'DVR' for watching Twitch streams
With my telus optic box, whenever I watch live TV, I get the option to rewind and pause. My question is: How do I get the exact same functionality when watching twitch streams? There are usually very many boring parts of the stream where I switch to another tab and doodle. Every once in awhile, I'll hear screams of excitement and jump back to twtich tab, but at that point, the excitement is over and I just go back to my 'downtime' content.
I want to be able to rewind at I catch the tailend of the highlight moment, watch it semi-live, and then continue playing back at normal speeds (of course I would be behind the lvie stream by however many seconds, but that's okay).
I'm thinking I would need something like an Hauppauge HD gamer edition, but does it do what I think it does? Can i actually 'rewind' as it's recording from the screen?
if there is a software equivalent, let me know, I have TONS of CPU and AMD GPU power leftover to use.
A capture card would do that, yes. But I'm not too sure how well, you'd have to record from 1 source, and watch it on a second computer.
I've never used one before, but as I understand it, the card will either put a single large file on my comp or a series of fixed length clips. if it's the former, I can even open the file if it's still being used by the recorder?
There's most likely an option to do that, but with capture cards the files are relatively small compared to something like fraps recordings, so there may not be an option.
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