plays_service.exe is a program which is probably legit. So, if plays_service.exe is on your PC, it is probably ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your system is clean, we still advise you to use a good antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend yourself against viruses and malware.
This program is normally stored on disk in C:\Program Files (x86)\Raptr Inc\PlaysTV\plays_service.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this executable is 0bcc4a7611868dad4c5a43e879637b30.
This application is a Windows service. This means it operates on your PC in background, usually without displaying any user interface to you. Most Windows services are useful programs, which perform useful functions to other programs or to Windows in general.
This executable runs in 32-bit mode. It can not use the full set of features of nowadays' PC chips. This is quite normal because the makers did not upgrade it to use the x64 instruction set.
The description extracted from the exe is Plays.tv Video Recorder by Raptr.
File version 188.8.131.52.
Producer Copyright (c) 2016 Plays.tv, LLC.
Some unusual functions of the Operating System appear to be used, such as functions for recording the keyboard. We recommend you to perform more in-depth research about this program.
plays_service.exe is digitally signed. Today the large majority of virus-free software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature found in plays_service.exe is valid. This is very good.
Digitally signed by: Plays.tv, LLC
Certificate's issuer name: thawte SHA256 Code Signing CA
It has an uninstall string in registry, which is a good sign. si are uninstall.