rav1e VS dav1d

Compare rav1e vs dav1d and see what are their differences.


The fastest and safest AV1 encoder. (by xiph)


A read-only mirror of dav1d source code repository. The origin is at https://code.videolan.org/videolan/dav1d/ (by videolan)
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rav1e dav1d
69 2
3,219 264
2.3% 2.7%
9.4 6.1
8 days ago 2 days ago
Assembly Assembly
BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License BSD 2-clause "Simplified" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of rav1e. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-14.


Posts with mentions or reviews of dav1d. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rav1e and dav1d you can also consider the following projects:


rav1e - The fastest and safest AV1 encoder

ffmpeg-build-script - The FFmpeg build script provides an easy way to build a static FFmpeg on OSX and Linux with non-free codecs included.

libavif - libavif - Library for encoding and decoding .avif files

obs-amd-encoder - AMD Advanced Media Framework Encoder Plugin for Open Broadcaster Studio

SVT-AV1 - Welcome to the GitHub repo for the SVT-AV1! This repo is set to read-only for archiving purposes. Please join us at https://gitlab.com/AOMediaCodec/SVT-AV1. We look forward to seeing you there

broot - A new way to see and navigate directory trees : https://dystroy.org/broot

NotEnoughAV1Encodes - GUI for AV1 (aomenc, rav1e & svt-av1)

qt-avif-image-plugin - Qt plug-in to allow Qt and KDE based applications to read/write AVIF images.

vvenc - Fraunhofer Versatile Video Encoder (VVenC)

av-scenechange - Scenechange detection tool