Decimator Design MD-LX Bi-Directional Converter

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Decimator Design MD-LX Bi-Directional Converter

The Decimator Design MD-LX is a miniature and low-power HDMI/SDI bi-directional converter and supports 3G level A and B on the input and output, allowing conversion between 3G level A and B.

It’s low power which enables operation from the USB.

Features the following modes:

  • Auto Select (Active input to all outputs or if both inputs are active SDI to HDMI and HDMI to SDI)
  • HDMI in to SDI out and SDI in to HDMI out
  • SDI in to HDMI and SDI out
  • HDMI in to HDMI and SDI out



SDI Format: 3G-A or 3G-B:SMPTE 424M@2.97 and 2.967Gb/s
  • 1080p@60/59.94/50Hz
SDI Format: HD:SMPTE 292M/274M/296M@1.485 and 1.435Gb/s
  • 1080i@60/59.94/50Hz
  • 1080p/psf@30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
  • 720p@60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
SDI Format: SD:SMPTE 259M@270Mb/s
  • 625i50 (PAL)
  • 525i59.94 (NTSC)
HDMI Formats
  • 1080p@60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98Hz
  • 1080i@60/59.94/50Hz
  • 720p@60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25
  • 625i50 (PAL)
  • 525i59.94 (NTSC)
  • 1 x HDMI Type A
  • 1 x (3G/HD/SD)-SDI
  • Micro USB for power, control and firmware updates
  • 1 x HDMI Type A
  • 1 x (3G/HD/SD)-SDI
  • USB Power +4.4V to +5.25V DC
  • Uses under 2.5 Watts
  • 60mm x 73.7mm x 23mm (2.4” x 2.9” x 0.9”)

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