Secam, but it also upconverts your signal to HD quality for your new HDTV. It has Component oututs to Connect to your tv. IF you have an newer TV With HDMI or DVI input, we have other converter. Please see our comparison charge at the bottom of the page or call us for information.
International travel and relocation: You can use your video equipment with it while traveling or relocating to a country using a different TV system. You can install it on ships, planes and for many industrial and business applications. We offer a Free International Relocation Consultation for all your electrical and electronic questions. Please take advantage of this no obligation offer to find of what you can use, what you will need, and utilize our 25 Years of experience before you move.
LCD or PLASMA TV: Take your NTSC American TV overseas or bring your PAL or SECAM TV to the USA. Using the high quality conversion quality to convert analog TV signals overseas to HD quality for your tv. Tou can use any PAL or NTSC TV to view any type of broadcast signal in the world. Your TV must have an HDMI input. Eliminating the need to buy a new multi-system TV set. Local TV tuner like a VCR, Cable Box or Satellite Receiver is required.
Tape conversion: You can exchange tapes with friends or relatives living abroad, or for business and education. PAL VCR is required to do this. Connect a Pal VCR to this converter, and Watch your Tapes in HD quality on your TV.
Camcorders: Use your PAL camcorder in the USA or your NTSC camcorder overseas on a PAL TV.
Game Systems: Use your PAL system Playstation, Playstation 2, PS3, XBOX, XBOX 360, Nintendo Wii, etc... on a NTSC TV or NTSC game system on a PAL TV.
Excellent features list:
No audio or video delay! Converts in real time
UP-converts signals to HD Component quality
Upconverts Analog signal to HD quality through component cables. This means you will not only convert your signal from pal/ntsc but you will also enhance it to a higher resolution for a HDTV.
No audio input or output, and no audio signal sync problems:
It allows audio to go directly into your TV not reproducing it so you will not loose any audio quality what so ever. Many converters such as the Comworld 1500 and others have audio inputs and outputs which will require you to go through the converter with your audio signal. The audio signal does not need a conversion to take place as Pal, Secam, and NTSC Audio are all the Same. The difference between Pal, NTSC. and Secam is only in the video signal. This converter KDV-5000 will allow you to use your Audio cables directly into your tv, and all you need to use the converter for is the Video Signal.
Outperforms All Comworld converters, Samsung SV5000, Aiwa MX100, Samar USA converters, Tenlab converters, emerson converters, & any other video converter under $1000.
Use your PAL/Secam equipment in a NTSC country and NTSC equipment in a PAL country
Very easy to use (simply connect your Video signal from the source (DVD player, VCR, DVD/VCR combo, satellite receiver, etc...) to the converter. Then connect the converter to your TV. The video converter will take the Signal from the your source and convert it to the proper system that your TV or monitor can use. It's that simple.
There is no need for your TV to have a vertical hold as required by some models of converters.
Real time conversion with no video or audio lag
Uses a standard AV or S-Video connection to convert any input signal to HD quality component output.
Crisp and clear converted picture
Compatible with ALL Mono, Hi-Fi Stereo, Dolby Digital and DTS equipment.
Includes remote to change input and output.
Stand-alone and stylish compact design excellent for portable applications.
System condition memory. Converter remembers settings and returns to same input and output settings when turned back on
LED Lamp shows current input and output video signal
No need to hook and unhook multiple components. Auto selection between S-Video and Composite signals. This means you can connect a DVD player and a VCR to the converter at the same time.
ON / Off Toggle switch
Detects input automatically between: All Pal, SECAM, and NTSC systems
Convert signals from and To:
Pal, NTSC, and Secam.
Excellent conversion characteristics such as:
Fully digital decoding and encoding
Ultra fast 64 Megabytes video field memory is the highest available in the market today
The latest digital upconversion eliminates artifacts in the converted image
Static resolution: up to 500 lines
Dynamic resolution: up to 1080i
4 Field conversion of NTSC signals
8 Field conversion of PAL signals
Built in automatic gain control (A.G.C) function ensures 1 Vp-p output signal which optimizes the video output signal assuring best image quality
Digital Line (525 <-> 625 Lines) and 50<->60 field conversions
Built-in Time Base Correction (T.B.C) for signal synchronization
Includes Free Component cables, S-Video and Composite (RCA) Cables
It will not tune tv channels, to do this you will need a cable box, satellite receiver, vcr, or DVD recorder
Your tv must have Component inputs to use this converter (please see our comparison chart below for other converters with different outputs.
This has only S-video and RCA inputs. (please see our comparison chart below for other converters with different inputs.