ExtremeCap U3 | AVerMedia

Capture uncompressed HD video like a breeze. The speed of USB 3.0 grants ExtremeCap U3 the power to capture and stream uncompressed Full HD gameplay at up to 60 frames per second.

Full HD. No Compromise.

The ExtremeCap U3 is a USB 3.0 capture card capable of capturing and streaming uncompressed 1080p60 gameplay*. It supports any DirectShow compliant software. Simply connect it between your console and USB 3.0 PC, and go capture your gameplay.
* Requires Intel® Core™ i7 with discrete graphics card, SSD Raid 0, and a read/write speed of 300 MB/s.

Play and Stream on One Screen

Another benefit from the super speed of USB 3.0 is that you'll be able to play directly in the preview window without feeling dragged by latency.
You can now interact naturally with viewers while not losing focus to your game!

Silky Smooth Action in 60 FPS

ExtremeCap U3 preserves your gameplay in crisp clear and silky smooth footages at up to 60 frames per second. Even the most fast-paced FPS or action-packed ARPG can be captured fully.

Built for Your Favorite Software

Wouldn't it be easier to stream or edit footages with software you are already familiar with? ExtremeCap U3 works perfectly with DirectShow compliant software such as XSplit, OBS, Wirecast, VLC, PotPlayer, or Adobe Premiere Pro.

Specifications

Interface: USB 3.0*
Power Requirement: USB bus-power
Video Input: HDMI*, Component
Audio Input: HDMI, RCA L/R
Video Output: USB 3.0
Audio Output: USB 3.0
Maximum Capture Resolution: Uncompressed 1080p60 (60 Mbps)
Supported Resolution: 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p, 576i, 480p, 480i
Encoding Format: MP4 (codec: H.264 encoder and AAC)
Bundled Software: RECentral, RECentral for Mac, USB 3.0 Diagnosis Tool
Compatible Software: DirectShow compliant software such as XSplit or OBS
Dimensions: 5.4 x 3.3 x 0.7 in (137.2 x 84.8 x 18.6 mm)
Weight: 6.4 oz (182 g)
* ExtremeCap U3 does not support viewing/recording/streaming of HDCP protected signals

System Requirements

Windows® 10 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 7 / Mac OS X 10.9 or later
Desktop: Intel® Core™ i5-3400 + NVIDIA GT630
Laptop: Intel® Core™ i7-3537U 2.0 GHz + NVIDIA GT735
Mac: i5 quad-core or above
VGA card supporting DirectX 10
Sound card
4 GB RAM
Powered USB 3.0 port
Intel chipset with native USB 3.0 host controller**
** Renesas, Fresco, VIA, ASMedia (Windows 8.1 only)


In the Box

ExtremeCap U3
USB 3.0 cable
Component cable
Quick guide

  LGX ExtremeCap
U3
LGP LGP LITE LGHD Game
Capture HD II
Max Resolution 1080p60 1080p60 1080p30 1080p30 1080p30 1080p30
PC Interface USB 3.0 USB 3.0 USB 2.0 USB 2.0 PCIe None
Pass-Through  
PC-Free          
Ultra Low
Latency
     
Built-in H.264    
Uncompressed        
Software RECentral 2 RECentral RECentral RECentral RECentral GameMate
OS Win Win/Mac Win/Mac Win/Mac Win None
Hot Button      
Advantage Top quality
and speed
One-PC setup Portable Compact PCIe solution Stand-alone

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