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[CES 2016] Etron Launches Its Latest USB 3.0 Video Capture Device: GamePtS Supports High Definition, Stereo Sound, and 1080p 60 Frames Per Second Record High Quality, Personal Gaming Videos a

(Jan 5, LAS VEGAS) eSports, or competitive video gaming, has been rapidly growing in recent years, and game masters are eager to share their personal gaming online. Tapping into this flourishing trend, Etron Technology, Inc. (TPEx: 5351.TW) launches its latest USB 3.0 video capture device, the GamePtSTM. The GamePtS records live gaming video easily and allows any input signal to be exported in a variety of output signals and then transmitted to your PC or laptop. The GamePtSTM utilizes high IC integration to reduce the number of ICs needed, minimizing the device volume. It does not add to the host CPU load and gives the option to switch between high definition and lower bandwidth modes. This facilitates flexibility in gaming video recording to best fit user needs.

Total worldwide audiences for eSports reached 134 million in 2015, with a recent gaming finals achieving 27 million viewers via Twitch and other viewing platforms. More and more game masters are willing and eager to share their expert gaming processes online. Etron’s GamePtSTM¬ is the best and easiest-to-use solution as it is plug-and-play, with no extra drivers installation needed. The GamePtSTM provides high definition, stereo sound, and 1080p 60 frames per second for excellent smoothness. The GamePtSTM has improved the shortcomings of previous methods of video recording, such as poor video quality, bad angles, and camera shake blurring.

Etron’s GamePtSTM solution embeds the company’s self-developed, proprietary USB 3.0 Video Capture Controller. It supports various operation systems, including Windows, Mac OS, Android, and Linux. It is also compatible with USB 3.1 and USB 2.0. Moreover, the GamePtSTM supports SPI, I2C, UART, GPIO, enabling it to communicate with various peripheral ICs flexibly. The GamePtSTM allows reception of different types of input signals and then converts them to a variety of output signals, depending on user needs. Thus, different video inputs can be easily viewed on a computer.

To view the high quality video capture experiences of the GamePtSTM, please visit Etron’s booth at No. 35700, South Hall 4, Las Vegas Convention Center during CES 2016 during January 6-9. Etron’s GamePtSTM solution can also be viewed online on YouTube – please visit Etron’s GamePtSTM Video Capture Device@YouTube (, or for more information.

For further information, or to request a meeting at CES 2016, please contact:

Ms. Justine Tsai
Tel: +886-3-578-2345 ext. 8669