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AVC format

(Advanced Video Coding format) The video compression techniques used in the H.264 standard, jointly developed by ISO and the ITU-T. The format is commonly designated as "H.264/AVC." See H.264, AVCHD, AVC-Intra and SVC.
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264/MPEG-4 AVC format which is suited for high quality long-time recording, and the MPEG-2 format which offers high bit rate stability as well as superior association with the current video editing environment.
The new Smithsonian Channel system will employ Motorola's SE-5100 MPEG-4 AVC HD encoders to encode video content into the MPEG-4 AVC format for distribution over satellite.
Television programming and broadcast movies are increasingly being delivered in the popular MPEG-4 AVC format which offers tremendous bandwidth advantages compared to MPEG-2, particularly for HD programming.
The free update for registered users provides a tremendous improvement to the AVC support, and anyone looking to edit or deliver content in the AVC format will find this update to be invaluable.