We recently released some updates to TrilbyTV which offer you a new range of quality settings for your video content.
When you upload a video to TrilbyTV, we process it into a number of formats to make it suitable for viewing on the web, iPad and for playback on your TrilbyTV Player for your screens. To keep this efficient for downloading and smooth playback, we have been creating Standard Definition (SD 480p)* quality versions for your screens. Over the past few months we’ve heard from a lot of customers who have been installing large display screens, from 9-panel video
*480 refers to the number of pixels in the video from top to bottom. A
When viewing on smaller screens, the lower quality is rarely noticeable from a typical signage viewing distance, however in some cases this can be more noticeable especially when you have text-heavy content.
You can now enable your choice of video quality options in the System Dashboard for your account. By toggling the 720p, 1080p or 4K options, you will tell our systems to prepare higher quality video for playback on your signage. Once you do this, we will queue up all your content for processing so be prepared for a bit of a wait while we create these new files for you. When you turn on an option, we will give you an estimate how much storage you’ll need, so if you’re close to your limit, you may need to delete some old content to make room for the new HD versions. Or if you want to keep everything, you can purchase additional storage from us.
While we prepare your new videos, you
We’re excited to bring you this update and hope you enjoy your new HD screens!