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Video card as a capture card?

Last response: in Graphics & Displays
January 7, 2011 2:47:50 AM

I recently purchased A HIS 5770 HD vid card it has a hdmi port on the back. im curious if i can plug an hdmi cable from my ps3 to afformentioned hdmi port and record or stream it on to my tv through my video card ( which is hooked in through a dvi port so what i want to do is :p lug ps3 into video card and stream it onto my tv which is hooked into my video card through dvi and record the video from the ps3
a b U Graphics card
January 7, 2011 3:15:40 AM

Sorry m8 that is a no go
a c 228 U Graphics card
January 7, 2011 4:06:16 PM

jaguarskx said:
Nope. All connections are for output only.

You need to purchase a video capture card like the following to do what you want:

+1^. Nothing more to add. Your typical GPU is an output device only. You need a device specifically designed for it to provide the desired capture function.

Good luck!