TBS 690A

The TBS-690A is a DVB-ASI capture card with 4 channels input, which used to receive DVB transport streams (single or multi program stream) up to 140 Mbps/channel on one card. TBS-690A is ideal for high-density applications requiring up to four ASI inputs, the input channels can run independently. With minimal power consumption, TBS-690A is tailored for industrial applications where reliability is an option. Drivers for all 32- and 64-bit operating systems (only for x86 based hardware) are included: Windows XP, Vista, Windows7, Windows8.x, Windows 10 and Linux.

Product Features

  • DVB-ASI capture card with 4 ASI inputs
  • Compatible with DVB Standard
  • Four receiver channels on the same PCI-e card
  • Full DVB-ASI throughput of 140 Mbps per channel
  • Bandwidth can be divided as required between the ports
  • Signal quality sensing support in hardware


  • Data input: DVB-ASI Transport Stream (MPEG-2, H.264, HEVC/H.265 or JPEG2000 compliant transport stream)
  • Video Formats: DVB ASI Coaxial, DVB Transport Stream
  • Video Interfaces: DVB-ASI at 140 Mb/s
  • Receive FIFO Size: 4 KB per channel


  • IPTV servers
  • ASI to IP conversion
  • Datacasting and monitoring
  • Electronic Program Guides (EPG’s)
  • Broadcast TV

Connections and other details

  • Interface: PCI-E x1
  • Input: 4x ASI embedded Video/Audio
  • Form Factor: Standard-height
  • Connector: BNC
  • Max. dimension: 11.5 x 12 x 2.1 cm
  • Weight: ca. 0.12 kg

Minimal System Requirements

  • Available PCIe slot
  • Operating system (32-bit and 64-bit): Windows XP, Vista, Windows7, Windows8.x, Windows10, Linux, drivers only for x86 systems available

Package contains

  • 1 x TBS-690A DVB-ASI capture card
  • 1 x power-cable adapter
  • 1 x Drivers (as download)

Download & Service

Windows TBS 690a v1.0.0.1 (Older Windows Versions)

Windows 10 TBS 690a v1.0.0.1 (Windows 10)

Linux Treiber (Link to GitHub)