New Beta for Media SDK

The Intel® Media SDK 1.5 Beta is now available as a free  download from the Media Development site!  The major features of this beta release include:

    • Support for Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)

    • Media Foundation samples

    • Plugins: source code MFTs (Decode: H.264, MPEG-2, and VC-1) Encode: H.264

    • Application (transcode/playback)

    • Enchanced Video Pre-Processing

    • Hardware accelerated re-sizing (scaling) and color conversion

    • Simple frame rate conversion (1:2,1:3, 2:1,3:1)

If you'd like to provide feedback on this release in the Media SDK Forum - be sure and mention you're working with the 1.5 beta.

- Pitz

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