Encoder Block - 2023.1 English

H.264/H.265 Video Codec Unit v1.2 Solutions LogiCORE IP Product Guide (PG252)

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The encoder block of the Video Codec Unit (VCU) core is a video encoder engine for processing video streams using the H.265 (ISO/IEC 23008-2 high-efficiency video coding) and H.264 (ISO/IEC 14496-10 advanced video coding) standards. It provides complete support for these standards, including support for 8-bit and 10-bit color depth, 4:2:0, 4:2:2, and 4:0:0 Chroma formats and up to 4K UHD at 60 Hz performance.

The VCU encoder block is shown in the following figure.

Figure 1. VCU Encoder Block