MPEG-2 Video Decoder

A DirectShow filter for high-quality decoding of MPEG-2 video streams.


AVObjects MPEG-2 Decoder is a high-performance DirectShow decoder for MPEG-2 video.


  • Uses up to 8 processors to decode each frame.
  • Highly optimized for the Intel processor family.
  • Supported profiles: Simple, Main, High.
  • Supported levels: Low, Main, High 1440, High.
  • Supports HD resolutions up to 1920x1080.
  • Compressed chroma formats: 4:2:0, 4:2:2.
  • Picture coding types: I, P, B.
  • Uncompressed color spaces: YUY2, UYVY, YVYU, YV12, I420, ARGB32, RGB32, RGB24, RGB565, RGB555.
  • Uncompressed formats: FORMAT_VideoInfo, FORMAT_VideoInfo2.
Specifications and description of user interfaces can be found in the .idl file in the \Idl folder of the filter installation directory.

Supported MPEG-2 Standards

  • ISO/IEC 13818-2 / ITU-T Rec. H.262

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Single Application License950 EUR

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