Bandicam Capture Library (Bandicam SDK) is...

Bandicam Capture Library (Bandicam SDK) is a special library program for game development companies.

It provides game/video recording functionality for your game/application.

Many online game companies including NCsoft, Nexon, Neowiz, Webzen, and Tencent use our capture library.


  • Audio and Video capture in D3D7/8/9/10/11, OpenGL, GDI Device.
  • The captured video is saved as an AVI file (MJPEG, MPEG1/4 codec).
  • The captured video can be uploaded to YouTube directly.
  • It does not affect your game/application.
  • Supported environments: Win32/64, C++, Visual Studio 6.0/2002/2003/2005/2008/2010.


  • Stability
  • Video capturing is handled by an independent Dynamic Linking Library (DLL) - bdcap32.dll.

  • Use less system resources
  • Optimized for games and uses less system resources (CPU/RAM/GPU).

  • No Slowdown
  • If using a Core 2 Duo or higher, full screen video capture is possible without slowing down the computer.

  • Small size of created file
  • With a well-proven video compression algorithm, it produces small-sized video files.

  • High quality capture
  • If using a Core 2 Duo or higher, the capture resolution is up to 2560x1600 and without frame drops.

  • Easy to use
  • It may take less than 10 minutes to add capture capability to your application. (Help page)

  • No dependency on external files
  • It doesn't use DirectShow, or Video for Windows, so it doesn't have any codec problems.

  • Small program size
  • If you compress the DLL file of BCL, the program’s filesize will be less than 1MB.