Oct 17, 2016

Compare Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro to other Elgato Gaming products

Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro is similar to the other Elgato Gaming products in many ways, but it also has significant improvements.

 
PCIe Card


Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro connects to your computer using a PCIe (PCI Express) slot. 

It supports a PCIe 2.0 or higher (x1/x4/x8/x16) slot.

 Other Elgato Gaming products use USB 2.0.

 
Instant Gameview


Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro allows for Instant Gameview - an instant preview on the computer monitor to reflect what you see in game including your reactions on webcam and live commentary.

With Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro, you can expect that absolute lowest delay between game and preview.

Elgato Game Capture HD and Elgato Game Capture HD60 do not have Instant Gameview.

 
Master Copy


Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro supports Master Copy - no matter what resolution you stream, you can simultaneously save a full resolution 1080p 60fps recording of the raw gameplay, at up to 60Mbps.

Elgato Game Capture HD and Elgato Game Capture HD60 can also record in great quality while you stream, but the maximum bitrate is not as high as Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro.

 
Product Comparison Chart


Here is a detailed comparison between Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro and the other Elgato Gaming products. HD.

 
  HD60 Pro HD60 GCHD
       
1080p Capture with 60 fps Yes Yes No
PlayStation 4, Xbox Input (HDMI) Yes Yes Yes
PS3 / Retro Gaming Input (A/V In) No No Yes
Unlimited Capture to your computer Yes Yes Yes
Flashback Recording Yes Yes Yes
Stream Command Yes Yes Yes
Instant Gameview Yes No No
       
Technical Specifications      
       
Interface PCIe x1 USB 2.0  USB 2.0
       
Input PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 & Wii U (unencrypted HDMI) PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 & Wii U (unencrypted HDMI) PlayStation 4, Xbox One & Xbox 360 (unencrypted HDMI), PlayStation 3 (A/V In)
       
Output HDMI (lag-free pass-through) HDMI (pass-through) HDMI (pass-through)
       
Supported Resolutions 1080p60, 1080p30, 1080i, 720p60, 720p30, 576p, 576i, 480p 1080p60, 1080p30, 1080i, 720p60, 720p30, 576p, 576i, 480p 1080p60 (simultaneous 60fps pass through and 30 fps capture), 1080p30, 1080i, 720p (60 or 30 fps capture), 576p, 576i, 480p, 480i.  240i via composite or S-Video.
       
Maximum Recording Bitrate 60 Mbps 40 Mbps 30 Mbps
       
Dimensions 22 x 56 x 14 mm / 4.8 x 2.2 x 0.55 in 112 x 75 x 19 mm / 4.4 x 3 x 0.75 in 73 x 24 x 109 mm / 2.9 x 1.0 x 4.3 in
       
Weight 102 g / 3.6 oz 106 g / 3.7 oz 142 g / 5 oz
       
System Requirements      
       
PC Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (or later) 4 GB RAM, PCIe x1/x4/x8/x16 slot Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (or later) 4 GB RAM, built-in USB 2.0 port Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (or later) 4 GB RAM, built-in USB 2.0 port
       
Mac Not Available for Mac OS X 10.9 (or later), 4 GB RAM, built-in USB 2.0 port OS X 10.9 (or later), 4 GB RAM, built-in USB 2.0 port
       
Processor 2nd generation Intel Core i5 (i5 2xxx or comparable) 2nd generation Intel Core i5 (i5 2xxx or comparable) 2 Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo (or comparable)
       
Stream Command 2nd generation Intel Core i7 (i7 2xxx or comparable) 2nd generation Intel Core i7 (i7 2xxx or comparable) 2nd generation Intel Core i7 (i7 2xxx or comparable)