AVerMedia Live Gamer Portable 1080p Game Recorder

AVerMedia Live Gamer Portable 1080p Game Recorder

AVerMedia Live Gamer Portable 1080p Game Recorder

B&H # AVC875 MFR # C875
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Product Highlights

  • Provides Flexible Connectivity
  • H.264 Hardware Encoding Technology
  • Quickly Uploads and Transcodes Footage
  • PC-Free Mode
  • Push-to-Talk Option
  • Hot Button and LED Indicator
  • TimeShift Function
  • XSplit Supported
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  • 1Description

The Live Gamer Portable 1080p Game Recorder from AVerMedia is a USB box that records and streams your gameplay up to 1080p. Designed specifically for game lovers, this pocket-size game capture device features an on-board H.264 hardware encoder, which guarantees lower CPU usage and smaller file size even for full HD footage. Moreover, the file format is extremely easy to work with for post-editing and uploading. Live Gamer Portable supports a wide range of resolutions; it adopts HDMI and component connections for different gaming platforms. The HDMI pass-through function guarantees smooth HD gaming experience even while recording the gameplay. In addition, the gamer can be directly connected to streaming platforms; you can even add live commentary when streaming up.

Live Gamer Portable adopts a USB interface and works perfectly with a tower PC or laptop. With support for a wide range of resolutions and its HDMI and component inputs, Gamer Portable provides flexible connectivity for various gaming platforms. It also allows you to record or stream the game footages of your Xbox360, PlayStation3, Wii U and gaming PC.
With the advanced H.264 hardware encoding technology, Live Gamer Portable takes care of the HD video processing and avoids CPU overload. The hardware encoder also guarantees stable frame rates when you game, record or even stream.
The device requires low CPU usage, which lets your PC focus on the game without being distracted by video-processing tasks. The MP4/H.264 format generates smaller files even for 1080p footage and is super easy to work with mainstream post-editing software. It no longer takes a long time to upload or transcode the footage you want to share.
Ultra Portable
The Gamer Portable provides the option of "PC-Free Mode," allowing you to record video games without a PC. Just flip the switch, insert an SD card and you are ready to go. Under PC-Free Mode, the device can be powered by your game platform via USB, with no additional power outlet needed.
Instant Sharing
The Gamer Portable generates sharp footage that's ready to be posted to social networks. In addition, AVerMedia's exclusive RECentral software provides intuitive settings for live streaming and quick connection to popular streaming platforms. It is capable of broadcasting live gameplay to TwitchTV and Ustream directly with your account and even allows custom RTMP settings.
Voice Commentary
The RECentral software preserves not only your epic gameplay but also the live commentary. It lets you trigger the voice commentary with a simple hot key or a push-to-talk option. The voice file can be saved separately for post-production or be streamed out with live gameplay over the Internet.
Hot Button and LED Indicator
Game recording or streaming starts in no time with just one press on the Hot Button. The Hot Button also serves as an on-board LED indicator, the color of illumination and the lighting frequency help you know the working status with a single glance.
With the TimeShift function, you can easily jump back to any footage where you want to start recording.
XSplit Supported
For those looking for advanced streaming functionalities, Live Gamer Portable is fully compatible with XSplit Broadcaster. XSplit Broadcaster lets you add different types of media to the stream, such as webcam, graphics and other video inputs. You can even customize scenes to meet different streaming purposes.
UPC: 795522964175
In the Box
AVerMedia Live Gamer Portable 1080p Game Recorder
  • HDMI Cable
  • Component Video / Stereo Audio Dongle Cable
  • Mini USB Cable
  • 3.5mm Audio Cable
  • PlayStation 3 Cable
  • Protective Bag
  • 3-Month Premium Software License
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Interface USB 2.0
    Video Input Digital: HDMI
    Analog: Component video
    Audio Input Digital: HDMI
    Analog: RCA L/R, 3.5 mm Audio
    Video Output Digital: HDMI (pass-through from component and HDMI input)
    Audio Output Digital: HDMI (pass-through from HDMI input)
    Analog: 3.5 mm stereo (pass-through from HDMI and 3.5 mm audio input)
    Resolution Input/ Pass-Through:
    640 x 480 (60p), 720 x 480 (60p), 720 x 576 (50p),
    800 x 600 (60p), 1024 x 768 (60p), 1280 x 720p (50p),
    1280 x 720p (60p), 1280 x 768 (60p), 1280 x 800 (60p),
    1280 x 1024 (60p), 1360 x 768 (60p), 1440 x 900 (60p),
    1680 x 1050 (60p), 1920 x 1080 (50i), 1920 x 1080 (60i),
    1920 x 1080 (24p), 1920 x 1080 (25p), 1920 x 1080 (30p),
    1920 x 1080 (50p), 1920 x 1080 (60p)

    PC Free Mode Resolution (Input/ Pass-Through):
    720 x 480 (30p), 720 x 480 (60p), 720 x 576 (30p),
    720 x 576 (60p), 1280 x 720 (30p), 1280 x 720 (60p),
    1920 x 1080 (30p), 1920 x 1080 (60p)

    640 x 480 (60p), 720 x 480 (60p), 720 x 576 (50p),
    800 x 600 (60p), 1024 x 768 (60p), 1280 x 720p (50p),
    1280 x 720p (60p), 1280 x 768 (60p), 1280 x 800 (60p),
    1280 x 1024 (30p), 1360 x 768 (50p), 1440 x 900 (30p),
    1680 x 1050 (30p), 1920 x 1080 (24p), 1920 x 1080 (25p),
    1920 x 1080 (30p)

    PC Free Mode Capture:
    720 x 480 (30p), 720 x 480 (60p), 720 x 576 (30p),
    720 x 576 (60p), 1280 x 720 (30p), 1280 x 720 (60p),
    1920 x 1080 (30p)

    Live Gamer Portable does not work with 1920 x 1200 monitors and upscaling is not supported.

    Chroma Subsampling Input/ Pass-Through: YUV 4:4:4
    Capture: YUV 4:2:0
    Audio Format Input:
    HDMI: PCM Stereo
    RCA L/R, 3.5 mm Audio: stereo

    Capture: AAC stereo
    Codec Hardware H.264 encoder
    User Interface On-board Hot Button for one-click recording/ streaming
    LED indicator for working status
    Software AVerMedia RECentral, XSplit Broadcaster
    Record Quality Maximum: 60 Mb/s @ 1080p30
    Operating System Windows 8 (32/64 bit), Windows 7 (32/64 bit)
    CPU Intel Core 2 Duo 2.8 GHz
    AMD Athlon 64 x 2 Dual Core 3.0 GHz
    Memory 4 GB RAM
    Graphics Card VGA card with support for DirectX 10.0c or above
    Power Requirement USB Power
    PC Free Mode Storage Media:
    SD Card: SDHC class 10 is the minimum requirement

    Record Quality:
    Maximum: 16 Mb/s @1080p30

    Power Requirement: USB Power (5 V/1 A)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.1 x 0.8 x 2.7" (131 x 22 x 70 mm)
    Weight 4.1 oz (117 g)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.4 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.9 x 4.1 x 3.2"
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