Cinepak


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Cinepak

A video compression/decompression algorithm from SuperMac Technologies, Sunnyvale, CA. It was widely used on the Macintosh and was included in Windows 95/98.
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Our biggest competition came from codecs such as Indeo and Cinepak, and from an emerging standard called MPEG-1.
Another new export options allows outputting to AVI formats, including DivX, XviD, Cinepak, and Intel Indeo.
At the other end of the scale the Cinepak codec will still work fine on many very old computers, however it suffers from relatively severe image quality problems.
Open video streaming functions must support all international and industry video format standards such as MPEG1, MPEG2, DVD, MPEG4, Indeo, Cinepak, QuickTime, and Motion-JPEG.
Driving this quality breakthrough is the new Cinepak Mobile video technology, which Kinoma is the first bring to market.
On the horribly underpowered computers of the day, Indeo and Cinepak offered 30 fps 320x240 playback, where MPEG-1 was around 8-10 fps.
avi format using any of the available codecs resident on the system, including PALDV, Div X, Cinepak and Indeo.
Gray boxes indicate that there is no specification for the function, such as Cinepak video decompression.
The content available for VideoFactory will include uncompressed AVI and QuickTime transitions, AVI Cinepak clips, and a variety of still images.
The ability to set keyframes has been around in compression projects for ages now; I did a lot of this in the Cinepak era, as that codec was prone to keyframe popping issues.
The export for web streaming feature lets users access QT Export for saving movies directly to popular web formats including QuickTime, Sorenson, AVI, Cinepak and others.
These include Cinepak, Indeo, Video 1, Softvideo, etc.