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How to Record Battlefield Gameplay


Capture the intense action and adrenaline-fueled battles of Battlefield with precision and clarity using a variety of recording tools at your disposal. Whether you're dominating the battlefield on PC or consoles like Xbox or PlayStation, there are several options available to immortalize your epic moments. Let's explore the best methods for recording Battlefield gameplay and how they can elevate your gaming experience.

Record Battlefield Pros Cons
iToolShare Screen Recorder Impeccable audio and video quality for high-definition recordings Free version has time limit
In-Game Camera Settings Built-in feature in Windows, no extra downloads required Limited customization options compared to dedicated software
Xbox Game Bar Built-in to Windows 10, no downloads necessary Limited features compared to dedicated software
GeForce Experience Integrates seamlessly with Nvidia graphics cards May impact in-game performance for some users
OBS Free and open-source, with extensive customization options Requires additional setup and configuration
Consoles(Xbox, PlayStation, Switch) Easy to use, built-in recording functionality Lack advanced editing options of dedicated software

How to Record Battlefield with iToolShare Screen Recorder

iToolShare Screen Recorder is a top choice for recording Battlefield gameplay, thanks to its impeccable audio and video quality. With this software, you can capture every thrilling moment of your Battlefield experience in stunning high definition. Its user-friendly interface makes it accessible to both novice and experienced users alike, allowing for easy recording with just a few clicks. Plus, iToolShare Screen Recorder offers flexibility with both full-screen and windowed recording modes, giving you the freedom to customize your recording setup to suit your preferences.

Here's how to use it:

Step 1: Install and launch the iToolShare Screen Recorder program on your device.

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Step 2: Select your preferred recording mode – whether full-screen or windowed – based on your preference.

Step 3: Initiate the recording process by clicking the start button and capture all the thrilling moments of your Battlefield gameplay.

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How to Record Battlefield with In-Game Camera Settings

If you're playing Battlefield on Windows, you can take advantage of the built-in camera settings feature. This feature allows you to capture gameplay footage directly from within the game, without the need for any additional downloads or installations. While convenient, it's important to note that the in-game camera settings may have limited customization options compared to dedicated recording software. However, for players looking for a simple and hassle-free recording solution, this built-in feature provides a seamless way to capture and share your Battlefield adventures.

To access and adjust your in-game camera settings, follow these steps:

Step 1: Open "Start" > "Settings" > "Gaming" and select "Captures."

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Step 2: Make sure to select the "Record what happened" option.

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Step 3: Customize the recording settings, including the maximum recording length and video frame rate.

Adjusting these settings allows you to tailor your in-game recordings to your preferences and capture the best moments from your gameplay.



How to Record Battlefield with Xbox Game Bar

For Windows 10 users, the built-in Xbox Game Bar offers another option for recording Battlefield gameplay. With the Xbox Game Bar, you can easily capture gameplay footage and share it with friends or online communities. Similar to the in-game camera settings, the Xbox Game Bar provides a simple and straightforward operation, making it ideal for casual gamers. However, like other built-in recording features, it may lack advanced customization options found in dedicated recording software.

To record Battlefield gameplay using Xbox Game Bar, follow these steps:

Step 1: Click "Start" > "Settings" > "Gaming" to open the Settings dialog. Then, enable the "Game bar" option.


Step 2: Press Win + G to open the Game Bar and confirm that Battlefield is recognized as a game.


Step 3: Start Battlefield and click the red circle button to begin recording. You'll see a timer on your game window.

Step 4: To stop recording, click the "Stop" button. Your recordings will be saved in the Captures folder on your computer.



How to Record Battlefield with GeForce Experience

If you have an Nvidia graphics card, GeForce Experience provides a convenient way to record Battlefield gameplay. This software integrates seamlessly with Nvidia graphics cards, ensuring optimal performance and compatibility. With GeForce Experience, you can easily capture and share your Battlefield moments with the click of a button. However, it's worth noting that recording gameplay with GeForce Experience may impact in-game performance for some users, so it's recommended to test it out beforehand.

Here’s how to use GeForce Experience to record your Battlefield gameplay:

Step 1: Start your Battlefield game and hit the GeForce Experience hotkey (default is Alt + Z) to open the GeForce Experience overlay.

Step 2: In the overlay, you’ll see several options. To use Instant Replay, Nvidia ShadowPlay will record the last few minutes of gameplay when you hit a specific hotkey. Customize Instant Replay settings like recording length, video quality, resolution, frame rate, and bitrate to your preference.

Step 3: To manually record gameplay, click the "Record" option in the GeForce Experience overlay and start recording. You can also use the hotkey (default is Alt + F9) to begin recording without accessing the overlay.

Step 4: For capturing specific clips, use the hotkey (default is Alt + F10) to save the last few minutes of gameplay as a clip.

Step 5: GeForce Experience also allows you to stream your gameplay to platforms like Facebook, Twitch, and YouTube. Customize your broadcast settings in the 'Broadcast LIVE' section, and then start broadcasting by clicking 'Start' or using the hotkey (default is Alt + F8).

Step 6: Take screenshots during your gameplay with the hotkey (default is Alt + F1). For more advanced screenshot capabilities, use the 'Photo mode' option in the GeForce Experience overlay. In photo mode, you can add filters, upscale your screenshot, and even use Nvidia Ansel technology to reposition the camera for the best image possible.

GeForce Experience simplifies the recording process with intuitive hotkeys and user-friendly options. Whether you want to record long gameplay sessions, short highlight clips, or stream your gameplay, GeForce Experience offers versatile features to enhance your recording and streaming experience in Battlefield.



How to Record Battlefield with OBS (Open Broadcaster Software)

OBS (Open Broadcaster Software) is a popular choice for recording gameplay on PC, including Battlefield. As a free and open-source software, OBS is accessible to all users and offers a wide range of customization options. With OBS, you can fine-tune your recording settings to achieve the perfect balance of quality and performance. However, it's important to note that OBS may require additional plugins or configurations for optimal performance, and it may have a steeper learning curve compared to other recording software.

Let's dive into the steps and considerations for recording Battlefield using OBS.

Step 1: Launch OBS and set your Battlefield game to Windowed or Borderless in the video settings.

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Step 2: Check the "Preview Stream" to ensure that your Battlefield gameplay is streaming to OBS. Adjust settings as needed.

Step 3: Start recording by clicking the "Start Recording" button. To stop, use your set hotkey.



How to Record Battlefield Gameplay on Different Consoles

Console players can also record their Battlefield gameplay directly from their gaming devices. Most modern gaming consoles, including Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Switch, offer built-in recording features that allow you to capture and share gameplay footage with ease. While these built-in recording features provide a simple and convenient way to capture gameplay, they may lack the advanced features and customization options found in professional recording software. Additionally, recorded videos are typically stored locally on the console's storage, which may be subject to storage space limitations. Overall, while recording gameplay on consoles offers simplicity and ease of use, it may not provide the same level of functionality as dedicated recording software on PC.


Hold down the share button on your Xbox controller to start recording Battlefield gameplay. Press the share button again to stop recording.



Press the share button above the arrows twice to start recording Battlefield gameplay on your PlayStation console. Press it again twice to stop recording.


Nintendo Switch:

On the Nintendo Switch console, press and hold the capture button on the left-hand controller to record Battlefield gameplay. If using a regular Nintendo Switch controller, the capture button is located on the left side, above the arrows.




With these tools and methods at your disposal, capturing and sharing your Battlefield gameplay has never been easier. Whether you're exploring the skies as a Freelancer or battling formidable foes, recording your adventures allows you to preserve and share your most memorable moments with the world. Choose the method that best suits your needs and start capturing your Battlefield journey today!

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