Livestream Platform Tech Specs

    • Storage Limit
    • Unlimited for uploaded video or recorded live streams on Basic, Premium and Enterprise plans. Unlimited but restricted to 30 days archive on Free plans.
    • Simultaneous Viewers Limit
    • Unlimited. Past events received over 1,000,000 simultaneous viewers.
    • Servers
    • Thousands of servers worldwide located in most countries on all continents:

      North America  |  South America  |  Europe  |  Middle East  |  Africa  |  Asia Pacific

    • Video Codec
    • H.264 via high-end proprietary software encoding library built into all Livestream encoding products (Livestream for Producers, Livestream Studio).
    • Audio Codec
    • AAC (Advanced Audio Codec)
      • Bit-Rate Details
      • Resolution
      • Bitrate
      • Sample Rate
      • Mono Audio Bitrate
      • Stereo Audio Bitrate
      • Frame Rate
      • Profile
      • Mobile
      • 480x270
      • 150 Kbps
      • 22,050 Hz
      • 24 Kbps
      • 48 Kbps
      • 29.97 or 25 fps
      • Baseline
      • Normal
      • 512x288
      • 350 Kbps
      • 44,100 Hz
      • 48 Kbps
      • 96 Kbps
      • 29.97 or 25 fps
      • Main
      • Medium
      • 768x432
      • 550 Kbps
      • 44,100 Hz
      • 64 Kbps
      • 128 Kbps
      • 29.97 or 25 fps
      • Main
      • High
      • 858x480
      • 1,500 Kbps
      • 48,100 Hz
      • 128 Kbps
      • 256 Kbps
      • 29.97 or 25 fps
      • Main
      • HD 720p
      • 1280x720
      • 2,000 Kbps
      • 48,100 Hz
      • 160 Kbps
      • 320 Kbps
      • 29.97 or 25 fps
      • Main
    • Cloud Recording
    • Record all live stream bitrates in real time as MP4 files. MP4 files are not re-transcoded and are available for download for the account owner, or playback using the Livestream on-demand player.

      Limited to 24 hours of continous recording.

    • DVR
    • 24 hour limit on web browser playback via Flash.

      Limited to 1 minute on iOS and Android.

    • Playback on Web Browsers

      (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer, ...)

      • Live
      • Full feature, adaptive multi-bitrate player for Flash (over HTTP).
      • On-Demand
      • Full feature, adaptive multi-bitrate player for Flash (over HTTP).
    • Playback on iOS (iPad, iPhone)
      • Live
      • Native player using HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) with adaptive multi-bitrate support
      • On-Demand
      • Single bitrate progressive download over HTTP with seek support.
    • Playback on Android
      • Live
      • Android 4.1 and higher

        Native player using HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) with Adaptive Bitrate Support.

      • Android 4.0 and below

        Native player using RSTP live streaming with single bitrate support.

      • On-Demand
      • Single bitrate progressive download over HTTP with seek support.
    • Playback on Roku Connected TV
      • Live
      • Native player using HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) with adaptive multi-bitrate support
      • On-Demand
      • Single bitrate progressive download over HTTP with seek support.
    • Closed Caption
    • Available cross platform (FCC compliant).

      Contact us for details and availability.

    • Live Ingest Protocol
    • RTMP over port 80 and 443.
    • Live Ingest Server Location
      • Free Accounts
      • New York, NY
      • Basic, Premium and Enterprise Accounts
      • Local ingest server in your country.
    • Player Embed Format
    • iFrame
    • Player SSL Support
    • Yes
    • Geoblocking
    • Coming soon
    • Analytics
    • Google Analytics supported
    • End-to-End Latency
      • Web Browsers
      • < 30 seconds
      • iOS
      • < 1 minute
      • Android
      • < 1 minute
      • Roku
      • < 2 minutes
    • Video Upload and Transcoding
      • Video Upload Format
      • MP4
      • Video Upload Protocol
      • HTTP
      • Automated transcoding into 4 bitrates (including HD 720p) via high-quality proprietary transcoder.
    • Image Upload and Transcoding
      • Image Upload Formats
      • JPG, GIF, PNG
      • Image Upload Protocol
      • HTTP

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