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Old Jun 1, 2007, 03:07 AM   #1
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What is the difference between x264 and H.264?

Also, will Quicktime and iTunes play x264 video?
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Old Jun 1, 2007, 05:24 AM   #2
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Find out for yourself - read all about it:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X264

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H264

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h.264 is a codec, and x264 is an encoder/encoding library to encode h.264 videos. It is a superior encoder to the quicktime h.264 encoder.

Yes, quicktime should play x264 encoded files fine.
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