Codecs support in Nimble Streamer

Take a look at the table below to see what codecs are currently supported by Nimble Streamer live transmuxing and live transcoding engine.
Content codecs are shown in rows. They can be delivered via certain streaming protocols, they are shown in columns.

The transcoder may also passthrough the input codecs in case you don't need to transform the content.

Transcoder
input
Transcoder
output
RTMP
input+output
SLDP
output only
RTSP
input+output
MPEG-TS
input+output
HLS
input+output
MPEG-DASH
output only
Icecast
input+output
SHOUTcast
input only
Video
H.264/AVC
H.265/HEVC
MPEG1
MPEG2
MPEG4
VP6
VP8
VP9
Audio
AAC
MP3
AC3, E-AC3
Speex
PCM G.711 (a-law, μ-law)


See also: Live streaming | Codecs | Transcoder | Video-on-demand | Building infrastructure

Easy installation and upgrade

Nimble Streamer can be installed in a couple of small steps and upgraded to the latest version by running two or three simple commands in console.

Let us know if you need any help and search through our documentation to find more information.