Video API reference
Optimize and process your videos with simple URL query parameters:
Upload videos using our APIs, SDKs and dashboard, or pull external videos from your website or storage bucket(s).
Stream your videos to millions of viewers on demand, with our video-optimized CDN and on-the-fly video URL API.
Prepare videos for web playback by appending simple querystring parameters to the URL.
Use the latest technologies to boost your website's video performance, such as quality-based bitrate control (QBR).
Use Bytescale's configurable bitrate, quality, and dimension settings, combined with web-optimized formats like H.264 over HLS to significantly reduce your site's bandwidth usage.
Beautiful dashboards to reveal bandwidth and storage usage in clear and simple terms.
Bytescale is optimized for video delivery, allowing for efficient buffering, seeking, and partial playbacks.
Effortlessly stream videos to millions in seconds, with a beautiful dashboard, clear documentation & easy-to-integrate video CDN.
Transcode and stream videos to millions in seconds, with our video-optimized CDN.
Benefit from a beautiful dashboard and modern developer experience to manage your videos.
Effortlessly integregate Bytescale's video CDN into your website or app, with clear and concise instructions.
Play your videos within seconds of starting a transcode operation, with real-time video transcoding.
Resize videos with 10+ fit options, including cropping and scaling with aspect ratio preservation.
Convert almost any input video (100+ supported formats) to a web-optimized output format.
Generate video thumbnails either automatically or manually using our simple URL API.
Upload videos with POST requests, or with our SDKs, or manually via the Bytescale Dashboard.
Benefit from an easy-to-use URL API to manipulate and stream your videos in real-time.
Use a custom CNAME for your video URLs to strengthen your company's brand.
Integrate external storage: AWS S3, Cloudflare R2, DigitalOcean Spaces, Google Storage & HTTP.
Bytescale allows you to control access to your videos via your API through JWT access tokens.
Bytescale offers a Content Ingestion Network (CIN) for video upload traffic.
Invite your team to manage and monitor your organization's account.
Use Bytescale to host web-optimized videos in as little as 60 seconds.