Art by @JisuArt

OBS Studio

Latest Release
20.0.1 - August 11th

Free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. Download and start streaming quickly and easily on Windows, Mac or Linux.

Share your gaming, art and entertainment with the world.


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 per-source filters such as noise gate, noise suppression, and gain. Take full control with VST plugin support.

Powerful and easy to use configuration options. Add new Sources, duplicate existing ones, and adjust their properties effortlessly.

Streamlined Settings panel for quickly configuring your broadcasts and recordings. Switch between different profiles with ease.

Light and dark themes available to fit your environment.

OBS supports all your favorite streaming platforms and more.

Twitch Hitbox YouTube

Create Professional Productions

Choose from a number of different and customizable transitions for when you switch between your scenes

Set hotkeys for nearly every sort of action, such as switching between scenes, starting/stopping streams or recordings, muting audio sources, push to talk, and more.

Studio Mode

Studio Mode lets you preview your scenes and sources before pushing them live.
Adjust your scenes and sources or create new ones and ensure they're perfect before your viewers ever see them.

Collaborative Creativity

OBS Classic and OBS Studio are equipped with a powerful API, enabling plugin development to provide further customization and functionality specific to your needs. Work with developers in the streaming community to get the features you need.

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