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 (238) - 76% of the 238 user reviews for this software are positive.
Release Date:
May 21, 2015

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October 20

D3DGear 5.00 Build 2252 is avaliable

Change Logs
  • Added new Background Recording (Buffer Recording) feature. This new feature had been requested by many users many times, now it is finally available for use. The length of background recording now is fixed 30 seconds.
  • Fixed a very tricky video/audio desync bug that would happen during broadcasting.
  • Fixed UI dark issue that would happen in game American Truck Simulator and game Europe Track Simulator 2.
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and performance improvements.
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August 21

D3DGear 5.00 Build 2246 is avaliable

Change Logs

  • Drastically improved Oculus Rift VR gameplay recording feature
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes
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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.tv, YouTube, and other game streaming websites.

Key recording features:

  • Fast game recording and live streaming software for PC
  • Display game FPS HUD.
  • Record and stream DirectX 8/9/10/11/12, OpenGL and Mantle game natively to HD movie
  • Record and stream Windows 7 Aero desktop, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10 desktop
  • Record and stream 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 MP4, AVI, AVI2, and WMV format
  • Record and stream with game audio, allows adjust volume level of game audio
  • Record and stream with audio commentary, allows adjust volume level of audio commentary
  • Support MP3 and AAC audio encoder
  • Allow save audio commentary in separate second audio track
  • Supports webcam and media file overlays
  • Supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10

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: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 8
    • DirectX: Version 8.0
    • Storage: 10000 MB available space
    • OS: Windows Vista SP2 or higher
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or better CPU
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 9 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 10000 MB available space

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