EAN: 4260217681003 - ArtNr.: 092123 - Octopus Duo CI

Dual Common Interface (CI) for two CAM Modules

  • Decryption for all Digital Devices DVB-S2 and DVB-C/T cards

Common Interface (CI) with Multi Transponder Technology (MTD)

  • 2 CI slots for two independent CAMS on one socket
  • Up to 2x 4 decrypted pay TV channels
  • Only one CAM required to decrypt 4 encrypted pay TV channels. Supports watching one encrypted channel and record several encrypted channels simultaneously.
  • Notice: This function is not supported by all CAMs and providers.
  • Notice: MTD is currently supported under windows only.

Data Rates

  • > 96 Mbit for each CAM and adjustable to the CAM
  • Also supports non-common data rates < 72 Mbit

Expandable Module System

  • Connect to all DuoFlex, Cine DVB cards and Octopus series

Cascading of CAMs

Separate supply voltage for each CAM

  • Allows hot pluggable of CAMs

PCI Express Support

  • Connect via PCIe Gen2 x1 up to x16 slot to connect 2 Digital Devices DuoFlex S2 or DuoFlex C/T (max. 4 Tuner) or to connect TV cards from other vendors (only single transponder mode, 1 CI = 1 tuner)

Suitable for Very Dense Cases

  • Brackets with half or full size are shipped together with the card.

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows® 7/8
  • Linux (Kernel 2.6.34 and higher)

Supports up to 4 Tuners

  • DVB-S2 (SAT) and/or DVB C2/T2 (cable/terrestrial) in all combinations.


  • MTBF@45 °C >1,000,000 h

Green IT

  • No use of tantalum capacitors
  • No use of electrolyte capacitors

Standard Connectors

  • PCIexpress
  • Connect via PCIe Gen2 x1 up to x16 slot
  • 20-pin socket for data-cable to connect Digital Devices DuoFlex-cards (max. 4 Tuner)


  • Produced and developed according to European standards, DIN EN ISO 9001:2000

Green IT

  • RoHS compliant
  • WEEE DE 99353762

Power Consumption

  • < 2 W plus power consumption of the CAM modules

System Requirements

  • 1x PCIe slot

Tested CAM Modules

  • Mascom Alphacrypt Light + Easy TV
  • SMIT Irdeto/Cryptoworks
  • SMIT Viaccess with SRG
  • Technicrypt CW with ORF
  • SCM Cryptoworks

Supported Operating Systems

  • Linux (Kernel 2.6.34 and higher)
  • Microsoft Windows® 7/8(.1)/10 (incl. Windows® Media Center)


  • L 71.5 mm, W 108.5 mm, H 15 mm

DuoFlex CI – Common Interface

  • With MTD Technology
  • Compatible to all Digital Devices DVB cards

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