In this guide, we will cover setting up your Twitch account, as well as Twitch's stream requirements! Keep on reading to kick off your first Twitch stream via Restream.
Setting up Twitch
1. Navigate to your Restream Dashboard and click the "Add destination" button.
2. Choose “Twitch” from the list of channels.
3. After you choose “Connect Twitch”, you will be redirected to log in to Twitch and an Authentication page. Here, we ask for some basic permissions to help us change the title, description, stream key, and send messages to your chat for you.
4. Choose “Authorize” from the Twitch page.
Twitch is now connected to your Restream account!
Please follow the requirements to avoid issues with the quality of the broadcast.
Codec: H.264 (x264)
Mode: Strict CBR
Keyframe Interval: 2 seconds
Maximum bitrate: 6,000kbs
Codec: AAC-LC or MP3, Stereo or Mono
Maximum bit rate: 160 kbps (AAC), 128 kbps (MP3)
Sampling frequency: any (AAC), 44.1 kHz (MP3)