Check out these best game recorders for Windows that we’ve reviewed in 2018. We’ve rounded up the best recording software for gamers here.
Whether you are playing game for fun or as a professional career, recording important moments allows you to share it with your friends or watch it in the future. With free game recorders like Bandicam or OBS, you can do it as easily as eating bananas.
In today’s post, I am going to share with you 5 best game recorders for Windows which I’ve been using to record most of my gameplay during the last few years. All of them are simple-to-use, lightweight and powerful.
Best Game Recorders for Windows 10/7/8 32 bit and 64 bit
Bandicam is exactly a “simple game recorder” with intuitive UI that anyone can learn easily. This program allows you to record up to 4K video quality within 24 hours continuously. You can record full screen desktop, windows, your webcam or HDMI devices with minimum effort. Although Bandicam’s free version is enough to use for most users, its paid version will cost $39 per license. Read our full review about this software here!
2. OBS Studio
OBS Studio is incredible free and open source screen recording software that you can use to record your gameplay. Like Bandicam, OBS Studio has various options for video recording such as record your entire desktop, a window with audio and webcam and more. Added to that, OBS Studio also allows you to trim unwanted parts from your recordings, add image, text and low-third video into your recording. Read our full review about OBS studio here!
3. Mirillis Action Screen Recorder
Mirillis Action Screen Recorder is a lightweight program that allows you to record your gameplay in full screen or customized part easily. The program also comes with screenshot tool that can be used for making product demos or tutorial video for YouTuber quickly. If you are considering purchasing professional video recording software for your YouTube channel, Mirillis is a great option to look at. You can try this software within 30 days with a watermark on your recording. By purchasing their paid license, you can remove the watermark. Read our detail review here!
4. Gecata – Movavi Game Recorder
This is a simple-to-use game recorder, created by Movavi. It is a lightweight program that allows you to record full screen or a window with no lag or glitches at 60 fps. This game capture software supports two-way sound capture – in-game sound effects, music, and dialogue, as well as microphone output. This lets you comment on the action as you go. Save audio streams as separate audio files in AAC format so you can easily edit out bloopers without messing with the video footage. Read more about this software!
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Well, these are the most powerful game recorders that I’ve reviewed. I will come up with more programs at soonest time. Presently, I am trying two amazing free game recorders which may be listed in couple of weeks after the test is done.
If you are looking for a great game recorder, don’t hesitate to download one of the above suggestions. They are worth trying. However, if you need to record video from your monitor for something else such as making screencast, product demos or making tutorial, you can try ActivePresenter or Camtasia Studio. These programs will give you more advanced features in editing video. Don’t forget to follow us to receive more valuable post notifications in the future.