[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Vorbis Encoder

Oded Shimon ods15
Sun Oct 1 08:46:21 CEST 2006

On Sat, Sep 30, 2006 at 09:07:12PM -0400, Rich Felker wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 30, 2006 at 11:33:49PM +0300, Oded Shimon wrote:
> > Quality is comparable to official vorbis encoder (to my ears), at similar 
> > bitrate. bitrate and quality can be manipulated with -aq, 10 to 30 are 
> > sane values, the higher the number, the higher the bitrate/quality.
> This is highly misleading. Quality may be comparable at very high
> bitrates, but for most applications moderate to low bitrates are more
> interesting.

~110kbps doesn't sound like "very high bitrate" .. at 90kbps my encoder 
stll works well, below that quality is noticably lower.

> BTW how does speed compare?

No effort was put into optimization, but not much to optimize either. 
Seems same speed/slightly faster than oggenc.

- ods15

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