DarkCrystal HD Capture (CD530)
DarkCrystal HD Capture (CD530)
AVerMedia Technologies Inc.

DarkCrystal HD Capture (CD530)

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The DarkCrystal HD Capture CD530 (CD530) is a raw data capture card for capturing various video formats from DVI, VGA and HDMI interfaces. Through its PCIe Gen2 x1 interface, the CD530 enables high data throughput at up to 1920 x 1200 60fps, while simultaneously previewing video content without latency.

Versatile PCI Express Card with Customized Resolution Support

Capture and convert raw data from an HDMI®, DVI or VGA video source through a PCI Express (Gen 2 x1) slot. The CD530 enables high data throughput at up to 1920 x 1200 60fps while previewing video without latency issues. High signal adaptation allows for complete customization of captured resolution under 1920 x 1200 through the AVerMedia resolution adjustment tool. The CD530 is functional simplicity realized. Connect a signal cable to the port, and the automatic adaptive detection initiates a video connection quickly and easily.

Professional [HD HDMI] Real-time Capturing

The CD530 is a professional level PCI Express frame grabber that enables you to view and store real-time megapixel images from any source in a computing platform. Image capturing, video recording, processing and previewing are easily achieved with the AVerMedia Capture Studio software package. Video acquisition is made easier with support for a multitude of third-party software programs, including Microsoft Express Encoder and Adobe Premier Pro.

Software Development Kit

Developing applications through the CD530 is made far easier with the powerful AVerMedia software development kit (SDK), which boasts a wide range of comprehensive features for developer implementation. AVerMedia SDK, a complimentary resource, fully supports all AVerMedia hardware.

At a Glance:

  • Full support for 1920 x 1200 60fps video input
  • Capture high definition signals from HDMI or analog sources
  • Outstanding signal compatibility
  • Lossless real-time display
  • Professional video capturing without the complexity
  • Diverse third-party software support
  • Highly compatible I/O design
  • AVerMedia resolution tool for customization of resolution requirements
Interface PCIe Gen2 x1
Channel 1ch HDMI/VGA/DVI
Supported Resolution 1920x1200
(Any customized resoluion which pixel clock <= 162MHz)
Frame Rate 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 60, 72, 75, 85
(Depends on the combination of each resolution which pixel clock <= 162MHz)
Color Format YUY2
RGB24 (supported by SDK)
Color Depth 8 bit
SDK Supported Language Visual Basic, Visual C++, Delphi, C#, VB.NET
Audio Input HDMI (embedded audio), RCA (L/R)
Video Input HDMI, VGA, DVI Input (HDMI/VGA via adapter)
Multicard Yes
Operating System Support Windows 8.1/7 (32/64-Bit), Linux
Operating Environment Temperature: 0 to +65 ℃
Humidity: 0 to 80% RHNC
Storage Environment Temperature: -30 to +65 ℃
Humidity: 0 to 90% RHNC
Power Requirements +3.3V max @ 3A, +12V max @ 0.5A
Dimensions (mm) 137.9(L) x 125(W)1 x 21.5(H)