How to tune your stream for lower latency
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Go Live to start the stream:
Download OBS configuration profile link and unzip the file. This file contains a base configuration for OBS that let's you stream with low latency. Once you get started you should adjust this configuration to work for your specific use case.
Open OBS. Click the
File dropdown and select
Show Settings Folder.Don't start streaming from OBS yet!
Click on the
basic folder and then add the unziped
reactive_streaming profile to the profiles folder:
Restart OBS so the new profile can be registered. Activate the profile by selecting the
Profile dropdown menu and then select
Follow the instructions in the start a stream guide and start streaming from OBS.
You're now streaming with 1 - 2 seconds of latency! 🎉🍻
Use the low latency player playground to inspect your stream's latency
From the stream detail page, copy the
dash stream url and select the low latency player playground link:
Paste the url in the
dash stream url text box and click
Adjust the configurable parameters to dial in the lowest latency for your stream! 🚀