What types of files are compatible with SyncSketch?

Learn which file formats are supported

Video

Nearly everything. We know that it’s difficult to predict what types of formats might be uploaded to SyncSketch so our goal is to accept every video format possible. So we support hundreds of codecs and formats, including the ones below. 

Supported Web Formats & Codecs

  • HEVC/H.265

  • H.264

  • MPEG-4

  • Theora

  • VP9

  • VP8

  • VP6

  • WMV

  • WebM

  • FLV

  • WMV (wmv, wma)

  • OGG (ogg, oga, ogv, ogx)

  • 3GP (3gp, 3gp2, 3g2, 3gpp, 3gpp2)

  • MP4 (mp4, m4a, m4v, f4v, f4a, m4b, m4r, f4b, mov)

  • Apple ProRes

  • (...)

Video formats we don't yet support

It’s actually probably more helpful to talk about the formats we don’t support, since that’s a manageable list. At the moment, there are only a few.

  • Apple Intermediate

  • HDV 720p60

  • Go2Meeting3 (G2M3)

  • Avid Meridien Uncompressed

Images

  • JPG
  • GIF
  • PNG
  • TIFF
  • TGA
  • EXR
  • PSD (flattened)
  • SGI
  • RGB
  • BMP
  • SVG
  • PDF
  • AI (saved as PDF compatible)

3D Models

  • OBJ
  • FBX
  • GLB
  • GLTF (as zip)
  • COLLADA

Native 3d model uploads are still in private beta for Enterprise level accounts.  If you need this please reach out to us.  Otherwise you can still use sketchfab until we launch our 3d viewer officially.


If you find something we don’t yet support, let us know – chances are we can figure out a way to make it work.