What Transcode settings are used in the Video Zibot?

    Overview - When you use the Transcode Video Zibot in one of your flows you are presented with a list of different video outputs as shown below:

    We are sometimes asked for a breakdown of the different settings so that the user is confident in picking the correct option. We will break out all the settings below.

    Another important question we are asked is “what service do Ziflow use to transcode the video and audio”. Ziflow utilizes Zencoder’s video and audio engine which is recognized as enterprise-class within the video industry and also offers enterprise-level security - please see here for further information: https://zencoder.com/en/file-transcoding/features#security

    The options we present in our interface are the most commonly requested formats. If you require a different video output then please do contact our support department and we will do our best to help.

    Current Ziflow output video settings:

    Mobile:

    Width = 480

    Height = 320

    Audio-bitrate = 128

    Audio-sample-rate = 44100

    Max-video-bitrate = 1500

    Max-frame-rate = 30



    Standard Web:

    Standard_Web:

    Width = 640

    Height = 360

    Audio-bitrate = 96

    Max-video-bitrate = 1200

    H264-Profile = MAIN
    H264-video-codec = H264

    Key-frame-rate = 2

    Audio-codec = AAC

    Max-frame-rate = 30

    Mid Web:

    Web:

    Width = 960

    Height = 540

    Max-video-bitrate = 1500

    H264-Profile = MAIN

    H264-video-codec = H264

    Key-frame-rate = 2

    Audio-codec = AAC

    Max-frame-rate = 30

    HD 720p

    HD_720_High_res:

    width = 1280

    height = 720

    audio-bitrate = 128

    max-video-bitrate = 4000

    H264-Profile = MAIN

    H264-video-codec = H264

    key-frame-rate = 2

    audio-codec = AAC

    Max-frame-rate = 30

    Full HD 1080p

    HD_1080_High_res:

    Width = 1920

    Height = 1080

    Audio-bitrate = 192

    Max-video-bitrate = 8000

    H264-Profile = HIGH

    H264-video-codec = H264

    Key-frame-rate = 2

    Audio-codec = AAC

    Audio-channel = STEREO

    Max-frame-rate = 30