AverMedia Pronounces 4K HDR, 240 FPS Recreation Seize Card
TAIPEI, TAIWAN – You by no means know what sort of cool stuff you’re going to see on the Computex 2019 ground. Working example, AverMedia’s Live Gamer Bolt (GC555) exterior seize card. With an estimated launch worth of $499 (availability nonetheless TBD), the corporate claims that this nascent piece of tech is the world’s first 4K HDR exterior recreation seize field.
The Bolt is a bit bigger than a median man’s hand, however nonetheless sufficiently small to suit into nearly any bag or purse. The in any other case unassuming black aluminum field is lit up with an LED strip with a big reservoir of coloured illumination entrance and middle and a skinny slit on the perimeters for good measure. The again of the seize field has ports for HDMI, USB three.1 and Thunderbolt three.
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The Thunderbolt three port is the place the magic occurs, permitting players to seize their gaming exploits from PC, PlayStation or Xbox and switch them to a related laptop computer or desktop in 4K at 60 frames per second in HDR (Excessive Dynamic Vary) for some high-quality livestreaming. When you’re in search of larger body charges, the cardboard can seize in 1080p at 240fps or 1440 at 144fps with ultra-low latency.
I performed Spider-Man on a PlayStation four Professional that was related to a MSI GS75 Stealth through the Bolt. I swung by way of the air, beat up baddies and all the opposite issues a spider can, with none latency. Glancing over from the massive tv display screen to the Stealth’s smaller show, the graphics high quality was nearly equivalent. I’d like to see the way it fares livestreaming on Twitch or Mixer.
It’s a bit expensive contemplating different 4K seize playing cards in the marketplace. Nevertheless, as the one system presently able to capturing at 240fps, it’s a compelling possibility for players in search of a really moveable seize card able to delivering tremendous excessive body charges.