LiveSmart Products Comparison

LiveSmart Products

Both products are video conferencing and streaming tools. They differ in terms of used technologies and the number of attendees that can be handled in a meeting.
LiveSmart Server Video is a media server component capable of receiving multiple media streams. It installation is more complex, requires better infrastructure and some administration knowledge, but can handle theoretically unlimited number of attendees in a meeting.
LiveSmart Video Chat is a light weight peer-to-peer tool, with less requirements, simple server, but can handle max 4-5 attendees in a video meeting and up to 20-30 in a broadcasting session.

LIVESMART SERVER VIDEO LIVESMART VIDEO CHAT
Attendees It is installed server side. Theoretically allows unlimited attendees. Based on peer-to-peer connections. Attendees in a video conference are limited up to five in a room. Broadcasting is up to 30-40 attendees.
Installation and requirements Requires more serious infrastructure, own domain or subdomain. More about requirements and installation tutorial can be found here. Easy and straightforward installation, can be installed together with other websites. Although it is easy to install and maintain, it has some requirements.
Live Video Demo with screen sharing, recording, file sharing, user management, whiteboard, YouTube channel streaming and file transfer Basic demo with screen sharing, snapshot, picture-in-picture and file transfer
Online scheduling Health-care solution. Schedule meetings on definite timeframe. Meeting is automatically stopped at the end and there is a timer showing the remaining time. Health-care solution.
Broadcasting and streaming Demo. Ideal for online classes. The tutor is with his camera and microphone on, while attendees are muted. They can raise a hand and request permission to talk or do video. Demo. There can be one presenter and up to 30-40 attendees.
Monetization Learn how to make money from LiveSmart Server from this article. Not yet available
Speech recognition, text to speech, translation Yes. Demo is available here Yes. Demo is available here
ChatGPT Yes No
Admission Yes Yes
File transfer Yes Yes
Recording, save on server and autostart options Yes Yes
Waiting room, where attendee can adjust video and audio settings Yes Yes
Whiteboard Yes Yes
Private rooms Yes Yes
Snapshot Yes Yes
Stream a video Yes, from YouTube and local file Yes, from a local file
User friendly URL shortener Yes Yes
Switch camera Yes Yes
Localization Yes Yes
Users and user login Yes Yes
Chat history Yes Yes
Social login No Yes
Virtual background Yes Yes
Chat engagement No Yes
Presence button Yes Yes
Integrations Integration with WoWonder,  WonderTag and Moonlight themes, PlayTube Platform and Sngine social platform. Integration with WoWonder, WonderTag theme, PlayTube Platform, DocTreat theme and LatePoint. For more info, visit this Integration guide.
Video logs No Yes
Offline form No Yes
Chrome Assistant No Yes
WordPress Plugin Yes Yes

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