[FFmpeg-user] Reencoding from H.264 to H.265

Sven C. Dack sven.c.dack at sky.com
Fri Sep 2 19:28:30 EEST 2016

Hello Peter,

I was not arguing. I was stating what I was doing. Your suggestions are however 


On 02/09/16 12:29, Peter White wrote:
> 02.09.2016, 08:50, Sven C. Dack:
>  > Hello,
>  >
>  > On the subject... I've been doing just that. Transcoding H.264
>  > videos into H.265, scaling these down to 480p and reducing the
>  > bitrate to about 1mbit/s.
> Well, the size reduction is obviously due to the smaller image
> dimensions and not because the codec is so much better. I can get to
> that bitrate with plain "old" x264 at 480p and not notice any artefacts. ...

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