Track C: AV1 Benchmarks, 6 Months Post-Launch

Thu. October 18| 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM | Location: 3D10

Launched in late March 2018 by the Alliance for Open Media (AOMedia), AV1 marks a significant shift in the balance of power in online entertainment. While HEVC and VP9 offer the best compatibility across devices and platforms, the newest standard promises a much higher compression efficiency and thereby also a better user experience. How does this new codec compare to the incumbents in compression and speed? This presentation will showcase the latest performance benchmarks and key encoding techniques that make AV1 an interesting choice for the future of your video delivery.

Program: Streaming Summit

Session Topics and Tracks: OTT & Streaming Media, Streaming Summit - Track C

Registration Package: Streaming Summit


Geiger, Steve
Steve Geiger
Director, Solutions