This document examines the options for source formats and for encoding HDTV signals and examines how these will affect the quality the viewer sees.
Three appendices give information about codec evaluation methods. The current situation regarding copy protection is discussed.
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Russian version of EBU Tech 3328  - Special thanks to EBU Member RTR.