Epiphan adds DVI2PCIe Capture Card Model, Increases Performance and Features

DVI2PCIe now captures 60 to 85 FPS, adds PCIe x1 model and Audio Video Extension Kit

October 22, 2012

October 22, 2012, Ottawa, Canada – Epiphan Systems Inc., an innovator in professional audio-visual capture, record, broadcast streaming and replay hardware products has expanded the DVI2PCIe™ product offering, boosted performance and added new features.

“Epiphan Customers love the fact that the high performance DVI2PCIe capture card can grab so many different types of signals with a single card, and they are not constrained to fixed resolutions or specific connector types.”
  • DVI2PCIe has more than doubled performance with lossless capture achieving 60 to 85 FPS (see DVI2PCIe specifications)
  • DVI2PCIe capture card is now available in a PCIe x1 form factor, ideal for OEMs and applications, which require a smaller form factor for the host capture computer.
  • DVI2PCIe now has an optional audio-visual kit, which allows customers to capture a second video channel (s-video or composite) and choice of balanced or unbalanced audio sources.
  • DVI2PCIe has improved performance for DirectShow and QuickTime integration services for 3rd party applications recording and streaming applications.

DVI2PCIe internal capture card for video capture from DVI, HDMI and VGA video sources
“Since launching DVI2PCIe capture card in November 2011, Epiphan has seen rapid adoption of DVI2PCIe from customers and OEMs that require high quality lossless capture card with high frame rate performance”, said Mike Sandler, CEO Epiphan Systems.  “Epiphan Customers love the fact that the high performance DVI2PCIe capture card can grab so many different types of signals with a single card, and they are not constrained to fixed resolutions or specific connector types.”Top applications for DVI2PCIe are OEM and end customer capturing VGA, DVI, RGB/BNC Component, HDMI™, Mini DisplayPort, DisplayPort and Thunderbolt video sources from medical equipment, presentation capture systems, lecture recording systems, advanced simulation systems, and multi-media streaming systems.

Availability

The DVI2PCIe x4 and DVI2PCIE x1 form factors capture cards are available immediately through our Epiphan Online Store or Epiphan’s authorized channel partners. The DVI2PCIe device driver and firmware performance improvements release candidate upgrade is available from our downloads page. The DVI2PCIe AV Kit is available under an early access program aimed at OEMs that want to build applications in advance of commercial availability.  For more information on availability for various operating systems or to order the optional DVI2PCIe AV Kit, please see the DVI2PCIe AV kit page.


AV kit for DVI2PCIe and DVI2PCIe Duo to add TRS audio capture, S-Video capture and 3.5mm audio capture

Epiphan Video produces world-class, award-winning audio visual solutions to capture, scale, mix, encode, stream, record and play high resolution video including 4K UHD. Our customers include companies that specialize in live event production, education, healthcare, worship, manufacturing, usability, collaboration, security and transportation.

Epiphan’s field-proven product line includes live video production and video streaming systems, external USB-based video grabbers for capturing video and graphics from DVI, HDMI™, SDI and VGA sources and internal video capture cards. Our products are designed in North America and backed by rock-solid technical support.

Epiphan Video is a trade name of Epiphan Systems Inc., a privately owned company incorporated in 2003. Epiphan is based in Palo Alto, California, USA and Ottawa, Ontario, Canada with regional offices and a network of authorized channel partners and OEMs throughout the world. For more information, please visit www.epiphan.com.