The launch node

The launch node makes it possible to start playback of full screen video from a scene. When evaluated, the node displays the video indicated by the url parameter using the device's native video playback capabilities.

The following video format is recommended in order to guarantee playback across the range of devices supported by the platform.

  • Video: H.264 AVC Baseline Profile

  • Resolution: 640 x 480 or less

  • Audio: MPEG-4 AAC up to 160 kbps

  • Recommended maximum bitrate: 500 kbps (or lower for streaming on 3G connections)