Video formats Supported by Instagram
To start with, don't try and also post significant videos, whatever is downscaled to an optimum size of 1080 pixels (elevation can be anything, square or not), so uploading ultra-HD videos (or videos with a very high bitrate) is meaningless.
We transcode the video after you upload it, so it will take a bit much longer for you to upload a video data compared to it does for an image documents. That lets you see a preview of exactly what the video that we will publish will certainly appear like by clicking the video symbol/ thumbnail on the article.
Anticipate videos to take a long time longer compared to images to really post at your scheduled time as well as date. This is as a result of their family member filesize when we publish it to Instagram.
The length of time can your videos be?
Instagram limits videos to One Minute, so make sure your video is One Minute or less or it will be cropped instantly (see Instagram aid document).
How brief can your videos be?
videos have to go to the very least 3 seconds long or Instagram won't let us upload them (see Instagram help paper).
Comprehensive video specifications
Videos don't have to be to the below spec: nevertheless we recommend that if you're outputting video data especially for the function, maintain them shut!
-Composition Dimension: optimum size 1080 pixels (elevation anything, although within the same proportions as pictures).
-Framework Rate 29.96 structures per second (max 30fps, yet must be repaired, not variable).
-H. 264 codec/ MP4.
-5,500 kbps video bitrate (although Instagram might decrease this to 3,500 kbps when we upload it).
-AAC audio codec at 44.1 kHz mono (approximately 128kbps).
File size isn't really specifically restricted by Instagram, however we recommend maintaining your videos under 50MB. Schedugram has a 150MB documents size restriction when you are uploading data. For referral, a lot of 60 second videos uploaded to Schedugram are around 30MB.