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Kaby Lake CPU / iGPU feature Requests

Hi Enthusiasts and all alike,

 

HEVC 10-bit (color) video for 4K videos is coming soon to Netflix - Netflix in 4K and HEVC Decode - The NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Review: A Premium 4K Set Top Box

Ultra Blu Ray disc has been finalized - Blu-ray Disc Association Completes Ultra HD Blu-ray Specification and Releases New Logo

All new 4K films will be recorded to the new Ultra Blu Ray disc for consumer rental and purchases in HEVC Main10 profile. Added following link to highlight > (10-bit video) < - 4K Disc’s Official Name is Ultra HD Blu-ray: HDR, Rec.2020.

 

Finally YouTube has opted for VP9 10-bit video and YouTube owner Google has demoed VP9 video decoders at CES 2014. Watch a 6K Red Dragon sample video in 4K VP9 - the next generation codec for 4K YouTube streaming - EOSHD

 

Currently in recent release of intel's Skylake 6th Generation CPU >> iGPU Intel HD Graphics 530 << - has no full hardware HEVC (profile:) Main 10-bit video support, even though standards for 4k video in Ultra Blu Ray Disc were finalized in May 2015 see shortfalls see conclusion of article - Intel's Skylake GPU - Analyzing the Media Capabilities

 

Upcoming 2016 CPU "Kaby Lake" may have full (HW) support for HEVC 10-bit / VP9 10-bit video

A leak from benchlife.info indicates this www.legitreviews.com/intel-kaby-lake-processor-and-200-series-chipset-overview-posted_175350

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PLEASE VOTE FOR Support Every app HEVC 10-bit(HW) / VP9 10-bit(HW) "Decode" & "Encode" capabilities to be in CPU "Kaby Lake - iGPU (intel Quick Sync Video)"

note the Internet hasn't mentioned"Encode@" capabilities.

Poll Results
  • Support Every app HEVC 10-bit(HW) / VP9 10-bit(HW) "Decode" & "Encode" capabilities (100%)
    4/4
  • Netflix HEVC 10-bit(HW) / VP9 10-bit(HW) "Decode" & "Encode" capabilities (0%)
    0/4
  • Ultra Blu ray HEVC 10-bit(HW) / VP9 10-bit(HW) "Decode" & "Encode" capabilities (0%)
    0/4
  • Image & video Editors, Creators HEVC 10-bit(HW) / VP9 10-bit(HW) "Decode" & "Encode" capabilities (0%)
    0/4

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