What are the video format guidelines for live streaming on Facebook?
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Live streaming on Facebook supports many different video specifications. Your internet speed and your hardware capabilities determine what your best choices are.
These guidelines will perform well in most situations. For the best results, make sure to test your stream before any planned events.
Live Video Recommendations
- Resolution: 1080p (1920 x 1080)
- Frames per second: 30 fps
- Bitrate range: 3,000-6,000 Kbps
- Keyframe: 2 seconds
- Video codec: H.264, Level 4.1
- 8-hour time limit
- Sample rate: 44.1 kHz
- Channel layout: Stereo
- Bitrate: 128 Kbps
Learn more about the full range of supported live streaming specifications. You can also learn more about live streaming on Facebook.