Pyle PLINK3 Gamelink RAW 4K USB HDMI Video Capture Device User Guide

Pyle PLINK3 Gamelink RAW 4K USB HDMI Video Capture Device


  1. HDMI Input Port
  2. HDMI Output Port
  3. LED Indicator
  4. Line In Port
  5. USB 3.0 Port

LED IndicatorRed: No operation, power ON onlyGreen: Run signal

SoftwareFor professional live streaming or recording, we suggest use OBS, download link:

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Work with OBS

Device Select

After download and installation, run OBS, add a “Video Capture Device”:

Resolution Setting

Resolution: Choose Custom or Default Set a resolution you want (if set custom):

Note:Make sure the resolution set is the same or smaller than the source, otherwise, you may see “Check Resolutions Settings” as follows:

Set to 4k while input is not. Set to lower resolution to match the source.

If you set resolution to 4k (3840*2160), you may find that the viewing picture is way out of the frame of OBS. Right click window and select “Resize output (source size)”.

After confirmation you can see the whole picture:

Video Format & FPS

The video format options depend on resolution, the max FPS depends on both resolution and video format:

  Video Format options MAX FPS
3840 x 2160 NV12 30
1920 x 1080 NV12 120
YUY2 60
2560 x 1440 NV12 60
YUY2 50
1280 x 720 NV12 60
YUY2 60

Audio Setting

Audio Output Mode: Capture audio only Tick “Use custom audio device”Audio Device: HDMI (Pyle Game Link PLINK3)

Click Settings, then click “Advanced Audio Properties”Audio Monitoring: Monitor Only (mute output)

Sync offset: – 470ms (this is for audio and video sync; you can adjust it untill your audio video is synched)


Record resolution setting:

You may also want to record a 120HZ video — Choose Integer FPS, then type 120:

Output setting for Recording:

If you want record a better quality, one of the suggest setting is: Recording Quality: High Quality, Medium File SizeRecording Format: Mp4Encoder: Software (x264 low CPU usage preset, increase file size)

After setting, simply click “Start Recording”

During recording click to stop when you want:


Set video quality for streaming (adjust depends your computer, network speed):

Set the service:Click “Start streaming” to start:

Operating system

Windows® 10 x64

For 4Kp30 or 1080p120 recording:

  • Intel Core i7-7700HQ or above
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX1050 Ti or above
  • 8 GB*

For 1080p60 recording: 

  • Intel Core i7-4810MQ
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 870M or above
  • 8 GB

For 4Kp30 or 1080p120 recording:

  • Intel® Core™ i5-6XXX / AMD Ryzen™ 3 XXX or above
  • NVIDIA® GTX 1060 / AMD RX 5700 or above
  • 8 GB*

For 1080p60 recording:

  • Intel® Core™ i5-3330 or above (i7-3770 recommended)
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 650 / AMD Radeon™ R7 250X or above
  • 4 GB
  • * RAM must be DDR4 2400 or above
Mac system requirement

Operating system:

MacOS High Sierra 10.15 and above Mac Thunderbolt 3 For 4Kp30 or 1080p120 RecordingiMac 2019:

  • 3.2GHz 6-core Intel Core i7
  • Radeon Pro 555X with 2GB of GDDR5 memory
  • 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 memory

MacBook Pro 2018:

  • 2.6GHz 6-core Intel Core i7
  • Radeon Pro 560X with 4GB of GDDR5 memory and above
  • 16GB 2400MHz DDR4 memory

Questions? Issues?We are here to help!Phone: (1) 718-535-1800 Email: [email protected]


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