SK Telecom, Pixtree to launch real-time HEVC encoder

Sunday 12 April 2015 | 00:35 CET | News
South Korean operator SK Telecom and digital multimedia services provider Pixtree have jointly developed a real time HD hardware encoder, Business Korea reports. SK Telecom says the new encoder takes 0.5 seconds from input to output during a compression of a video. The encoder uses High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) technology to compress HD video of up to 15 Gbps into 25Mbps. The product also includes a 'multi-view function' which enables multiple broadcast channels to be seen on one screen without affecting image quality, the company said. SK Telecom and Pixtree will participate in the

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of / World
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