Combine the legacy of Osprey with the Swiss heritage of Variosystems and you get a video capture card with almost limitless possibilities.
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Osprey 827e MFI Capture Card

Osprey 827e features two Video inputs rated at up to 1080p60 each. Input one is a standard 3G-SDI input, input two is a Multi Function Input (MFI). Using the supplied adapters the MFI input supports HDMI, DVI, VGA, Component, Composite and S-Video.

A separate Audio Only input provides multiple options for external Audio capture.

The multi-function input series of capture cards sets the industry standard for flexibility for video and audio capture. Perfect for OEM applications in Higher Education, Rental & Staging, Military, Government and many more. The MFI series are the go to cards for ISV’s looking to save money and PC real estate without sacrificing quality. SimulStream® a standard feature on all HDMI models, is an Osprey feature which allows each input to produce multiple parallel output streams with completely independent settings for color space, cropping, scaling, closed caption and overlays facilitating simultaneous delivery to multiple applications. Ideal for mission critical video capture. Deploy two or more cards in a single workstation or server chassis for maximum input density. Driver based pre-processing features include VBI/VANC closedcaption extraction/on-screen rendering, logo/bitmap overlay, scaling, cropping, deinterlacing, inverse telecine, ProcAmp control, Vector Scope and Lumi Scope The quality, reliability and flexibility makes this series perfect for applications in Broadcast, Education, Enterprise, Government, Medical, Military, Sports and House of Worship.

SDI Input Specifications


Video Formats


480i, 576i


720p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60


1080psf 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30


1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60


1080i50, 59.94, 60





SMPTE 259/292/296/424/425


3G-SDI Level A Only




Metadata Support

CEA-608, CEA-708 for closed captioning





Embedded 8 Channels (4 Stereo)



Audio Sampling

Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz at 24-bit




SDI Color Precision

8, 10, 12-bit RGB 4:4:4, YUV 4:4:4 and 4:2:2




Multiple Rate Support

Auto Detect SD/HD/3G-A




MFI Input Specifications



Video Inputs


HDMI, DVI, VGA, Component, S-Video, Composite




HDMI Video Formats

480p29.97, 30


576p25, 50


720p50, 59.94, 60


1080p23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60


1080i50, 59.94, 60




DVI Video Formats


1920x1080, 1600x1200, 1400x1050, 1360x768, 1280x1024, 1280x960


1280x800, 1280x768, 1280x720, 1024x768, 800x600, 640x480



Component Video Formats


480i, 576i


480p, 576p


720p24, 25, 50, 60


1080i50, 60



Composite / S-Video Formats


480i, 576i



HDMI Audio


Embedded 8 Channels LCPM (4 Stereo)



HDMI Audio Sampling

Television standard sample rate of 48 kHz at 24-bit.


Audio Input Specifications




Audio Inputs


2 Stereo Pairs Balanced Audio (4x mini XLR)


2 Stereo Pairs AES (2x mini XLR)


2 Stereo Pairs SPDIF (2x RCA)


2 Stereo Pairs Unbalanced Audio (3x RCA)




Included Accessories


1x DVI to HDMI Adapter


1x DVI to VGA Adapter


1x DVI to Analog Adapter


1x S-Video Adapter Cable


3x BNC to RCA Adapters


1x Audio Breakout Cable


Osprey 827e Dual Input Video Capture Card with SimulStream

VGA to DVI Adapter

HDMI to DVI Adapter

Component to DVI Cable

Audio Dongle

Limited 1-Year Hardware Warranty

Osprey 827e 2 Channels


Channel 1:


Channel 2:

DVI, HDMI, VGA, Component, Composite



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