Supported video and audio codecs

The following table shows the video and audio decoders supported by OpenTV Player on each platform.

For more information about all the features supported by the OpenTV Player, see the Features reference.

Platform Video Codec Audio Codec Audio/Video Container Encryption
iOS H.264h.264Standard for recording, compressing, and distributing video content. The format supports resolutions up to 4096 x 2304, including 4K UHD.1. AAC-LCLow Complexity Advanced Audio CodingAudio coding format, optimised for low bit-rate applications, such as streaming audio., HE-AACHigh Efficiency Advanced Audio CodingAudio coding format, designed to enhance the efficiency of audio compression. MPEG2-TSMPEG2 Transport StreamStandard digital container for video, audio and Program and System Information Protocol (PSIP) data. AES 128 CBCAES 128 CBCCipher suite used to encrypt the message stream.
Android H.2642 AAC-LC, HE-AAC MPEG2-TS AES 128 CBC
Windows H.264 AAC-LC, HE-AAC MPEG2-TS AES 128 CBC
OSX H.264 AAC-LC, HE-AAC MPEG2-TS AES 128 CBC
  • 1.Profiles depend on supported target devices.
  • 2.Android specifications limit H.264 profile to Baseline 3.0.