Thursday, 16 June 2011

ZiiLABS VP8 codec Delivers Smooth Playback of 1080p WebM Video on ZMS Processors


The rapid introduction of the 1080p VP8 decoder for the ZMS processors highlights the advantages of the StemCell media processing array when it comes to supporting emerging industry standards such as VP8 and the WebM format. The VP8 implementation takes full advantage of the programmability and performance of the array to enable smooth playback of 1080p WebM video using the VP8 codec.

At Computex tradeshow in May, 2011 ZiiLABS showed 1080p implementation of the VP8 codec on its JAGUAR Android 3.0 reference tablets. Based on the the ZMS-20 processor the JAGUAR platform provide OEMs and ODMs a range of Android 3.x compliant 7" and 10" tablet solutions that can be customized and taken to market.


If you want to know, what is WebM?

WebM is an open, royalty-free, media file format designed for the web and supported in HTML5 and on most browsers. WebM defines the file container structure, video and audio formats. WebM files consist of video streams compressed with the VP8 video codec and audio streams compressed with the Vorbis audio codec. The WebM file structure is based on the Matroska container. For more information on WebM visit:

Source:- ZiiLABS


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