[FFmpeg-user] h.265 crf values corresponding with h.264

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Wed Dec 15 20:48:50 EET 2021

Hi Cecil,

On Wed, Dec 15, 2021 at 19:06:36 +0100, FFmpeg user discussions wrote:
> Does YouTube has a preference for one, or the other?

For accepting, or for preseting?

If you're uploading, YouTube will accept quite a lot. ;-)

For streaming, I see most docs recommend H.264, but I understand
they also accept HEVC and VP9. VP9 is probably even slower to encode

For content delivery, YouTube prefers VP9.


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