PCIe H.264 Video Recorder

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Colossus2 HD Video Recorder
model 01577

Colossus 2

  • Studio quality HD video recorder
  • Uses the same video encoder which is used in the HD PVR 2 model 1512
  • Colossus 2 is an internal HD video recorder, which plugs into x1 and x16 PCIe slots
  • Video input: HDMI in, Component video, S-Video, composite
  • Audio input: Optical audio (5.1 channel), 2 channel stereo audio
  • Video out (real time passthrough from selected video source): HDMI
  • IR blaster out to change channels on a cable or satellite TV box

System Requirements

  • PCIe x1 or x16 slot
  • PC with 3.0 GHz single core or 2.0 GHz multi-core processor (or faster)
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10, 8 and Windows 7
  • Sound card
  • Internet connection (for software installation)

Technical Specifications

  • Hardware encoder:
    • H.264 AVCHD high definition video encoder
    • Up to 1080p60 passthrough, 1080p30 record
    • Built-in video scaler, to convert 1080p to 720p (or lower)
    • Multi-channel audio (2 or 5.1 channel audio) from optical audio or HDMI input, or two channel stereo audio
    • Recording datarate: from 1 to 12.5 Mbits/sec VBR or CBR
    • Recording formats (using Hauppauge Capture):
      M2TS, MP4, TS
  • Input/output connections
    • HDMI input, from non-encrypted HDMI sources such as the Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360 and D-SLR cameras
      Note: Colossus 2 will not record video from HDMI sources with HDCP copy protection.
    • Component video in with stereo audio and optical audio input
    • HDMI passthrough video out with stereo audio and optical audio
    • IR blaster output, to control external cable TV and satellite boxes

Package Includes

  • Colossus 2 high definition H.264 video recorder, PCI Express (compatible with PCIe X1 and x16 slots)
  • HDMI cable (2 meter)
  • Hauppauge AV adapter (for use with Component video cables)
  • IR Blaster receiver/learn/transmitter cable (model 6021298)
  • Applications included:
    • WinTV v10 for scheduled recording
    • Hauppauge Capture for one click record
  • Quick Installation Guide

Bundled software applications

  • Hauppauge’s WinTV v10 application, to schedule the recording of your TV and other video programs.
  • Hauppauge Capture, with these features:
    • Video capture for recording
    • Trimming your video recordings
    • Upload your videos to YouTube
    • StreamEez, for streaming your live videos over the Internet