RGB to HDMI Converter with Audio Embedding
Key Features
  • Converts analog RGBHV to HDMI
  • Analog stereo audio embedding
  • Accepts computer video from 640x480 up to 1080p/60, as well as 1920x1200/60, with reduced blanking
  • EDID Minder automatically manages EDID communication between connected devices
  • Automatic output format selection
  • Front panel LED provides power and signal status
The Extron DVC RGB-HD A
Model Version Description Part #
 DVC RGB-HD A RGB to HDMI Convertor with Audio Embedding 60-1614-01

The Extron DVC RGB-HD A is a one VGA input, one HDMI output converter that digitizes analog RGBHV video to HDMI, with analog stereo audio embedding. It accepts resolutions from 640x480 up to 1080p/60, as well as 1920x1200/60 with reduced blanking. The DVC RGB-HD A features EDID Minder® to ensure that the input source powers up properly and reliably outputs content for display. A USB port allows for system configuration and firmware updates using Extron PCS - Product Configuration Software. The compact, low profile, one-eighth rack width enclosure of the DVC RGB-HD A enables discreet mounting in many locations, including underneath a table or behind a display.

The DVC RGB-HD A provides a simple, cost-effective solution for newer digital-only video switchers and processors to accommodate an analog source connection. Applications include “bring your own device” environments where a variety of legacy source devices may be encountered, or operations centers where specialized high-resolution analog source devices have not been replaced by digital technology.


  • Converts analog RGBHV to HDMI — Convenient, cost-effective solution for adapting analog computer video for use in digital video systems.
  • Analog stereo audio embedding — Analog audio signals are converted to digital HDMI audio.
  • Accepts computer video from 640x480 up to 1080p/60, as well as 1920x1200/60, with reduced blanking — Fully compatible with a wide variety of legacy and modern computer video resolutions.
  • EDID Minder automatically manages EDID communication between connected devices — EDID Minder ensures that all sources power up properly and reliably output content for display.
  • Automatic output format selection — Simplified operation automatically outputs signal as HDMI format when input audio is present, or as DVI when no input audio is detected.
  • Front panel LED provides power and signal status
  • USB port for system configuration
  • Low profile form factor — Housed in a compact 1" high, one-eighth rack width metal enclosure.
  • Requires external 12VDC power source, not included — Unit can share the 12 volt DC power from another device’s power supply. For standalone applications, order the following Extron 12 volt external power supply: PS 1205 C (part # 70-1175-01).
  • Includes Extron MBU 125 Low-Profile Mount Kit
  • Includes LockIt® HDMI cable lacing bracket
  • Easy setup and commissioning with Extron PCS - Product Configuration Software — Conveniently configure multiple products using a single software application.
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Video — VGA input
   Gain Unity
   Bandwidth 170 MHz (-3 dB)
   Crosstalk -50 dB @ 10 MHz, -30 dB @ 100 MHz
Video input — VGA
   Number/signal type 1 RGBHV
   Connectors 1 female 15-pin HD
   Nominal level 0.7 Vp-p for RGB
   Minimum/maximum levels Analog 0.3 V to 1.5 Vp-p with no offset
   Impedance 75 ohms
   Horizontal frequency 15 kHz to 145 kHz
   Vertical frequency 30 Hz to 170 Hz
   Return loss <-40 dB @ 5 MHz
Video output
   Number/signal type 1 single link HDMI (or DVI-D with appropriate adapter)
   Connectors 1 female HDMI Type A
   Standards DVI 1.0, HDMI 1.1
    NOTE     The product does not scale video. RGBHV video and analog audio are digitized and converted to HDMI.
Audio input
   Number/signal type 1 stereo, unbalanced
   Connector (1) 3.5 mm mini audio jack (tip = L, ring = R, sleeve = GND)
   Impedance >10k ohms, DC coupled
   Nominal level -10 dBV
   Maximum level +6 dBV, unbalanced
    NOTE     0 dBu = 0.775 Vrms, 0 dBV = 1 Vrms, 0 dBV ≈ 2 dBu
   USB control ports 1 female USB mini-B, rear panel
   USB standards USB 2.0, high speed
   Power supply External (optional)
Input: 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Output: 12 VDC, 1 A, 12 watts
   Power consumption 
      Device  1.8 watts
      Device and power supply  2.4 watts
   Ambient temperature/humidity Storage: -40 to +158 °F (-40 to +70 °C) / 10% to 90%, noncondensing
Operating: +32 to +122 °F (0 to +50 °C) / 10% to 90%, noncondensing
   Cooling Convection, no vents
   Thermal dissipation 
      Device  4.9 BTU/hr
      Device and power supply  7.1 BTU/hr
      Rack mount Yes, with optional 1U rack shelf
      Furniture mount Yes, with included under-desk mounting kit
   Enclosure type  Metal
   Enclosure dimensions 1.0" H x 2.2" W x 3.0" D (1/8 rack wide)
(2.5 cm H x 5.6 cm W x 7.6 cm D)
   Product weight  0.2 lbs (0.1 kg)
   Vibration  ISTA 1A in carton (International Safe Transit Association)
   Regulatory compliance 
      Safety CE, c-UL, UL
      EMI/EMC CE, C-tick, FCC Class A, ICES, VCCI
   Product warranty 3 years parts and labor
    NOTE     All nominal levels are at ±10%.
    NOTE     Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Shipping Dimensions and Weights
    Part # Height Width Depth Weight
    60-1614-01 2.63" (6.7 cm) 7.0" (17.8 cm) 5.38" (13.7 cm) 0.36 lbs (0.16 kg)


DVC RGB-HD A Diagram

Panel Drawing

DVC RGB-HD A Panel Drawing