Portable OBS Studio 26.1.1 (x64)
OBS Studio Portable is an application designed for gamers, artists, developers or amateur users who enjoy creating tutorials and streams that they share over the Internet. Create high quality recording with OpenGL or Direct3D on your desktop and stream them on the Internet via this intuitive software solution. Works with multiple streaming services, including Twitch The setup is quick and uneventful, so it is unlikely that you can encounter any issues at this stage. Upon launch, you are welcomed by a minimalistic, yet clean and intuitive interface that displays all available features and functions.
You should know that the program allows you to connect to the major streaming services, such as Twitch, YouTube or DailyMotion, for instance. Alternatively, you can add your custom streaming service or save the recordings on your local drives in high-quality formats (MOV, FLV, MKV, MP4, TS and M3u8).
As you would expect, the application permits you to configure the stream, so that you can be sure that the audience watching your live recording gets quality. Therefore, you can change the resolution, adjust the FPS, alter the delay and set the maximum bitrate, so that they are suitable for a wider range of devices.
Enables you to add multimedia files into the stream easily
Even though the primary goal of the initial releases was to make the application work on multiple platforms, there are some notable differences between this too and Open Broadcaster Software.
For starters, the program comes with a more dynamic API that enables developers to create their own plugins, so that they can have a more efficient control over the streaming experience. In addition, the Studio version allows you to include more type of files into the streaming, such as Audio Input and Output Capture, Display Captures, Images and Browser, for instance.
Perhaps the most noteworthy difference is the Studio mode that enables you to compare scenes and customize transitions with just a few clicks. It is worth mentioning that both applications allow you to record videos from various sources and integrate text, media, desktop recording, game capture or webcam streams into the content.
A tool that allows you to better manage the streaming process
Irrespective of whether you are creating a tutorial to upload for your gamers friends or you want to exhibit a highlight feature of a product that you want to launch in the near future, OBS Studio enables you to make live recordings that you stream or save locally effortlessly.
High performance real time video/audio capturing and mixing, with unlimited scenes you can switch between seamlessly via custom transitions.
Filters for video sources such as image masking, color correction, chroma/color keying, and more.
Intuitive audio mixer with filter functionality such as noise gate, noise suppression, and gain.
Powerful and easy to use configuration options. Add new Sources, duplicate existing ones, and adjust their properties effortlessly.
Improved and streamlined Settings panel for quickly configuring your broadcasts and recordings.
Both light and dark themes available to fit your preference
- Added Virtual Camera output on macOS [johnboiles/PatTheMav]
- Added Virtual Camera output on Linux (requires v4l2loopback-dkms) [catxfish/cg2121]
- Added the ability to use a separate audio track for the VOD when using Twitch [Jim]
- If using Simple output mode, enable “Enable Advanced Encoder Settings”, and enable “Twitch VOD Track (Uses Track 2)”. Twitch VOD output will then be on audio track 2
- If using Advanced output mode in the Streaming tab, enable “Twitch VOD Track” and select the track you’d like to use for it
- Special thanks to Twitch for assisting during the development of this feature
- Added OpenBSD support [grayed]
- Added the ability to ingest captions coming from Decklink devices via “Decklink Captions” from the Tools menu [DDRBoxman]
- Added hardware decoding options for stinger transitions [WizardCM]
- Added an option to duplicate filters in the right-click context menu of filters [exeldro]
- Added ability to copy and paste a single filter between sources [cg2121]
- Added HLS support and ingests for YouTube [ushadow]
- Added a Replay buffer save event to the frontend API [hgonomeg]
- Updated dependencies on Windows and macOS (such as x264 and Qt) to their latest versions for the latest performance improvements [Jim]
- On Linux, the program will now detect other instances that are currently running and warn the user about running more than one copies at a time [clockley]
- When creating a new profile, you will be now be given the option to run the auto-configuration wizard [JohannMG]
- Changed the “Enforce Streaming Service Bitrate” to “Ignore streaming service setting recommendations”, moved it to the Streaming section of the Settings window, and made it so it now affects both Simple and Advanced output modes. [Jim]
- Maximum limitations for streaming services are now shown in the Streaming section of the Settings window [Jim]
- Streaming services may now apply resolution and framerate limits on streams to their services [Jim]