Powerful & cost-effective
cloud video encoding.

Coconut provides PHP, Python, Ruby, Go, Java, NodeJS and .NET libraries
# Our mission at Coconut is to make video encoding simple
# for you developers, so you can focus on making great apps!
  "api_key" => "k-api-key",
  "vars" => {"cdn" => "s3://accesskey:secretkey@mybucket/$vid", "vid" => 1234},
  "source" => "http://mysite.com/media/video.mp4",
  "webhook" => "http://mysite.com/webhook/coconut?videoId=$vid",
  "outputs" => {
    "mp4" => "$cdn/videos/video.mp4",
    "webm" => "$cdn/videos/video.webm",
    "httpstream" => "$cdn, hls=/hls, dash+hlsfmp4=/dash, playlist_name=video",
    "jpg:300x" => "$cdn/previews/thumbs_%1d.jpg, number=3",
    "gif:150x" => "$cdn/previews/animated.gif"

Our happy customers

Robust features that let you focus on getting things done.


We scale with you

Whether you encode one or thousands videos daily.

Queue Time

< 1 second of queue time

Less than 1 second between the job request and the encoding process to start.

Video Formats

Multi-screen transcoding

iOS, Android, browsers and more supported. VP9 & HEVC available in beta. Read the doc

HTTP Live Streaming


Provide the best video quality no matter the connection (Edge, 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi). Read more

CDN Delivery

Export to any CDN

Transfer your encoded videos to Amazon S3, Azure, any FTPs and more. supported CDN

Test Environment

Free test environment

Integrating and running tests with our API is free, no matter how much time it takes.

Need support? Our core developers will assist you with your integration.

This Control Panel is your best companion.

API Request Builder

Generate customized code thanks to our intuitive interface.

Webhook Inspector

A tool to inspect and debug HTTP notifications we send without writing server-side code.

URL debugger

Having trouble converting a file? The source URL can be the cause, our URL debugger will tell you.


Monitor your encoding activity month after month and get an overview over the year.

Video Previews that ROCK.

Static thumbnails

Learn more

Animated GIF

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Video Preview Device

Thousands of happy developers & companies.

Customers that use our video encoding platform
Adam CellaryCo-founder of Unstock
It’s the 3rd project we are running on Coconut.
Integration, customer support and encoding quality are really great!
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Jogg Studio
Chris OrdalCo-founder of Jogg Studio
After looking around at available options,
Coconut was the obvious choice.
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Box Office Buz
Ronald NichollsCo-founder of Box Office Buz
The implementation resulted in far less coding
than any other encoder we have used.
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Adam Cellaryco-founder & CTO at Verly.io
This was second time I choose Coconut over other services.
Coconut just works! :)
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Atende Simples
Andre SantosCTO at Atende Simples
Coconut was a perfect solution for us.
In 3 days we were up and running.
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Distinct Marketing
Jani GyllenbergFounder of Distinct Marketing
Coconut was a no brainer: great API that saved us a ton of time, amazing support, and lighting fast processing.
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Adam CellaryFounder of Elly
Switching from Amazon Transcoder to Coconut was super easy. Thanks to well documented API, the integration only took us one evening.
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Media Prime
Marco PalermoDigital Strategist at Media Prime
Coconut has insanely accelerated our video encoding process, letting us focus on our real goal: delivering great video contents to our followers.
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Tom GreyCEO of WebCast-TV
Using Coconut has really simplified our video transcoding by leaving the technical aspect to them as well as the hardware and infrastructure required.
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Walter MooreCTO of Arreya
With Coconut encoding behind the scenes, Arreya users can now easily upload their video content from any device.
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Karaoke Smart
Manuel SolórzanoCo-founder & CTO of Karaoke Smart
It's so simple and easy to setup and run encoding. Love this product, possibly one of the best.
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Marius NettumWeb Developer at TryApt
Coconut offered fast and reliable encoding. We can highly recommend it to everyone.
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Chris OrdalCEO at Jogg
We chose Coconut because we needed a fast, reliable, and scalable media encoding option that we could easily integrate into our platform.
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Vandit PanvelkarCreative Strategist at Bonzai
It hardly took an hour to have our first encoding request to go through because APIs were very well documented.
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John RobinsCEO at Newzpoint LLC
We are delighted and would recommend Coconut to anyone.
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Santi HerreroCo-Founder and CTO at Edpuzzle
We have tried a couple of different companies but Coconut was the simplest to use from a engineering perspective.
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Nathan SkwortsowFounder of Famipix
I am impressed by the speed and quality at which videos are encoded.
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Start encoding your videos with Coconut.