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post #21 of 27
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I will have another look later. I tried out OBS and it's working like a charm!
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i use Xsplit to do my recordings i stream and record locally at the same time but it is possible to just record footage
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I use Fraps and just so you guys know if you have room on your RAID array if you use one you can record to it an play games off of it.
I have 2 WD blacks in RAID 0 and I've split the partitions into 2 drives. I record to one and most of my games are on the other.

I've found that CPU makes a significant difference if the bandwidth criteria for recording is met. At ~200 MB/s recording to my RAID I can record 60 fps in most games using Fraps.

When I went from a Q9550 to my 3770k any recording issue I had was resolved.
But you can record to external and raid setups just fine.
Having a dedicated drive helps, but isn't necessarily necessary.
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I use MSI afterburner, recording to a usb 3.0 flash drive - it works well! And all of the other options people have listed are good as well.
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If any of you here record gameplay videos, do you usually record it all in one program or do you record the game, your microphone and TeamSpeak separately so you can adjust sound levels in the editing phase?
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post #26 of 27
It depends on what you want to do editing wise.
With Fraps you have to use another program to split the game and mic recordings.

There is no easy way to edit Fraps mic recordings without affecting the game audio as well.

Personally I take the time to setup sound levels before I record and just use Fraps to record all Audio.
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I just use dxtory to record it all. Then i extract my own mic audio from the game+TS/Skype audio (which I do spend time configuring) and then I can just edit the audio levels if I feel the need.
    
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