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What's the Video Quality Output in Quik for mobile?

by GoPro on ‎09-30-2019 07:31 PM - edited 2 weeks ago
Question
What is the video quality output from Quik for mobile?

Where does it apply?
  • Quik for mobile
  • iOS Devices
  • Android Devices

Answer

The resolution output options for video are as follows:

iOS
Resolution and bitrate of the Quik video:  
Framerate is 30 FPS or 60 FPS*
FORMATDefault1080P Activated
Cinema1280 x 720 
7 mbps 
1920 x 1080 
16 mbps 
Square640 x 640 
3 mpbs 
1080 x 1080 
9 mbps
 
Portrait720 x 1280 
7 mbps
1080 x 1920 
16 mbps

More information on iOS:

  • If your media are on iCloud, to avoid having lower resolutions photos in your Quik video in the iCloud Settings choose "Download and keep Originals" instead of "Optimize storage"
  • Facebook and YouTube compress more, however now you can activate the HD option directly in Facebook / YouTube when uploading/viewing. If you upload 1080p to Facebook, you just need to activate the HD option when viewing. it’s off by default on mobile. Facebook does not recognize our 720p export as HD.
  • You can download the original file .mov of your video directly from its Quik Link, click on the "Download" button.

*activate 1080p and 60 FPS in the SettingsThe following devices can't activate 1080p: iPhone 4/4s and iPad 2/3/4/Mini 1 

Android
Resolution and bitrate of the Quik video:  
Framerate is 30 FPS or 60 FPS
*Depending on device capabilities
FORMATDefault1080P Activated1080P Pro Quality
Cinema1280 x 720 
5.6 mbps 
1920 x 1080 
8 mbps
1920 x 1080  
22-29 mbps*
Square720 x 720    
5.6 mbps 
1080 x 1080 
 8 mbps 
 
1080 x 1080 
22-29 mbps* 
Portrait720 x 1280 
8 mbps
1080 x 1920 
15 mbps
1080 x 1920 
50 mbps


More information on Android:

  • If your media are on Google Photos to avoid having low resolution photos in your Quik video choose "Original size" in Google Photos settings
  • Facebook and YouTube compress more, however now you can activate the HD option directly in Facebook / YouTube when uploading/viewing. If you upload 1080p to Facebook, you just need to activate the HD option when viewing. it’s off by default on mobile. Facebook does not recognize our 720p export as HD.
  • You can download the original file .mp4 of your video directly from its Quik Link, click on the "Download" button.

*activate 1080p / 1080p Pro Quality and 60 FPS in the Settings.

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