The graphics card and processor is crucial component of any computer in running its hardware and software. It also helps in determining the kind of device that you are using to complement the tasks that you are doing. In other words, if you are using a system thatā€™s made 3 or 5 years ago, you may simply plugin new video device to the computerā€™s port and the processor will read it.

Processing Power

As for streamers on the other hand, the setup and standards might be a little different. If you want to record your gameplay to be edited afterwards and upload to video sharing platforms such as YouTube, then having a capture card would be very beneficial.

Conversely, for livestreamers together with a live webcam, then having a two-PC setup will be the most suitable for your requirements.

2-PC Setup

Just as the name suggests, having a 2 computer that is used for different purposes but run simultaneously.

  • The first PC is intended for gaming and stocked with parts thatā€™ll smoothly run your game at highest settings
  • The second PC on the other hand houses the video editing components and other peripherals for your livesteraming requirements and capture the gameplay as it unfolds