Free and open source software for live streaming and screen recording
OBS Studio is software designed for capturing, compositing, encoding, recording, and streaming video content, efficiently. This is a community-supported modified build of OBS Studio; please file issues on the Snapcrafters GitHub:https://github.com/snapcrafters/obs-studio/issues
The snap of OBS studio comes pre-loaded with some extra features:
Supports nvenc (NVIDIA) and VA-API (AMD & Intel) accelerated video encoding.
Advanced Scene Switcher plugin; an automated scene switcher
Browser plugin; CEF-based OBS Studio browser plugin
Directory Watch Media plugin; filter you can add to a media source to load the oldest or newest file in a directory.
DVD Screensaver plugin; a DVD screen saver source type.
Dynamic Delay plugin; filter for dynamic delaying a video source.
Freeze Filter plugin; freeze a source using a filter.
gPhoto plugin; connect DSLR cameras with obs-studio via gPhoto.
GStreamer plugins; feed GStreamer launch pipelines into OBS Studio and use GStreamer encoder elements.
Move Transition plugin; move sources to a new position during a scene transition.
NDI plugin; Network A/V via NewTek's NDI.
Replay Source plugin; slow-motion replay async sources from memory.
RGB Levels plugin; simple filter to adjust RGB levels.
Source Switcher plugin; to switch between a list of sources.
Spectralizer plugin; audio visualization using fftw.
StreamFX plugin; collection modern effects filters and transitions.
Text Pango plugin; Provides a text source rendered using Pango with multi-language support, emoji support, vertical rendering and RTL support.
Transition Matrix plugin; customize Any -> One or One -> One scene transitions.
VNC Source plugin; VNC viewer that works as a source.
Websockets plugin; remote-control OBS Studio through WebSockets.
For the best experience, you'll want to connect the following interfaces.
Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.
Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.
Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), Linux Mint 19 (Tara), Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa) and the latest release, Linux Mint 20 (Ulyana).
You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu.
On Linux Mint 20, /etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref needs to be removed before Snap can be installed. This can be accomplished from the command line: