AVerMedia Launches Live Gamer 4k and Live Gamer ULTRA Capture Cards

AVerMedia Technologies, a leader in digital video and audio have launched two new 4k UHD capture cards – the Live Gamer 4k and Live Gamer ULTRA, which are top of the line hardware. The top of the line Live Gamer 4k (299.99) is an internal PCIe card capable of capturing 4k HDR at 60 frames per second and is the first consumer card capable of capturing 4k HDR footage. The high performance, laptop-friendly Live Gamer ULTRA (249.99) is a driverless external card which is capable of capturing up to 4kp30 with full 4k HDR passthrough and onboard video processing. 4k and 4k HDR is a growing trend in gaming, both on PC and console, and AVerMedia is right on the trend of what’s hot and growing right now. With these new cards, gamers and influencers can capture a full 4k resolution, including HDR, or choose to play in Full HD with incredible frame rates (up to 240 fps), and they are incredibly easy to use.

“The Live Gamer 4K and Live Gamer ULTRA empower gamers to capture and stream their greatest moments in stunning 4K HDR and 4K, respectively, with no impact on gameplay responsiveness,” said David Kao, Marketing Director of AVerMedia. “Gaming is increasingly becoming a 4K medium and these Live Gamer cards provide entry to a new world of incredible clarity and realism, including the ability to play in 4K HDR while capturing.”

PRODUCT DETAILS
All Live Gamer 4K UHD Cards
  • Widely Compatible: Work with all major capturing and streaming software, including OBS and XSplit
  • Video/Audio I/O: HDMI 2.0
  • Recording Format: MPEG 4 (H.264+AAC) or (H.265+AAC)
  • Bundled Software: AVerMedia RECentral, CyberLink PowerDirector 15
Live Gamer 4K (GC573)
  • Top of Line Tech: AVerMedia’s top capture card, capable of handling any game at ultra-high resolution and framerate and with ultra-low latency
  • 4Kp60 HDR: The first consumer card to capture High Dynamic Range, which provides brighter whites and darker blacks and a wider color gamut overall, significantly superior to standard 4K
  • Maximum Performance: Via Internal PCI Express x4 Gen2 card form factor
  • Look like a Rock Star: RGB lighting with three preset modes to make your setup shine
  • Max. Pass-Through Resolution: 2160p60 HDR / 1440p144 / 1080p240
  • Max. Capture Resolution: 2160p60 HDR / 1440p120 / 1080p240
  • Recorded Quality: 150 Mbps default @2160p60; up to 240 Mbps is possible
  • MSRP: US$299.99
Live Gamer ULTRA (GC553)
  • For Pros and Aspiring Pros: AVerMedia’s intermediate capture card, designed to work well with both laptops and desktop gaming PCs and equipped with onboard video processing to lighten the CPU load
  • Laptop-friendly Form Factor with Ultra Low Latency: USB 3.1 (Gen 1) Type-C interface
  • Supports HDR Passthrough: Play and view 4K HDR gameplay while capturing at 4Kp30; other cards force you to turn off HDR before capturing
  • Max. Pass-Through Resolution: 2160p60 HDR / 1440p144 / 1080p240
  • Max. Capture Resolution: 2160p30 / 1440p60 / 1080p120
  • Recorded Quality: 150 Mbps default @2160p30; up to 240 Mbps is possible
  • MSRP: US$249.99

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