Applies to: All Reolink Cameras and NVRs
The video encapsulation format used by all Reolink cameras is MP4. So the video's format we download via Reolink Client or Reolink app is MP4. But when using USB disk to backup videos directly on Reolink NVR, you could choose either H.264 or MP4 video files.
Regarding the video compression format: for Reolink 8MP cameras (B800 and D800), the compression type of main-stream is H.264+and the compression type of the sub-stream is H.264. For Reolink 2MP, 4MP, and 5MP cameras, the compression type is H264.