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- Simultaneous SDI to HDMI & HDMI to SDI
- 1 x SD/HD/3G-SDI & 1x HDMI Input/Output
- Supports up to DCI 2K60 Video
- BMPCC Control & Tally via SDI Switcher
Easily combine SDI and HDMI components in your video setup with the Micro Converter Bidirectional SDI/HDMI 3G from Blackmagic Design. This compact bidirectional converter can simultaneously convert SDI to HDMI and vice versa, even when using different standards, and it supports resolutions up to DCI 2K in SDI and 1080p60 in HDMI. It also offers camera control conversion for Blackmagic HDMI cameras like the BMPCC 4K or 6K, enabling you to use them with an SDI-based live switcher. The Micro Converter Bidirectional SDI/HDMI 3G features HDMI timecode support, SDI re-clocking for stability over long cable runs, support for a wide range of pro broadcast resolutions including cine-style 48 fps, and both HDMI and SDI embedded audio input and output.
Would the BiDirectional facilitate record ...
Would the BiDirectional facilitate record start/stop triggering of my MixPre 6ii by my UMP G1 (that is start/stop recording on the UMP causes start/stop recording on the MixPre)?
No it will not.
Date published: 2021-10-06
Can this be used to improve the latency on an ...
Can this be used to improve the latency on an external monitor caused by using a camera with HDMI only outputs, such as the GH5?
No, this converter will not help improve the latency.
Date published: 2021-04-19
Can I add a custom LUT to view my log footage in ...
Can I add a custom LUT to view my log footage in rec709? My intended use it to mount this to the back of my monitor and connect it to my Sony camera with slog2. It would be an hdmi to hdmi connection, which I am also not sure about
No. The converter does not support lut. Please review the following item that will allow you to apply luts. Blackmagic Design Micro Converter BiDirectional SDI/HDMI 12G with Power Supply BH #BLMCBDSH12GP • MFR #CONVBDC/SDI/HDMI12G/P https://bhpho.to/3P9AGoV
Date published: 2022-05-09
Use this to connect tv antenna COAX cable to HDMI ...
Use this to connect tv antenna COAX cable to HDMI input on TV?
No. Requires SDI signals on the coax.
Date published: 2022-11-04
Does this work with the BMD Studio Micro camera ...
Does this work with the BMD Studio Micro camera control. The same way as with the Pocket cameras?
At the moment it does not. This will be addressed in a future update.
Date published: 2020-12-27
Could you use this on an HDMI camera output to ...
Could you use this on an HDMI camera output to run a long SDI cable to an SDI switcher? I'm trying to avoid using HDMI extenders.
You could but you do not need the Bidirectional model unless the camera is one of the Blacmagic controllable HDMI models. You could simply use one of the Micro Converters HDMI to SDI and back using just one long SDI cable. Or use the Bidirectional if you want an HDMI feed going back using two SSI cables.
Date published: 2021-12-27
Does the device support using both conversion ...
Does the device support using both conversion options at the same time? i.e all ports are being used
No. It will only do one at a time.
Date published: 2022-11-29
For the purposes of an external screen share, my ...
For the purposes of an external screen share, my Macbook has HDCP issues (black/flickering screen) that prevents me from plugging a USB-C to HDMI cable directly into my HDMI matrix. Currently, I am able to work around this issue by using a dedicated HDMI switch as an intermediary device. Could I use this instead in between my HDMI Matrix and macbook to convert the signal from hdmi to hdmi? Upstream from the HDMI martix is an Atem Mini Pro so I'm assuming that this Blackmagic device has a compatible video output. Thanks in advance!
Unfortunately, the Blackmagic Design Micro Converter BiDirectional SDI/HDMI 3G will not solve your problem.
Date published: 2022-01-20