Multi-Bitrate Streaming(MBR)

Multi-Bitrate helps you to stream in multiple formats to achieve seeing qualities. If your stream is of high-quality resolution then you can convert the stream into the lower quality and the other way around through the Multi-Bitrate streaming.

    • Create your channel in Livebox.
    • Now to Manage Channels from the navigation menu. Under manage channels select Multi-Bitrate.
  • Multi-Bitrate streaming
  • In Multi-Bitrate page, select your channel and Turn On multi-bitrate.

channel for multi-bitrate streaming

  • Once you turn on Multi-Bitrate, new Preset options will appear. You can set the required resolution and click Save.

preset for multi-bitrate streaming

Note: You also have options to edit or set your required preset.
  • Once you click save, RTMP URLs for your resolution gets listed below. Make a note of the required RTMP link and give Save.

preset of resolution for multi-bitrate streaming

  • After clicking save, give Service Restart to get your changes applied.

Service Restart

  • Copy paste the Streaming URL and Stream Key of definite resolution in your encoder Stream Settings. With each copied URL of definite qualities, the player will adjust video quality to that of viewers bandwidth.
Note: To know how to get a stream key from the copied URL link, refer to the illustration below.

stream key

(The highlighted part of the streaming URL is the Stream key)

  • To view your live MBR streaming status with the definite video quality, go the Livebox Dashboard.

Multi-bitrate video resolution

  • Then go to Viewers Report to check the RTMP stats of your streaming channel. It shows audio and video bitrate of your channel.

Multi bitrate streaming stats

Your Multi-Bitrate streaming is on!