HDI-SDI High-Definition Video & DVD Recorder


Model: HDI-SDI
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About Niagara HDI-SDI Video Recorder

The Niagara HDI-SDI recorder offers high-definition capabilities of up to HD1080p at 60 FPS. It has user-friendly front panel VCR-like recording controls and control via the serial port or network port to allow for third-party management systems. The equipment itself is easy to integrate into industrial spaces due to its compact rack-mounted design.

Niagara's DVD/optical recorders offer long-lasting, reliable performance across multiple industries. Niagara designs DVD/ optical recorders with a wide array of features suited for many different industries. Niagara has created recorders with considerations for industry-specific features such as no network, hard drive, or USB for total security containment, permanent file deletion once the device powers off, output option of optical disc only.

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HDI-SDI Features

  • Includes SDI inputs and outputs
  • Compact 1U Rackmount design with removable rack brackets allows for desktop operation.
  • High Definition Video up to HD1080p (19201080) in MPEG-4 & MPEG-2. Support for a wide range of resolutions and frame rates.
  • Video I/O for the HDi-250 is HDMI, Component, and Composite with 2-channel stereo audio. The HDi-SDI adds SDI input as well.
  • HD to DVD Exclusive Dual-Stream Recording captures full HD video and transcodes/scales to DVD format files simultaneously.
  • Video Overlay is available as Date, Time or Date & Time in the picture.
  • Responsive Display messages show status and record setup options as well as playback and disc burn options.
  • HDi Control is as versatile as HDi recording. Many operations are available and via Serial RS-232, TCP/IP (Telnet) commands, and Web GUI.
  • Storage Options abound. Record to Hard Drive, Optical Disc, or USB device. The removable disk option ensures complete security and ease of changing media for different assignments.
  • Remote Control Protocol Support for Telnet, serial, and USB remote control.
  • Optical Storage: A DVD drive is standard. Files can be copied to the DVD disc (+R, -R, +RW) as files or formatted and recorded as DVD-Video discs with No Menu, Text Menu, or Motion Video Icon menus. Recordings can also be copied to a network drive or to the front USB port.
  • Network Security Connection to the network and file transfer to Windows machines is selectable On/Off. Secure Shell/SSH is standard. For Military security, the HDi can be ordered with NO USB and NO network ports.

HDI-SDI Common Applications

  • Broadcast
  • Government Agencies
  • Military & Defense
  • Faith Organizations
  • Security
  • Monitoring

HDI-SDI Package Contents

  • (1) Niagara HDI-SDI Video Recorder
  • (1) Power Supply

HDI Series Resources

HDI Series Datasheet (PDF)

HDI-SDI Specifications

Power Input 100VAC to 240VAC 50-440Hz,< 30W
Dimensions (W x H x D) 18" x 1.75" x 17"
Operating Temperature +5 to +40C
Storage Temperature -20 to +60C
Operating Humidity 20 to 80%
Video resolutions HD Input Formats: 720p50, 720p59.94, 720p60, 1080i/p50, 1080i59.94, 1080i/p60, 1080p23.98, 1080p24, 1080p25, 1080p29.97 and 1080p30 SD: PAL/NTSC
Control Front Panel Buttons w/VFD Display TCP/IP ASCII Commands Protocol: RS-232 & TCP/IP "BCD1" protocol Web/GUI interface
Recording System Hard Disk or RAM
Recording File Formats MP4, MPG, VOB (DVD)