The Moving Picture Experts Group

2-d video coding

Standard: MPEG-1
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-1 2 Video This standard specifies a compressed progressive video format
Standard: MPEG-2
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-2 2 Video This standard specifies a compression format for interlaced video
Standard: MPEG-4
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-4 2 Video This standard specifies a compression format for video objects
MPEG-4 7 Optimised software for MPEG-4 tools This standard specifies an optimised version of reference software for video
MPEG-4 10 Advanced Video Coding This standard specifies a video compression format more efficient than MPEG-4 Visual
MPEG-4 29 Web Video Coding Specification of a video compression format whose baseline profile is intended to be Type 1
MPEG-4 31 Video Coding for Browsers A standard that is expected to include a Type 1 Baseline Profile and one or more Type 2 Profiles
MPEG-4 33 Internet Video Coding Exploration targeting type 1 video compression format
Standard: MPEG-B
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-B 11 Green Metadata Exploration targeting a Green MPEG standard
Standard: MPEG-C
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-C 6 Tools for reconfigurable media coding implementations Collection of tools to implement RVC
Standard: MPEG-H
Standard Part # Part name Description
MPEG-H 2 High Efficiency Video Coding HEVC provides a novel video format with a compression capability twice that of AVC
MPEG-H 14 Conversion and coding practices for high-dynamic-range and wide-colour-gamut video A technical report providing examples of conversion and coding of high-dynamic-range and wide-colour-gamut video
Standard: Exploration
Standard Part # Part name Description
Exploration 10 High dynamic range and wide colour gamut A standard supporting advanced colour formats
Exploration 14 Additional Support for Coding of Interlaced Video in HEVC Exploration on the possible addition of interlace-specific coding tools in HEVC
Exploration 25 Network Distributed Media Coding Support for transcoding