How to use OBS or XSplit to broadcast iOS Games on Windows

To begin broadcasting your iOS games by using OBS or XSplit on Shou, first you will need a Verified Shou account. Once your account was certified, visit your Edit page on any browsers to get RTMP URL and Stream Key. Next, you will need install broadcasting softwares OBS or XSplit and mirror tool 'AirServer' on your Windows.

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. 

Click here to download Open Broadcaster Software.

XSplit Gamecaster: The world's easiest way to start streaming or recording your PC or Console games.

Click here to download XSplit Gamecaster.

AirServer is the most advanced screen mirroring receiver for Mac and PC. It allows you to receive AirPlay and Miracast feeds, similar to an Apple TV or an XBOX.

Click here to download AirServer

OBS

Step 1: Mirroring iOS to Windows

Mirroring your device’s screen to your computer.

  1. Download, install, and open AirServer

  2. Connect your phone to the same WiFi network as your computer

  3. Pull up your iOS device’s Control Center by swiping up from the bottom of the screen

  4. Tap AirPlay and select your computer from the list

Step 2. Setting OBS. 

  1. Click the plus button '+' to add a Source.
  2. Click Window Capture to add your phone mirroring program from the drop down.
  3. Click Video Capture source to add your webcam from the drop down.

Step 3. Get RTMP URL and Stream Key.

1.You can find your private RTMP URL and Stream Key in your Edit page. Click Shou icon and select a game.

2. Add your RTMP URL and Stream Key in OBS.

Click Setting > Stream and Select Custom Streaming Server from the Stream Type dropdown.

 add RTMP URL and Stream Key.

3. Choose right Output Settings

Where's Output settings?

        Find the Settings at right bottom:

        

        Click OutPut and choose "Advanced"     

        

        You should change settings as same as this picture except bitrate:

        

        What bitrate can I use? 

        According to the upload speed, please choose the suitable bitrate:

  • ​Bitrate for 1500+, upload speed required 2Mbps+
  • Bitrate for 800-1500, upload speed required 1-2Mbps
  • Bitrate for 800-: less than 1Mbps

     * Recommended: 70%-80% of your upload speed, going over 2000kbps is generally not recommended

 

4. Ready to Stream.

Back to the first page and click Start Streaming.

 

click here for a full OBS guide.

XSplit Gamecaster

Step 1: Mirroring iOS to Windows

Same as OBS SETTING.

Step 2: Get RTMP URL and Stream Key.

Same as OBS Step 3 to get RTMP URL and Stream Key.

Step 3: Add RTMP URL and Stream Key in XSplit and Ready to stream.

Add RTMP URL and Stream Key in Accounts and follow official tutorial to get started in 3 easy steps.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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