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Difference Between Livestream Premium and Vimeo Premium

Vimeo acquired Livestream in October 2017 in an effort to improve and expand their live video offering. Below is a comparison of the Premium plans from each platform.

Feature Livestream Premium Vimeo Premium
Cost
  • $75/month billed annually
  • or $199 month-to-month
  • $75/month billed annually
Storage
  • Unlimited
  • 7TB
Video Player
  • Up to 1080p streaming
  • Livestream branded player embed
  • Supports CEA-608 and CEA-708 closed captioning (via Livestream Studio)
  • Up to 1080p streaming
  • VOD player includes 4K and HDR support
  • Embed anywhere
  • Customize colors & components
  • Customize end-screens
  • Add your logo
  • Playback speed control
  • Third-party player support
Privacy
  • Hide account from appearing Livestream search
  • Password protection
  • Domain-level privacy
  • Private link sharing
  • Private team projects
Collaboration
  • Unlimited login sessions
  • 10 team members
  • Review & approval tools
  • Unlimited reviewers
  • Version history
Distribution & marketing
  • Publish natively to Facebook, YouTube, and custom destinations via RTMP
  • Collect email addresses in the player
  • Publish natively to Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn & Twitter
  • Customizable albums
  • Embeddable playlists
  • Portfolio sites with custom domains
  • Custom cards & calls-to-action in the player
  • Collect email addresses in the player
  • Marketing software integrations
Analytics
  • Native analytics
  • Engagement & duration graphs
  • Social stats
  • Google Analytics integration
  • Stats dashboard
  • Social stats
  • Custom reports
  • Engagement & duration graphs
  • Google Analytics integration
  • Live & post-event stats

Live streaming
  • Unlimited events & viewers
  • Unlimited streaming (Live DVR saves up to last 24 hours)
  • Up to 1080p streaming
  • Live stream to multiple destinations
  • Live audience chat
  • Auto archiving
  • Studio encoding software (included free)

  • Unlimited events & viewers
  • 12 hours per event
  • Up to 1080p streaming
  • Live stream to multiple destinations
  • Live audience chat
  • Auto archiving
  • Studio encoding software (included free)

Support
  • Email support
  • Priority email
  • Live chat support while you set up and stream your event during business hours (US Eastern Time)
Earn money N/A
  • Sell your videos directly to fans worldwide
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