Best Streaming Webcam

Razer Kiyo Pro Ultra

The Razer Kiyo Pro Ultra delivers stunning, “DSLR-like” video thanks to its large sensor, f/1.7 aperture, and 4K30 resolution. It shines in low light and offers a beautiful background blur, but a limited field of view might cramp group calls. While pricey, the Kiyo Pro Ultra delivers exceptional image quality for streamers and content creators.

Price: $299.99

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Best Streaming Controller

Loupedeck Live S

Loupedeck Live S packs a punch in a petite package. This stream controller boasts haptic touch buttons, handy knobs, and dynamic profiles for seamless switching between software. Build quality is solid, the software’s simple and intuitive, and it even shines beyond streaming with native support for photo editing and music creation.

Price: $149.00

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Best Streaming Light

Elgato Key Light Air

The Elgato Key Light Air bathes you in adjustable, flicker-free LED light, perfect for streamers and video conferencing. The app control is a breeze, brightness and temperature are just a tap away, and its minimal footprint saves desk space. While the base footprint is larger than expected for a “mini” light, the sturdy build and wireless connectivity make it a versatile and user-friendly option for creators seeking an upgrade over basic desk lamps.

Price: $99.99

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Best Streaming Microphone


The RØDE PodMic USB is a versatile beast, offering both XLR and USB connectivity for podcasting, streaming, and beyond. Its dynamic capsule delivers rich, broadcast-quality sound with a crisp mid-focus, while the built-in DSP sweetens the deal with subtle adjustments like punch, sparkle, and warmth.

Price: $199.00


Best New Gear

Elgato Prompter

The Elgato Prompter elevates content creation with its sleek, 9-inch display and versatile compatibility. It shines for solo videos, effortlessly mirroring your script while maintaining eye contact. The included backplates adapt to various cameras, simplifying setup, and its multi-purpose display lets you monitor chat, slides, or Zoom calls alongside your script.

Price: $99.99

Elgato Prompter

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