NEW - Wowza GoCoder SDK Now Supports Streams From Wowza Streaming Cloud With Ultra Low Latency


The Wowza GoCoder SDK is a powerful app-building toolset for mobile live-streaming, accelerating the development of custom streaming applications.

The Wowza GoCoder App & SDK

  • Seamlessly integrates with Wowza Streaming Engine and Wowza Streaming Cloud
  • Enables up to 4K professional-grade streams from any Android or iOS device
  • Accelerate custom mobile streaming application development
  • Promote your brand and protect your content

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Make any iOS or Android device a professional-grade streaming camera

Easily add streaming to your mobile app with Wowza mobile SDKs for iOS and Android.

The Wowza GoCoder Advantage

Accelerated Application Deployment

Built to Build On

The Wowza GoCoder SDK is built and maintained by developers for developers, incorporating a wealth of streaming-industry and application-development knowledge.

Extensive Developer Toolset

  • Cross-platform API supporting a broad range of iOS and Android devices
  • Comprehensive SDKs for control of encoder settings
  • Developer guides providing in depth GoCoder SDK information on common tasks and topics
  • Detailed iOS and Android API reference documentation
  • GitHub repositories with sample code, projects and documentation
  • #livestreaming Slack community with developer-specific channel

Wowza GoCoder API sample Code

Wowza GoCoder Mobile Live Streaming Rig

Rich Mobile Streaming Feature Set

Device Control

  • Front and rear camera support
  • Mobile device torch/light control
  • Local on-device stream archiving
  • Preview and control of streams from Apple Watch and Android Wear devices

Encoding and Streaming

  • Connect iOS and Android devices to Wowza Streaming Engine™ software or the Wowza Streaming Cloud™ online service
  • Capture and stream live audio and video content in real time
  • Stream content over Wi-Fi, 4G, or 3G networks
  • Ultra-high definition (UHD)/4K streaming
  • Image overlay support for branding and captioning
  • Ability to capture and stream on-screen graphics from applications for live game streaming, etc.
  • Bitrate configuration to optimize streams for changing network conditions

The Wowza GoCoder Product Suite

Mobile App SDK

Perfect for...

developers and orgs building live-streaming apps or adding live streaming to existing apps. The Wowza GoCoder SDK simplifies and accelerates development of mobile streaming for iOS and Android, from capture to playback.


Get started with...

a free trial version of our GoCoder SDK for iOS or Android. When you're ready to buy, contact our sales team to purchase a production license.


Mobile App

Perfect for...

quickly and easily broadcasting a live stream from any iOS or Android mobile device.


Get started with...

a download of the free Wowza-branded app from the Apple Store or the Google Play store.




Requires iOS 8.1 
or later


Requires Android 4.4
or later

Wowza GoCoder App & SDK Product Features


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Minimum Supported iOS Configuration

iOS SDK 8.01 or later
Xcode 7 or later for debugging

iOS SDK 8.01 or later
Xcode 7 or later for debugging
iOS SDK 8.01 or later
Xcode 7 or later for debugging
Minimum Supported Android Configuration

Android SDK 4.4.2 or later
Studio 1.2.0 or later for debugging

Android SDK 4.4.2 or later
Studio 1.2.0 or later for debugging
Android SDK 4.4.2 or later
Studio 1.2.0 or later for debugging
Mobile Playback (Requires Wowza Streaming Cloud With Ultra Low Latency.)      
Image Overlay Support      
In-Device Local Stream Recording/Archiving      

Application Graphic Capture and Streaming
(e.g., game graphic live-streaming)

On-Device Recording and Viewing      
Bidirectional In-Stream Metadata and Event Capability      
Non-Wowza-Branded Interface      
iOS Platform Support      
Android Platform Support      
Front and Rear Camera Support      
Torch/Light Control      
4K UHD Support      
Auto Stream Restart      
On-Screen Help      


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Don’t Just Take Our Word For It …

“We knew live streaming and highlights would be and experience every athlete and parent would enjoy—it's only a matter of time until streaming becomes the new standard. SL Live had to be done the right way. That's why we chose to build with Wowza.”

—Jeffrey Lawson, founder & CEO, Sports Logic

“Our use of advanced streaming technology has put us at the forefront of medical innovation and technological leadership. By using Wowza GoCoder mobile encoding capabilities coupled with G9MD’s social business ecosystem and … G9MD.TV live video streaming and broadcasting platform for healthcare, we are enabling physicians worldwide to share knowledge and advance surgical techniques through mobile live video streaming."

—Justin C. Anderson, cofounder, president, and CEO, G9MD

Expert Help When You Need It

Wowza offers tons of resources to help you get started and make your streaming a success. From premium advisory services support to free resources, help is close at hand.

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Wowza offers premium technical support, including online ticket submission, chat, live event support, and advisory services.



Learn valuable tips from a library of tutorials to help you get started with the GoCoder SDK.



See all of the how-to articles and guides for the GoCoder SDK.

Tech Guide


This 19-page tech guides you step by step through five different approaches to delivering mobile live streaming.

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