A walkthrough of some of the features of the new HEVC video compression standard, from Vcodex (vcodex.com/h265.html). Video playback using the Osmo4 player from GPAC and HEVC stream analysis using Elecard's HEVCAnalyzer software. Find out about partitioning, prediction and mode choices in HEVC.
H.265 / HEVC was standardised in early 2013 and has the potential to deliver significantly better compression than earlier formats such as H.264/AVC.
For more information and free tutorials on video compression, visit: vcodex.com
- Iain Richardson, May 2013