Metadata & Assets

Required: Upload assets and enter metadata for each app store.

Before submitting an app to any platform (your Channels), you must upload your app’s metadata and some assets. This allows your audience to find your app, and also get a sneak peek before download!

 

In this article:

  • How to Upload Your App's Information
  • Mobile Metadata & Assets
  • OTT Metadata & Assets

How to Upload

  1. Navigate to Content, Channels, and then Channel Setup in the MAZ Dashboard.

  2. Select the Channel to which you'd like to upload assets via the top right dropdown.

 

Now, add your app's metadata and assets!

Below, find the requirements for each platform, for both mobile and OTT.

 

Mobile

iOS App Store

Mobile App Icon (An app icon is a unique image added for every mobile application, and the first users see when they find an app on the Apple App Store): 1024 x 1024 px, square with corners, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

 

Metadata: App Store Name, Description, Primary Category, Secondary Category, Keywords, Copyright, Content Rating, Developers Website, and Release Notes.

 

Screenshots

 

iPad Pro screenshots*: 2048 x 2732 px, 2732 x 2048 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

 
iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR screenshots*: 1242 x 2688 px, 2688 x 1242 px, 72 dpi, PNG

 

iPhone 8+ screenshots*: 2208 x 1242 px, 1242 x 2208 px, 72 dpi, PNG

 

Apple Watch screenshots*: 312x 390 px, 72 dpi, PNG

*Upload up to (5) screenshots for each.


Important: Screenshots for iOS must include the app interface, including the navigation.

 

Google Play (Android)

Metadata: App Store Name, Description, Short Description, Promo Video URL, Developers Website, and Release Notes

 

Amazon App Store (Android)

Metadata: App Store Name, Description, Short Description, Developers Website, and Release Notes

 

Android Mobile Assets (Google Play & Amazon) 

Google Play screenshots (min of 2, max of 8): 320 x 480 px or 480 x 320 px, 480 x 800 px or 800 x 480 px, 480 x 854 px or 854 x 480 px, 1280 x 720 px or 720 x 1280 px, 1280 x 800 px or 800 x 1280 px, 72 dpi, no rounded corners, no reflection, PNG

 

Google Play Feature Graphic (This graphic will display like a banner on your app store listing in the Google Play store. The graphic sits atop the page, behind your app icon): 1024 x 500 px, 72 dpi, no rounded corners, no reflection, PNG

 

Notification Icon (This icon will show up next to push notifications and in the notification bar across the top of Android devices): 87 x 87 px, 72 dpi, transparent background, white, PNG

 

Amazon screenshots (min of 3, max of 10): 800 x 480 px or 480 x 800 px, 1024 x 600 px or 600 x 1024 px, 1280 x 800 px or 800 x 1280 px, 1280 x 720 px or 720 x 1280 px, 1920 x 2000 px or 2000 x 1920 px, 72 dpi, no rounded corners, no reflection, PNG

 

OTT

 

Apple TV

Metadata

  • App Store Name
  • Description
  • Primary Category
  • Secondary Category (optional)
  • Keywords
  • Copyright
  • Content Rating
  • Developers Website
  • Release Notes

Assets

  • OTT Icon Type: Simple (single image) or Layered (3 images)
  • OTT Icon: 1280 x 768 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG
  • Launch Screen: 3840 x 2160 px, 72 dpi, PNG
  • Screenshots: 1920 x 1080 px, 72 dpi, PNG, upload up to 5
  • Top Shelf Image: 4640 x 1440, 72 dpi, PNG


Android TV

Metadata

  • App Store Name
  • Description
  • Short Description
  • Promo Video URL (optional)
  • Developers Website
  • Release Notes

Assets

  • Android TV App Icon (The most important identifying asset of your app. It will represent the app on the device home screen as well as in the app store): 512 x 512 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG
  • Android TV Feature Graphic (This graphic will display like banner on your app store listing in the Google Play store. The graphic sits atop the page, behind your app icon): 1024 x 500 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG/JPG/JPEG
  • Android TV Banner (Used to represent your app in the OTT store and home screen. It's an app store requirement to display your app name in this banner): 1280 x 720 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

    **Please note that your Android TV Banners should include the exact text of your app name and should include no additional text.

  • Android TV Banner Small (Used to represent your app in the OTT store and home screen. It's an app store requirement to display your app name in this banner): 320 x 180 px, no transparency, 320 dpi, PNG
  • Screenshots (These are examples of your content that will be displayed for your app within the App Store. They can be screenshots of anything, but we recommend exciting content with beautiful images to entice downloaders): 1920 x 1080 px, 72 dpi, PNG, upload at least 3, and up to 8


Amazon Fire TV

Metadata

  • App Store Name
  • Description
  • Short Description
  • Developers Website
  • Release Notes

Assets

  • Amazon FireTV App Icon (This will be used for the app icon on the home screen as well as in the App Store. Changing App Icon will require an app update): 1280 x 720 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

  • Screenshots (These are examples of your content that will be displayed for your app within the App Store. They can be screenshots of anything, but we recommend exciting content with beautiful images to entice downloaders): 1920 x 1080 px, 72 dpi, PNG, upload at least 3, and up to 8

  • Store Background (When users scroll across your app from a browse page, the Background Image appears in the upper-right corner of a mini-detail page. When users click your app icon, the Background Image can also fill the entire background): 1920 x 1080 px, 72 dpi, no transparency, PNG


Roku

Metadata

  • App Store Name
  • Description
  • Short Description
  • Promo Video URL (optional)
  • Developers Website
  • Release Notes

Assets

  • Roku App Icon (HD) This will be used for the app icon on the home screen as well as in the App Store. Changing App Icon will require an app update: 336 x 210 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

  • Roku App Icon (SD) This will be used for the app icon on the home screen as well as in the App Store. Changing App Icon will require an app update: 248 x 140 px, no transparency, 72 dpi, PNG

  • Poster (Full HD) Treat this image as if it is your app icon. It will only be used in the Roku Channel store: 540 x 405 px, 72 dpi, PNG

  • Screenshots These are examples of your app's content that will be displayed in the App Store. They can be screenshots of anything, but we recommend exciting content with beautiful images to entice downloaders. You may upload up to five screenshots: 1920 x 1080 px, 72 dpi, PNG upload up to 5


Samsung TV

Metadata

  • App Title
  • Description
  • Primary Category
  • Rating
  • Tags
  • Seller Name
  • Support Email
  • Seller Homepage
  • Representative
  • Address
  • Phone Number

Assets

  • Logo: 1920X1080 px, File Size limit: 300 KB, Type: PNG, with Transparency
  • Background Image: 1920X1080 px, File Size limit: 300 KB, Type: PNG, JPG


 

The below image shows how the actual Icon will look once the images are processed by Samsung. Hence, it is important to choose the correct background image for your Logo.

 

  • Icon: 512X423 px, File Size limit: 300 KB, Type: PNG, JPG
  • Screenshots: At Least 1 required, upload up to 4, 1920X1080 px, File Size limit: 500 KB, Type: JPG

*You must connect to stripe if you have enabled the subscriptions or locked the feed items by IAPs in your app.

 

LG TV

Metadata

  • App Title
  • Description
  • Primary Category
  • Secondary Category
  • Rating
  • Tags

Assets

  • App Icon: 400X400 px, File Size limit: 5 MB, Type: PNG, JPG

 

  • Primary Screenshot: 1920X1080 px/ 1280X720 px, File Size limit: 5 MB, Type: PNG, JPG
  • Secondary Screenshot: At Least 2 required, upload upto 5, 1920X1080 px/ 1280X720 px, File Size limit: 5 MB, Type: PNG, JPG
  • Launcher Background: 1920X1080 px, File Size limit: 10 MB, Type: PNG, JPG


Below are the guild lines provided by LG for Launcher Background Image.

 

  • Splash Screen Background: 1920X1080 px, File Size limit: 10 MB, Type: PNG, JPG


Below are the guild lines provided by LG for Splash Screen Background Image.

 

 

*You must connect to stripe if you have enabled the subscriptions or locked the feed items by IAPs in your app.

 

Let’s do it!

 

NOTE: Don't forget to add your app's launch screen asset. These assets will appear across all platforms and within the app.

 

Navigate to App Creator > Design > Launch Screen: 

 

Mobile

 

OTT

 

Add the metadata and uploading the assets above is essential before submitting your app for approval across platforms.