Supported QuickTime Video Codec List

File size using the bellow codec for compressing 100 images of size 640x480 pixels (original size monochrome: 31.5MB, color RGB: 94.6MB)

Codec name FourCC Encoded Monochrome Encoded Color RGB
Animation 'rle ' 32,199,086 34,886,248
BMP 'WRLE' 32,278,161 96,826,757
PlanarRGB '8BPS' 31,154,604 89,031,151
Cinepack 'cvid' 5,012,133 4,910,873
DCVProPAL 'dvpp' 14,400,901 14,400,901
Graphics 'smc ' 28,765,634 14,523,814
H261 'h261' 3,624,525 2,647,233
H263 'h263' 1,941,121 1,344,901
H264 'avc1' 114,635 2,167,041
JPEG 'jpeg' 4,991,352 3,956,935
MPEG4Visual 'mp4v' 2,841,260 2,130,877
PNG 'png ' 22,375,266 42,437,842
Sorenson3 'SVQ3' 3,922,372 3,058,176
TIFF 'tiff' 31,270,736 96,941,054
Video 'rpza' 11,760,325 7,994,037
ComponentVideo 'yuv2' N/A N/A
MotionJPEGA 'mjpa' N/A N/A
MotionJPEGB 'mjpb' N/A N/A
SGI '.SGI' N/A N/A
MacPaint 'PNTG' N/A N/A
GIF 'gif ' N/A N/A
PhotoCD 'kpcd' N/A N/A
QuickDrawGX 'qdgx' N/A N/A
AVRJPEG 'avr ' N/A N/A
OpenDMLJPEG 'dmb1' N/A N/A
WindowsRaw 'WRAW' N/A N/A
Vector 'path' N/A N/A
QuickDraw 'qdrw' N/A N/A
WaterRipple 'ripl' N/A N/A
Fire 'fire' N/A N/A
Cloud 'clou' N/A N/A
DVCNTSC 'dvc ' N/A N/A
DVCPAL 'dvcp' N/A N/A
DCVPro50NTSC 'dv5n' N/A N/A
DCVPro50PAL 'dv5p' N/A N/A
DCVPro100NTSC 'dv1n' N/A N/A
DCVPro100PAL 'dv1p' N/A N/A
DCVPROHD720p 'dvhp' N/A N/A
DCVPROHD1080i60 'dvh6' N/A N/A
DCVPROHD1080i50 'dvh5' N/A N/A
Base 'base' N/A N/A
FLC 'flic' N/A N/A
Targa 'tga ' N/A N/A
ComponentVideoSigned 'yuvu' N/A N/A
ComponentVideoUnsigned 'yuvs' N/A N/A
CMYK 'cmyk' N/A N/A
MicrosoftVideo1 'msvc' N/A N/A
Sorenson 'SVQ1' N/A N/A
Indeo4 'IV41' N/A N/A
64ARGB 'b64a' N/A N/A
48RGB 'b48r' N/A N/A
32AlphaGray 'b32a' N/A N/A
16Gray 'b16g' N/A N/A
MpegYUV420 'myuv' N/A N/A
YUV420 'y420' N/A N/A
SorensonYUV9 'syv9' N/A N/A
422YpCbCr8 '2vuy' N/A N/A
444YpCbCr8 'v308' N/A N/A
4444YpCbCrA8 'v408' N/A N/A
422YpCbCr16 'v216' N/A N/A
422YpCbCr10 'v210' N/A N/A
444YpCbCr10 'v410' N/A N/A
4444YpCbCrA8R 'r408' N/A N/A
JPEG2000 'mjp2' N/A N/A
Pixlet 'pxlt' N/A N/A
RAW 'raw ' N/A N/A