The PS8209C is a low power HDMI level shifter and redriver.  It supports both AC and DC coupled TMDS™ input signals with up to 6.0Gbps data rate. Device operation and configuration, including redriver equalization settings, can be controlled through pin settings or I2C bus. Automatic power down and squelch provide flexible power management.

Key Features

  • Compliant with HDMI 2.0 specification up to 6.0Gbps
  • Low power consumption
  • Programmable receiver equalization to compensate for PCB and/or connector losses
  • Input can be DC coupled for native HDMI signaling
  • Input can be AC coupled for personal computer level shifting applications
  • Built-in DDC Active buffering
  • Supports TMDS output pre-emphasis
  • Automatic power down management
  • Automatic output squelch circuit for fail-safe operation and power management
  • 3.3V and 1.1V power supplies (for 3.3V and 1.2V operation, please refer to the PS8409A)
  • 6x6mm 48-pin QFN RoHS compliant and halogen free package
  • Operating temperature range availability: 0° to 70°C (commercial), -40° to 85°C (industrial)
  • ESD: HBM 8kV for all pins


  • PC mother boards
  • Graphics cards
  • Docking stations