Standalone Video Capture and Streaming - HDMI or
Component, 1080p - USB 2.0
Product ID: USB2HDCAPS
This high-definition capture device lets you record an HDMI or component video source, with
audio, through a USB port on your computer.
With two standalone modes for recording or streaming, the capture device lets you record directly to
an SD card for standalone capture, or use the built-in LAN port to stream video over the Internet.
Capture or stream 1080p video
This versatile capture device features an SD card slot, which lets you record video directly to a card
without having to connect the capture device to your computer. It’s the perfect way to save time, while
adding support for non-Windows® based platforms such as Mac computers or Android™ tablets. Software
is also included enabling you to stream or record content with your Windows based computer.
For hassle-free video streaming, the capture box also has a built-in RJ45 network port that enables you to
connect the capture device directly to your router or switch. With this standalone network connectivity
you can instantly stream your video source over the Internet using streaming services such as Twitch®.
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Easy-to-use software
The device encodes in H.264, the most widely adopted video codec in the world, so you can rest assured
that your video captures will be compatible with almost any device platform with no editing or converting
required. H.264 is also widely supported by most software titles including Adobe®
Premiere® and Windows Media® Encoder.
Plus, the included software lets you take screenshots, schedule recordings and instantly stream your video
source over the Internet. The software is compatible with NTSC and PAL systems, which is perfect for
professional video archiving applications where source media can change from project to project.
Hassle-free operation
This device features one-key capture for simple push-button video recording using the included software,
or push-button capture and streaming while in standalone mode.The built-in video pass-through ports
enable real-time video review while you capture or stream content.
To maximize portability, the capture device is USB powered, so you don’t have to use an additional power
adapter or find an available wall outlet.
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This USB video capture device will not record digitally encrypted content.
When streaming standalone video without the PC software, the maximum supported resolution is 720p.
Standalone streaming supports SD cards up to 64G (FAT32 File system), HiSpeed (Class 10) SD Card
is recommended.
The USB2HDCAPS is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.
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Certifications, Reports
and Compatibility
Applications
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Archive videos in a digital library
Create walkthroughs and how-to tutorial videos
Capture video for screencasts, product demonstrations, online
tutorials, classroom lectures, presentations, or conferences
Features
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Standalone video capture using SD storage
Standalone video streaming using the built-in LAN port
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Capture video to your computer through USB
Hassle-free operation
Easy-to-use software included
H.264 encoding
HDMI video passthrough
NTSC and PAL systems supported
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Hardware
Performance
Connector(s)
Warranty
2 Years
Audio
Yes
Converter Type
Format Converter
Industry Standards
NTSC, PAL-M, PAL-60, PAL Video Encoding: MPEG4/H.264
Important standalone operation
notes
Maximum resolution for standalone video streaming is 720p.
Your SD card must be formatted in FAT32.
Maximum supported SD card size is 64 GB
Class 10 or above SD card is recommended
Audio Specifications
HDMI or Component RCA Stereo
Maximum Digital Resolutions
Video input: 1080p/30/50/60
Video capturing: 1080p/30
Software Video streaming: 1080p
Standalone Video streaming: 720p/30
Supported Resolutions
1080i/p, 720p, 576i/p, 480i/p
Connector A
1 - Component Video (3 x RCA) Female Input
1 - HDMI (19 pin) Female Input
1 - Stereo Audio (2 x RCA) Female Input
1 - USB B (4 pin) Female Output
Connector B
1 - HDMI (19 pin) Female Output
1 - SD / MMC Slot Receptacle
1 - RJ-45 Female
Software
OS Compatibility
Windows® 10 (32/64bit), 8 / 8.1 (32/64bit), 7 (32/64bit),
Vista (32/64bit), XP (32/64bit)
Indicators
LED Indicators
1 - Video Source
1 - USB (Power)
Power
Power Source
USB-Powered
Environmental
Humidity
20%~80%
Operating Temperature
0°C to 45°C (32°F to 113°F)
Storage Temperature
-5°C to 60°C (23°F to 140°F)
Product Height
1.1 in [27 mm]
Product Length
5.4 in [138 mm]
Product Weight
5.6 oz [160 g]
Product Width
3.4 in [86 mm]
Physical
Characteristics
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Packaging
Information
Shipping (Package) Weight
1.2 lb [0.5 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package
1 - Capture Device
1 - USB 2.0 Cable
1 - HDMI Cable
1 - Instruction Manual
Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.
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