[FFmpeg-user] FFMPEG H.264 video not playing on some devices

James Darnley james.darnley at gmail.com
Tue Aug 21 18:44:23 CEST 2012

On 2012-08-21 15:36, ffmpeg at jrbtechnical.com wrote:
> [libx264 @ 0x2763620] DPB size (16 frames, 13332480 bytes) > level limit
> (15 frames, 12582912 bytes)
> I am not sure if that is what is throwing things off or not.  The
> manufacture only says the following about H.264:
> H.264 (MPEG-4, Part 10)
> AAC audio supported with H.264 files
> Main or High Profile up to level 4.1
> CBR audio (vbr not supported)
> Maximum bit rate recommended is 25Mbps
> Maximum video resolution supported is 1920x1080p (progressive)
> I am meeting all the requirements they list, but of course there are other
> video options for H.264 that are not discussed.

Perhaps you should heed the warning libx264 printed because as it stands
the limitation of level 4.1 is not being met.  Have you also tried
resizing to a "standard" resolution of 720x480, 720x576, 1280x720 or

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