MainConcept® HEVC Encoder SDK now offers presets for HLS in accordance with latest Apple guidelines
Aachen, Germany - October 26, 2017 - The MainConcept® HEVC SDK has received a new update, version 8.2.1, which is available for immediate licensing. The update includes easy-to-use encoding profiles for HEVC HLS, compliant with Apple's latest specifications. Adding HEVC/H.265 and creating a hybrid HLS playlist allows newer devices to benefit from improved visual quality under weak network conditions while preserving full backward compatibility with older iOS versions and devices. The MainConcept® HEVC Decoder SDK version 8.2.1 now fully supports the power of NVIDIA® GPUs for hardware accelerated decoding. Please check the Release Notes for all enhancements that are included in the update.
Also updated, you will find new benchmark data in the MainConcept Customer Portal. If you are new to MainConcept, please request your evaluation copy of the HEVC SDK with useful sample applications by clicking the button below.
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