Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Gefen launch new conversion solutions

Gefen's powerful analogue-in, digital-out VGA to ADC and VGA to DVI Conversion Boxes provide solutions for those who want to connect a legacy computer with analogue (VGA, SVGA, XVGA) ports to an Apple flat panel display (ADC) or any digital display (DVI).
The VGA to ADC Conversion Box, if used with Apple's new PowerMac G4, which offers both an ADC and VGA port each capable of driving a separate display, can create a dual-screen environment in which one display is connected to the ADC port, and the other to the VGA port.
In the broadcast and corporate markets, the VGA to DVI variation provides a means for legacy computers to attach to new digital projectors, bypassing the inferior VGA input of those devices.
"We're thrilled to help our customers bridge the gap between their older, analogue VGA devices and the new flat panel digital displays," said Hagai Gefen, president, Gefen Inc. "These converters are plug and play solutions that require no additional software or drivers and supports most flat panel displays compatible with DVI or ADC connections."
One of the greatest benefits of the Conversion Boxes is the preservation of image quality and resolution after the analogue to digital conversion. As an external device that sits next to the computer, system stability is easily maintained during signal transmission.
To install, users simply connect the display to the Conversion Box, then connect the Conversion Box to computer. Within the Box, an analogue to TMDS conversion takes place, followed by a conversion to a DVI or ADC-compatible connection. The ADC version also includes an external power supply to drive the display as well as a USB slot for peripherals.
Like other products in Gefen's ex-tend-it conversion line, the Boxes are designed to connect old and new computer systems. Conversely, Gefen has a solution for those who want to connect a newer computer (with DVI port) to an analogue (VGA) monitor.
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

IMT And Vislink To Display Wireless Camera Transmitters At IBC 2017
xG® Technology has announced that its IMT and Vislink companies will be displaying a variety of wireless camera transmitters and receivers at this yea
Leader Announces Independent Extended Display for LV5490
Leader Electronics Corporation has announced a major refinement to the LV5490 4K/HD/HD waveform monitor with the expansion of its multiscreen capabili
DTC Broadcast To Display Wireless 4K Transmitter At NAB
DTC Broadcast is to display the AEON-TX transmitter for wireless 4K/UHD at NAB. Cameras equipped with DTC's AEON-TX can now transmit 4K UHD video form
Argosy Showcases Control & Display Systems At ISE
Argosy has announced a demonstration of its range of infrastructure products at ISE 2018, 6 – 9 February, 2018. Highlights include intelligent display
AMP Release Docu About Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team 2017
The Royal Air Force Falcons Parachute Display Team has been impressing crowds throughout the UK and around the world with their exceptional displays f
Panasonic Display Screens Selected For Art Exhibition
ArtAV has selected nine display screens by Panasonic as part of an art exhibition by Ragnar Kjartansson, entitled 'God, I Feel So Bad', at the Reykjav
CueScript To Display CSMV2 At IBC 2019
CueScript is to bring the industry's first patent-pending SMPTE 2110-enabled prompting monitor, the CSMV2, to Europe for the first time at IBC 2019 on
SAM Launches Alchemist XS
Snell Advanced Media (SAM) has launched Alchemist XS, delivering motion compensated framerate conversion for live IP and SDI media streams. Alchemist
PMC To Display Full Dolby Atmos® Monitoring System At AES
PMC is to present a landmark display at this year's AES Convention in New York, featuring a full Dolby Atmos® certified monitoring system. The UK loud
Black Box To Display Emerald® Unified KVM Platform
Black Box will highlight its Emerald® Unified KVM platform, which provides the exceptional flexibility and network security essential to state-of-the-
Sonifex To Display Multi-Channel Dante® Audio Interfaces
Sonifex is showing its new Multi-Channel Dante® Audio Interfaces at AES-NY 2019 on booth 549. These interfaces consist of the AVN-AI04, AVN-AI08 and t
Sony Looks To The Future With IBC Display
Sony has made a splash at this year's IBC Show with its latest lineup of products, including a new IP Live Solution and a 6K x 3K Crystal LED display.
MXL Microphones To Display Overstream And Overstream Pro Bundles
MXL Microphones is showcasing its Overstream and Overstream Pro Bundles for live streaming and gaming at the CMA Audio booth during the 2019 IBC Show
Cloudian To Display HyperStore Xtreme At IBC 2019
Cloudian® announced that HyperStore® Xtreme will make its public debut at IBC2019 (Stand #7.B22), allowing attendees to see how they can leverage its
EditShare To Display Helmut FX, IO, CO And HK Solutions At IBC 2019
EditShare® will showcase Helmut FX, IO, CO (Cosmo), and HK (Housekeeper), solutions designed to enable extensive project administration, back-office m