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Live Gamer ULTRA (GC553)

Live Gamer ULTRA (GC553)

Regular price $ 179.99 USD
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Technical Specifications

  • Interface:USB 3.1 (Gen 1) Type C
  • Video Input:HDMI 2.
  • Video Output (Pass-Through):HDMI 2.
  • Audio Input:HDMI 2.
  • Audio Output (Pass-Through):HDMI 2.
  • Max Pass-Through Resolutions:2160p60 HDR /1440p144 / 1080p24
  • Max Record Resolutions:2160p30 / 1440p60 / 1080p120 / 1080p60 HDR
  • Supported Resolutions (Video input):2160p, 1440p, 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 576p, 480p
  • Record Format:MPEG 4 (H.264+AAC) or (H.265+AAC)
  • Dimension (W x D x H):112.6 x 66.2 x 26 mm (4.43 x 2.6 x 1.02 in)
  • Weight:116 g (4.09 oz.)
    Notes:*H.265 Compression and HDR are supported by RECentral1. LGU does not support viewing/recording/streaming of HDCP protected signals

What's In the Box

Live Gamer Ultra (GC553)
• HDMI 2.0 cable
• Type C to Type A Cable
• Quick guide
• CyberLink PowerDirector 15 Product Key Card* 

System Requirements

Operating system: Windows® 10 x64 or later (Support UVC Protocol)For 4Kp30 or 1080p120 (4Kp60 HDR pass-through supported)Desktop:

- Intel® Core™ i5-6XXX or above
- NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1060 or above
- 8 GB RAM (*Dual-channel)

- Intel Core i7-7700HQ or above
- NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX1050 Ti or above
- 8 GB RAM (*Dual-channel)*You have to set your memory on dual channel mode in your computer system. Please see attachment: attachment (Link)

For 1080p60 (4Kp60 HDR pass-through supported)Desktop:

- Intel® Core™ i5-4440 3.10 GHz or above
- 4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)

Laptop:- Intel Core i7-4810MQ
- NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 870M or above
- 4 GB RAM (8GB Recommended)

Mac system requirement :
Operating system:
MacOS High Sierra 10.13
Requires an Apple Thunderbolt 3 (USB‑C) Cable (0.8 m)

For 4Kp30 or 1080p120 (4Kp60 HDR pass-through supported)iMac:

- 3.6GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
- Radeon Pro 555 with 2GB of VRAM
- 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 memory

MacBook Pro:

- 2.8GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
- Radeon Pro 555X with 2GB of GDDR5 memory
- 16GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory
For 1080p60 (4Kp60 HDR pass-through supported) :
- 3.6GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
- Radeon Pro 555 with 2GB of VRAM
- 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 memory
MacBook Pro:
- 2.6GHz quad-core Intel Core i7
- Radeon Pro 450 with 2GB of GDDR5 memory
- 16GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 onboard memory

Notes:1. LGU does not support USB 2.02. LGU does not support USB 3.1 Gen 23. We strongly recommended to use Intel chipset.4. For 4K, HDR or High frame rate recording only NVIDIA graphics card are supported.

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VRR Game Play

The Live Gamer ULTRA (LGU) now supports VRR for both video capturing (using RECentral 4 software) and pass-through via a firmware update for Windows users. Download the firmware to enjoy tear-free and stutter-free gameplays!

4K High Dynamic Range Pass-through

Don’t give up 4K HDR content just to be able to record your gameplay. With 100% lag-free, 4Kp60 HDR video pass-through, the LGU allows you to enjoy mesmerizing 4K HDR gameplay and record at 4Kp30.

High Frame Rate Capture

With its high frame rate capture ability of up to 120 fps for Full HD signals, the LGU positions itself as the external game capture device that brings super smooth recordings to your archives.

  • Stay Cool in the Heat of Battles

    With a powerful and silent built-in fan, the GC553 draws cold air from the top and venting out hot air through the sides.

  • Easiest Setup Ever

    With full advantage of UVC technology, all you need to do is plug your LGU to your PC or Mac and it’s ready to record and stream.