AJA U-TAP | HDMI USB 3.0 HDMI Capture Device

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HD/SD HDMI v1.4a 30-bits/pixel, RGB or YUV, 2.25
USB 3.0 connection to desktop or laptop
Bus Powered through USB 3.0 interface
Embedded Stereo Audio support
Supported by OS on Mac, Windows and Linux
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Mini Converters
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Small and simple to use, U-TAP connects directly to your computer system via a USB 3.0 connection which provides the simplest implementation ever, with no drivers to install and incredible software compatibility. U-TAP HDMI and U-TAP SDI offer easy, cost effective and portable solutions for plug and play capture that is compatible with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux operating systems and a broad range of creative applications. From video conferencing to streaming to traditional postproduction and more, U-TAP offers powerful functionality without requiring any third party driver software.

- Product Identifiers -

UPC: 892448000083

- Product Specifications -

Video Formats

  • Video (HDMI)
    • (HD) 1920 x 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
    • (HD) 1920 x 1080i 50, 59.94, 60
    • (HD) 1280 x 720p 50, 59.94, 60
    • (SD) 625p 25
    • (SD) 625i 50
    • (SD) 525p 29.97
    • (SD) 525i 59.94
  • Computer (HDMI), up to 60 Hz max for all formats
    • 1920 x 1080p
    • 1680 x 1050p
    • 1600 x 1200p
    • 1600 x 1024p
    • 1280 x 1024p
    • 1280 x 960p
    • 1280 x 768p
    • 1024 x 768p
    • 800 x 600p
    • 640 x 480p
  • Scaled (USB), Frame rates for all formats: 7.5, 15, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
    • 1920 x 1080p
    • 1440 x 1080p
    • 1280 x 720p
    • 1024 x 576p
    • 960 x 540p
    • 856 x 480p
    • 800 x 600p
    • 768 x 576p
    • 720 x 576p
    • 720 x 480p
    • 640 x 480p
    • 640 x 360p
    • 432 x 240p
    • 352 x 288p
    • 320 x 240p
    • 176 x 144p

Video Input Digital

  • HDMI v1.4a, 24, 30 or 36-bits/pixel, RGB or YUV

Audio Input Digital

  • 2-Channel, 24-bit HDMI embedded audio, 48 kHz sample rate

Capture Video

  • 16-bits/pixel, YUV (input video will be truncated as required)

Capture Audio

  • 2-Channel, 16-bit, 48 kHz sample rate (input audio will be truncated as required)

Host Interface

  • USB 3.0/USB 2.0 UVC compliant

Size (w x d x h)

  • 3.3" x 2.4" x 1.0" (83.82 x 60.96 x 25.4 mm)


  • 0.3 lb (0.2 kg)


  • 5V USB bus powered; 3.5W max


  • Safe Operating Temperature: 0 to 40 C (32 to 104 F)
  • Safe Storage Temperature (Power OFF): -40 to 60 C (-40 to 140 F)
  • Operating Relative Humidity: 10-90% noncondensing
  • Operating Altitude: <3,000 meters (<10,000 feet)

Hassle Free Returns

At Motion Media, our goal is to ensure your complete satisfaction with your purchase. If, for whatever reason, you are dissatisfied with your purchase, you may return it to Motion Media within 30 days. Claims for missing items or items damaged in transit must be received within three business days of receipt of merchandise.

Refunds on returned items will be issued in the same payment form as tendered at the time of purchase. If payment was made by credit card, once we receive the product we will credit your account. Please allow 7-10 days for a credit to appear on your credit card statement. If payment was made by check, please allow 10 business days for a refund check to be issued.

Please read all conditions below. If conditions are not met, Motion Media reserves the right to refuse the return or to charge a restocking fee of up to 25%.

How to return or exchange an item:

  • In order to return an item you need to first obtain an RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) number.
  • To request an RMA number, please visit our contact page and send us an email with the request.
  • To request an RMA number by phone, call Customer Service at 310-450-4000.
  • Place the original package into a shipping carton.
  • Include the invoice and the reason for the return. If defective, please specify the defect.
  • Please do not place stickers or shipping labels on the original manufacturer's package.
  • The RMA number must be clearly written on the outer box. If you received a label in the email, print the label and tape it to the carton.
  • Ship via insured ground service with a tracking number. Return shipping charges are the responsibility of the customer. We are not responsible for lost or damaged packages.
  • Send pre-authorized returns to:

    Motion Media, LLC
    Attn: RMA#XXXXX
    709 N. Douglas St.
    El Segundo, CA 90245

  • Alternatively, you may return an item at our office at the above location, with an approved RMA.


  • All returned or exchanged items must be in new condition, in the original box, and must include all packing material, blank warranty cards, manuals, and all accessories.
  • Motion Media is not responsible for personal data or items left in returned merchandise.
  • Defective items may be repaired or exchanged at our discretion for the same model or manufacturer's equivalent model.
  • RMA numbers are valid for 10 days.
  • Motion Media is not responsible for any consequential or incidental damage resulting from the sale or use of any merchandise bought from us. We are responsible for the monetary value of the merchandise only.

No Return/Exchange On:

  • Any Electronically Delivered Software*
  • 3D Printers & Accessories
  • Custom systems built or modified by Motion Media to customer's specifications
  • Educational dvd's and books once unwrapped
  • Motion Media Gift Cards are redeemable for merchandise only and may not be redeemed for cash.

*We offer 30 day returns on Autodesk licenses, excluding monthly terms.