x264 Video Encoder

The most popular h.264 Video Encoder

x264 powers many popular internet video services, such as YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and Hulu. It is widely used by television broadcasters and ISPs.

Low Latency

Streaming capabilities: zero-latency mode (no internal buffering), capped frame-size encoding, slice-at-a-time output, and many other critical features for a low-latency environment.

Error Resilience

Periodic Intra Refresh and interactive error resilience offer two effective ways to deal quickly with packet loss.

High Bit-Depth

x264 supports 9 and 10-bit encoding for improved compression and professional applications.

Lossless Compression

Supports h.264's Predictive Lossless compression mode.

Optimized for ARM

NEON optimizations for CPUs such as the Cortex A8, Snapdragon, and Apple A4 to A9.

Blu-Ray Authoring

Encode Blu-ray compliant video suitable for authoring.

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