Osprey 230 Video Capture Card (B-STOCK)

The Osprey 230 Analog Video Capture Card with SimulStreamDriver Enhancement Software is designed for streaming professionals. This PCI-X analog card is suitable for broadcast professionals and global OEM systems integrators. With its composite and S-Video inputs and professional balanced audio features, it’s the card of choice for high-quality, reliable video capture.

Original price was: € 145,00.Current price is: € 75,00.

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Osprey 230e Video Capture Card

The Osprey 230 video capture card works with PCI and PCI-X architectures. This single channel card supports composite and S-Video inputs along with balanced or unbalanced stereo audio. Designed to capture video for streaming, this PC™ card is an excellent choice for budget-conscious users who need to capture and deliver video from composite and S-Video sources.

With the SimulStream driver enhancement software, you can individually create, tailor, and optimize video for several applications and audiences – all at the same time – live. With the SimulStream software, the Osprey 230 Video Capture Card empowers you to deliver full-frame video to high-speed Internet users or smaller, lower-rate video to DSL and dial-up subscribers, as well as optimized video for several different mobile device standards – all while saving the same content to a storage device for post-processing and other Video on Demand (VOD) applications.



  • Low-profile form factor
  • Supports global analog standard-definition formats, including NTSC and PAL
  • Automatically detects and adapts on-the-fly when the input video format changes frommovie frame rates to television frame rates
  • Provides automatic optimization for changing motion content
  • Includes logo/bitmap overlay with transparency and positioning controls
  • Captures full-frame video at 30 frames per second providing full standard-definition resolution for maximum quality
  • PCI-X compatible
  • Provides audio loop-back output
  • Drivers available for Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Applications: Broadcasters, enterprise, government, OEM systems integrators, webcasting, live streaming, podcasting, mobile TV, video on demand, and surveillance
  • 64-bit PCI interface
  • 32-bit/33 MHz PCI compatible
  • 3.3 V PCI 2.3 compliant
  • Comes with a low-profile bracket


Technical specifications

Driver Support Microsoft DirectShow API
Linux available from open source community
System Requirements Osprey 230 Video Capture Card: Multi-core processors are recommended to run video applications
SimulStream Driver Enhancement Software: Compatible Osprey video capture card
Osprey driver 4.xx or higher
Microsoft Windows operating system compatible with your driver version
Inputs Video: One-Channel Selectable Input: Composite (1x BNC)
S-Video (mini-DIN)Audio: 2 x RCA unbalanced stereo
2x XLR balanced stereo
Outputs Audio: 3.5 mm unbalanced stereo line
Video Format NTSC/PAL
Pre-Processing Closed-caption extraction/rendering
Software-adjustable hardware audio gain control
Logo/bitmap overlay
Scaling, cropping, de-interlacing, and inverse telecine
Loss of video automatic test pattern generation with text overlay
Dimensions (L x H) 6.60 x 2.71″ (167.6 x 68.8 mm)










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