1. QuackMaNuts

    Bitrate drop to 0 when i try to play any Online games

    so i have been trying to stream for a bit now but I notice that everytime I play an online game the bitrate drops down to 0, keep in mind this doesn't happen when I watch youtube or play offline game, when I'm just watching youtube and playing offline game i get a constant stable 6k to 10k...
  2. R

    If anyonen can help me with a program to use virtual obs cam and adjust the correct settings for it please?

    I am trying to use obs virtual cam with a application called Oranumcam which is for my work which is live streamed. I the requirements for the live feed I am not exactly sure of. but, here is what it states on the site help for Oranumcam... Operating System: Windows 10 64 bit, Mac OS X 10.16 or...
  3. J

    Choppy Frames & Low Quality Bitrate

    Hello, I've recently built a new PC that has an RTX 3090 and 12900k (which should be more than capable of running smooth 60 fps and a consistent bitrate) but my frames just don't look all that smooth and high quality and my bitrate is inconsistent and very low quality and looks more like CBR...
  4. J

    Frames Aren't Smooth & Bitrate Is Low Quality

    Hello, I've recently built a new PC that has an RTX 3090 and 12900k (which should be more than capable of running smooth 60 fps and a consistent bitrate) but my frames just don't look all that smooth and high quality. It says it's running at 60 fps but it looks extremely choppy. I don't know if...
  5. Y


    I have watched a lot of tutorials,and I still cannot see a person explaining how can we get the settings to stream and download the stream and still look like this,I want to know everything bitrate off the stream,if a legato card is better,export settings for premier pro literally everything I’m...
  6. PastGenerations

    Best settings for my specs?

    Hi, I wanted to ask you what are the best possible settings for recording (only) gameplays with my specs CPU: Ryzen 7 5800X GPU: AMD RX 580 8GB RAM: 16GB I have some bitrate problem when I record, for example, Dark Souls III, some areas, expecially the first, with foliage and fog destroys the...
  7. K

    Dual video recording with different bitrates

    Hi, Is it possible to record video twice with different bitrates in one OBS instance? I know there is a plugin for two streams at the same time. I also know that I can record using two OBS instances. But is there any other possibility to record in one OBS, on two SSDs, on two paths with...
  8. G

    System Specs for streaming and recording at the same time in OBS

    Please what is the minimum PC spec for streaming and recording at the same time in OBS? I stream at 1280x720, a bitrate of 1900kbps, and record at 1920x1080. But I noticed that my video cracks so I changed my recording to 1280x720 at a bitrate of 5000kbps. My system spec is Corei7 4th Gen, 8GB...
  9. M

    What bitrate do you suggest for 2560x1440?

    I have RTX 3060 so even in 120k bit rate it doesn't use any resources. However the output size becomes too high. For 2560x1440 pixel what optimal bitrate do you suggest? and also for 3840x2160 what optimal bitrate do you suggest? What audio bitrate do you suggest? I am recording in 60 FPS...
  10. PastGenerations

    Bitrate problems when recording a gameplay

    Hi guys I'm having serious problems recording Dark Sousl 3 videos. The video bitrate is just bad and I don't know if the problem comes from my hardware specs or not. GPU: AMD RX580 CPU: Ryzen 5 2600
  11. M

    First time going live each day causes bitrate to drop

    Good afternoon, I am having an issue where the first time I start stream each day, the bitrate will drop anytime audio is captured, even my mic audio from me talking causes the bitrate to drop. The weirdest part is that if I stop stream and start again, everything works just fine. I have...
  12. U

    What are encoding settings for audio only still image recording?

    I am looking for settings recommendation to record the best quality audio in video container with light file size. 30 min - 60 min duration. I've set audio bitrate to 320, sample rate 48kHz & stereo. What are best settings for modern codecs available now in general for this type of thing? Does...
  13. L

    Lagging and pixelated while streaming, but perfect in game

    Hey, good morning! I'm trying to find the best config in my OBS for streaming Fortnite (the only game that lags and the one I want to resolve). My objective: Streaming in 1080p - 60fps perfectly like streamers Here's my setup: Aorus X570 Pro Ryzen 5 5600x GTX 1660 Ti 6GB 16 GB SSD...
  14. Zolja007

    OBS v28 Mac Studio Ultra M1

    Trying to figure out the best possible quality to 0 buffer experience for the viewer. Anyone got ideas? My settings, for Facebook Live: x264 CBR Bitrate 9k Keyframe 2 CPU Slow Profile High Tune Film My goal is to keep the best quality and have close to no buffer for the viewer when streaming...
  15. Zolja007

    Buffer Size and Bitrate

    I was fidgeting with the new OBS Ver. 28 on my Mac Studio. And I'm trying to improve my quality and viewer experience. So, I stumbled on Buffer size and Bitrate. Not that I hadn't seen it before, but it wasn't on my priority list. So few questions: 1. What is the relationship of these two? 2...
  16. T

    Obs stops streaming to twitch, but says its still connected with 0kb/s bitrate (logs attached)

    So this is an issue I started running into on my old laptop. My stream randomly stops on twitch and my OBS still says I'm streaming. I originally thought it was the laptops issue, so I payed it no attention. I recently upgraded to a new desktop, and the issue still persists. Today I was test...
  17. D

    Streams still blurry

    Hello, i literally tried all the settings in obs, i even tried streamlabs it doesn't works. My streams is still blurry. I don't know what is going on, i think it's from my bitrate. I tried all the rate control, the x264, the Nvdia Nhenc but it's always the same problem.
  18. R

    Low Bitrate

    I am having issues with my bitrate not getting to 6,000 during my streams. I am not super tech savy but can figure out most issues. I 've researched everything I can about this issue, done everything I can find to do with no success. My last resort is posting here and calling my ISP. I...
  19. T

    Data rate on videos is higher than usual

    Log file: I'm recording with CQP rate control set at level 18. This has worked for me before, giving me bitrates around 3,000-5,000. But recently, the bitrate has become 30,000-35,000, which takes up way to much storage, and I don't know why. OBS is...
  20. A

    Bitrate problems/quality

    Hi im using an GTX 1650 Super and an ryzen 5 2600 im using NVIDIA NVENC H.264 (NEW) 1920x1080 60fps and CBR with 12000 bitrate Quality preset High profile with that bitrate im supposed to get non-pixelated game recordings with good quality but the recordings are pixelated no matter what i...