When comparing FFSplit vs AirParrot 2, the Slant community recommends FFSplit for most people. In the question“What are the best software tools for live streaming?” FFSplit is ranked 2nd while AirParrot 2 is ranked 20th.
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Pro Light resource usage
Pro Simultaneous broadcast
FFSplit allows streaming to multiple services at the same time.
Pro Clean interface
Pro Multi platform
Works with: Windows, iOS, OSX, Android
Con No built-in game source capture
FFSplit requires an external program for capturing game source.
Con Windows only
FFSplit runs only on Windows. Other operating systems such as OSX or Linux are not supported.
Con Very limited methods for manipulating source
FFSplit can't rotate, crop, pan, tilt or zoom sources. There's also no de-interlacing, chroma key, color or gamma adjustment support. FFSplit can only resize the source, adjust transparency and adjust volume.
Con Doesn't work on Windows XP
FFSplit works on Windows Vista or later.
Con Requires additional software to broadcast outside local network
Mainly designed for local network