Datavideo DAC-8P Video Converter HD/SD-SDI to HDMI

Datavideo DAC-8P Video Converter HD/SD-SDI to HDMI
The DAC-8P is small and intelligent converter for converting HD & SD-SDI to HDMI.

Datavideo's DAC-8P converts from both HD-SDI and SD-SDI to HDMI enabling users to utilize traditional and affordable LCD and Plasma televisions as well as video projectors for broadcast video monitoring.

With the DAC-8P it is now easy to connect HDMI displays to SDI based equipment, simply run a low cost SDI cable from your equipment to the projector or television screen, and let the Datavideo DAC-8P convert the signal into the widely used HDMI connector, it even passes the audio through.

In combination with Datavideo's DAC-9P, HDMI to HD/SD-SDI converter, system installers now have a perfect and very affordable solution for distribution HDMI over long distances, without compromising on quality.

See also: Globalmediapro S-101A HD-SDI to HDMI Converter with Embedded Audio


Input: 1 x SDI, 1 x unbalanced audio
Output: 1 x HDMI, 1 x SDI (loop through)
Supports 1080p!
Use LCD / Plasma TVs and projectors for broadcast video monitoring
SDI embedded audio is passed through
Wide range DC input from 9V to 15V


Input Interface : 1x HD/SD-SDI input
Outputs Interface :
1x HD/SD-SDI output (bypass)
1x HDMI output
Supported HDMI Output Formats :
720x480 Interlace
720x576 Interlace
1280x720 / 50Hz Progressive
1280x720 / 59.94Hz Progressive
1280x720 / 60Hz Progressive
1920x1080 / 50Hz Interlace
1920x1080 / 59.94Hz Interlace
1920x1080 / 60Hz Interlace

HD SDI Signal -
SMPTE 292 standard complied with
Output return loss : More than 15 dB (5MHz to 750MHz)
More than 10 dB (750MHz to 1.5 GHz)
Output level : 0.8 Vpp +/- 10%
Rise time : Less than 270 ps
Fall time : Less than 270 ps
Difference between rise time and fall time within 100 ps
Alignment jitter : Less than 0.2 UI
Timing jitter : Less than 1.0 UI
Eye aperture ratio : More than 90%
DC offset : 0 +/- 0.5V
Equalizer use 5C-FB cable support 100 meters

SD SDI Signal -
SMPTE 259M standard complied with
Output return loss : More than 15dB(5MHz to 270MHz)
Output level : 0.8Vpp +/- 10%
Rise time : less than 1.5ns
Fall time : less than 1.5ns
Difference between rise time and fall time less than 0.5ns
Jitter less than : 0.2 UI
Power : Output DC 12V / 0.5A

Operating Temperature : 0oC to 40oC (32oF to 102oF)
Humidity : 10% to 90% (non condensing)
Dimension : 105mm (W) x 120mm (D) x 38mm (H)
Weight : 0.5Kgs

In the Box

Switching Adaptor DC 12V/1.5A
Datavideo DAC-8P Instruction Manual


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