VITEC Releases World’s Fastest HD H.264 IP Streaming Codec

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Redefining Low-Latency IPTV Streaming, VITEC’s MGW Sprint appliance encodes and decodes 1080p HD content enabling IP video delivery with no visible delay - matching the performance of uncompressed video.

Paris, France , September, 13, 2013 – <link home>VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video solutions, announces the official release of its new portable encoding/decoding appliance - MGW Sprint.  The MGW Sprint is now available through VITEC’s worldwide network of resellers and integration partners and will be demonstrated live, with its revolutionary TurboVideo2™ technology for ultra low-latency delivery of HD H.264 IP video at <link http: page.cfm link="478">IBC 2013 (Hall 7 #J31).

The  <link products streaming-delivery portable-appliances product show mgw-sprint>MGW Sprint Encoder and <link products streaming-delivery portable-appliances product show mgw-sprint>MGW Sprint Decoder, are a set of portable appliances with HDMI, DVI and HD-SDI inputs and outputs that stream unicast and multicast 4:2:2 and 4:2:0 video with an end-to-end delay of under 1 video frame. The compact units feature no moving parts, making it 100% silent, and produce superb picture quality over IP.

“We are very excited to release MGW Sprint featuring the TurboVideo2™ sub one-frame delay codec” said Philippe WETZEL, founder and CEO of VITEC. “VITEC is focused on developing innovative technologies that enable our customers to get better and faster digital video over IP. The MGW Sprint sets the bar to new heights with the World’s Fastest HD streaming codec to get better and faster digital video.


Since 1988, VITEC has been a worldwide leading provider of powerful digital video products supporting end-to-end media solutions for Broadcast, Corporate, Education, Government, Hospitality, Industrial, Medical, and Military. By integrating world famous brands including Optibase, Focus, Proxsys, Stradis, Extensor, and Sylon, VITEC now controls the complete video chain with professional-grade products for acquisition, encoding, management, and delivery. All company/product names herein may be (registered) trademarks of their respective owners.<link http:>