What are buffered hours and streamed hours and how are they differentiated?

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What are buffered hours and streamed hours and how are they differentiated?

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Posted by Jason 3 years 3 months ago

Buffered hours are the number of hours you have been consuming content through the REST API.

Streamed hours are the number of hours you have been consuming content through the Streaming API.

They are both charged at exactly the same rate.