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Grass Valley Real-Time HDMI-to-HDV Conversion ADVC-HD50

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  • HDMI to HDV Conversion
  • FireWire Output
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • NTSC & PAL Standards
  • Multiple Applications

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Learn more about the Grass Valley ADVC-HD50


Grass Valley
Converter Type


Input Audio Formats: LPCM 2-channel at 16 to 24 bits, 32/44.1/48kHz
Output Audio Formats: stereo MPEG-1 audio layer 2 348kbs (multiplexed)

Video Output Format:
HDV Mode 1 (720p): 1280 x 720/59.94p, 1280 x 720/50p
HDV Mode 2 (1080i): 1440 x 1080/59.94i, 1440 x 1080/50i
IEC61883-4 MPEG transport stream
Resolution Support
Input Resolutions:
1920 x 1080 (59.94i, 50i)
1280 x 720 (59.94p, 50p)
720 x 480 (59.94p)
720 x 576 (50p)
640 x 480 (60p)
Video Output: (1) 6-pin FireWire


Video Input: (1) HDMI, type A, v1.1, (HDMI 1.3, HDCP not supported)


System Requirements
Windows PC
Windows 2000 (Service Pack 3 or higher)
Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional (Service Pack 1 or higher)
Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Ultimate (Service Pack 1 or higher)
Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Ultimate
DirectX 8.0 or higher

Mac OS X (10.2.7/10.2.8/10.3/10.4.x/10.5/10.6)


Power Supply
FireWire bus or 5VDC from EIAJ #2 DC jack


Connects HDMI-equipped video equipment to FireWire (IEEE 1394)-equipped computers and devices for video editing
Converts 1280x720 HDMI to 1280x720 HDV, and 1920x1080 to 1440x1080 HDV
Compatible with Windows and Macintosh operating system-based HDV editors
No need to install drivers or any software applications
Powered by FireWire (IEEE 1394) connector
NTSC- and PAL-compatible

* HDCP not supported

Dimensions & Weight

5.98"W x 6.02"D x 0.91"H
0.88 lbs.

Package Contents

Package Content
FireWire Cable (4-pin to 6-pin)
User Manual
Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
  • Warranty
  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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  • Return Policies
    • Return for refund within: 30 days
    • Return for replacement within: 30 days
  • This item is covered by's Standard Return Policy.
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