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Postby VLSmooth » Sun Mar 25, 2018 10:35 pm

Has anyone heard of Parsec? (

Parsec seems to be an extremely high performance/low-latency sharing application geared toward gaming (like vnc but MUCH better).
I've installed and got it working on my desktop and laptop and it's been amazing so far! o/

Introduction Youtube Trailer:

There are clients for windows, macos, android (beta), linux, and raspberry pi 3.
  • Some highly publicized use cases include playing local co-op remotely (including emulators)
  • I've stream played an existing desktop ffxiv session quite well on my laptop o/
  • I was concerned about security, but curiosity got the better of me; I also limited access for hosting via the Approved Apps feature (link, youtube)
p.s. I originally heard of it from here: ... or_action/
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Re: Parsec

Postby Dave » Wed Mar 28, 2018 1:37 pm

Teach me how to play FFXV on my iPhone 5s!
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Re: Parsec

Postby Jonathan » Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:50 pm

What have you been impressed by?
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