Bandicam Download

Bandicam is a high performance Game Recorder, Video Capture, and Desktop Screen Capture program.
It's high quality and the recorded file size is much smaller than other software.

Furthermore, Bandicam minimizes CPU usage, it allows streaming video to be captured with a low-performance computer.
Bandicam supports AVI 2.0 OpenDML extensions, so the maximum clip size is unlimited as long as the HDD has space available.

  •   Operating system : Windows 2000, 2003, XP, Vista, 7/8/8.1 (Support for 32-bit/64-bit)
  •   License : Shareware (No Adware/Spyware/Virus)
  •   Version : Bandicam - 07/01/2014
  •   Related codec : Bandisoft MPEG-1 decoder
  •   Download : Click one of the Free Download buttons below.

Supported Languages

A comparison between the registered and the unregistered version

  Unregistered Registered
Recording Time Limit 10 minutes (per file) Unlimited (Over 24 hours recording)
No Watermark X O
DirectX/OpenGL Recording (*.avi) O O
Desktop Screen Recording (*.avi) O O
Image Capture (bmp, png, jpg) O O
Sound/Microphone Recording O O
FPS Control O O

* If the product is not registered, the watermark will be shown on the recorded video and the recording time will be limited to 10 minutes per recording. » Watermark on the video
* Once you purchase the program, there is a lifetime guarantee on the license as long as you follow the license policy. » Bandicam License Policy


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What can be recorded through Bandicam?

See the recording manual

Bandicam Version history (Download: Bandicam 1.9.4)

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  • Improved the recording stability of DirectX 9 games.
  • Bugs fixed
    • The Simple/Extended UI was switched slowly.
    • Some DirectX 9 games had a delay problem when the recording start button was pressed.



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  • Bandicam is now able to change the Bandicam window size (50% to 200%).
  • Improved the hooking compatibility with DirectX/OpenGL games and programs.
  • Improved the hooking compatibility with EA/Origin games.
  • Other minor bugs fixed.



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  • Applied new Bandicam UI design.
  • Added support for Simple/Extended UI.
  • Added support for the Nvidia® NVENC H.264 encoder.
  • Added a new preset (H.264, 60FPS for Nvidia NVENC).
  • Added the Output tab to manage the recorded video/image files.
  • Added a shortcut to Bandicut for editing without losing quality.
  • Added the auto start recording function. (Bandicam is now able to automatically start recording on Windows startup.)
  • Added the show/hide rectangle window function/hotkey (Ctrl+Alt+H).
  • Added support for multiple hotkeys (Ctrl, Shift, Alt key combinations are available.)
  • Increased the dialog font size.
  • Bug fixed - Delay with the repeat image capture function.
  • Other minor bugs fixed.