Camera, Webcam and Virtual Camera Compatibility - Camtasia Mac

Camtasia may work with various webcams and cameras. This can be USB webcams, USB cameras, virtual cameras or even cameras connected to USB capture devices. 

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Logitech Brio/4K Pro Tested      Check_Mark.png
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Logitech C920 Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Logitech C922 Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Logitech C930 Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Internal Webcams Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Continuity Camera (Center Stage, Portrait Mode, Studio Light and Desk View)* Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Basic USB-C HDMI Capture Card** Untested      Untested.png Tested     Check_Mark.png    Tested     Check_Mark.png   
Reincubate Camo Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
OBS Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
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Elgato Cam Link 4K (various cameras are compatible) Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Elgato Facecam Pro Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Elgato Facecam Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
Mmhmm.app Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
ManyCam Untested      Untested.png Tested      Check_Mark.png Tested      Check_Mark.png
xSplit Untested      Untested.png Unavailable***  x-mark.png       Unavailable***  x-mark.png      

*Please see the following for Continuity Camera system requirements.

** Basic USB-C HDMI Capture Card: These cards are used with cameras which output via HDMI. There are various brands and models available. They are much cheaper compared to other capture devices. The majority of them output at 1080P/30FPS max.

*** There is a known compatibility issue between xSplit VCam and Apple's MacOS that may cause issues with xSplit-specific tools.

Not Recommended With Camtasia

  • Logi Capture
    • Not recommended as program will be retired by Logitech in the future.
  • Canon EOS Webcam Utility
    • Not recommended due to recording limitations of hardware and software.
  • Elgato EpocCam
    • Not recommended at this time.

Cable Recommendations

  • HDMI
    • HDMI 2.0 or higher (18 Gbps or higher)
  • USB to USB-C
    • Apple
    • Anker
    • Belkin
    • Other well established brands