HLS Video Format

HTTP Live Streaming Protocol

HTTP Live Streaming or HLS is an adaptive bitrate streaming protocol created by Apple. Adaptive bitrate streaming protocols consist of manifest (M3U8 playlists) for segmented chunks of video created at different bitrates. During playback, video players are able to pre-load video segments without buffering by comparing a chunks bitrate with the available bandwidth on the device.

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HLS Video Format


Stream video
Stream video to users at any internet bandwidth and connectivity without interruption
Widely supported
Widely supported across most devices

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1080 Sample (Qencode) 1920 x 1080 / 800 MB / 00:50 / MOV / ProRes / 24 FPS HD
Big Buck Bunny 1920 x 1080 / 339 MB / 10:34 / MP4 / H.264 / 60 FPS HD
4K Sample (Qencode) 3840 x 2160 / 3.12 GB / 00:50 / MOV / ProRes / 24 FPS 4K
Tears of Steel 1920 x 800 / 557 MB / 12:14 / MOV / H.264 / 24 FPS HD
Sintel 1280 x 544 / 643 MB / 14:48 / MKV / H.264 / 24 FPS SD
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