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Getting Started with XSplit Connect: Webcam

XSplit Connect: Webcam allows you to use your mobile phone as a wireless webcam on your PC!

Use your mobile phone as a wireless camera for XSplit VCam with XSplit Connect: Webcam app. This guide aims to help you get started in setting up your phone and computer to use these apps for the first time.

XSplit Connect Webcam camera showing in XSplit VCam

IMPORTANT: XSplit VCam 3.0 and later supports USB only connection between XSplit VCam and XSplit Connect: Webcam. If you're running an older version of XSplit VCam, USB connection will still require both your computer and phone to be connected to the same unrestricted WIFI network for both WIFI and USB connection modes. We recommend that you update all XSplit products installed to the latest version at all times.

Want to use a high-speed USB cable? click here to learn how


  1. Download/install the latest version of XSplit VCam on your computer (the download link can be found in your XSplit Account Dashboard Home

Clicking the VCam download button from the dashboard

  1. Download/install the latest version of XSplit Connect: Webcam for your phone (through Google Play or App Store). Click below for more information:
  1. Launch XSplit VCam and Log in to your Account

  2. Click on the drop down arrow icon then select Connect your mobile phone camera. It should show that XSplit VCam is waiting for your mobile phone to connect.

Selecting the option to connect the mobile phone in XSplit VCam

  1. Start XSplit Connect: Webcam app from your mobile phone

  2. The XSplit VCam window will let you know that your mobile phone is detected. Click the button as indicated in the image below to start pairing your phone with XSplit VCam.

Select your recognized mobile phone in VCam's connection popup

  1. Go back to your phone. XSplit Connect: Webcam will receive a connection request from your computer. Tap Accept to pair with your computer.

Connection request from your phone when using XSplit Connect: Webcam

  1. XSplit VCam and XSplit Connect: Webcam should now be successfully connected and you can now use your phone as a webcam!
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