HDTV Contribution Codecs

Tech Report 008

MPEG-2 has long been the reference compression system for broadcast applications. JPEG2000 and H.264/AVC are emerging in contribution systems. This report describes tests performed on these systems and gives guidance on their performance.

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Russian version of EBU Tech Report 008 [2010] - Special thanks to EBU Member RTR.