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FD720 board

This board is used for input and processing of digital video signals in HDMI format.

The FD720 board can be used as input device for all multi-channel products: Forward Goalkeeper, Forward Referee, Forward Ingest, Focus virtual studios. It can also be used as hardware of Forward T and Forward TS products.

Main features of the FD720 board:

  • PCI-Express x4 bus
  • Up to 2160p50 signals
  • Low profile

The FD720 Board Specification

Bus PCI Express x4 (2.0)
Inputs and outputs

2x HDMI (A type) connectors

Signal formats

HDMI 2.0b (18 Gbps)

Internal video data processing
  • YUV 4:2:2 8, 10, 12 bit
  • RGB 4:4:4 8 bit
Supported video
  • 480i 59.94
  • 576i 50
  • 720p 23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
  • 1080i 50/59.94/60
  • 1080p: 23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
  • 2160p: 23.98/24/25/29.97/30/50/59.94/60
  • 2 channels up to 2160p30
  • 1 channel in 2160p50/59.94/60 mode
Supported OS List of supported OS

8 stereo audio channels for every video input

Synchronization audio to video, configurable audio delay (independently for each input mono channel).

  • From NTP network time servers
  • Software synchronization from another boards of the same type in the same PC
DirectShow Capture filters Are part of the driver package
Power usage 10 wt
Size low-profile, 135x55 mm