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Tourist
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hevc vs h264 video what is better

Witch one got better quality?
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GoPro
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Re: hevc vs h264 video what is better

Hello, @nobleboost4201. There is information at https://community.gopro.com/t5/en/HEVC-Explained/ta-p/394284 that might help. 

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Tourist
Posts: 13

Re: hevc vs h264 video what is better

That don't help anything.
Just want to know if I get more quality with hecv or h264
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Sightseer
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Re: hevc vs h264 video what is better

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The main difference is that HEVC allows for further reduced file size, and therefore reduced required bandwidth of your live video streams. Unlike H. 264 macroblocks, H. 265 processes information in what's called Coding Tree Units.