[FFmpeg-user] Lossless x264

dE . de.techno at gmail.com
Mon Jan 16 00:34:49 CET 2012

On 01/16/12 06:53, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> dE .<de.techno<at>  gmail.com>  writes:
>> If I specify a high bitrate in order to ensure lossless quality, the
> "high bitrate" and "lossless" are not compatible (you cannot specify a bitrate
> for lossless).
>> bitrate becomes really high even for videos at horrible quality. The
>> results -->  original is larger than encoded.
>> So my question here is -- is there anyway to get lossless, yet with good
>> sizes (i.e. I'm asking for efficiency here). mpeg4 appears to do this.
> Note that the mpeg4 ASP specification does not support lossless.
> Carl Eugen

Ok, close to lossless? Such that the end user wont see much of a difference.

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