Encode Time

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Encode Time

Post by jimhans »

Description of problem or question:

Why does it take longer to encode an MP4 file as compared to MKV file of the same size?

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Windows 10

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Re: Encode Time

Post by rollin_eng »

It shouldn’t if you are talking about encoding to those containers.

If you are talking about source files then encode time will vary.

Please post your logs so we can see what you are doing.
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Re: Encode Time

Post by mduell »

Because you're picking different settings (other than the container).
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