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Live recording introduction

Last Updated: May 19, 2022

Many users need to record and save live videos for easy playback in the future.

Recording and storage methods

Live service provides two options of converting live recording files to VOD files.

  • Store live recording files in media bucket, and perform secondary transcoding.

    The live recording files perform second transcoding by using MPS to have the set bit rate for playback in every scenarios.



  • Store live reconding files in OSS

    Live recording files are all original videos, and can be stored in OSS for download or playback.



Live recording protocol support

Live recording supports MP4, HLS, and FLV formats. The recorded file is the original file. And the recorded file and the file in streaming have the same resolution and bit rate.