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Livestream API

Build In-App Live Streaming With Ease.

Build ultra low latency live streaming for your app on our global edge network. Broadcast from your phone or RTMP and scale to millions of participants.


Key <Live Stream API/> Features Users Need

Ship livestream experiences with all the features your users expect.

Ultra Low Latency

WebRTC based livestreaming technology with a latency of less than 500ms

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Backstage Mode

Configure your stream in backstage mode and go live when you’re ready.

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Built to Scale

Scale to millions of participants on our global edge network.

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Recording Livestreams

Flexible recording templates and support for custom designs

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Broadcast alone or with your friends

Flexible user roles allow you to run a broadcast with a moderator and multiple participants.

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Publish from your phone or RTMP

Empower your Developers to Support, Build & Launch Livestreaming Faster

Our tutorials and docs enable you to add in-app livestream in a matter of days.

Easy to use

Try Demo

Don't just take our word for it—experience the power of Stream's video APIs with an interactive demo.

Easy to use

SDKs Built by Developers, for Developers.

Stream's performant SDKs for leading software frameworks and intuitive UI-kits make building in-app livestream quick and painless.

Ultra Flexible SDK Components 

For Every Use Case

Integrate Chat Messaging

Easily empower users to communicate better in real-time by seamlessly integrating chat messaging with video calling.

Security & Compliance

Host secure and compliant interactions with a video API that meets SOC2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, CCPA, GDPR regulatory standards.

Let's Discuss Your Use Case

Learn more about our custom solutions

Why Stream Livestreaming?

Build enterprise-ready livestreaming experiences customized to your unique case, without the headache of becoming an expert or spending months on development.

Security & Compliance

  • Privacy Shield Framework
  • SOC2 (coming soon)
  • ISO 27001

Available Options

  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • SSO, SAML, 2FA
  • Shared Slack Channels
  • Audit Logs
  • AI Text & Image Moderation
  • Onboarding services
  • 99.999% Uptime SLA
  • Dedicated AWS Region Stack

Start coding for free

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