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Etere Releases X264 Encoder

Fri 25, 11 2022

Etere launches x264 in preparation for the release of Etere33 in January 2023. x264 is an established open-source software encoder for H.264/AVC, for next-generation encoding capabilities.

Etere 33 will feature x264 encoding capabilities, providing users greater flexibility and higher-quality encoding for broadcast streaming and recording.

What is x264

x264 is an open-source library developed by VideoLAN to allow video streams to be encoded into the MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format.

Key Capabilities of x264 include

  • Adaptive quantization in two modes using VAQ. The second mode adapts the strength per frame for an improved quality
  • Psychovisual rate-distortion optimization
  • Macroblock-tree rate control, which controls the quality by tracking how often parts of the frame are used for predicting future frames

For more information, please visit our website at www.etere.com or get in touch with us at info@etere.com

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