[vdr] Compressing VDR recordings without losing quality.

jori.hamalainen at teliasonera.com jori.hamalainen at teliasonera.com
Fri Oct 29 10:28:20 CEST 2010

> Like I said, you aren't going to get smaller files without making a sacrifice.
> If less filsize is most important to you then you should focus on a target
> bitrate at the expensive of quality.

One option is to requantize original MPEG2 stream.


It makes your file smaller with minimal quality loss on video 'focus' area. But it is fairly fast and easy to use via pipes. Demux -> requant -> Remux.

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