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Video Container Types & Device Support

MP4#

  • Based On: ISO Base Media File Format (MPEG-4 Part 12)
  • Specs: ISO/IEC 14496-14
  • Video Codecs: H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, H.263, VP9, AV1
  • Audio Codecs: AAC, FLAC, MP3, Opus
  • Streaming Support: DASH, HLS, via fragmented MP4
  • Fragmentation Support: Yes, via fragmented MP4
Device Native Support
☑ Chromecast1st Gen, 2nd Gen, 3rd Gen, Ultra, Google Nest Hub, Nest Hub Max
☑ MP4
☑ Roku
☑ MP4
☑ Apple TVHD, 4K
☑ MP4
☑ Fire TVStick 1st Gen, Stick Basic Edition, Stick 4K, Stick 2nd Gen, Stick Lite 1st Gen, Stick 3rd Gen
☑ MP4
Cube 1st Gen, Cube 2nd Gen
☑ MP4
TV Native Support
☑ Roku TV
☑ MP4
☑ Fire TV EditionInsignia HD, Toshiba HD, Onida HD, Onida HD/FHD (2020), AmazonBasics HD/FHD, Grundig Vision 6 HD
☑ MP4
Element 4K, Insignia 4K, Grundig Vision 7 4K, Toshiba 4K, JVC 4K, Grundig OLED 4K, Technika 4K, ok 4K, Insignia 4K UHD (2020)
☑ MP4
☑ Samsung Smart TV Premium2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ MP4
☑ Samsung Smart TV2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ MP4
☑ webOS TV1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
☑ MP4
☑ Android TV5.0+
☑ MP4
☑ PanasonicJZ2000, JZ1500, JZ1000, JZ980, JX940
☑ MP4
JX850, HZ2000, HZ1500, HZ1000, HZ980, HX940, HX900, HX800, GZ2000, GZ1500, GZ1000, GZ950, GX940, GX900, GX800
☑ MP4
FZ950, FZ800, FX750 / FX780, FX700, FX600 / FX650
☑ MP4
EZ1000, EZ950, EX750 / EX780, EX730, EX700, EX600
☑ MP4
ES500, ES400
☑ MP4
☑ PhilipsPUS7506, PUS8105, PUS7805, PUS7505, OLED754, PUS6814, PUS6704, PUS6504
☑ MP4
PUS6703
☑ MP4
PUS6503
☑ MP4
PUS6262, PUS6162
☑ MP4
☑ SonyZ9J, A90J, A80J, X95J, X90J, X85J, X80J
☑ MP4
X750H / X70, XG70, X700F / XF70
☑ MP4
WG66, WF66, RF45, X720E / XE70, WE75, WE66, RE45
☑ MP4
☑ VizioOLED 2020, P-Series Quantum X 2020, P-Series 2020, M-Series M8 2020, M-Series M7 2020, V-Series 2020, P-Series Quantum X 2019, P-Series 2019, M-Series M8 2019, M-Series M7 2019
☑ MP4
V-Series 2019
☑ MP4
D-Series 2019
☑ MP4
☑ TCL6-Series R635, 5-Series S535, 8-Series Q825, 6-Series R625, 5-Series S525
☑ MP4
S425
☑ MP4
S325
☑ MP4
DP600
☑ MP4
P6006
☑ MP4
☑ Loewebild 3, bild 4, bild 5, bild 7, bild 9
☑ MP4
bild 3 LCD
☑ MP4
bild 1
☑ MP4
Phone/Tablet Native Support
☑ iPhone5s, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, SE, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus, X, XR, XS, XS Max, 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, SE 2nd Gen, 12 mini, 12, 12 Pro, 12 Pro Max
☑ MP4
☑ iPad5th Gen, Air 2, mini 4
☑ MP4
6th Gen, 7th Gen, 8th Gen, Air 3rd Gen, Air 4th Gen, mini 5th Gen
☑ MP4
Pro 2nd Gen, Pro 3rd Gen, Pro 4th Gen, Pro 5th Gen
☑ MP4
☑ Android3.0+
☑ MP4
Browser Native Support
☑ Internet Explorer9+
☑ MP4
☑ Edge12+
☑ MP4
☑ Firefox21+
☑ MP4
☑ Chrome4+
☑ MP4
☑ Safari3.2+
☑ MP4
☑ Opera25+
☑ MP4
☑ Safari iOS3.2+
☑ MP4
☑ Android Browser4.4+
☑ MP4
☑ Opera Mobile12+
☑ MP4
☑ Chrome Android90+
☑ MP4
☑ Firefox Android87+
☑ MP4
☑ UC Browser Android12.12+
☑ MP4
☑ Samsung Internet4+
☑ MP4

WebM#

Device Native Support
☑ Chromecast1st Gen, 2nd Gen, 3rd Gen, Ultra, Google Nest Hub, Nest Hub Max
☑ WebM
☑ Roku
☑ WebM
☑ Fire TVStick 4K, Stick Lite 1st Gen
☑ WebM
Stick 3rd Gen
☑ WebM
Cube 1st Gen, Cube 2nd Gen
☑ WebM
TV Native Support
☑ Roku TV
☑ WebM
☑ Fire TV EditionInsignia HD, Toshiba HD, Onida HD, Onida HD/FHD (2020), AmazonBasics HD/FHD, Grundig Vision 6 HD
☑ WebM
Element 4K, Insignia 4K, Grundig Vision 7 4K, Toshiba 4K, JVC 4K, Grundig OLED 4K, Technika 4K, ok 4K, Insignia 4K UHD (2020)
☑ WebM
☑ Samsung Smart TV Premium2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ WebM
☑ Samsung Smart TV2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ WebM
☑ Android TV5.0+
☑ WebM
☑ PanasonicJZ2000, JZ1500, JZ1000, JZ980, JX940
☑ WebM
JX850, HZ2000, HZ1500, HZ1000, HZ980, HX940, HX900, HX800, GZ2000, GZ1500, GZ1000, GZ950, GX940, GX900, GX800
☑ WebM
FZ950, FZ800, FX750 / FX780, FX700, FX600 / FX650
☑ WebM
EZ1000, EZ950, EX750 / EX780, EX730, EX700, EX600
☑ WebM
☑ PhilipsPUS7506, PUS8105, PUS7805, PUS7505, OLED754, PUS6814, PUS6704, PUS6504
☑ WebM
PUS6703
☑ WebM
PUS6503
☑ WebM
PUS6262, PUS6162
☑ WebM
☑ SonyZ9J, A90J, A80J, X95J, X90J, X85J, X80J
☑ WebM
X750H / X70, XG70, X700F / XF70
☑ WebM
☑ VizioOLED 2020, P-Series Quantum X 2020, P-Series 2020, M-Series M8 2020, M-Series M7 2020, V-Series 2020, P-Series Quantum X 2019, P-Series 2019, M-Series M8 2019, M-Series M7 2019
☑ WebM
V-Series 2019
☑ WebM
☑ TCL6-Series R635, 5-Series S535, 8-Series Q825, 6-Series R625, 5-Series S525
☑ WebM
S425
☑ WebM
P6006
☑ WebM
Phone/Tablet Native Support
☑ Android4.0+
☑ WebM
Browser Native Support
☑ Edge79+
☑ WebM
☑ Firefox4+
☑ WebM
☑ Chrome6+
☑ WebM
☑ Safari14.1+
☑ WebM
- macOS 11.3+
☑ Opera11.5+
☑ WebM
☑ Android Browser90+
☑ WebM
☑ Opera Mobile62+
☑ WebM
☑ Chrome Android90+
☑ WebM
☑ Firefox Android87+
☑ WebM
☑ UC Browser Android12.12+
☑ WebM
☑ Samsung Internet4+
☑ WebM

MPEG-TS#

Device Native Support
☑ Chromecast1st Gen, 2nd Gen, 3rd Gen, Ultra, Google Nest Hub, Nest Hub Max
☑ TS
☑ Apple TVHD, 4K
☑ TS
☑ Fire TVStick 1st Gen, Stick Basic Edition, Stick 4K, Stick 2nd Gen, Stick Lite 1st Gen, Stick 3rd Gen
☑ TS
TV Native Support
☑ Samsung Smart TV Premium2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ TS
☑ Samsung Smart TV2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ TS
☑ webOS TV1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
☑ TS
☑ Android TV5.0+
☑ TS
Phone/Tablet Native Support
☑ iPhone5s, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, SE, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus, X, XR, XS, XS Max, 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, SE 2nd Gen, 12 mini, 12, 12 Pro, 12 Pro Max
☑ TS
☑ iPad5th Gen, Air 2, mini 4
☑ TS
6th Gen, 7th Gen, 8th Gen, Air 3rd Gen, Air 4th Gen, mini 5th Gen
☑ TS
Pro 2nd Gen, Pro 3rd Gen, Pro 4th Gen, Pro 5th Gen
☑ TS
☑ Android3.0+
☑ TS
Browser Native Support
☑ Safari6+
☑ TS
☑ Safari iOS3.2+
☑ TS
☑ Android Browser4.4+
☑ TS
☑ Opera Mobile62+
☑ TS
☑ Chrome Android90+
☑ TS
☑ UC Browser Android12.12+
☑ TS
☑ Samsung Internet4+
☑ TS

Matroska#

  • Based On: The Extensible Binary Meta Language (EBML)
  • Specs: Matroska Specifications
  • Codecs: Any - Matroska is codec agnostic
  • Streaming Support: No
  • Fragmentation Support: No
  • License: Open and free
Device Native Support
☑ Roku
☑ MKV
TV Native Support
☑ Roku TV
☑ MKV
☑ Samsung Smart TV Premium2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ MKV
☑ Samsung Smart TV2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
☑ MKV
☑ webOS TV1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
☑ MKV
☑ Android TV5.0+
☑ MKV
Phone/Tablet Native Support
☑ Android3.0+
☑ MKV

CMAF#

  • Based On: fMP4
  • Specs: CMAF Protocol
  • Codecs: Any
  • Streaming Support: DASH, HLS
  • Fragmentation Support: Yes
Device Native Support
☑ Chromecast2nd Gen, 3rd Gen, Ultra, Google Nest Hub, Nest Hub Max
☑ CMAF
☑ Roku
☑ CMAF
☑ Apple TVHD, 4K
☑ CMAF
- tvOS 10+
TV Native Support
☑ Roku TV
☑ CMAF
☑ Samsung Smart TV Premium2020, 2021
☑ CMAF
☑ Android TV7.1+
☑ CMAF
Phone/Tablet Native Support
☑ iPhone6s, 6s Plus, SE, 7, 7 Plus, 8, 8 Plus, X, XR, XS, XS Max, 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, SE 2nd Gen, 12 mini, 12, 12 Pro, 12 Pro Max
☑ CMAF
- iOS 10+
☑ iPad5th Gen, Air 2, mini 4
☑ CMAF
- iOS 10+
6th Gen, 7th Gen, 8th Gen, Air 3rd Gen, Air 4th Gen, mini 5th Gen
☑ CMAF
- iOS 10+
Pro 2nd Gen, Pro 3rd Gen, Pro 4th Gen, Pro 5th Gen
☑ CMAF
- iOS 10+
☑ Android7.1+
☑ CMAF
Browser Native Support
☑ Edge18+
☑ CMAF
- Via MSE
☑ Firefox60+
☑ CMAF
- Via MSE
☑ Chrome68+
☑ CMAF
- Via MSE
☑ Safari12.1+
☑ CMAF
Last updated on by Gabi Dobocan