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VITEC Announces Highest HEVC Quality

Read more about VITEC's HEVC quality, second-generation technology that sets industry standards, delivers unmatched video quality, bandwidth consumption and affordability - HEVC Gen2 Encoding Core White Paper.

VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced its second-generation HEVC codec (GEN2). Powering the company’s field-proven MGW Ace Encoder — the first portable HEVC hardware-based encoder — this new codec sets industry standards in quality, ahead of the competition in HEVC codec efficiency by 20 percent. When paired with MGW Ace Decoder, it becomes an end-to-end 4:2:2 10-bit HEVC encode/decode streaming solution that supports the most demanding and diverse video streaming use cases.