Manta VGA to HDMI with 1080p Scaler, By Sewell

Sewell Part # SW-30008


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Note:If your computer (or other VGA source) is outputing 1080p already, we recommend you check out the Hammerhead which does not attempt to scale your image. This product's specialty is scaling lower resolutions to get up to 1080p.

The Sewell Manta is used to convert any VGA source into 1080p HDMI with integrated audio (HDMI cable, VGA cable, and audio cable sold separately). This allows you to convert the VGA output from your Laptop or PC to HDMI making your HD TV or monitor an extended display for your computer. Now you can enjoy all the content from your computer including movies, Netflix, YouTube, home videos/ pictures, presentations, and so much more in high definition 1080p on your big screen TV.

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Unlike many VGA to HDMI converters the Manta also supports audio. The Manta will convert the analog audio signal from your computer into digital audio. Simply connect a 3.5mm audio cable from the headphone jack on your computer to the audio input on the Manta. The audio is then coupled with the VGA signal and both are converted HDMI which will carry the audio and video to your TV.

Scaling to 720 or 1080p

This converter includes a scaling capability that will fit numerous VGA and Component Video resolutions to your HDMI TV. This ensures easy set-up. You'll never have to worry about fiddling around with your computer's resolutions just to fit your HDMI TV, only to change it back again when you want to use your computer monitor.

NOTE: Does NOT include HDMI cable, VGA cable, or audio cable, all of which are needed to use this device.


Mfg. Part Number

  • SW-30008


  • Sewell

In the Box

  • Sewell Manta VGA to HDMI
  • In-Wall Power Supply
  • User Manual
  • Does NOT include HDMI cable, VGA cable, or audio cable, all of which are needed to use this device


  • 1 VGA Input
  • 1 HDMI Output
  • 1 Stereo AUDIO input (3.5mm mini stereo)
  • 1 Mini USB port (Power)


  • Input Resolutions:
  • 640x480@60Hz, 800x600@60Hz
  • 1024x768@60Hz, 1280x720@60Hz
  • 1280x768@60Hz, 1280x800@60Hz
  • 1280x960@60Hz, 1280x1024@60Hz
  • 1360x768@60Hz, 1440x900@60Hz
  • 1600x1200@60Hz, 1920x1080@60Hz
  • Output Resolutions:
  • 1080p/60Hz, 720p/60Hz


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Out of the Box

Assurance - 11/1/2012 7:27:16 AM

8 found this review helpful

Pros: We have all been frustrated with the concept of Plug and Play. Actually it should be called Plug and spend four hours and six phone calls before it plays. I was skeptical about a $100 product that sounded to good to be true. Surprised! Shocked. It took less than four minutes to setup. It worked instantly; right out of the box. I have a laptop connected through the box to a 32" HD TV. The video quality is absolutely HD. Buy with confidence.

Cons: None


Anonymous - 2/25/2013 9:54:52 AM

5 found this review helpful

Pros: Excelent



Anonymous - 9/30/2013 5:50:02 PM

4 found this review helpful

Pros: help did get right back to me,but their sugestions didnt help

Cons: still havnt got it to work right.tried all resolutions and still screen is too big for tv

Other: dont know if its just that model panasonic or what. also cost is high compared to other brands

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Most recent reviews

at lest it is working

John - 5/1/2014 1:24:34 PM

it works ok just emails ,i have hi speed internet so i can see movies, not seeing the movies!

Good buy

Anonymous - 3/18/2014 11:32:56 AM

Works as advertised, and the image is clear and crisp, sound is transferred well

Works great

Anonymous - 2/28/2014 1:29:35 PM

Works as advertised Installed quickly

Not enough information

Eron - 1/23/2014 12:47:28 PM

Works as intended, does a pretty good job. x

Anonymous - 10/5/2013 8:37:19 AM

Exactly what I needed. Easy set up.


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I have a LED TV with 120hz will it still accept a 60hz signal from the manta converter?


Yes, the Manta and your TV will work together just fine.

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