D3DGear is a fast game recording and live streaming software for PC. It allows users to record gameplay to video; or stream the game to websites like twitch.tv. Our software is designed to have minimal impact on game performance, and won’t make the game lag or decrease FPS.
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Mostly Positive (147 reviews) - 76% of the 147 user reviews for this software are positive.
Release Date: May 21, 2015

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March 20

D3DGear 5.00 Build 2084 is avaliable

Change logs

  • Added new feature to measure Oculus Rift games FPS number.
  • Added new feature to record Oculus Rift games to stunning HD SBS stereoscopic movies.
  • Added new feature to stream broadcast Oculus Rift games to twitch.tv or hitbot.tv or other stream servers as HD SBS stereoscopic movie.
  • D3DGear is the only game recording software on the planet that supports natively recording and streaming Oculus Rift games in HD SBS stereoscopic movie format.
  • Miscellaneous bugs fixes.

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February 6

D3DGear 5.00 Build 2076 is avaliable

Change logs:

  • Added support to take screenshots and measure game FPS number for games using Vulkan API. D3DGear is the only game recording software that currently supports Vulkan API.

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“It's surprisingly difficult to find game recording software that provides powerful tools and presents them in an easy-to-use way. Fortunately, D3DGear gives you everything you need to create high-quality recording of your gameplay and strikes a balance between breadth and depth that will appeal to most users.”
Performance 10/10 – Toptenreviews

About This Software

D3DGear - A fast game recording and live streaming software for PC.

D3DGear is a fast game recording software for PC. Users will be able to record their gameplay without slowing down the game. Our software has minimal performance impact, and won’t cause games to lag or drop large frame rate like most recording software.

D3DGear will quickly stream to twitch.tv without effecting game performance, giving users the chance to show off their skills. D3DGear streaming function is fast and easy to use. D3DGear works with even slow upload speeds. It is fully compatible with twitch.v, hitbox.tv, and other game streaming websites.

Key recording features:

  • Display game FPS HUD.
  • Record DirectX 8/9/10/11/12, OpenGL and Mantle game natively to HD movie
  • Record Windows 7 Aero desktop, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10 desktop
  • Record Oculus Rift gameplay natively to HD stereoscopies SBS movie
  • Allow custom movie resolution, frame rate, and encoding quality
  • Supports Fast MPEG-4v2, Fast MJPEG, Windows Media Video 9 and Huffyuv Lossless software codec
  • Supports AMD APP, NVIDIA NVENC, and Intel QuickSync GPU hardware codec
  • Supports multi-thread encoding, allows customizable number of encoding threads
  • Save video as AVI, AVI2, and WMV format
  • Record and mix game audio, allows adjust volume level of game audio
  • Record and mix audio commentary, allows adjust volume level of audio commentary
  • Support MP3 audio encoder
  • Allow save audio commentary in separate second audio track
  • Supports webcam and media file overlays

Visit the D3DGear website at http://www.d3dgear.com for detailed information about the software features, and to download the free trial.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows XP SP3
    • Processor: Pentium 4 compatible CPU
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 8
    • DirectX: Version 8.0
    • OS: Windows Vista SP2 or higher
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or better CPU
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
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