System requirements for High Definition (HD) broadcasts
For video events with the 720p or 1080p high-resolution player size. Not available for telephone broadcasts.
This article covers additional requirements to broadcast video in 720p or 1080p. For requirements specific to your broadcast type, see system requirements articles for:
Note: 720p and 1080p encoder broadcasts require HD encoding software (for example, Wirecast, OBS, or vMix) to be installed on the encoder.
Live Studio Requirements
If you're joining the Live Studio as a moderator or presenter, your system must meet the following requirements.
|What you need||Moderators and Presenters|
|Software||For encoder broadcasts only: HD encoding software (for example, Wirecast, OBS, or vMix)|
|Processor (CPU)||Intel Core i5 3.0GHz or better
Note: Less powerful processors will degrade audio and video performance.
|Memory (RAM)||4 GB|
Current or previous 5 versions of:
Note: Firefox and Safari do not support screen sharing for 720p or 1080p events.
A dedicated and wired high-speed internet connection of 4 Mbps or better (upload and download)
Note: To ensure a stable connection, disconnect from the VPN and use a wired internet connection, instead of Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi connections are prone to dips in bandwidth that can negatively impact your video connection.