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New H.266 codec uses half the data to stream 4K video

New H.266 codec uses half the data to stream 4K video Sponsored Links Fraunhofer, the German company that helped develop the H.264, H.265 and MP3 encoding formats, has unveiled a new video encoding standard that could severely reduce streaming bottlenecks. Called H.266/Versatile Video Coding (VVC), it’s specifically designed for 4K and 8K streaming and reduces…