Key Features

HDMI 1.3a based
Tests HDMI sources: DVD/Blu-ray players, set-top boxes, AV amplifiers, notebook PCs and digital cameras.

[Production Line]
Users prepare golden sample (reference) data and compare it with the input signal. Software application shows its PASS/NG result.


[R&D and Quality Assurance]

Users use it as a simple HDMI protocol analyzer.

(1) Video, Audio and InfoFrame can be checked.

(2) DDC and CEC line monitoring by “Through mode”

[Test Items]

(1) 36-bit video data

(2) Audio data (L-PCM level and frequency)

(3) DDC (HDCP) and CEC line - VA-1830 is controlled by PC only. ASTRODESIGN provides terminal commands as standard option.


Utility software to monitor DDC line (included with the VA-1830-A).


HDMIDot Clock25 to 165MHz
Input/OutputTransfer Rate25MHz to 225MHz (in case of 12-bit/150MHz)
Deep Color8, 10 and 12-bit
Color SpaceRGB/YCbCr 4:4:4/YCbCr 4:2:2
In/Output signalTMDS
HDCPAcceptable (Ver.1.3)
I2S/SPDIF 8-ch
DSD 8-ch
Receiving only
HBRReceiving only
DDCDDC2B supported
CEA EDID Timing ExtensionCEA-861-E
External Controls
RS-232CBaud rate 9600bps
USBHost, Device
General Specification
VoltageAC100~AC240V (50/60Hz)
Power Consumption10W (MAX)
Operating Temperature
+5 to 40℃ (no condensation)
Operating Humidity
30 to 85%RH (no condensation)
Dimensions210(W) x 44(H) x 240(D) mm
(excluding protusions)
WeightApprox.2 ㎏