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)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

MPEG-1 Layer II (MP2)

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 (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

HLS with an fMP4 container

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

MediaPackage

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

Microsoft Smooth

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

Multiplex

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

RTMP or RTMPS

H.264 (AVC)

AAC

UDP

H.264 (AVC)

H.265 (HEVC)

AAC

Dolby Digital (AC3)

Dolby Digital Plus (EAC3)

MPEG-1 Layer II (MP2)