The Magewell USB Capture HDMI 4K Plus connects to your computer over a USB interface and lets you capture up to a 4K DCI resolution signal (4096 x 2160) with embedded audio via an HDMI 2.0 input. It allows you to capture from cameras, game consoles, and various other devices directly to your Windows, Mac, Linux, or Chrome computer. It also features an HDMI loop-through for local monitoring, and 3.5mm audio input and output for capturing external audio and extracting embedded audio.
The device also offers a variety of processing and other features, including resolution scaling and deinterlacing. It also has a status LED for displaying the status of the input, including idle, input signal locked, memory failed, or FPGA configuration.
Like existing Magewell USB capture video solutions, the newest HDMI to USB Capture or SDI to USB Capture Plus models enable all types of computers including laptops to capture professional video and audio signals through a standard USB 3.0 interface. With no additional power source required!. Two models available with SDI or HDMI inputs. The Magewell USB Capture HDMI 4K Plus device’s capture resolutions up to 4096×2160, including 3840×2160 Ultra HD.
The Magewell USB Capture HDMI 4K Plus offers loop-through connections, reducing workflow costs and complexity by enabling source signals to be sent simultaneously to additional displays or equipment without the need for external splitters or routers. This cost-effective convenience combines with the devices’ rich feature set and extensive compatibility. Which makes them ideal for both end-user applications and as ‘glue’ solutions for systems integrators implementing complete 4K projects. The HDMI 4K Plus USB 3.0 support Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems. Also offer broad compatibility with popular applications such as streaming, encoding, live production, collaboration, video conferencing and lecture capture software.
Short FAQs about USB Capture (Plus)
1. Which software can record 4K videos that are captured by USB Capture HDMI 4K Plus?
Magewell Capture Express, VMix, OBS, XSplit Broadcaster, Meridix Broadcast Producer, etc., support 4K video recording.
2. My computer does not have a USB 3.0 port. How can I use the USB Capture (Plus) device?
It is recommended that you purchase a USB type C to USB 3.0 adapter.
3. Is USB Capture (Plus) compatible with USB 2.0?
Yes. But the limited transmission bandwidth of USB 2.0 cannot guarantee the transmission of
high frame rate or high resolution signal.
4. Can multiple USB Capture (Plus) devices be connected on one computer?
Yes. To ensure that the bandwidth won’t be affected, make sure each USB capture device can be
connected to an independent USB 3.0 Extensible Host Controller. You can check whether your
computer has multiple independent USB 3.0 Extensible Host Controllers in Device Management.
5. Do USB Capture (Plus) devices support using a phone or tablet as a source?
Yes. Apple devices can use Lightning to HDMI cables to output screen signals. Android devices
can use MHL adapters to output screen signals.
|Interface||Video Engine||Signal Detection & Support||Software Environment|
• HDMI x1
• Support input resolution up to 4096×2160 pixels
• HDMI x1
• Support loop-through resolution up to 4096×2160 pixelss
Audio Input Interface
• 3.5 mm audio jack for microphone
Audio Output Interface
• 3.5 mm audio jack for headphones
• USB 3.0
|8-bit video processing|
Color Space Conversion
Aspect Ratio Conversion
Mirror and Flip
|Auto Detection of Input Signal Format|
• Windows, Linux, Mac, Chrome OS
Driver and Firmware
• Driver Free, Updatable Firmware
• USB Capture Utility, Capture Express