Osprey Video Capture Cards

Osprey-260e:- PCIe Analogue Video Capture with Stereo Audio


The latest addition to the Osprey Video PCIe family of capture cards, the Osprey-260e professional analogue video capture card. The Osprey-260e has been designed especially for the super high-speed PCI Express (PCIe) based PC motherboards, the Osprey-260e delivers professional level features and functionality for best quality results, perfect for live video streaming.

Take advantage of advanced video pre-processing features such as logo/bitmap overlay with transparency and positioning controls, de-interlacing, colour space conversion and closed-caption extraction and rendering.

The Osprey-260e uses the compact 1-lane PCI Express interface for a broad range of motherboard support by providing compatibility with 1, 4, 8 and 16 lane PCI Express slots. With its low profile format, the Osprey-260e is the ideal solution for rackmount encoding farms, custom enclosures and other form-factor constrained environments. Furthermore, the Osprey-260e can co-exist with other Osprey capture cards in the same PC.

The Osprey-260e provides connectivity for component, Y/C and composite video inputs as well as balanced and unbalanced stereo audio inputs. 

Product Highlights

  • Professional analogue audio/video capture 
  • PCI Express (x1) card
  • Breakout Cable for audio and video inputs
  • Multiple Osprey-260e cards per PC chassis
  • Low-profile design, includes both standard and low-profile brackets
  • Hardware audio gain control
  • Audio loop-back for monitoring
  • Scaling, cropping, de-interlacing and inverse telecine
  • Logo/Bitmap Overlay
  • Closed-caption extraction/rendering 
  • Microsoft DirectShow API

Osprey-260e PCIe Analogue Video Capture with Stereo Audio

P/N: 95-00473.

System Requirements:

  • Multicore Processors are recommended to run video applications 
  • 32 bit: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10; latest drivers
  • 64 bit: Server 2008 Enterprise R2, Server 2012 Standard, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10; latest drivers
  • Linux
  • Free PCI Express (x1) slot - compatible with x1, x4, x8 and x16 PCIe slots
  • Download Osprey-260e datasheet

Video Inputs and Connectors:

  • Composite (BNC x1) via breakout cable
  • Y/C (BNC x2) via breakout cable
  • Component (BNC x3) via breakout cable

Video Input Formats:


Osprey-260e breakout cable with composite, Y/V and component video inputs

Audio Inputs, Outputs and Connectors:

  • Balanced stereo (2 x XLR) inputs via breakout cable
  • Unbalanced stereo (Left & Right RCA) inputs via breakout cable
  • Unbalanced stereo via card edge 3.5mm output jack for monitoring