Why do I need multiple qualities of the same video?

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 19/04/2017
To ensure an optimal viewing experience on any device and in varying network conditions, our servers transcode the uploaded, recorded or – in the case of livestreaming – broadcasted video to multiple qualities. The video player will then choose the best possible quality, taking into account available bandwidth and processing power available to the device […]
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How does bandwidth consumption translate to actual video views?

  • Posted by Clevercast
  • On 18/04/2017
By default, every plan includes 250 GB of traffic (= bandwidth), but what does this mean in terms of actual views? If your video is two minutes long and is delivered in SD quality (480p or lower), 250 GB of traffic corresponds to about 15.000 views. If the 2 minute video is delivered as HD […]
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