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

$799.95 $159.95

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Used Grass valley ADVC-HD50 Encoder. Works perfectly with minimal wear and tear.


  • ADVC-HD50 Encoder
  • Firewire 400 cable
  • HDMI cable

The ADVC-HD50 Real-Time HDMI to HDV Converter from Grass Valley is a device that can instantly convert uncompressed HD video and audio from HDMI devices to HDV format output via a FireWire connection. This device requires no special software or drivers to use and is compatible with PC and Mac computers and NTSC and PAL standards.

This solution is well suited for the creation of video packages from HDMI sources, as well use in game development and 3D art that requires capture from an HDMI source. University and corporate training facilities can use it as a live input source for MediaEdge products. It is also ideal for laptop and desktop users who need an HDMI ingest without internal hardware.

Video Conversion
Use this unit to convert HDMI signals to HDV output via a FireWire connection.
The unit works with both PC and Mac computers, as well as NTSC and PAL standards.
Plug & Play
No special drivers or software is required to use this solution.


Grass Valley ADVC-HD50 Specs

Input (1) HDMI, type A, v1.1, (HDMI 1.3, HDCP not supported)
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)
Audio Formats:
LPCM 2-channel at 16 to 24 bits, 32/44.1/48kHz
Output (1) 6-pin FireWire
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
Audio Formats:
stereo MPEG-1 audio layer 2 348kbs (multiplexed)
Standards NTSC, PAL
Power FireWire bus or 5VDC from EIAJ #2 DC jack
Dimensions (HxWxD) 0.9 x 5.98 x 6.02″ (23 x 152 x 153mm)
Weight 0.88 lbs (400g)


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