Elgato Gaming might be working on a 4K capable capture card for PlayStation 4 Pro and Project Scorpio. The device may feature HDMI and Display Ports at the same time.
PS4 Pro is releasing in November while Project Scorpio is set to launch in Fall 2017. Once these machines roll out, content creators would need devices that capable of capturing 4K videos off of their machines.
Jackfrags is a popular Youtuber who mainly works on Battlefield related content. He recently took to Twitter and posted a question regarding 4K capture cards for PS4 Pro and Project Scorpio. His Tweet was met with the following from Elgato Gaming:
Such a device will surely be beneficial for content creators across the world. Nothing is official for the time being but the Tweet is a pretty good indication that Elgato Gaming might be working on a 4K capture card for PS4 Pro and Project Scorpio.
PS4 Pro is coming out on November 10 for $399; pre-orders are live across North America and the UK.
Sony announced PS4 Pro earlier this month at its PlayStation Meeting. The machine comes with 4K output and HDR for amazing color vibrancy and lighting.
Sony is implementing patches to many current games that will add 4K and HDR support. Meanwhile, all upcoming Sony games and many third party titles will support PS4 Pro.
Many games are getting patches that make them compatible with Pro’s 4K features. The game’s include:
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
- Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
- Fallout 4
- FIFA 17
- Infamous: First Light
- Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
- NBA 2K17
- Neon Chrome
- Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
- Rise of the Tomb Raider
- The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited
- The Last of Us: Remastered
- The Witness
- Battlefield 1 – October 28
- Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare – November 4
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered – November 4
- Days Gone – 2017
- Dishonored 2 – November 11
- Farpoint (PlayStation VR) – TBD 2016
- Final Fantasy 15 – November 29
- For Honor – February 14, 2017
- Ghost Recon: Wildlands – March 7, 2017
- Horizon: Zero Dawn – February 28, 2017
- Killing Floor 2 – November 18
- Mass Effect: Andromeda – Early 2017
- Spider-Man – TBD
- Skyrim: Special Edition – October 28
- Steep – December 2
- Titanfall 2 – October 28
- Watch Dogs 2 – November 15
For more on PS4 Pro, stay-tuned!