Encoding Video Formats

Video encoding is the process of preparing the video for output, where the digital video is encoded to meet proper formats for playback.

If you encode a video with Monster Encoder, these are the output files:

  • for Web Player the encoded video will be mp4.
  • for Roku the encoded video will be mp4.
  • for Mobile devices (iPad, iPhone, Android,etc) the encoded video will be mp4 in three different sizes: 144p , 240p, 360p (the video format played on the mobile device will depend on the browser used).
  • for HTML5 the video format will be mp4 .


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