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What is Mediasoup?

Mediasoup and its client side libraries provide a super low level API. They are intended to enable different use cases and scenarios, without any constraint or assumption. Some of these use cases are: Group video chat applications, One-to-many (or few-to-many) broadcasting applications in real-time, and RTP streaming.
Mediasoup is a tool in the Web and Video Conferencing category of a tech stack.
Mediasoup is an open source tool with 6K GitHub stars and 1.1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Mediasoup's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Mediasoup?


17 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Mediasoup.

Mediasoup Integrations

Mediasoup's Features

  • Simulcast and SVC support
  • Congestion control
  • Sender and receiver bandwidth estimation with spatial/temporal layers distribution algorithm
  • SCTP support (WebRTC DataChannels and SCTP over plain UDP)
  • Extremely powerful (media worker subprocess coded in C++ on top of libuv)

Mediasoup Alternatives & Comparisons

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