Epiphan adds DVI2PCIe Frame Grabber Model, Increases Performance and Features

Oct 22, 2012, 11:34 ET from Epiphan Systems Inc.

DVI2PCIe now captures 60 to 85 FPS, adds PCIe x1 model and Audio Video Extension Kit

OTTAWA, Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Epiphan Systems Inc., an innovator in professional audio-visual capture, record, broadcast streaming and replay hardware products has expanded the DVI2PCIe™ product offering, boosted performance and added new features.

  • DVI2PCIe has more than doubled performance with lossless capture achieving 60 to 85 FPS (see DVI2PCIe specifications)
  • DVI2PCIe is now available in a PCIe x1 form factor, ideal for OEMs and applications, which require a smaller form factor for the host capture computer.
  • DVI2PCIe now has an optional audio-visual kit, which allows customers to capture a second video channel (s-video or composite) and choice of balanced or unbalanced audio sources.
  • DVI2PCIe has improved performance for DirectShow and QuickTime integration services for 3rd party applications recording and streaming applications.

"Since launching DVI2PCIe in November 2011, Epiphan has seen rapid adoption of DVI2PCIe from customers and OEMs that require high quality lossless capture card with high frame rate performance", said Mike Sandler, CEO Epiphan Systems.  "Epiphan Customers love the fact that the high performance DVI2PCIe frame grabber can capture so many different types of signals with a single card, and they are not constrained to fixed resolutions or specific connector types."

Top applications for DVI2PCIe are OEM and end customer capturing VGA, DVI, RGB/BNC Component, HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, DisplayPort and Thunderbolt video sources from medical equipment, presentation capture systems, lecture recording systems, advanced simulation systems, and multi-media streaming systems.


The DVI2PCIe x4 and DVI2PCIE x1 form factors are available immediately through www.epiphan.com or Epiphan's authorized channel partners.

The DVI2PCIe device driver and firmware performance improvements release candidate upgrade is available from (http://www.epiphan.com/downloads/)

The DVI2PCIe AV Kit is available under an early access program aimed at OEMs that want to build applications in advance of commercial availability.  For more information on availability for various operating systems or to order the optional DVI2PCIe AV Kit, please see http://www.epiphan.com/products/dvi-frame-grabbers/dvi2pcie/dvi2pcie-a-v-kit/

About Epiphan Systems

Epiphan Systems Inc. ("Epiphan") designs, markets, manufactures and supports an innovative line of VGA/DVI/HD video signal source processing products. The products are proven, ideal solutions for capturing, compressing, transcoding, recording, broadcasting, streaming, replaying and printing of virtually any video source.

Epiphan products are used in a wide range of applications such as education, training, simulation, medical imaging, computing, security, transportation, pro-av and legal applications in which capturing, processing, recording and sharing VGA/DVI/HD video source output is critical to effective communication. Epiphan is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada with a sales office in the USA and authorized resellers throughout the world.

For more information, please visit www.epiphan.com

SOURCE Epiphan Systems Inc.