Video on Demand (VOD) Billing Feature Is Coming Soon

Last updated: 2020-09-28 10:23:37

    Dear Tencent Cloud user,
    VOD billing feature will be available on November 13, 2020.
    VOD Billable Items:Video Storage, Video Transcoding, Video Acceleration.

    Video Storage

    Fees for VOD video storage are charged differently in Chinese Mainland and outside Chinese Mainland.

    Regions Unit Price(USD)
    Chinese mainland 0.0006 USD/GB/Day
    Outside Chinese mainland 0.0009 USD/GB/Day

    Video Transcoding

    Basic Transcoding

    Charges are made according to the duration of output files and the resolution range of video short side.

    Codec Resolution Unit Price (USD/min)
    H.264 4K (Short side ≤ 2160 px) 0.0521
    H.264 2K (Short side ≤ 1440 px) 0.0242
    H.264 FHD (Short side ≤ 1080 px 0.0121
    H.264 HD (Short side ≤ 720 px) 0.0061
    H.264 SD (Short side ≤ 480 px) 0.003
    H.265 4K (Short side ≤ 2160 px) 0.2521
    H.265 2K (Short side ≤ 1440 px) 0.126
    H.265 FHD (Short side ≤ 1080 px) 0.063
    H.265 HD (Short side ≤ 720 px) 0.0315
    H.265 SD (Short side ≤ 480 px) 0.0158
    Remuxing - 0.0028
    Audio transcoding - 0.002

    TESHD

    Charges are based on the output file duration and the resolution range of the video short side.

    Codec Resolution Unit Price (USD/min)
    H.264 4K (Short side ≤ 2160 px) 0.1721
    H.264 2K (Short side ≤ 1440 px) 0.08
    H.264 FHD(Short side ≤ 1080 px) 0.04
    H.264 HD(Short side ≤ 720 px) 0.02
    H.264 HD(Short side ≤ 480 px) 0.01
    H.265 4K (Short side ≤ 2160 px) 0.8319
    H.265 2K (Short side ≤ 1440 px) 0.416
    H.265 FHD(Short side ≤ 1080 px) 0.208
    H.265 HD(Short side ≤ 720 px) 0.104
    H.265 SD(Short side ≤ 480 px) 0.052

    Video Editing

    Charges are based on the codec, duration and resolution of the output file.The unit prices as per resolution is the same as those of the Video Transcoding.

    Video Acceleration

    Charges of VOD video acceleration differ in Chinese mainland and outside Chinese mainland.

    In Chinese mainland, fees are charged uniformly without discrimination for all regions. Outside Chinese mainland, there are eight billing regions determined according to locations of Tencent Cloud CDN node servers. The eight regions are Asia Pacific Region 1, Asia Pacific Region 2, Asia Pacific Region 3, Middle East, Europe, North America, South America, and Africa.

    Regions Countries and Places
    Asia Pacific Region 1 Hong Kong (China), Macau (China), Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand
    Asia Pacific Region 2 Taiwan (China), Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia
    Asia Pacific Region 3 Philippines, India, Australia, other Asia-Pacific countries and regions
    Middle East Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Turkey
    Europe United Kingdom, Russia, Germany, Italy, Ireland, France, Netherlands, Spain
    North America United States, Canada
    South America Brazil
    Africa South Africa

    Tencent VOD traffic is billed on a daily basis with a tiered pricing. The more traffic you use on each day, the lower the billing tier. Detailed tiered unit prices are as follows:

    Traffic Tier (USD/GB) Chinese Mainland Asia Pacific Zone 1 Asia Pacific Zone 2 Asia Pacific Zone 3 Middle East Europe North America South America Africa
    0 GB - 500 GB (inclusive) 0.039 0.113 0.125 0.125 0.163 0.071 0.071 0.169 0.169
    500 GB - 2 TB (inclusive) 0.038 0.038 0.105 0.105 0.159 0.064 0.064 0.161 0.161
    2 TB - 50 TB (inclusive) 0.036 0.097 0.099 0.099 0.154 0.051 0.051 0.156 0.156
    50 TB - 100 TB (inclusive) 0.033 0.084 0.092 0.092 0.145 0.033 0.033 0.15 0.15
    100 TB 0.025 0.071 0.085 0.085 0.135 0.026 0.026 0.14 0.14

    If your business volume is so large ( with storage capacity greater than 1 PB or daily traffic consumption over 10 TB) that daily billing cycle cannot meet your needs. You can contact sales to negotiate the billing modes and prices.

    Please pay attention to the changes in billing rules and your balance, and adjust your business in time.

    If you have any questions,please contact us.

    2020-09-28
    Tencent Cloud

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