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Introduction

Last updated:2022-05-26 10:02

ZEGO Live (the Express-Video SDK) helps you quickly build reliable and scalable video calling and interactive live video streaming into mobile, desktop, and web applications for a wide range of use cases such as one-on-one and group video calls, online education, entertainment live video streaming, and others.

With just four simple steps, your applications can access ZEGOCLOUD's cloud streaming platform to deliver high-quality, ultra-low-latency, and interactive video to your end-users across all platforms with the support for massive concurrency, providing the users a perfect live video experience.

For related concepts, see Glossary.

Use cases

  • Social and entertainment: Build a next-generation live social and entertainment experience by integrating live engagement in different formats, including single-host, multi-host, and cross-room co-hosting, as well as various add-ons such as face beautification, voice beautification, and virtual gifting.
  • Live shopping: Transform online shopping experience with live streaming. Deploy shoppable live streams hosted by your sales stars, product experts, and celebrities to reach and engage with your customers anywhere in the world.
  • Live game streaming: Empower gamers to broadcast their gameplay live and interact with the viewers or other game streamers. ZEGO Live has a small system resource footprint and supports mainstream game engines such as Unity3D and Cocos2D.
  • Online education: Empower gamers to broadcast their gameplay live and interact with the viewers or other game streamers. ZEGO Live has a small system resource footprint and supports mainstream game engines such as Unity3D and Cocos2D..

To help you build a call app for the scenarios you want quickly, we also provide a ZEGO Live solution that contains the Demo live app and fully open-source sample code. For more details, see ZEGO Live developer documentation.

Why ZEGO Live

Multiple live engagement formats

Create single-host, multi-host, and cross-room co-hosted live streaming sessions to meet the needs of different live engagement scenarios.

Superior audio and video quality

Stream high-quality live video with 4K definition and crystal-clear live audio with 48kHz full band audio sampling.

Rich audio and video effects

Make live streaming more fun and engaging with face beautification, voice beautification, music accompaniments, and many other audio and video effects.

Smooth communications with ultra-low latency

Deliver live audio and video streams and instant messages to users worldwide with ultra-low end-to-end latency.

Support for massive concurrency

Get access to the capability to live stream to an audience of tens of millions and all the building blocks you need to build full-featured live streaming, by integrating a single SDK.

Comprehensive streaming media processing

Build the live streaming app that suits your needs with a full array of streaming media processing features, including stream mixing, recording, snapshotting, super resolution, and more.

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