Pafy – Getting Best Video Stream of the given Video
In this article we will see how we can get best video stream of the given youtube video in pafy. Pafy is a python library to download YouTube content and retrieve metadata. Pafy object is the object which contains all the information about the given video. Best video stream is basically a video stream which is available and in highest resolution. This is best stream available for the video.
We can get the pafy object with the help of
new method, below is the command to get the pafy object for given video
video = pafy.new(url)
The video url should exist on youtube as it get the information of those videos which are present on the youtube. YouTube is an American online video-sharing platform.
In order to do this we use
getbestvideo method with the pafy object of video
Syntax : video.getbestvideo()
Argument : It takes no argument
Return : It returns YtdlStream object
Below is the implementation
Best Video Steam : video:mp4@1280x720
Best Video Steam : video:webm@1920x1080