[FFmpeg-user] libx265 - 8-bit vs. 10-bit?

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sat Aug 8 10:38:08 CEST 2015

ogrgkyle <phthluar <at> gmail.com> writes:

> I am encoding with libx265 at very low bitrates, so I am 
> trying to get every bit of quality I can into the videos. 
> If I encoded to 10-bit libx265, would that produce a 
> higher-quality video than 8-bit at the same bitrate?

Yes, at least in theory.

Carl Eugen

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