National Instruments Frame Grabber Support from Image Acquisition Toolbox

Use National Instruments Frame Grabbers with MATLAB and Simulink to acquire video and images.

Generic Frame Grabber

Using National Instruments® frame grabbers with MATLAB® and Simulink®, you can directly capture live video and images into your image processing and computer vision workflows.

Please see the industry standards below for details and operating system support.

The table below lists the National Instruments frame grabbers supported by Image Acquisition Toolbox on 32-bit and 64-bit Windows®. For detailed information about a frame grabber listed here, visit the National Instruments web site.

The Image Acquisition Toolbox requires driver version 3.8.0 to use National Instruments hardware. For additional information refer to the troubleshooting section on National Instruments hardware.

InterfaceProduct Name
Camera LinkPCI-1426
LVDS, RS-422PCI-1422

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Support Package


Support Package Installer installs this support package. To start the installer, go to the MATLAB toolstrip and click Add-Ons > Get Hardware Support Packages. For more information, read the documentation.

Third-Party Requirements

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