The first thing you notice about the Elgato game capture HD is the size of the unit. which is noticeable small; announced last week. Elgato Game capture HD is the industries first HDMI game capture device. What this allows is for a device to be smaller more compact and also output content at the highest level at 1080p. We have seen smaller devices like the Roxio Game Cap, but the Elgato Game capture HD push it further, with only for ports on the device, HDMI in & out, AV port and a micro USB port for charging and transfer. The Game Capture HD from Elgato seem to be a space conscious and also sleek.
So what’s in the box, Quick Start Guide, a USB cable, an HDMI cable, and a PlayStation 3 cable. It accepts the input of Xbox 360 (unencrypted HDMI) and PlayStation 3 (A/V In) video signals at 480p, 576p, 720p, and 1080i. Mac OS X 10.7 and a 2.0GHz Intel Core 2 Duo CPU are required for use on a Mac. On a PC, Windows 7, a 2.0GHz Dual-Core CPU, a sound card, 4GB RAM, and a USB 2.0 port are required. Elgato Game Capture HD software is available to download. We will give the Elgato Game Capture a serious spin upload some game play videos and let you know what we think of the device. Till then enjoy our unboxing video.