Gaming, 09/22/2011

Elgato releases Elgato Video Capture software for Windows

Munich/San Francisco — September 22, 2011 — A popular solution for transferring home video to a computer, Elgato Video Capture, now ships with Elgato’s exclusive software for PC as well as Mac. The Windows 7 version of Elgato’s highly-acclaimed video capture software features the same functionality, craftsmanship, and simplicity of design that Mac users have come to expect from Elgato. Now both the Windows 7 software and the classic Mac software are included with every Elgato Video Capture product. Existing users can download it from at no charge.


The Elgato Video Capture software for Windows 7 provides users with a supremely easy way to digitise video. Elgato Video Capture software guides you through every step, from connecting an analogue video source to capturing video as a high quality H.264 file. With just one click, you can add your video to iTunes or to your Windows Media Player library; you can play back the video on your computer or sync it with your iPad or iPhone; you can upload your video directly to YouTube; and you can edit it right away in Windows Live Movie Maker.


Pricing & Availability

Elgato Video Capture is available immediately at a price of USD $99.95/EUR 99.95/GBP £99.95. You can buy Elgato Video Capture from Elgato at and most Mac or PC retailers. Elgato Video Capture software for Windows is available for immediate download at


About Elgato

Elgato produces award-winning TV software together with a complete range of TV tuners and capture devices to watch, record, and edit TV and HDTV on Macs and PCs. Elgato is the home of EyeTV, the world’s leading television solution for Mac computers. Elgato also produces a variety of world-class H.264 video conversion and streaming products. Elgato is privately held with offices in Munich, Germany and San Francisco, California.