PIXCI® SV8 - Alrad


Frame grabber for color and monochrome analog video: S-Video, NTSC, PAL, RS-170, CCIR


  • Multiple Source Capture
  • Motion Analysis
  • Microscopy
  • Medical Imaging
  • Robotics
  • Laser Beam Analysis
  • Multimedia


  • Install in any PCI Express slot (x1, x4, x8, x16).
  • Four HD-BNC multiplexed inputs and one S-Video input.
  • Uncompressed and lossless image capture.
  • 8 or 10 bits per color value or pixel intensity.
  • Enable or disable automatic gain control.
  • Controls for gain, hue, brightness, saturation, sharpness, and contrast.
  • 64-bit addressing for extended capture to computer memory.
  • Stream video to disk for days.
  • Live display through host computer’s graphics card.
  • Available with standard or low profile bracket.
  • RoHS compliant.
  • Windows & Linux, 32 & 64–bit.

NTSC, RS-170, S-Video

  • Image capture at 720 by 480 pixels or smaller area of interest.
  • Capture at 30 interlaced frames or 60 discrete fields per second.

PAL, CCIR, S-Video

  • Image capture at 768 by 576 pixels or smaller area of interest.
  • Capture at 25 interlaced frames or 50 discrete fields per second.


Video connections: One S-Video input.
Four HD-BNC inputs.
Six optional video inputs.
Trigger and I/O Header: Trigger in and out.
Frame Enable in and out.
Dual GPIO in and out.
Eight optional ins or outs.
Bus: PCI Express x1 or wider.
Power Requirements: 12 V @ 70 mA
3.3 V @ 390mA
Total 2.127 Watts
Dimensions: 3.45 inches long by 2.713 inches high.
(8.67 cm long by 6.89 cm high).
Operating Temperature: 0 to 70 degrees C.

Supported by XCAP-Lite (no charge with board purchase), XCAP-Ltd, XCAP-Std, XCLIB, and XCLIBIPL. 
Compatible with 32-bit & 64-bit Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, LINUX, and 32-bit DOS. Also TWAIN and Image-Pro Compatible.