api.video

Features

Documentation

Video Encoding

Due to the various formats and codecs on the market, delivering a video on any screen over the Internet requires encoding. api.video will take care of that for you by compressing and adapting all your ingested videos to make them available to your audience in the best quality possible thanks to Adaptative Bitrate Streaming (ABR) and HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).

Instant encoding

Instant encoding

From 240p to 4K

From 240p to 4K

Classic or 360 video

Classic or 360 video

Resolution and Bitrate

ResolutionFPSVideo BitrateAudio Bitrate
240p18250 KBPS96 KBPS
360p25800 KBPS128 KBPS
480p251400 KBPS128 KBPS
720p252600 KBPS128 KBPS
1080p304400 KBPS128 KBPS
4K6016000 KBPS128 KBPS

Formats and Codecs

A codec's job is to compress and decompress video files. api.video uses libavcodec for encoding, which means most video codecs and formats are accepted (including, webm, mp4 (h.264 h.265), .mov, .avi). For a full list of formats:

Instant video encoding

api.video gives you access to a resilient infrastructure designed to host and manage online videos. api.video features lightning fast encoding, so your videos are ready to playback immediately.

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