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No. Test Title Command(s) Elapsed Time (wall clock) CPU Time File Size Example Images
1 original sintel_clip-original.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec rawvideo -an sintel_clip-original.mkv
21.16s 13.35s 564.0MB
2 lossless sintel_clip-ffv1-lossless.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec ffv1 -an sintel_clip-ffv1-lossless.mkv
30.62s 28.63s 75.0MB
3 lossless sintel_clip-ffvhuff-lossless.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec ffvhuff -an sintel_clip-ffvhuff-lossless.mkv
17.81s 15.38s 243.0MB
4 lossless sintel_clip-huffyuv-lossless.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec huffyuv -an sintel_clip-huffyuv-lossless.mkv
29.81s 25.38s 319.0MB
5 x264-lossless sintel_clip-x264-lossless_ultrafast.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec libx264 -vpre lossless_ultrafast -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-lossless_ultrafast.mkv
17.82s 24.58s 72.9MB
6 x264-lossless sintel_clip-x264-lossless_medium.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec libx264 -vpre lossless_medium -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-lossless_medium.mkv
34.69s 64.37s 59.0MB
7 x264-lossless sintel_clip-x264-lossless_max.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec libx264 -vpre lossless_max -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-lossless_max.mkv
404.1s 777.1s 57.0MB
8 x264-2p-veryslow sintel_clip-x264-veryslow-7000-2p.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -pass 1 -vcodec libx264 -vpre veryslow_firstpass -b 7000k -bt 7000k -an -threads 0 -f rawvideo -y /dev/null
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -pass 2 -vcodec libx264 -vpre veryslow -b 7000k -bt 7000k -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-veryslow-7000-2p.mkv
486.3s 911.0s 8.66MB
9 x264-2p-medium sintel_clip-x264-medium-8000-2p.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -pass 1 -vcodec libx264 -vpre medium_firstpass -b 8000k -bt 8000k -an -threads 0 -f rawvideo -y /dev/null
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -pass 2 -vcodec libx264 -vpre medium -b 8000k -bt 8000k -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-medium-8000-2p.mkv
95.72s 176.1s 9.87MB
10 x264-1p-veryslow sintel_clip-x264-veryslow-11000-1p.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec libx264 -vpre veryslow -b 11000k -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-veryslow-11000-1p.mkv
517.7s 983.3s 14.9MB
11 x264-1p-medium sintel_clip-x264-medium-12000-1p.mkv
ffmpeg -i sintel_clip-lossless.mkv -i sintel_clip.flac -vcodec libx264 -vpre medium -b 12000k -an -threads 0 sintel_clip-x264-medium-12000-1p.mkv
84.5s 155.9s 16.5MB