Use our cool in-game overlays to achieve the best gaming experience! Harnessing the power of your GPU, hardware accelerated H.264 codecs and the various overlays, you will have an advantage over your opponents and you can share your victories.
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April 13

Great new feature is coming...

But now here are a few minor updates in #4520 build ;)
  • Added screenshots format selection (PNG, JPG, BMP)
  • Fixed OpenH264 crash when frames are dropped
  • Fixed Hitman 2016 benchmark compatibility
  • Fixed problem with taking screenshots of some systems
  • Added support for CPUs with more than 32 threads (sysinfo)
  • Extended DIMM temperature sensors to 6 units (sysinfo)
  • Fixed wrong values of CPU Fan speed sensor on some systems (sysinfo)
  • Added Brazilian localization

And short video "How to enable Discord overlay in PlayClaw"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RY2c1G_gTnU
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March 27

Hotfix #4495

  • Added threads count option in OpenH264 encoder
  • Small performance tuning in Web Browser overlay
  • Fixed possible crash in AMD H264 encoder
  • Fixed wrong dropping frames in OpenH264 encoder
  • Fixed wrong DIMM temperature sensors values in Sysinfo overlay
  • Added Thai localization
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About This Software

PlayClaw is game overlay application that can record and stream your gameplay!

PlayClaw offers the ability to render helpful overlays in game and also in your recording if needed. PlayClaw has a set of various overlays such as System Information (CPU, GPU, RAM, HDD and other sensors), Teamspeak 3 and Discord overlays, Browser Overlay, Webcam Overlay, Timers and more.



PlayClaw has been designed to make full use of your GPU and hardware accelerated H.264 codecs that will ensure outstanding recording quality and have the least amount of impact on game performance. You'll be satisfied with the capture and encoding speed that PlayClaw offers during local recording sessions or streaming to YouTube, Twitch or other services!

Overlays:

  • Very flexible System information overlay (GPU, CPU, RAM, HDD, FPS, Network sensors)
  • Web Browser overlay (streamers love it!)
  • Webcam overlay
  • Teamspeak 3 overlay
  • Image overlay
  • Dynamic text overlay
  • Powerful Time overlay with modes: Clock, Stopwatch, Timer
  • Window capture overlay
  • Color overlay
  • And that's not all! We're developing new cool overlays for our customers

Capture features:

  • Fast game capture up to 200fps
  • H.264 encoding with hardware acceleration (Intel QuickSync, NVidia Encoder, AMD AMF encoder)
  • Streaming to YouTube, Twitch and other RTMP services
  • Special capture desktop mode in Windows 7, 8 and 10
  • Multiple display support
  • Unique pre-recording feature
  • Multi-threaded MJPEG software encoding
  • Up to 16 audio sources
  • Realtime audio preprocessing engine
  • Output in multiple formats (AVI, MP4)
  • Capture screenshots
  • Adjustable video recording frame rate and size

Overlays output effects

  • Chroma key
  • Scrolling
  • Color key
  • Image mask
  • More effects are coming in future updates

Additional features:

  • Scene-based overlays settings
  • Scenes can be switched at any time using hotkeys
  • Simple and powerful visual overlays editor
  • Profile-based capture and streaming settings
  • Compatible with PunkBuster, Valve Anti Cheat, EasyAntiCheat and BattlEye

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: 2-cores CPU with SSE support
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel/AMD/NVidia graphics card
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Administrator rights to run software are mandatory.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel SandyBridge CPU or AMD APU A10-58xx or better
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVidia Geforce 6хх or AMD Radeon HD 77xx or better
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Administrator rights to run software are mandatory.
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