H.264/MPEG-AVC, H.265/MPEG-HEVC and VP9 codec comparison for live gaming video streaming

@article{Barman2017H264MPEGAVCHA,
  title={H.264/MPEG-AVC, H.265/MPEG-HEVC and VP9 codec comparison for live gaming video streaming},
  author={Nabajeet Barman and Maria G. Martini},
  journal={2017 Ninth International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX)},
  year={2017},
  pages={1-6}
}
  • Nabajeet Barman, M. Martini
  • Published 1 May 2017
  • Computer Science
  • 2017 Ninth International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX)
Gaming videos are increasingly being streamed live over the Internet, as evident by the increasing popularity of services such as Twitch.tv and YouTube-Gaming, with Twitch.tv alone consisting of approx. [] Key Result The magnitude of bitrate savings for VP9 compared to H.264/MPEG-AVC is found to be highly dependent on the content type, with H.264/MPEG-AVC resulting in higher average bitrate savings with an encoding speed four times faster than VP9.

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