Posts Tagged ‘video format’

Feb
18
2012

List of codecs

The following is a list of compression formats and related codecs. Audio codecs Main article: Audio codec Non-compression formats Linear Pulse Code Modulation (LPCM, generally only described as PCM) is most used format for uncompressed audio and it is also standard for Compact Disc... Read more
Feb
17
2012

Windows Media Video

        Windows Media Video (WMV) is a video compression format for several proprietary codecs developed by Microsoft. The original video format, known as WMV, was originally designed for Internet streaming applications, as a competitor to RealVideo. The other formats, such as WMV Screen and WMV Image, cater for specialized... Read more
Feb
16
2012

Multimedia container formats

      The container file is used to identify and interleave different data types. Simpler container formats can contain different types of audio formats, while more advanced container formats can support multiple audio and video streams, subtitles, chapter-information, and meta-data (tags)... Read more