peerStream Users should use OBS Studio to broadcast their streams. Please download the software from: OBS Project

Encoder Settings (Output)

If your broadcasting software allows you to configure advanced settings, the following settings are highly recommended.

  • Rate Control: CBR
  • Keyframe Interval: 2 (This setting is very important)
  • Profile: Main

To find these Settings in OBS:

  1. Click File > Settings
  2. Click on Output
  3. Switch the Output Mode to Advanced


1080p / 60FPS

Our live streaming servers do not currently support this option. In the future these settings will be achievable. We apologize for any inconveniences.

1080p / 30FPS

Output Resolution: 1920x1080
Suggested Video Bitrate: 3000-3500
FPS Value: 30

720p / 60FPS

Output Resolution: 1280x720
Suggested Video Bitrate: 2500-3500
FPS Value: 60

720p / 30FPS

Output Resolution: 1280x720
Suggested Video Bitrate: 1500-3000
FPS Value: 30


Output Resolution: 854x480
Suggested Video Bitrate: 500-2000
FPS Value: 30-60


Output Resolution: 640x360
Suggested Video Bitrate: 400-1000
FPS Value: 30

Note: Live streaming can be done with different settings than those suggested on this page. The quality may vary depending on your network connection and location.