Supported File Formats

Below is a comprehensive list of file formats and file properties that Ooyala Flex supports.

Media File Formats

Table 1.
Abbreviation Full Name
3GPP 3GPP MP4 File Format
3GPP2 3GPP2 MP4 File Format
AIFF Audio Interchange File Format
ASF Advanced Systems Format
ASX Advanced Systems Format XML Metafile
AU Sun Audio Format
AVI Audio Video Interleave
Core Audio Apple Core Audio Format
DV Raw DV Stream
FLV Flash Video Format
Flash MP4 Flash MP4 File Format
GXF General eXchange Format
MP4 MP4 File Formats
MPEG-1 SS MPEG-1 System Stream
MPEG-2 PS MPEG-2 Program Stream
MPEG-2 TS MPEG-2 Transport Stream
MXF Material eXchange Format
Matroska Matroska Multimedia Container
Ogg Xiph.Org Foundation Ogg Format
QT SMIL Quicktime XML SMIL Metafile
Quicktime Quicktime File Format
RF64 RF64 European Broadcasting Union BWF Format
RM SMIL Real Media XML SMIL Metafile
Raw Essence Raw Video or Audio
Real Media Real Media Format
SWF Adobe Flash Small Web Format
Unrecognized Unrecognized or unsupported
WAV Waveform Audio File Format
Wave64 Sony Wave64 Format
WebM Google WebM
Windows Media Windows Media Video

Media File Codecs (Video)

Table 2.
Abbreviation Full Name
AVS Chinese AVS Video (AVS1-P2, JiZhun profile)
Cineform CineForm HD/4K/3D Intermediate
DNxHD SMPTE VC3/DNxHD
DVCPro25 PAL DVCPro 25 (PAL)
DVCPro50 DVCPro 50
DVSD/Pro25 NTSC DV Standard Definition (and DVCPro 25 NTSC)
Dirac Dirac video
DivX DivX MPEG-4 Video
FLV (Spark) Spark Codec
Flash Screen Flash Screen
Google VP8 Google VP8
H.263 ITU H.263 Video
H.264 H.264, MPEG-4 Part 10, or AVC
JPEG 2000 JPEG 2000
MJPEG A Motion JPEG A
MJPEG B Motion JPEG B
MPEG-1 Video MPEG-1 Video
MPEG-2 Video MPEG-2 Video
MPEG-4 Video MPEG-4 Video
On2 VP3 On2 VP3
On2 VP5 On2 VP5
On2 VP6 On2 VP6
On2 VP6 Alpha On2 VP6 alpha channel
On2 VP6 Scaling VP6 with scaling
Photo JPEG Photo JPEG
ProRes 422 HQ Apple ProRes 422 HQ
ProRes 422 LT Apple ProRes 422 LT
ProRes 422 Proxy Apple ProRes 422 Proxy
ProRes 422 SD Apple ProRes 422 SD
ProRes 4444 Apple ProRes 4444
QT ANIM Quicktime Animation (RLE)
Raw Video Raw Video
Real Video 5 Real Video V5
Real Video 6/7 Real Video G2/SVT V6/7

Real Video 8

Real Video V8
Real Video 9 Real Video V9
Sorenson Sorenson video
Sorenson 3 Sorenson video 3
Theora Theora video
Unrecognized Unrecognized or unsupported
VC1 SMPTE VC1
WMV 7 Windows Media Video V7
WMV 8 Windows Media Video V8
WMV 9 Windows Media Video V9
XviD XviD MPEG-4 Video

Media Codecs (Audio)

Table 3.
Abbreviation Full Name
AAC MPEG-4 Advanced Audio Coding
ALAC Apple Lossless Audio
AMR NB Adaptive Multi-Rate (AMR) Narrow-Band
AMR WB Adaptive Multi-Rate (AMR) Wide-Band
ATRAC3 Real Audio Sony ATRAC3 V8
DTS CA DTS (Coherent Acoustics)
Dolby AC-3 Dolby AC-3 (ATSC A/52A)
Dolby E-AC-3 Dolby E-AC-3 (ATSC A/52B)
FLAC Free Lossless Audio Codec
Flash IMA ADPCM Flash IMA ADPCM
GSM GSM Speech Codec
MP3 MPEG-1/2 Layer 3 Audio
MPEG-1 Audio MPEG-1 Layer 1 Audio
MPEG-2 Audio MPEG-1/2 Layer 2 Audio
MS IMA ADPCM Microsoft IMA ADPCM
Nelly Moser Nelly Moser
Nelly Moser 8k Nelly Moser 8kHz Mono
PCM (Blu-ray) Blu-ray Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (DCinema) Digital Cinema Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (DVD) DVD Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (FBE) Floating Point Big Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (FLE) Floating Point Little Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (SBE) Signed Big Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM(SLE) Signed Little Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (UBE) Unsigned Big Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (ULE) Unsigned Little Endian Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (a-Law) a-Law Logarithmic Pulse Code Modulation Audio
PCM (U-Law) u-Law Logarithmic Pulse Code Modulation Audio
QCELP QCELP - Qualcomm PureVoice
QDesign QDesign Music Codec 2
QT IMA ADPCM Quicktime IMA ADPCM
RA14.4 Early Real Audio 14.4kbps
RA 28.8 Early Real Audio 28.8kbps
Real Audio 4/5 Real Audio Sipro Lab Telecom ACELP-NET V4/5
Real Audio 6 Real Audio G2/Cook V6
Speex Speex CELP Speech Codec

Unrecognized

Unrecognized or unsupported
Vorbis Vorbis audio
WMA 7 Windows Media Audio V7
WMA 8/9 Windows Media Audio V8/V9
WMA 9 Lossless Windows Media Audio V9 Lossless
WMA 9 Pro Windows Media Audio V9 Pro
WMA 9 Voice Windows Media Audio V9 Voice

Standards

Table 4.
Abbreviation Full Name
16CIF 16Common Intermediate Format
4CIF/4SIF(625) 4Common Intermediate Format/4Source Input Format(625)
4SIF(525) 4Souce Input Format (525)
Academy 2K (24fps) Academy 2K (1828 x 1332 24Frames Per Second).
Academy 2K (48fps) Academy 2K (1828 x 1332 48Frames Per Second).
Academy 4K Academy 4K (3656 x 2664)
CIF/SIF(625) Common Intermediate Format/Source Image Format(625)
DCI 2K (1080 24fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2K Flat (1998 x 1080 24Frames Per Second)
DCI 2K (1080 48fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k Flat (1998 x 1080 48Frames Per Second)
DCI 2K (858 24fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k Scope (2048 x 858 24Frames Per Second)
DCI 2K (858 48fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k Scope (2048 x 858 48Frames Per Second)
DCI 2K (Max 24fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k Max( 2048 x 1080 24fps)
DCI 2K (Max 48fps) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k Max ( 2048 x 1080 48fps)
DCI 2K (Max) Digital Cinema Initiative 2k (Max)
DCI 4K (1714) Digital Cinema Initiative 4k Scope (4096 x 1714 24fps)
DCI 4K (2160) Digital Cinema Initiative 4k Flat (3996 x 2160 24 fps)
DCIF Double Common Intermediate Format
Full Aperture 2K (24fps) Full Aperture 2K ( 2048 x 1556 24Frames Per Second)
Full Aperture 2K (48fps) Full Aperture 2K ( 2048 x 1556 48Frames Per Second)
Full Aperture 4K Full Aperture 4K (4096 x 3112)
NTSC 480i (704 x 480) National Television System Committee 480i (704 x 480)
NTSC 480i (720 x 480) National Television System Committee 480i (720 x 480)
NTSC 480p24 (640 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p24 (640 x 480)
NTSC 480p24 (704 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p24 (704 x 480)
NTSC 480p24 (720x480) National Television System Committee 480p24 (720 x 480)
NTSC 480p30 (640 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p30 (640 x 480)
NTSC 480p30 (704 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p30 (704 x 480)
NTSC 480p30 (720 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p30 (720 x 480)
NTSC 480p60 (640 x480) National Television System Committee 480p60 (640 x480)
NTSC 480p60 (704 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p60 (704 x 480)
NTSC 480p60 (720 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p60 (720 x 480)
NTSC 480p60 (852 x 480) National Television System Committee 480p60 (852 x 480)
NTSC D1 (720 x 486) National Television System Committee D1 (720 x 486)
Non-Standard Non-Standard
PAL 576i (704 x 576) Phase Alternating Line 576i (704 x 576)
PAL 576p25 (720x576) Phase Alternating Line 576p25 (720x576)
PAL 576p25 (704 x 576) Phase Alternating Line 576p25 (704 x 576)
PAL 576p25 (720 x 576) Phase Alternating Line 576p25 (720 x 576)
PAL 576p50 (704 x 576) Phase Alternating Line 576p50 (704 x 576)
PAL 576p50 (720 x 576) Phase Alternating Line 576p50 (720 x 576)
PAL D1 / 576i (720 x 576) Phase Alternating Line D1 / 576i (720 x 576)
QCIF Quarter Common Intermediate Format
SCIF Sub Common Intermediate Format
SIF (525) Source Input Format (525)
SMPTE-274M 1 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers-274M System 1 (1920 x 1080 / 60/1:1)
SMPTE-274M 10 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers-274M System 10 (1920 x 1080 / 24/1:1)
SMPTE-274M 11 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers-274M System 11 (1920 x 1080 / 23.98/1:1)
SMPTE-274M 2 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers-274M System 2 (1920 x 1080 / 59.94/1:1)
SMPTE- 274M 3 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 3 (1920 x 1080 / 50/1:1)
SMPTE- 274M 4 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 4 (1920 x 1080 / 60/2:1)
SMPTE- 274M 5 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 5 (1920 x 1080 / 59.94/2:1)
SMPTE- 274M 6 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 6 (1920 x 1080 / 50/2:1)
SMPTE- 274M 7 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 7 (1920 x 1080 / 30/1:1)
SMPTE- 274M 8 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 8 (1920 x 1080 / 29.97/1:1)
SMPTE- 274M 9 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 274M System 9 (1920 x 1080 25/1:1)
SMPTE- 296M 1 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 1 (1280 x 720 / 60)
SMPTE- 296M 2 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 2 (1280 x 720 / 59.94)
SMPTE- 296M 3 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 3 (1280 x 720 / 50)
SMPTE- 296M 4 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 4 (1280 x 720 /30)
SMPTE- 296M 5 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 5 (1280 x 720 / 29.97)
SMPTE- 296M 6 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 6 (1280 x 720 / 25)
SMPTE- 296M 7 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 7 (1280 x 720 / 24)
SMPTE- 296M 8 Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers- 296M System 8 (1280 x 720 / 23.98)
SQCIF Sub-Quarter Common Intermediate Format
SVCD (NTSC 23.976) Super Video Compact Disk (National Television System Committee 23.976)
SVCD (NTSC 29.97) Super Video Compact Disk (National Television System Committee 29.97)
SVCD (PAL) Super Video Compact Disk (Phase Alternating Line)
VCD (NTSC 23.976) Video Compact Disk (National Television System Committee 23.976)
VCD (NTSC 29.97) Video Compact Disk (National Television System Committee 29.97)
VCD (PAL) Video Compact Disk (Phase Alternating Line)

Pixel Formats

Table 5.
Abbreviation Extended Name
ABGR Packed ABGR 8:8:8:8 32bpp, (ABGRABGR..)
ARGB Packed ARGB 8:8:8:8 32bpp, (ARGBARGB..)
BGR4 Packed BGR 1:2:1 8bpp, (msb) 1B 2G 1R (Isb)
BGR4 _BYTE Packed BGR1:2:1 8bpp, (msb) 1B 2G 1R (Isb)
BGR8 Packed BGR 3:3:2 8bpp, (msb) 2B 3G 3R (Isb)
BGR555BE Packed BGR 5:5:5 16bpp, (msb) 1A 5B 5G 5R (Isb) Big-Endian
BGR555LE Packed BGR 5:5:5 16bpp, (msb) 1A 5B 5G 5R(Isb) Little-Endian
BGR565BE Packed BGR 5:6:5 16bpp, (msb) 5B 6G 5R (Isb) Big-Endian
BGR565LE Packed BGR 5:6:5 16bpp, (msb) 5B 6G 5R (Isb) Little-Endian
BGR24 Packed BGR 8:8:8 24bpp, (BGRBGR..)
BGRA Packed BGRA 8:8:8:8 32bpp, (BGRABGRA..)
GRAY16BE Grey 16bpp be Packed, Packed Y 16bpp Big-Endian
GRAY16LE Grey 16bpp le Packed, Packed Y 16bpp Little-Endian
Gray8 Grey 8bpp Packed
PAL8 8 bit with RGB32 Palette
RGB44412 Packed RGB 12:12:12 48bpp, (R G B & A 12 bit samples)
RGB48BE Packed RGB 16:16:16 48bpp, (16R 16G 16B) Big-Endian
RGB48LE Packed RGB 16:16:16 48bpp (16R 16G 16B Little-Endian
RGB4 Packed RGB 1:2:1 4bpp, (msb) 2R 2G 3B (Isb)
RGB4_BYTE Packed RGB 1:2:1 8bpp, (msb) 2R 3G 3B (Isb)
RGB8 Packed RGB 3:3:2 8bpp, (msb) 2R 3G 3B (Isb)
RGB24 Packed RGB 8:8:8 24bpp, ( RGBRGB..)
RGB555BE Packed BGR 5:5:5 16bpp, (msb) 1A 5R 5G 5B (Isb) Big Endian
RGB555LE Packed RGB 5:5:5 16bpp, (msb) 1A 5R 5G 5B (Isb) Little-Endian
RGB565BE Packed RGB 5:6:5 16bpp, (msb)5R 6G 5B (Isb) Big-Endian
RGB565LE Packed RGB 5:6:5 16bpp, (msb) 5R 5G 5B (Isb) Little-Endian
RGBA Packed RGBA 8:8:8:8 32bpp (RGBARGBA..)
UYVY422 Packed YUV 4:2:2 16bpp, (Cb Y0 Cr Y1)
Unrecognized Unrecognized/Unsupported Pixel Format
MONOBLACK Packed Y 1 bpp, 0 is black, 1 is white
MONOWHITE Packed Y1bpp, 0 is white, 1 is black
YUV410P Planar YUV 4:1:0 9bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 4x4 Y samples)
UYYVYY411 Packed YUV 4:1:1 12bpp, (Cb Y0 Y1 Cr Y2 Y3
YUV411P Planar YUV 4:1:1 12bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 4x1 Y samples)
YUV420P Planar YUV 4:2:0 12bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x2 Y samples)
NV12 Planar YUV 4:2:0 12bpp, (1 plane for Y and 1 for UV with interleaved samples)
YUVJ420P Planar YUV 4:2:0 12bpp, Full Range
YUVJ422P Planar YUV 4:2:2 16bpp, Full Range

YUVA420P

Planar YUV 4:2:0 20bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x2 Y & A samples)
YUVJ444P Planar YUV 4:4:4 24bpp, Full Range
YUV420PBE Planar YUV 4:2:0 24bpp, (1 Cr &Cb sample per 2x2 Y samples Big-Endian)
YUV420PLE Planar YUV 4:2:0 24bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample sample per 2x2 Y samples Little-Endian)
YUV422P Planar YUV 4:2:2 16bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x1 Y samples)
YUV42210 Planar YUV 4:2:2 20bpp, 10 bits per sample, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x1 Y samples) Little-Endian
YUV422PBE Planar YUV 4:2:2 32bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x1 Y samples, Big Endian)
YUV422PLE Planar YUV 4:2:2 32bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 2x1 Y samples Little-Endian)
YUV440P Planar YUV 4:4:0 (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x2 Y samples)
YUVJ440P Planar YUV 4:4:0 (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x2 Y samples, Full Range)
YUV444P Planar YUV 4:4:4 24bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x1 samples)
YUV444PBE Planar YUV 4:4:4 48bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x1 Y samples Big-Endian)
YUV444PLE Planar YUV 4:4:4 48bpp, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x1 Y samples Little-Endian)
YUV44412 Planar YUV 4:4:4 48bpp 12 bits per sample, (1 Cr & Cb sample per 1x1 Y & A samples) Little Endian
YUYV422 Packed YUV 4:2:2 16bpp (Y0 Cb Y1 Cr)
NV21 Planar YUV 4:2:0 12bpp, (1 plane for Y and 1 for VU with interleaved samples)

Image File Formats

Table 6.
Abbreviation Full Name
JPEG Joint Photographic Experts Group
PNG Portable Network Graphics
TIFF Tagged Image File Format
BMP Bitmap Image File Format
GIF Graphics Interchange Format
Unrecognized Unrecognized / Unsupported File Format

System Properties

Below is a comprehensive of list of Ooyala Flex's system property types.

Available Properties

The following properties are available as drop-downs:

Table 7.
Property Supports Scripting Scripting Context Explanation
System Email Template File The name of the email template file to load for use with sending emails.
System Table Pagination Default The number of results to present in paginated table views.
Creation Context The creation context to use by default when searching assets.
Search Asset Type The creation context to use by default when searching assets.
Asset Subview Order The order in which to display the sub-tabs in the asset summary view.
Metadata Definition Display Whether to display an extra tab in the object summary view showing the definition for the associated metadata definition.
Maximum Transfer Size (Kb) The maximum file size that can be uploaded via the web UI.
Typeahead Dropdown Results Size The maximum number of drop down options to show for typeahead form field types.
Definition View for All Plugins Whether to display an extra tab in the Plugin summary view showing the definition for the associated metadata definition.
Email From Address The email from address that Ooyala Flex should use when sending emails.
SMS URL Template User The templated string that can be used for defining the URL for an SMS service.
Auto-refresh Interval Time in seconds before the Ooyala Flex console section auto-refresh
Session timeout How many seconds to wait before logging a user out of the Ooyala Flex console.
Footer Text Optional text for footer in the Ooyala Flex console
Footer Alt Text Optional alt text for footer in the Ooyala Flex console
Footer URL Optional URL for footer in the Ooyala Flex console
Content Put URL FTP location for pushing content to a CDN
Content Get URL HTTP location for getting content from a CDN

Additional Properties

The following properties can be added as name-value pairs:

Table 8.
Property Supports Scripting Scripting Context Explanation
tv.nativ.mio.metadata.editor.factories List of metadata API factories to make available. Available type: FlexBaseVariableFactory (all common variable types) FlexResourceVariableFactory (resource variable types) FlexRegionVariableFactor (region variable types) Values should be made available as a comma-separated string. For example: "FlexBaseVariableFactory,FlexResourceVariableFactory,FlexRegionVariableFactory"

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