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Kostas Farkonas

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Kostas has been a digital entertainment maniac since the Amstrad CPC and writing about games professionally since the Amiga.

Digital FoundryGame Capture HD Review

A standalone HD recorder for 130 - what's the catch?

Capturing high definition video typically requires a moderately powerful PC, a bespoke capture card and a hard drive big enough and fast enough to deal with multi-gigabyte files that can account for just a few minutes of footage: fine for the technologically literate with cash to spare, but not so easy for those simply looking for a way to easily and cheaply record some HD action from their games machines. Enter the Avermedia Game Capture HD - an all-in-one "plug and play" device that records video from any current generation console directly onto hard drive or even a USB stick.