H.265/HEVC Streaming not working

RESOLVED WONTFIX

Status

()

Firefox for Android
Audio/Video
P5
normal
RESOLVED WONTFIX
10 months ago
8 months ago

People

(Reporter: lgbrowser5, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
Other
Android
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(firefox50 affected, firefox51 affected, firefox52 affected, firefox53 affected)

Details

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Attachments

(1 attachment)

(Reporter)

Description

10 months ago
Created attachment 8828185 [details]
device-2017-01-19-102855.png

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/7.0; SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; Media Center PC 6.0; .NET4.0C; .NET4.0E; InfoPath.3; CNS_UA; GWX:MANAGED; AD_LOGON=4C47452E4E4554; rv:11.0) like Gecko

Steps to reproduce:

1. Platform Version (M): NOS(7.0)
2. Firefox version (M): Firefox 50.1, Firefox Beta 51.0
3. Reproducible on LG Ref. device (M) : Yes / G5 device
4. Reproduce rate (M) : 10/10
5. Issue Reported (M) : Carrier
6. Issue Description (Wrong behavior) (M) : H.265/HEVC Streaming not working
Firefox displays the message 'No video with supported format and MIME type found'
7. Expected behavior (M) : HEVC can be played via browser
8. Steps to reproduce (M) : http://www.h265files.com/embed-h265-video.php > play Embedded h265/HEVC Video
9. Screen Capture (M) : Yes
10. MORE INFORMATION (O): AT&T did quick test on some of your devices that support HEVC codec. AT&T are working on some test cases for HEVC streaming.
It's not working on Chrome browser

Please let us know Mozilla's release plan fof H.265.
When it fixed, please share Engineering Report or Release info. for patches. 


Actual results:

H.265/HEVC Streaming not working
Firefox displays the message 'No video with supported format and MIME type 


Expected results:

HEVC can be played via browser
(Reporter)

Updated

10 months ago
Severity: normal → critical
OS: Unspecified → Android
Priority: -- → P1
Hardware: Unspecified → Other

Updated

10 months ago
Component: General → Audio/Video

Updated

10 months ago
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
status-firefox50: --- → affected
status-firefox51: --- → affected
status-firefox52: --- → affected
status-firefox53: --- → affected
Ever confirmed: true
Version: 50 Branch → Trunk

Comment 1

10 months ago
Mozilla currently has no plans to support H.265. Our focus will be on AV1.

Updated

10 months ago
Severity: critical → normal
Priority: P1 → P5

Updated

10 months ago
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 10 months ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
(In reply to Johnny Stenback  (:jst, jst@mozilla.com) from comment #1)
> Mozilla currently has no plans to support H.265. Our focus will be on AV1.

For some impressive VP9 results refer to https://www.twoorioles.com/eve-for-vp9
Some background about AV1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzPaldsmJbk#action=share
See Also: → bug 1314147
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