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 XP, Vista, 7/8/8.1 (Support for 32-bit/64-bit)
  •   License : Shareware (No Adware/Spyware/Virus), EULA
  •   Version : Bandicam - 04/14/2015 (History)
  •   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, mp4) O O
Desktop Screen Recording (avi, mp4) 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
* If you uninstall the registered Bandicam, you can transfer the license to another computer. » How to uninstall Bandicam


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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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  • Added the timer recording function.
  • - Bandicam is now able to automatically start and stop recording at a specific time.
  • Added the webcam preview function.
  • - Bandicam is now able to preview a webcam while recording in the DirectX/OpenGL window mode.
  • The splash screen (launch image) will not be displayed when Bandicam automatically starts.
  • Improved compatibility with Homeworld Remastered Collection.
  • Added the "Open Output Folder” menu under the rectangle window.
  • Bugs fixed
    • The backspace key (\) didn't work as a hotkey in some countries.
    • The FPS limiter didn't work when the recording pause button was used.
    • The recorded sound was only heard on the left speaker when recorded with certain microphones (Rode Podcaster, etc.)
    • The size/position preset function on the rectangle window didn't work properly when using dual monitors.
    • The .wav files were displayed under the video file list at the Output tab.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.



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  • Bandicam now supports naming conventions.
  • - Users can define the output file name.
  • Improved the capture method of audio devices.
  • - Users can select more audio devices found under the Playback tab of Windows.
  • Improved compatibility with the VFW (Video for Windows) codec - External codec.
  • Added the splash screen (launch image) when Bandicam starts.
  • Added an option, "Save as original format" with PCM audio codec in the AVI container.
  • - Users can save multi-channel and high-definition audio (96KHz or more.)
  • Other minor bugs fixed.



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  • The minimum recording space for recording has changed from 30MB to 50MB.
  • Improved compatibility with Windows 10.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Some information of AVI files was displayed incorrectly in the Output tab.
    • MP4: Bandicam did not respond when the user recorded for a long time with the .mp4 container.
    • MP4: Bandicam had a problem with the "Two Sound Mixing" option and the .mp4 container.
    • MP4: The .mp4 files in the Output tab couldn't be deleted.
    • Other minor bugs fixed.