Magewell Pro Capture DVI


One channel DVI capture card

Captures one of the following
DVI+audio, HDMI+embedded audio
Component+Audio, VGA + audio

Magewell Part Number: 11030



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Pro capture DVI

  • Magewell Pro Capture DVI
    Model No. 11030

    The Pro Capture DVI is an ideal solution for applications that require the capture of HD or sources in real time. Typical applications include: Viewing HDMI or Analog sources from PCs, MACs, Industrial/medical equipment, cameras, game consoles and other video equipment. Also includes Streaming video or Broadcasting applications. Video capture from DVI+ audio, VGA + audio, Component + audio or HDMI + embedded audio.

    • PCIe 2.0, x4 Lane
    • Capture 2k x 2k
    • Compatible with Windows
    • Compatible with Linux
    • Up/down Scaling
    • Deinterlacing
    • Multiple Streaming
    • Automatically Detect Input Signal
    • High-fifelity Video Processing Pipeline
    • Color Adjustment
    • Variou Output Color Space
    • SG-DMA Transmission Mode
    • Multiple Capture Devices on One Computer
    • Hardware Time Stamp
    • Mounting Holes
    • Rotary Switch
    • High-speed Memory
    • LED Indicator
    • Firmware Upgrade
    • Common Drivers
    • Continously working for 24/7


    Linux(V4Lkerneldriversource codunderNDA,supportsx86,x6armarchitecture)

    S upportedAPIs

    Windows, DirectShow, DirectKS
    Linux , 
    V4L2, ALSA

    S upportedSoftware

    • VLC
    • VirtualDub
    • OBS
    • xSplit
    • vMix
    • VidBlaster
    • Wirecast
    • Microsoft Media Encoder
    • Adobe Flash Media Encoder
    • Any other DirectShow/V4L2 encoding/streaming software


  • Magewell Pro Capture DVI Technical Specification

    Supported OS
    Windows 7 /8 /8.1 / 2008 / 2008 R2/2012 (x86 & x64)
    Linux (V4L2 kernel driver source code under NDA, supports x86, x64 & arm architecture)

    Supported APIs: Windows:  DirectShow, DirectKS, Wave API/DirectSound/WASAPI. Linux: V4L2, ALSA

    Input Interfaces: DVI-I, DVI 1.0, HDMI 1.4a or VGA or Component video (via breakout cable)

    Output Interfaces: PCIe Gen2 x4

    Input Features: Auto scan of video input sources when there is no signal input to the currently selected input source. Manual selection of video input source
    Auto selection of linked (embedded) audio input source when the video input source changes. Manual selection of audio input source
    Support for standard crossbar based on video input source selection. Support for input video resolutions up to 2048x2048 pixels

    VGA & Component Specific Features: 12-bit ADC, Support for RGB & YCbCr (YUV) color formats
    Support for ‘Seperated sync’, ‘Composite sync’, ‘Sync-on-green’ (SOG), ‘Sync-on-luminance’ (SOY).
    Support for DMT, CEA, CVT, GTF video timings

    Input signals up to 165MHz pixel rate are digitized with 1:1 sampling
    Input signals over 165MHz pixel rate can be digitized with horizontal sub-sampling (resulting in some image quality loss - NOT officially supported)
    Auto detection of RGB & YCbCr color formats. Auto or manual sampling phase adjustment Auto horizontal alignment
    Support for customized video timings. Support for customized video resolutions for CVT/GTF timings

    HDMI Specific Features: 225MHz HDMI receiver
    Adaptive HDMI equalizer support for cables lengths up to 30M Support for customized EDID
    Support for extraction of AVI/Audio/SPD/MS/VS/ACP/IRSC1/ISRC2/Gamut InfoFrames Full colorimetry support
    Support for 8/10/12-bit color depths
    Support for RGB 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2 color sampling
    Support for up to 8-channel IEC60958/IEC61937 audio streams

    Support for extraction of audio formation information & channel status data
    Support for extraction of video timing information

    Support for extraction of 3D format information Support for extraction of Sony/Canon DSLR time code

    Video Output Formats: Support for output image resolutions up to 2048x2048 pixels
    Support for output frame rates up to 120fps. (Actual output frame rate can be limited by PCIe bandwidth, and at higher image resolutions - above 1280x1024 - by the pixel clock of the on-board video processing hardware. eg. Max frame rate at 1920x1080 = ~80fps. )
    Support for 4:2:0 8-bit output formats: NV12, I420, YV12
    Support for 4:2:2 8-bit output formats: YUY2, YUYV, UYVY

    Support for 4:4:4 8-bit output formats: V308, IYU2, V408, BGR24, BGR32
    Support for 4:4:4 10-bit output formats: V410, Y410

    More output formats are supported via Pro Capture SDK for DirectKS

    Multiple Cards per System: Support for multiple cards plugged to one system
    On-board rotary switch to set card number, with 16 positions from 0 to F
    System hardware device tree will display “01: Pro Capture AIO” when rotary switch is set to 1, and so on
    The video and audio device names displayed in your software will include the card number (set by the rotary switch)

    Multiple Output Streams: Unlimited output streams for any one input channel
    Independent cropping, aspect ratio, color format, resolution, frame rate, de-interlacing and color adjustment settings for each individual stream

    Ultra Low Latency Support: Latency of 64 video lines Partial notification mode in SDK

    Timestamp & A/V Synchronization: Hardware based 100ns high resolution clock
    Audio frames (192 audio samples) & video frames are stamped with hardware clock Hardware clock can be synchronized across cards (via SDK)

    Video Output SG-DMA: ~400MB/s per channel DMA bandwidth in PCIe 2.0 system
    ~200MB/s per channel DMA bandwidth in PCIe 1.0 system
    Support for auto detection of Intel tiled GPU surface
    Support for DirectGMA for AMD video adapter chipsets. Support for GPUDirect for Nvidia video adapter chipsets

    Pro Capture SDK for DirectShow for easy integration (Windows)
    Pro Capture SDK for DirectKS for maximum flexibility & performance (Windows)

    Form Factor: 
    Low profile PCIe x1 Add-on Card, 92.76mmx68.88mm (without PCI bracket)

    Accessories: 2x DVI2VGA connector, 2x DVI-I to HDMI + Component breakout

    Power Consumption: Max current at 12V ~0.4 A, Max current at 3.3V ~0.2 A, Max power consumption ~4.7 W

    Working Environment: Operating temperature: 0 to 40 deg C Storage, temperature: –20 to 70 deg C Relative, Humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing

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