[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] AAC Encoder, now more optimal

Måns Rullgård mans
Fri Sep 5 17:21:27 CEST 2008

Robert Swain wrote:
> 2008/9/5 M?ns Rullg?rd <mans at mansr.com>:
>> Robert Swain wrote:
>>> Less than realtime audio encoding is... unusual. :) Still, if it was
>>> the best quality AAC encoder around, that would bring it some
>>> redemption.
>> There's certainly no harm in having the option of a slow, high-quality
>> mode.  However, a reasonably fast, decent-quality mode is essential.
> Definitely agreed. Some form of speed/quality tradeoff is always good to have.
>> A constant (or restricted) bitrate mode is probably desirable too.
> Maybe commercially but otherwise - why?

For real-time transmission over a channel with limited bitrate available,
of course.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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