Product Comparison: AVerMedia Live Gamer HD 2 (GC570) vs Elgato HD60 Pro

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General Specifications
Live Gamer HD 2
HD60 Pro
About the Product
The Live Gamer HD2 is a PCIe capture card built for professional YouTubers and Streamers. It records and streams Xbox, PlayStation, Wii U or Nintendo Switch gameplay directly to Twitch, YouTube, Facebook or Beam. The latest RECentral 3 Software provides live editing and customizable quality settings for clipping and combing video in real-time buffering.
With Elgato Game Capture HD60 Pro, stunning 1080p capture with 60 fps is only the beginning. HD60 Pro introduces Instant Gameview, feeding your stream with superior low latency technology. The built-in Live Streaming feature gets you up and running on Twitch and YouTube in a snap. Add your webcam, overlays and more with Stream Command, and change your stream layout on-the-fly with scenes.
Key Specs
Supported Resolutions
1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p, 480p, 480i
1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p, 576i, 480p
Input Interfaces
HDMI, 3.5 mm jack
Output Interfaces
PCI-e Gen 2, HDMI, 3.5 mm jack
What customers say about "Key Specs"
AVerMedia Live Gamer HD 2 (GC570) PCIe Internal Game Capture Card
  • Recommend for anyone streaming or recording video game play.
Elgato HD60 Pro Game Capture Card
  • Card work as expected and rated. I don't use much of its software for streaming so can't really say anything but capturing screen for two pc setup works fine.
  • The device is easy to set up and is very robust and does not feel cheap.
  • I've had problems with external capture devices in the past. This device gives me NO issues at all. It does exactly what it should, and the installation procedure is the easiest I've seen.
  • I use this to capture my Original Xbox One and my Nintendo Switch, which is does perfectly with minimal latency, less than 5 frames by my estimates.
  • All the information I needed was on the Elgato website and installation was fairly easy.
Size & Weight
0.84 in.
0.55 in.
5.94 in.
4.8 in.
4.92 in.
2.2 in.
5.11 lbs.
3.6 lbs.
What customers say about "Size & Weight"
Elgato HD60 Pro Game Capture Card
  • Delivery was efficient and perfect quality product. Product is small as well which is great.
  • The design is sleek and small, perfect to take along with you to gaming events or to your friends house to record some co-op gameplay.
  • I've been using this for around two weeks now and haven't face any problems with the recording or the device. It has a Solid bulid in such a small form factor.
  • I must admit I was surprised at how small it really was, I had done plenty of research before receiving the product but wow!
  • Its works perfectly with xbox and computer and it small and fit so u can go friends house and play with them its good quilty works well with other programs good small setup.
Compatible Devices
Xbox One, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, WiiU, Nintendo Switch, PC
Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Playstation 4, PC
Capture Bitrate
Up to 60 Mbps
Up to 60 Mbps
Integrated H.264 Encoder
RECentral 3
System Requirements
Windows 10/8.1/7
Windows 10 (64-bit)
Accesories Included
HDMI cable, 3.5 mm audio cable
HDMI cable, High and low profile bracket
Plug and play, Flexible audio connection, Compressed video output, LED lighting, Live editing, Embedded sharing
Unlimited Capture, Instant gameview, Master copy, Stream Command, Flashback Recording, Live commentary, Perfect construction
What customers say about "Features"
Elgato HD60 Pro Game Capture Card
  • Sufficiently low delay to be able to play games through the capture stream rather than needing a second display. We have used it for clear capture from ps4, wiiu, switch, mini nes with no problems.
  • I use this to capture my Original Xbox One and my Nintendo Switch, which is does perfectly with minimal latency, less than 5 frames by my estimates.
  • The free software that comes with the Elgato HD60 Pro is perfect and makes streaming simple as all sound is directly transferred over!
  • Recording is instant, when pressing the record button, it records instantly without delay (unlike the Avermedia HD2).
  • Very difficult to install and get working without getting the message (no device found error).
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
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