What are the best Game recording softwares?

asked by JoshuaPlayz
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9 solutions
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    #1Elgato Game Capture HD

    Elgato Game Capture HD
    A great starting point gadget for anyone that wants to start a gaming channel. You can record and upload gaming footage for consoles, PC and mobile devices.
    Software

    Windows

    Price varies depending of the model

    Helen Wade
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "Good software to use while recording games. Tons of add ons and extras that you can purchase to go with it. Can get a bit pricey."
  2. 6

    #2D3DGear

    D3DGear
    D3DGear is a recording software for PC that allows users to record game play to movies or to a video encoded for streaming without slowing down the game. D3DGear game recording function has very minimal performance impact on the game, it may not cause a game to lag or drop much frame rate.

    Software

    Windows

    $29.85- Free trial

    Nancy Mendez
    Written on January 10, 2018
    "There are a lot of options when trying to find game recording software so it's okay but not that great since others are less costly and have better options as well as settings. I don't think it gives the wow factor I prefer a game recorder to have."
  3. 5

    #3ffspilt

    ffspilt
    FFSPLIT is a free program that allows you to capture or record your desktop. You can capture and record what is happening on your desktop, stream it live or save it to upload and share on your favorite websites.
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Tejas Patil
    Written on January 4, 2018
    "uh. like i need more tools to record my gaming? i already have a ton of softwares for screencapping. i don't need more.. thanks. "
  1. 3

    #4Razer Cortex: Gamecaster

    Razer Cortex: Gamecaster
    Razer Cortex: Gamecaster is a lightweight software  that helps you to start recording or streaming yout gameplays with the push of a key.
    Software

    Windows

    Free- Basic version

    Vibhore Verma
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "I want to share my best gaming moments with my friends. When I do something awesome, I use Razer Cortex to stream my game content."
  2. 3

    #5Action!

    Action!
    Action! screen recorder allows streaming and real-time recording of Windows desktop in HD video quality. You can record and stream your gameplay, web player videos, record music, capture screenshots, add webcams, microphone commentary and more.
    Software

    Windows

    $29.95

    Craig Castillo
    Written on January 7, 2018
    "Action is great for recording games, streaming, videos, and screenshots. You can use the green screen mode to cut the background, when recording via your webcam also which is nice. "
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    #6Bandicam

    Bandicam

    Bandicam is a free screen recorder for computers with Windows operating system. It is can record only a specific part of a user's PC screen. Although the software has a free version, a license can also be bought to open more features.

    Software

    Windows

    Free- Varies by plan

    Zun Kim
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Bandicam Game Recorder makes it possible to record various 2D/3D games such as Minecraft, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, Roblox, World of Warcraft, and League of Legends that use the DirectX/OpenGL/Vulkan graphics technologies."
  4. 1

    #7ShadowPlay

    ShadowPlay
    ShadowPlay is a PC app to record and share high-quality gameplay videos, screenshots, and live streams with your friends. In order to use this software, you need a Nvidia Graphics Card
    Software

    Windows

    Free- Free

    Bobby Guzman
    Written on January 8, 2018
    "Makes recording my gameplay videos and sharing them a breeze. I don't have to fiddle with a bunch of different programs anymore. I can do it all with ShadowPlay. Its so convenient to record and share a video with my friends now and capture those great gameplay moments. You can even do screen shots and live streams with it too so that's even less programs I need on my PC. "
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    #8Gameshow

    Gameshow

    Gameshow is live streaming software developed by Telestream. It's a powerful and essential tool for all gamer, stream your games to everyone in a simple and cheap way.

    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $35.06- Free trial available

    David Ortiz
    Written on January 17, 2018
    "Gameshow is the best Game recording software you can get if you like to record your gameplay. Capture all those moments of you schooling noobs. It is great to show people after the game is over or make tutorials. Try it and you'll like it."
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    #9vMix

    vMix

    vMix is live video production & streaming software that allows you to produce, stream and record in HD, SD and even 4K. You can make live streams on YouTube, Facebook Live, Twitch, and Ustream.

    Software

    Windows

    Free- Varies by plan

    José Guadalupe León
    Written on January 16, 2018
    "It gives you 60 days to try it out which is always a plus. It has a lot of features and goes well with a lot of important platforms. But it's not the best, as OBS and xSplit are even better and OBS is free as well as better in every way possible."

Summary

Best What are the best Game recording softwares
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Elgato Game Capture HDSoftware 9 Paid
2D3DGearSoftware 6 Paid
3ffspiltSoftware 5 Free
4Razer Cortex: GamecasterSoftware 3 Free
5Action!Software 3 Paid
6BandicamSoftware 2 Free
7ShadowPlaySoftware 1 Free
8GameshowSoftware 0 Paid
9vMixSoftware 0 Free
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