encoder lag

  1. N

    Heavy CPU Usage/ Encoder Lag

    We are a church streaming off OBS on a Mac. We are running video through a ATEM Mini Pro and using Dante to transfer audio digitally to the computer. We have a Syphon Client in it to transfer lower thirds through NDI from ProPresenter 7 which is on another computer. The desire is to stream 1080...
  2. W

    Skipped Frames on a new high-end system during Recording

    https://obsproject.com/logs/rfphZ0wW__MX3RaV As you can see from this, I'm recording and rendering in 2k, but I'd imagine my system could handle it. A 3080 is pretty damn powerful for what I'm doing. I thought I could boost my bitrate a bit beyond the 24,000 recommended minimum but I still get...
  3. CH40TIC_M4YH3M

    Skipped Frames While Recording (Streamlabs OBS)

    I'm trying to record some warzone but I'm having an issue where the recordings are choppy in some areas. I looked at the logs and some of them have skipped frames up to 5%. I play in 1080p but record in 1440p to abuse YouTubes vp9 rules. I use Intel Quicksync to record on my i9-9900k and play...
  4. Joselito

    CPU Dropping frames while recording

    Log file: https://obsproject.com/logs/lfi5w4aGWcJhwt67 I was able to record + stream without a problem, but it's been a while since I can't even record at 1080p@60fps that I start to get Skipped Frames due to encoding Lag The thing is: My game is smooth 60 fps and my cpu usage is very...
  5. S

    Question / Help Encoding Overload

    Every time I try to record the game I am playing I keep getting encoding overload issues. I'm very new to using OBS and have tried looking everywhere for info on how to fix it but nothing seems to fix it. When I recorded using shadowplay in the past I never had any issues. That leads me to...
  6. W

    Question / Help NVENC (new) Encoding Lag

    I recently upgraded to an RTX 2060 Super and was looking forward to the boost in recording quality that should've come along with using NVENC instead of x264 on my Ryzen 5 2600. NVENC, however, seems to have other plans. No matter what I do, I always get encoding lag. Recording League of Legends...
  7. Trollux

    Question / Help Encoding failure. What am I doing wrong?

    I have a Ryzen 7 2700 8-core 3.20ghz CPU, and with a Radeon RX 580 and I still can't record in 1080p60 no matter what I do. This software has proven to be more difficult and frustrating than helpful. I've tried configuring everything to my best ability but nothing matters. x264 encoding seems...
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    Question / Help Skipped Frames Due to encoding

    so when ever I am streaming Rainbow six siege for example I have 5% to 10% encoding lag and I upgraded my hardware because of these issues I had an I5-8400 then I up graded to a I7-9700 thinking that would fix it but it didn't then it still says I have high encoding lag even though I am using at...
  9. E

    Question / Help How can my encoding overload?

    Hey guys! I don't know what's going on with OBS for me. It suddenly started dropping frames and giving warnings of "encoder overload". My computer is a pretty powerful gaming PC. That said, I don't use OBS for streaming. Not even for playing games! I use OBS to record videos directly to the...
  10. H

    Question / Help number of skipped frames due to encoding lag: 227003/529740 (42.9%)

    Over time, I've lowered and lowered the settings, and yet I'm finding that trouble comes back. What's wrong with the setup?
  11. f3l1p1nh07

    Question / Help Enconding Overload / I9 / GTX1080

    I have overloaded coding issues, how to solve? I don't have a "weak" setting My settings: Case: Cooler Master Cosmos C700P CPU: Intel I9 9900k 5.0 Ghz [OC MODE] MotherBoard: ROG-MAXIMUS-XI-EXTREME. Cooler System: Water Cooler Captain 240MM. Monitor: LG 34 'ULTRAWIDE @ 144Hz Power Supply...
  12. N

    Question / Help NVENC encoder: 'streaming_h264'.

    Please help, everything worked. When broadcasting multiple channels, an error occurs. Two threads are OK, the third thread throws an error. User is now running a secondary instance of OBS! CPU Name: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3330 CPU @ 3.00GHz CPU Speed: 2993MHz Physical Cores: 4, Logical Cores: 4...
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    Question / Help Shadowplay Records Perfectly, OBS does NOT!

    So, I am trying to record gameplay for YouTube. I want to use OBS, as Shadowplay not only has shitty audio quality, but it records in VFR. So, Shadowplay is out of the question. However, when I record in OBS, I ALWAYS get the "encoder overload" message, no matter what settings or encoder I use...
  14. A

    Question / Help OBS Priority Keeps Decreasing

    So in OBS > Settings > Advanced > Process Priority: High But I still get some encoding overload. I recently turned off game mode which got me out of the 50%+ overloads. I'm still around 3-12% at times. I manually switch OBS priority in task manager to High (default is normal) and the % is around...
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    Question / Help Encoding Overload How?

    I didn't see it in this log: https://obsproject.com/logs/zC7O0TnTNd4CYh08 But i'm getting Encoding Overload issues at random times and I don't know why. My PC should be able to handle 4k tbh. I've been doing 1080p and noticed that I have tons of videos with video lag. I'm doing the usual GPU...
  16. S

    Question / Help Encoding lag on a dedicated PC with an i7-6700K

    I have just setup a second PC with a capture card. The capture card is working perfectly and feeding video from my main system through with no load on the CPU. While idling with the capture card active, the system runs at less than 5% CPU. I'm trying to stream to Twitch.tv with these encoder...
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