Magewell 32070 USB Capture SDI Gen 2 HD/3G/2K SDI Capture Dongle - USB 3.1/3.0/2.0/USB-C

ITEM #: MGW-32070 MFG #: 32070

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    32070 - Overview

    The Magewell 32070 USB Capture SDI Gen 2 is a 1-channel HD capture device that captures SD/HD/3G/2K SDI signals with embedded audio from a wide range of devices including HD cameras (professional, surveillance, video conference), video switchers and so on. The dongle has support for capture resolutions of up to 2048 x 1080 and frame rates of up to 120fps, 10-12-bit color depth and up to 2 mono audio channels at 48kHz. With a ruggedized metal housing, the capture dongle is suitable for all kinds of mobile video capturing, even for outdoors. It has an integrated cable equalizer for supporting cable lengths of up to 459ft for 3G-SDI signals.

    It allows for full 8-bit video processing with features such as cropping, scaling, de-interlacing, aspect ratio, color format and frame rate conversion and vertical flip and mirror.

    High quality chips and other components are used to ensure accurate video capture. The dongles pass through continuous high load tests in temperatures ranging from 32deg;F - 104deg;F, 24/7.

    It supports multiple Windows, Linux, Mac operating systems as well as Chrome operating system, Windows, Linux and Mac OS APIs and multiple software platforms such as vMix, Wirecast and Adobe Flash Media Encoder.

    Includes a USB-A to USB-C adapter.

    • Features:

      • SDI
      • Integrated cable equalizer supporting cable lengths up to 459ft for 3G-SDI signals
      • Support for SD/HD/3Ga/3Gb/3Ga-DL/3Gb-DS standards
      • Support for 2K (2048x1080) mode
      • Support for RGB 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2 color sampling
      • Support for 10/12-bit color depth
      • Support for extraction of SMPTE 352 payload identifier
      • Support for up to 2 (mono) audio channels at 48kHz
      • Support for extraction of audio formation information & channel status data
      • Limited support of 3Gb-DS: only the first stream can be captured
      • Limited support for capture of the first link of dual link interfaces: YCbCr 4:2:2 10-bit 1080p 50/59.94/60: captured as 1080i 50/59.94/60; YCbCr 4:4:4 10-bit: captured as 4:2:2; RGB 4:4:4: R/B sub-sampled

      • Multiple Devices on One Host
      • Continuously Work for 24/7
      • High-Speed Memory
      • LED Status Indicator
      • Windows & Linux SDK
      • Support for up to 2048 x 1080 input resolution
      • Multiple devices in one system can be upgraded simultaneously
      • Integrated cable equalizer supporting cable lengths up to 459ft for 3G-SDI signals
      • Support for 10/12-bit color depth
      • Video processing pipelines with 160 Mpixels/s processing bandwidth
      • Auto or manual selection of input and capture aspect ratio
      • Three aspect ratio conversion modes: Ignore (Anamorphic), Cropping or Padding (Letterbox or Pillarbox)
      • Auto or manual selection of input color format & quantization range
      • Auto or manual selection of capture color format, quantization range & saturation range
    • Specifications:

      • Supported OS's
      • Windows
      • Windows 7/8/8.1/10/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2/Server 2012/Server 2016 (x86 & x64)

        Linux (support x86, x64 & ARM architecture)
      • Ubuntu 12.04/14.04/16.04/17.04/17.10 (x86 & x64)
      • CentOS 6.5/7 (x86 & x64)
      • Fedora 25/26/27 (x86 & x64)
      • Red hat 6.5 and above (x86 & x64)
      • Other Linux OS with kernel version 2.6.35 and above

      • OS X 10.9/10.10/10.11
      • macOS 10.12/10.13

      • Chrome OS

        Supported API's
      • Windows
      • DirectShow
      • Wave API/DirectSound/WASAPI

      • V4L2
      • ALSA

        OS X/macOS
      • QuickTime
      • AV Foundation

        Supported Software
      • VLC
      • VirtualDub
      • OBS
      • XSplit
      • vMix
      • VidBlaster
      • Wirecast
      • Microsoft Media Encoder
      • Adobe Flash Media Encoder
      • Any other DirectShow, V4L2, QuickTime, AV Foundation based encoding or streaming software

        Input Interfaces
      • MCX: SD/HD/3G SDI
      • Host Interface: USB-A to USB-C Adapter, USB 3.0, compatible with USB 2.0 and USB 3.1 Gen 1

        Video Engine
      • 8-bit video processing
      • Deinterlace
      • Cropping
      • Color Adjustment
      • Color Space Conversion
      • Up/down Conversion
      • Aspect Ratio Conversion
      • Mirror and Flip

        Video Capture Format
      • Support for capture resolutions up to 2048 x 1080
      • Support for capture frame rates up to 120fps; Actual capture frame rate can be limited by the USB bandwidth and internal working frequency. Typical capture frame rates on the Intel USB 3.0 controller are as follows: 1920 x 1080 YUY2 (up to 70fps); 1920 x 1080 RGB24 (up to 60fps)
      • Support for YUY2 & UYVY 4:2:2 8-bit
      • Support for RGB24 & RGB32 4:4:4 8-bit
      • The default capture format is YUY2 and more capture formats can be set using USB Capture Utility

      • The USB Capture SDK provide functions including signal status extraction, capture configuration, etc.

        Power & Physical
      • Form Factor: 92.2mm (L) x 40.2mm (W) x 12.3mm (H)
      • 5V Max Current: ~0.5A
      • Max Power Consumption: ~2.5W
      • Operating Temperature: 32°F - 104°F
      • Storage Temperature: -4°F - 158°F
      • Relative Humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing
    • Item Includes:

      • 1x Magewell USB Capture SDI Gen 2 dongle
      • 1x USB 3.0 cable
      • 1x USB-A to USB-C Adapter
      • 1x MCX to SDI cable
    • Warranty:

      • 2 year
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