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Nimble Live Transcoder

Decode / transform / encode live video and audio streams in Nimble Streamer

Input spec


  • H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, NDI, MPEG2, MPEG4, VP8 and VP9 video
  • AAC, MP3, NDI, AC-3, MP2, Speex, PCM G.711 (a-law, μ-law) audio


  • RTMP pulled and published
  • RTSP pulled and announced
  • MPEG-TS via HTTP and UDP
  • SRT via all modes
  • RIST via all modes
  • New: NDI
  • Pulled HLS
  • Icecast and SHOUTcast

Excellent performance

High-efficiency add-on for Nimble Streamer

  • Low resource usage and high performance
  • libx264 encoder for H.264/AVC
  • Intel® Quick Sync acceleration
  • NVidia® NVENC hardware acceleration
  • SVT-HEVC software encoding of H.265
  • libvpx VP8/VP9 encoding
  • VA API (libVA) support for H.264 and VP8
  • FDK audio transcoder
  • Optimized decoders' collaboration
  • Pre-defined and custom FFmpeg™ filters
  • Allows building efficient filter chains

Visit documentation reference for details.

Output spec


  • H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, NDI, VP8 and VP9 video
  • AAC, MP3 and NDI audio
  • input codecs effortless pass-through


  • HLS (MPEG2TS, fMP4) playback
  • MPEG-DASH playback
  • RTMP and RTSP playback and re-publish
  • SRT streaming via all modes
  • New: NDI
  • SLDP playback
  • RIST via all modes
  • MPEG-TS via HTTP and multicast
  • Icecast playback

Drag-n-drop web UI for transcoding scenarios

Watch transcoder UI in action:

  • Apply filters without streams interruption
  • Resize or crop to create ABR resolutions
  • Create any chain of transcoding
  • Graphic overlays, picture-in-picture
  • Apply settings to multiple servers in a few clicks
  • Use any browser to setup and control

Affordable pricing

50 USD per month per 1 transcoder server license.
No licensing limits on amounts of transcoded streams.

Install Transcoder now

Available for Linux, Windows and Mac on x64 and ARM.

Documentation reference

Get further details on Live Transcoder capabilities.