Corvid 3G

Corvid 3G

Reliable and Affordable 10-Bit Quality

PCIe 4x Card for 8/10-Bit Uncompressed Digital 3G, HD, and SD I/O

Corvid 3G expands on the capabilities of the original Corvid with support for 3G signals, opening up the possibility for handling higher quality signals while still providing all the benefits of the Corvid card. Available in a standard sized PCIe card or "Low Profile" for when space is of the essence, Corvid 3G has the extra horsepower for more demanding applications.


  • PCI Express 4 lane
  • 1 Channel 3G, HD-SDI or SD-SDI input, 1 Channel 3G, HD-SDI or SD-SDI output
  • 8/10-bit YCbCr and RGB framebuffer formats
  • 1 Mixer/Keyer
  • Available in PCIe form factor (Corvid 3G) or PCIe Low Profile form factor (Corvid 3G LP)
  • 16-Ch SDI embedded audio I/O, 24-bit 48 kHz
  • HD/SD Genlock, Reference Video or LTC Input (selectable)
  • Three year warranty

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AJA's Developer Program allows partner companies to incorporate AJA products into their systems. By utilizing existing, proven video I/O devices, Developer Partners leverage AJA's expertise to develop and support these technologies, saving money and getting their integrated products to market more quickly.

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Industry-Leading Support

AJA’s technical support is recognized as among the best in the industry and is available to all AJA customers. If you need assistance with any aspect of your Corvid installation, configuration, operation or encounter any technical issue,  AJA Support will work with you to get up and running.

Corvid products are covered by a generous three year warranty. Please see the individual Product’s Manual for additional specifics around warranty conditions for the product itself.

Tech Specs

Video Formats

  • (2K) 2048 x 1080p 23.98, 24, 25
  • (2K) 2048 x 1080PsF 23.98, 24, 25
  • (HD) 1080i 50, 59.94, 60
  • (HD) 1080PsF 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30
  • (HD) 1080p 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 30, 50, 59.94, 60
  • (HD) 720p 50, 59.94, 60
  • (SD) 625i 50
  • (SD) 525i 59.94

Video Input Digital

  • 3G-SDI, SMPTE-259/292/296/424

Video Output Digital

  • 3G-SDI, SMPTE-259/292/296/424

Audio Input Digital

  • 16-Channel 24-bit SDI embedded, 48 kHz synchronous

Audio Output Digital

  • 16-Channel 24-bit SDI embedded, 48 kHz synchronous


  • Analog Color Black or HD Tri-level sync

Size (w x d x h)

  • 0.55" x 6.61" x 2.16" (13.97 x 167.9 x 54.87 mm)


  • 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)