Compare Open Broadcaster Software vs XSplit Broadcaster

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comparison of Open Broadcaster Software vs. XSplit Broadcaster
based on data from user reviews. Open Broadcaster Software rates 4.3/5 stars with 28 reviews. XSplit Broadcaster rates 4.0/5 stars with 7 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
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Open Broadcaster Software
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XSplit Broadcaster
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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.5
7.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.0
7.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of SetupNot enough data availableNot enough data available
Ease of Admin
Ease of AdminNot enough data availableNot enough data available
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
7.7
6.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business WithNot enough data availableNot enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.3
6.1
Meets Requirements
Open Broadcaster Software
8.5
XSplit Broadcaster
7.8
Ease of Use
Open Broadcaster Software
8.0
XSplit Broadcaster
7.5
Ease of Setup
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Open Broadcaster Software
7.7
XSplit Broadcaster
6.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Open Broadcaster Software
8.3
XSplit Broadcaster
6.1

Features

Social
Annotations
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Engagement
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Production
Video Editing
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Audio Editing
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Mixing
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Functionality
Compatibility
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Optimization
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Editing
Background Removal
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available
Drag and Drop
Open Broadcaster Software
Not enough data available
XSplit Broadcaster
Not enough data available

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
71.4%
42.9%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
10.7%
42.9%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
17.9%
14.3%
Open Broadcaster Software
Small-Business
71.4%
Mid-Market
10.7%
Enterprise
17.9%
XSplit Broadcaster
Small-Business
42.9%
Mid-Market
42.9%
Enterprise
14.3%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Music
10.7%
Computer Games
28.6%
 
Information Technology and Services
10.7%
Non-Profit Organization Management
14.3%
 
Entertainment
10.7%
Music
14.3%
 
Education Management
7.1%
Gambling & Casinos
14.3%
 
Design
7.1%
Entertainment
14.3%
 
Other
53.6%
Other
14.3%
Open Broadcaster Software
Music
10.7%
Information Technology and Services
10.7%
Entertainment
10.7%
Education Management
7.1%
Design
7.1%
Other
53.6%
XSplit Broadcaster
Computer Games
28.6%
Non-Profit Organization Management
14.3%
Music
14.3%
Gambling & Casinos
14.3%
Entertainment
14.3%
Other
14.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Hospitality

It is highly customizeable in both streaming and recording options. It has a very simple but also powerful UI to tailor settings based on the user's computer setup.

Alvaro S.
User

What I like the most is that it allows you to configure the quality of the broadcast in many technical aspects and offers a very efficient consumption of resources. In addition, it supports almost any form of input (video, screenshot, web pages, Skype) and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
User

I’m not sure if my version was just corrupted but sometimes certain things like text would just randomly disappear from the broadcast window, even if no button was pushed. If it was an elaborate scene, it would take rebuilding that entire scene and placing...

User in Computer Games

The convenience gained via XSplit's streamlined design and simple options leads to restrictions in customization. Its audio settings are some of the most limited, resulting in complications for users who may have multiple devices/sources they'd like the...

 
Open Broadcaster Software
Most Helpful Favorable Review
User in Hospitality

It is highly customizeable in both streaming and recording options. It has a very simple but also powerful UI to tailor settings based on the user's computer setup.

Most Helpful Critical Review
User

I’m not sure if my version was just corrupted but sometimes certain things like text would just randomly disappear from the broadcast window, even if no button was pushed. If it was an elaborate scene, it would take rebuilding that entire scene and placing...

XSplit Broadcaster
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Alvaro S.
User

What I like the most is that it allows you to configure the quality of the broadcast in many technical aspects and offers a very efficient consumption of resources. In addition, it supports almost any form of input (video, screenshot, web pages, Skype) and...

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Computer Games

The convenience gained via XSplit's streamlined design and simple options leads to restrictions in customization. Its audio settings are some of the most limited, resulting in complications for users who may have multiple devices/sources they'd like the...

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