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How to Record Game Chat on Xbox One

By Zoe Clarke

October 04, 2018

Playing games on Xbox One is pretty cool and the game chat is fantastic, but when it comes to how to record those game chats, it is always your headache. How are you going to fix it? I tried myself; then a very cool way came out: record game chats on Xbox One with only 3 steps! Interested? Not just this way, at the end of the article, a big surprise is waiting for you. Get started!


Part 1. Tutorial on How to Record Game Chat on Xbox One

1.1 What is Xbox One?

Xbox One, announced in May 2013, is a line of eighth generation home video game consoles developed by Microsoft. It is well received because of its refined controller design, multimedia features, and voice navigation. Xbox One is the successor to Xbox 360, which is announced in 2005 as a part of the seventh generation of video game consoles.

1.2 How to Record Game Chat on Xbox One?

Preparation: Before recording the game chat on Xbox One, the following tools should be ready.

a. Microsoft Stereo Headset adapter;

b. A CTIA Y-Cable and a stereo Y-cable;

c. A 3.5mm to 3.5mm stereo audio cable;

d. A headset;

e. A 2nd Mic to record your voice with the Elgato Game Capture HD.

Step 1. Connect the Wireless Controller

First and foremost, take out your Headset and Microphone and then connect them to your wireless controller.

Step 2. Plug the Stereo Audio Cable into Elgato Game Capture HD60

Plug the end of the other 3.5mm to 3.5mm stereo audio cable into the Analog Audio of Elgato Game Capture HD60.

Step 3. Plug Your Other Microphone to PC to Start recording Game Chat

When all the settings are done, the last step enables you to record the voice or the game chat of players and the gameplay audio also. When it comes to your turn, I mean, your voice, you need the additional microphone which is connected to the PC to start recording.

With those 3 simple steps, the recording on Xbox One for Game chat can be achieved. So try it now. And, there is also a video provided for direct manipulation: How to Record Game Chat on Xbox One.

Part 2. Additional Tips: Record Game on PC by TuneFab Screen Recorder

Maybe you would think, I like playing games on PC and I also like to make a record of it, how can I do it? Is there any simple way that I can try? The answer is definitely there is. Now I'm gonna brief you a useful screen recorder named TuneFab Screen Recorder, it can satisfy your need for the recording and also for the sharing.

TuneFab Screen Recorder is one of the powerful screen recorders enable you to capture any screen videos or audios with high output quality. The following would be the step-to-step guide if you want to save your game. Here we go.

Step 1. Install TuneFab Screen Recorder

Tap the button above to get a free download. Launch it after installation. When open the utility, select the "Video Recorder".

Main Interface

Step 2. Select the Recording Area

There will be two options available—"Full Screen" or "Custom ". Click the screen-like icon to choose whichever suits your game.

Select Recording Area

Step 3. Adjust Sound Input

When you recording the game, you must want the background music captured as well. So make sure that the "System Sound" is "ON".

Adjust System Sound

Step 4. Customize the Profile Settings

Tap on "More Settings" to select the "Output" button on the left side and then choose "MP4" as the output format.

Select an Output Format

Step 5. Start Screen Recording

When the setting is done, start recording. Just click the "REC" button, once it is over, stop the recording.

Start Recording

Step 6. Preview the Recording

And then check the previous video whether it is recorded successfully. If it is satisfied, then save the video.

P.S. Better rename the video in case there are so many videos mixed.

Preview the Recording


With those two tutorials on how to record game chats on Xbox One and how to record game on PC by TuneFab Screen Recorder, I think you can totally understand how it works. The rest of the work would be your trying and also sharing with all your friends for these two simple ways. Don't hesitate to follow us on the upcoming renew.

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