Lightstream Alternatives

    Lightstream is described as 'powerful, live-streaming studio that runs through your browser so you can stream shows from any internet connected computer with the utmost simplicity' and is an website in the Remote Work & Education category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lightstream, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is OBS Studio, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Lightstream are Bandicam Screen Recorder (Freemium), VokoscreenNG (Free, Open Source), XSplit Broadcaster (Freemium) and XSplit Gamecaster (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jun 19, 2021

    1. OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including macOS, Windows and Linux.
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      its free for as long as u want.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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    2. Bandicam is a lightweight screen recorder for Windows that can capture anything on your PC screen. Also, it makes it possible to record a certain area on a PC screen, or capture a game that uses the DirectX/OpenGL/Vulkan graphic technologies.
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    3. VokscreenNG is a user friendly screencaster for Linux and Windows. It is a continuation of the now discontinued Vokoscreen project that has been totally rewritten from scratch using Qt and GStreamer.
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    4. XSplit Broadcaster is a desktop application designed to make your multimedia broadcasting and recording a lot easier and more fun to do.
    5. The world's easiest way to start streaming or recording your PC or Console games.
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    6. Take control of your gaming activities—such as screenshots, capturing clips, and streaming—by pressing Win+G on your keyboard.
    7. ShadowPlay is a graphics-accelerated overlay to record and share high-quality gameplay videos, screenshots, and livestreams.
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      Loola TV is a live streaming platform enabling live streaming directly from your browser (desktop and mobile) to multiple social networks and mobile apps.
    8. Mishira is a personal audiovisual production tool used for editing and broadcasting live video over the internet that has been specifically designed for people who play video games.

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      The project is no longer in development. Last version, 1.0.0, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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      Wirecast software lets you produce professional-looking live events with just a camera, an internet connection and a computer.
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