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Re: Hi, do we have media transcode API?

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jul 2012 09:28:38 +0200
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2=YYCK0VRABEwWQ-dr1s3Sno8uLq7x4svzM_ycb=JJArA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
Cc: "Sunyang (Eric)" <eric.sun@huawei.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 6:19 AM, Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 9:04 PM, Sunyang (Eric) <eric.sun@huawei.com> wrote:
>> We receive a HD mp4 video stream to <video> element, can we have a media
>> transcode API to transcode the HD video stream to a different format video
>> stream which fit for the Smartphone?
> There is none defined.

HTTP adaptive streaming is in the process of being standardised with
the MediaSource API [1]. That will allow delivery of video to all
devices, because it adapts to bandwidth and device capabilities.


[1] e.g. http://updates.html5rocks.com/2011/11/Stream-video-using-the-MediaSource-API
Received on Wednesday, 4 July 2012 07:29:26 UTC

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