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Recommended encoding settings

We recommend the following encoding settings for use with Hire A Broadcast:

  • Video Codec: H264/x264
  • Video Bitrate: 3000kb/s
  • Video Resolution: 1280x720
  • Frame Rate: 25fps
  • Key Frame interval: 75 (or keyframe every 3 seconds)
  • Audio Codec: AAC
  • Audio Bitrate: 128kb/s

If you are experiencing problems trying to stream at 1920x1080 try reducing the resolution to 1280x720.

For a general guide for encoding settings use these presets:

(Source: https://www.wowza.com/docs/how-to-encode-source-video-for-wowza-streaming-cloud#calculate)