HD Capture Hardware Recommendations
Refer to the recommendations on this page.
Primary Capture Device
This is a great option for capturing video via HDMI or SDI. It’s portable, easy to use, and works great with Sportscode. The Thunderbolt cable isn’t included, so be sure to purchase one here. Purchasing a second as a backup is highly encouraged.
The Mini Recorder requires a specific driver for use with Sportscode. Click here for setup information.
(2x) HDMI Cable
(2x) Thunderbolt 2 Cable
Picking up 2 of each cable will not only help you adapt to any situation, but ensure there’s always a backup on hand.
Additional Capture Hardware
These tools are not necessarily needed for every capture but are required for certain situations.
This is required to connect your UltraStudio Express to MacBooks made after late 2016.
This device displays the specifications of the incoming video feed for easier matching in Sportscode. It also allows you to convert any HD video signal into specified video resolutions and frame rates. Every scenario is different - this device ensures you’re equipped for them all. This is STRONGLY advised for all users in North America.
If you’re capturing from a DVR or cable box, you’ll need one of these to capture that video feed in Sportscode.