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#1 Posted : Thursday, February 8, 2024 12:53:18 AM(UTC)

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I currently have a PC with this configuration for 1080p25 projects:

MB Gigabyte Z370 HD3
CPU Intel i7-8700K
RAM 32GB DDR4 (2x16)
SSD SATA 500GB for O.S. (Windows 10)
CAPTURE CARD Decklink Duo 2

I would like to add a second Decklink Duo 2 to have 8 SDI inputs in total. With the current configuration the PCI-EX lines are not enough for me. What motherboard and processor can I use to make everything work?
#2 Posted : Tuesday, March 5, 2024 8:11:55 AM(UTC)

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for the moment, if you want to keep your CPU but you have to upgrade your motherboard and your GPU

and change capture card

because by adding a second decklink duo 2, you will be restricted by the lack of CPU lanes

first try change motherboard for 2 pcie 3.0x16 (work in x8) like Asus rog strix z390 for example

with decklink quad 2 on cpu slot 2 : pcie 3.0 x16 (x8)

and replace GPU by RTX 2080ti if power allows it on cpu slot 1 : pcie 3.0 x16 (x8)

ans 1 ssd m.2 pcie 3.0 x4 on ssd slot 2 (chipset DMI 3.0 x4)

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and later, for the best, replace the cpu with an i9-9900k

if you want to keep your duo 2 decklink and add a second duo 2

go to X299 MB and i9-10900x

or for new config, MSI MEG X670E ACE with cpu Ryzen series 7000 (but not use usb port 3.2 gen 2x2)

you can up to 12 in/out with 1 x duo 2 + 1 x quad 2

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