CameraFi Live is an Android app for live streaming on YouTube, Twitch, and Facebook that can help streamers to broadcast high-quality videos easily with their mobile. It supports diverse camera connection and real-time video editing features.
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* Compatible Android version
– Android version 5.0 or above
– Video source: built-in Camera, USB Camera, capture cards (HDMI, SDI, CVBS)
– Audio source: Built-in Mic, UAC(USB Audio Class)
* Supported Live Streaming servers
– YouTube, Facebook, Twitch, Restream, Custom RTMP&RTSP, USTREAM, WOWZA
* Video Size
– SD(640×480), HD(1280×720), FHD(1920×1080) ~ up to UHD(4K, 3840×2160)
(Varies from platforms and smartphone models)
According to Facebook Platform Policy 19.2, CameraFi Live cannot use Facebook Live API to enable a mobile camera to live stream to Facebook.
For more information about Facebook platform policy, please refer to Facebook Platform Policy (Live API 19.2)
You can live stream to Facebook with smartphone camera using CameraFi Live and Facebook website. First, open CameraFi Live in your smartphone and tab the left menu in CameraFi Live and change server to Wowza. Then, live stream to Facebook by putting in the Server URL and Stream Key from Facebook page.
How to create Server URL and Stream Key from Facebook.
Facebook page that you want to live stream → Publishing Tools → Video Library → Live
For more information about live streaming to Facebook using smartphone camera, please refer to How to live stream to Facebook with CameraFi Live using smartphone camera
There are many kinds of USB cameras that you can use with CameraFi Live. You can use camcorder, DSLR, drone, action cam, wearable camera, microscope, webcam, endoscope etc. Here are the links of kinds of USB camera that can be used for Facebook live streaming and Facebook live streamed videos using USB cameras through CameraFi Live.
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4. Wearable Camera
When live streaming to Facebook using camcorders or cameras with HDMI output, you need to have HDMI to UVC converters which convert HDMI to UVC. One example of HDMI to UVC converter is Febon 168 and you can buy this at online CameraFi Store. If interested, click Febon 168 at online CameraFi Store.
There are Android devices and tablets that don’t support USB camera connection, so if your phone doesn’t support USB camera connection, you might not be able to use Facebook Live in CameraFi Live. If you want to find out if your phone is compatible with Facebook Live in CameraFi Live, please refer to Compatible Devices List for Facebook Live of CameraFi Live
CameraFi Live is designed to work on mobile devices running Android version 4.1.2 and above.