MediaConvert
User Guide

Supported Output Codecs and Containers

MediaConvert supports the following combinations of codecs and containers.

Video

Container Codecs Supported with Container
MPEG DASH AVC (H.264), HEVC (H.265)
MPEG-2 TS AVC (H.264), HEVC (H.265), MPEG-2
HLS AVC (H.264), HEVC (H.265)
Smooth (ISMV) AVC (H.264)
MPEG-4 (.mp4) AVC (H.264), HEVC (H.265)
MPEG-4 Flash (.f4v) AVC (H.264)
QuickTime AVC (H.264), MPEG-2, Apple ProRes (with AIFF audio only)
XDCAM MPEG-2
Raw (no container) AVC (H.264), HEVC (H.265), MPEG-2

Audio

Supported audio output codecs and containers are listed in the table below.

Container Codecs Supported with Container
MPEG DASH Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, AAC
MPEG-2 TS Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, AAC
HLS Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, AAC
Smooth (ISMV Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, AAC
MPEG-4 (.mp4) Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital, AAC
MPEG-4 Flash (.f4v) AAC
QuickTime Dolby Digital Plus (with H.264 and MPEG-2), Dolby Digital (with H.264 and MPEG-2), AAC (with H.264 and MPEG-2), WAV (with H.264 and MPEG-2), AIFF (with Apple ProRes)
XDCAM WAV
Raw (no container) AAC, WAV
Audio Only
Audio Only MPEG-4 AAC

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