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Alliance for Open Media releases first open-source video codec

Thursday 12 April 2018 | 09:30 CET | News
The Alliance for Open Media has released its first video codec, designed to deliver higher-quality video over the internet at reduced bandwidth and cost. The new AOMedia Video Codec 1.0 (AV1) specification is offered on an open-source basis and supports 4K UHD or higher online video without royalties. 

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