The XtremeRGB-Ex8 is an eight channel PCI Express video capture card. The card supports PAL, NTSC and SECAM in both composite and S-video input formats. XtremeRGB-Ex8 video capture card supports de-interlaced video capture and display at 25 / 30 fps for real time video overlays.

The XtremeRGB-Ex8, a stand alone PCI Express four lane plug in capture card, delivers extreme performance with 480 MB/s transfer bus bandwidth. This industry beating performance makes the XtremeRGB-Ex8 ideal for a wide range of applications including:

  • Multi-display presentation software: recommended by industry leaders Dataton WATCHOUT™
  • Digital signage
  • Machine vision: acquires high resolution camera outputs
  • Voyage data recorders: capture radar images
  • Simulation/ Military: acquire high resolution video and simulation for comment and control


Video Streaming Support

DirectShow drivers for WDM streaming driver supports the following applications to encode, record and stream video over networks or the Internet:

  • Dataton WatchOut
  • Microsoft Expression Encoder
  • Microsoft Windows® Media Encoder
  • VideoLAN VLC
  • NorPix StreamPix
  • VirtualDub
  • Adobe Flash Encoder
  • VidBlaster
  • AMCap and other DirectShow compatible software

For further details see the EMS DirectShow SDK documentation supplied as part of a typical installation.


Video Walls

The Vision range of video capture cards are fully integrated with the EMS family of video wall multi-display products. The XtremeRGB-Ex8 captures a composite or S-video output from one source and then displays it as an independent application on your video wall, this is done in real time.

The XtremeRGB-Ex8 has a powerful software application to automatically configure the timing and the format of the input source and display the captured data.