I was looking for a capture card to live stream on Twitch.tv and after extensive research, two cards seemed to fit the bill. This one and the Live Gamer HD. I decided that this one better suited my needs and the Live Gamer had many features that I simply didn't need - it also captures in a different format from this one.
Xsplit picked this card up without problem and setup was very easy. Make sure you use the drivers of the AverMedia website, rather than the outdated ones on the included install CD.
It performs excellently but be aware - streaming at 1080P will still require a decent CPU (i5 or i7 recommended).
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I had a black magic, that turned out to be incompatible with my motherboard. This on the other hand, had no problems whatsoever. I plugged it in, installed the drivers the came with it in 5 minutes, and it worked right away. Its cheaper than its competitors, yet it works perfectly, as would be expected of any expensive capture card. One nice thing I noticed, which I have found highly problematic with other cards, is that this will detect the video input and adjust on the fly, meaning you don't have to fiddle about with the settings just to get a picture, this will do that on its own. (You can still adjust manually, but I've had no need for that.)
This is easily one of the best capture cards on the market. It has awesome quality and the software is very easy to use. It's easy to stream with whilst using programs like OBS and xsplit. Only downside is that I can't get a usb microphone to work with it which is a shame, so I can't live commentate.