Developments in International Video Coding Standardization After AVC, With an Overview of Versatile Video Coding (VVC)

  title={Developments in International Video Coding Standardization After AVC, With an Overview of Versatile Video Coding (VVC)},
  author={Benjamin Bross and Jianle Chen and Jens-Rainer Ohm and Gary J. Sullivan and Ye-Kui Wang},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
In the last 17 years, since the finalization of the first version of the now-dominant H.264/Moving Picture Experts Group-4 (MPEG-4) Advanced Video Coding (AVC) standard in 2003, two major new generations of video coding standards have been developed. These include the standards known as High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) and Versatile Video Coding (VVC). HEVC was finalized in 2013, repeating the ten-year cycle time set by its predecessor and providing about 50% bit-rate reduction over AVC. The… 

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