IOGEAR Releases Upstream 4K Game Capture Card with Team Chat for Consoles

Ideal for console gamers, this new capture adapter supports high frame rates 4K Real-time, HDR pass-through 4K video audio capture and team chat to a PC via a single USB Type-C connection

IRVINE, Calif., May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — IOGEAR, today added the UpStream Game Capture Adapter with Team Chat to its robust line of video capture solutions and production tools. This compact 4K The HDMI capture adapter was designed with high-end specifications and robust compatibility with the latest game consoles. It works with popular streaming software like OBS Studio, Streamlabs, and Xsplit, and supports all content platforms including Twitch, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and more.

“Our UpStream product line has been designed to make it easy to live stream to friends and fans around the world. With our new Upstream 4K Game Capture Card with Party Chat, we take our game streaming further by unlocking endless possibilities for console gamers to capture and record gameplay in 4Kalong with associated party chat audio from any game title, and stream it,” said Michel VolpeMarketing Director, IOGEAR.

Keeping in mind that gamers often use their consoles for more than just gaming, the UpStream Game Capture Adapter with Team Chat features an HDCP toggle switch. HDMI capture adapters are unable to handle HDCP protected content, but instead of having to disconnect the capture adapter from their game console to enjoy this type of content, users can simply flip a switch to allow protected content, such as TV shows and movies streamed from popular content platforms, to stream to their TV. HDCP protected content cannot be captured by the adapter.

UpStream Game Capture Adapter with Built-in Party Chat Features:

  • Supports 4K @ 30Hz, 1440p @ 60Hz and 1080p @ 120Hz capture
  • Supports 4K 60Hz HDR input and passthrough
  • Supports up to 1440p@144Hz and 1080p@240Hz passthrough
  • Supports team chat recording for game consoles like Xbox or PS5 without the need for additional wires or adapters
  • Compatible with OBS software like StreamLabs and Xsplit
  • All cables for party chat are included with the capture card
  • HDCP protected content pass-through switch
  • UVC-based driver

IOGEAR’s UpStream Game Capture Adapter with Team Chat (GUV302G) is available now from, at an MSRP of $129.99.

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IOGEAR, headquartered in Irvine, California., manufactures innovative information technology products for consumers and organizations of various sizes, designed to help integrate technology into everyday life, share resources and reduce clutter at home, work and on the go . IOGEAR meets a variety of user needs by offering a wide range of solutions, including KVM, AV and Digital Home, Computer Accessories, Networking, Mobility and Gaming. IOGEAR distributes throughout the North and South America, Europeand Asia.

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