Videum Quattro Xpress

The Gold Standard in Video Capture Technology

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The Videum Quattro Xpress is a four channel audio/video capture card that produces broadcast quality video and absolute reliability required for on-the-air streaming of live events. Built upon the new PCI Express bus architecture, Videum Quattro Xpress boasts super fast encoding and increased efficiency. The performance of Videum Quattro Xpress is second to none. Fast data throughput delivers broadcast quality encoding and enhanced audio synchronization.

Videum Quattro Xpress has the power to simultaneously capture four channels of standard defnition video from eight independent sources. It also enables you to take advantage of the powerful features available in Microsoft Expression™ Encoder. It’s now possible to switch and edit live streaming events in real-time. Videum Quattro Xpress delivers a professional quality live experience like no other capture card on the market.


Videum DirectShow Driver 3.8 is required for all Videum Xpress cards with audio features manufactured after December 2012. Please contact if an earlier driver version must be used with new cards. Affected products are: Videum 4100 Xpress / Videum 4400 AV Xpress / Videum Duo Xpress / Videum Quattro Xpress



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Multi-Board Capable Yes
SMP Capable Yes, optimized for multi-processor systems
Video Sources 8
Video Capture Channels 4 independent channels, aggregate 120 frames/second, 240 fields/second
Connector Type BNC
Video NTSC or PAL
Capture Formats Motion JPEG compressed video
Uncompressed video (YUV 4:2:2, YUV 4:2:0, or RGB)
Image Size Programmable per channel
32×24 640×480 (NTSC)
32×24 to 704×576 (PAL)
On-board Video Processor Brightness, contrast, hue, saturation
Video Capture Performance Up to full resolution, full frame rate per channel
Digital I/Os 8 Port TTL I/O with interrupt/event signaling
Display Full screen with DirectDraw™ capable graphic card
Text and Graphics Overlay Up to full resolution, full frame rate per channel
Watchdog Function Yes, programmable with automatic failure log
De-Interlacing Yes
Elastic Frame Buffer Yes
Video Loss Detection Yes
Video Signal Termination Yes
Video Input 4 BNC (4 Composite or 2 S-video)
Audio Formats Up to 48 KHz 16-bit
AV Synchronization Fully synchronized to system multimedia clock
Audio Output 2x 1/4″ TRS-phono jacks (balanced stereo)
Audio Input Audio-In 1 : 2x combo XLR and 1/4″ TRS phono jacks (balanced stereo)
Audio-In 2 : 2x 1/4″ TRS-phono jacks (balanced stereo)
Audio-Out : 2x 1/4″ TRS-phono jacks (balanced stereo)
CPU Performance AMD and Intel CPU support, 1 GHz or higher
System Memory 512 MB
Operating System Microsoft XP (x86 and x64), Vista (x86 and x64),
7 (x86 and x64), 2003 (x86 and x64), 2008 (x86 and x64),
2008 R2 (x64), 8 (x86 and x64), 8.1 (x86 and x64)
PCI  Express One x1 PCI Express slot (can be used in x4, x8, x16 PCI Express slots)
Dimensions LxH 6.78″ x 4.4″
172mm x 112mm (PCB size w/out bracket)
Software Applications Windows Media™ Encoder 9, Windows Messenger, Microsoft Expression™ Encoder, Flash™ 2 Encoder SDK (Videum software development kit included)


Driver Installation Instructions

  • Launch the downloaded Videum Driver installer. Proceed through the dialogs (defaults apply > Reboot before install should be selected).
  • Reboot.
  • Complete the install. Proceed through the dialogs (defaults apply).
  • Reboot/shutdown may be required.

Standard: 12 Month Limited Manufacturer’s Warranty

Extended: 15 Month Limited Manufacturer’s Warranty – No Additional Cost