Supported codecs for outputs - AWS Elemental MediaLive

Supported codecs for outputs

The following table lists the codecs that MediaLive supports.

Container Video codecs Audio codecs
Archive H.264 (AVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

MPEG-1 Layer II

Frame Capture JPEG None. A Frame Capture output doesn't include audio.
HLS with a standard container H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

HLS with an fMP4 container

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

MediaPackage

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

Microsoft Smooth

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

Multiplex

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

RTMP or RTMPS

H.264 (AVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

UDP

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus