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My page is asking users to upload their photos and videos, but I want to limit the file size. What is a realistic size limit for short video (under 30 sec) shot on a iphone or android.

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The chart below shows the approximate size of a 30 second video on various high end video-capable mobile handsets. (Adapted from Engadget's video showdown here.)

                 iPhone 4S   iPhone 4   Galaxy S II   Nokia N8   Amaze 4G
30s movie size   97.5MB      40MB       49.25MB       32.5MB     38.25MB

Based on these stats, I'd suggest an upload limit of around 100MB.

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Perfect, Thanks –  Drai Feb 9 '12 at 17:54

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