Tutorial How to record Xbox gameplay in HD (Xbox 360, Xbox One)

To record Xbox on your PC, you need a capture card (hardware).

Type PCI capture card USB capture card
Image HDMI capture card USB capture card
Price $100~$200 (Amazon.com) $10~$200 (Amazon.com)
Pros Good video quality, Fast capture speed Easy-to-use
Cons A PCI slot is needed Slower than PCI


Record Xbox Using an HDMI cable

Xbox game recording diagram, hdmi

hdmi cable, capture card

* Hardware Requirements: Xbox 360/One, HDMI cable, Capture card


* Connect Xbox: Using an Xbox HDMI Cable

1) Connect the HDMI cable to the HDMI port of your Xbox.

2) Connect the other end of the HDMI cable to the HDMI input on your HDMI capture card.

3) You are now able to see the Xbox screen on your PC through the 'Device Recording Mode' of Bandicam.



Record Xbox Gameplay Using A/V jacks

Xbox game recording diagram, usb


* Hardware Requirements: Xbox 360/One, RCA connector(A/V cable), Capture card


* Connect Xbox: Xbox Composite AV Cable

1) Connect the AV connector to the AV port of your Xbox.

2) Locate the AV ports on your capture card.

- Yellow = composite video

- Red = right-channel analog audio

- White = left-channel analog audio

3) You are now able to see the Xbox screen on your PC through the 'Device Recording Mode' of Bandicam.



XBOX Recording Process

How to record a video capture device

  •  1   Choose "Device Recording" mode.
  •  2   Click the "Device Settings" button, and select the device you want to record.
  •  3    If you can see the screen of the device, click the [ REC ] to start/stop the recording.
  •  3    - If you can't see the screen of the device, install a device driver and select another video size at the 'Format' menu.
  •  4   Click the 'Open' button to check the captured videos.


* Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

1. If you can't capture the screen through a capture device, please install a suitable device driver and select another video size at the 'Format' menu.

2. A PCI/PCI-E capture card is usually better than a USB capture card. If you have a USB capture device, please plug the device into a USB 3.0 slot.

3. If you have a problem with the 'Device Recording' mode of Bandicam, please leave a message on the Bandisoft forum or email us at bandicam@bandisoft.com.