The Grass Valley / Canopus HDSPARK (Standalone) hardware solution is ideal if you're working in a file-based, networked environment and need to see your projects output in real-time, using affordable HDMI monitors.
Based on the PCI Express form factor, it is available with full or upgradable versions or EDIUS nonlinear editing software - as well as an HDMI output board supports full-resolution, real-time preview monitoring. It also features embedded HDMI audio and separate stereo RCA jacks for high-quality audio monitoring. The HDSPARK solution also empowers you with constantly synched, full-resolution preview of effects and content directly from the EDIUS timeline.
As for the HDSPARK board, it can handle any mix of high- and standard-definition (HD and SD) video content; unlimited video, audio, title and graphics layers; and any combination of real-time effects.
|Audio Formats:||LPCM 48kHz 24-bit|
|Audio Output Connectors:||HDMI LPCM 8-channel Monitor: 1x stereo RCA (unbalanced)|
|Bus Interface:||PCI Express Rev. 1.0a x1 lane|
|Dimensions:||68.9 x 97 mm (2.71 x 3.82 in.) (HxW)|
|Memory required:||1 GB RAM (2 GB or more recommended)|
|Optical drive required:||DVD-ROM for software installation DVD-R/RW or DVD+R/RW drive for creating DVD-Video with DVD Creator|
|PCI Slot required:||One free PCI Express x1 slot|
|Power Requirements:||+12V: 0.05A, +3.3V: 0.9A|
|Processor required:||Intel or AMD CPU with a 3 GHz processor speed or faster (multiple CPUs and/or multi-core CPUs are recommended - minimum SSE2 instruction set required)|
|Regulatory Compliance:||CE, FCC CLASS B, C-Tick|
|Sound card required:||Sound card with WDM driver support required|
|USB Port:||Free USB port (1.1 or higher) for security key|
|Video Formats (Output) (HDMI):||1920x1080i50/59.94 1920x1080p23.98 1280x720p50/59.94 720x480i59.94 720x576i50 720x480p59.94 720x576p50|
|Video Output Connector:||HDMI 1 port (HDCP not supported)|
|Warranty:||Grass Valley / Canopus 1 year limited warranty|