Yes. You can use XSplit Broadcaster for free but there will be some restrictions as well as missing features.

XSplit Broadcaster with a Free License:

  • Content will be watermarked when you set a higher resolution than 720p (1280x720 pixels) and/or a higher framerate than 30 fps.

  • Content cannot be used for commercial purposes.

  • Presentations limited to a maximum of 4 scenes.

  • No simultaneous broadcasting to multiple streaming platforms.

  • Watermarked Virtual Camera feature.

  • No access to the following features: Audio Source, Local Streaming, Stream Delay, Source Transitions, Projector, Preview Editor, Audio Mix Preview, and Skype Video Camera

XSplit License Feature Comparison


Broadcaster Premium or Premium Bundle

Number of scenes



Content: Games, Text, Multimedia, HTML, IP Camera etc

Thumbnail Scene Preview

Chroma Key

Scene Transitions

Source and Extension Plugins

Split Mode

Virtual Camera


Skype Video Camera

Audio Source, Local Streaming, Stream Delay

Simultaneous Streaming

Source Transitions


Preview Editor

Audio Mix Preview


Watermark > 720p.


Audio Codec

AAC 96 kbps. Mono.

Capture Format and Maximum FPS

MP4/FLV: 240 fps Watermark > 30 fps

MP4/FLV: 240 fps

Upload and Share Recordings

Professional Grade Software/Hardware Video Encoding

Stream Integration with Twitch, Hitbox, YouTube Live, etc.

Free Software Updates with Professional 24/7 Customer Support

To know more about the license that you'll need for XSplit Broadcaster, click here.

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