- Record your PlayStation or Xbox gameplay to a Mac or PC
- Built-in live streaming to Twitch
- Full HD 1080p capture
- Lag-free HDMI pass-through to the TV
- Flashback Recording feature to record retroactively
- One-click sharing to YouTube, Facebook and Twitter
- Compact size and easy setup
Elgato Game Capture HD enables you to record PlayStation or Xbox gameplay to a Mac or PC and share it with your friends and fans. With advanced hardware H.264 encoding, you can capture in stunning HD quality, while keeping the file size low.
The gameplay is passed through to the TV via HDMI – in pristine quality, without delay. Elgato Game Capture HD doesn’t need a lot of cables or even a power supply to record your game: With direct Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 input, you can use a single cable to connect it to your console.
The included software makes it easy to capture every move you make, even if you forget to press the record button: The unique Flashback Recording feature lets you timeshift your gameplay, so that you can simply slide back in time on your Mac or PC and hit the record button retroactively. With one click, you can share your gameplay with your friends and fans on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Even better, the tailor-made Elgato Game Capture HD software allows you to quickly trim your gaming scenes and pass them on to your favorite editing software.
Your skills. Immortalized.
The gaming experience is all about sharing. With Elgato Game Capture HD, you can record your PlayStation or Xbox gameplay to a Mac or PC and share your journey with friends, fans and generations to come.
Be the best.
Elgato Game Capture HD uses advanced hardware H.264 encoding to capture your gameplay in stunning 1080p Full HD, while keeping the file size low. At the same time, your console’s picture is passed through to your TV via HDMI, so you can keep on enjoying your game on the big screen – in pristine quality, without delay.
Elgato Game Capture HD doesn’t need a lot of cables or even a power supply to record your game: With direct Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 input, you can use a single cable to connect it to your console. And since it’s only about the size of a deck of cards, you can be sure it will not intimidate your other gaming gear.
You never know when a moment worth capturing arises. With Flashback Recording, Elgato Game Capture HD has your back. Flashback Recording lets you timeshift your gameplay, so that you can simply slide back in time on your Mac or PC and hit the record button retroactively. Re-living greatness has never been this easy.
Use any microphone that’s connected to your computer, find the perfect balance with your game audio and even automatically lower the volume of your game whenever you speak. With the new Live Commentary feature, all of this is only a click away. Now it’s up to you to think of something brilliant to say.
With Elgato Game Capture HD, it’s not just about you and the game anymore. With one click, you can share your gameplay with your friends and fans on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Even better, the tailor-made Elgato Game Capture HD software allows you to quickly trim your gaming scenes and pass them on to your favorite editing software.
Capturing gameplay is great – but what if you want to entertain your audience in real-time? It doesn’t get easier than with the new Live Streaming feature, built directly into Elgato Game Capture HD. Oh, and in case you’ve wondered: of course you can still simultaneously capture your gameplay while you’re streaming.
Elgato Game Capture HD was created with one goal in mind: to help you share your proudest moments with a high-quality, elegant solution that doesn’t get in your way. Focus on your gameplay – because ultimately, that’s what it’s all about.
- Mac: OS X 10.7 or later, 2.0 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
- PC: Windows 7 or later, 2.0 GHz dual core CPU, sound card
- 4 GB RAM, built-in USB 2.0 port
Internet connection required to download Elgato Game Capture HD software. Supported languages: Dansk, Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, Nederlands, Português, Svenska, 日本語, 简体中文, русский.
- Interface: USB 2.0
- Input: Xbox 360 (unencrypted HDMI), PlayStation 3 (A/V In)
- Output: HDMI (pass-through)
- Supported resolutions: 1080p (simultaneous 60 fps pass-through and 30 fps capture), 1080i, 720p (60 or 30 fps capture), 576p
- Dimensions: 73 x 24 x 109 mm / 2.9 x 1.0 x 4.3 in
- Weight: 142 g / 5 oz
- Elgato Game Capture HD
- Quick Start Guide
- USB cable
- HDMI cable
- PlayStation 3 cable
- Component adapter
“The Elgato Game Capture HD is the capture device that takes the Gold Medal."
WhiteBoy7thst – www.youtube.com/whiteboy7thst
“The Elgato Game Capture HD has revolutionized the way I record my gameplays. Easier and faster than ever.”
tejbz – www.youtube.com/tejbz
“The Elgato Game Capture HD is one of the most impressive gaming
products I’ve used and is absolutely perfect for the work I do every
Calfreezy – www.youtube.com/Calfreezy
“The Game Capture HD is definitely a must have for any aspiring
YouTuber. Compact, portable and delivering full 1080p video capture, it
is an easy choice in my opinion.”
EscoBlades – www.youtube.com/Gbiese
“The best and smallest capture device for gamers at the moment.”
CommanderKrieger – www.youtube.com/CommanderKrieger
"…this is the most well-rounded consumer-level capture device on the market. The included software is straightforward yet robust, without sacrificing quality. It's only outshined by the compact and elegant hardware--a winning combo if there ever was one. It earns our recommendation as the best affordable HD capture solution on the market, hands down."
The Dimunitive Game Capture HD From Elgato Destroys the Competition (Peter Brown, www.gamespot.com)
"If you are looking to venture into the realms of Twitch and Youtube, look no further than the Game Capture HD from Elgato."
ESN Reviews: Elgato Game Capture HD (Max "OddSlice" Mallow, www.esports-nation.com)
"You need a Game Capture HD, yesterday. What used to take me hours now takes me minutes. I could just cry tears of sheer joy. Thank you, Elgato."
WWDC: Elgato's Game Capture HD is Blowing My Mind Right Now (Eli Hodapp, www.toucharcade.com)
"We really like the Elgato Game Capture HD. The device and software is simple (in a good way) and it does exactly what it sets out to do, enable you to record video from a game console or iOS device with the minimum hassle."
Elgato Game Capture HD (Mark Hattersley, www.macworld.co.uk)
"Quality is never lost when you can capture everything that is being pushed through the device to your television with zero lag."
Elgato Game Capture HD Review (bloodypirat3, www.xpgamesaves.com)
"The future of capturing game footage is here with the Elgato Game Capture HD." Rating: 9/10
Elgato Game Capture HD (Gator, www.evilsourcegaming.com)
"The simplicity of the device makes it easier to use than others of the genre.“
Elgato Game Capture HD Review (Marshal Rosenthal, www.gadgetreview.com)