Avenview | 3G/HD/SD-SDI to HDMI Converter | user guide

3G/HD/SD-SDI to HDMI Converter
Model #: C-3GHDSDI-HDM
© 2010 Avenview Inc. All rights reserved.
The contents of this document are provided in connection with Avenview Inc. (“Avenview”) products. Avenview makes no representations or warranties with
respect to the accuracy or completeness of the contents of this publication and reserves the right to make changes to specifications and product descriptions at any
time without notice. No license, whether express, implied, or otherwise, to any intellectual property rights is granted by this publication. Except as set forth in
Avenview Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale, Avenview assumes no liability whatsoever, and disclaims any express or implied warranty, relating to its products
including, but not limited to, the implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or infringement of any intellectual property right.
Reproduction of this manual, or parts thereof, in any form, without the express written permission of Avenview Inc. is strictly prohibited.
www.avenview.com
1
Table of Contents
Section 1: Getting Started ...................................................................................................................... 3
1.1
Important Safeguards ............................................................................................................ 3
1.2
Safety Instructions ................................................................................................................. 3
1.3
Regulatory Notices Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ......................................... 4
1.4
Introduction ........................................................................................................................... 4
1.5
Package Contents................................................................................................................... 5
1.6
Before Installation.................................................................................................................. 5
1.7
Panel Description ................................................................................................................... 6
1.7.1 Front Panel ............................................................................................................................ 6
1.7.2 Rear Panel ............................................................................................................................. 6
1.7.3 Bottom Panel (DIP SWITCH) .................................................................................................. 7
Section 2: Specifications......................................................................................................................... 8
2.1
Supported Resolutions........................................................................................................... 9
www.avenview.com
2
Section 1: Getting Started
1.1
Important Safeguards
Please read all of these instructions carefully before you use the device. Save this manual for future
reference.
What the warranty does not cover


Any product, on which the serial number has been defaced, modified or removed.
Damage, deterioration or malfunction resulting from:
 Accident, misuse, neglect, fire, water, lightning, or other acts of nature, unauthorized
product modification, or failure to follow instructions supplied with the product.
 Repair or attempted repair by anyone not authorized by us.
 Any damage of the product due to shipment.
 Removal or installation of the product.
 Causes external to the product, such as electric power fluctuation or failure.
 Use of supplies or parts not meeting our specifications.
 Normal wear and tear.
 Any other causes which does not relate to a product defect.

Removal, installation, and set-up service charges.
1.2
Safety Instructions
The Avenview C-3GHDSDI-HDM, 3G/HD/SD-SDI to HDMI Converter has been tested for conformance to safety
regulations and requirements, and has been certified for international use. However, like all electronic
equipment’s, the C-3GHDSDI-HDM should be used with care. Read the following safety instructions to protect
yourself from possible injury and to minimize the risk of damage to the unit.




Do not dismantle the housing or modify the module.
Dismantling the housing or modifying the module may result in electrical shock or burn.
Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
Do not attempt to service this product yourself as opening or removing housing may expose you to
dangerous voltage or other hazards


Keep the module away from liquids.
Spillage into the housing may result in fire, electrical shock, or equipment damage. If an object or liquid
falls or spills on to the housing, unplug the module immediately.
Have the module checked by a qualified service engineer before using it again.
Do not use liquid or aerosol cleaners to clean this unit. Always unplug the power to the device before
cleaning.


www.avenview.com
3
1.3
Regulatory Notices Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed
to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
Any changes or modifications made to this equipment may void the user’s authority to operate this
equipment.
1.4
Introduction
The Avenview C-3GHDSDI-HDM provides a cost effective way to convert 3G/HD/SD-SDI signal to HDMI
compliant format. The conversion between SDI and HDMI is pure digital and guarantees no loss
transformation for both audio and video. Plus, with up to 8 channels audio support, 7.1 channel or 5.1 channel
audio becomes available. The C-3GHDSDI-HDM also provides 2 low jitter and re-clocked outputs for daisy
chain or multiple monitors.
www.avenview.com
4
-
1.5
Supported 3G formats(SMPTE 425M, Level A):
1080p @50/59.94/60Hz (4:2:2)
Supported high-definition (HD) formats:
1080i @50/59.94/60Hz, 1035i @50/59.94/60Hz, 720p @50/59.94/60Hz
Supported standard-definition (SD) formats: NTSC @59.94Hz, PAL @50Hz
Auto 3G/HD/SD-SDI detection
Two equalized and re-clocked loop outputs
External DIP Switch Configuration
Package Contents
Before you start the installation of the converter, please check the package contents.
-
C-3GHDSDI-HDM
Power Adapter (+5VDC, 4A)
x1
x1
-
User’s Manual
x1
1.6




Before Installation
Put the product in an even and stable location. If the product falls down or drops, it may cause an
injury or malfunction.
Don’t place the product in too high temperature (over 50°C), too low temperature (under 0°C) or high
humidity.
Use the DC power adapter with correct specifications. If inappropriate power supply is used then it
may cause a fire.
Do not twist or pull by force ends of the optical cable. It can cause malfunction.
www.avenview.com
5
1.7
Panel Description
1.7.1 Front Panel
1
2 3
4
1.
3G/HD/SD-SDI Input
2.
Lock LED
3.
3G/HD/SD-SDI Loop Out 1
4.
3G/HD/SD-SDI Loop Out 2
1.7.2 Rear Panel
1
1.
HDMI Output
2
2.
www.avenview.com
5V Power Jack
6
1.7.3 Bottom Panel (DIP SWITCH)
A 4-pin DIP switch is used for user interface, and users can access this switch from the bottom of the unit.
Output formats, video patterns, SD Pedestal, SD Wide, PAL mode, YPbPr / RGB, SD component or SD
composite, YC on/off etc.
PIN #
1
2
3
4
OFF 
ON 
HDMI Mode
DVI Mode
7.1 Channel
Stereo
Audio Group 1 & 2
Audio Group 3 & 4
Audio Mute OFF
Audio Mute ON
1. C-3GHDSDI-HDM mainly checks the audio channel in audio group 1&2 or 3&4. Please adjust DIP switch pin
3 for setup.
2. Some HDMI equipped TV may not be able to decipher multiple channel audio, and therefore set DIP switch
pin-2 to ON() to get stereo audio work and then check if multiple channel support is available.
3. While DIP Switch pin-4 is set to OFF(), 3G Level B will be automatically converted to Level A.
4. C-3GHDSDI-HDM supports only audio sample frequency 48kHz.
5. While stereo audio is chosen, CH 1 & 2 of Group 1 or 3 are output.
www.avenview.com
7
Section 2: Specifications
Item
Units
Unit Description
SDI Standards
Auto 3G/HD/SD-SDI
Detection
Video Bandwidth
Input Signal
Output Signal
Audio Mode
Eye Pattern
Characteristics
Cable Equalization
Loop Out
Audio Support
Input
Output
BNC Connector
HDMI Connector
DIP Switch
Dimensions (L x W x H)
Power Supply
Power Consumption
Description
C-3GHDSDI-HDM
3G/HD/SD-SDI to HDMI Converter
3G-SDI, HD-SDI, SD-SDI
Yes
3G: 1080p @50/59.94/60Hz (4:2:2)
HD: 720p @50/59.94/60Hz, 1035i @50/59.94/60Hz, 1080i @50/59.94/60Hz
SD: NTSC @59.94Hz, PAL @50Hz
3G-SDI: SMPTE 424M/425M
HD-SDI: SMPTE 292M, 296M
SD-SDI: SMPTE 259M
HDMI
7.1 / 5.1 / Stereo
Extra low alignment jitter 0.05µi at HD
3G-SDI: up to 60m (200 feet)
HD-SDI: up to 150m (500 feet)
SD-SDI: up to 300m (1000 feet)
2 equalized and re-clocked SDI Loop Outs
Yes
BNC x 1 (SDI)
HDMI x 1
BNC x 2 (SDI)
3G 75Ω inter-locked socket
Type A (19 pin female)
4 pin (output format / audio format / audio group / 3G level)
6.9” X 4.7” x 1”
5V 4A DC
3 Watts (max)
Environmental
Operating Temperature
Storage Temperature
Relative Humidity
32˚ ~ 104˚F (0˚ to 40˚C)
-4˚ ~ 140˚F (-20˚ ~ 60˚C)
20~90% RH (no condensation)
www.avenview.com
8
2.1
Supported Resolutions
3G-SDI Input
1080p @ 60/59.94/50Hz
C- SMPTE 425M (4:2:2)
HD-SDI Input
720p @ 50Hz
720p @ 60 / 59.94Hz
1080i @ 25Hz
1080i @ 30 / 29.97Hz
1080p @ 24 / 23.98Hz
1080p @ 25Hz
SMPTE 296M -3
SMPTE 296M -1, -2
SMPTE 274M -6
SMPTE 274M -4, -5
SMPTE 274M -10, -11
SMPTE 274M -9
1080p @ 30 / 29.97Hz
SMPTE 274M -7, -8
SD-SDI Input
NTSC
PAL B, D, G, H, I
www.avenview.com
9
Disclaimer
While every precaution has been taken in the preparation of this document, Avenview Inc. assumes no liability with respect to the
operation or use of Avenview hardware, software or other products and documentation described herein, for any act or omission of
Avenview concerning such products or this documentation, for any interruption of service, loss or interruption of business, loss of
anticipatory profits, or for punitive, incidental or consequential damages in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use of the
Avenview hardware, software, or other products and documentation provided herein.
Avenview Inc. reserves the right to make changes without further notice to a product or system described herein to improve reliability,
function or design. With respect to Avenview products which this document relates, Avenview disclaims all express or implied warranties
regarding such products, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and
non-infringement.
www.avenview.com
10
Download PDF