It is likely that your "BNC" camera is a standard composite video camera. As such, you need a fast ADC, and a bunch of logic to properly decode the video signal. You cannot in any way just wire it up to usb. Your best bet is probably to buy an inexpensive video-capture card (google "video capture", there's lots of options). They run as low as ~$ EasyCAP USB 1 channel Video Capture Card AV / BNC to USB TV DVD VHS Audio See more like this BNC Male To USB RG59 Coaxial Converter Cable Cord For CCTV Security Camera . Nov 01, · Slarsen New Member. The short answer is that the BNC to USB adapter you link to will work (though I'm a bit wary of it because it appears to be a generic model) and the Hauppauge card won't because it won't plug into a laptop. And it has the wrong king of connector. The output of your device is a BNC connector. BNC RCA S-Video To USB DVR Adapter Digital MPEG Video Recorder This USB video audio capture device package provides an easy and cost-efficient hardware/software bundle for transforming your PC into a DVR so users can record from home video device such as cable box, satellite receiver, DVD player, CCTV cam, game console, etc/5(2). Jun 16, · Yes, it is possible to use video converters such as Pinnacle RCA to USB video caputure devices to do this. When using CCTV cameras you also typically need a BNC to RCA converter, because closed circuit cameras use BNC connectors, not RCA. Here is outdoor wildlife camera that uses on of our SVF12 outdoor CCTV cameras with a RCA. So lets see how to configure your android as a webcam via USB -. Setup your phone in debugging mode (Settings -> Applications -> Development -> USB debugging). Connect the phone to your computer via USB (don't select storage mode if the phone asks while connecting USB). EasyCap capture devices work fine - I've used one to set up/test a security webcam. The same (built-in USB OTG) drivers are also used for many endoscopes and microscopes that display on Android. BTW Mscopes handles the android software end, better than the . May 24, · Why would you? I hear you ask. Well I wanted an easily portable way to use a web cam to capture some HD footage to stack in Registax for some Astrophotography.
BNC connectors usually carry composite video which is very common input for USB video capture devices. You need to run this script every time you want to use your android as webcam. Hot Network Questions. Lee Harrison Lee Harrison 2, 9 9 silver badges 12 12 bronze badges. The short answer is that the BNC to USB adapter you link to will work though I'm a bit wary of it because it appears to be a generic model and the Hauppauge card won't because it won't plug into a laptop. You would need an adapter to convert the analog BNC video into a digital equivalent.
Dougm May 20, Are you still watching this thread? You cannot in any way just wire it up to usb. You know Sign up to join this community. Post as a guest Name. It was the easy option out for me.
Hot Network Questions. I'm curious if this works as well for others as it has, so far for me. Buy It Now. Awesome Arun Amounts shown in italicized text are for items listed in currency other than U. If you have any luck with it, please hit me up. Nov 1, 5. I have a Sony Xperia Z3 f that makes any difference. The above project is just a frame-grabber i.