HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition Plus is the 5th Generation in Hauppauge's series of HD video game recorders. HD PVR 2 GE Plus is the most advanced HD PVR capture device yet and adds cool new features to the HD PVR making it simple to record, upload and stream your gameplay. Uses pro quality H.264 encoding in HD to capture your PS3 or Xbox 360 game play in stunning HD (1080p). The HD PVR 2 Gaming Edition 2 Plus now includes Optical in for amazing 5.1 surround sound. Upload to YouTube or live stream to Twitch.tv and Ustream using the included StreamEez software. Built-in record button allows you to start and stop recordings right from the HD PVR 2. So you don't need to go to your PC to record a game session. No delay video passthrough, giving zero delay to your HD TV so you can play while you record and capture HD quality gameplay in real time.