[FFmpeg-user] Which videoc codec gives best compression for screen recording?

Tobias Rapp t.rapp at noa-audio.com
Thu Nov 13 12:52:05 CET 2014

On 13.11.2014 12:40, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Tobias Rapp writes:
>> Stream #0:0: Video: h264 (libx264) ([33][0][0][0] / 0x0021), yuv444p
> If your input is rgb and you don't care about compatibility,
> please don't use yuv444p but -vcodec libx264rgb to get higher
> output quality.

The recording doesn't need to be loss-less, I just want to make 
screen-casts to communicate GUI application issues to my colleges. To 
minimize the network upload time I searched for file size optimizations.


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