Zencoder: AVC-Intra Guide

Product(s)
Zencoder
Role(s)
API Developer
API(s)
Zencoder API

AVC-Intra is an H.264-based standard for broadcast video production and distribution, initially developed by Panasonic.

AVC-Intra Overview

AVC-Intra defines two presets, AVC-Intra 50 and AVC-Intra 100. AVC-Intra 50 is encoded at a bitrate of 50mbit/s while AVC-Intra 100 is encoded at 100mbit/s. Use the video_codec_preset parameter to define an AVCi output. For information on creating AS-11 outputs, check out the documentation here.

  • video_codec_preset: Sets the AVC-Intra preset for the outputs. Values: avci_50, avci_100.

Example Settings

Example AVC-Intra 50 Request

{
    "input": "s3://zencodertesting/test.mov",
    "output": {
        "video_codec_preset": "avci_50"
    }
}

Example AVC-Intra 100 Request

{
    "input": "s3://zencodertesting/test.mov",
    "output": {
        "video_codec_preset": "avci_100"
    }
}