adjustable position for either Safe Action or Safe Title.
- Adjustable colours for Safe Action, Safe Title and Centre Cross.
Text Overlays displayed on the HDMI output with
- Adjustable Foreground and Background colours.
- Adjustable 16 character text.
- Current input format status.
- De-Embedded Analogue Audio is output on 2 x RCA connectors at -10dBu = -20dBFS
- 3G/HD/SD-SDI Active Loop-Through Output External Dip-Switch Configuration
- USB port for control and firmware updates
- Locking DC Power Socket
The following is also included with the unit
- Power Supply
- HDMI Cable
- USB Cable
- Mounting Bracket.
3G: (SMPTE 424M@2.97 and 2.967Gb/s)
SD: (SMPTE 259M@270Mb/s)
Dip Switch Controls