Live Stream in Minutes, Not Hours

Introducing a new free software application for streamers, gamers, and enthusiasts.

What Is Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard?

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) can take hours to fully configure for streaming. OBS needs to be tuned for the processor’s encoding capabilities, available bandwidth, and devices like microphones and cameras.

This wizard will simplify the setup by configuring and tuning OBS in a simple step by step process that will get you streaming and recording in a flash.


Features and Benefits

Optimize Intel® Core™ Processors Adjust the encoding and streaming quality depending on the capabilities of the Intel® Core™ processor.
Streaming Service Selection Select among different streaming services.
Bandwidth Optimization The wizard will assess available bandwidth to the streaming provider and adjust quality automatically.
Streaming Game Setting Optimization Optimize OBS settings based on the type of game/streaming usages.
Recording Optimization Optimize recording encoder for platform selected.
Configure End User Cameras and Microphones Select/position a connected camera and set the default microphone.
Generate Scenes Create up to six different scenes with configurable backgrounds and text elements.
Streaming Software/Utilities Download Install/update the latest supported Open Broadcaster Software and libraries to begin streaming in a flash.

Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Some of the benefits of using Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard to configure and set up:

  • It helps to set up a PC for streaming in minutes, not hours or days.
  • It automatically configures and tunes the streaming service (Twitch, YouTube, Mixer) within the wizard.
  • It optimizes Intel® Core™ processor for encoding, sound, bandwidth, and other features to determine the best streaming quality possible.
  • It scales with more cores and threads to improve quality of the live stream.

The following are the minimum system requirements for this wizard:

  • Supported Intel® processors. See the question related to supported processors below.
  • 8GB or more RAM.
  • Intel integrated graphics or discrete graphics card targeted for gaming systems.
  • Integrated or external camera (optional).

The wizard supports Windows* 10, 64-bit operating system.

The wizard supports Twitch, YouTube, or Mixer streaming services.

Yes, the user needs to have an account with streaming services like Twitch, YouTube, or Mixer. The user can sign up before or during the installation of the wizard. If the user doesn't have an account, the wizard provides an opportunity to create an account for the service during the installation process.

No, the user need not install Open Broadcaster Software (OBS). OBS version 22 is automatically installed (if OBS isn't installed previously) during Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard installation.

Version 1.1 (1.1.1203) of the wizard supports Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) version 22.

The downloadable wizard files are located at Intel Download Center. The zip file that is downloadable contains executable (.exe) and release notes.

No, Intel Corporation doesn’t support any questions related to Open Broadcaster Software (OBS).

Yes. Verify that the Internet connection meets the minimum requirements for streaming (2500kbit upload). This can be verified in the Intel® Easy Streaming Wizard application or at If your Internet connection does not meet this requirement troubleshoot these issues with your Internet service provider (ISP).

The supported Intel® processors with the wizard are:

  • Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family (Desktop):
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9980XE processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9960X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9940X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9920X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9900X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9820X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-7980XE processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-7960X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-7940X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-7920X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i9-7900X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-7820X processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-7800X processor
  • 9th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (Desktop):
    • Intel® Core™ i9-9900K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-9700K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-9600K processor
  • 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (Desktop):
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8700K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8700T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8700 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8086K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8600T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8600K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8600 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8500T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8500 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8400T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8400 processor
  • 8th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (Mobile):
    • Intel® Core™ i9-8950HK processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8850H processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8809G processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8750H processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-8705G processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8400H processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-8300H processor
  • 7th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (Desktop):
    • Intel® Core™ i7-7700T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-7700K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i7-7700 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7600T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7600K processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7600 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7500T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7500 processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7400T processor
    • Intel® Core™ i5-7400 processor

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Product and Performance Information


Altering clock frequency or voltage may damage or reduce the useful life of the processor and other system components, and may reduce system stability and performance. Product warranties may not apply if the processor is operated beyond its specifications. Check with the manufacturers of system and components for additional details.