ApsaraVideo Live

A professional solution for live video and audio

ApsaraVideo Live Pricing

The pricing of ApsaraVideo Live service consists of live video traffic, transcoding, and screenshot fees. Live video traffic offers two billing types: Billing by Peak Bandwidth, and Billing by Traffic.

By Traffic
Traffic Tier (USD/GB) Mainland China price North America European Union Asia Pacific 1 Asia Pacific 2 Asia Pacific 3 Middle East & Africa South America
0GB-10TB (inclusive) 0.042 0.070 0.070 0.120 0.130 0.130 0.200 0.200
10GB-50TB (inclusive) 0.040 0.070 0.070 0.120 0.130 0.130 0.200 0.200
50TB-100TB (inclusive) 0.037 0.060 0.060 0.100 0.110 0.110 0.180 0.180
100TB-1PB (inclusive) 0.032 0.030 0.030 0.080 0.100 0.095 0.150 0.140
>1PB 0.026 0.025 0.025 0.070 0.090 0.090 0.140 0.130

Note: To avoid causing a loss to users due to abnormal and malicious traffic, the upper bandwidth limit for Pay-By-Traffic is set to 10 Gbps by default.

Asia-Pacific Regions:

Asia-Pacific 1: China(Hong Kong), Japan, China(Taiwan), China(Macau), and Southeast Asia Countries (excluding Vietnam and Indonesia)
Asia-Pacific 2: India, Indonesia, Korea, Vietnam
Asia-Pacific 3: Australia, New Zealand

By Peak Bandwidth
Peak Bandwidth Tier (USD/Mbps/Day) Mainland China price North America European Union Asia Pacific 1 Asia Pacific 2 Asia Pacific 3 Middle East & Africa South America
0~500Mbps (inclusive) 0.110 0.250 0.250 0.500 0.600 0.600 0.900 0.810
500Mbps-5Gbps (inclusive) 0.100 0.230 0.230 0.480 0.580 0.580 0.880 0.790
5Gbps-20Gbps (inclusive) 0.100 0.210 0.210 0.460 0.560 0.560 0.860 0.770
>20Gbps 0.090 0.200 0.200 0.450 0.550 0.550 0.850 0.760

Billing Rules: The highest bandwidth incurred on the live video service node for the day will be treated as the settlement standard.

Asia-Pacific Regions:

Asia-Pacific 1: China(Hong Kong), Japan, China(Taiwan), China(Macau), and Southeast Asia Countries (excluding Vietnam and Indonesia)
Asia-Pacific 2: India, Indonesia, Korea, Vietnam
Asia-Pacific 3: Australia, New Zealand

Real Time Transcoding
Transcoding Tier Mainland China Price (USD/Min) Singapore Price (USD/Min) Japan Price (USD/Min) Germany Price (USD/Min) India Price (USD/Min) Indonesia Price(USD/Min)
480P (inclusive) and lower 0.0097 0.0099 0.0099 0.0056 0.0099 0.0099
480P-720P (inclusive) 0.0191 0.0198 0.0198 0.0112 0.0198 0.0198
720P-1080P (inclusive) 0.0382 0.0396 0.0396 0.0224 0.0396 0.0396
1080P-2K (inclusive) 0.0775 0.0792 0.0792 0.0448 0.0792 0.0792
2K-4K (inclusive) 0.155 0.1584 0.1584 0.0896 0.1584 0.1584

Billing Rules: The different bit rate specifications used on the day and their corresponding durations are added up as the settlement standard.

Real Time Screenshot
Type Mainland China Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day) Singapore Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day) Japan Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day) Germany Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day) India Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day) Indonesia Price (USD/1000 Pieces/Day)
Screenshots 0.015 0.024 0.024 0.019 0.025 0.025

Billing Rules: The live video screenshot service is billed by the number of screenshots taken for live videos on a daily basis.

Premimum Streaming Acceleration
Type Asia Pacific(USD/Mbps/Day) Europe (USD/Mbps/Day) North America (USD/Mbps/Day)
Premium streaming acceleration 5.66 6.29 8.18

Billing Rules:Premium streaming acceleration is charged based on the daily peak bandwidth of the high-speed connection established between the regions where the origin site and audience are located.

Example:a caster is broadcasting two streams from Germany to mainland China. The streams are accelerated by ApsaraVideo Live. The peak rate of each stream is 1 Mbit/s. Therefore, the peak bandwidth for premium streaming acceleration is 2 Mbit/s. In this case, the daily charges are USD 12.58 (2 Mbit/s x USD 6.29).