Analog frame grabber
8 bit | PIXCI® SV5
The PIXCI® SV5 is a video-rate frame grabber that captures high quality, uncompressed, scientific quality digital images from standard analog output video sources. The PIXCI SV5 frame grabber digitizes analog video from NTSC, RS-170, PAL, or CCIR format sources such as cameras, camcorders, VCRs, and ultrasound imaging systems. Color (NTSC, PAL) and monochrome (RS-170, CCIR) video formats are supported. Capture images with 754 by 480 resolution from any NTSC, NTSC/S-Video, or RS-170 video source. Capture images with 922 by 580 resolution from any PAL, PAL/S-Video, or CCIR video source. Analog image data is digitized and transferred to motherboard memory with less than one horizontal line time delay. As a PCI bus DMA master, the PIXCI SV5 frame grabber burst transfers image data without using the host computer's processor. Live video display is provided with software that transfers the image from motherboard memory to a graphics card or subsystem. Live, 30 frame per second (fps) display, is available when capturing from any NTSC, NTSC/S-Video, or RS-170 video source. Live, 25 fps display, is available when capturing from any PAL, PAL/S-Video, or CCIR video source.