Video digitizer for live video and image capture

ImpactVCB-e: low profile video capture board with live overlay which can be used as the heart of live video display, real time video capture, streaming video or video conferencing solutions

The ImpactVCB-e model 01381 board is a half height PCI Express board for Windows 10, 8 and 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) with one S-Video and one composite video input, plus audio inputs.

ImpactVCB-e PCI Express board

The ImpactVCB-e is a PCI Express video capture product. Compatible with Windows 10, 8, 7 (both 64-bit and 32-bit), ImpactVCB-e is a low profile board which is supplied with both a full height and half height brackets. It will digitize NTSC and PAL video from either composite or S-Video sources.

Video Capture

Video from any analog source (composite or S-Video) can be captured as either still frame video images or motion video. The ImpactVCB-e is supplied with the Hauppauge Capture application (download). In addition, if you are developing your own application, the Hauppauge SDK can be used to create a custom application for your system. And for Linux developers, the ImpactVCB-e is included in the latest (4.0+) kernel and in our PPA for Ubuntu.

Live Video Display

The ImpactVCB-e can be used with the WinTV v10 application for video monitoring, video capture and still frame capture, both full screen and video in a window.


Comparison with other TV tuner models

ImpactVCB 1381ImpactVCBe
model 1381
WinTV-HVR-1265 model 1196WinTV-HVR-1265
model 1196
BUS PCI Express PCI Express
Composite video inputs 1 1*
S-Video inputs 1 1
Audio input stereo stereo
Board height half height half height
A/V Expansion None 1 S-Video/Composite
Comments Includes full height and half height brackets The WinTV-HVR-1265 requires an adapter for composite video (included)
Includes full height and half height brackets
A/V expansion set

System requirements

Hardware requirements

The ImpactVCB-e (PCI Express model) is compatible with X1 and X16 PCIe slots and includes a Windows 10/8/7 and Windows XP compatible driver.

Video capture: the ImpactVCB-e has both composite and S-Video connectors.

Audio Capture: Audio can be input directly from the 3.5mm stereo audio jack.



EMI treatment for FCC Class B and European CE (EN55022, EN55013 and EN55024).