FFmpeg VS OpenH264

Compare FFmpeg vs OpenH264 and see what are their differences.

OpenH264

Open Source H.264 Codec (by cisco)
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FFmpeg OpenH264
380 10
33,753 4,850
2.5% 1.0%
10.0 6.8
4 days ago 25 days ago
C C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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FFmpeg

Posts with mentions or reviews of FFmpeg. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-25.

OpenH264

Posts with mentions or reviews of OpenH264. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-22.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing FFmpeg and OpenH264 you can also consider the following projects:

mpv - 🎥 Command line video player

hlsdl - C program to download VoD HLS (.m3u8) files

Exoplayer - An extensible media player for Android

ffmpeg-python - Python bindings for FFmpeg - with complex filtering support

obs-ndi - NewTek NDI integration for OBS Studio

libde265 - Open h.265 video codec implementation.

HandBrake - HandBrake's main development repository

jcodec - JCodec main repo

GStreamer - GStreamer open-source multimedia framework

mp4parser - A Java API to read, write and create MP4 files

osr2mp4-core - A program to convert osu replay file osr to mp4. Sample: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ugu_9yDSg0

Bento4 - Full-featured MP4 format, MPEG DASH, HLS, CMAF SDK and tools