Supported Video Formats and Codecs

Video Formats

  • 3GP2 format
  • 3GP format
  • 4X Technologies format
  • a64 - video for Commodore 64
  • raw ADTS AAC
  • raw AC-3
  • ACT Voice file format
  • Artworx Data Format
  • ADTS AAC
  • CRI ADX
  • MD STUDIO audio
  • Audio IFF
  • PCM A-law format
  • 3GPP AMR file format
  • Deluxe Paint Animation
  • CRYO APC format
  • Monkey's Audio
  • ASF format
  • ASF format
  • Advanced SubStation Alpha subtitle format
  • SUN AU format
  • AVI format
  • Flash 9 (AVM2) format
  • AVS format
  • Bethesda Softworks VID format
  • Brute Force & Ignorance
  • Binary text
  • Bink
  • G.729 BIT file format
  • Discworld II BMV
  • Interplay C93
  • Apple Core Audio Format
  • raw Chinese AVS video
  • CD Graphics Format
  • Commodore CDXL video format
  • CRC testing format
  • D-Cinema audio format
  • Chronomaster DFA
  • raw Dirac
  • raw DNxHD (SMPTE VC-3)
  • Delphine Software International CIN format
  • raw DTS
  • DV video format
  • MPEG-2 PS format (DVD VOB)
  • DXA
  • Electronic Arts Multimedia Format
  • Electronic Arts cdata
  • raw E-AC-3
  • PCM 32 bit floating-point big-endian format
  • PCM 32 bit floating-point little-endian format
  • PCM 64 bit floating-point big-endian format
  • PCM 64 bit floating-point little-endian format
  • FFM (FFserver live feed) format
  • FFmpeg metadata in text format
  • Sega FILM/CPK format
  • Adobe Filmstrip
  • raw FLAC
  • FLI/FLC/FLX animation format
  • FLV format
  • framecrc testing format
  • Per-frame MD5 testing format
  • raw G.722
  • raw G.723.1
  • G.729 raw format demuxer
  • GIF Animation
  • raw GSM
  • GXF format
  • raw H.261
  • raw H.263
  • raw H.264 video format
  • Apple HTTP Live Streaming format
  • Microsoft Windows ICO
  • id Cinematic format
  • iCE Draw File
  • Interchange File Format
  • image2 sequence
  • piped image2 sequence
  • raw Ingenient MJPEG
  • Interplay MVE format
  • iPod H.264 MP4 format
  • ISMV/ISMA (Smooth Streaming) format
  • Funcom ISS format
  • A format generated by IndigoVision 8000 video server
  • On2 IVF
  • JACOsub subtitle format
  • Bitmap Brothers JV
  • LOAS/LATM
  • Libavfilter virtual input device
  • lmlm4 raw format
  • LOAS AudioSyncStream
  • VR native stream format (LXF)
  • raw MPEG-4 video format
  • Matroska file format
  • Matroska/WebM file format
  • MD5 testing format
  • Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes
  • MicroDVD subtitle format
  • raw MJPEG video
  • extract pts as timecode v2 format, as defined by mkvtoolnix
  • raw MLP
  • American Laser Games MM format
  • Yamaha SMAF
  • MOV format
  • 3g2,mj2 QuickTime/MPEG-4/Motion JPEG 2000 format
  • MPEG audio layer 2
  • MPEG audio layer 3
  • MP4 format
  • Musepack
  • Musepack SV8
  • MPEG-1 System format
  • raw MPEG-1 video
  • raw MPEG-2 video
  • MPEG-2 transport stream format
  • MPEG-2 raw transport stream format
  • raw MPEG video
  • MIME multipart JPEG format
  • MSN TCP Webcam stream
  • MTV format
  • PCM mu-law format
  • Motion Pixels MVI format
  • Material eXchange Format
  • Material eXchange Format, D-10 Mapping
  • MxPEG clip file format
  • NC camera feed format
  • Nullsoft Streaming Video
  • raw null video format
  • NUT format
  • NuppelVideo format
  • Ogg
  • Sony OpenMG audio
  • Playstation Portable PMP format
  • PSP MP4 format
  • Sony Playstation STR format
  • TechnoTrend PVA file and stream format
  • QCP format
  • REDCODE R3D format
  • raw video format
  • VC-1 test bitstream
  • RL2 format
  • RealMedia format
  • raw id RoQ format
  • RPL/ARMovie format
  • Lego Mindstorms RSO format
  • RTP output format
  • RTSP output format
  • PCM signed 16 bit big-endian format
  • PCM signed 16 bit little-endian format
  • PCM signed 24 bit big-endian format
  • PCM signed 24 bit little-endian format
  • PCM signed 32 bit big-endian format
  • PCM signed 32 bit little-endian format
  • PCM signed 8 bit format
  • SAP output format
  • SBaGen binaural beats script
  • SDL output device
  • SDP
  • segment muxer
  • raw Shorten
  • Beam Software SIFF
  • Loki SDL MJPEG
  • Smacker video
  • Sierra SOL format
  • SoX native format
  • IEC 61937 (used on S/PDIF - IEC958)
  • SubRip subtitle format
  • MPEG-2 PS format (VOB)
  • Flash format
  • THP
  • Tiertex Limited SEQ format
  • 8088flex TMV
  • raw TrueHD
  • True Audio
  • Tele-typewriter
  • Renderware TeXture Dictionary
  • PCM unsigned 16 bit big-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 16 bit little-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 24 bit big-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 24 bit little-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 32 bit big-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 32 bit little-endian format
  • PCM unsigned 8 bit format
  • raw VC-1
  • VC-1 test bitstream format
  • MPEG-1 System format (VCD)
  • Sierra VMD format
  • MPEG-2 PS format (VOB)
  • Creative Voice file format
  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) TwinVQ
  • Sony Wave64 format
  • WAV format
  • Wing Commander III movie format
  • WebM file format
  • Westwood Studios audio format
  • Westwood Studios VQA format
  • Windows Television (WTV)
  • WavPack
  • Maxis XA File Format
  • eXtended BINary text (XBIN)
  • Microsoft XMV
  • Microsoft xWMA
  • Psygnosis YOP Format
  • YUV4MPEG pipe format

Video Codecs

  • 4X Movie
  • QuickTime 8BPS video
  • Autodesk RLE
  • AMV Video
  • Deluxe Paint Animation
  • ASCII/ANSI art
  • ASUS V1
  • ASUS V2
  • Auravision AURA
  • Auravision Aura 2
  • AVS (Audio Video Standard) video
  • Bethesda VID video
  • Brute Force & Ignorance
  • Bink video
  • Binary text
  • Discworld II BMV video
  • Interplay C93
  • CamStudio
  • TechSmith Screen Capture Codec
  • Chinese AVS video (AVS1-P2, JiZhun profile)
  • CD Graphics video
  • Commodore CDXL video
  • Cinepak
  • Creative YUV (CYUV)
  • Chronomaster DFA
  • BBC Dirac VC-2
  • VC3/DNxHD
  • Delphine Software International CIN video
  • DV (Digital Video)
  • Feeble Files/ScummVM DXA
  • Dxtory
  • Electronic Arts CMV video
  • Electronic Arts Madcow Video
  • Electronic Arts TGQ video
  • Electronic Arts TGV video
  • Electronic Arts TQI Video
  • Escape 124
  • Escape 130
  • OpenEXR image
  • Flash Screen Video
  • Flash Screen Video Version 2
  • Autodesk Animator Flic video
  • Flash Video (FLV) / Sorenson Spark / Sorenson H.263
  • Fraps
  • Forward Uncompressed
  • Intel H.263
  • H.264 / AVC / MPEG-4 AVC / MPEG-4 part 10
  • id Quake II CIN video
  • iCEDraw text
  • IFF ByteRun1
  • IFF ILBM
  • Intel Indeo 2
  • Intel Indeo 3
  • Intel Indeo Video Interactive 4
  • Intel Indeo Video Interactive 5
  • Interplay MVE video
  • Bitmap Brothers JV video
  • Kega Game Video
  • Karl Morton's video codec
  • Lagarith lossless
  • libvorbis Vorbis
  • libvpx VP8
  • LOCO
  • Sony PlayStation MDEC (Motion DECoder)
  • Mimic
  • Apple MJPEG-B
  • American Laser Games MM Video
  • Motion Pixels video
  • MPEG-1 video
  • MPEG-1/2 video XvMC (X-Video Motion Compensation)
  • MPEG-4 part 2 Microsoft variant version 1
  • Microsoft RLE
  • Microsoft Video-1
  • LCL (LossLess Codec Library) MSZH
  • Mobotix MxPEG video
  • NuppelVideo/RTJPEG
  • Pictor/PC Paint
  • Apple ProRes (iCodec Pro)
  • V.Flash PTX image
  • Apple QuickDraw
  • Q-team QPEG
  • RL2 video
  • QuickTime video (RPZA)
  • RealVideo 3.0
  • RealVideo 4.0
  • Smacker video
  • QuickTime Graphics (SMC)
  • Sunplus JPEG (SP5X)
  • Sorenson Vector Quantizer 1 / Sorenson Video 1 / SVQ1
  • Sorenson Vector Quantizer 3 / Sorenson Video 3 / SVQ3
  • Theora
  • Nintendo Gamecube THP video
  • Tiertex Limited SEQ video
  • 8088flex TMV
  • Duck TrueMotion 1.0
  • Duck TrueMotion 2.0
  • VQF TwinVQ
  • Renderware TXD (TeXture Dictionary) image
  • IBM UltiMotion
  • Ut Video
  • Uncompressed 4:2:2 10-bit
  • Beam Software VB
  • VBLE Lossless Codec
  • SMPTE VC-1
  • Windows Media Video 9 Image v2
  • ATI VCR1
  • Sierra VMD video
  • VMware Screen Codec / VMware Video
  • Vorbis
  • On2 VP3
  • On2 VP5
  • On2 VP6
  • On2 VP6 (Flash version, with alpha channel)
  • On2 VP6 (Flash version)
  • On2 VP8
  • Westwood Studios VQA (Vector Quantized Animation) videoWindows Media Video 7
  • Windows Media Video 8
  • Windows Media Video 9
  • Windows Media Video 9 Image
  • Winnov WNV1
  • Wing Commander III / Xan
  • Wing Commander IV / Xxan
  • eXtended BINary text
  • Miro VideoXL
  • Psygnosis YOP Video
  • ZeroCodec Lossless Video
  • Zip Motion Blocks Video

Audio Codecs

  • 8SVX exponential
  • 8SVX fibonacci
  • Advanced Audio Coding
  • AAC LATM (Advanced Audio Codec LATM syntax)
  • ATSC A/52A (AC-3)
  • ATSC A/52A (AC-3)
  • ADPCM 4X Movie
  • SEGA CRI ADX ADPCM
  • ADPCM Creative Technology
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts Maxis CDROM XA
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts R1
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts R2
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts R3
  • ADPCM Electronic Arts XAS
  • ADPCM IMA AMV
  • ADPCM IMA CRYO APC
  • ADPCM IMA Duck DK3
  • ADPCM IMA Duck DK4
  • ADPCM IMA Electronic Arts EACS
  • ADPCM IMA Electronic Arts SEAD
  • ADPCM IMA Funcom ISS
  • ADPCM IMA QuickTime
  • ADPCM IMA Loki SDL MJPEG
  • ADPCM IMA WAV
  • ADPCM IMA Westwood
  • ADPCM Microsoft
  • ADPCM Sound Blaster Pro 2-bit
  • ADPCM Sound Blaster Pro 2.6-bit
  • ADPCM Sound Blaster Pro 4-bit
  • ADPCM Shockwave Flash
  • ADPCM Nintendo Gamecube THP
  • ADPCM CDROM XA
  • ADPCM Yamaha
  • ALAC (Apple Lossless Audio Codec)
  • MPEG-4 Audio Lossless Coding (ALS)
  • Adaptive Multi-Rate NarrowBand
  • Adaptive Multi-Rate WideBand
  • Monkey's Audio
  • Advanced SubStation Alpha subtitle
  • Atrac 1 (Adaptive TRansform Acoustic Coding)
  • Atrac 3 (Adaptive TRansform Acoustic Coding 3)
  • Bink Audio (DCT)
  • Bink Audio (RDFT)
  • Discworld II BMV audio
  • COOK
  • DCA (DTS Coherent Acoustics)
  • Delphine Software International CIN audio
  • ATSC A/52 E-AC-3
  • FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec)
  • G.722 ADPCM
  • G.726 ADPCM
  • G.729
  • GSM
  • GSM Microsoft variant
  • IMC (Intel Music Coder)
  • DPCM Interplay
  • libfaac AAC (Advanced Audio Codec)
  • OpenCORE Adaptive Multi-Rate (AMR) Narrow-Band
  • OpenCORE Adaptive Multi-Rate (AMR) Wide-Band
  • MACE (Macintosh Audio Compression/Expansion) 3:1
  • MACE (Macintosh Audio Compression/Expansion) 6:1
  • MLP (Meridian Lossless Packing)
  • MP1 (MPEG audio layer 1)
  • MP1 (MPEG audio layer 1)
  • MP2 (MPEG audio layer 2)
  • MP3 (MPEG audio layer 3)
  • ADU (Application Data Unit) MP3 (MPEG audio layer 3)
  • ADU (Application Data Unit) MP3 (MPEG audio layer 3)
  • MP3 (MPEG audio layer 3)
  • MP3onMP4
  • MP3onMP4
  • Musepack SV7
  • Musepack SV8
  • Nellymoser Asao
  • PCM A-law / G.711 A-law
  • PCM signed 16|20|24-bit big-endian for Blu-ray media
  • PCM signed 20|24-bit big-endian
  • PCM signed 20-bit little-endian planar
  • PCM 16-bit little-endian planar
  • PCM signed 8-bit planar
  • PCM Zork
  • QCELP / PureVoice
  • QDesign Music Codec 2
  • RealAudio Lossless
  • RealAudio 2.0 (28.8K)
  • SMPTE 302M
  • Shorten
  • RealAudio SIPR / ACELP.NET
  • Smacker audio
  • DPCM Sol
  • TrueHD
  • DSP Group TrueSpeech
  • True Audio (TTA)
  • VQF TwinVQ
  • Sierra VMD audio
  • Wave synthesis pseudo-codec
  • WavPack
  • Windows Media Audio Lossless
  • Windows Media Audio 9 Professional
  • Windows Media Audio 1
  • Windows Media Audio 2
  • Windows Media Audio Voice
  • Westwood Audio (SND1)
  • DPCM Xan