Should you use GPU encoding or CPU encoding for game streaming and game recording? Hardware (NVENC) vs Software (X264)? Here’s the answer, laid out simple, with examples…
HOW TO BUILD A PC – For YOUTUBE GAMING & TWITCH STREAMING: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuiWj2h5J4U
While I used OBS for these tests, the advice holds true regardless of your choice of software (as it just sits in front of the encoding deeper down anyway).
AMD Advanced Media Framework Encoder Plugin for OBS Studio; https://obsproject.com/forum/resources/amd-advanced-media-framework-encoder-plugin-for-obs-studio.427/