AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter

AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter

AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter

B&H # AVC22375A MFR # C2-2375A
AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter

Close

Now Viewing:

Important Notice: This item is non-cancelable and non-returnable
Special Order
Expected availability: 7-14 business days 
Free Standard Shipping
Not eligible for Free Expedited Shipping

Product Highlights

  • Up-Down-Cross Conversion
  • 4:4:4 Full Bandwidth Sampling
  • User-Defined Logo Insertion
  • Integral Audio Routing
  • Automatic Incoming Resolution Detection
  • Temporal & Diagonal Interpolation
  • Supports NTSC, PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM
  • Motion Compensation & 3:2 Pull-Down
  • Video Signal Parameter Adjustment
  • Borders with Variable Size & Color
Show moreShow less
Man Behind Layer

B&H $1000 Giveaway

Share your most-wanted item with friends & family for chances to win a $1000 B&H Gift Card. It's that easy!

1 new winner announced every week!
Limit 1 entry per day; Come back every day to increase your chance of winning!

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook

Congrats to our winners so far — Mark P., Lauren K. & Daniel M.

Official Rules

OFFICIAL B&H $1,000.00 GIVEAWAY RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway (the "Giveaway" or "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about November 7, 2016 until on or about December 19, 2016 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share your most wanted item on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links found on the B&H Website (www.bhphoto.com); or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third-party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total three (3) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $1000.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize to the e-mail address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the e-mail account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An e-mail account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such e-mail account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with such e-mail account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $1,000.00 Giveaway, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only

Email

Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0.00 Tax Collected Outside NY

You Pay: $4,900.00

Add to Wish List Item in Wish List
  • 1Description

The AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal Scaler PLUS is a 3G-SDI converter based on TV One’s CORIO 2 technology and provides enhanced quality bi-directional conversion between a variety of analog and digital video formats. Input and outputs can be SD / HD / 3G-SDI, DVI, composite video, YC, YUV, YPbPr, or RGB. The signal parameters of the incoming video are adjustable. All settings are stored in non-volatile memory and are retained even when power is switched off. Ten user-defined presets are also available to customize settings for various applications.

The high resolution RGB / YPbPr output is selectable as virtually any PC or HDTV resolution. The AutoSet feature makes setup easy by automatically sizing and positioning the computer image to fit exactly on the video screen. NTSC, PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM standards are supported. The 2nd DVI and analog outputs can be set to be a different video format and resolution.

All the functions can be controlled via the front panel push buttons, or RS-232 / 422 / 485, or IP connections. The Windows Control Panel software (downloadable from website) is provided and most third-party control systems interface directly with the product. A front panel LCD makes setup easy. The unit is housed in a standard 1U rack mount case and features an optional, redundant internal PSU and power inlet.

Variable Zoom to 10x allows you to enlarge an image from any part of the computer screen to fill the entire video screen, and position controls allow movement to any area desired. Variable Shrink till 10% allows fitting the image onto most displays. The advanced Digital Flicker Elimination circuitry and high sampling rate ensure crisp, clear images, while full bandwidth chroma sampling ensures reproduced, high resolution colors.

Temporal interpolation greatly improves frame rate conversion by analyzing and merging successive frames. Pixel Level Motion Adaptive Diagonal Interpolation and Noise Reduction ensures enhanced quality de-interlacing of PAL, NTSC, and 1080i signals. 3:2 Pull-down ensures proper 24 fps film extraction from NTSC and 1080i sources.

The Key Mode feature allows computer graphics to be keyed over an external composite, YC, or SDI signal. The keyed image may be faded in and out. Because of the 4:4:4 sampling format, precise keying at the pixel level can be achieved.

The Mix Mode permits Seamless Cut, Fade, or Wipe transitions between input sources. This feature allows either of the computer HD15 / DVI inputs to be inset in a window over any of the CV / YC / SDI video inputs or vice versa. The PIP window may be placed anywhere on the screen. The Genlock feature is SD and HD compatible and ensures precise synchronization of the incoming signals by providing a wide Subcarrier Lock Range with Subcarrier Phase Adjust.

General

The 3G-SDI converter uses the CORIO 2 Engine to perform its functions. The CORIO 2 technology is a powerful toolset for any application requiring high quality video signal conversion or image manipulation.
The unit features a single main video processing and scaling engine with video mixing, keying, and fader capabilities. A secondary scaler is provided to allow scaling of the output to another resolution or video format. These functions allow the flexibility for handling a wide range of inputs and outputs.
This unit supports DVI and HDMI resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 @ 60Hz, 3G-SDI, composite video, YC (S-Video), YUV / YPbPr, and HDCP on DVI / HDMI inputs and outputs.
The DVI inputs and outputs on the unit provide the extra flexibility of DVI-U functionality, which provides the same connectivity as a DVI-I connection but with the additional provision of composite and YC video.
The unit also supports NTSC, PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, and SECAM and offers Noise Reduction for PAL, NTSC, and 1080i inputs. Its other features include AutoSet (automatic picture sizing of PC inputs), audio de-embed / embed for SDI and DVI, closed-caption de-embed / embed for CV / SDI, AFD and VP packet support for SDI, and variable image zoom to 10x and shrink to 10%.
This converter is FCC, CE, UL, and RoHS compliant.
4:4:4 RGB / YUV sampling provides full bandwidth color, allowing precise keying.
The unit's video inputs accommodate multiple video and computer signal formats and resolutions.

Superior Flexibility

The C2-2375A unit's output signal format flexibility assures that the native resolution of virtually any display can be matched. Because of the resolution calculator (included in the CORIOtools suite), even new resolutions can be added to the unit.
Signal parameter adjustments can be made for each video input and are stored in individual non-volatile memories for retrieval once the unit's power has been removed.
This Video Scaler unit employs pixel adaptive motion compensation to deinterlace fast moving images, and automatic 3:2 Pull-Down efficiently de-interlaces video from a 24 fps NTSC film.
Simple Control
The unit can be controlled in various ways. One option is to control it from the front panel using the keys on the front of the unit.
It can also be controlled via RS-232 / 422 / 485 or via Ethernet using the CORIOtools suite. The CORIOtools suite is available for download from the AV Toolbox website and affords complete control of the unit.

Upgradeability

The C2-2375A unit also benefits from firmware upgradeability, thus reducing product obsolescence by allowing the installation of the latest version of firmware (sold separately).
This not only applies to the software used to control the unit but also to the range of resolutions stored inside the unit, addition of new features, and upgrades to the heart of the image processing hardware, the CORIO 2 Scaling Engine (please visit the support page on the TV One website for more details).
In the Box
AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter
  • Front Rack Ear
  • Power Cable (US, UK, Euro, or AU)
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty on Parts & Labor
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Video Inputs
    Television Standards NTSC, PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM
    Inputs Composite Video: 2 x via DVI-U or 1 x via BNC break-out
    YC (S-Video): 2 x via DVI-U or 1 x via BNC break-out
    YUV / YPbPr: 2 x via DVI-U or 1 x via BNC break-out
    SD / HD / 3G-SDI: 1 x via BNC with reclocked output

    For Composite Video, YC (S-Video), and YUV / YPbPr Inputs: BNC break-out splits the DVI-U's analog signals into 5 x BNC connectors for ease of use.

    Video Decoder CV / YC: 8-bit digital
    Computer Inputs
    Analog 2 x via DVI-U or 1 x via BNC break-out
    Analog Format Support RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB, YPbPr
    Digital DVI 2 x via DVI-U (DVI-I connector) supporting up to 162 MHz (1920 x 1200 @ 60Hz)
    Digital Inputs Supports HDCP repeater functionality
    EDID 1.3 data on DVI-D connector to communicate available resolutions
    Compatible with HDMI inputs (change EDID setting in Adjust sources)
    Supports audio input when HDMI input active
    Analog Sync TTL level, 10 K, positive or negative
    Termination Analog: 75 Ω
    RGB Level Range 0.5 to 2.0 Vpp
    Scan Rate Detection Automatic
    Analog Signals PC to 2048 x 2048, HD to 1080p/60
    DVI Signals PC to 1920 x 1200, HD to 1080p/60
    Maximum Horizontal Scan Rate 150 kHz
    Computer Compatibility PC, Macintosh, Workstations
    Video Outputs
    Television Standards NTSC, PAL, PAL-M, PAL-N, SECAM
    Impedance 75 Ω
    Outputs Composite Video: 2 x via DVI-U or 1 via BNC break-out
    YC (S-Video): 2 x via DVI-U or 1 via BNC break-out
    YUV / YPbPr: 2 x Via DVI-U or 1 via BNC break-out
    SD / HD / 3G-SDI: 2 x via BNC (identical)

    For Composite Video, YC (S-Video), and YUV / YPbPr Inputs: BNC break-out splits the DVI-U's analog signals into 5 x BNC connectors for ease of use.

    Computer Outputs
    Analog 2 x via DVI-U or 1 x via BNC break-out
    Analog Format Support RGBHV, RGBS, RGsB, YPbPr:


    R-G-B Level: 0.7 Vpp

    Analog Signals PC to 2048 x 2048, HD to 1080p/60
    DVI Signals PC to 1920 x 1200, HD to 1080p/60
    Vertical Refresh Rate Any up to 250 Hz
    Size and Position Automatic via AutoSet or manual
    Image Size User-definable presets
    Image Freeze One video frame
    Settings Memory Non-volatile
    Zoom Range Variable to 10x zoom
    Shrink Range Variable to 10%
    Image Mirroring Horizontal and/or vertical
    Conversion Technology Proprietary CORIO 2
    Frame-rate Conversion Temporal
    Color Resolution 24-bit (16.8 million colors)
    Sampling Rate / Type: 162 MHz, 24-bit, 4:4:4
    Firmware Memory Flash, upgradeable via RS-232
    De-interlacing NTSC, PAL, 1080i: Pixel-Level Motion Adaptive Diagonal Interpolation and Noise Reduction
    Video Comb Filter Film NTSC, 1080i: Adaptive 3:2 pull-down
    Video Adjustments CV / YC: Contrast, Brightness, Saturation, Hue (NTSC)
    Analog RGB / YPbPr levels
    Audio Support
    De-embed / embed DVI and SDI
    Delay: Optional
    Closed Captions
    De-embed / embed SDI (608 and 608 in 708)
    Genlock Adjustments
    Subcarrier Lock Range ±200 Hz for NTSC operation (±250 Hz for PAL operation)
    Subcarrier Phase ±180˚ adjustment
    Input 1 x Tri / Bi Genlock with loop-through
    SD/HD/3G-SDI
    SD-SDI Input SMPTE 259M-C:
    270 Mb/s - 525/625 Line
    Jitter: <0.1 UI
    HD-SDI Input SMPTE 292M:
    1.485/1.4835 Gb/s: 720p, 1035i, 1080i, 1080p
    Jitter: <0.2 UI
    3G-SDI Input SMPTE 424M:
    2.97/2.967 Gb/s: 1080p 60/59.94
    Jitter: <0.3 UI
    I/O Vertical Rates - SMPTE259M-C SD-SDI
    525i (720 x 488): 59.94 Hz
    625i (720 x 576): 50 Hz
    I/O Vertical Rates - SMPTE292M HD-SDI
    720p (1280 x 720): 23.98, 24,25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60 Hz
    1035i (1920 x 1035): 59.94, 60 Hz
    1080i (1920 x 1080): 50, 59.94,60 Hz
    1080p (1920 x 1080): 23.98, 24,25, 29.97, 30 Hz
    I/O Vertical Rates-SMPTE425M-A 3G-SDI
    1080p (1920 x 1080): 50, 59.94, 60 Hz
    Control Methods
    Local Control Via front panel buttons and LCD
    RS-232/422/485 Via D9 female connector
    IP Interface RJ45 connector
    Additional Locking / Mixing
    Keyer: chromakey (YUV) or lumakey (Y)
    Mixer: PC / Video, foreground / background swappable
    PIP: variable window size and position; single-button enabling
    Environmental
    Operating Temperature 32 to 131˚F (0 to 55˚C)
    Operating Humidity 10 to 85%, non-condensing
    Storage Temperature 14 to 158˚F (-10 to 70˚C)
    Storage Humidity 10 to 85%, non-condensing
    MTBF 35,000 hours
    Power Requirement
    Power Supply External: 110 to 240 VAC auto-detecting
    Redundancy Redundant internal PSU (sold separately)
    Mechanical
    Dimensions (H x W x D) Standard 1U: 1.73 x 17.00 x 13.10" (43.94 x 431.80 x 332.74 mm)
    Weight 10.58 lb (4.80 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 13.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.0 x 17.0 x 7.0"

    AV Toolbox C2-2375A Universal 3G-SDI Converter Review

    Be the first to review this item
    See any errors on this page? Let us know.