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User Info: sithgod513

sithgod513
3 years ago#1
does anyone know of any capture cards that are around $80 that I could use to record on my ps3? I dont really care all that much about video quality being super hd, but I would love to have one that still allows me to play my game in 1080p through the hdmi cable that I use.
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User Info: drewh

drewh
3 years ago#2
sithgod513 posted...
does anyone know of any capture cards that are around $80 that I could use to record on my ps3? I dont really care all that much about video quality being super hd, but I would love to have one that still allows me to play my game in 1080p through the hdmi cable that I use.


Impossible, since PS3 encrypts its signal with HDCP over HDMI.
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TimePharaoh
3 years ago#3
Good thing you don't want super hd just budget hd.
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User Info: DerPancake

DerPancake
3 years ago#4
http://www.amazon.com/Roxio-Game-Capture-HD-PRO/dp/B008YTAGGW

Its the cheapest I would go, hilariously Roxio HD puts out better quality than ElGato. The only downside is too keep that high quality you must use its own editing software because you have to convert the file to mp4 to use with Sony Vegas (or any other editing software) and it downgrades the video quality.

Btw for Ps3 you are forced to use Component Cables doesn't matter which capture card you use.
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User Info: sithgod513

sithgod513
3 years ago#5
DerPancake posted...
http://www.amazon.com/Roxio-Game-Capture-HD-PRO/dp/B008YTAGGW

Its the cheapest I would go, hilariously Roxio HD puts out better quality than ElGato. The only downside is too keep that high quality you must use its own editing software because you have to convert the file to mp4 to use with Sony Vegas (or any other editing software) and it downgrades the video quality.

Btw for Ps3 you are forced to use Component Cables doesn't matter which capture card you use.


ok thanks I guess ill have to just suck it up and not play in hdmi.
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User Info: iggysmartbomb

iggysmartbomb
3 years ago#6
You'll still have nearly the same quality... unless I'm thinking of composite not component. I always get the two confused.

User Info: sithgod513

sithgod513
3 years ago#7
so what about this thing?

http://www.walmart.com/ip/21576599?wmlspartner=wlpa&adid=22222222227015600976&wl0=&wl1=g&wl2=c&wl3=18162233110&wl4=&wl5=pla&wl6=40025926870&veh=sem
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3 years ago#8
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User Info: Mhunter04

Mhunter04
3 years ago#9
Was curious what does major reviewers like GameSpot, IGN, etc. use in order to capture video screens on their console and even handhled and mobile games?

I was told from one of my buddy who usually assist in doing post-production video editing that they usually utilize extremely costly and high-end visual capture hardware or system that can be directly outputted from the console and even handheld it's self.

User Info: Mr kitty

Mr kitty
3 years ago#10
Once you upload over youtube, the bitrate is too low that you can't tell between HDMI or Component. Don't force yourself to go around HDCP when you can easily use component.
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