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    Question / Help help with settings and bitrate

    hi i was wondering if someone could maybe help me for the best possible settings for my pc for streaming my specs are below with my upload speed. intel core i5-6600k cpu @ 3.50ghz 3.50 16.0 GB 64 bit Upload speed is 36.99 mbps ( help for best bitrate for twitch)
  2. Carto

    Bitrates and You...Turing NVENC vs X264 Medium. 4500/6000/8000 Bitrates Tested @ 1080P60

    Hey peeps, Been at it again and wanted to share another video I posted a bit ago. I wanted to figure out, depending on the bitrate you're able to use, which encoder deals better and offers the better quality. I put the new NVENC encoder up against X264 Medium and set all settings to maximum...
  3. M

    Question / Help Msi GV62 7RD streaming issues.

    Dear, I stream on Twitch and on YT with and I stream my FortniteBR game on my MSI GV62 7RD gaming laptop. I want a stream thats at least 480p @20fps (to be honest, i want 720p @30fps) and that my game runs smooth without my game or stream lagging. I'm down to play on 1080p...
  4. Frank Lepore

    Question / Help Bitrate drops to 0 then spikes to 11,000.

    For the past month or so I've had moments during streams where my bitrate would drop to 0, essentially ending the stream (while I'm still able to play the game I'm streaming and browse the web), before the bitrate shoots up to something like 11 or 12k and stabilizes again. Sometimes these drop...
  5. H

    Question / Help Bitrate always drops when streaming but upload speed is stable

    Hey, i'm having a weird issue here and i really hope you guys can help me solve it. I live in Tunisia (north africa) and i stream on twitch (Europe: France, Paris), the problem is whenever i stream, the bitrate just drops out of nowhere, i've only streamed around 10 times so far and i've had low...
  6. S

    Question / Help Bitrate issues and dropped frames.

    Here's my log file : When I run speedtest results, I get between 3.5 - 4mbit/sec, thus my OBS settings are Encoder : x264 Rate Control : CBR Bitrate : 2000 Server : (Highest Bandwidth and Least ping according to twitch server tests) Issue : My...
  7. N

    Question / Help NVENC bitrate spikes - comparison to x264

    Hello there! I'm currently trying to stabilize my stream bitrate. My goal is to keep it pretty consistent and close to the input bitrate. When using x264 this works great, NVENC tends to spike a lot though. I have tried several options (low latency presets, simple mode with advanced encoder...
  8. K

    Question / Help Lag in Stream But Not Game

    I have an issue where I will play my game and it is completely fine while streaming but the stream is laggy. Not only live, but when I look at past broadcasts. I have around a 130 mbps upload speed and I was watching a video which said set your bitrate to around half of your upload speed. With...
  9. WhoStoleMyStylo

    Question / Help BITRATE ISSUE

    When I start up a game on stream I've got massive drops on my bitrate... I set it up like always on 4000 ? and suddenly it goes from 5800 -> 3000 -> 5500 ... So my stream is now very pixelated ? Can someone help me please ! It all started after the update...
  10. C

    Question / Help Choppy Stream via twitch. Any recommendation would be helpful.

    ~Note I am using StreamLabs OBS, but I've noticed the same issue on OBS itself. -The Log is attached -I am streaming at 3500 bit/r and even with lowering the bit/r the problem only seems to worsen. -I have attached my Service providers speeds, at various times, to show the throttling when under...
  11. Cyberbeni

    Too low bitrate warning

    I think making a warning for too low bitrate (based on how much the video artifacted in the past couple minutes) would help a lot of streamers who are not aware that their video artifacts a lot and are not tech savy, so can't really decide if the viewer who recommends using higher bitrate or...
  12. K

    Question / Help Proper settings but stream lags.

    Hello, ive got to bring a game as a example coz it is where the problem lays. So theres that new game that came out Apex Legends, my PC is more than enough for this game i5 8600k GTX1070 16GB RAM, but i cannot stream this game fine. I've used to stream GTA5, witcher 3 just fine, but here im...
  13. R

    Question / Help Best stream settings for me

    Hello, Im been streaming for a littlebit now, but i can't find the best settings for me. Could someone help me? Also my ping gets high for some reason when I stream (its low when im not streaming) Im streaming on twitch. Internet : Download 40-50Mbps, Upload 10-15Mbps Specs: GTX 1060 6GB I7...
  14. T

    Question / Help Steam/Origin let the Bitrate dance

    Hey Guys, I have an urgent question :) If I try to use OBS to stream while Steam or Origin is on, the bitrate goes down like Boromir riding the waterfall. If they are off, it stays at 6000 kb/s. And while they are on, its fluctuates between 6000 and 400, going up and down quickly. With Uplay...
  15. runecarlsen

    Question / Help Audio / Video sync issues

    I don't think this is very related to Windows or Mac, I think it applies to everything. Issue is, - when I live stream against Facebook, the video from time to time, is off if you look at audio/video sync (lipsync). What is the main reason for this? What can one do to make the video in better...
  16. SpectreKid

    Question / Help Any good AMD settings that replicate NVENC Low Lat-High Quality?

    Hi, I am currently using an AMD card (RX 560) and I want saw many others use Low Lat High Quality settings on NVENC H.264, but I can't seem to replicate their settings with their same bitrate and get good or similiar quality to theirs. If you didn't understand what I just said, this is an...
  17. R

    Question / Help Weird intermittent upstream issue- Random network bitrate drops

    I've been having this weird intermittent upstream bandwidth issue. First of all this is the first time ive streamed at my new apartment with new modem/router and new ethernet cables. I can have a perfect stream for 3.5 hours for example then all of a sudden my bitrate just goes to shit. Starts...
  18. D

    Question / Help Bitrate/Dropped Frames

    (Logs Included, PLZ HELP) Hey There. I Have Recently Been Streaming Using OBS Studio 22.0.2 And I Use A Elgato HD60s Primarily With My PS4 Pro. Occasionally I Stream Gaming From My PC. The Main/Only Game I Really Stream Is Fortnite On Both My PS4 And My PC. I Stream To Facebook And I Am A...
  19. M

    Question / Help OBS bitrate/quality fluctuations while streaming

    Hi there! So, the past few months I streamed on twitch (and youtube) using OBS studio. The quality of the screen fluctuated so enormously, while OBS neither twitch were not showing any bitrate fluctuations. Can someone tell me what could be occuring? I added a link at the bottom of this...
  20. K

    Question / Help Settings for local 4k recording (bitrate,encoder, etc)

    I just downloaded OBS and want to record my 4k monitor, what settings would you reccomend? I won´t be doind any streaming. The bitrate should be high enough to record fast gameplay, but not make the file to big. Do i use the x264 or nvenvc h.264? I have a good GPU and CPU Thanks