With Google Cast you have several options for supporting various media types, codecs, and facilities:
- Video codecs: H.264 High Profile Level 4.1, 4.2 and 5, VP8
- Audio decoding: HE-AAC, LC-AAC, CELT/Opus, MP3, Vorbis
- Image formats: BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, WEBP
- Containers: MP4, WebM
- Containers: MPEG-DASH, SmoothStreaming, HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
- Level 1 DRM support: Widevine, PlayReady
See Receiver Applications for more information about developing your receiver application to support these media types.