This hardware runs on PCI interface and is compatible with Windows XP/Vista only. Lets take a in-depth look at this baby.
(Impress) I-O Data Device Inc. has an upcoming baby which is set to retail in
late March. The GV-D4VR is a hardware MPEG-2 Video Capture encoder set to retail in
Japan at 33,825 yen (~S$526)
This hardware runs on PCI interface and is compatible with Windows XP/Vista only.
Powered by LSI’s LibraEnc encoder, this baby is capable of supporting 480i/480p/720p/1080i resolutions and has a 10bit image conversion accuracy converter to maintain high quality images. Audio input is via RCA.
While video capture is possible, playback of the HD videos will require its proprietary software. Editing of the video is not possible in it,
Recording format is MPEG-2 only with bit rates between 5 ~ 79.2Mbps. Audio is in MPEG-1 Audio Layer 2 in, 256Kbps or 384Kbps.