Announcing HD-SDI for MediaWall and SuperView

RGB Spectrum today announced it has expanded the capabilities of its industry leading video walls and multiviewers, including the MediaWall® 4500, 4200 and SuperView® 5000 products, through the release of an HD-SDI Input Module. This module offers an additional input source interface, opening up display capabilities for television broadcast sources as well as serial digital graphic networks. HD-SDI is especially inportant in certain international markets. Other dual interface modules available for these products include the RGB/DVI Dual Input Module and the Multi-format Video Dual Input Module.

The HD-SDI Dual Input Module complies with the SMPTE 292 interface standard. The module currently supports a maximum clock rate of up to 1.5Gb/s. Through the use of standard YPbPr, 4:2:2 color space and 8 bit per component sampling, this new input module addresses a wide variety of serial digital sources. Additionally, automatic cable equalization enables a maximum cable length of 200 meters for 1.485GHz.

The module will be available with native support for the following resolutions:

  • 1280x720P/60 and 59.94 Hz
  • 1920x1080i/50 and 59.94 Hz
  • 1920x1080PsF/24 Hz
  • 1920x1080P/23.98, 24, 25 Hz

RGB Spectrum® is a leading designer and manufacturer of videographic and multimedia hardware subsystems. Products include the View™ family of video windowing systems, the RGB/Videolink® line of scan converters, the Linx™ DVI Matrix Switchers, the DGy™ digital recording system, Quadra® DVI universal scaler and synchronizer, SynchroMaster® keyers and overlayers and ComputerWall® and MediaWall® multi-screen display controllers. RGB Spectrum is based in Alameda, California, and can be reached at 510-814-7000 and on the internet at

About RGB Spectrum

We design and manufacture video processing, control and display solutions for defense, aerospace, corporate, medical, government, security, education, and industrial applications. Our extensible, secure and powerful video wall processors, multiviewers and AV-over-IP systems are part of visual infrastructure around the world, but most importantly, our products empower you to make better decisions, faster.