The Ultimate Guide to Video Containers and Codecs
Understanding Video Containers
Video containers are digital files that hold and organize audio and video data.
Popular Video Containers
Features of Video Containers
Video containers can support different video codecs, audio codecs, and features such as subtitles and metadata.
What Are Codecs?
Codecs are software or hardware devices that encode and decode video and audio data.
Types of Codecs
- HEVC (H.265)
Lossy vs. Lossless Compression
Codecs use either lossy or lossless compression to reduce the size of video and audio files.
Choosing the Right Video Container and Codec
When selecting a video container and codec, consider factors such as file size, compatibility, and quality.
|Audio Codec Support
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