Changes between Version 11 and Version 12 of Encode/VP9


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Timestamp:
Jan 22, 2018, 11:02:08 AM (4 months ago)
Author:
slhck
Comment:

clarify availability of VP9 decoders (most browsers support it, except IE, but that doesn't support VP8 either)

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  • Encode/VP9

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    128128== Compatability ==#compatibility  
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    130 As of December 2017, some browsers do not support VP9, and more phones support hardware decoding of VP8 than VP9, so for greater support you may wish to use [[Encode/VP8|VP8]]:   
     130As of 2018, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTML5_video#Browser_support most browsers] support VP9. Many recent [http://wiki.webmproject.org/hardware/socs phones and other embedded systems] also support VP9. If for some reason VP9 is not supported on your target device, you may fall back to [[Encode/VP8|VP8]] encoding, which offers higher compatibility but lower compression efficiency / quality. 
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    132 {{{ 
    133 ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -c:v libvpx output.webm 
    134 }}} 
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    137 Also, 4:2:0 chroma sampling is more widely supported than the default 4:4:4: 
     132If your input source is using 4:2:2 or 4:4:4 chroma subsampling, some players might not be able to handle the output that libvpx produces. Use 4:2:0 chroma subsampling in such a case: 
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