This project deals with objective comparison of video codecs, mostly of H.264 standard.
In 2005-2006 two comparsons of video codecs were conducted by our lab. In the first comparison we compared the following codecs:
Following codecs took part in the second comparison:
Codecs were compared using PSNR - most commonly accepted objective metric. In addition, VQM and SSIM were used in the second comparison. In second comparison tho presets of codecs were evaluated: "Maximum quality" and "Balanced" (more speed oriented). Full aqnalysis and results can be found in PDF with the comparisons.