USB 3.0 HDMI Video Capture Dongle (TPE-USBCAPT2)

USB 3.0 HDMI Video Capture Dongle (TPE-USBCAPT2)
Have you ever wanted to stream video from your video camera, gaming system, or similar HDMI device? The USB 3.0 HDMI Video Capture Dongle works great with GNU/Linux's premier Open Broadcaster Software (OBS). Just plug it in, select the video capture device, and hit stream. Genuinely Penguin friendly with all recent Linux and Linux-libre kernels supported out of the box. Want to learn more? Check out the video demo.

  • Start streaming Full HD 1080p video @ 60fps

  • UVC (USB video class) and UAC (USB audio class) complaint so your not dependent on NDISWrapper, binary blobs, or other proprietary drivers-firmware

  • Supports all popular Linux and Linux-libre (free) distributions out of the box

  • Supports HDMI capture resolution up to 2048x2160 and captures 1920x1080 RGB24 at 60fps

  • One of the highest rated HDMI capture products on the market within its class


Fast shipping:

Customers within the United States can expect to receive this item within 3-4 business days when selecting our USPS shipping option. Most others in populated regions will generally get it within 1-3 business days from our US warehouse via DHL upon which taxes/duties/fees typically must be paid. Taxes and duties will be due upon delivery for most users outside of the US.

Category Specification
UVC and UAC Compliant Yes, based on UVC (USB video class) and UAC(USB audio class)
Kernels Supported Mainline 3.2+ / linux-libre 3.2+ (both sound and video, and earlier versions are also likely to work)
Frames Per Second (up to) 60 FPS @ 1920x1080
Output Interface USB 3.0 (compatible with USB 2.0 at reduced frame rate due to bus limitations)
Input Interface HDMI
Capture Resolution (up to) 2048x2160; 1920x1080p/1080i/720p at 60/59.94/50/30/29.97/25/24/23.98 fps, PAL, NTSC, SECAM
Audio Features Automatically detects audio input format and converts to 48KHz PCM stero audio
CPU-free Video Processing Up/down conversion, image control, and deinterlacing are done in hardware with zero impact on CPU usage
Features Up/down Scaling
Deinterlacing
Image Control
Various Output Color Spaces
Continuously Work for 24h x7
Multiple Devices on One Host
Certifications: CE, FCC, RoHS
Accessories USB 3.0 Cable (*Must use included USB 3.0 cable, which is a custom accessory. Using any other similar cables might cause capture problems and even damage the capture device.)
Compatible with at least Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10/2008/2008 R2/2012(x86 & x64), Linux (x86, x64, and ARM), OS X 10.9-10.11, macOS 10.12, ChromeOS


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Supported distributions:

Trisquel 6, 6.01, 7, 8
Parabola GNU/Linux 2013.04.27+
Ubuntu 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Lubuntu 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Peppermint Linux OS 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Kubuntu 12.04, 12.10, 13.04, 13.10, 14.04, 14.10, 15.04, 15.10, 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
LinuxMint 13, 14, 14.1, 15, 16, 17, 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 18, 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 19
elementary OS .2, .3, .3.1, .3.2, .4, .4.1
Fedora 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
CentOS 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
Scientific Linux 7 Series 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5
OpenSuSE 13.1, 13.2, Leap 42.1, 42.2, 42.3, 15.0
Zorin OS 7, 7.1, 8, 8.1, 9, 9.1, 10, 11, 12, 12.1, 12.2, 12.3, 12.4
Debian 8, 9
Tails 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.7.1, 2.9.1, 2.10, 2.11, 2.12, 3.0, 3.0.1, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 3.6.1, 3.6.2, 3.7, 3.8
PCLinuxOS 2013.7, 2013.715, 2013.10, 2013.12, 2014.04, 2014.05, 2014.07, 2014.08, 2014.12, 2016.03, 2016.07, 2017.04, 2017.05, 2017.07, 2017.11, 2018.06
Mageia 3, 4, 5, 5.1, 6
Arch 2013.08.01, 2013.09.01, 2013.10.01, 2013.11.01, 2013.12.01, 2014.01.05, 2014.02.01, 2014.03.01, 2014.04.01, 2014.05.01, 2014.06.01, 2014.07.03, 2014.08.01, 2014.09.03, 2014.10.01, 2014.11.01, 2014.12.01, 2015.01.01, 2015.02.01, 2015.03.01, 2015.04.01, 2015.05.01, 2015.06.01, 2015.07.01, 2015.08.01, 2015.09.01, 2015.10.01, 2015.11.01, 2015.12.01, 2016.01.01, 2016.02.01, 2016.03.01, 2016.04.01, 2016.05.01, 2016.06.01, 2016.07.01, 2016.08.01, 2016.09.03, 2016.10.01, 2016.11.01, 2016.12.01, 2017.01.01, 2017.02.01, 2017.03.01, 2017.04.01, 2017.05.01, 2017.06.01, 2017.07.01, 2017.08.01, 2017.09.01, 2017.10.01, 2017.11.01, 2017.12.01, 2018.01.01, 2018.02.01, 2018.03.01, 2018.04.01, 2018.05.01, 2018.06.01, 2018.07.01, 2018.08.01


Most other recently released distributions are also compatible.