VR/360 degree video/streams is a way to add a new dimension to your video content. This feature allows broadcasters to produce an engaging and immersive video experience that is set apart from traditional linear viewing.


Video Specifications: 

Video must be pre-stitched as a 'equirectangular' 2:1 feed. Grabyo does not do 360 stitching.

Codec: H.264 High@5.0

Resolution: Up to 2160x1080 (2:1 aspect ratio)

Fps: 25

Bitrate: 8Mbps


Audio:
Codec: AAC-LC
Channels: Stereo
Sample rate: 48KHz
Bitrate: 192Kbps



How to create 360° Clips on the Trim page


  1. Trim page - we currently support 2:1 360° input. On clip creation, users can turn ON the 360° option and all the metadata will automatically be added to the clip once shared out to Facebook, You Tube or Periscope.



  2. Upload videos - user can upload the video and mark the 360° checkbox, and the metadata will be added once published.


Live streaming in 360°


Facebook:

  1. Stream live event (4 hours)
  2. Stream Continuously

Youtube:

  1. Stream live event (4 hours)
  2. Stream to a scheduled 360°-enabled event (if the scheduled event is not 360°, it will not work, example below). Here is how to create a 360° scheduled video on Youtube - https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/6396222?hl=en-GB

Periscope:

  1. Stream live - onward distribution to Twitter currently not supported.