Mainconcept AVC

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Compatibility

The mainconcept_avc video codec available only for cablelabs_mpegts, advanced_hls, fmp4_hls, advanced_dash, and advanced_fmp4 output formats.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<query>
    <userid><<id>></userid> <!-- required-->
    <userkey><<key>></userkey> <!-- required-->
    <action>AddMedia</action>
    <source>[SourceFile]</source> <!-- required-->
    <format> <!-- required -->
        <output>cablelabs_mpegts</output> <!-- required-->
        <video_codec>mainconcept_avc</video_codec>
        <!-- common format parameters -->
        <video_codec_parameters>
            <interlace_mode>[pure|mbaff]</interlace_mode>
            <level>[Level]</level>
            <refs>[Refs]</refs>
            <bf>[BFramesNumber]</bf>
            <search_range>[SearchRange]</search_range>
            <max_l0_active>[List0RefFrames]</max_l0_active>
            <max_l1_active>[List1RefFrames]</max_l1_active>
            <allow_override_max_l0_l1>[yes|no]</allow_override_max_l0_l1>
            <quant_pI>[ISLiceQuantization]</quant_pI>
            <quant_pP>[PSLiceQuantization]</quant_pP>
            <quant_pB>[BSLiceQuantization]</quant_pB>
            <inter_search_shape>[16x16|16x8|8x8]</inter_search_shape>
            <entropy_coding_mode>[CAVLC|CABAC]</entropy_coding_mode>
            <use_hadamard_transform>[yes|no|refs]</use_hadamard_transform>
            <video_format>[VideoFormat]</video_format>
            <num_units_in_tick>[NumUnitsInTick]</num_units_in_tick>
            <timescale>[Timescale]</timescale>
            <vbv_buffer_fullness>[InitialFullness]</vbv_buffer_fullness>
            <vbv_buffer_fullness_trg>[TargetFullness]</vbv_buffer_fullness_trg>
            <vcsd_mode>[off|idr]</vcsd_mode>
            <cpb_removal_delay>[CPBRemovalDelay]</cpb_removal_delay>
            <bit_rate_scale>[BitRateScale]</bit_rate_scale>
            <cpb_size_scale>[CPBSizeScale]</cpb_size_scale>
            <min_frame_size>[MinFrameSize]</min_frame_size>
            <max_frame_size>[MaxFrameSize]</max_frame_size>
            <hrd_maintain>[yes|no]</hrd_maintain>
            <hrd_low_delay>[yes|no]</hrd_low_delay>
            <smooth_factor>[SmoothFactor]</smooth_factor>
            <hrd_preview>[yes|no]</hrd_preview>
            <slice_arg>[SliceArg]</slice_arg>
            <b_slice_reference>[yes|no]</b_slice_reference>
            <b_slice_pyramid>[yes|no]</b_slice_pyramid>
            <cb_offset>[CbOffset]</cb_offset>
            <cr_offset>[CrOffset]</cr_offset>
            <me_subpel_mode>[full|half|quarter|quarter_pel_on_ref]</me_subpel_mode>
            <me_weighted_p_mode>[yes|no]</me_weighted_p_mode>
            <me_weighted_b_mode>[yes|no]</me_weighted_b_mode>
            <enable_fast_intra_decisions>[no|yes|slow]</enable_fast_intra_decisions>
            <enable_fast_inter_decisions>[no|yes|slow]</enable_fast_inter_decisions>
            <calc_quality>[disabled|psnr|ssim|psnr-ssim]</calc_quality>
            <min_quant>[MinQuant]</min_quant>
            <max_quant>[MaxQuant]</max_quant>
            <max_slice_size>[MaxSliceSize]</max_slice_size>
            <low_delay>[yes|no]</low_delay>
            <air_mode>[yes|no]</air_mode>
            <constrained_intra_pred>[ConstrainedIintraPprediction]</constrained_intra_pred>
            <air_split_frequency>[IntraLinesFrequency]</air_split_frequency>
            <air_qp_offset>[QPOffset]</air_qp_offset>
            <use_deblocking_filter>[yes|no]</use_deblocking_filter>
            <adaptive_deblocking>[yes|no]</adaptive_deblocking>
            <deblocking_alphaC0_offset>[DeblockingAlphaC0Offset]</deblocking_alphaC0_offset>
            <deblocking_beta_offset>[DeblockingBetaOffset]</deblocking_beta_offset>
            <stream_type>[I|I-sei|II|II-no-sei]</stream_type>
            <bit_depth_luma>[8|10]</bit_depth_luma>
            <bit_depth_chroma>[8|10]</bit_depth_chroma>
            <vui_presentation>[VUIPresentation]</vui_presentation>
            <write_au_delimiters>[yes|no]</write_au_delimiters>
            <write_seq_end_code>[VUIPresentation]</write_seq_end_code>
            <write_timestamps>[no|partial|full]</write_timestamps>
            <timestamp_offset>[TimestampOffset]</timestamp_offset>
            <drop_frame_timecode>[yes|no]</drop_frame_timecode>
            <write_single_sei_per_nalu>[yes|no]</write_single_sei_per_nalu>
            <write_seq_par_set>[idr|i-frame]</write_seq_par_set>
            <write_pic_par_set>[idr|i-frame|picture]</write_pic_par_set>
            <log2_max_poc>[Log2MaxPoc]</log2_max_poc>
            <log2_max_frame_num>[Log2MaxFrameNum]</log2_max_frame_num>
            <pic_order_cnt_type>[0|2]</pic_order_cnt_type>
            <pic_order_present_flag>[yes|no]</pic_order_present_flag>
            <fixed_frame_rate>[yes|no]</fixed_frame_rate>
            <frame_based_timing>[yes|no]</frame_based_timing>
            <frame_packing_arrangement_mode>[FramePackingArrangementMode]</frame_packing_arrangement_mode>
            <stream_creation_product_info>[none|ll|ds]</stream_creation_product_info>
            <write_pic_timing_sei>[yes|no]</write_pic_timing_sei>
            <normalize_dts>[yes|no]</normalize_dts>
            <min_idr_interval>[MinIdrInterval]</min_idr_interval>
            <adaptive_b_frames>[yes|no]</adaptive_b_frames>
            <idr_frequency>[first|every|every-second]</idr_frequency>
            <fixed_i_position>[yes|no]</fixed_i_position>
            <isolated_gops>[yes|no]</isolated_gops>
            <leading_b_frames>[yes|no]</leading_b_frames>
            <fast_multi_ref_me>[greedy|heuristic|combine]</fast_multi_ref_me>
            <fast_sub_block_me>[greedy|heuristic|combine]</fast_sub_block_me>
            <allow_out_of_pic_mvs>[yes|no]</allow_out_of_pic_mvs>
            <constrained_ref_list>[yes|no]</constrained_ref_list>
            <motion_search_pattern>[MotionSearchPattern]</motion_search_pattern>
            <chroma_me>[ChromaMe]</chroma_me>
            <enable_intra_big>[EnableIntraBig]</enable_intra_big>
            <enable_intra_8x8>[EnableIntra8x8]</enable_intra_8x8>
            <enable_intra_4x4>[EnableIntra4x4]</enable_intra_4x4>
            <enable_intra_pcm>[EnableIntraPcm]</enable_intra_pcm>
            <enable_inter_big>[EnableInterBig]</enable_inter_big>
            <enable_inter_8x8>[EnableInter8x8]</enable_inter_8x8>
            <enable_inter_4x4>[EnableInter4x4]</enable_inter_4x4>
            <enable_inter_pcm>[EnableInterPcm]</enable_inter_pcm>
            <fast_rd_optimization>[accurate|fast|combine]</fast_rd_optimization>
            <quant_mode>[0|1|2|3]</quant_mode>
            <grain_opt_strength>[yes|no]</grain_opt_strength>
            <rdo_ip_4x4>[off|fast|slow]</rdo_ip_4x4>
            <adaptive_quant_strength>[AdaptiveQuantStrength]</adaptive_quant_strength>
            <denoise_strength_y>[DenoiseStrengthY]</denoise_strength_y>
            <denoise_strength_c>[DenoiseStrengthC]</denoise_strength_c>
            <black_norm_level>[BlackNormLevel]</black_norm_level>
            <pulse_reduction>[PulseReduction]</pulse_reduction>
            <afd>[AFD]</afd>
            <chroma_format>[420|422]</chroma_format>
        </video_codec_parameters>
    </format>
</query>
{
    "query": {
        "userid": "<<id>>", // required
        "userkey": "<<id>>", // required
        "action": "AddMedia",
        "source": "[SourceFile]", // required
        "format": { // required
            "output": "cablelabs_mpegts", // required
            "video_codec": "mainconcept_avc",
            "video_codec_parameters": {
                "interlace_mode": "[pure|mbaff]",
                "level": "[Level]",
                "refs": "[Refs]",
                "bf": "[BFramesNumber]",
                "search_range": "[SearchRange]",
                "max_l0_active": "[List0RefFrames]",
                "max_l1_active": "[List1RefFrames]",
                "allow_override_max_l0_l1": "[yes|no]",
                "quant_pI": "[ISLiceQuantization]",
                "quant_pP": "[PSLiceQuantization]",
                "quant_pB": "[BSLiceQuantization]",
                "inter_search_shape": "[16x16|16x8|8x8]",
                "entropy_coding_mode": "[CAVLC|CABAC]",
                "use_hadamard_transform": "[yes|no|refs]",
                "video_format": "[VideoFormat]",
                "num_units_in_tick": "[NumUnitsInTick]",
                "timescale": "[Timescale]",
                "vbv_buffer_fullness": "[InitialFullness]",
                "vbv_buffer_fullness_trg": "[TargetFullness]",
                "vcsd_mode": "[off|idr]",
                "cpb_removal_delay": "[CPBRemovalDelay]",
                "bit_rate_scale": "[BitRateScale]",
                "cpb_size_scale": "[CPBSizeScale]",
                "min_frame_size": "[MinFrameSize]",
                "max_frame_size": "[MaxFrameSize]",
                "hrd_maintain": "[yes|no]",
                "hrd_low_delay": "[yes|no]",
                "smooth_factor": "[SmoothFactor]",
                "hrd_preview": "[yes|no]",
                "slice_arg": "[SliceArg]",
                "b_slice_reference": "[yes|no]",
                "b_slice_pyramid": "[yes|no]",
                "cb_offset": "[CbOffset]",
                "cr_offset": "[CrOffset]",
                "me_subpel_mode": "[full|half|quarter|quarter_pel_on_ref]",
                "me_weighted_p_mode": "[yes|no]",
                "me_weighted_b_mode": "[yes|no]",
                "enable_fast_intra_decisions": "[no|yes|slow]",
                "enable_fast_inter_decisions": "[no|yes|slow]",
                "calc_quality": "[disabled|psnr|ssim|psnr-ssim]",
                "min_quant": "[MinQuant]",
                "max_quant": "[MaxQuant]",
                "max_slice_size": "[MaxSliceSize]",
                "low_delay": "[yes|no]",
                "air_mode": "[yes|no]",
                "constrained_intra_pred": "[ConstrainedIintraPprediction]",
                "air_split_frequency": "[IntraLinesFrequency]",
                "air_qp_offset": "[QPOffset]",
                "use_deblocking_filter": "[yes|no]",
                "adaptive_deblocking": "[yes|no]",
                "deblocking_alphaC0_offset": "[DeblockingAlphaC0Offset]",
                "deblocking_beta_offset": "[DeblockingBetaOffset]",
                "stream_type": "[I|I-sei|II|II-no-sei]",
                "bit_depth_luma": "[8|10]",
                "bit_depth_chroma": "[8|10]",
                "vui_presentation": "[VUIPresentation]",
                "write_au_delimiters": "[yes|no]",
                "write_seq_end_code": "[VUIPresentation]",
                "write_timestamps": "[no|partial|full]",
                "timestamp_offset": "[TimestampOffset]",
                "drop_frame_timecode": "[yes|no]",
                "write_single_sei_per_nalu": "[yes|no]",
                "write_seq_par_set": "[idr|i-frame]",
                "write_pic_par_set": "[idr|i-frame|picture]",
                "log2_max_poc": "[Log2MaxPoc]",
                "log2_max_frame_num": "[Log2MaxFrameNum]",
                "pic_order_cnt_type": "[0|2]",
                "pic_order_present_flag": "[yes|no]",
                "fixed_frame_rate": "[yes|no]",
                "frame_based_timing": "[yes|no]",
                "frame_packing_arrangement_mode": "[FramePackingArrangementMode]",
                "stream_creation_product_info": "[none|ll|ds]",
                "write_pic_timing_sei": "[yes|no]",
                "normalize_dts": "[yes|no]",
                "min_idr_interval": "[MinIdrInterval]",
                "adaptive_b_frames": "[yes|no]",
                "idr_frequency": "[first|every|every-second]",
                "fixed_i_position": "[yes|no]",
                "isolated_gops": "[yes|no]",
                "leading_b_frames": "[yes|no]",
                "fast_multi_ref_me": "[greedy|heuristic|combine]",
                "fast_sub_block_me": "[greedy|heuristic|combine]",
                "allow_out_of_pic_mvs": "[yes|no]",
                "constrained_ref_list": "[yes|no]",
                "motion_search_pattern": "[MotionSearchPattern]",
                "chroma_me": "[ChromaMe]",
                "enable_intra_big": "[EnableIntraBig]",
                "enable_intra_8x8": "[EnableIntra8x8]",
                "enable_intra_4x4": "[EnableIntra4x4]",
                "enable_intra_pcm": "[EnableIntraPcm]",
                "enable_inter_big": "[EnableInterBig]",
                "enable_inter_8x8": "[EnableInter8x8]",
                "enable_inter_4x4": "[EnableInter4x4]",
                "enable_inter_pcm": "[EnableInterPcm]",
                "fast_rd_optimization": "[accurate|fast|combine]",
                "quant_mode": "[0|1|2|3]",
                "grain_opt_strength": "[yes|no]",
                "rdo_ip_4x4": "[off|fast|slow]",
                "adaptive_quant_strength": "[AdaptiveQuantStrength]",
                "denoise_strength_y": "[DenoiseStrengthY]",
                "denoise_strength_c": "[DenoiseStrengthC]",
                "black_norm_level": "[BlackNormLevel]",
                "pulse_reduction": "[PulseReduction]",
                "afd": "[AFD]",
                "chroma_format": "[420|422]"
            }
        }
    }
}
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<query>
    <userid><<id>></userid> <!-- required-->
    <userkey><<key>></userkey> <!-- required-->
    <action>AddMedia</action>
    <source>[SourceFile]</source> <!-- required-->
    <format> <!-- required -->
        <output>[advanced_hls|fmp4_hls|advanced_dash|advanced_fmp4]</output> <!-- required-->
        <destination>[DestinationURL]</destination> <!-- required-->
        <stream>
            <video_codec>mainconcept_avc</video_codec>
            <video_codec_parameters>
                <interlace_mode>[pure|mbaff]</interlace_mode>
                <level>[Level]</level>
                <refs>[Refs]</refs>
                <bf>[BFramesNumber]</bf>
                <search_range>[SearchRange]</search_range>
                <max_l0_active>[List0RefFrames]</max_l0_active>
                <max_l1_active>[List1RefFrames]</max_l1_active>
                <allow_override_max_l0_l1>[yes|no]</allow_override_max_l0_l1>
                <quant_pI>[ISLiceQuantization]</quant_pI>
                <quant_pP>[PSLiceQuantization]</quant_pP>
                <quant_pB>[BSLiceQuantization]</quant_pB>
                <inter_search_shape>[16x16|16x8|8x8]</inter_search_shape>
                <entropy_coding_mode>[CAVLC|CABAC]</entropy_coding_mode>
                <use_hadamard_transform>[yes|no|refs]</use_hadamard_transform>
                <video_format>[VideoFormat]</video_format>
                <num_units_in_tick>[NumUnitsInTick]</num_units_in_tick>
                <timescale>[Timescale]</timescale>
                <vbv_buffer_fullness>[InitialFullness]</vbv_buffer_fullness>
                <vbv_buffer_fullness_trg>[TargetFullness]</vbv_buffer_fullness_trg>
                <vcsd_mode>[off|idr]</vcsd_mode>
                <cpb_removal_delay>[CPBRemovalDelay]</cpb_removal_delay>
                <bit_rate_scale>[BitRateScale]</bit_rate_scale>
                <cpb_size_scale>[CPBSizeScale]</cpb_size_scale>
                <min_frame_size>[MinFrameSize]</min_frame_size>
                <max_frame_size>[MaxFrameSize]</max_frame_size>
                <hrd_maintain>[yes|no]</hrd_maintain>
                <hrd_low_delay>[yes|no]</hrd_low_delay>
                <smooth_factor>[SmoothFactor]</smooth_factor>
                <hrd_preview>[yes|no]</hrd_preview>
                <slice_arg>[SliceArg]</slice_arg>
                <b_slice_reference>[yes|no]</b_slice_reference>
                <b_slice_pyramid>[yes|no]</b_slice_pyramid>
                <cb_offset>[CbOffset]</cb_offset>
                <cr_offset>[CrOffset]</cr_offset>
                <me_subpel_mode>[full|half|quarter|quarter_pel_on_ref]</me_subpel_mode>
                <me_weighted_p_mode>[yes|no]</me_weighted_p_mode>
                <me_weighted_b_mode>[yes|no]</me_weighted_b_mode>
                <enable_fast_intra_decisions>[no|yes|slow]</enable_fast_intra_decisions>
                <enable_fast_inter_decisions>[no|yes|slow]</enable_fast_inter_decisions>
                <calc_quality>[disabled|psnr|ssim|psnr-ssim]</calc_quality>
                <min_quant>[MinQuant]</min_quant>
                <max_quant>[MaxQuant]</max_quant>
                <max_slice_size>[MaxSliceSize]</max_slice_size>
                <low_delay>[yes|no]</low_delay>
                <air_mode>[yes|no]</air_mode>
                <constrained_intra_pred>[ConstrainedIintraPprediction]</constrained_intra_pred>
                <air_split_frequency>[IntraLinesFrequency]</air_split_frequency>
                <air_qp_offset>[QPOffset]</air_qp_offset>
                <use_deblocking_filter>[yes|no]</use_deblocking_filter>
                <adaptive_deblocking>[yes|no]</adaptive_deblocking>
                <deblocking_alphaC0_offset>[DeblockingAlphaC0Offset]</deblocking_alphaC0_offset>
                <deblocking_beta_offset>[DeblockingBetaOffset]</deblocking_beta_offset>
                <stream_type>[I|I-sei|II|II-no-sei]</stream_type>
                <bit_depth_luma>[8|10]</bit_depth_luma>
                <bit_depth_chroma>[8|10]</bit_depth_chroma>
                <vui_presentation>[VUIPresentation]</vui_presentation>
                <write_au_delimiters>[yes|no]</write_au_delimiters>
                <write_seq_end_code>[VUIPresentation]</write_seq_end_code>
                <write_timestamps>[no|partial|full]</write_timestamps>
                <timestamp_offset>[TimestampOffset]</timestamp_offset>
                <drop_frame_timecode>[yes|no]</drop_frame_timecode>
                <write_single_sei_per_nalu>[yes|no]</write_single_sei_per_nalu>
                <write_seq_par_set>[idr|i-frame]</write_seq_par_set>
                <write_pic_par_set>[idr|i-frame|picture]</write_pic_par_set>
                <log2_max_poc>[Log2MaxPoc]</log2_max_poc>
                <log2_max_frame_num>[Log2MaxFrameNum]</log2_max_frame_num>
                <pic_order_cnt_type>[0|2]</pic_order_cnt_type>
                <pic_order_present_flag>[yes|no]</pic_order_present_flag>
                <fixed_frame_rate>[yes|no]</fixed_frame_rate>
                <frame_based_timing>[yes|no]</frame_based_timing>
                <frame_packing_arrangement_mode>[FramePackingArrangementMode]</frame_packing_arrangement_mode>
                <stream_creation_product_info>[none|ll|ds]</stream_creation_product_info>
                <write_pic_timing_sei>[yes|no]</write_pic_timing_sei>
                <normalize_dts>[yes|no]</normalize_dts>
                <min_idr_interval>[MinIdrInterval]</min_idr_interval>
                <adaptive_b_frames>[yes|no]</adaptive_b_frames>
                <idr_frequency>[first|every|every-second]</idr_frequency>
                <fixed_i_position>[yes|no]</fixed_i_position>
                <isolated_gops>[yes|no]</isolated_gops>
                <leading_b_frames>[yes|no]</leading_b_frames>
                <fast_multi_ref_me>[greedy|heuristic|combine]</fast_multi_ref_me>
                <fast_sub_block_me>[greedy|heuristic|combine]</fast_sub_block_me>
                <allow_out_of_pic_mvs>[yes|no]</allow_out_of_pic_mvs>
                <constrained_ref_list>[yes|no]</constrained_ref_list>
                <motion_search_pattern>[MotionSearchPattern]</motion_search_pattern>
                <chroma_me>[ChromaMe]</chroma_me>
                <enable_intra_big>[EnableIntraBig]</enable_intra_big>
                <enable_intra_8x8>[EnableIntra8x8]</enable_intra_8x8>
                <enable_intra_4x4>[EnableIntra4x4]</enable_intra_4x4>
                <enable_intra_pcm>[EnableIntraPcm]</enable_intra_pcm>
                <enable_inter_big>[EnableInterBig]</enable_inter_big>
                <enable_inter_8x8>[EnableInter8x8]</enable_inter_8x8>
                <enable_inter_4x4>[EnableInter4x4]</enable_inter_4x4>
                <enable_inter_pcm>[EnableInterPcm]</enable_inter_pcm>
                <fast_rd_optimization>[accurate|fast|combine]</fast_rd_optimization>
                <quant_mode>[0|1|2|3]</quant_mode>
                <grain_opt_strength>[yes|no]</grain_opt_strength>
                <rdo_ip_4x4>[off|fast|slow]</rdo_ip_4x4>
                <adaptive_quant_strength>[AdaptiveQuantStrength]</adaptive_quant_strength>
                <denoise_strength_y>[DenoiseStrengthY]</denoise_strength_y>
                <denoise_strength_c>[DenoiseStrengthC]</denoise_strength_c>
                <black_norm_level>[BlackNormLevel]</black_norm_level>
                <pulse_reduction>[PulseReduction]</pulse_reduction>
                <afd>[AFD]</afd>
                <chroma_format>[420|422]</chroma_format>
            </video_codec_parameters>
           <!-- stream params -->
        </stream>
        <stream>
           <!-- stream params -->
        </stream>
    </format>
</query>
{
    "query": {
        "userid": "<<id>>", // required
        "userkey": "<<key>>", // required
        "action": "[Action]", // required
        "source": "[SourceFile]", // required
        "format": {
            "output": "[advanced_hls|fmp4_hls|advanced_dash|advanced_fmp4]", // required
            "destination": "[DestinationURL]", // required
            "stream": [
                {
                    "video_codec": "mainconcept_avc",
                    "video_codec_parameters": {
                        "interlace_mode": "[pure|mbaff]",
                        "level": "[Level]",
                        "refs": "[Refs]",
                        "bf": "[BFramesNumber]",
                        "search_range": "[SearchRange]",
                        "max_l0_active": "[List0RefFrames]",
                        "max_l1_active": "[List1RefFrames]",
                        "allow_override_max_l0_l1": "[yes|no]",
                        "quant_pI": "[ISLiceQuantization]",
                        "quant_pP": "[PSLiceQuantization]",
                        "quant_pB": "[BSLiceQuantization]",
                        "inter_search_shape": "[16x16|16x8|8x8]",
                        "entropy_coding_mode": "[CAVLC|CABAC]",
                        "use_hadamard_transform": "[yes|no|refs]",
                        "video_format": "[VideoFormat]",
                        "num_units_in_tick": "[NumUnitsInTick]",
                        "timescale": "[Timescale]",
                        "vbv_buffer_fullness": "[InitialFullness]",
                        "vbv_buffer_fullness_trg": "[TargetFullness]",
                        "vcsd_mode": "[off|idr]",
                        "cpb_removal_delay": "[CPBRemovalDelay]",
                        "bit_rate_scale": "[BitRateScale]",
                        "cpb_size_scale": "[CPBSizeScale]",
                        "min_frame_size": "[MinFrameSize]",
                        "max_frame_size": "[MaxFrameSize]",
                        "hrd_maintain": "[yes|no]",
                        "hrd_low_delay": "[yes|no]",
                        "smooth_factor": "[SmoothFactor]",
                        "hrd_preview": "[yes|no]",
                        "slice_arg": "[SliceArg]",
                        "b_slice_reference": "[yes|no]",
                        "b_slice_pyramid": "[yes|no]",
                        "cb_offset": "[CbOffset]",
                        "cr_offset": "[CrOffset]",
                        "me_subpel_mode": "[full|half|quarter|quarter_pel_on_ref]",
                        "me_weighted_p_mode": "[yes|no]",
                        "me_weighted_b_mode": "[yes|no]",
                        "enable_fast_intra_decisions": "[no|yes|slow]",
                        "enable_fast_inter_decisions": "[no|yes|slow]",
                        "calc_quality": "[disabled|psnr|ssim|psnr-ssim]",
                        "min_quant": "[MinQuant]",
                        "max_quant": "[MaxQuant]",
                        "max_slice_size": "[MaxSliceSize]",
                        "low_delay": "[yes|no]",
                        "air_mode": "[yes|no]",
                        "constrained_intra_pred": "[ConstrainedIintraPprediction]",
                        "air_split_frequency": "[IntraLinesFrequency]",
                        "air_qp_offset": "[QPOffset]",
                        "use_deblocking_filter": "[yes|no]",
                        "adaptive_deblocking": "[yes|no]",
                        "deblocking_alphaC0_offset": "[DeblockingAlphaC0Offset]",
                        "deblocking_beta_offset": "[DeblockingBetaOffset]",
                        "stream_type": "[I|I-sei|II|II-no-sei]",
                        "bit_depth_luma": "[8|10]",
                        "bit_depth_chroma": "[8|10]",
                        "vui_presentation": "[VUIPresentation]",
                        "write_au_delimiters": "[yes|no]",
                        "write_seq_end_code": "[VUIPresentation]",
                        "write_timestamps": "[no|partial|full]",
                        "timestamp_offset": "[TimestampOffset]",
                        "drop_frame_timecode": "[yes|no]",
                        "write_single_sei_per_nalu": "[yes|no]",
                        "write_seq_par_set": "[idr|i-frame]",
                        "write_pic_par_set": "[idr|i-frame|picture]",
                        "log2_max_poc": "[Log2MaxPoc]",
                        "log2_max_frame_num": "[Log2MaxFrameNum]",
                        "pic_order_cnt_type": "[0|2]",
                        "pic_order_present_flag": "[yes|no]",
                        "fixed_frame_rate": "[yes|no]",
                        "frame_based_timing": "[yes|no]",
                        "frame_packing_arrangement_mode": "[FramePackingArrangementMode]",
                        "stream_creation_product_info": "[none|ll|ds]",
                        "write_pic_timing_sei": "[yes|no]",
                        "normalize_dts": "[yes|no]",
                        "min_idr_interval": "[MinIdrInterval]",
                        "adaptive_b_frames": "[yes|no]",
                        "idr_frequency": "[first|every|every-second]",
                        "fixed_i_position": "[yes|no]",
                        "isolated_gops": "[yes|no]",
                        "leading_b_frames": "[yes|no]",
                        "fast_multi_ref_me": "[greedy|heuristic|combine]",
                        "fast_sub_block_me": "[greedy|heuristic|combine]",
                        "allow_out_of_pic_mvs": "[yes|no]",
                        "constrained_ref_list": "[yes|no]",
                        "motion_search_pattern": "[MotionSearchPattern]",
                        "chroma_me": "[ChromaMe]",
                        "enable_intra_big": "[EnableIntraBig]",
                        "enable_intra_8x8": "[EnableIntra8x8]",
                        "enable_intra_4x4": "[EnableIntra4x4]",
                        "enable_intra_pcm": "[EnableIntraPcm]",
                        "enable_inter_big": "[EnableInterBig]",
                        "enable_inter_8x8": "[EnableInter8x8]",
                        "enable_inter_4x4": "[EnableInter4x4]",
                        "enable_inter_pcm": "[EnableInterPcm]",
                        "fast_rd_optimization": "[accurate|fast|combine]",
                        "quant_mode": "[0|1|2|3]",
                        "grain_opt_strength": "[yes|no]",
                        "rdo_ip_4x4": "[off|fast|slow]",
                        "adaptive_quant_strength": "[AdaptiveQuantStrength]",
                        "denoise_strength_y": "[DenoiseStrengthY]",
                        "denoise_strength_c": "[DenoiseStrengthC]",
                        "black_norm_level": "[BlackNormLevel]",
                        "pulse_reduction": "[PulseReduction]",
                        "afd": "[AFD]",
                        "chroma_format": "[420|422]"
                    }
                    // stream params
                },
                {
                    // stream params
                }
            ]
            // format params
        }
    }
}

Parameter

Description

Allowed Values

Default Value

interlace_mode

Video interlacing mode

pure, mbaff

pure

level

Video Level

Positive integer number
10 – 1.0,
11 – 1.1,
12 – 1.2,
13 – 1.3,
16 – 1b,
20 – 2.0,
21 – 2.1,
22 – 2.2,
30 – 3.0,
31 – 3.1,
32 – 3.2,
40 – 4.0,
41 – 4.1,
42 – 4.2,
50 – 5.0,
51 – 5.1,
52 – 5.2,
6 – 6,
61 – 6.1,
62 – 6.2,
100 – auto

none

refs

Refs

Positive integer number

none

bf

Bframes

Positive integer number

none

search_range

Search range

Positive integer number

none

max_l0_active

List0 reference frames

Positive integer number

none

max_l1_active

List1 reference frames

Positive integer number

none

allow_override_max_l0_l1

Allow_override_max_l0_l1

yes, no

none

quant_pI

I slices quantization

Positive integer number between 0 and 51 inclusive

none

quant_pP

P slices quantization

Positive integer number between 0 and 51 inclusive

none

quant_pB

B slices quantization

Positive integer number between 0 and 51 inclusive

none

inter_search_shape

Inter search shape

16x16, 16x8, 8x8

none

entropy_coding_mode

Entropy coding mode

CAVLC, CABAC

none

use_hadamard_transform

Use hadamard transform

yes, no, refs

none

video_format

Video format

-1 – auto,
5 – unspecified,
0 – component,
1 – pal,
2 – ntsc,
3 – secam,
4 – mac

none

num_units_in_tick

Number of time units in tick

Positive integer number

none

timescale

Timescale

Positive integer number

none

vbv_buffer_fullness

Initial CBP fullness

Positive integer number

none

vbv_buffer_fullness_trg

Target fullness

Positive integer number

none

vcsd_mode

Scene detection

off, idr

none

cpb_removal_delay

CBP removal delay

Positive integer number

none

bit_rate_scale

Bitrate scale

Positive integer number

none

cpb_size_scale

CBP scale

Positive integer number

none

min_frame_size

Max frame size

Positive integer number

none

max_frame_size

Max frame size

Positive integer number

none

hrd_maintain

HRD maintain

yes, no

none

hrd_low_delay

HRD low delay

yes, no

none

smooth_factor

Smooth factor

Positive integer number

none

hrd_preview

HRD preview

yes, no

yes

slice_arg

Slices number per picture

Positive integer number greater than or equal to 1

none

b_slice_reference

B pictures as a reference

yes, no

none

b_slice_pyramid

B pictures as a reference

yes, no

none

cb_offset

Cb_offset

Integer number between -12 and 12 inclusive

none

cr_offset

Cr_offset

Integer number

none

me_subpel_mode

Subpixel motion search depth

full,
half,
quarter,
quarter_pel_on_ref

none

me_weighted_p_mode

Weighted P mode

yes, no

none

me_weighted_b_mode

Weighted P mode

yes, no

none

enable_fast_intra_decisions

Fast intra coding decision

no, yes, slow

none

enable_fast_inter_decisions

Fast inter coding decision

no, yes, slow

none

calc_quality

Quality metrics calculation

disabled,
psnr,
ssim,
psnr-ssim

none

min_quant

Min quantization

Positive integer number between 0 and 51 inclusive

none

max_quant

Max quantization

Positive integer number between 0 and 51 inclusive

none

max_slice_size

Max slice size

Positive integer number

none

low_delay

Low delay

yes, no

none

air_mode

Adaptive Intra Refresh delay

yes, no

none

constrained_intra_pred

Constrained intra prediction

Positive integer number

none

air_split_frequency

Intra lines frequency

Positive integer number

none

air_qp_offset

QP offset for AIR mode

Positive integer number between -10 and 10 inclusive

none

use_deblocking_filter

Use deblocking filter

yes, no

none

adaptive_deblocking

Adaptive deblocking

yes, no

none

deblocking_alphaC0_offset

Specifies the offset used in accessing alpha deblocking filter table for filtering operations controlled by the macroblocks within a slice

Integer number between -6 and 6 inclusive

none

deblocking_beta_offset

Specifies the offset used in accessing beta deblocking filter table for filtering operations controlled by the macroblocks within a slice

Integer number between -6 and 6 inclusive

none

stream_type

NALU stream types

I,
I-sei,
II,
II-no-sei

none

bit_depth_luma

Bit depth luminance

8, 10

none

bit_depth_chroma

Bit depth chrominance

8, 10

none

vui_presentation

VUI presentation

Positive integer number

none

write_au_delimiters

Write access unit delimiters

yes, no

none

write_seq_end_code

Write sequence end code

no, stream-end, before-idr

none

write_timestamps

Write picture timing information

no, partial, full

none

timestamp_offset

Frame based timestamp offset

Integer number

none

drop_frame_timecode

Use NTSC drop frame timecode

yes, no

none

write_single_sei_per_nalu

Encapsulate each SEI into its own NAL unit

yes, no

none

write_seq_par_set

Sequence parameter set

idr, i-frame

none

write_pic_par_set

Picture parameter set

idr, i-frame, picture

none

log2_max_poc

Custom log2_max_pic_order_cnt_lsb_minus4

Integer number between 4 and 16 inclusive

8

log2_max_frame_num

Custom log2_max_frame_num_minus4

Integer number between 4 and 16 inclusive

8

pic_order_cnt_type

Custom pic_order_cnt_type

0, 2

none

pic_order_present_flag

Custom pic_order_cnt_type

yes, no

none

fixed_frame_rate

VUI fixed_frame_rate_flag

yes, no

none

frame_based_timing

Write frame rate in VUI

yes, no

none

frame_packing_arrangement_mode

Frame packing arrangement mode

none,
checkboard,
column-interleaving,
row-interleaving,
side-by-side,
top-bottom

none

stream_creation_product_info

Product name and version number in a stream

none, ll, ds

none

write_pic_timing_sei

Picture timing SEI message

yes, no

none

normalize_dts

Normalize DTS

yes, no

none

min_idr_interval

Minimum IDR

Integer number

none

adaptive_b_frames

Adaptive B-frames

yes, no

none

idr_frequency

I-frames as IDR

first, every, every-second

none

fixed_i_position

Fixed I position

yes, no

none

isolated_gops

Isolated GOPs

yes, no

none

leading_b_frames

Leading B-frames

yes, no

none

fast_multi_ref_me

Fast decisions for multi-ref ME

greedy, heuristic, combine

none

fast_sub_block_me

Fast decisions for sub-block ME

greedy, heuristic, combine

none

allow_out_of_pic_mvs

Use pixels beyond the picture boundaries

yes, no

none

constrained_ref_list

Constrained reference picture list

yes, no

none

motion_search_pattern

Motion search pattern

diamond,
hex-horizontal,
hex-horizontal-flat,
hex-vertical,
hex-vertical-flat

none

chroma_me

Inter-macroblocks chroma evaluation

Positive integer number

none

enable_intra_big

Use 16x16 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_intra_8x8

Use 8x8 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_intra_4x4

Use 4x4 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_intra_pcm

Use PCM intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_inter_big

Use 16x16 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_inter_8x8

Use 8x8 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_inter_4x4

Use 4x4 intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

enable_inter_pcm

Use PCM intra prediction modes

Positive integer number

none

fast_rd_optimization

Fast Rate Distortion optimization

accurate, fast, combine

none

quant_mode

Quantization optimization mode

0,
1,
2,
3

none

grain_opt_strength

Scalable film grain optimization

yes, no

none

rdo_ip_4x4

RDO based selection of best Intra mode

off, fast, slow

none

adaptive_quant_strength

Aadaptive quantization strengths

Positive integer number

none

denoise_strength_y

Luma denoise strength

Positive integer number between 0 and 100 inclusive

none

denoise_strength_c

Chroma denoise strength

Positive integer number between 0 and 100 inclusive

none

black_norm_level

Pre-encoding black normalization level

Positive integer number between 0 and 255 inclusive

none

pulse_reduction

Key frame pulsing reduction

Positive integer number between 0 and 10 inclusive

none

afd

Active Format Descriptor

none – none
16x9_top – 16:9 top aligned
14x9_top – 14:9 top aligned
gt_16x9 – Wider than 16:9 active picture
coded_frame – Full Frame image
4x3_centre – 4:3 Image
16x9_centre – 16:9 Image
14x9_centre – 14:9 Image
4x3_as_14x9 – 4:3 with shoot and protect 14:9 centre
16x9_as_14x9 – 16:9 with shoot and protect 14:9 centre
16x9_as_4x3 – 16:9 with shoot and protect 4:3 centre

none

chroma_format

Chrominance sampling

420 – 4:2:0 colour sampling
422 – 4:2:2 colour sampling

none