4K Screen Recorder

Here Are the Review and Download List of Top 10 UHD 4K Screen Recorders (Desktop Software)

Video resolution is always making improvement. From 240p SD, to 720p HD, 1080p HD, even to the UHD 4K, people's special desire of visual feast is burning.

If you are left the option to watch the movie in 4K resolution, you are not willing to watch it in 1080p HD, if the network is smooth.

Whether you want to make a 4K video tutorial for sharing on YouTube, or wish to save a UHD streaming movie from Vimeo, you will rely on the 4K screen recorder.

What is the best 4K screen recorder for the computer?

Here is the top-10 list for Windows and Mac computer, including free and paid.

Read the review and download the 4K screen recording software to decide the best one.

4K Screen Recorder

Top-10 List of 4K Screen Recorders for Windows and Mac:

AnyMP4 Screen Recorder (Windows, Mac | $11.97)

AnyMP4 Video Recorder is the best combination of 4K screen recorder and editor.

It records 4K videos from streaming sites like YouTube, Vimeo, Vevo, Netflix, etc., with audio. Moreover, it also captures your 4K screen from the desktop, window and even webcam with the 4K display or camera. Whether you want to record 4K gameplay or UHD movies playback on your computer, it also can do it.

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Bandicam (Windows | $39)

Bandicam is the 4K game recording software using the DirectX/OpenGL/Vulkan graphics technologies for Windows users.

It records anything on your computer screen, even the 3D games, and captures external video devices from a webcam, Xbox/PlayStation, smartphone, IPTV, etc. With customizable settings, you are able to create a video tutorial with editing it at the same time.

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Download Bandicam here.

Snagit (Windows, Mac | $49.95)

Snagit is the 4K video recording software working with various apps like Microsoft Office, Google Drive, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, etc.

It is easy to capture images and record videos from your full-screen desktop, region, window, and scrolling screen. Built-in image editing features can create your screenshots with arrows, text, highlights and more.

Snagit

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Download Snagit here.

ShareX (Windows | Free)

ShareX is the free 4K screen recorder for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 without ads.

The easy screen capture software has been for over 11 years. Similar to Snagit, but it offers you more capture modes, like full-screen, active window, region, scrolling capture, auto capture, etc. Another feature of this screen capture software is capturing text, images, and edit the image files with various effects.

ShareX

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Download ShareX here.

Action! (Windows | $19.77)

Action! is the professional 4K and 8K gameplaying recording software on Windows 7, 8., 8.1 and 10.

It records streaming and real-time gameplay on Windows desktop in superb UHD quality. Various recording modes allow you to record from a gaming console, TV broadcasts, camcorders, etc., with USB/HDMI devices. Moreover, it also records music, capture screenshots, microphone narration, etc.

Action

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Download Action! here.

Movavi Screen Capture Studio (Windows, Mac | $64.95)

Movavi Screen Capture Studio is another one 2-in-1 4K video recorder and editor like a pro.

This software is simple to use and can meet almost all your demands to record a screen on computer like streaming audio, Skype video calls, webinars, YouTube movies, TV series, etc. Editing effects like slow motion, picture-in-picture, trim, color filter, and more are great to help your vlog.

Movavi Screen Capture Studio

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Download Movavi Screen Capture Studio here.

OBS (Windows, Mac, Linux | Free)

OBS, Open Broadcaster Software, is the free 4K video recording software and live streaming tool.

It creates real-time video/audio recording mixing, and creates scenes that are made up of various sources like windows capture, browse windows, webcam, images, text, etc. You could switch among the scenes seamlessly via transition effects. It also allows you to record the game screen among the multiple-screen and optimize your setup for recording.

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Download OBS here.

Camtasia (Windows, Mac | $249.00)

Camtasia is the professional 4K video recording software and editor for professional users.

Like other screen recorders, it records your computer screen from the browser, video calls, desktop, and more. Powerfully, it provides you with various pre-made animation effects to polish your video recording. It also gives you the library of royalty-free music and sound effects to add background music for your video recording.

Camtasia

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Download Camtasia here.

QuickTime (Windows, Mac | Free)

QuickTime is the built-in 4K screen recorder for Mac users with simple recording features.

Actually, it works mostly as the media player on Mac. However, you could use its simple recording features to capture screen and movie windows on Mac. No more features mentioned here, it is just the easy and simple screen recorder for beginners.

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XSplit Gamecaster (Windows | $59.95/Year)

XSplit Gamecaster is the professional 4K gameplay recording software and streaming utility.

It can detect game automatically on your computer and record the in-game overlay. After the recording, it lets you edit the video recording with its editor efficiently. Integrating with Twitch, it lets you directly chat, and receive the follower and subscriber notifications.

XSplit Gamecaster

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Download XSplit Gamecaster here.

Conclusion

The above is the top-10 list of 4K screen recorders for Windows and Mac computer. Among the tools, they are free and paid. If you are seeking a simple 4K screen recorder without more features, one of them can be added in your list. If you are looking for the screen recorder with editing features, the paid ones should be your considerations.

Which one is your number one video recorder?

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